RELIEF

  • General
    • Vessel Name : RELIEF
    • Operator : GRADEL, GEO. CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : TOLEDO
    • STATE : OH
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 513
    • Full Load Capacity : 1000 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 160 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 40.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 160 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 40.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
    • Height : 10 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1924
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 169061

GRADEL, GEO. CO.

  • Area of Operation : LAKE ERIE, MAUMEE RIVER, COOLEY AND SANDUSKY BAY, LAKE HURON AND CONNECTING WATERWAYS
  • Principal Commodity : CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS

JOHN FRANCIS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOSEPHINE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MIGHTY JAKE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MIGHTY JESSIE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MIGHTY JIMMY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MIGHTY JOHN III

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PIONEERLAND

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PRAIRIELAND

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TIMBERLAND

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CROW

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DERRICK NO I

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MOBRO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MOBY DICK

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SCOW

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SCOW NO.

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

THE CLYDE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TNT

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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US Anchors Aid Pier to Gaza Beach. Aid Delivery Faces Tough Road Ahead

US Anchors Aid Pier to Gaza Beach. Aid Delivery Faces Tough Road Ahead

The United States anchored a temporary floating pier to a beach in Gaza on Thursday to boost aid deliveries, but Washington is facing the same challenges that have beset the United Nations and relief groups for months when it comes to distributing assistance to the war-torn enclave.These include working in a war zone to stave off a looming famine and a dire shortage of fuel for aid trucks.

US Military's Pier in Gaza to Cost $320 Million

US Military's Pier in Gaza to Cost $320 Million

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Venezuela Oil Sector Hit by Loss of Its Widest US License

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US to Build Temporary Port to Deliver Gaza Aid

US to Build Temporary Port to Deliver Gaza Aid

President Joe Biden will announce in his State of the Union speech on Thursday that the U.S. military will construct a temporary port on Gaza's Mediterranean coast to receive humanitarian aid by sea, senior administration officials said.Planning for the operation, initially based on the island of Cyprus, does not envisage the deployment of U.S.

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

Israel Says It's Ready to Let Ships Bring Aid to Gaza

Israel Says It's Ready to Let Ships Bring Aid to Gaza

Israel is prepared to let ships deliver aid to the war-ravaged Gaza Strip "immediately" as part of a proposed sea corridor from Cyprus, the Israeli foreign minister said on Sunday, naming four European countries as potential participants.Under the arrangement first suggested by Nicosia in November

SAR Officer Caleb Halle Receives 2023 IMO Bravery Award

SAR Officer Caleb Halle Receives 2023 IMO Bravery Award

The 2023 IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea has been presented to Caleb Halle, Aviation Survival Technician Second Class (AST2) of the United States Coast Guard (USCG). He was recognized for the outstanding courage, endurance and determination he showed during the rescue of the seven-strong crew of the tugboat Legacy in January 2023.

Turkey Sends Field Hospital Aid Ship to Egypt for Gaza

Turkey Sends Field Hospital Aid Ship to Egypt for Gaza

Turkey said on Friday it had sent a ship loaded with field hospital equipment, ambulances and generators to Egypt to treat war casualties from Gaza, where Israeli's devastating siege has caused a humanitarian crisis with medical care collapsing."A total of 51 containers of medical supplies, generators and 20 ambulances, with necessary permissions

Captain McManus Preps to Take the Helm of Empire State VII

Captain McManus Preps to Take the Helm of Empire State VII

Captain Morgan McManus will serve as the Ship’s Master on the Empire State VII, the first in a series of five National Security Multi-Mission Vessel (NSMV), which at press time was getting its post-sea trial finishing touches at Philly Shipyard. The project to design, build and deliver the NSMV series is one of the most exciting shipbuilding programs in the U.S.

First NSMV Empire State Delivered

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Philly Shipyard on Friday delivered Empire State, the lead vessel in a series of five new training ships being built to serve America's state maritime academies. Delivered to the U.S. Department of Transportation's Maritime Administration (MARAD) under its National Security Multi-Mission Vessel (NSMV) program, Empire State will serve SUNY Maritime College.

Naming Ceremony Held for SUNY Maritime Training Ship Empire State

Naming Ceremony Held for SUNY Maritime Training Ship Empire State

Philly Shipyard on Wednesday hosted a ceremony for the first state-class National Security Multi-Mission Vessel (NSMV), the Empire State.Empire State is the first of five new NSMVs being built under a program for the U.S. Department of Transportation's Maritime Administration (MARAD), which owns and operates training ships for the nation's state maritime academies.