TROY JACOB

  • General
    • Vessel Name : TROY JACOB
    • Operator : ABC MARINE TOWING, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1000
  • Location
    • City : BELLE CHASSE
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 84
    • Full Load Capacity : 124 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 56.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 56.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 9.3 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8 Feet
    • Height : 42 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1978
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 600831

ABC MARINE TOWING, LLC

  • Area of Operation : INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY BETWEEN HOUSTON, TX AND MOBILE, AL; GULF COAST AND EAST COAST; AND MISSISSIPPI RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING OIL FIELD EQUIPMENT AND FLEET SERVICES

CORY MICHAEL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TODD MICHAEL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Trafigura Leases 35 Crude Oil and Product Tankers

Trafigura Leases 35 Crude Oil and Product Tankers

Commodity trader Trafigura had leased 35 newly built crude oil and oil product tankers from an undisclosed Asian financial partner with the vessels expected to be delivered late this week and all through 2019, the company said."Until 2020, the vessels will run on regular fuel, and from then onwards, whenever allowed (some ports do not allow usage of open loop scrubber)

Tug Catches Fire on the Mississippi River

Tug Catches Fire on the Mississippi River

A section of the lower Mississippi River has been closed to vessel traffic after a tug caught fire near mile marker 673 on Wednesday. All crew is reported safe, and there have been no reports of pollution.The U.S. Coast Guard said it is responding to a fire on board the uninspected towing vessel Jacob Kyle Rusthoven near West Helena, Ark. after being notified of the incident at 10:30 a.m.

Maersk to Install Scrubbers on Select Vessels Ahead of 2020

Maersk to Install Scrubbers on Select Vessels Ahead of 2020

A.P. Moller-Maersk, the world's biggest container shipping group, will add devices to reduce harmful exhaust emissions to some of its ships ahead of new global fuel regulations starting in 2020.To combat air pollution, the International Maritime Organization (IMO), the United Nations' shipping agency, has set global regulations to cap the sulphur content in marine fuels, known as bunkers, at 0.

TORM to Feature Scrubbers in Newbuildings

TORM to Feature Scrubbers in Newbuildings

Danish shipping company TORM is installing scrubbers to its vessels, allowing them to continue running on high sulfur fuel oil after the International Maritime Organization's marine fuels sulfur limit is cut in 2020.A press release from the company said that it has decided to install scrubbers on 14 vessels including all vessels currently on order and the three LR2 vessels that were delivered

Maersk, IBM Say 94 Organizations have Joined Blockchain Platform

Maersk, IBM Say 94 Organizations have Joined Blockchain Platform

Shipping group Maersk said on Thursday 94 companies and organizations have so far joined a blockchain platform developed with IBM aimed at boosting efficiency and limiting the enormous paper trail of global container shipping.The industry has seen little innovation since the container was invented in the 1950s, and cross-border trade still leaves an enormous trail of paperwork and bureaucracy.

Maersk Poaches New CFO from Assa Abloy

Maersk Poaches New CFO from Assa Abloy

Denmark's A.P. Moller-Maersk has chosen Carolina Dybeck Happe as its new Chief Finance Officer, it said on Wednesday.Happe will take the position at a time where Maersk is undergoing a strategic transformation from a broader conglomerate including an oil business to a more focused shipping company.

Famous Crab Fishing Boat Gets a New Crane

Famous Crab Fishing Boat Gets a New Crane

Captain Sig Hansen has been fishing crabs in Alaska aboard the F/V Northwestern for more than 30 years. In 2005, Discovery Channel aired the documentary TV show “Deadliest Catch”, which portrays real life aboard fishing vessels in the Bering Sea. Since then, he has been one of the most charismatic characters of the globally watched TV show.

Former OW Bunker Manager Gets 18 Months in Jail

Former OW Bunker Manager Gets 18 Months in Jail

A Danish court on Wednesday sentenced the former manager of OW Bunker's Singapore subsidiary to 18 months in prison after he was found guilty of granting credit outside his mandate, contributing to the bankruptcy of the marine fuel oil supplier.The 2014 bankruptcy of OW Bunker, then the world's leading supplier of marine fuel oil with a 7 percent market share

Torm Stops Taking Orders in Iran Due to US Sanctions

Torm Stops Taking Orders in Iran Due to US Sanctions

Danish oil product tanker operator Torm on Tuesday said it has stopped taking new orders in Iran as a consequence of U.S. plans to reimpose sanctions on Tehran."We follow the situation closely and always follow the rules. Therefore, we have also stopped taking new orders in Iran," a spokeswoman told Reuters.Torm operates 79 oil product tankers worldwide.

US Navy Commander Pleads Guilty in 'Fat Leonard' Scandal

US Navy Commander Pleads Guilty in 'Fat Leonard' Scandal

A former commander has become the latest U.S. Navy official to plead guilty in a wide-ranging corruption and fraud investigation involving the foreign defense contractor known as “Fat Leonard”.   In what has become the largest corruption scandal in U.S. Navy history, former U.S. Navy commander Troy Amundson pleaded guilty on Tuesday to conspiracy to commit bribery

Danish Submarine-owner Charged with Abusing Journalist before Killing Her

Danish Submarine-owner Charged with Abusing Journalist before Killing Her

Danish inventor Peter Madsen tied up and abused Swedish journalist Kim Wall before murdering her on board his home-built submarine, according to the indictment published on Tuesday.   Madsen planned the murder by bringing items, including a saw and screwdrivers, which were used to hit, cut and stab Wall while she was alive, the prosecutors said.

Maersk Sheds Oil Tanker Division

Maersk Sheds Oil Tanker Division

A.P. Moller-Maersk has agreed a $1.71 billion deal to sell its oil tanker division to its controlling shareholder, who in turn will enter an ownership consortium with Japan's Mitsui & Co.   The Danish conglomerate last year embarked on a restructuring to focus on transport and logistics and last month sold its oil and gas business to Total in a $7.45 billion deal.