SAM S

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SAM S
    • Operator : ACCOUNTING & BUSINESS CONSULTING CORP.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1000
  • Location
    • City : BELLE
    • STATE : WV
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 57
  • Size
    • Register length : 56.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22 Feet
    • Overall Length : 65 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22 Feet
    • Load draft : 6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4 Feet
    • Height : 33 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1972
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 544649

ACCOUNTING & BUSINESS CONSULTING CORP.

  • Area of Operation : KANAWHA RIVER BETWEEN LONDON AND MARMET LOCKS
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

AUDREY HECKMAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CARISSA N.

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

D. L. GILLAND

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DREW SCOTT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

OMI SCOTT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NO

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PC

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

UK Aircraft Carrier Dodges Hurricane Florence

UK Aircraft Carrier Dodges Hurricane Florence

British aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth arrived in Norfolk, Va. a bit later than planned on Monday after evading Hurricane Florence, which devastated large areas of the U.S. East Coast.The Royal Navy said HMS Queen Elizabeth skirted south of the hurricane, but sailed close enough for the effects of a four meter swell

#SNAME125

#SNAME125

Significant moments in naval architecture & marine engineeringAfter being refitted an specialized icebreaker bow, tanker SS Manhattan became the first commercial ship to cross the Northwest Passage in 1969. Read more on the vessel and historic voyage here.The October 2018 edition of Maritime Reporter & Engineering News

OSG Orders Tank Barge from Gunderson Marine

Portland, Ore. shipbuilder Gunderson Marine announced today that it has secured an order from Tampa. Fla. based energy transportation firm Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (OSG) for the construction of a 204,000 barrel capacity tank barge for delivery in the second quarter of 2020.

Ready Reserve Force Vessels Stand Ready

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Fire Engulfs Tourist Boat in Northwest Spain

Fire Engulfs Tourist Boat in Northwest Spain

Fifty-two people were rescued from a fire that engulfed a catamaran carrying tourists off the coast of northwestern Spain on Tuesday, authorities said.Two passengers suffered serious burns and were taken by helicopter to a hospital in La Coruna, emergency services said on Twitter.A further three people received treatment for minor injuries after being rescued from the catamaran

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Tiny Japan Shipping Shares Jump on North Korea Detente Hopes

Tiny Japan Shipping Shares Jump on North Korea Detente Hopes

Shares of small Japanese shippers jumped this week after the historic summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un sparked hopes of news business ties with the reclusive country.Japanese retail investors are snatching up shares of the firms that may benefit from a potential thaw between Tokyo and Pyongyang

Fundraising Cruise Raises $100,000 to Help Save SS United States

Fundraising Cruise Raises $100,000 to Help Save SS United States

A fundraising cruise dedicated to saving America’s Flagship has raised $100,000 for the cause.Once America’s fastest and most glamorous ocean liner, the SS United States has spent years away from her former glory in an escalating state of disrepair, at dock in Philadelphia, out of commission and relying on donations to stay afloat and out of the scrapyard.

EU Suspects Tax Fraud at China's New Gateway to Europe

EU Suspects Tax Fraud at China's New Gateway to Europe

European Union and Italian authorities are investigating suspected wide-scale tax fraud by Chinese criminal gangs importing goods via Greece’s largest port of Piraeus, a trade gateway between China and Europe, officials said.“The VAT is completely evaded, with enormous damage to the national tax authorities and to the community,” Fabio Botto

Enhancing Historic Lake Michigan Docking Facilities

Enhancing Historic Lake Michigan Docking Facilities

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#BTC100 History

#BTC100 History

Bouchard Transportation Co. launches Liberty Ship S.S. Frederick Bouchard in November 1944. Built in memory of Capt. Fred Bouchard, the vessel is then christened by his wife, Ellen S. Bouchard. #BTC100    The July 2018 edition of Maritime Reporter & Engineering News will feature a special “Bouchard Transportation Co. Celebrates 100 Years” magazine.

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