MUD CAT

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MUD CAT
    • Operator : BURNHAM ASSOCIATES, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Open Dry Cargo Barge
    • Vessel Type : Open Hopper Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : BOSTON
    • STATE : MA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 964
  • Size
    • Register length : 168 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 43 Feet
    • Overall Length : 168 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 43 Feet
    • Load draft : 14 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3 Feet
    • Height : 27 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1958
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 276134

BURNHAM ASSOCIATES, INC.

  • Area of Operation : NEW ENGLAND AREA
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

MANTIS

  • Type : General Cargo Freighter
  • Construction : Steel

STRIDER

  • Type : General Cargo Freighter
  • Construction : Steel

AEGEAN SEA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NATICK

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SE

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

YFN

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SAMSON

  • Type : Undefined
  • Construction : Steel

TRINITY

  • Type : Undefined
  • Construction : Steel

News

Marine Low Sulphur Fuel: Organizing the Switch

Marine Low Sulphur Fuel: Organizing the Switch

The International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) decision to implement a 0.50 percent cap on sulphur emissions has created uncertainty among vessel operators. Questions are already being asked about how to comply with the changing emissions target, what types of fuels will be available and where.

Bisso Offshore Orders New Tugs from Eastern

Bisso Offshore Orders New Tugs from Eastern

Estern Shipbuilding Group announced it has signed a new contract with Bisso Offshore, LLC for the construction of two Robert Allan Ltd. RApport 2400 Ship Handing Tugs with escort capability. The deal was signed on May 31, 2018.Bisso Offshore is one of Eastern’s long term customers and has taken delivery of four previous modern Z-drive tugs from Eastern since 2006.

Fire Stricken Box Ship SSL Kolkata Sits Aground

Fire Stricken Box Ship SSL Kolkata Sits Aground

Responders are facing challenging monsoon season conditions as they work to salvage a containership that caught fire and grounded in the in the Bay of Bengal last month.The stricken containership SSL Kolkata remains aground in soft mud some 7.5 nautical miles off the Indian Sunderbans, Kolkata, West Bengal, after an explosion in one of the containers lit a fire on board the vessel on June 13.

Subsea Robotics for Renewables

Subsea Robotics for Renewables

As the global fleet of offshore renewables fleet increases, ways to reduce the cost and increase the efficiency and safety of operations and maintenance work, using robotics and autonomous systems, will also grow. Elaine Maslin reports.Robotics and autonomous systems are moving into many areas of modern day life.

Wight Shipyard Delivers Catamaran for Scotland

Wight Shipyard Delivers Catamaran for Scotland

U.K. shipbuilder Wight Shipyard Co has delivered its latest vessel to Scottish tourism operator Loch Ness by Jacobite. The new 20-meter day-cruise passenger catamaran Jacobite Maverick is joining the company’s fleet sailing between Dochgarroch, just outside Inverness, Clansman Harbour and the ruins of Urquhart Castle.

Maritime to Get Biggest Bang for VW Settlement Bucks

Maritime to Get Biggest Bang for VW Settlement Bucks

With $2.9 billion available, tug and ferry engine upgrades are best bet for NOx reductions   Imagine a settlement over falsifying emission levels in another transportation sector dropping money onto your deck. Who knew? But it’s true. The $2.9 billion settlement fund Volkswagen agreed to capitalize for distribution across all 50 states, tribal lands and Puerto Rico, as a result of “dieselgate

North Carolina Ferries Change Course for the Future

North Carolina Ferries Change Course for the Future

Shoaling shifts NCDOT’s propulsion needs, prompting a sea change. Thrustmaster waterjets step in to carry the day.   In Swansboro, N.C., boatbuilder U.S. Workboats (formerly Armstrong Marine) is assembling the linchpin of the North Carolina Department of Transport’s (NCDOT) business plan for its future Outer Banks ferry services.

Marine News Boat of the Month: March 2018

Marine News Boat of the Month: March 2018

Baydelta’s First Hybrid Tractor Tug Jensen Maritime was recently selected to provide the design for Baydelta Maritime’s new 100-foot, Z-Drive hybrid tugboat. It will use Rolls-Royce hybrid technology and represents the first installation of a hybrid system for Nichols Brothers Boat Builders (NBBB), and the first hybrid tug designed by Jensen to enter the construction phase.

Refurbished Tug James T Ready for Work

Refurbished Tug James T Ready for Work

This winter will see the tug James T (ex PT Thompson) back at work after a major refurbishment. The James T, named for the founder of Campbell Towing, James T. Campbell, was built in 1982. The 85.4 by 32.3-foot tug had been powered by a pair of 1,000 HP Cat 3512 engines; these were replaced by a pair of bright red EPA Tier III-compliant 1,000 HP Cummins QSK38 mains.

Bulker May Remain Stuck on German Sandbar until Friday

Bulker May Remain Stuck on German Sandbar until Friday

It may take until Friday to free the grounded freighter "Glory Amsterdam" from a sand bar near the North Sea island of Langeoog, German authorities said on Wednesday, but no holes or cracks are evident in the ship's hull to trigger an oil leak.   Shallow waters off the island had forced officials to revise initial plans to dislodge the 225-metre (742-foot) freighter

T/S Nate Kills 22 in Central America, Bears Down on U.S. GoM

T/S Nate Kills 22 in Central America, Bears Down on U.S. GoM

Tropical Storm Nate killed at least 22 people in Central America on Thursday as it pummeled the region with heavy rain while heading toward Mexico's Caribbean resorts and the U.S. Gulf Coast, where it could strike as a hurricane this weekend.   In Nicaragua, at least 11 people died, seven others were reported missing and thousands had to evacuate homes because of flooding

ESG Sees Green With its Tier IV Thunderbolt Design

ESG Sees Green With its Tier IV Thunderbolt Design

Eastern Shipbuilding’s forward-thinking inland towboat design now features CAT Tier 4 propulsion and aftertreatment.   When Eastern Shipbuilding Group (ESG) introduced its cutting edge 4,000 hp Thunderbolt inland towboat designed around twin azimuthing AAA Propulsion electric V-Pod propulsion and diesel-electric technology back in 2015, the approach was collaborative, with input from operators