PERSEVERANCE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : PERSEVERANCE
    • Operator : ASTRON GENERAL CONST. CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 350
  • Location
    • City : JACKSON- VILLE
    • STATE : NC
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 40
    • Full Load Capacity : 25 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 50 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 14.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 50 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 14.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 5.4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3.2 Feet
    • Height : 16.6 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1979
    • EQUIP1 : 3" CARGO PUMP
    • Coast Guard Number : 1087265

ASTRON GENERAL CONST. CO.

  • Area of Operation : RIVER HARBOR IN THE VICINITY OF STELLA, NC; WHITE OAK RIVER; INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY OF NORTH CAROLINA, NEWPORT RIVER MOREHEAD CITY, NC
  • Principal Commodity : CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS

News

Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy Christened

Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy Christened

The U.S. Navy’s newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) was christened Saturday during a ceremony at Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division.The second aircraft carrier in the Ford Class, John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) is also the second aircraft carrier built by Newport News Shipbuilding named for JFK.

Marine Coatings: Moving with the Tide

Marine Coatings: Moving with the Tide

The maritime industry has always followed a path of gradual improvement, albeit with many opting to travel the route of least resistance. In some ways, this is a good thing. A cautious approach to navigating change brings stability, assurance and predictability. This measured attitude toward managing change has been fundamental to ensuring that the commercial shipping industry remains the most

Wreckage of USS Wasp CV-7 Discovered

Wreckage of USS Wasp CV-7 Discovered

The expedition crew aboard the late Paul G. Allen’s research vessel (R/V) Petrel discovered wreckage from USS Wasp (CV 7), which was sunk in 1942.Wasp, found Jan. 14, was sunk Sept. 15, 1942, by four Japanese torpedoes from the Japanese submarine I-19 while escorting transports carrying the Seventh Marine Regiment to Guadalcanal as reinforcements.

MHI Appoints Izumisawa President & CEO

MHI Appoints Izumisawa President & CEO

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) announced executive-level personnel changes effective March 31 and April 1, 2019 and made nominations for Directors to be proposed to the 94th Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders scheduled for June 27, 2019. MHI also announced the appointment of Seiji Izumisawa as President & Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective April 1, 2019

American Rescuer Gets IMO Bravery Accolade

American Rescuer Gets IMO Bravery Accolade

Petty Officer Michael Kelly, a rescue swimmer with the United States Coast Guard, will receive the 2019 IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea, for his courage, perseverance and skill in rescuing four survivors from a life raft, in extremely high winds and heavy seas.A panel of judges decided that the rescue merited the highest award.

Opportunities for Boat Building in Eastern Cape

Opportunities for Boat Building in Eastern Cape

Transnet National Ports Authority’s (TNPA) Port of Ngqura has hosted the testing and launch of the first ever locally manufactured aluminium vessels by PE-based boat builder, Legacy Marine. As the company’s ship yard is based in Perseverance, the low bridges blocked the route to the Port of PE in the past, restricting the building of larger vessels.