R. J. PFEIFFER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : R. J. PFEIFFER
    • Operator : MATSON NAVIGATION COMPANY
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Containership (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Containership
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 33680
  • Location
    • City : SAN FRANCISCO
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 15054
    • Full Load Capacity : 21500 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 673.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 105.8 Feet
    • Overall Length : 713.6 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 105.8 Feet
    • Load draft : 40 Feet
    • Light Draft : 24 Feet
    • Height : 156 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1992
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 979814

MATSON NAVIGATION COMPANY

  • Area of Operation : PACIFIC COAST, HAWAII, GUAM AND FAR EAST PORTS
  • Principal Commodity : VEHICLES, PACKAGE AND BULK FREIGHT, LUMBER, CONTAINER CARGO, SUGAR AND MOLASSES

KAUAI

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

LIHUE

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

LURLINE

  • Type : Container / Vehicle / Trailer (RO-RO) Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

MAHIMAHI

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MANOA

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MANUKAI

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MANULANI

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MATSONIA

  • Type : Container / Vehicle / Trailer (RO-RO) Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

MAUI

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAUNALEI

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAUNAWILI

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MOKIHANA

  • Type : Container / Vehicle / Trailer (RO-RO) Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

HALEAKALA

  • Type : Container Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MANA

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MAUNA KEA

  • Type : Container Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MAUNA LOA

  • Type : Container Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WAIALEALE

  • Type : Container Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Houthi-hit Bulk Carrier Tutor Abandoned and Adrift

Houthi-hit Bulk Carrier Tutor Abandoned and Adrift

The crew of a Greek-owned vessel damaged in an attack by Yemeni Houthi militants has been evacuated, and the abandoned ship is drifting in the Red Sea, the United Kingdom Maritime Trade Operations said on Friday.One sailor from Tutor, the Liberia-flagged coal carrier, remains missing, officials in the Philippines said.

Rescue Underway for Crew of Vessel Hit by Houthis

Rescue Underway for Crew of Vessel Hit by Houthis

The crew of a Greek-owned vessel Tutor that was damaged in an attack by Yemeni Houthi militants in the Red Sea should be rescued within the day although one sailor is still missing, the Philippines said on Friday.The attack near the Yemeni port of Hodeidah on Wednesday caused severe flooding and damage to the engine room and left the Tutor, a Liberia-flagged coal carrier, unable to maneuver.

ABS Wavesight Updates Its 'My Digital Fleet' Software

ABS Wavesight Updates Its 'My Digital Fleet' Software

Maritime software company ABS Wavesight on Tuesday announced major updates to its My Digital Fleet software aimed at empowering maritime operators to optimize performance, improve energy efficiency and streamline compliance with decarbonization requirements.The ABS Affiliate maritime software-as-a-service (SaaS) company unveield the updates at the Posidonia trade fair in Athens.

ABS Head Wiernicki Sees Global Carbon Tax on Shipping on the Horizon

ABS Head Wiernicki Sees Global Carbon Tax on Shipping on the Horizon

ABS chairman and CEO, Christopher J. Wiernicki, said he sees a universal, global carbon tax on shipping on the horizon, as alternative blue fuels made with carbon capture emerge as a growing part of the maritime industry's ongoing energy transition.“We need to recognize that there is an intermediate step in the energy transition

Steel Cutting Ceremony Held for Fifth NSMV

Steel Cutting Ceremony Held for Fifth NSMV

Philly Shipyard on Friday held a keel laying ceremony for the fifth and final vessel in a series of new purpose built, state-of-the-art training ships for America’s state maritime academies.The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) new vessel program – known as National Security Multi-Mission Vessels (NSMVs) – was designed to provide world-class training for

The Man Behind the 'Jones Act'

The Man Behind the 'Jones Act'

Senator Wesley Livsey Jones gave his name to the famous “Jones Act” governing U.S. domestic maritime trade. But what do really know about him? It turns out that he was much more than a leading merchant marine policy maker. (i)Jones had a long career in the U.S. House of Representatives before he was a Senator, was an effective legislator, an astute politician

Philippine President Skips COP28, Focuses on Seafarers

Philippine President Skips COP28, Focuses on Seafarers

Philippine President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. has skipped COP28 in Dubai to personally address “important developments” in the hostage situation involving 17 Filipino seafarers.He is convening a meeting to facilitate the dispatch of a high-level delegation to Tehran, Iran, with the aim of providing necessary assistance to the seafarers.

Crossing Death's Door Daily

Crossing Death's Door Daily

Washington Island Ferry Line (WIFL) has been the essential link between the residents, business and visitors of Washington Island and Wisconsin's Door Peninsula for more than eight decades.Picturesque and peaceful Door County isn't named for some intrepid settlers named Door. The name has a more ominous meaning.

ABS Study Explores Potential of Commercial Nuclear Propulsion

ABS Study Explores Potential of Commercial Nuclear Propulsion

New research explores how nuclear propulsion could transform the design, operation and emissions output of vessels in the commercial maritime industry.Classification society ABS said it commissioned Herbert Engineering Corp. (HEC) to carry out the study to examine the potential of advanced modern reactor technology for commercial marine propulsion.

Worker Dies Aboard Vessel at Aberdeen's South Harbor

Worker Dies Aboard Vessel at Aberdeen's South Harbor

A worker has died as a result of injuries suffered on board a vessel docked at Aberdeen's south harbor.The Port of Aberdeen and local authorities said the worker died on scene following an onboard incident at Dunnottar Quay on Saturday."Around 3:40 p.m. on Saturday, July 22, 2023, police were called to Dunnottar Quay, Aberdeen South Harbor

U.S. Navy Shipbuilders & Disaggregated, Dispersed Production

U.S. Navy Shipbuilders & Disaggregated, Dispersed Production

With a lame-duck CNO, a divided Congress and the impending launch of the next Presidential election cycle, America’s naval market is locked into something of a fragile and fearful autopilot, cruising inexorably towards whatever excitement 2024 might bring.Materially, don’t expect much change: The demand for naval platforms will continue to outstrip available funding

Wreck Site Identified as WWII Carrier USS Ommaney Bay (CVE 79)

Wreck Site Identified as WWII Carrier USS Ommaney Bay (CVE 79)

Naval History and Heritage Command confirmed the identity of a wreck site as USS Ommaney Bay (CVE 79) July 10. While operating in the Sulu Sea, Ommaney Bay was hit and eventually mortally wounded by a twin-engine Japanese suicide plane on Jan. 4, 1945.NHHC’s Underwater Archaeology Branch used a combination of survey information provided by the Sea Scan Survey team and video footage provided by