MICHIGAN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MICHIGAN
    • Operator : TWO B COASTAL LEASING LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : MUSKEGON
    • STATE : MI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 349
    • Full Load Capacity : 700 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 120 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 33 Feet
    • Overall Length : 120 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 33 Feet
    • Load draft : 10.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3 Feet
    • Height : 10.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1942
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1198505

TWO B COASTAL LEASING LLC

  • Area of Operation : GREAT LAKES AND CONNECTING WATERS
  • Principal Commodity : PERFORM CONSTRUCTION WORK

DEFIANCE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DULUTH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ETHAN GEORGE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

FISCHER HAYDEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SARAH B

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DECK SCOW

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HANNAH AVERY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HENRY GRANT

  • Type : Other
  • Construction : Steel

JACQUELYN

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

U

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WISCONSIN

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

US Postal Service Sending Mail on Ships

US Postal Service Sending Mail on Ships

The U.S. Postal Service is using ships for overseas transport as the number of commercial flights typically used to send mail abroad has plummeted due to the coronavirus pandemic. The agency said on April 23 that a first mail shipment bound for Europe departed JFK International Service Center in New York three days earlier and is being transported on a containership scheduled to arrive at the

MARAD Takes New Approach to Government Shipbuilding

MARAD Takes New Approach to Government Shipbuilding

Maritime Administration implements new way of doing business in government shipbuildingNot only is the Maritime Administration (MARAD) back in the shipbuilding business with the National Security Multi-Mission Vessels (NSMV), the agency is using an innovative procurement method using an indefinite delivery

Metal Shark Building Launch for Pascagoula Pilots

Metal Shark Building Launch for Pascagoula Pilots

Shipbuilder Metal Shark said it is building a welded aluminum 55’ x 17’ pilot boat for the Pascagoula Bar Pilots Association in Mississippi, scheduled for delivery later this year.Designed in-house, the new 55 Defiant Pilot being built for Pascagoula Pilots incorporates the“faceted hull” design initially developed by Metal Shark for the U.S.

LCS 19 Completes Acceptance Trials

LCS 19 Completes Acceptance Trials

Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) 19, the future USS St. Louis, has completed acceptance trials in Lake Michigan and will now undergo final outfitting and fine-tuning before delivery to the US Navy early next year.Christened and launched on December 15, 2018, LCS 19 was built by Marinette Marine in Marinette, Wis. The vessel is the seventh ship in naval service named after St. Louis, Mo.

INSIGHTS: Sean Fernstrum, President, R.W. Fernstrum

INSIGHTS: Sean Fernstrum, President, R.W. Fernstrum

This month, listen in as Sean Fernstrum weighs in on how his firm arrived at its enviable market position, what comes next, and why.Sean Fernstrum is a third-generation owner of R.W Fernstrum & Company. He graduated from Michigan Technological University in 1990 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Scientific and Technical Communications.

Interview: Cory Wood, VP, Bristol Harbor Group

Interview: Cory Wood, VP, Bristol Harbor Group

Born at the University of Michigan in the early 1990s, Bristol Harbor Group (BHG) has grown into a diverse and widely respected naval architecture and marine engineering firm. Cory Wood, Vice President and one of the four co-founders of BHG, discusses the companies past and design drivers to power its future.

U.S. DOT Names Nine Marine Highway Projects

U.S. DOT Names Nine Marine Highway Projects

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) today announced the designation of nine Marine Highway Projects and a Marine Highway Route that will benefit Connecticut, Florida, Michigan, New York, Oregon, Texas, Virginia, Washington State and American Samoa. Marine highways are navigable waterways that can be used as alternate options to traditional shipping methods.

St. Louis Regional Freightway: Prepare now for Lock Closures

St. Louis Regional Freightway: Prepare now for Lock Closures

Lock Closures Starting on the Illinois Waterway This Summer May Result in  More Freight Flowing Through St. Louis Region.Businesses that move or handle commodities on the Illinois Waterway system are being encouraged to start making alternative plans due the scheduled closure of locks on that inland waterway system. With a two-week closure planned by the U.S.

US Underestimates Offshore Oil Methane Emissions -Study

US Underestimates Offshore Oil Methane Emissions -Study

Offshore oil and gas drilling operations in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico emit far more methane than government estimates suggest, according to a study released on Monday by the University of Michigan.Drilling platforms emit about half a teragram (Tg) of the planet-warming gas each year, according to the study

MARAD Awards Marine Highways Grants

MARAD Awards Marine Highways Grants

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) on Monday announced more than $7.5 million in grants to nine Marine Highway projects. The funding, provided by MARAD’s America’s Marine Highway Program, will go toward enhancing existing services in Florida, South Carolina, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Oregon, Texas, Virginia, and Washington“This $7.

US Patent Approval for Wave Energy

US Patent Approval for Wave Energy

AW-Energy Oy, a Finnish wave energy technology developer, received an “approval” for AW-Energy’s patent application from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).The patent [PCT/050485] provides AW-Energy with broad IP protection of its latest generation WaveRoller device including a range of operating improvements made to the device’s system and infrastructure

Great Lakes Towing Christens Tug Michigan

Great Lakes Towing Christens Tug Michigan

Great Lakes Towing Company (GLT),  the largest U.S.-flag tugboat company engaged in towing on the Great Lakes, has celebrated its 120th anniversary with the christening of their newest tugboat, the Tug Michigan.The Tug Michigan was christened by vessel sponsor, Carolyn Watkins, Chief, Office of Environmental Education and Administrator