SMITH HUNTER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SMITH HUNTER
    • Operator : 3207286
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2100
  • Location
    • City : MORGAN CITY
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 59
  • Size
    • Register length : 71.3 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 28 Feet
    • Overall Length : 71.3 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 28 Feet
    • Load draft : 12 Feet
    • Light Draft : 9 Feet
    • Height : 45 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 1997
    • Year : 1997
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 643403
    • REBLT : *

CAPT. SAM

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SMITH INVADER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SMITH PREDATOR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Harland & Wolff Returns to Action with First Newbuild Order

Harland & Wolff Returns to Action with First Newbuild Order

The historic Belfast shipyard Harland & Wolff announced it has secured its first newbuild order since being bought out of administration in 2019.The shipyard, best known for having built the Titanic, is returning to action after being purchased by London-based InfraStrata. The yard said on Wednesday that it was awarded an initial contract worth approximately £8.5 million to build 11 barges for U.

US Navy Sets Up Unmanned Surface Vessel Division

US Navy Sets Up Unmanned Surface Vessel Division

The U.S. Navy is moving full speed ahead toward wider adoption of autonomous unmanned surface vessels, having recently established a dedicated Unmanned Surface Vessel Division (USVDIV).Cmdr. Jeremiah Daley assumed command of the newly established USVDIV One during a ceremony on May 13. “To meet the challenges of the 21st Century, we must continue to innovate the surface force,” Daley said.

Greece Seizes Russian Tanker

Greece Seizes Russian Tanker

Greece has impounded a Russian oil tanker off the island of Evia, the Greek coastguard said on Tuesday, as part of European Union sanctions imposed on Moscow over its invasion of Ukraine.Earlier this month, the EU banned Russian-flagged vessels from the 27-nation bloc's ports, with some exemptions

Japan's Asahi Tanker to Start Ship Fuelling with World's First Electric Tanker

Japan's Asahi Tanker to Start Ship Fuelling with World's First Electric Tanker

Japan's Asahi Tanker said it will start using the world's first electric-powered tanker for ship fuelling, known as bunkering, later this month in an effort to cut carbon emissions.Japan, which is the world's fifth-biggest CO2 emitter, aims to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050, while the global shipping industry, which relies on oil to power its vessels

Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Others Say Tanker Pilot Shows Coal to Hydrogen Plan Feasible

Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Others Say Tanker Pilot Shows Coal to Hydrogen Plan Feasible

Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) and other Japan-based firms said on Tuesday that a pilot project to transport hydrogen produced from brown coal in Australia to Japan in the world's first liquefied hydrogen tanker had proven technically feasible.While hydrogen is widely touted as a fuel of the future with zero carbon emissions, it requires intensive energy input

Meet SHADOWLARK: The $10M Personal Vessel Plus Submarine Package

Meet SHADOWLARK: The $10M Personal Vessel Plus Submarine Package

SHADOWCAT and Triton Submarines have collaborated to develop and introduce a new Launch and Recovery Craft (LARC) dubbed SHADOWLARK. Designed by Incat Crowther, SHADOWLARK is a package priced under $10m for delivery in less than 14 months, a package that includes a 24-m LARC designed to carry a Triton 3300/3 MKII submersible

European Group Lifts Funding to $4.6B to Prevent Plastic Pollution in Seas

European Group Lifts Funding to $4.6B to Prevent Plastic Pollution in Seas

A group of European development banks plan to double its funding for global efforts to stop plastic waste from polluting the world's oceans to 4 billion euros ($4.6 billion).The Clean Oceans Initiative, led by the French and German development banks and the European Investment Bank is the largest such grouping targeting plastic pollution of the sea.

Maritime Partners Acquires J. Russell Flowers

Maritime Partners Acquires J. Russell Flowers

Maritime Partners, LLC, through its managed funds, has acquired from J. Russell Flowers, Inc. and its affiliates, a diversified portfolio of over 1,000 marine vessels operating on bareboat charter. JRF’s fleet includes a variety of towboats, tank barges, hopper barges, and deck barges.

Eight More Merchant Mariners Charged in Test-score Fixing Scheme

Eight More Merchant Mariners Charged in Test-score Fixing Scheme

Another eight current and former merchant mariners have been indicted in a a test score-fixing scheme at a U.S. Coast Guard exam center in Louisiana.The defendants are charged with obtaining, and intending to use, officer-level licenses that were procured through falsified exam scores.

Legal Background Behind New Nord Stream 2 License Demand

Legal Background Behind New Nord Stream 2 License Demand

Germany's energy regulator has temporarily halted the certification process for the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, requiring the Swiss-based, Gazprom-led consortium behind the infrastructure to form a German subsidiary to secure a licence.Following are some of the legal considerations associated with the move by Germany's Federal Network Agency

Smugglers Fake Ship Identities to Evade North Korea Sanctions

Smugglers Fake Ship Identities to Evade North Korea Sanctions

Smugglers suspected of evading sanctions on North Korea have turned to schemes to create fraudulent identities for sanctioned ships, a U.S.-based research group said in a report released on Thursday.Ships suspected of smuggling have long modified their physical appearance or broadcast false position data, said the report from C4ADS, a non-profit group.

Russia Gearing Up for First LNG-fueled Icebreaker as Arctic Shipping Grows

Russia Gearing Up for First LNG-fueled Icebreaker as Arctic Shipping Grows

Metals miner Nornickel said it will participate in the design and building of Russia's first dual-fuel liquefied natural gas (LNG) and diesel icebreaker to prepare for more capacity in the environmentally sensitive Arctic region.Russia, which has a fleet of nuclear-powered icebreakers