MOBILE POINT

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MOBILE POINT
    • Operator : SEA BULK TOWING
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 4000
  • Location
    • City : MOBILE
    • STATE : AL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 12
  • Size
    • Register length : 86.7 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 90 Feet
    • Overall Length : 86.7 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 90 Feet
    • Load draft : 16.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 16 Feet
    • Height : 23 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1999
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1078977

SEA BULK TOWING

  • Area of Operation : TAMPA BAY, FL
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING/SHIP DOCKING

GASPARILLA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GOLIATH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HAWK

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HOLLYWOOD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NEW RIVER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NIKE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SABINE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAMSON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. JOHNS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUWANNEE RIVER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TAMPA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TITAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

YANKEE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ATLAS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BUCCANEER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CONDOR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EAGLE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ENERGY HERCULES

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ENERGY ZEUS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ESCAMBIA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Big Ship Ready Port Dredging Kicks off 2020

Big Ship Ready Port Dredging Kicks off 2020

The end of the 2019 saw some unprecedented funding measure pass through Congress and signed into law by President Trump.  The Gulf and East Coast have continued to receive significant funding to help deepen and widen navigational channels and gateways.  One of the projects passed into law included the Gulf Coast Regional Demonstration Project.

USS Hershel 'Woody' Williams Commissioned

USS Hershel 'Woody' Williams Commissioned

The U.S. Navy commissioned its newest Expeditionary Sea Base, USS Hershel “Woody” Williams (ESB 4), during a ceremony Saturday, March 7, in Norfolk, Va.USS Hershel “Woody” Williams is optimized to support a variety of maritime-based missions and designed around four core capabilities: aviation facilities, berthing, equipment staging support, and command and control assets.

Robust Dredging on America’s Inland Waterways

Robust Dredging on America’s Inland Waterways

Inland Dredging Company helps keep commerce flowing on America’s inland waterway system.Dyersburg, Tenn. based Inland Dredging Company completed dredging projects spanning eight states and across four U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Districts. Beginning in July and finishing in December (2019), Inland Dredging crews dredged ports and harbors along the Mighty Mississippi River, Ouachita River

Fincantieri Delivers Virgin Voyages' Scarlet Lady

Fincantieri Delivers Virgin Voyages' Scarlet Lady

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri said it has presented Scarlet Lady, the first of four new cruise ships it is building for new cruise ship operator Virgin Voyages, part of Richard Branson’s Virgin Group.The 110,00-gross-ton Scarlet Lady, constructed at the builder's shipyard in Genoa Sestri Ponente, is 278 meters long and 38 meters wide.

Vessels Queue Grows as Salvage Continues on the Intracoastal Waterway

Vessels Queue Grows as Salvage Continues on the Intracoastal Waterway

Nearly 200 towing vessels and 600 barges are queued on the Intracoastal Waterway while salvors work to clear a halved and partially sunken rock barge near Berwick, La., the U.S. Coast Guard said.A section of waterway has been closed since Sunday night, when a towing vessel pushing six rock-filled hopper barges ran aground at mile marker 99.

Seaborne Nuclear Power Plant Docks in Russia

Seaborne Nuclear Power Plant Docks in Russia

Russia's first-floating nuclear power plant has arrived to its permanent base near an isolated Russian town across the Bering Strait from Alaska, Russian state nuclear energy company Rosatom said on Saturday.Developed by Rosatom, the plant, known as "Akademik Lomonosov", set off on a 5,000 km (3,100 mile) journey on Aug. 23 through Arctic waters to reach the Chukotka region.

RMK: Targeting “Next Wave of Tanker Demand” in 2021-22

RMK: Targeting “Next Wave of Tanker Demand” in 2021-22

RMK Marine Shipyard is located in the Tuzla/Istanbul, Turkey, since 1997 as part of the Koc Group of Companies (https://www.koc.com.tr/en-us) which is Turkey’s biggest conglomerate.  It specializes in shipbuilding as well as super/mega yacht refit, conversion and new building projects.

Pirates Rob Korean Bulk Carrier

Pirates Rob Korean Bulk Carrier

Pirates attacked a South Korean-flagged cargo ship in the South China Sea early on Monday, stealing thousands of dollars in cash and even the sailors' shoes, South Korean authorities said.Two people sustained minor injuries when seven pirates boarded the CK Bluebell and made off with $13,000 and belongings including mobile phones, clothes and shoes from the 22-strong crew

MarAd Grants Fuel U.S. Shipyard Growth

MarAd Grants Fuel U.S. Shipyard Growth

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) announced $19.6 million in grants to support capital improvements at 28 U.S. small shipyards as a part of its Small Shipyard Grant program. The grants enable small shipyards to modernize equipment and processes to fuel future growth.

Keppel-Aibel Team Wins German Offshore Gig

Keppel-Aibel Team Wins German Offshore Gig

Norwegian energy services provider Aibel AS and a unit of Singaporean conglomerate Keppel Corporation have jointly won a contract to deliver two converter stations as part of the DolWin cluster servicing German offshore wind farms.The grid operator TenneT Offshore has tasked Aibel and Keppel O&M, a unit of Keppel Corp, with the design, engineering, procurement, construction

Eye on Innovation: RNLI's L&R Tractor

Eye on Innovation: RNLI's L&R Tractor

Coming in the April 2019 edition of Maritime Reporter & Engineering News we report on the latest lifeboat to join the fleet of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution, the main sea rescue service in the UK and Ireland, the waterjet-propelled Shannon class, RNLI says is its most agile and maneuverable all-weather lifeboat yet to be deployed.

Digitalization & A Connected Workplace

Digitalization & A Connected Workplace

Technology, from mobile to cloud to social media, have all had an enormous impact on the way companies operate and interact with their staff and customers. However, research from technology media company IDG, found that while 89% of companies plan to adopt a digital-first strategy, only 44% of them have actually done it.