VIRGINIA C

  • General
    • Vessel Name : VIRGINIA C
    • Operator : DMC MARINE
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Open Dry Cargo Barge
    • Vessel Type : Open Hopper Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : ALBANY
    • STATE : NJ
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 1375
    • Full Load Capacity : 3500 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 260 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 52.5 Feet
    • Overall Length : 260 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 52.5 Feet
    • Load draft : 10 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.4 Feet
    • Height : 16 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1983
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 651521

DMC MARINE

  • Area of Operation : LONG ISLAND SOUND, NEW YORK HARBOR, HUDSON RIVER, THE KILLS, NEWARK BAY AND ALBANY, NY TO BRIDGEPORT, CT TO BOSTON, MA THROUGHOUT NYS CANAL SYSTEM
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING, SCRAP METAL, AGGREGATES AND DREDGE SPOILS

CHEYENNE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CROW

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EMPIRE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HERBERT P. BRAKE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ALBANY

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARBARA A

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LITTLE WILLIE

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SMM

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SUE P.

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

VERONICA EVELYN

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WITTE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

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.

Atlantic Offshore Wind: Favorable Winds for Maritime

Atlantic Offshore Wind: Favorable Winds for Maritime

Now that the United States finally can envision steady winds blowing from the Atlantic Seaboard due to a pipeline of offshore wind farms on the horizon, the maritime industry can finally step up and earn some of the benefits. This includes shipbuilding, port construction, and worker training. This article reviews the key developments and forecasts the growth in maritime jobs.

Port of Virginia Posts its Busiest May

Port of Virginia Posts its Busiest May

Record cargo volumes are moving across The Port of Virginia and doing so with efficiency as a result of expanded container handling capacity at its two primary container terminals.In May, the port processed nearly 261,000 TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) making it the busiest May in the port’s history.

Columbia Class Subs Take Shape in Virginia

Columbia Class Subs Take Shape in Virginia

A plasma-burning machine cut the first steel plate that will be used to build Columbia (SSBN 826), the lead ballistic missile submarine. As Newport News continues its digital transformation, the event also marked the first class of submarines that will be built using fully digital blueprints.“Today is a historic day,” said Jason Ward, Newport News’ vice president for Columbia-class construction.

VA Offshore Wind: A Strong Foundation

VA Offshore Wind: A Strong Foundation

Virginia officials have established a well-planned, extensive strategy to build out an offshore wind industry, including wind towers for electricity generation and the supply chain to support that extensive infrastructure and operations.  The State’s big picture is ambitious: developing 2,000 MW of offshore wind by 2028.

Grounded Bulk Carrier Refloated near Virginia

Grounded Bulk Carrier Refloated near Virginia

A 958-foot bulk carrier has refloated after running aground about 2.5 miles east of Virginia Beach, Thursday morning.Crew members aboard the vessel, JSW Salem, contacted U.S. Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads watchstanders in Portsmouth after the Panamanian flagged ship ran aground near Cape Henry Buoy #4.The ship's crew reported there were 120,000 metric tons of coal and 26 people aboard the ship.

Marine News Boat of the Month: October 2018

Marine News Boat of the Month: October 2018

The Virginia-based pilots say that this Gladding Hearn-built workhorse checks all the boxes: safety, stability, reliability, service support, speed and efficiency.This is not your grandfather’s pilot boat. The 55-foot Chesapeake class MKII launch built by Gladding-Hearn Shipbuilding was delivered to its station in Virginia Beach this summer

Vessels Separated After Collision off Corsica

Vessels Separated After Collision off Corsica

Tunisian roll-on/roll-off ferry Ulysse has separated from the Cyprus flagged containership CSL Virginia on Thursday following a collision earlier this week in the Mediterranean Sea.CSL Virginia was at anchor approximately 17 miles off the island of Corsica when it was struck broadside by cargo and passenger ferry Ulysse early Sunday morning.

Powerful Shallow-Draft Paraguay Towboat

Powerful Shallow-Draft Paraguay Towboat

Paraguay’s Tsuneishi Shipyard, a subsidiary of the Japanese firm of the same name, recently delivered the powerful towboat Tebicuary 3 to her owners Navegación del Sur S.A. (Navesur) in June of 2018. The new vessel is a near sister-ship to the 2015-delivered Ceasar Primo for a different owner.

Jump On Board Virginia Pilot’s New Launch

Jump On Board Virginia Pilot’s New Launch

MarineLink was given the opportunity to ride aboard the Virginia Pilot Association's new pilot boat Hampton Roads.The newly-built Chesapeake class MKII launch from Gladding-Hearn Shipbuilding was delivered earlier this summer, equipped with a range of state-of-the-art technologies for improved safety, stability, reliability and efficiency.

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Significant moments in naval architecture & marine engineeringUSS Enterprise (CVN-65), formerly CVA(N)-65, was commissioned November 25, 1961 as the world's first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier. The longest naval vessel ever built, "The Big E" was constructed at the Newport News shipyard in Virginia and cost nearly $451.3 million, or roughly $4 billion in 2018 dollars.

VT Halter Launches New Ferry for Virginia

VT Halter Launches New Ferry for Virginia

Mississippi shipbuilder VT Halter Marine, Inc. has launched a new ferry, Powhatam, for the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT).In November 2016, VT Halter Marine was awarded the contract for the design, construction and delivery of the new 499-passenger/70-vehicle ferry that will replace the current vessel, the Virginia, which was built in 1936.