WILLIAM E POOLE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : WILLIAM E POOLE
    • Operator : VULCAN MARINE SERVICES
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1800
  • Location
    • City : NORFOLK
    • STATE : VA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 117
  • Size
    • Register length : 66.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 66.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 26.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 9.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8.6 Feet
    • Height : 48 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1980
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 616322

VULCAN MARINE SERVICES

ARAPAHO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ARIES

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. HENRY KNOTT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. RON L.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. TED

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. TOM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHATTANOOGA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHESAPEAKE STAR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

D. GRAY KIMEL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

FORT PIKE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JEANNIE CLAY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NIGHT OWL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NIGHTHAWK

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE CHOPTANK

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE GUNPOWDER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE JAMES

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE NANTICOKE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE NO.

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE PATAPSCO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE POCOMOKE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE POTOMAC

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE RAPPAHANNOCK

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE SUSQUEHANNA

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE TRED AVON

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE WICOMICO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE YORK

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ELIZABETH

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

FRI

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LOVELAND

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

R

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

VMC

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

After US Warning, Iran Says its Navy Will Still Operate in Gulf

After US Warning, Iran Says its Navy Will Still Operate in Gulf

The Iranian navy will maintain regular missions in the Gulf, the ISNA news agency reported on Wednesday, a day after the United States warned mariners there to stay away from U.S. warships.“The naval units of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman will continue their regular missions in accordance with professional principles as in the past

Weeks Marine Orders New Dredger at Eastern

Weeks Marine Orders New Dredger at Eastern

Dredging contractor Weeks Marine has ordered a new trailer suction hopper dredger from Eastern Shipbuilding Group, to be delivered in the first quarter of 2023.The new dredge, RB Weeks, to be constructed at Eastern's Allanton shipyard in Panama City, Fla. will be a sister ship to the Eastern-built twin screw TSHD Magdalen placed into service in 2018.

Pirates Release 11 Crew, Hold 7 Hostage off Benin

Pirates Release 11 Crew, Hold 7 Hostage off Benin

Pirates attacked a Portugal-flagged ship and kidnapped its Bulgarian captain and seven sailors off the coast of Benin, Bulgaria's foreign ministry said on Tuesday.A ministry statement said the pirates who boarded the Tommi Ritscher container ship at the port of Cotonou in the Gulf of Guinea on Sunday had released 11 other members of the crew.

Dredgers Make Way for USNS Comfort in New York

Dredgers Make Way for USNS Comfort in New York

Dredgers are expediting operations in New York to make way for the U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort, which will dock in the epicenter of America's COVID-19 outbreak to assist hospitals that become overrun by the pandemic.Dredging contractor Donjon Marine Co., Inc. was contacted last week and asked to begin dredging Manhattan Cruise Terminal’s Berth 4 in anticipation of the arrival of the ship

31 Years Ago Today: The Exxon Valdez Oil Spill

31 Years Ago Today: The Exxon Valdez Oil Spill

On March 24. 1989, the single-hull tanker Exxon Valdez was departing the Port of Valdez, Alaska with a full load of North Slope crude oil (approximately 1.26 million barrels) destined for Long Beach when it grounded on Bligh Reef in Prince William Sound. The resulting oil spill (approximately 258,000 barrels), while not the largest in US history, was clearly the most important.

Norwegian Police Raid Teekay Office Over Waste Export

Norwegian Police Raid Teekay Office Over Waste Export

Norway's national economic crime unit raided the local office of international shipping company Teekay Offshore this week on suspicion of illegally exporting waste, the agency, known as Okokrim, said on Thursday.In recent years, courts in Europe using tougher regulations have fined shipping companies for transporting hazardous waste for disposal in cases that have added to complexities for

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.

Augmented-Reality Enters Maritime Maintenance

Augmented-Reality Enters Maritime Maintenance

New TechGuide maintenance app from MAN CEON represents new generation of instructional material.As the global maritime community embraces new digitalization technologies aimed at reducing costs and enhancing safety onboard ships, MAN CEON, which is MAN Energy Solutions umbrella brand for all its digital products, comes to the fore for TechGuide, and augmented reality maintenance platform.

LNG Power for VW Car Carriers

LNG Power for VW Car Carriers

Siem PCTCs sport MAN ES engines, turbochargers and propellers -- Each ship is estimated to cut CO2 emissions by up to 25%, NOx by up to 30%, particulate matter by up to 60%, and SOx almost completely.Siem Confucius and Siem Aristotle are the names of the new pure car truck carriers (PCTCs), significant in that they are the world’s first trans-Atlantic PCTCs  to operate full-time on LNG.

Sembcorp to Build Whale FPU

Sembcorp to Build Whale FPU

Sembcorp Marine Rigs & Floaters Pte. Ltd. has won a contract from Shell Offshore Inc. to build and integrate the topside and hull of a Floating Production Unit (FPU) for the Whale field in the Gulf of Mexico.The agreement precedes a final investment decision (FID) for the full Whale project, expected to be made next year by Shell.

Britain Foils Iranian Attempt to Block Tanker

Britain Foils Iranian Attempt to Block Tanker

Three Iranian vessels tried to block a BP-operated tanker passing through the Strait of Hormuz but backed off when confronted by a Royal Navy warship, the UK government said on Thursday.Britain urged Iran to "de-escalate the situation in the region" after the British Heritage, a Suezmax oil tanker operated by BP under an Isle of Man flag, was approached.

Interview: Kjeld Aabo, Director New Technologies, MAN ES

Interview: Kjeld Aabo, Director New Technologies, MAN ES

“I think it is very early to project what will be the fuel of the future. I think that it will be much more clear in January 2020 (when the new IMO fuel rules enter force) and we see the direction of fuel costs.”To start, put in perspective the current pressure to reduce emissions in the maritime industry.