SOLAR TIDE II

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SOLAR TIDE II
    • Operator : FIFTH THIRD EQUIPMENT FINANCE COMPANY
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 4520
  • Location
    • City : NEW ORLEANS
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 1235
    • Full Load Capacity : 3088 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 18
  • Size
    • Register length : 203.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 46 Feet
    • Overall Length : 217.2 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 46 Feet
    • Load draft : 13.9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6 Feet
    • Height : 58.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2003
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1140537

FIFTH THIRD EQUIPMENT FINANCE COMPANY

  • Area of Operation : U. S. GULF OF MEXICO (PORTS OF MISSISSIPPI THROUGH TEXAS)
  • Principal Commodity : LEASES TO OTHERS

BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BKO

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

IN

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ING

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MEM

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MTC

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NO

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ZB

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

COLUMBIA

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

DBL

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

DOUBLE SKIN

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

AMY CLEMONS

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

DAMON B BANKSTON

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

LESTER POLLACK

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

MISS JANE TIDE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

APOLLO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ATHENA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OUTLAW

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

POLAR ENDURANCE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SASSAFRAS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

STEVEN MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

AEP

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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Industry Project for First Ammonia-Fueled ULCS Concept

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Singapore Company Fined for Illegal Scrapping Attempt

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World First: High-Wave Floating Solar Park

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Oil Recovered from WWII Shipwreck

Oil Recovered from WWII Shipwreck

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Fuel Barge Stuck in the Mud in Alaska

Fuel Barge Stuck in the Mud in Alaska

A fuel barge has become stuck in mud on the Naknek River in Naknek, Alaska, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Wednesday. The Coast Guard said it is responding to the Crowley BC-152 barge, which settled in the mud and began to show signs of structural stress while offloading petroleum product.

Floating Wind: Norway Seeks to Expand

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