ROLF WILLIAMS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ROLF WILLIAMS
    • Operator : MARINE OIL SERVICE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Liquid Other Tanker
    • Vessel Type : Liquid Bulk Tanker
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1200
  • Location
    • City : NORFOLK
    • STATE : VA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 64
    • Full Load Capacity : 8540 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 84.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 27 Feet
    • Overall Length : 84.6 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 27 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5.6 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2005
    • EQUIP1 : 2 PUMPS
    • Coast Guard Number : 1177597

MARINE OIL SERVICE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : NORFOLK HARBOR, CHESAPEAKE BAY AND TRIBUTARIES; AND INLAND WATERWAYS
  • Principal Commodity : PETROLEUM OILS

MOSTANK

  • Type : Liquid Bulk Tanker
  • Construction : Steel

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Russia Ignores Western Calls to Free Captured Ukrainian Ships

Russia Ignores Western Calls to Free Captured Ukrainian Ships

Russia on Monday ignored Western calls to release three Ukrainian naval ships it fired on and captured near Crimea at the weekend and accused Kiev of plotting with its Western allies to provoke a conflict.Kiev in turn accused Russia of military aggression and put its armed forces on full combat alert, saying it reserved the right to defend itself.

New All-Electric Passenger Ferry for Oslo

New All-Electric Passenger Ferry for Oslo

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Significant moments in naval architecture & marine engineeringIn March 1989, oil tanker Exxon Valdez spilled 11 million gallons of crude oil after running aground in Alaska's Prince Williams Sound. The oil spill stood as the largest in U.S. history until the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico.

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.

Hapag-Lloyd CEO: No Big Shipping Mergers at Moment

Hapag-Lloyd CEO: No Big Shipping Mergers at Moment

The chief executive of German container shipping liner Hapag-Lloyd said he was not aware of major merger activities in the sector a day after a Reuters report said his company had been approached by French rival CMA CGM."We do not see major takeovers in the industry," Rolf Habben Jansen said in a statement issued on the day of the firm's annual general meeting in Hamburg.

Maritime Decarbonization: The Path Starts in Norway

Maritime Decarbonization: The Path Starts in Norway

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Number of Ships Waiting to Load Soy in Brazil Jumps 60%

Number of Ships Waiting to Load Soy in Brazil Jumps 60%

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Under the Sea: A Roadmap for Renewable Energy

Under the Sea: A Roadmap for Renewable Energy

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Zero-emission Vessel Future of The Fjords Delivered

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