QUEEN B

  • General
    • Vessel Name : QUEEN B
    • Operator : C S F, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Fiberglass
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 300
  • Location
    • City : PORTSMOUTH
    • STATE : VA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 8250
  • Size
    • Register length : 24.9 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 8 Feet
    • Overall Length : 27 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 8.6 Feet
    • Load draft : 2 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.8 Feet
    • Height : 8 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1992
    • EQUIP1 : NONE

C S F, INC.

  • Area of Operation : HAMPTON ROADS TIDEWATER LYNN HAVEN INLET
  • Principal Commodity : EMPLOYEE & EQUIPMENT

News

Enhancing Historic Lake Michigan Docking Facilities

Enhancing Historic Lake Michigan Docking Facilities

A federal FASTLANE grant has been approved for S.S. Badger Ports & Harbor project impacting Manitowoc, Wis. and Ludington, Mich. A primer on how things get done.   This is a story about two communities on the shores of Lake Michigan and the unique car ferry that connects them. The SS Badger provides a nautical “highway” across one of our nation’s major waterways, carrying passengers

Interview: Terry MacRae - CEO, HMS Global Maritime

Interview: Terry MacRae - CEO, HMS Global Maritime

Terry MacRae founded Hornblower Yachts, LLC (doing business as Hornblower Cruises & Events) in 1980, and serves as Chief Executive Officer, the President and is also its owner. MacRae is the Co-founder of HMS Global Maritime and the American Queen Steamboat Company, and serves as Chief Executive Officer of Alcatraz Cruises, LLC, Statue Cruises, LLC, Hornblower Canada Co.

Electric & Hybrid Drives Are Gaining Steam on the Waterfront

Electric & Hybrid Drives Are Gaining Steam on the Waterfront

Demand for electric mobility is sweeping across the globe, and it’s rapidly gaining traction in the marine industry.   The electric mobility revolution is largely being driven by the land transportation sector. Industry statistics predict that electric vehicle sales will surpass combustion engine vehicles within the next 20 years.

Riverboat Touring: Status Quo or Ready to Grow?

Riverboat Touring: Status Quo or Ready to Grow?

If you want to book a plush river cruise vacation in America’s heartland – say on the Mississippi or Ohio Rivers – you can do it. The American Queen Steamboat Company’s website offers as many as 13 river cruises in 2018. Certainly, the ‘bourbon cruise,’ aboard the lavish American Duchess sounds like fun. Or, maybe next year you can sign up for the nine-day ‘Derby Cruise.

Was Blackbeard an Avid Reader?

Was Blackbeard an Avid Reader?

What did Blackbeard and his pirate crew read on board Queen Anne’s Revenge?   Artifacts unexpectedly discovered in the wreckage of Blackbeard’s sunken flagship are helping researchers to determine if the infamous pirate captain and his 18th-century crew were literate and what sort of books they kept on board.

UK's New $4.2 Bln Aircraft Carrier Has a Leak

UK's New $4.2 Bln Aircraft Carrier Has a Leak

Britain’s biggest ever warship, the new 3.1 billion pound ($4.2 billion) aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth, has a leak and needs repairs, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) said on Tuesday.   The 65,000-tonne ship is hailed as Britain’s most advanced military vessel and was only commissioned by the queen two weeks ago but it has a problem with a shaft seal that was identified during sea trials

Technology Qualification on the Route to Autonomy

Technology Qualification on the Route to Autonomy

ABS weighs in on the way forward for marine autonomous systems and navigation technology.   The era of digitization and hyper-connectivity is taking the maritime industry on a journey as it transitions from ‘smart’ to remotely operated and then, to autonomous vessels. The OSV sector – and offshore workboats in general – may well be leading that transition

William P. Doyle Appointed as DCA Executive Director & CEO

William P. Doyle Appointed as DCA Executive Director & CEO

The Dredging Contactors of America’s (DCA) has selected the Honorable William P. Doyle, Sr. as its new Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO).   William Doyle currently serves as a Commissioner with the U.S. Federal Maritime Commission having been unanimously confirmed twice by the U.S.

Queen Elizabeth Welcomes UK’s New Aircraft Carrier

Queen Elizabeth Welcomes UK’s New Aircraft Carrier

The U.K.’s newest aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth was commissioned into the Royal Navy fleet this morning by Her Majesty The Queen.   Serving as the ship's Lady Sponsor, The Queen addressed guests before the ship's Commanding Officer, Captain Jerry Kyd, and read the commissioning warrant at a ceremony in Portsmouth Naval Base.

U.S. Commerce Chief Ross Reportedly Divests Shipping Interests

U.S. Commerce Chief Ross Reportedly Divests Shipping Interests

According to a Reuters report, U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has divested his interests in oil tanker company Diamond S Shipping and is in the process of selling off his holdings in another shipping firm, Navigator Holdings, a Trump administration official said earlier this week. Ross had originally intended to retain his shipping interests following his confirmation in February.

HMS Queen Elizabeth Sets Sail on Maiden Voyage

HMS Queen Elizabeth Sets Sail on Maiden Voyage

Britain's most advanced and biggest warship, 65,000-tonne aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth, set out on its maiden voyage on Monday from the Rosyth dockyard in eastern Scotland.   The ship, which measures 280 metres and can move 500 miles a day, took 11 tugs to manoeuvre out into the River Forth and then must wait for low tide so as to pass under the Forth's famous bridges - weather and

Vancouver: Maritime’s New Home Address

Vancouver: Maritime’s New Home Address

The Vancouver International Maritime Centre (VIMC) is on a mission to grow the city and port into one of the world’s premiere maritime centers. Maritime Reporter & Engineering News recently spoke with Kaity Arsoniadis-Stein, Executive Director of the newly re-established VIMC, for her insights on the pace and direction of the initiative.   Let’s start out easily.