OVERSEAS BOSTON

  • General
    • Vessel Name : OVERSEAS BOSTON
    • Operator : OSG SHIP MANAGEMENT
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Liquid Oil Tanker (Oil / Chemical)
    • Vessel Type : Petroleum / Chemical Carrier
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 11640
  • Location
    • City : TAMPA
    • STATE : PA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 11926
    • Full Load Capacity : 45000 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 576 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 105.6 Feet
    • Overall Length : 601 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 105.6 Feet
    • Load draft : 40.1 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2009
    • EQUIP1 : 14 PUMPS
    • Coast Guard Number : 1207239

OSG SHIP MANAGEMENT

  • Area of Operation : U. S. GULF; U. S. EAST COAST; U. S. WEST COAST
  • Principal Commodity : REFINED PETROLEUM PRODUCTS

OVERSEAS ANACORTES

  • Type : Petroleum / Chemical Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

OVERSEAS CASCADE

  • Type : Petroleum / Chemical Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

OVERSEAS HOUSTON

  • Type : Petroleum / Chemical Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

OVERSEAS LONG BEACH

  • Type : Petroleum / Chemical Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

OVERSEAS LOS ANGELES

  • Type : Petroleum / Chemical Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

OVERSEAS MARTINEZ

  • Type : Petroleum / Chemical Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

OVERSEAS MYKONOS

  • Type : Petroleum / Chemical Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

OVERSEAS NEW YORK

  • Type : Petroleum / Chemical Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

OVERSEAS NIKISKI

  • Type : Petroleum / Chemical Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

OVERSEAS SANTORINI

  • Type : Petroleum / Chemical Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

OVERSEAS TEXAS CITY

  • Type : Petroleum / Chemical Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

OSG COLUMBIA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OSG COURAGEOUS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

OSG ENTERPRISE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OSG HONOUR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OSG INDEPENDENCE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OSG INTREPID

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OSG NAVIGATOR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OSG

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

News

Princess and Other Cruise Lines Extend Service Suspensions

Princess and Other Cruise Lines Extend Service Suspensions

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US Postal Service Sending Mail on Ships

US Postal Service Sending Mail on Ships

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Jones Act Tankers Booked for Storage, Foreign Trips Amid Oil Glut

Jones Act Tankers Booked for Storage, Foreign Trips Amid Oil Glut

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Developer Seeking New Home for SS United States

A real estate development company is looking for a U.S. city to become the new home for one of America's most historic ocean liners.Having reached a deal with the ship’s nonprofit owner last year, RXR Realty has been developing a plan to restore the famed SS United States and this week issued a Request for Expressions of Interest (RFEI) seeking a permanent waterfront location where America’s

Coronavirus Slows China's Belt and Road Push

Coronavirus Slows China's Belt and Road Push

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China Virus May Delay Scrubber Retrofits

China Virus May Delay Scrubber Retrofits

Shipping companies may face delivery delays of vessels fitted with exhaust gas filtering equipment that complies with anti-pollution rules that kicked in this year due to the impact from the virus outbreak in China, shipping sources said on Friday.A Mitsui OSK Lines executive said many vessels were in Chinese docks to get so-called scrubbers installed to meet the new emissions rules but with

An Ever-vigilant Focus on Passenger Vessel Safety

An Ever-vigilant Focus on Passenger Vessel Safety

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SHI Eyes Russia's $3Bn LNG Carrier Order

SHI Eyes Russia's $3Bn LNG Carrier Order

South Korea shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) may receive an order from Russia’s largest independent gas producer Novatek for 10 additional ice-breaking LNG carriers worth US$3Bn.A report by Business Korea said Novatek has asked the Russian Government to approve its plan to place an order at an “overseas shipyard”.

USCG, ABS Approve Wireless Helm System for ATBs

USCG, ABS Approve Wireless Helm System for ATBs

U.S.-based autonomous marine systems developer Sea Machines announced on Tuesday that it has received class and regulatory approval to install its commercial wireless helm system aboard a class of U.S.-flag tugboats that support articulated tug-barge (ATB) sets, marking an industry first in wireless vessel control.The U.S.

LNG Power for VW Car Carriers

LNG Power for VW Car Carriers

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INSIGHTS: Michael G. Johnson

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Sinopec Expands LSFO Production

Sinopec Expands LSFO Production

China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (Sinopec ), China's first large-scale production of greener low-sulfur marine fuel oil (LSFO), announced the production capability of 10 million and 15 million tons of low-sulfur marine fuel oil in 2020 and 2023.The Beijing-based Chinese oil and gas enterprise said in a press release that by January 1, 2020