RALPH SYKES

  • General
    • Vessel Name : RALPH SYKES
    • Operator : GULF MATERIALS, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 600
  • Location
    • City : BRADDOCK
    • STATE : PA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 23
  • Size
    • Register length : 61 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 18.3 Feet
    • Overall Length : 61 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 18.3 Feet
    • Load draft : 3.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3.5 Feet
    • Height : 23 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1939
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 239198

GULF MATERIALS, LLC

  • Area of Operation : HARBOR SHIFTING AT MON RIVER MILE 10.2
  • Principal Commodity : COAL & SCRAP

MISS TINA LOU

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PRINCIPIO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GULF

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

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Port Capacity in Question as UK Offshore Wind Expands

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The Path to Net Zero: Ammonia as Marine Fuel Study gets $6.7m Grant

The Path to Net Zero: Ammonia as Marine Fuel Study gets $6.7m Grant

A group of academic and industrial partners were awarded a $6.7 million grant by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) to accelerate understanding, technologies and policies relating to the use of ammonia as a sustainable fuel. The project begins in June 2022 and will run for 5 years.

Feds Struggle to Address  Supply Chain Capacity Issues

Feds Struggle to Address Supply Chain Capacity Issues

The Biden Administration’s struggles to alleviate supply chain capacity issues appear to be continuing with no end in sight. Part of the issue arises from the Administration’s limited focus on ports and another part arises from Congressional stalemates. Could the much-needed beltway leadership on these issues come in the form of the newly-tapped Maritime Administrator?Biden focuses on ports to

Esteban Guerra Named BND Commission Chairman

Esteban Guerra Named BND Commission Chairman

Brownsville Navigation District (BND) Commissioner Esteban Guerra was unanimously appointed to serve as chairman of the BND Board of Commissioners during the board’s regular meeting held Wednesday, May 18, 2022.Guerra serves as chairman alongside BND Vice Chairman Ralph Cowen and BND Secretary of the Board John Wood, also unanimously appointed to serve as part of the executive board.