PAUL H TOWNSEND

  • General
    • Vessel Name : PAUL H TOWNSEND
    • Operator : INLAND LAKES MANAGEMENT, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Bulk (Other) Carrier
    • Vessel Type : Bulk Carrier
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2200
  • Location
    • City : ALPENA
    • STATE : MI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 2825
    • Full Load Capacity : 8636 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 431.9 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 50 Feet
    • Overall Length : 447 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 50 Feet
    • Load draft : 22.1 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7.7 Feet
    • Height : 89 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 1958
    • Year : 1958
    • EQUIP2 : ELEVATORS
    • EQUIP1 : CEMENT PUMPS,
    • Coast Guard Number : 248646
    • REBLT : *

INLAND LAKES MANAGEMENT, INC.

  • Area of Operation : THE GREAT LAKES
  • Principal Commodity : BULK CEMENT

ALPENA

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

J. A. W. IGLEHART

  • Type : Bulk Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

S. T. CRAPO

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Naval Group inks $36B Submarine Contract

Naval Group inks $36B Submarine Contract

Australia signed a production contract with French shipbuilder Naval Group for a fleet of 12 new submarines, worth $35.5 billion, ending a two-year wrangle that cast doubt over one of the world's most lucrative defense deals.Australia selected the French builder as its preferred bidder for the fleet of submarines in 2016 ahead of other offers from Japan and Germany.

Gas Production Begins at Ichthys LNG Project

Gas Production Begins at Ichthys LNG Project

Inpex Corp said on Monday it has begun producing gas at the $40 billion Ichthys liquefied natural gas (LNG) project off northern Australia, a major milestone for the long-delayed project."The project expects to begin the shipment of products towards the end of the first half of the current fiscal year," Inpex said in a statement. The first half ends in September.

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 Aboard 1,000-foot Freighter in Lake Superior

Fire Aboard 1,000-foot Freighter in Lake Superior

The U.S. Coast Guard received a report of a generator fire aboard a 1,013 foot bulk carrier freighter in Lake Superior, at 4:20 a.m. Monday.The master of motor vessel Paul R. Tregurtha reported the fire extinguished at 5:30 a.m. and stated that there were no injuries or pollution, and all 23 crewmembers are accounted for.

Paul “Chip” Jaenichen Joins Liberty Global Logistics

Paul “Chip” Jaenichen Joins Liberty Global Logistics

Liberty Global Logistics (LGL) announced today that Paul “Chip” Jaenichen, former U.S. Maritime Administrator, has joined the Company as its Executive Vice President – US Flag.   In his new position, he will be responsible for the oversight of the day to day aspects of the Company’s business relating to U.S. flag, government relations, strategic business initiatives and US cargo opportunities.

New US Coast Guard Commandant Takes Helm

New US Coast Guard Commandant Takes Helm

Adm. Paul F. Zukunft was relieved as commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard by Adm. Karl Schultz during a military change-of-command ceremony held Friday at U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters.Zukunft also retired from the Coast Guard after 41 years of service to the nation as part of the same ceremony and received the Homeland Security Distinguished Service Medal from President Donald J. Trump."Truly, Mr.

US Coast Guard to hold change-of-command ceremony

US Coast Guard to hold change-of-command ceremony

U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul F. Zukunft will be relieved by U.S. Coast Guard Atlantic Area Commander Vice Adm. Karl L. Schultz on June 1, 2018, at 1100 hours at U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters in Washington, D.C.   Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen announced the nomination by President Donald Trump of Vice Adm. Karl L. Schultz to be the 26th Commandant of the U.S.

Coating Selection Delivers Fleet Uniformity – Even After Touchups

Coating Selection Delivers Fleet Uniformity – Even After Touchups

A 10-tug build project leads to federal standard color update for Great Lakes Towing Company.Attention to detail enables uniformity. And when you’re refreshing a renowned tugboat fleet with a 117-year history, you want to ensure a uniform look across all vessels to portray a strong brand image. Doing so means achieving uniform coloring throughout the fleet.

Paul Allen’s Crew Finds Another Historic Shipwreck

Paul Allen’s Crew Finds Another Historic Shipwreck

The USS Helena (CL 50) is the latest in a string of historic shipwrecks discovered by Paul G. Allen’s expedition crew aboard the state-of-the-art research vessel Petrel.The U.S. Navy's storied St. Louis-class light cruiser began her World War II service at Pearl Harbor and took part in three significant battles during the Solomon Islands campaign before being sunk by Japanese torpedoes on July 6

British Warship to Help Police North Korean Sanctions

British Warship to Help Police North Korean Sanctions

A British warship “changed its deployment” and arrived in Japan on Wednesday to join efforts to police U.N. sanctions imposed on North Korea over its nuclear and missile programs.   The Royal Navy frigate HMS Sutherland arrived at Yokosuka, the headquarters of Japan’s Maritime Defence Force fleet and home port of the U.S. Seventh Fleet’s carrier strike group.

Latest Innovations in Heavy Duty Machinery

Latest Innovations in Heavy Duty Machinery

Orders pour in for marine lifting machinery; State-of-the-art equipment installed on vessels and in ports   In the first of a series of marine industry sector reviews, MR&EN correspondent Tom Mulligan reports on the latest innovations in heavy lifting machinery technology with a selective overview of new product launches and recent equipment installations on board ships, ferries and workboats

Construction Begins on Saudi Aramco's Shipyard Joint Venture

Construction work has begun on a joint venture to build a shipyard on Saudi Arabia's eastern coast, oil rig builder Lamprell Plc said in a statement on Friday. The joint venture, International Maritime Industries (IMI), started operations after reaching agreement for a loan from the state-backed Saudi Industrial Development Fund (SIDF), the statement said.