SSGT EDWARD CARTER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SSGT EDWARD CARTER
    • Operator : MAERSK LINE LIMITED
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Containership (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Containership
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 28000
  • Location
    • City : NORFOLK
    • STATE : VA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 18995
    • Full Load Capacity : 58869 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 918.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 105.7 Feet
    • Overall Length : 950 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 105.9 Feet
    • Load draft : 38.3 Feet
    • Light Draft : 24 Feet
    • Height : 50 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 2001
    • Year : 2001
    • EQUIP1 : 4 CRANES X 36 MT
    • Coast Guard Number : 665785
    • REBLT : *

MAERSK LINE LIMITED

  • Area of Operation : FOREIGN
  • Principal Commodity : CONTAINERIZED CARGO, BULK CARGO AND LIQUID CARGO

ALLIANCE FAIRFAX

  • Type : Container / Vehicle / Trailer (RO-RO) Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

ALLIANCE RICHMOND

  • Type : Container / Vehicle / Trailer (RO-RO) Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

BRO HAWAII

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

EAGLE

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK ALABAMA

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK ARKANSAS

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK ATLANTA

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK CALIFORNIA

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK CAROLINA

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK CHICAGO

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK COLUMBUS

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK DENVER

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK DETROIT

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK HARTFORD

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK IDAHO

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK ILLINOIS

  • Type : Break Bulk / RO-RO Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK IOWA

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK KENSINGTON

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK KENTUCKY

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK KINIOSS

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK MEMPHIS

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK MICHIGAN

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK MISSOURI

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK MONTANA

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK OHIO

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK PITTSBURGH

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK TEXAS

  • Type : Break Bulk / RO-RO Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK UTAH

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK WISCONSIN

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK WYOMING

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

RACER

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

SAFMARINE NGAMO

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

SEA-LAND CHARGER

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

SEA-LAND INTREPID

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

SEA-LAND LIGHTNING

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

SEA-LAND METEOR

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAERSK PEARY

  • Type : Petroleum / Chemical Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

News

Nigeria: Pirates Kill One, Kidnap 15 Sailors from Turkish Cargo Ship

Nigeria: Pirates Kill One, Kidnap 15 Sailors from Turkish Cargo Ship

Pirates off Nigeria's coast kidnapped 15 sailors from a Turkish container ship in the Gulf of Guinea on Saturday in a brazen and violent attack that was farther from shore than usual.One sailor was killed in the raid, an Azerbaijani citizen, while those kidnapped are from Turkey, according to the respective governments and a crew list seen by Reuters.

Timeline:  Nord Stream 2 Gas Pipeline's Difficult Birth

Timeline: Nord Stream 2 Gas Pipeline's Difficult Birth

Russia has resumed construction of the politically-charged Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline to Germany, laying pipes after a one-year hiatus prompted by U.S. sanctions, the pipeline operator said on Friday.An alleged nerve agent attack on Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny in August was the latest political controversy to hit the nearly-completed Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline

A Group of Villagers, a Migrant Boat and a Deadly End in Senegal

A Group of Villagers, a Migrant Boat and a Deadly End in Senegal

Seven neighbors from a village in western Senegal boarded a fishing boat crammed with migrants just after midnight on Oct. 26. Their destination: Europe, 1000 miles away over open ocean.Two of them are now missing, presumed dead, after the boat carrying dozens of people capsized in a collision with the Senegalese coastguard.One can barely walk from his injuries.

ABB’s Schwarz Honored with USMMA McCready Award

ABB’s Schwarz Honored with USMMA McCready Award

Edward Schwarz, Vice President for ABB Marine and Ports, received the United States Merchant Marine Academy’s Rear Admiral Lauren S. McCready Award as the 51st recipient.Edward A. Waryas, Jr., Board Member for NYSE-traded KNOT Offshore Partners, LP as the 43rd recipient of the award and co-chair of the award’s committee made the announcement.The Lauren S.

US Navy Ships Set Record for Longest Stretch at Sea

US Navy Ships Set Record for Longest Stretch at Sea

Two warships kept away from shore to minimize crew exposure to COVID-19 have set a new U.S. Navy record for most consecutive days at sea. As of Thursday, aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) (Ike) and its escort ship, guided-missile cruiser USS San Jacinto (CG 56) have been at sea for 161 days

Tullow Says 58 Workers Test Positive for COVID-19 Offshore Ghana

Tullow Says 58 Workers Test Positive for COVID-19 Offshore Ghana

Fifty-eight workers tested positive for COVID-19 at an oil production facility run by Tullow Oil off Ghana's Atlantic coast, the company said in a statement on Friday,Fifty-seven workers tested positive on a support vessel for a floating production and storage (FPSO) unit. Another worker tested positive on the FPSO itself, but production remains unaffected, the company said.

Oil Surges After OPEC+ Extends Cuts

Oil Surges After OPEC+ Extends Cuts

Oil prices jumped about 3% on Friday, hitting their highest levels in over a year, following a stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs report and decision by OPEC and its allies not to increase supply in April.Brent futures rose $2.10, or 3.2%, to $68.84 a barrel by 11:25 a.m. EST (1625 GMT). Earlier in the session, the global benchmark hit its highest since January 2020.U.S.

Australian Navy Commissions Destroyer HMAS Sydney

Australian Navy Commissions Destroyer HMAS Sydney

The Royal Australian Navy welcomed its newest Air Warfare Destroyer, HMAS Sydney, into the fleet in the first commissioning of an Australian warship at sea since World War II.Commissioned during a ceremony off the coast of New South Wales on Monday, Sydney is the last of three Hobart Class vessels built for Navy at Osborne in South Australia and is based on the Navantia F100 frigate design.

Hapag-Lloyd Keeps 2020 Guidance

Hapag-Lloyd Keeps 2020 Guidance

German container liner Hapag-Lloyd on Friday stuck with its full-year earnings guidance but warned that supply disruptions and weaker demand due to the coronavirus crisis may lead to a revision of its forecast in the second half of 2020.The number five in worldwide container shipping

Thyssenkrupp, Union Call for Further Shipbuilding Consolidation

Thyssenkrupp, Union Call for Further Shipbuilding Consolidation

Thyssenkrupp and Germany's largest union IG Metall on Thursday called for further consolidation of the country's warship sector, saying a tie-up of rivals Luerssen and German Naval Yards (GNYK) did not go far enough.Late on Wednesday, Luerssen and GNYK announced they would combine their defense divisions to create a national champion, a move that has backing from the German government.

Thordon Expresses Concern Over New VIDA Proposals

Thordon Expresses Concern Over New VIDA Proposals

Thordon Bearings has added to the growing concern over proposed changes to Vessel Incidental Discharge National Standards of Performance (VIDA) requirements, citing far reaching environmental consequences if clauses in the existing document are removed.In a statement submitted to the U.S.

'Old Tar' Designation Passed to Master Chief David B. Carter

'Old Tar' Designation Passed to Master Chief David B. Carter

The Surface Navy Association’s (SNA) “Old Tar” designation, honoring the U.S. Navy Enlisted Surface Warfare Specialist (ESWS) serving on active duty with the earliest qualification date, has passed to Force Master Chief David B. Carter. Carter is currently assigned as the Force Master Chief, Naval Information Forces, Suffolk, Va.Carter relieved Command Master Chief Rodd D.