MSC

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MSC
    • Operator : SUNFLOWER ENTERPRISES, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : DUBUQUE
    • STATE : IA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 635
    • Full Load Capacity : 1592 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 200 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 35 Feet
    • Overall Length : 200 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 35 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.5 Feet
    • Height : 14 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1975
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : NOT/DOC

SUNFLOWER ENTERPRISES, LLC

  • Area of Operation : WESTERN RIVERS
  • Principal Commodity : MARINE CONSTRUCTION

ERNIE D

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KATIE ANN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KAW

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MICHAEL G

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SCARLETT RIVER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BH1

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BILLY D

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HMT

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LUKE HAYES

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

N

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Fincantieri Bags 'Ultra-luxury' Cruise Ship Order

Fincantieri Bags 'Ultra-luxury' Cruise Ship Order

Italian shipbuilding group Fincantieri said it has secured a contract to build up to three "ultra-luxury" cruise ships for an unnamed international buyer.The €1.2 billion deal is for one vessel to be delivered by the end of 2025, with options for two additional vessels, Fincantieri said.Fincantieri did not share any specifics about the cruise ships' size and technical details.

Fincantieri to Build Hydrogen-powered Cruise Ships for MSC's Explora Journeys

Fincantieri to Build Hydrogen-powered Cruise Ships for MSC's Explora Journeys

Italian shipbuilding group Fincantieri on Wednesday announced it has signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with Explora Journeys, the luxury travel brand of the MSC Group's cruise division, for the construction of two hydrogen-powered luxury cruise ships.EXPLORA V and EXPLORA VI will feature a new generation of liquefied natural gas (LNG) engines that will tackle the issue of methane slip and

Three Injured in Containership Engine Room Blast

Three Injured in Containership Engine Room Blast

Three crewmembers were injured by an explosion in the engine room aboard a containership off the coast of France on Tuesday.The blast on board the Panama-flagged MSC Rachele occurred while the vessel was about 20 nautical miles south of Cape Cépet, en route from from Napoli, Italy to the port of Fos-sur-Mer.

Old is Gold: Sky-high Cost of Ageing Containerships Sounds Inflation SOS

Old is Gold: Sky-high Cost of Ageing Containerships Sounds Inflation SOS

Shipping companies are transforming rust buckets into gold mines in a modern-day alchemy that could fuel already rampant inflation for years to come.The disruption to world trade caused by pandemic lockdowns and a shortage of new cargo vessels has pushed freight rates for ageing containerships to record highs.

Global Ports Gets Takeover Approach from Shipping Firm MSC

Global Ports Gets Takeover Approach from Shipping Firm MSC

Global Ports Holding PLC, the world's largest cruise port operator, said on Wednesday it had received an approach about a potential cash offer from Swiss-based MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company.Shares of the London-listed company closed up 19% at 109 pence and marked their best day in two years after Global Ports confirmed a Bloomberg report that MSC was considering taking a controlling stake

Disabled Containership Towed to Nova Scotia

Disabled Containership Towed to Nova Scotia

A containership that lost power and went adrift off Canada's East Coast has been towed to Sydney, Nova Scotia, the Canadian Coast Guard said.The Panamanian-flagged MSC Kim departed Halifax on March 3 en route to Montreal, but went adrift on March 9 after it suffered engine problems off Port au Port, Newfoundland and Labrador. No injuries or pollution have been reported.

Collaboration Crucial for Decarbonization -MSC CEO

Collaboration Crucial for Decarbonization -MSC CEO

The CEO of container shipping giant MSC highlighted the importance of working together to achieve net decarbonization in a digital keynote speech at DNV’s ‘Fuel of the Future Conference’ on January 11, as part of the annual Nor-Shipping convention.In his speech, Soren Toft explained MSC’s views on the status of decarbonization in the container shipping sector

Size Not the Main Goal, Shippers Say, as MSC Overtakes Maersk

Size Not the Main Goal, Shippers Say, as MSC Overtakes Maersk

Swiss-based container group MSC has overtaken Denmark's Maersk as the world's biggest shipper, the company said, confirming data from intelligence provider Alphaliner.After taking delivery of several ships last year, MSC or Mediterranean Shipping Company has capacity to move the equivalent of 4,284 million twenty-foot containers, Alphaliner said. That compares with Maersk's 4,282 million.

Brazil Health Agency Warns Against Cruise Ships Amid COVID-19 Outbreaks

Brazil Health Agency Warns Against Cruise Ships Amid COVID-19 Outbreaks

Brazilian health agency Anvisa on Sunday warned passengers against boarding cruise ships operating along the Brazilian coast after outbreaks of COVID-19 affecting crew and customers, according to a statement on its website.The move follows a call for the "immediate temporary interruption of the cruise ship season in Brazil" as they pose a risk to public health.

Maersk to Buy LF Logistics for $3.6B

Maersk to Buy LF Logistics for $3.6B

Container shipping giant Maersk on Wednesday agreed to buy Hong Kong-based LF Logistics for $3.6 billion in an all-cash deal, as it seeks to expand beyond its core ocean freight business.The deal is one of the group's largest takeovers to date and follows a series of acquisitions including e-commerce firms, a freight forwarder specializing in air freight and its smaller rival Hamburg Sud.

U.S. Coast Guard Boards Containership in Connection to California Pipeline Oil Spill

U.S. Coast Guard Boards Containership in Connection to California Pipeline Oil Spill

The U.S. Coast Guard boarded a container ship on Saturday in the Port of Long Beach that dragged its anchor close to a subsea pipeline found to be the source of an oil spill off Orange County, California, it said in a press release.The spill released some 3,000 barrels (126,000 gallons) of crude oil into the Pacific Ocean, killing wildlife

Cyber Security Threats Challenge International Shipping Industry

Cyber Security Threats Challenge International Shipping Industry

The crippling ransomware attack against the Colonial oil pipeline in the U.S. in May 2021 should be a wake up call for the maritime industry. As a critical part of the global supply chain, the shipping industry could become an attractive target for cyber criminals and politically motivated attacks.