ST. LOUIS EXPRESS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ST. LOUIS EXPRESS
    • Operator : HAPA-LLOYD USA LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Containership (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Containership
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 39200
  • Location
    • City : TAMPA
    • STATE : FL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 18097
    • Full Load Capacity : 40478 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 787.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 105.6 Feet
    • Overall Length : 798.4 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 105.6 Feet
    • Load draft : 36.2 Feet
    • Light Draft : 13.1 Feet
    • Height : 166.7 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2002
    • EQUIP1 : CRANES
    • Coast Guard Number : 1191641

HAPA-LLOYD USA LLC

  • Area of Operation : GULF OF MEXICO & EAST COAST PORTS TO NORTH EUROPE & UK
  • Principal Commodity : GENERAL CARGO IN CONTAINERS

CHARLESTON EXPRESS

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

PHILADELPHIA EXPRESS

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

WASHINGTON EXPRESS

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

YORKTOWN EXPRESS

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

News

95-year-old Laker S.T. Crapo to Be Scrapped

95-year-old Laker S.T. Crapo to Be Scrapped

A nearly century-old vessel used as cement storage at the LaFargeHolcim terminal on the Fox River for the past 25 years is set to be scrapped.On Friday at sunrise, the S.T. Crapo began its journey under tow from the Port of Green Bay to be scrapped at Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada.Built in River Rouge, Mich., the S.T.

USACE Awards $1 Billion Contract for New Lock at the Soo Phase 3

USACE Awards $1 Billion Contract for New Lock at the Soo Phase 3

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Detroit District said it anticipates Phase 3 construction will start this summer following a $1.068 billion contract for the New Lock at the Soo Phase 3 awarded July 1, 2022.This contract allows the contractor Kokosing Alberici Traylor, LLC (KAT), a joint venture headquartered in Westerville, Ohio to begin constructing the largest phase

Carnival Corp Names Weinstein as Next President & CEO

Carnival Corp Names Weinstein as Next President & CEO

Carnival Corporation & plc, the world's largest cruise company, announced its current Chief Operations Officer Josh Weinstein will assume the role of President and CEO of Carnival Corporation & plc, effective August 1, succeeding Arnold Donald, who is being appointed Vice Chair and member of the Boards of Directors.

US Receiving Last Russian Oil Cargoes Before Wind-down

US Receiving Last Russian Oil Cargoes Before Wind-down

Nine tankers carrying Russian-origin crude and fuel oil have discharged in the United States in April, likely the last ones to deliver before a wind-down set by Washington expires this week, customs and tanker tracking data showed.The United States last month set an April 22 ban on imports of Russian crude and refined products.

Mackinac Island Ferry Goes Adrift After Steering Loss

Mackinac Island Ferry Goes Adrift After Steering Loss

Passengers were removed from a Mackinac Island ferry that suffered mechanical issues and went adrift in the Straits of Mackinac on Tuesday.The Star Line winter service ferry Huron had 144 passengers and four crewmembers on board when it lost steering at about 6 p.m. while on its way from Mackinac Island to St. Ignace, Mich., the U.S. Coast Guard said.

Recovery, Resilience and Demand Shifts to Drive Inland Waterway Cargo Flows

Recovery, Resilience and Demand Shifts to Drive Inland Waterway Cargo Flows

Waterway traffic is coming back. November 2021 saw 52.1 million tons moving on the U.S. inland waterway system, the highest monthly tonnage since October 2019, a few months before the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the shutdowns and stoppages of early 2020. Flows estimated by the Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS), part of the U.S.

Maersk Suspends All Container Shipping to Russia

Maersk Suspends All Container Shipping to Russia

Shipping group Maersk will temporarily halt all container shipping to and from Russia in response to Western sanctions on Moscow following its invasion of Ukraine, the company said on Tuesday.The move follows similar decisions by Singapore-headquartered Ocean Network Express (ONE), Germany's Hapag Lloyd HLAG.DE and Swiss-based shipping group MSC.

Wakashio Captain and First Officer Sentenced

Wakashio Captain and First Officer Sentenced

Two officers from a bulk carrier that ran aground and broke apart atop a coral reef off Mauritius have been sentenced for endangering safe navigation.Sunil Kumar Nandeshwar, captain of the Japanese-owned Wakashio, and the ship's first officer Hitihanillage Subhoda Janendra Tilakaratna pleaded guilty under the 2007 Merchant shipping act by a court in Port Louis.

Louis Dreyfus Armateurs Names Beffa CEO

Louis Dreyfus Armateurs Names Beffa CEO

Edouard Louis-Dreyfus, Louis Dreyfus Armateurs' chairman of the executive board, has decided, in agreement with the supervisory board chaired by Philippe Louis-Dreyfus, to adopt a new governance for the French shipping company effective January 1, 2022.Kamil Beffa has been appointed CEO, succeeding Gildas Maire who is stepping down as CEO to become advisor to the chairman of the executive board.

Infrastructure Bill a Huge Boost for US Inland Waterways

Infrastructure Bill a Huge Boost for US Inland Waterways

The $1 trillion infrastructure package headed to President Joe Biden to sign into law will provide a welcome funding injection for America’s inland waterway infrastructure.The bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act was approved by Congress on November 6 and is expected to be signed by President Biden next week.

Inland Waterways: A Crucible of Issues

Inland Waterways: A Crucible of Issues

As 2022 appears on the not-so-distant horizon, we asked inland waterways executives to reflect on the major issues impacting their industry. Just how those issues evolve – and whether they present as challenges or opportunities – is, of course, unknown. Answers to some future questions will be relatively straightforward, confidently based on industry knowledge and experience.

Final Section of Golden Ray Shipwreck Removed

Final Section of Golden Ray Shipwreck Removed

The largest shipwreck removal project in American history is drawing to a close.On Monday, salvage personnel removed the final section of the overturned car carrier Golden Ray, which capsized in the St. Simons Sound near Georgia's Port of Brunswick in September 2019.The ensuing salvage project—considered to be the largest and most complex in U.S.