RISING SUN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : RISING SUN
    • Operator : SMITH MARINE TOWING, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1000
  • Location
    • City : BALTIMORE
    • STATE : MD
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 72
  • Size
    • Register length : 57 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22 Feet
    • Overall Length : 57 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22 Feet
    • Load draft : 8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 34 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1974
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 556813

SMITH MARINE TOWING, INC.

  • Area of Operation : BALTIMORE HARBOR, CHESAPEAKE BAY AND DELAWARE RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING (SHIFTING)

BANDIT

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

GATLIN

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

OUTLAW

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

CAPT. STEVE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS DEE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GERARD

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SMITH

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Heerema Unveils World's Largest Offshore Crane Vessel

Heerema Unveils World's Largest Offshore Crane Vessel

Dutch firm Heerema Marine Contractors and Singapore's Sembcorp Marine, on Thursday, showed off the world's largest crane vessel that can be used for the setup and decommissioning of offshore oil and gas facilities.The semi-submersible vessel, which cost Heerema about $1.5 billion, is equipped with two cranes that can reach a height of 220 metres

Woodmac: 10% of Marine Fuel to be Scrubbed

Woodmac: 10% of Marine Fuel to be Scrubbed

Recent research from Woodmac makes some fairly bold and insightful predictions on the future of maritime fuel as the clock ticks toward 2020 and new fuel rules from the IMO that will dramatically reduce the level of sulfur emissions from ships.* Research firm Woodmac sees a rise in the use on ships of "scrubbers", the equipment to clean up sulfur emissions

ACL Christens Its New Vessel Atlantic Sun

ACL Christens Its New Vessel Atlantic Sun

Atlantic Container Line (ACL) held a christening ceremony for its new G4 vessel, the Atlantic Sun, on Wednesday, at FAPS Port Newark Auto Marine Terminal at the Port of New York & New Jersey. The ACL G4 vessels are the first of their kind and the largest multipurpose RoRo/Containerships ever built.

Liquefaction and Lost Bulk Carriers: Is a Design Change Warranted?

Liquefaction and Lost Bulk Carriers: Is a Design Change Warranted?

A shocking number of bulk carriers (as well as a few OBOs – ore/bulk/oil carriers) have been suddenly and catastrophically lost at sea in the last 30 years.  Following are the names of some of those vessels, in alphabetical order:- Asian Forest (2009); - Black Rose(2009); - Bulk Jupiter (2015); - Derbyshire (1980); - Emerald Star (2017); - Harita Bauxite (2013); - Hong Wei (2010); - Hui Long

Four Rescued from Passenger Vessel Blaze

Four Rescued from Passenger Vessel Blaze

Four people have been rescued from a passenger vessel that caught fire in Chandeleur Sound, La., Monday.U.S. Coast Guard watchstanders in New Orleans received a report at 2:36 a.m. that the vessel Grand Sun was on fire near the Chandeleur Islands.The Coast Guard directed the launch of a helicopter crew from New Orleans to assist.The aircrew arrived on scene at 3:52 a.m.

LNG Shipping Rates Spike with No Respite Seen Through 2019

LNG Shipping Rates Spike with No Respite Seen Through 2019

The price of shipping liquefied natural gas (LNG) has spiked in September and is likely to remain high next year, buoyed by rising production from new plants and concerns that demand for LNG vessels will outpace supply.The rate for vessels shipping LNG from the Atlantic Basin to Asia has jumped to $90,000 to $95,000 a day this week from $75,000 a day at the end of August, brokers and traders said.

Oil Could Rise to $100 by 2019

Oil Could Rise to $100 by 2019

Oil prices could rise towards $100 per barrel towards the end of the year or by early 2019 as sanctions against Iran bite, commodity merchants Trafigura and Mercuria said on Monday at the Asia Pacific Petroleum Conference (APPEC) in Singapore.Almost 2 million barrels per day (bpd) of crude could be taken out of the market as a result of the U.S.

Gulf Platforms Shut ahead of Hurricane

Gulf Platforms Shut ahead of Hurricane

U.S. oil prices edged up on Tuesday, rising back past $70 per barrel, after two Gulf of Mexico oil platforms were evacuated in preparation for a hurricane.U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $70.04 per barrel at 0034 GMT, up 24 cents, or 0.3 percent from their last settlement.

S.Korean Shipbuilders Jump over Rising LNG Tanker Prices

S.Korean Shipbuilders Jump over Rising LNG Tanker Prices

South Korea's shipbuilders jump after an industry report notes rising prices of liquefied natural gas tankers that is set to benefit the country's shipbuilders.Shares of Hyundai Heavy Industries soar 9.2 pct, while those of Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering jump 9.7 pct.Samsung Heavy Industries adds 5.

Hapag-Lloyd Cutting Costs as Fuel Prices Rise

Hapag-Lloyd Cutting Costs as Fuel Prices Rise

German shipping company Hapag-Lloyd is cutting costs to cope with a rise in fuel prices that led it to slash full year earnings forecasts last month, its chief executive told shareholders on Tuesday."Major cost positions have risen more than initially expected and are pressuring operating margins," CEO Rolf Habben Jansen said in Hamburg.

China's Export Growth Steady, Import Growth Faster

China's Export Growth Steady, Import Growth Faster

China maintained solid export growth of 12.6 percent in May, slightly slower than in April, but still providing good news for Beijing's policymakers as they deal with tough trade negotiations with Washington.Imports also rose more than anticipated in May and at the fastest pace since January

Cruise Ship Viking Orion Delivered

Cruise Ship Viking Orion Delivered

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has delivered the fifth cruise ship in a series of oceangoing newbuilds for ship owner Viking Cruises. The new vessel, Viking Orion, was delivered today from the builder’s shipyard in Ancona.Viking Orion, as its four preceding sister ships, fits into the small cruise ship segment, with a gross tonnage of about 47,800 tons.