MR. CHESTER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MR. CHESTER
    • Operator : MARQUETTE TRANSPORTATION COMPANY OFFSHORE, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1500
  • Location
    • City : GALLIANO
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 64
  • Size
    • Register length : 66.4 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26 Feet
    • Overall Length : 70 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 26 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7.5 Feet
    • Height : 42 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1981
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 642927

MARQUETTE TRANSPORTATION COMPANY OFFSHORE, LLC

  • Area of Operation : LAKES, BAYS AND SOUNDS OF THE GULF COAST AND THE GULF OF MEXICO; AND THE EAST COAST
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

LAYLA RENEE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS CALLIE CATE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS EMILY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS GLORIA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS KATIE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS NIZ

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MR. CONNOR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TRIDENT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Iran Urges Greece to Cooperate Over Seized Ships Without US Role

Iran Urges Greece to Cooperate Over Seized Ships Without US Role

Iran urged Greece on Tuesday to cooperate to resolve a crisis over the seizure of ships without involving the United States, after Iranian forces seized two Greek tankers in the Gulf following the seizure of an Iranian vessel off Greece.Tehran seized the Greek ships on Friday after Athens impounded the Iranian-flagged Pegas in April.

First China-built Dual-fuel Methanol Powered Tanker Starts Sea Trials

First China-built Dual-fuel Methanol Powered Tanker Starts Sea Trials

Guangzhou Shipyard International  (GSI) has started sea trials of the Stena Pro Patria, the first methanol-powered dual-fuel tanker constructed in China in what has been described as a 'watershed moment' in the development of methanol as an alternative fuel for medium-range tankers.

Hafnia Grows Its Tanker Fleet by 44

Hafnia Grows Its Tanker Fleet by 44

Tanker shipping company Hafnia on Thursday announced it has completed its acquisition of 32 product/chemical tankers from Chemical Tankers and 12 LR1 tankers from Scorpio Tankers.Singapore-headquartered Hafnia, created through a merger between Hafnia Tankers and BW Tankers in 2019, now has an owned fleet of 152 vessels and commercially managed fleet of 242 vessels.

Stolt-Nielsen CEO to Step Down after More Than Two Decades in Position

Stolt-Nielsen CEO to Step Down after More Than Two Decades in Position

Niels G. Stolt-Nielsen has decided to step down from his role as Chief Executive Officer of chemical tanker operator Stolt-Nielsen Limited.The company said Wednesday he'd continue as CEO and as a Director on the Board until the appointment process for a successor has been completed. Niels G.

Nippon Foundation, DeepStar Launch Joint Decarbonization R&D Program

Nippon Foundation, DeepStar Launch Joint Decarbonization R&D Program

The Nippon Foundation signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the offshore technology development consortium DeepStar to establish a joint research and development program focused on decarbonization in offshore oil and gas, with a focus on renewable energy and the environment.

First Methanol Dual-fuel Tanker Launched for Proman Stena Bulk

First Methanol Dual-fuel Tanker Launched for Proman Stena Bulk

The first in a series of three new 49,900 dwt methanol dual-fuel MR tankers has been launched for a joint venture between Proman and Stena Bulk.Stena Pro Patria’s launching took place at Guangzhou Shipyard International (GSI), which is the first Chinese shipyard to build a Methanol Dual-Fuel vessel.

Supply Chain Shocks: Ocean Shipping Challenges Abound

Supply Chain Shocks: Ocean Shipping Challenges Abound

Supply chain issues tied to liner shipping have been front page news throughout 2021; just about everyone agrees that there’s a problem. The underlying cause is right out of Economics 101: a surge in demand for moving containerized cargo, in the face of “inelastic” throughput capacity (which includes vessels and their landside interfaces to surface transportation

Profitability Still a Way Off for Tanker Shipping -BIMCO

Profitability Still a Way Off for Tanker Shipping -BIMCO

New virus mutations and outbreaks have slowed the recovery in global oil demand as some countries lock down again and international travel remains complicated.Drivers of demand and freight ratesTo say that the summer has not been kind to the crude oil shipping industry would be an understatement.

New Tanker Ship Design Reportedly Hits IMO 2050 Emission Targets Using Fossil Fuels

New Tanker Ship Design Reportedly Hits IMO 2050 Emission Targets Using Fossil Fuels

RINA issues an Approval in Principle (AiP) of Swedish designer FKAB Marine Design’s hydrogen powered MR Tanker, the first AiP of a design using currently viable technology and fuels that achieves IMO 2050 targets. Conceived by the class society and designed by FKAB, the propulsion is based on combining the ship’s fuel (LNG) with steam to produce hydrogen and CO2.

RINA Grants AIP for Hydrogen-powered MR Tanker

RINA Grants AIP for Hydrogen-powered MR Tanker

Classification society RINA said it has granted approval in principle (AIP) for a hydrogen-powered MR tanker designed by FKAB Marine Design using currently viable technology and fuels that achieves IMO 2050 targets.Conceived by the class society and designed by FKAB, the propulsion is based on combining the ship’s fuel (LNG) with steam to produce hydrogen and CO2.

Tor Svanes, "Mr. ECDIS",  Chronicled in New Book

Tor Svanes, "Mr. ECDIS", Chronicled in New Book

NAVTOR CEO Tor Svanes is "Mr. ECDIS", at least that't the title he's been given in a new book charting his life story as well as his role in the development of maritime e-Navigation. Author Tønnes H. Gundersen details the voyage that took Svanes from electrician’s apprentice in the small town of Egersund, Southern Norway, to a globally renowned figure in this key smart shipping niche.

Brian Cuccias Receives Navy League’s Nimitz Award

Brian Cuccias Receives Navy League’s Nimitz Award

Brian Cuccias, the retired president of Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE: HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division, accepted the Navy League of the United States' Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz Award today. The Navy League presented the award at the annual Sea-Air-Space exposition in National Harbor, Maryland.