WEEKS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : WEEKS
    • Operator : BREAKWATER MARINE CONSTRUCTION, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : OYSTER BAY
    • STATE : NY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 314
    • Full Load Capacity : 400 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 100 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 38 Feet
    • Overall Length : 100 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 38 Feet
    • Load draft : 6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
    • Height : 13 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 2013
    • Year : 2013
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : CG005923
    • REBLT : *

BREAKWATER MARINE CONSTRUCTION, INC.

  • Area of Operation : LONG ISLNAD SOUND, HUDSON & EAST RIVERS
  • Principal Commodity : CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS

DANIEL DI NAPOLI

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DEBORAH QUINN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOSEPH D'ARCO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MINI SCOW

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Depleted Rhine Water Level in Germany Holds Above Crisis Lows

Depleted Rhine Water Level in Germany Holds Above Crisis Lows

Water depths on the river Rhine in Germany have fallen after dry weather this week but remain well above the crisis lows of this summer, vessel brokers and commodity traders said on Friday.Rain is expected in south German river catchment areas over the weekend and next week, which is expected to raise water levels again, they said.

Rhine Water Levels in Germany Approaching Normal Depths

Rhine Water Levels in Germany Approaching Normal Depths

Water depths on the Rhine River in Germany have risen thanks to recent rain and are approaching normal levels after falling this summer to lows that disrupted transportation, vessel brokers and commodity traders said on Monday.But, since dry weather was forecast for much of this week, levels could fall again and the picture had not yet normalized, brokers said.

Relief as Rhine Water Rises in Germany, But Expected to Drop again

Relief as Rhine Water Rises in Germany, But Expected to Drop again

Water levels on the river Rhine in Germany have risen after recent rain but are expected to fall again with mostly dry weather forecast in the coming days, ship operators said on Wednesday.Weeks of high temperatures and scant rainfall drained water levels in the river, a major German commercial transport artery, causing delays to shipping and pushing freight costs up.

Australia: Shell Ships LNG from Prelude FLNG Despite Staff Stoppages

Australia: Shell Ships LNG from Prelude FLNG Despite Staff Stoppages

Shell said on Friday it had loaded and shipped a cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG) this week at its Prelude floating LNG facilityafter workers scaled-down industrial action at the site off northwestern Australia.The oil and gas giant slowed output at the 3.6-million tonne per year facility last week during a series of work stoppages by unions fighting for better pay and had warned that

Eastern Launches R.B. Weeks Trailing Suction Hopper Dredge

Eastern Launches R.B. Weeks Trailing Suction Hopper Dredge

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. (ESG) on Friday launched the R.B. Weeks, the second trailing suction hopper dredge the Florida shipbuilder has constructed for Weeks Marine, Inc.The R.B. Weeks is named in honor of Richard B. Weeks, a co-founder of Weeks Marine and married to Magdalen Weeks, the namesake of the sister vessel Magdalen, built by Eastern and delivered in 2017.

U.S. LNG Exports Drop. Europe Remains Top Destination

U.S. LNG Exports Drop. Europe Remains Top Destination

U.S. exports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) fell about 8% last month, according to preliminary Refinitiv vessel tracking data on Monday, but Europe remained the top importer as the continent secures alternate supply following Russia's invasion of Ukraine.U.S. LNG exports to all destinations came to about 7.10 million tonnes (MT) last month, according to Refinitiv, down from a record high 7.

Russia Confirms Casualties After Missile Cruiser Sank Last Week

Russia Confirms Casualties After Missile Cruiser Sank Last Week

Russia's defense ministry on Friday confirmed for the first time that the crew of the missile cruiser Moskva suffered casualties when it blew up and sank last week, a report from RIA news agency indicated.Russia initially said all the ship's crew were evacuated after an ammunition blast triggered by a fire ripped through the Moskva, the flagship of its Black Sea fleet.

Salvors Gear Up to Refloat Grounded Containership Ever Forward

Salvors Gear Up to Refloat Grounded Containership Ever Forward

Salvors will attempt to refloat the Ever Forward on Tuesday following a week of dredging to free the grounded containership outside the Port of Baltimore.According to the port's executive director William Doyle, a team of five tugs, including two pushing on the ship's starboard side, two pulling from port side and one long pull from stern, will aim to dislodge the 1,095-foot ship

European Oil Shipments Delayed After Cyber Attacks

European Oil Shipments Delayed After Cyber Attacks

Tanker and barge shipments in and out of Europe's biggest oil hub have been delayed by up to a week as four storage companies scramble to resume operations after cyber attacks, sources familiar with the matter said.Since the end of last week, storage company Oiltanking and oil trading firm Mabanaft, both owned by Germany's Marquard & Bahls, have been hit by hackers.

Oil Hits Seven-year High

Oil Hits Seven-year High

Oil prices surged to seven-year highs on Friday, extending their rally into a seventh week on ongoing worries about supply disruptions fueled by frigid U.S. weather and ongoing political turmoil among major world producers.Brent crude rose $2.16, or 2.4%, to settle at $93.27 a barrel having earlier touched its highest since October 2014 at $93.70.U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude ended $2.

Germany Signals it Could Halt Nord Stream 2 Pipeline if Russia Invades Ukraine

Germany Signals it Could Halt Nord Stream 2 Pipeline if Russia Invades Ukraine

Germany signaled on Tuesday that it could halt the Nord Stream 2 pipeline from Russia if Moscow invades Ukraine, and Western nations rallied behind Kyiv over a Russian troop buildup that has stoked fears of war.Stepping up diplomacy after talks with Russia ended in stalemate last week, U.S.

Maersk Expects Cargo Delays to Persist

Maersk Expects Cargo Delays to Persist

Top container shipping firm A.P. Moller-Maersk on Tuesday warned its customers it was still struggling to move goods around the world as the easing of congestion is taking longer than the Danish company had hoped for.The pandemic has prompted shortages of container ships and logjams at ports at a time of very high consumer spending