SUN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SUN
    • Operator : SUNFLOWER ENTERPRISES, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : DUBUQUE
    • STATE : IA
  • Capacity
  • Size
    • Register length : 195 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 52 Feet
    • Overall Length : 195 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 52 Feet
    • Load draft : 12 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1968
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : NOT/DOC

SUNFLOWER ENTERPRISES, LLC

  • Area of Operation : WESTERN RIVERS
  • Principal Commodity : MARINE CONSTRUCTION

ERNIE D

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KATIE ANN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KAW

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MICHAEL G

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SCARLETT RIVER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BH1

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BILLY D

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HMT

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LUKE HAYES

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MSC

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

N

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

California Sets Big Offshore Wind Targets

California Sets Big Offshore Wind Targets

California on Wednesday set ambitious new targets for offshore wind development, saying turbines along its storied coastline would power some 25 million homes by 2050.In a unanimous vote, the five-member California Energy Commission (CEC) adopted a goal of 3,000 to 5,000 megawatts (MW) of offshore wind by 2030 and 25,000 MW by 2045, the agency said in a statement.

First-ever U.S. Sour Crude Cargo Sails to Germany as Russia Sanctions Bite

First-ever U.S. Sour Crude Cargo Sails to Germany as Russia Sanctions Bite

A tanker of U.S. sour crude was delivered at Germany's port of Rostock last week for the first time ever, according to sources, analysts and vessel tracking data, as local refiners test alternatives to Russian oil.The European Union plans an almost-complete embargo of Russian barrels by year-end, and is trying to wean itself off Russian crude imports, which have fed inland refineries in Germany

French Man Survives 16 Hours Trapped in Capsized Sailboat

French Man Survives 16 Hours Trapped in Capsized Sailboat

A 62-year-old French man survived for 16 hours in an air bubble inside his capsized sailboat in the Atlantic Ocean before being rescued by Spanish coastguard divers in what they described as an operation "verging on the impossible".The 40-foot (12-meter) Jeanne SOLO Sailor sent out a distress signal at 20.

Cruise Ship Strikes an Iceberg in Alaska

Cruise Ship Strikes an Iceberg in Alaska

A Norwegian Cruise Line ship has canceled the remainder of its voyage and will return to Seattle after striking an iceberg off the coast of Alaska on Saturday.The Norwegian Sun was transitioning to Hubbard Glacier in Alaska when the ship made contact with a small iceberg. No injuries were reported.

4500 Years Old & 180km: World's Largest Known Plant Discovered in Shark Bay

4500 Years Old & 180km: World's Largest Known Plant Discovered in Shark Bay

Largest known plant on earth discovered at Shark Bay, and it's 4,500 years old.Researchers from The University of Western Australia and Flinders University have located what is believed to be the largest plant in the world – an ancient and incredibly resilient seagrass stretching across 180km that is estimated to be at least 4,500 years old.

Sembcorp Marine Delivers Vito Floater to Shell

Sembcorp Marine Delivers Vito Floater to Shell

Singapore's Sembcorp Marine said Thursday it had completed the construction of the Vito floating production facility, bound for deployment in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico for Shell.The integration of Vito’s topside structure with its hull was executed by a pair of goliath cranes with 30,000-tonne combined lifting capacity and 100-meter hook height in Tuas Boulevard Yard in Singapore.

LMG Marin to Design Zero-emissions Fuel Tanker

LMG Marin to Design Zero-emissions Fuel Tanker

Naval architecture firm LMG Marin has secured a contract to design a zero-emissions tanker for Grieg Edge, the dedicated innovation unit of the Grieg Maritime Group. The vessel is said to be the world’s first green ammonia-fueled tanker, according to the Norway-based designer, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Singapore-headquartered Sembcorp Marine.

Electronic Navigational Charts: An Update and Some Issues

Electronic Navigational Charts: An Update and Some Issues

In November 2019, the Office of Coast Survey (OCS), part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), announced the start of a five-year program to “sunset” all raster and paper nautical charts.NOAA has produced electronic navigational charts (ENCs) since 1993. In the 2019 notice, NOAA writes that “ENC sales increased 425% since 2008

NYK Takes Delivery of Third Methanol-Fueled Chem Tanker

NYK Takes Delivery of Third Methanol-Fueled Chem Tanker

The methanol-fueled chemical tanker Grouse Sun, owned by NYK Bulkship (Asia) Pte. Ltd., an NYK Group company based in Singapore, was delivered on April 19. The vessel was built at Hyundai Mipo Dockyard in Korea.Grouse Sun has been equipped with a dual-fuel engine that can use not only heavy fuel oil but also methanol.

Hyundai Mipo Delivers Methanol-Fueled Chem Tanker for NYK

Hyundai Mipo Delivers Methanol-Fueled Chem Tanker for NYK

The methanol-fueled chemical tanker Seymour Sun, owned by NYK Bulkship (Asia) Pte. Ltd., an NYK Group company based in Singapore, was delivered on January 27. The vessel was built at Hyundai Mipo Dockyard in Korea.Seymour Sun has been equipped with a dual-fuel engine that can use both heavy fuel oil and also methanol.

Hyundai Mipo Delivers Dual-Fuel Methanol Carrier 'Capilano Sun'

Hyundai Mipo Delivers Dual-Fuel Methanol Carrier 'Capilano Sun'

South Korea's Hyundai Mipo Dockyard has delivered the dual-fuel methanol carrier Capilano Sun, Japanese Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, (MOL) has informed.MOL said that the vessel, which can run on either heavy oil or methanol fuel, would be chartered from Hisafuku Kisen K.K., and then, Canada-based Waterfront Shipping Company (WFS) will charter the vessel from MOL under a long-term contract.

Long-term Contracts with Petrobras for Subsea 7 PLSV Trio

Long-term Contracts with Petrobras for Subsea 7 PLSV Trio

Subsea 7 has announced a very large award by Petrobras for new long-term day-rate contracts for the pipelay support vessels (PLSV) Seven Waves, Seven Rio and Seven Sun.The offshore installation services firm said Tuesday that the contracts were worth between $500 million and $750 million in total.Each contract comprises a firm three-year period and a subsequent one-year option.