OU

  • General
    • Vessel Name : OU
    • Operator : SIMPSON & BROWN, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : PERTH AMBO
    • STATE : NJ
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 854
    • Full Load Capacity : 2285 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 180 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 54 Feet
    • Overall Length : 180 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 54 Feet
    • Load draft : 10.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.5 Feet
    • Height : 12 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1982
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : NOT/DOC

SIMPSON & BROWN, INC.

  • Area of Operation : NY INLAND HARBOR
  • Principal Commodity : CONSTRUCTION PLATFORM

News

China's Latest Weapon Against Taiwan: The Sand Dredger

China's Latest Weapon Against Taiwan: The Sand Dredger

Taiwanese coast guard commander Lin Chie-ming is on the frontline of a new type of warfare that China is waging against Taiwan. China’s weapon? Sand.On a chilly morning in late January, Lin, clad in an orange uniform, stood on the rolling deck of his boat as it patrolled in choppy waters off the Taiwan-run Matsu Islands. A few kilometers away, the Chinese coast was faintly visible from Lin’s boat.