SOMMER S

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SOMMER S
    • Operator : SHAVER TRANSPORTATION COMPANY
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 5360
  • Location
    • City : PORTLAND
    • STATE : OR
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 213
    • Full Load Capacity : 267 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 77.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 36 Feet
    • Overall Length : 77.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 36 Feet
    • Load draft : 10 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2012
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1231637

SHAVER TRANSPORTATION COMPANY

  • Area of Operation : COLUMBIA, SNAKE AND WILLAMETTE RIVERS; INTERCOASTAL
  • Principal Commodity : GRAIN AND GRAVEL

CASCADES

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHINOOK

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CLEARWATER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

COLUMBIA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DESCHUTES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DISPATCHER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LASSEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PORTLAND

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

UMATILLA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

VANCOUVER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WASHINGTON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WILLAMETTE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

B

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ST

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Robert Allan Ltd.: The Evolution of Marine Design

Robert Allan Ltd.: The Evolution of Marine Design

As the 90th anniversary of Robert Allan Ltd. approaches it is quite timely to address the development of Robert Allan’s designs as the years passed by and technology changed.When the first Robert Allan came out to Canada at the end of the First War he was a trained naval architect experienced in the design of rivetted steel ships.

Gibbs & Cox: Historic Ship Designer Turns 90

Gibbs & Cox: Historic Ship Designer Turns 90

Hindsight, they say is 20/20, and in this regard renowned design house Gibbs & Cox has nine decades in the rear view mirror on which to lean. We recently caught up with Chris Deegan, President and CEO of Gibbs & Cox, celebrating its 90th anniversary in 2019, to discuss the organization’s rich history and promising future.

Market in Focus: Offshore Services Vessels

Market in Focus: Offshore Services Vessels

Newbuild MarketUnsurprisingly, across the offshore sectors, newbuild orders have been scarce to none. Oversupply is still a major problem for the industry and due to slippage, ordering vessels now would be counterproductive. Why order brand new vessels from a yard and wait several years for these to be delivered

K Line Orders LNGC with Hudong-Zhonghua

K Line Orders LNGC with Hudong-Zhonghua

Japanese shipping company Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) has ordered two liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers with  with Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding backed by long-term contracts with Malaysia's energy giant Petronas.The 12-year contract to charter them to Petronas starts in 2022, with an option for an extension for a further 12 years.

BY THE NUMBERS: the OSV Markets

BY THE NUMBERS: the OSV Markets

US Offshore Support Vessel Analysis 2018 and 2019. The US GOM Offshore Support Vessel (OSV) market is suffering, utilization remains poor, and many owners are still squeezed financially. However, a poor market forces people to adapt and for those willing to take risks, the upside can be extremely large.US Owners 2018 vs.

Philly Shipyard Repairs MARAD Ship

Philly Shipyard Repairs MARAD Ship

Philly Shipyard, Inc. (PSI) , formerly Aker Philadelphia Shipyard,  has commenced work on its first contract to perform modernization, repair and maintenance work on a government ship, the SS Antares.The sole operating subsidiary of Philly Shipyard ASA said in a press note that the SS Antares is an Algol class vehicle cargo ship, owned by the U.S.

S'hail Adds 2 Ships to Klaveness Pool

S'hail Adds 2 Ships to Klaveness Pool

Qatar based  S'hail Shipping and Maritime Services has added two panamax dry bulk carrier into the Baumarine pool, a specialized panamax, kamsarmax and post-panamax pool run by Torvald Klaveness.The Norwegian shipping company said in a press note that the good vessels MV S’hail al Rayan and MV S’hail al Dukhan of S’hail Shipping recently joined its pool.

Petronas Inks 12-yr Contract with K-Line

Petronas Inks 12-yr Contract with K-Line

Malaysian national oil company Petronas’ subsidiary Petronas LNG Ltd recently signed a 12-year time charter party (TCP)  with a Japanese shipowner Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd (“K” Line) for two midsized new build LNG vessels.According to the statement, the TCP includes an extension option for an additional 12 years. The LNG vessels had about 79,960 cubic metres each in capacity.

McManus Named T/S Empire State VI Master

McManus Named T/S Empire State VI Master

SUNY Maritime College has appointed Captain Morgan McManus as the Master of the T/S Empire State VI. An alumnus of SUNY Maritime College, Captain McManus graduated in 1992 with a bachelor’s degree in Marine Transportation.Captain McManus has over 12 years’ experience sailing as Master including on the SS Cape Jacob, the sister ship to T/S Empire State VI.

Durban-built Survey Craft Boosts Transnet Dredging Fleet

Durban-built Survey Craft Boosts Transnet Dredging Fleet

Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) has taken delivery of a new survey craft as the latest acquisition in its Dredging Services division’s ongoing fleet replacement program in excess of $28 million. The vessel, valued at approximately $220,000 was built by a local company in Durban.