SMUGGLERS POINT

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SMUGGLERS POINT
    • Operator : OMEGA PROTEIN, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : General Cargo / Passenger
    • Vessel Type : General Cargo Freighter
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2000
  • Location
    • City : REEDVILLE
    • STATE : VA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 179
    • Full Load Capacity : 598 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 166.9 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 32 Feet
    • Overall Length : 166.9 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 32 Feet
    • Load draft : 15.4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 15.4 Feet
    • Height : 65 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1943
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 651567

OMEGA PROTEIN, INC.

  • Area of Operation : COMPANY DOCK/CHESAPEAKE BAY / COASTAL MID ATLANTIC
  • Principal Commodity : MENHADEN FISH AND FISH WASTE

CALCASIEU PASS

  • Type : General Cargo Freighter
  • Construction : Steel

FLEETON

  • Type : General Cargo Freighter
  • Construction : Steel

G. P. KIMBERLY

  • Type : General Cargo Freighter
  • Construction : Steel

GRAND CALLIOU

  • Type : General Cargo Freighter
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN S. DEMPSTER JR.

  • Type : General Cargo Freighter
  • Construction : Steel

RAPPA HANNOCK

  • Type : General Cargo Freighter
  • Construction : Steel

REEDVILLE

  • Type : General Cargo Freighter
  • Construction : Steel

TANGIER ISLAND

  • Type : General Cargo Freighter
  • Construction : Steel

TIDELAND

  • Type : General Cargo Freighter
  • Construction : Steel

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Royal Navy Seizes Over $250M Worth of Drugs in Caribbean Sea

Royal Navy Seizes Over $250M Worth of Drugs in Caribbean Sea

The crew of U.K. Royal Navy’s offshore patrol vessel HMS Trent has seized over $250 million worth of cocaine in the latest drugs bust in the Caribbean Sea, bringing the total drugs seized by the vessel so far to over $640 million.The latest bust came after HMS Trent was alerted to potential smugglers by a United States maritime patrol aircraft and used her powerful radars to track down the

At Least Five People Drown Trying to Cross English Channel

At Least Five People Drown Trying to Cross English Channel

At least five people, including a child, died in an attempt to cross the English Channel from France, hours after Britain passed a bill to deport asylum seekers to Rwanda to try to deter the dangerous crossings.The deaths of one child, a woman and three men occurred on an overcrowded small boat carrying around 110 people attempting to cross one of the busiest shipping lanes in the world.

St. Marys River Reopened After Laker Strikes Channel Light

St. Marys River Reopened After Laker Strikes Channel Light

The St. Marys River has reopened to vessel traffic after a U.S.-flagged Great Lakes freighter struck a channel light in the waterway.At approximately 1 a.m. on Thursday, the 730-foot bulk carrier American Mariner suffered a marine casualty and went bow-first into the Munuscong Junction Light, the U.S. Coast Guard said. The incident occurred in Munuscong Lake, which is a section of the St.

Great Lakes Freighter Strikes Channel Light on St. Marys River

Great Lakes Freighter Strikes Channel Light on St. Marys River

A portion of the St. Marys River has been closed to vessel traffic after a U.S.-flagged Great Lakes freighter struck a channel light in the waterway.At approximately 1 a.m., the 730-foot bulk carrier American Mariner suffered a marine casualty and struck the Munuscong Junction Light with its bow, the U.S. Coast Guard said. The incident occurred in Munuscong Lake, which is a section of the St.

Turkey Sends Field Hospital Aid Ship to Egypt for Gaza

Turkey Sends Field Hospital Aid Ship to Egypt for Gaza

Turkey said on Friday it had sent a ship loaded with field hospital equipment, ambulances and generators to Egypt to treat war casualties from Gaza, where Israeli's devastating siege has caused a humanitarian crisis with medical care collapsing."A total of 51 containers of medical supplies, generators and 20 ambulances, with necessary permissions

Australian Court Finds Carnival Misled About Cruise's COVID Risks in Landmark Luling

Australian Court Finds Carnival Misled About Cruise's COVID Risks in Landmark Luling

Carnival Corp's Australian unit has been ordered to pay the medical expenses of a woman who contracted COVID-19, with a judge ruling that the cruise ship operator misled passengers about safety risks in a landmark class action ruling.The decision from Australia's Federal Court is the first class action win against a cruise ship operator in the world, according to Shine Lawyers

Baltic Dry Index Hits One-year High

Baltic Dry Index Hits One-year High

The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index rose to its highest in a year on Monday, helped by higher rates for capesize vessels.The overall index, which factors in rates for capesize, panamax and supramax shipping vessels, climbed 3.2% to 1,991.The capesize index added 176 points, gaining 5.3% to 3,485 - its highest level since May 25, 2022.

US Says it Disrupts Illicit Oil Shipment by Iran's IRGC

US Says it Disrupts Illicit Oil Shipment by Iran's IRGC

The U.S. on Friday divulged it disrupted in April a multimillion-dollar shipment of crude oil by Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, seizing more than 980,000 barrels of contraband crude oil that violated U.S. sanctions.In April, Reuters reported that the U.S. confiscated cargo onboard tanker Suez Rajan, which was carrying Iranian oil at sea. The U.S.

Afghans Recount Moment Migrant Boat Sank on Deadly Channel Crossing

Afghans Recount Moment Migrant Boat Sank on Deadly Channel Crossing

Idris, 22, was convinced he was going to die when the small boat he and dozens of other migrants were on began to sink in the Channel as he tried to reach England from France.It was only thinking of his parents back home, and the fact that he had embarked on this perilous journey to help his family, that gave him the strength to stay afloat, he told Reuters.

Germany Tells UN: Nord Stream Inquiry Found Subsea Explosive Traces on Yacht

Germany Tells UN: Nord Stream Inquiry Found Subsea Explosive Traces on Yacht

Germany found traces of subsea explosives in samples taken from a yacht that it suspects "may have been used to transport the explosives" to blow up the Nord Stream gas pipelines, it told the U.N. Security Council in a letter with Sweden and Denmark.A series of unexplained explosions hit the Nord Stream 1 and 2 pipelines connecting Russia and Germany under the Baltic Sea last September in the

Survivors of Greece Boat Disaster Say Coastguard Rope Toppled Boat

Survivors of Greece Boat Disaster Say Coastguard Rope Toppled Boat

Survivors of a boat disaster that likely killed hundreds of migrants near Greece have given accounts of traffickers in North Africa cramming them into a clapped-out fishing trawler. They recounted hellish conditions above and below deck, with no food or water.Some also said the tragic end, when it came, was precipitated by the actions of the Greek coastguard.

Greece Boat Tragedy: At Least 209 Pakistanis Were on Board, Data Suggests

Greece Boat Tragedy: At Least 209 Pakistanis Were on Board, Data Suggests

At least 209 Pakistanis were on an overloaded boat that capsized and sank in open seas off Greece last week, according to data shared with Reuters on Thursday by a Pakistani investigative agency.The figure of 209 is based on information provided by families who came forward to say a relative of theirs had boarded the boat heading from Libya towards Greece and were still missing