SKELTON KEY

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SKELTON KEY
    • Operator : FLORIDA DREDGE & DOCK, LLC
    • Vessel Type : Undefined
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 600
  • Location
    • City : TARPON SPRINGS
    • STATE : FL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 56
  • Size
    • Register length : 61.3 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22 Feet
    • Overall Length : 61.3 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22 Feet
    • Load draft : 5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4.5 Feet
    • Height : 9 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1994
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1228070

FLORIDA DREDGE & DOCK, LLC

  • Area of Operation : PANAMA CITY, FL - KEY WEST, FL
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

HOMASSASA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST LUCIE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUWANNEE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PANTHER KEY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Five More Migrants Lost at Sea from Capsized Makeshift Vessel off Florida

Five More Migrants Lost at Sea from Capsized Makeshift Vessel off Florida

The U.S. Coast Guard has called off its search for five migrants missing in waters off the Florida Keys since their makeshift vessel capsized on Friday, adding to the dozens lost at sea in attempted boat crossings from Cuba in recent months.The five who disappeared about 14 miles (23 km) south of Sugar Loaf Key brought to seven the toll of dead or presumed dead in Friday's accident

China's Military Drills Near Taiwan Disrupt Key Shipping Lanes

China's Military Drills Near Taiwan Disrupt Key Shipping Lanes

China's military exercises in the waters around Taiwan have prompted some ships to navigate around the Taiwan Strait and give the island a wide berth, disrupting key trading routes for cargo and commodities sailing around the world, analysts said.Angered by U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taiwan

Harland & Wolff to Restore HMS Quorn Mine-hunter

Harland & Wolff to Restore HMS Quorn Mine-hunter

Harland & Wolff's Appledore site in the UK's southwest has won a £55 million (around $65 million) contract to regenerate a former Royal Navy mine-hunting vessel, HMS Quorn. "On behalf of the Lithuanian Government, the Defence Equipment Sales Authority (DESA) awarded the contract that will see HMS Quorn renovated and restored, bolstering NATO maritime capability in Europe

War in Ukraine Raises Global Shipping Costs, Stifles Trade -UNCTAD

War in Ukraine Raises Global Shipping Costs, Stifles Trade -UNCTAD

The war in the Ukraine is stifling trade and logistics of the country and the Black Sea region, increasing global vessel demand and the cost of shipping around the world, the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) said. Container shipping and global value chains have been disrupted and many countries have had to look further afield for suppliers of oil, gas and grain.

China Shipbuilding for Taiwan Firm Likely Aiding Chinese Navy Build-up

China Shipbuilding for Taiwan Firm Likely Aiding Chinese Navy Build-up

Contracts between China's top state-owned shipbuilding firm and Taiwan's leading shipping company are likely lowering the costs of upgrading China's navy, posing security concerns for the island claimed by Beijing, a U.S. think tank said on Thursday.China State Shipbuilding Corp (CSSC) is a key producer of vessels for China's rapidly expanding People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN)

Brent Crude Tops $112. Tanker Owners "Are Having a Ball"

Brent Crude Tops $112. Tanker Owners "Are Having a Ball"

Oil benchmarks are hitting multiple price and spread milestones across several key markets as the fallout from severe sanctions on key exporter Russia sows confusion and panic among global crude oil traders, shipping firms and importers.The oil industry has been gripped by acute risk aversion in the finance and shipping sectors after several nations including the United States sanctioned

Offshore Energy: Are Decommissioning Costs set to Spiral?

Offshore Energy: Are Decommissioning Costs set to Spiral?

As offshore market activity recovers and continues to increase through the next decade, as we expect it to, oilfield service (OFS) capacity is expected to tighten.As offshore market activity recovers and continues to increase through the next decade, as NorthStone Advisors expect it to, oilfield service (OFS) capacity is expected to tighten.

US Allocates $14 Billion to Expand Ports, Shore Up Waterways

US Allocates $14 Billion to Expand Ports, Shore Up Waterways

The Biden administration on Wednesday said it will fund $14 billion in projects to improve the country's ports and waterways in an effort to increase climate resilience, improve drinking water sources and bolster the U.S. supply chain.The funds, for fiscal year 2022, target more than 500 projects in 52 states and territories, including Florida's Everglades and the Port of Long Beach in California

Equinor, BP Hit Key Milestone for New York Offshore Wind Projects

Equinor, BP Hit Key Milestone for New York Offshore Wind Projects

Equinor and BP on Friday announced the finalization of the Purchase and Sale Agreements (PSAs) with the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA), for Empire Wind 2 and Beacon Wind 1 offshore wind projects.Empire Wind is located 15-30 miles southeast of Long Island and spans 80,000 acres, with water depths of between 65 and 131 feet.

First Ship Fit with 'Seawing' Kite Propulsion System

First Ship Fit with 'Seawing' Kite Propulsion System

A French ro-ro ship will be the first commercial vessel to trial a novel wind-assisted propulsion system designed to curb emissions from shippingAirseas said it has installed its Seawing system on the vessel Ville de Bordeaux owned and operated by Louis Dreyfus Armateurs. The ship, which is chartered by Airbus to transport major aircraft components between France and the U.S.

Chinese Data Law Adds to Global Shipping Disruption

Chinese Data Law Adds to Global Shipping Disruption

Ships in Chinese waters are disappearing from tracking systems following the introduction of a new data law in China, frustrating efforts to ease bottlenecks that are snarling the global economy, according to three shipping sources directly impacted.China's Personal Information Protection Law, which came into effect on Nov.

Flow of Goods Through Panama Canal Hits Record

Flow of Goods Through Panama Canal Hits Record

The Panama Canal moved more than a half a billion tonnes of goods over the last year, the canal's top official said on Thursday, marking a record high for the key global waterway as international trade picked up.Ricaurte Vasquez, the Panama Canal Authority's administrator, told reporters during a webcast news conference that 516.