RAM CHARGER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : RAM CHARGER
    • Operator : W. F. C., INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3320
  • Location
    • City : IBERIA
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 172
    • Full Load Capacity : 1200 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 16
  • Size
    • Register length : 198.3 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 44 Feet
    • Overall Length : 198.3 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 44 Feet
    • Load draft : 16 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8.5 Feet
    • Height : 65 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1997
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1052844

W. F. C., INC.

  • Area of Operation : VARIOUS PORTS AND RIGS IN THE GULF OF MEXICO
  • Principal Commodity : OIL FIELD EQUIPMENT AND DRILLING PRODUCTS

ABIGAIL CLAIRE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

BETTY PFRANKUCH

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

CALVIN BAYNE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

DWIGHT S. RAMSAY

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

ELSA LEIGH

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

KYLIE WILLIAMS

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

RAM CHALLENGER

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

News

BY THE NUMBERS: the OSV Markets

BY THE NUMBERS: the OSV Markets

US Offshore Support Vessel Analysis 2018 and 2019. The US GOM Offshore Support Vessel (OSV) market is suffering, utilization remains poor, and many owners are still squeezed financially. However, a poor market forces people to adapt and for those willing to take risks, the upside can be extremely large.US Owners 2018 vs.

2 Workers Die at Alang Ship Breaking Yard

2 Workers Die at Alang Ship Breaking Yard

Two workers recently died on the shipbreaking beach of Alang, India. Two separate accidents took place at well-known scrapping yards that have applied to be included in the EU list of approved ship recycling facilities.On July 29, 50 years old Subash Vishwakarma lost his life at Priya Blue yard - Plot V1. He was working on a ship when a metal plate fell on his head.

Auckland Signs for Damen Electric Tug

Auckland Signs for Damen Electric Tug

On July 29th, New Zealand’s Ports of Auckland signed a contract with the Damen Shipyards Group for the delivery of an innovative new vessel. The RSD-E Tug 2513 will be the first fully-electric ship-handling tug in the world with 70 tonnes bollard pull. The vessel completes the green cycle of energy in the port with its unrivaled performance in sustainability.

Norway Cautious on Indian shipbreaking

Norway Cautious on Indian shipbreaking

The Council on Ethics of the Government Pension Fund Global (Oil Fund), Norway's $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund (SWF), said that it will turn its attention towards Indian shipbreaking practices.The SWF cautioned that this may well result in further divestments from shipping companies with poor shipbreaking records.

Nidec ASI Supplies Power Management for Megayacht

Nidec ASI Supplies Power Management for Megayacht

Nidec ASI - head of the Nidec Industrial Solutions platform belonging to the Nidec Group - leaders in the field of solutions for energy management in the nautical sector, has taken another important step forward in support of more sustainable navigation. The company has developed and installed the innovative Power Management System on the mega yacht Wider 165

Sakhalin: Offshore Heavy Lift Refit

Sakhalin: Offshore Heavy Lift Refit

Large-scale conversion project on offshore platform Molikpaq operated by Sakhalin Energy.While the refit of heavy lift capacity onboard an offshore rig might sound mundane, Liebherr’s project to replace and modernize cranes on the offshore platform Molikpaq operated by Sakhalin Energy, a unit subjected to some of the world’s harshest conditions, is anything but mundane.

ABB Develops Autonomous Vessels in Singapore

ABB Develops Autonomous Vessels in Singapore

Swiss-Swedish multinational corporation ABB has won a contract from ST Engineering Land Systems Ltd. to deliver and commission integrated smart charging points for Automated Guided Vehicles (AGV) in the new Tuas port of Singapore.Deliveries of the vehicles, which will be deployed to transport heavy shipping containers at the port terminal

World Maritime Day Parallel Event Colombia

World Maritime Day Parallel Event Colombia

"Shipping must draw talent from every corner of the globe and every sector of the population to ensure its own sustainability."This was a key message from IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim, in his opening remarks to  the 2019 IMO World Maritime Day Parallel Event (15-18 September), held in Cartagena, Colombia.

Kalmar Supplies Terminal Tractors in California

Kalmar Supplies Terminal Tractors in California

Kalmar, the provider of cargo handling solutions and services to ports, is to supply NFI Industries with 25 Kalmar Ottawa Electric T2E Terminal Tractors for use in their selected distribution centers in California.The order was booked in Cargotec's 2019 Q2 order intake with delivery scheduled to be completed during the first half of 2020, said a press release from the Cargotec's unit.

Mainstream Names Asia-Pacific Head

Mainstream Names Asia-Pacific Head

Irish wind and solar projects developer Mainstream Renewable Power has appointed Raghuram Natarajan chief executive of its Asia-Pacific business."This key appointment to the Group’s Leadership Team, based out of its newly opened regional headquarters in Singapore, comes ahead of significant expansion plans for the region," said a press release.

DSV Rever Polaris Gets Engine Overhaul

DSV Rever Polaris Gets Engine Overhaul

New engineering work involving the overhaul of diesel engines on the offshore construction and dive support vessel (DSV) Rever Polaris, has been completed by power specialist Royston.Engineers undertook the DG1 and DG3 24,000 and DG4 36,000 running hours service on the generator engines on board the 113-meter-long vessel at A&P Tyne’s facilities in the North East of England

Kalmar to Help Bimbo's Ops at Mexico

Kalmar to Help Bimbo's Ops at Mexico

Kalmar has concluded a deal to supply a total of three Kalmar Ottawa Electric Terminal Tractors T2E to the Mexican bakery product manufacturer Bimbo.Kalmar, part of Cargotec, said in a press release that the order was booked in Cargotec's 2019 Q1 order intake, with delivery of the machines scheduled to take place during Q3 of 2019.