STRONG ISLAND

  • General
    • Vessel Name : STRONG ISLAND
    • Operator : 901421
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Open Dry Cargo Barge
    • Vessel Type : Open Hopper Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : QUINCY
    • STATE : MA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 4148
    • Full Load Capacity : 300 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 269 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 108 Feet
    • Overall Length : 269.3 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 108 Feet
    • Load draft : 17 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2.2 Feet
    • Height : 17 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1973
    • EQUIP2 : 2 HOSE BOOMS
    • EQUIP1 : 2 DIESEL PUMPS,
    • Coast Guard Number : 552900

DOUBLE SKIN

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

DOUBLESKIN

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

SUN STATE

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

ALEXANDER DUFF

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ANACOSTIA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BOHEMIA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRANDYWINE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHARLES BURTON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHARLES HUGHES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHATHAM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHESAPEAKE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHOPTANK

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ELK RIVER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ENDEAVOR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

FRED E. ADAMS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

G. AND E. NO.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GALE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

HUNTING CREEK

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MAGOTHY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NANTICOKE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OYSTER CREEK

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PATAPSCO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PATUXENT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PETER GELLATELY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

POCOMOKE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

POTOMAC

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

QUANTICO CREEK

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RED HOOK

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROANOKE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAVANNAH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SCHUYLKILL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SEVERN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUN CHIEF

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUN COMMANDER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUN MERCHANT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUN RIVER CITY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUN TRADER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUSQUEHANNA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TUCKAHOE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

VANE BROTHERS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WICOMICO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WYE RIVER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

B

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

DBL

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

News

Cellphones Are Helping the USCG Locate Distressed Mariners

Cellphones Are Helping the USCG Locate Distressed Mariners

First Coast Guard District command center crews, from Maine to Northern New Jersey, have a new tool to help distressed mariners come home to their families after being out to sea.The i911 program allows for watchstanders to use a mariner’s cellphone number to assist in finding their location for Coast Guard rescue crews to locate them faster.

OSV Powers Up for Deepwater Efficiency the Island Offshore Way

OSV Powers Up for Deepwater Efficiency the Island Offshore Way

While facing the same challenging market conditions as offshore vessel owners and service companies worldwide, Norway’s Island Offshore recently broke free from the enforced conservatism of the E&P sector, by adding not just a new ship to its fleet, but one that re-writes the rulebook in capabilities, technology and despite its size and power, environmental credentials.

Staten Island Ferries: A "New York State of Mind"

Staten Island Ferries: A "New York State of Mind"

It takes a thick skin to live in New York City, let alone to run its Staten Island Ferry service. James C. DeSimone, Deputy Commissioner, Ferry Division, New York City Department of Transportation, has been charged with running the ferry service for the last 16 years. We met with him for his insights on the challenges of keeping the iconic ferry running safely and efficiently.

"Ship-Spotter" of the Day

"Ship-Spotter" of the Day

Barry Parker, contributor to Maritime Reporter & Engineering News and MarineNews magazines, is – like many people around the world – sequestered and working from home. He is our designated “ship spotter” for the day.In the maritime business, most of us have been adept at working from home (or from remote locations).

Salvors Building Protection Barrier Around Golden Ray Wreck

Salvors Building Protection Barrier Around Golden Ray Wreck

Salvors are continuing work to remove the wreck of a South Korean car carrier vessel that ran aground and overturned near Brunswick, Ga. in September 2019.Last week, unified command contractors started driving the first of 70-80 piles that will be used to hold an environmental protection barrier (EPB) in place around the MV Golden Ray wreck in St.

Offshore Installation Ship Island Victory Delivered

Offshore Installation Ship Island Victory Delivered

Island Offshore took delivery of Island Victory, a new offshore installation vessel, at VARD Langsten today (Friday, February 7, 2020).Upon delivery the vessel will head straight into operation, spending a couple of weeks in the spot market, before commencing a series of contracts – in the Barents Sea and the Gulf of Mexico – securing work for the vessel potentially throughout October this year.

Profiles in Training: Staten Island Ferries

Profiles in Training: Staten Island Ferries

When James C. DeSimone, Deputy Commissioner, Ferry Division, New York City Department of Transportation, signed on to run the Staten Island Ferries in 2003, the organization was still in the aftermath of one of the most significant accidents in its history: the ferry Andrew J. Barberi allision of October 2003, an accident which included a number of fatalities and serious injuries.

BC Ferries Orders 4 Hybrid-Electric Vessels

BC Ferries Orders 4 Hybrid-Electric Vessels

Canadian ferry owner and operator British Columbia Ferry Services Inc (BC Ferries) has made a further order of four additional electric-battery hybrid Island Class vessels from a major European shipyard.The ferry corporation announced that Damen Shipyards Group of the Netherlands has been awarded the contract to build the new vessels.

Divers Search for Bodies in CA Boat Fire

Divers Search for Bodies in CA Boat Fire

Divers searched for more bodies early on Tuesday around the wreck of a boat destroyed by a blaze off the coast of southern California, as authorities launched an investigation into one of the area's worst maritime disasters.Emergency crews found at least 25 bodies after the fire broke out before dawn on Monday, leaving nine people still missing, the Associated Press reported.

Hurricane Dorian Builds, Aims for Bahamas, Florida

Hurricane Dorian Builds, Aims for Bahamas, Florida

Hurricane Dorian took aim at the Bahamas and the Florida coast on Thursday, spurred on by warm Atlantic waters as it threatens to strengthen into a dangerous Category 3 storm.Dorian earlier sideswiped the Caribbean without doing major damage but is expected to strengthen and slam the Bahamas and the southeastern United States with rain

U.S. DOT Names Nine Marine Highway Projects

U.S. DOT Names Nine Marine Highway Projects

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) today announced the designation of nine Marine Highway Projects and a Marine Highway Route that will benefit Connecticut, Florida, Michigan, New York, Oregon, Texas, Virginia, Washington State and American Samoa. Marine highways are navigable waterways that can be used as alternate options to traditional shipping methods.

Pirates Rob Korean Bulk Carrier

Pirates Rob Korean Bulk Carrier

Pirates attacked a South Korean-flagged cargo ship in the South China Sea early on Monday, stealing thousands of dollars in cash and even the sailors' shoes, South Korean authorities said.Two people sustained minor injuries when seven pirates boarded the CK Bluebell and made off with $13,000 and belongings including mobile phones, clothes and shoes from the 22-strong crew