STAR

  • General
    • Vessel Name : STAR
    • Operator : MARINE FUELING SERVICE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 600
  • Location
    • City : PORT ARTHUR
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 19
  • Size
    • Register length : 42.7 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 18.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 42.7 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 18.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 5.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5.6 Feet
    • Height : 29 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1977
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 588752

MARINE FUELING SERVICE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : SABINE NECHES WATERWAY; GIWW - NEW ORLEANS TO BROWNSVILLE; LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER - BATON ROUGE TO NEW ORLEANS
  • Principal Commodity : HARBOR SHIFTING AND FLEETING SERVICE, FUEL, OIL, WATER AND OPEN HOPPER BARGE CLEANING/MINOR TOPSIDE REPAIRING AND TERMINAL OPERATIONS; DECK CRANE AND SLOP OIL BARGES

APACHE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

COMANCHE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PINTO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SHIFTER I

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SHIFTER II

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

UNCLE GEORGE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TC

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MF

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

News

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Disney Unveils First New Cruise Ship in a Decade

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Linda Fagan Confirmed as First Woman USCG Commandant

Linda Fagan Confirmed as First Woman USCG Commandant

Adm. Linda L. Fagan has been confirmed as the 27th Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard, clearing way for her to be the first woman top officer in one of the military services. The Senate on Wednesday approved Fagan’s promotion, along with those of five other senior Coast Guard officers, by unanimous consent.Nominated for the role by President Joe Biden in April, Fagan will succeed Adm.

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.

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USCG's First Polar Security Cutter to be Named Polar Sentinel

USCG's First Polar Security Cutter to be Named Polar Sentinel

The first ship in the U.S. Coast Guard's Polar Security Cutter program will be named Polar Sentinel, Commandant Admiral Karl Schultz revealed in his 2022 State of the Coast Guard Address, delivered Thursday in Clearwater, Fla.The Polar Security Cutter program is planned to replace the Coast Guard's aging fleet of icebreakers

Huntington Ingalls Industries Names New CEO

Huntington Ingalls Industries Names New CEO

The U.S.' largest military shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls Industries said Friday its Chief Operating Officer Chris Kastner would become HII president and chief executive officer, consistent with the company’s succession plan. The HII board also elected president and CEO Mike Petters to become executive vice-chairman of the board for a transition period.

Crystal Symphony Diverts to the Bahamas to Avoid Arrest

Crystal Symphony Diverts to the Bahamas to Avoid Arrest

A luxury cruise ship has skipped its call to Miami and diverted to the Bahamas after a U.S. judge ordered its seizure as part of a lawsuit over unpaid fuel bills.The Crystal Symphony, operated by Genting Hong Kong's Crystal Cruises, was scheduled to conclude a Caribbean voyage in Miami on Saturday

Pete Davidson and Colin Jost Buy Decommissioned Staten Island Ferry

Pete Davidson and Colin Jost Buy Decommissioned Staten Island Ferry

An out-of-service Staten Island Ferry vessel has reportedly been purchased by Saturday Night Live stars Pete Davidson and Colin Jost.The Staten Island natives bought the decommissioned 277-foot ferry John F. Kennedy at auction in partnership with Manhattan real estate broker and comedy club owner Paul Italia, the New York Post reported.

Partners Group to Buy UK-based Offshore Vessel Firm North Star

Partners Group to Buy UK-based Offshore Vessel Firm North Star

Partners Group, a global private markets firm, has agreed, on behalf of its clients, to buy North Star, a UK-based operator of emergency response and rescue vessels, which has recently also dived into the offshore wind sector with several orders made for essential offshore wind maintenance services vessels, from Basalt Infrastructure Partners for an undisclosed price.

Costamare Orders Eight New Containerships, Buys Seven Secondhand Bulkers

Costamare Orders Eight New Containerships, Buys Seven Secondhand Bulkers

Shipowner Costamare Inc. announced it has ordered eight newbuild containerships and acquired seven secondhand bulk carriers.The Monaco-headquartered company said Thursday it signed contracts with an unspecified Asian shipyard for two 13,000 TEU capacity newbuilds and exercised options under a previous agreement for two more of the same capacity plus four additional 15,000 TEU capacity vessels.

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Lengthening of Three Windstar Cruises Vessels Completed

Lengthening of Three Windstar Cruises Vessels Completed

A major project to lengthen and renovate three Windstar cruise ships has been completed.The conversions were led by the Fincantieri yard starting in 2019 with the first of the three sister vessels, the Star Breeze, being completed in 2020. This was followed by the Star Legend in mid- 2020, and finally the Star Pride in October 2021.