WILLIAM M

  • General
    • Vessel Name : WILLIAM M
    • Operator : BAY-HOUSTON TOWING CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 4000
  • Location
    • City : GALVESTON
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 87
  • Size
    • Register length : 96.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 37.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 100 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 37.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 10.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 10.5 Feet
    • Height : 49.2 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1989
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 952220

BAY-HOUSTON TOWING CO.

  • Area of Operation : FREEPORT, GALVESTON AND CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL AND TEXAS CITY CHANNEL TO GULF OF MEXICO
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

ANDREW K

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

C. R. HADEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPTAIN W. D. HADEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHLOE K

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

FRANCES E. HADEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HADEN II

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HARRIS II

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HUNTER M

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LEXIE M

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARK K

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MATTHEW K

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PHILIP K

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

W. D. HADEN II

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WESLEY A

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

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Biden Signs Ocean Shipping Reform Act Into Law

President Joe Biden on Thursday signed legislation to improve oversight of ocean shipping, which lawmakers say will help curb inflation and ease export backlogs.The bipartisan bill passed the U.S. House of Representatives on a 369-42 vote earlier this week. Biden said he had "promised to crack down on ocean carriers whose price hikes have hurt American families.

British Man Charged in Deadly Baltic Sea Ship Collision

British Man Charged in Deadly Baltic Sea Ship Collision

A British crew member of the ship Scot Carrier has been charged with manslaughter in a ship collision in December last year in the Baltic Sea that killed two Danish seafarers, Danish police said on Tuesday.The 30-year old British man was on duty when the 55-meter (180 ft) barge Karin Hoj was in collision with the 90-metre (295 ft) Scot Carrier in fog and darkness off the Danish island of Bornholm.

P&O Ferries Rejects Government Plea to Rehire Fired Workers

P&O Ferries Rejects Government Plea to Rehire Fired Workers

P&O Ferries on Tuesday rejected the British government's request to rehire 800 workers it fired without notice two weeks ago, saying that doing so would cause the company to collapse.P&O Ferries, an 180-year old company now owned by Dubai-based logistics group DP World, prompted an outcry from British government ministers

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

Dredgers Working to Free Containership Stuck Near Baltimore

Dredgers Working to Free Containership Stuck Near Baltimore

Dredgers are working to free a containership that has been stuck for a week after running aground in the Chesapeake Bay near Baltimore.Port of Baltimore executive director William Doyle said dredging operations to free the Ever Forward kicked off on Sunday after the required permits were issued by state and federal agencies."U.S.

P&O Ferries Sacks 800 Staff, Threatening Union Standoff

P&O Ferries Sacks 800 Staff, Threatening Union Standoff

Britain's P&O Ferries made 800 staff redundant with immediate effect and suspended crossings for the next few days, sparking a backlash from politicians and unions over reports it would hire cheaper agency workers instead.The shock move caused delays around Britain's busiest port, Dover, and drew threats of a standoff as trade unions urged their members to defy any instructions to leave P&O ships.

Yemen's Houthis Agree to UN Proposal to Offload Decaying Oil Tanker

Yemen's Houthis Agree to UN Proposal to Offload Decaying Oil Tanker

Yemen's Houthi movement has signed an agreement with the United Nations to deal with a decaying oil tanker threatening to spill 1.1 million barrels of crude oil off the war-torn country's coast, a Houthi official said.U.N. aid chief Martin Griffiths said last month that there was an agreement in principle to shift the oil from the tanker Safer to another ship. He gave no timeline.

UK Orders Its Ports to Block All Russian-linked Ships

UK Orders Its Ports to Block All Russian-linked Ships

Britain on Monday ordered its ports to block any vessels that are Russian-flagged or believed to be registered, owned or controlled by any person connected with Russia as it ratcheted up the pressure on Moscow.Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said in a letter to all UK ports that further detailed sanctions against Russian shipping were being drawn up following Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

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LMG Marin to Design Zero-emissions Fuel Tanker

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Series of Failures After Fire Led to Destruction of USS Bonhomme Richard

Series of Failures After Fire Led to Destruction of USS Bonhomme Richard

A U.S. Navy investigation released on Wednesday found that a fire aboard a warship last year, which was caused by arson, was preventable and that a series of failures after it started led to the destruction of the ship.More than 60 people, including about 40 sailors, were treated for minor injuries during several days of fighting flames on the 844-foot-long (257-meter) amphibious assault ship

UK Says It Has Seen Ships Breaching North Korea Sanctions

UK Says It Has Seen Ships Breaching North Korea Sanctions

Britain said on Sunday it had collected evidence of multiple ships from various nationalities apparently breaching United Nations sanctions against North Korea which ban the sale of fuel to the country.British frigate HMS Richmond has been taking part in UN sanctions enforcement operations in the region.

Divers to Try to Locate Oil Spill Source in U.S. Gulf of Mexico

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A private dive team will try to locate the source of a suspected oil spill spotted in the Bay Marchand area of the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday, after Hurricane Ida wreaked havoc in the region this week, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Saturday.U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration satellite images, first reported by the Associated Press on Wednesday