STONE EXPLORER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : STONE EXPLORER
    • Operator : STONE, JOHN W., OIL DISTRIBUTOR, L.L.C.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3000
  • Location
    • City : NEW ORLEANS
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 67
  • Size
    • Register length : 94 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 32 Feet
    • Overall Length : 94 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 32 Feet
    • Load draft : 10.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 9.5 Feet
    • Height : 51 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1980
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 619166

STONE, JOHN W., OIL DISTRIBUTOR, L.L.C.

  • Area of Operation : NEW ORLEANS AREA
  • Principal Commodity : DIESEL FUEL AND #6 OIL

GREAT EXPECTATIONS

  • Type : Liquid Bulk Tanker
  • Construction : Steel

STONE BUCCANEER

  • Type : Liquid Bulk Tanker
  • Construction : Steel

BUNKER KING

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CUSTOM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

FUEL LEADER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

FUEL RUNNER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HIAWATHA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JENNIFER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN W STONE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MADISON STONE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MOOSE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

OLGA G STONE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PRESAGER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SHELL FUELER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

STEPHANIE STONE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

STONE FUELER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

STONE POWER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

AGT

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

S

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

STONE NAVIGATOR

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

News

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Iran Caught Trying to Capture US Navy Sea Drone

The U.S. Navy said it thwarted an Iranian attempt to capture one if its unmanned surface vessels (USV) in the Arabian Gulf.While transiting international waters around 11 p.m. (local time), Aug. 29, U.S. 5th Fleet observed Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy (IRGCN) support ship Shahid Baziar towing a Saildrone Explorer USV in an attempt to detain it. U.S.

Record $1.6 Billion Meth Seizure Made at Port Botany

Record $1.6 Billion Meth Seizure Made at Port Botany

Australian authorities are reporting a record seizure of methylamphetamine after another metric ton of the illicit drug was discovered at Sydney's Port Botany.The development comes after detectives attached to the State Crime Command's Drug and Firearms Squad earlier this year commenced Strike Force Chellington to investigate the importation of illicit drugs into New South Wales.

US Navy Takes Delivery of USNS John Lewis (T-AO 205)

US Navy Takes Delivery of USNS John Lewis (T-AO 205)

The U.S. Navy announced it has accepted delivery of the lead ship of its new class of fleet replenishment oilers, USNS John Lewis (T-AO 205), built by General Dynamics NASSCO in San Diego.T-AO 205’s July 26 delivery follows the completion of Acceptance Trials with the Navy’s Board of Inspection and Survey to test the readiness and capability of the craft and to validate requirements.

Norwegian's First Prima Class Cruise Ship Delivered

Norwegian's First Prima Class Cruise Ship Delivered

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US' First Modern Laker Begins Maiden Voyage

US' First Modern Laker Begins Maiden Voyage

The newly built Mark W. Barker, the United States' first new Great Lakes bulk carrier in nearly 40 years, has embarked on its maiden voyage from Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding in Sturgeon Bay, Wis.“This is a monumental day for our company and the U.S. flag fleet as our much-anticipated freighter departs on her first voyage in what will be a long life of service on the Great Lakes,” said Mark W.

US Navy Boost Aspirations for Unmanned Fleet

US Navy Boost Aspirations for Unmanned Fleet

The U.S. Navy sees its future fleet comprised of more than 350 manned ships and about 150 unmanned ships hoping technology means lower operating costs as it prepares to counter a growing Chinese fleet, according to a Navy report released Tuesday.The plan for the 2040s and beyond underscored "the need to address long-term competition with China and sustain military advantage against Russia".

First Modern US-built Laker Begins Sea Trials

First Modern US-built Laker Begins Sea Trials

The Interlake Steamship Company said its new vessel, the Mark W. Barker, departed from Sturgeon Bay, Wis. shipyard Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding last week for the first stage of underway testing.The 639-foot-long vessel is the first new Great Lakes bulk carrier to be built in the U.S. in nearly four decades.The builders trial marks the first time the ship has sailed under its own power.

Autonomous Containership Trialed in Japan

Autonomous Containership Trialed in Japan

An autonomous containership was recently trialed in the congested waters off Japan's east coast, marking another stepping stone on the path toward full-scale commercial adoption of autonomous vessel technologies.The 749-gross-ton vessel Suzaku, powered by artificial intelligence (AI) and deep learning technologies from Israel-based Orca AI

Shackleton's Ship Endurance Found Beneath Antarctic Ice

Shackleton's Ship Endurance Found Beneath Antarctic Ice

The wreckage of polar explorer Ernest Shackleton’s ship Endurance, which was crushed by Antarctic ice and sank some 10,000 feet (3,000 m) to the ocean floor more than a century ago, has been found, a team searching for it said on Wednesday.The three-masted sailing ship was lost in November 1915 during Shackleton’s failed attempt to make the first land crossing of Antarctica.

Construction Begins at DP World's $1.1 Billion Port in Senegal

Construction Begins at DP World's $1.1 Billion Port in Senegal

Senegal President Macky Sall on Monday laid the foundation stone for the construction of a $1.13 billion deep-water port being developed by Dubai's state-owned port operator DP World at Ndayane, around 50 km (31 miles) south of the capital Dakar.DP World Dakar, a joint venture between the Dubai-based logistics provider and the Port Authority of Dakar (PAD)

New US-flagged Laker is First to Be Launched in Nearly 40 Years

New US-flagged Laker is First to Be Launched in Nearly 40 Years

A ceremony held at Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding on Thursday marked the launch of the first U.S.-flagged Great Lakes bulk carrier to be built in nearly four decades. The 639-foot Mark W. Barker, currently under construction for Ohio-based The Interlake Steamship Company, was floated in the large drydock at the Sturgeon Bay, Wis. shipyard.

World First: Saildrone Captures Video from inside a Cat 4 Hurricane

World First: Saildrone Captures Video from inside a Cat 4 Hurricane

Saildrone Inc. and NOAA have released the first video footage gathered by an uncrewed surface vehicle (USV) from inside a major hurricane barreling across the Atlantic Ocean.The Saildrone Explorer SD 1045 was directed into the midst of Hurricane Sam, a category 4 hurricane.  SD1045 is battling 50 ft.