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

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A shortage of U.S. mariners presents a major threat to the United States’ national and economic security, and the problem is growing day by day.According to a 2017 study prepared by the Maritime Workforce Working Group and released by the U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD), the estimated pool of U.S. mariners actively sailing with unlimited tonnage credentials was comprised of 11,768 mariners.

US Dredging: Plenty of Issues, New WRDA on the Way

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Many Different Vessels but One Goal – Passenger Safety

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Former Employee Kills Three at European Navigation

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A disgruntled former employee shot dead the head of a Greek shipping company and two others before killing himself at the firm's office in Athens on Monday, a police spokeswoman said.Police, fire engines and ambulances were stationed outside the offices of European Navigation in a southern suburb of the capital.

VIDEO: UK Naval Ships Collide in Bahrain, No Injuries

VIDEO: UK Naval Ships Collide in Bahrain, No Injuries

Two British Royal Navy mine-hunter vessels were involved in a collision in a port in Bahrain, the Royal Navy said.No one was injured in the accident which occurred in Bahrain Harbor on Friday, it said. An investigation into the incident has been opened.The Royal Navy is working with the U.S.

Capital Construction Funds: A New Opportunity For Vessel Financing On The Inland Waterways

Capital Construction Funds: A New Opportunity For Vessel Financing On The Inland Waterways

Recent changes have opened up the Capital Construction Fund program to owners and operators of vessels on the U.S. inland waterways.Among the programs offered by the U.S. Department of Transportation through the Maritime Administration (MARAD) to promote the growth and modernization of the U.S.

Crossing Death's Door Daily

Crossing Death's Door Daily

Washington Island Ferry Line (WIFL) has been the essential link between the residents, business and visitors of Washington Island and Wisconsin's Door Peninsula for more than eight decades.Picturesque and peaceful Door County isn't named for some intrepid settlers named Door. The name has a more ominous meaning.

America's Sea Services Building Large Fleet of Small Ships and Craft

America's Sea Services Building Large Fleet of Small Ships and Craft

Not every vessel in the U.S. Navy is built for major combat operations on the high seas. There are large numbers of boats and service craft that provide essential services to the sea services, the nation and its partners.The U.S. Navy procures about 100 small boats per year. Some of these boats are based on commercial designs

Rear Adm. Philip Sobeck: MSC Needs More Mariners, New Ships

Rear Adm. Philip Sobeck: MSC Needs More Mariners, New Ships

Founded as the Military Sea Transportation Service (MSTS) and renamed Military Sealift Command in 1970, MSC today not only support the Navy, but we are the Department of Defense's provider of all sealift. Maritime Reporter & Engineering News recently interviewed Rear Adm. Philip Sobeck, U.S. Navy, for insights on the service today and it’s needs to grow in the future.

Is Stern Tube Damage Declining?

Is Stern Tube Damage Declining?

It might be easy to blame EALs, but the ongoing causes of stern tube damage are varied, and possibly declining.Environmentally Acceptable lubricants (EALs) gained market traction with the introduction of US VGP regulations in 2013. Since then, DNV has observed two major trends. The first, starting in 2013 was early life damage, either during sea trials or within the first five years of operation

Ask What Your Government Can Do For Your Industry (A 2023 Retrospective)

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John F. Kennedy’s famous locution, “Ask not what your country can do for you, but you can do for your country” remains the rallying call for civic action and public leadership. The message remains foundational to the success of the United States, particularly as we head into an election year that once again appears to be filled with divisiveness and vitriol.

Bringing the Capital Construction Fund Program Ashore

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