SONIA B

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SONIA B
    • Operator : BREATHWIT MARINE CONTRACTORS, LTD
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2000
  • Location
    • City : DICKINSON
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 119
  • Size
    • Register length : 90 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 24 Feet
    • Overall Length : 90 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24 Feet
    • Load draft : 5.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 32 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1957
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 274081

BREATHWIT MARINE CONTRACTORS, LTD

  • Area of Operation : GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY OF LOUISIANA AND TEXAS; AND TO MOBILE, AL
  • Principal Commodity : SAND AND GRAVEL

ARGO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHERYL ANN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LITTLE CHERYL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LITTLE SUSIE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS EMILY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS SALLY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DB

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Hamburg Süd Christens Polar Ecuador

Hamburg Süd Christens Polar Ecuador

Hamburg Süd christened the Polar Ecuador containership in Antwerp.The new vessel belongs to a group of four structurally identical vessels in the Polar class that have been built for Hamburg Süd by the Chinese shipyard Jiangsu New Yangzi Shipbuilding. With a total length of 230 meters and a width of 37.

INSIGHTS:

INSIGHTS:

William P. Doyle, CEO & Executive Director of the Dredging Contractors of America (DCA).William P. Doyle is the CEO & Executive Director of the Dredging Contractors of America (DCA). Twice a U.S. Senate confirmed Presidential appointee to the U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC), Doyle has, over the course of a long and celebrated career, successfully worn many hats.

Autonomous Shipping – Cyber Hazards Ahead

Autonomous Shipping – Cyber Hazards Ahead

If autonomous vessels are the future of maritime shipping, then cyber threats may be its Achilles heel.  Congested shipping, restricted visibility, limited maneuverability, and intensive docking activities all contribute to port hazards – 42 percent of EU reported marine accidents (injury/death/damage to ships) took place in port areas and 44 percent of workboat fatalities occurred on Tugs.

EBDG Appoints King as President

EBDG Appoints King as President

Elliott Bay Design Group (EBDG) has announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Brian King as President - Chief Engineer. King will have direct supervision of the business and affairs of the company.  He will be responsible for advancing EBDG's major strategic objectives while leading the team on planning, business management, engineering, personnel development and sales.

Sub M is here, now what?

Sub M is here, now what?

Captain Pat Folan outlines the way forward, especially for the smaller towboat firms. It’s not rocket science, but it does involve common sense. July 20, 2018 came and went, and we are all still here – mostly. The reality of Sub M has begun to sink in and for some it signals the end of a business and career. The AWO RCP members, oil movers and early adopters are going to make it.

Water Taxis Coming to Indian Capital

Water Taxis Coming to Indian Capital

New Delhi might soon get a new transport system as an alternative to reduce traffic congestion in the city. If things go as planned, water taxis in Delhi will turn into a reality in the near future.Shipping Minister Mansukh Lal Mandaviya checked the proposed Sonia Vihar site of the proposed Yamuna Water Taxi Project of Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) in New Delhi

EBDG Appoints Nani as Project Manager

EBDG Appoints Nani as Project Manager

Elliott Bay Design Group (EBDG) hired Matt Nani to join its team of naval architects and engineers as a Project Manager.  He will be responsible for the initiation, management and execution of diverse projects and will be based in the Seattle, WA office.Nani brings with him 11 years of experience in the marine industry including work with an operator, class society and consulting firm.

EBDG Opens East Coast Office

EBDG Opens East Coast Office

Expansion Strengthens Client Access and Relationship Management.Elliott Bay Design Group proudly announces the opening of its new East Coast office in New York.  The office will provide professional engineering and naval architecture services as well as waterfront development expertise to clients on the East Coast and is a springboard for future growth in the region.

MasterCraft Boat Appoints Frederick Brightbill as CEO

MasterCraft Boat Appoints Frederick Brightbill as CEO

MasterCraft Boat Holdings announced that its Board of Directors has appointed current Board Chair, Frederick A. Brightbill, as Interim Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.Brightbill’s appointment follows Terry McNew’s decision to step down as President, Chief Executive Officer and a Director of the Company to pursue an opportunity outside of the boating industry.

US Shale to Peak at 14.5Mbpd in 2030

US Shale to Peak at 14.5Mbpd in 2030

US shale supply will peak at approximately 14.5 million barrels per day (bpd) around 2030, said the energy research and business intelligence company Rystad Energy.In the past decade, crude oil coming from shale patches such as the Permian in the US has grown from a negligible contributor to an upstream behemoth, reshaping the industry and the oil market.

NEXT GEN 2019: Burning Issues and Cutting Edge Marine Safety

NEXT GEN 2019: Burning Issues and Cutting Edge Marine Safety

3 One Day Workshops - Southampton UK April 2-4, 2019As the digital age rapidly arrives all around us, it (or IT) may have overlooked that safety at sea is still all about people. To meet the changing requirements of modern fleets, smart organizations and specialist equipment manufacturers now need to work together to blend traditional safety methods with innovation.