POPS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : POPS
    • Operator : GORE TRAWLERS
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1500
  • Location
    • City : VALONA
    • STATE : GA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 66
  • Size
    • Register length : 70 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 23.5 Feet
    • Overall Length : 70 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 23.5 Feet
    • Load draft : 10 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7.5 Feet
    • Height : 32 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1961
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 285106

GORE TRAWLERS

  • Area of Operation : FROM MIAMI, FL TO MAINE (ON THE INTERCOASTAL WATERWAY); GULF INTERCOASTAL WATERWAY AND COASTAL ON ATLANTIC AND GULF OF MEXICO COASTS
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING DREDGE EQUIPMENT

BOBBIE ANN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

G. A. FRANKLIN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

MarineLink's "Top 10" Festive Video Pops

MarineLink's "Top 10" Festive Video Pops

As 2019 winds down, sit back for a lighthearted look at what the editorial teams at Maritime Reporter & Engineering News, MarineNews, Marine Technology Reporter & Offshore Engineer have found and dubbed the top 10 festive holiday videos from across the maritime, offshore energy and subsea sectors.

ROBOATS: MIT's Shape-Shifting Autonomous Boats

ROBOATS: MIT's Shape-Shifting Autonomous Boats

New capabilities allow “roboats” to change configurations to form pop-up bridges, stages, and other structures.MIT’s fleet of robotic boats has been updated with new capabilities to “shapeshift,” by autonomously disconnecting and reassembling into a variety of configurations, to form floating structures in Amsterdam’s many canals.

PROPULSION: ‘Power’ to the People

PROPULSION: ‘Power’ to the People

Interstate-McBee brings affordable aftermarket replacement parts to a marine sector thirsting for new ways to bolster the bottom line. As freight rates, subchapter M and the advent of EPA Tier IV requirements all impact the market, an affordable overhaul of an existing engine is one way to find real relief.

Risk Management on the Inland Waterways Evolves

Risk Management on the Inland Waterways Evolves

The subchapter M towboat rules, safety management systems, and an emerging culture shift on the inland waterways brings with it a fresh look at how to manage risk. Is it time for P&I clubs to return to brown water? And should inland operators welcome them home?A mass exodus from the inland marine sector by P&I clubs in the mid-1990’s was precipitated by many things.

ISO: Affordable & Reliable Workboat Comms

ISO: Affordable & Reliable Workboat Comms

The commercial shipping world can benefit from greater range of communications and reduced satellite costs. Domestic brown water operators know all too well that’s easier said; than done. Until now.In the fast moving world of blue water, deep draft shipping, the availability of reliable ship-to-shore communications has been a non-issue for at least two decades. More than ever, they need it.

Sub M is here, now what?

Sub M is here, now what?

Captain Pat Folan outlines the way forward, especially for the smaller towboat firms. It’s not rocket science, but it does involve common sense. July 20, 2018 came and went, and we are all still here – mostly. The reality of Sub M has begun to sink in and for some it signals the end of a business and career. The AWO RCP members, oil movers and early adopters are going to make it.

Sanmar and Robert Allan: 200 Tugs and Counting

Sanmar and Robert Allan: 200 Tugs and Counting

A ceremony at Sanmar's Altinova shipyard on January 11, 2020 celebrated the commissioning of the 200th tug built by Sanmar to a Robert Allan Ltd. design -- an achievememt reached in just over 25 years' time.The milestone tug, the Boğaçay XXXVIII, is the latest evolution of the RAmparts 2400-SX design

COP 25: The Affordable Energy Transition

COP 25: The Affordable Energy Transition

By Sverre Alvik, Energy transition program director, DNV GLIt is not too good to be true, it is the economic reality that lies ahead of us. The energy transition facing us in the coming decades is an affordable one. In fact, the future energy system is not only affordable, it is cheaper than the energy system we have today.

MacGregor Equipment for 2 US T-ATS Ships

MacGregor Equipment for 2 US T-ATS Ships

Finnish marine cargo handling equipment provider MacGregor has been selected to supply repeat packages of deck machinery equipment for two new US Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) towing, salvage and rescue ships (T-ATS).According to a press release from MacGregor, part of Cargotec, the vessels under construction at Gulf Island Shipyards in Houma, Louisiana, US.