PORTSMOUTH

  • General
    • Vessel Name : PORTSMOUTH
    • Operator : MORAN DRY BULK CARRIERS
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Covered Barge
    • Vessel Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : NEW CANAAN
    • STATE : CT
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 3335
    • Full Load Capacity : 14700 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 418 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 75 Feet
    • Overall Length : 418 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 75 Feet
    • Load draft : 20.4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 61.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1996
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1047057

MORAN DRY BULK CARRIERS

  • Area of Operation : U. S. EAST COAST, GULF AND INTERNATIONAL WATERS
  • Principal Commodity : BULK PRODUCTS - COAL, FERTILIZER, SCRAP METAL, ETC.

BRIDGEPORT

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAROLINA

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DS

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

M

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MARYLAND

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MONTVILLE

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SOMERSET

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

VIRGINIA

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

OSVs: Restarting that Idled Vessel

OSVs: Restarting that Idled Vessel

Owners of offshore support vessels (OSV) are beginning to examine the possibility of reactivating some of their fleet even as the consistent volatility of oil prices and a healthy stream of ships projected from global shipyards keeps their enthusiasm in check.According to Clarksons, demand for the versatile ships, which support offshore exploration and production activities around the world

Inside the World's Top Ferry Lines

Inside the World's Top Ferry Lines

The ferry business, unlike more industrial parts of the shipping business, touches wide swaths of the world’s population across continents. The membership of Interferry, the leading trade group for the industry, with non-Governmental organization (NGO) status at the International Maritime Organization (IMO) includes 200+ members from all parts of the ferry spectrum.

Protecting Ports from Sea Level Rise

Protecting Ports from Sea Level Rise

Coastal flooding disasters have occurred periodically through history often followed by construction of flood defenses to help ensure it does not happen again.  One of the most well known was the 1953 North Sea Flood in the Netherlands when a storm surge occurred on top of astronomical high tides causing thousands of deaths, property and economic damages.

Royal Boskalis Wins $93.7mln European Contracts

Royal Boskalis Wins $93.7mln European Contracts

Dutch dredging and heavylift company Royal Boskalis Westminster  has been awarded two contracts worth 85 million euro ($93.7 million) combined for strengthening and protecting a stretch of seafront coastline from erosion in Romania and the United Kingdom.The global services provider operating in the dredging

Brittany Ferries Names Two New Ships

Brittany Ferries Names Two New Ships

French shipping company  Brittany Ferries has named new ships as Kerry and Santoña and promised significant CO2 savings from fleet renewal plans.Kerry will be the name for the one-year charter vessel arriving in November 2019. As previously announced, this ship will cover the Cork to Santander route from November 2019 to November 2020.

Furuno USA Hires Toma

Furuno USA Hires Toma

Furuno USA has hired a new commercial business development manager. Based in Houston, Texas, Mr. George Toma will play a key role in establishing and developing business relationships with commercial ship owners, operators, and builders around the country to promote the Furuno product line.Toma comes to Furuno with forty years of experience in the maritime industry.

EVAC Acquires Transvac Systems

EVAC Acquires Transvac Systems

Evac has acquired Transvac Systems, aUK business specializing in the distribution and servicing of wastewater treatment systems, sanitary systems and ballast water treatment systems for ships and offshore platforms.This is in step with Evac's global operations expansion, started with its acquisition of another UK company, Cathelco, in May 2018. Last year EVAC totaled sales of about $182 million.

British Warship Stalks Russian Vessel Near UK Waters

British Warship Stalks Russian Vessel Near UK Waters

The UK Royal Navy deployed its patrol ship HMS Tyne to shadow a Russian vessel as it passed close to UK territorial waters on Christmas Day.The Portsmouth-based ship was called upon to keep watch on the Russian ship Smolnyy Perekov as it passed through the English Channel on Christmas Day.

Brittany Ferries Extends Contract with Portsmouth

Brittany Ferries Extends Contract with Portsmouth

U.K.'s Portsmouth International Port's relationship with major European ferry operator, Brittany Ferries, has been strengthened following the announcement of an additional five years to a joint long-term agreement.This means Brittany Ferries is committed to Portsmouth until the end of 2031, during which time a further three ships will join the current fleet serving routes from the city.

RIBCRAFT Delivers Fire Boat to the Portsmouth

RIBCRAFT Delivers Fire Boat to the Portsmouth

Professional grade rigid inflatable boat (RIB) manufacturer RIBCRAFT said it recently delivered a specialized 25’ RIBCRAFT 7.8 to the Portsmouth Fire Department.Located on the Piscataqua River in New Hampshire, the Portsmouth Fire Department provides on-water search and rescue operations as well as fire protection to the seacoast community.

USCG Cutter Interdicts $240 mln in Drugs

USCG Cutter Interdicts $240 mln in Drugs

The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Tampa returned to Portsmouth Monday following a successful 85-day counter-narcotics patrol in the Eastern Pacific Ocean.During their patrol off the coasts of Central and South America, Tampa’s crew successfully interdicted approximately 18,000 pounds of cocaine worth an estimated wholesale value of $240 million.The Coast Guard increased U.S.

Interferry Confirms Future Conference Locations

Interferry Confirms Future Conference Locations

Interferry has confirmed locations for the 2021 and 2022 editions of its industry-leading annual conference – held every October - in the latest initiative to extend its reach as the only organization representing the worldwide ferry industry.  The global trade association’s 46th annual conference will take place in Santander, Spain, followed in 2022 by a twin-venue event in Marrakesh and Tangier