TAYLOR B

  • General
    • Vessel Name : TAYLOR B
    • Operator : MATTESON MARINE SERVICE
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1050
  • Location
    • City : BURLINGTON
    • STATE : IA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 38
  • Size
    • Register length : 51.4 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22.3 Feet
    • Overall Length : 55 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22.3 Feet
    • Load draft : 5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4.5 Feet
    • Height : 29 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1961
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 286797

MATTESON MARINE SERVICE

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : GRAIN AND COAL AND BULK FERTILIZER

BETTE LYNN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRUCE T

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BURLINGTON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JAMES L

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS KELLY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS NIKKI

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

AT

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Sunken Submarine USS Stickleback Found

Sunken Submarine USS Stickleback Found

A World War II era submarine sunk during a Cold War training exercise off the shores of Hawaii more than six decades ago has been discovered by a team of ocean explorers utilizing pioneering robotics and methods at the forefront of today's underwater technology.USS Stickleback (SS 415), lost in nearly 11,000 feet of water 62 years ago

Being Green: Banks Consider CO2 Emissions in Shipping Loans

Being Green: Banks Consider CO2 Emissions in Shipping Loans

A group of leading banks will for the first time include efforts to cut carbon dioxide emissions in their decision making when providing shipping company loans, executives said on Tuesday.International shipping accounts for 2.2% of global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions and the U.N.

Hapag-Lloyd Keeps 2020 Guidance

Hapag-Lloyd Keeps 2020 Guidance

German container liner Hapag-Lloyd on Friday stuck with its full-year earnings guidance but warned that supply disruptions and weaker demand due to the coronavirus crisis may lead to a revision of its forecast in the second half of 2020.The number five in worldwide container shipping

Thyssenkrupp, Union Call for Further Shipbuilding Consolidation

Thyssenkrupp, Union Call for Further Shipbuilding Consolidation

Thyssenkrupp and Germany's largest union IG Metall on Thursday called for further consolidation of the country's warship sector, saying a tie-up of rivals Luerssen and German Naval Yards (GNYK) did not go far enough.Late on Wednesday, Luerssen and GNYK announced they would combine their defense divisions to create a national champion, a move that has backing from the German government.

Greensea Expands, Again

Greensea Expands, Again

Greensea recently added key personnel to its engineering team in its Plymouth, Mass., office to support their hull robotics program.  James Truman, Senior Robotics Engineer, is leading the development of Greensea’s latest technology, a hull crawling robot with precise hull-relative navigation and autonomy capabilities. Assisting James on the hull robotics program is Sam Fladung, Robotics Engineer.

USCG Oversees Disembarkation of 250,000 Cruise Ship Passengers Due to COVID-19

USCG Oversees Disembarkation of 250,000 Cruise Ship Passengers Due to COVID-19

The disembarkation of more than 1,200 passengers from the cruise ships Zaandam and Rotterdam in Port Everglades, Fla. on Friday, combined with one remaining disembarkation being coordinated, add to the U.S. Coast Guard's processing of more than 120 vessels in the last three weeks to remove 250,000 passengers from cruise ships due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tech File: Reliable Lifts

Tech File: Reliable Lifts

Patterson Manufacturing‘s new davit cranes are designed from the ground up for improved safety, ease of use, durability and reliability. What more could you ask?Patterson Manufacturing has supplied equipment into the marine market for more than 160 years, consistently expanding its lines of winches, rigging and fittings to meet evolving demands along the way

BS Offshore SOV Readies for Sea Trials

BS Offshore SOV Readies for Sea Trials

A service operations vessel (SOV), owned and operated by Bernhard Schulte Offshore, is undergoing final tests at Ulstein Verft’s shipyard in Norway in preparation for sea trials."The Yard number 315 newbuild at Ulstein Verft, the Windea TBN for Bernhard Schulte, has been floated out from the outer dock and has now been positioned quayside.

Autonomous Shipping – Cyber Hazards Ahead

Autonomous Shipping – Cyber Hazards Ahead

If autonomous vessels are the future of maritime shipping, then cyber threats may be its Achilles heel.  Congested shipping, restricted visibility, limited maneuverability, and intensive docking activities all contribute to port hazards – 42 percent of EU reported marine accidents (injury/death/damage to ships) took place in port areas and 44 percent of workboat fatalities occurred on Tugs.

EBDG Appoints King as President

EBDG Appoints King as President

Elliott Bay Design Group (EBDG) has announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Brian King as President - Chief Engineer. King will have direct supervision of the business and affairs of the company.  He will be responsible for advancing EBDG's major strategic objectives while leading the team on planning, business management, engineering, personnel development and sales.

Banks Impose Emissions Rule in Ship-Finance

Eleven banks with a combined shipping finance portfolio of $100bn will for the first time integrate climate considerations into lending decisions to incentivize maritime shipping's decarbonization.Named 'the Poseidon Principles', the new rules are a global framework for assessing and disclosing the climate alignment of financial institutions' shipping portfolios

Elliott Bay Design Group Promotes Reeves

Elliott Bay Design Group Promotes Reeves

Elliott Bay Design Group (EBDG) announced that Senior Engineer, John Reeves has been promoted to Director of Business Development to oversee business development, generate leads and provide leadership to the sales and marketing team.Reeves joined EBDG in 2015 bringing field experience gained through 23 years of operating and maintaining some of the most complex vessels in the U.S.