WHITE HILL

  • General
    • Vessel Name : WHITE HILL
    • Operator : IRELAND MARINE TRANSPORTATION, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 750
  • Location
    • City : NORFOLK
    • STATE : VA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 40
  • Size
    • Register length : 48.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 21 Feet
    • Overall Length : 48.6 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 21 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.1 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7.1 Feet
    • Height : 35 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 2003
    • Year : 2003
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 515008
    • REBLT : *

IRELAND MARINE TRANSPORTATION, INC.

  • Area of Operation : CHESAPEAKE BAY AREA AND ITS' TRIBUTARIES; ATLANTIC INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY; OCCASIONALLY TO NEW ORLEANS, LA
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING; CHARTERS BARGES TO OTHERS

CHESAPEAKE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GOOSE CREEK

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HANNAH LEE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS LORI

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SWIFT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KELLY JO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MARIAN D

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

UC

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WAD

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ATLANTIC SULPHUR

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

News

Callan Marine’s New Dredge General MacArthur Enters Service

Callan Marine’s New Dredge General MacArthur Enters Service

Callan Marine's new Jones Act cutterhead suction dredge (CSD) General MacArthur and its accompanying idler barge have entered service in Texas, heading to work on several projects before transiting to Corpus Christi for the second phase of the deepening and widening project.The newest and largest dredger in Callen Marine's fleet

USNS Comfort Leaves New York

USNS Comfort Leaves New York

The U.S. Navy hospital ship Comfort departed New York harbor on Thursday, just a month after arriving to help ease the strain on overburdened city hospitals dealing with the novel coronavirus outbreak.The 1,000-bed Navy vessel, headed back to its home base in Norfolk, Virginia, never neared its capacity, even as the city quickly became the world’s epicenter for COVID-19 infections.

As Oil Crisis Deepens, Hedge Funds Sense a Turnaround

As Oil Crisis Deepens, Hedge Funds Sense a Turnaround

Hedge fund managers sensed oil prices were nearing a turning point last week, and for the first time in more than two months started to add long positions in anticipation prices would bounce from an unsustainable low.Overall, hedge funds and other money managers were still net sellers of 19 million barrels of petroleum in the six most important futures and options contracts in the week ending on

Acting Navy Head Blasts Fired USS Theodore Roosevelt Captain

Acting Navy Head Blasts Fired USS Theodore Roosevelt Captain

The acting head of the U.S. Navy, in a surprise speech to the crew of a coronavirus-stricken aircraft carrier, castigated their former commander for writing a leaked letter that demanded the Navy take stronger action to halt the spread of the illness.Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly stood by his decision to relieve Captain Brett Crozier of his command in a speech to crew members of the

Workers From a BP Gulf of Mexico Platform Test Positive for COVID-19

Workers From a BP Gulf of Mexico Platform Test Positive for COVID-19

Several workers on a BP Plc oil platform in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico have tested positive for coronavirus, the company said on Wednesday, a day after a worker at BP's operations in Alaska also tested positive.The cases are the first recorded among oil workers in the Gulf of Mexico and Alaska, and follow a positive test at an Equinor offshore project in the North Sea.

Trump Says Carnival Offers Ships for Medical Use

Trump Says Carnival Offers Ships for Medical Use

U.S. President Donald Trump revealed Thursday that Carnival Corp. chairman Micky Arison has said he will make some cruise ships from his idled fleet available to be used in addition to the U.S. Navy hospital ships being deployed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.“This morning, I spoke with Micky Arison of Carnival Cruise Lines and he’s going to make ships available.

Fed Funds Could Aid Battered Cruise Lines

Fed Funds Could Aid Battered Cruise Lines

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Sunday officials will have a better idea this week of the total cost of a coronavirus aid package, but predicted it will likely be "significant but not huge."Mnuchin told "Fox News Sunday" he also planned to talk to lawmakers about critical aid to airlines, as well as the hotel and cruise ship industries.

Red and White and Green All Over

Red and White and Green All Over

INSIGHTS: Thomas C. Escher, Chairman, Red and White FleetIn 1960, Tom Escher, the grandson of the founder and now the current owner, started working as a sweeper and a mechanics helper on the Red and White vessels. In 1997, Escher purchased the Red and White Fleet, becoming the third generation of the family to own and operate the business.

Coronavirus Places Shipping on High Alert

Coronavirus Places Shipping on High Alert

The Wuhan coronavirus outbreak has placed the shipping industry on high alert amid a rising death toll in China and reports that the fast-spreading illness is reaching new shores.The flu-like coronavirus, first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China on December 31, has killed more than two dozen people in China and is believed to have infected more than 900 worldwide

South Korea Anti-piracy Unit Heading to the Strait of Hormuz

South Korea Anti-piracy Unit Heading to the Strait of Hormuz

South Korea's military said on Tuesday it plans to expand the deployment of an anti-piracy unit now operating off the coast of Africa to the area around the Strait of Hormuz, after the United States pressed for help in guarding oil tankers.Attacks on oil tankers in the Strait of Hormuz off the coast of Iran last year prompted U.S.

U.S., China Reach Trade Deal 'in principle'

U.S., China Reach Trade Deal 'in principle'

The White House has reached a "deal in principle" with Beijing to resolve the 17-month U.S.-China trade war, according to a source briefed on the trade talks.The White House was expected to make an announcement later on Thursday, the source said."The written agreement is still being formulated, but they have reached an agreement in principle," the source said.

P&O Ferries Invests In Next-Gen Ferries

P&O Ferries Invests In Next-Gen Ferries

P&O FERRIES has signed a contract with Guangzhou Shipyard International Ltd worth $285 million for two new 230-meter super-ferries – the largest ever to sail between Dover and Calais – that will be operational by 2023. The contract includes options to build two further vessels by 2024.