MILITARY SEALIFT COMMAND

Washington United States

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United States

Ships

USNS GILLILAND

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS BRITTIN

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS MILLINOCKET

High Speed Craft | Flag: United States of America

USNS ALAN SHEPARD

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS SACAGAWEA

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS AMELIA EARHART

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS GYSGT FRED W. STOCKHAM

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS CHARLES DREW

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS IMPECCABLE

Swath Vessel | Flag: United States of America | Port: NORFOLK, VA

USNS CESAR CHAVEZ

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS CHOCTAW COUNTY

High Speed Craft | Flag: United States of America

USNS BOB HOPE

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS WALLY SCHIRRA

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS PFC EUGENE A OBREGON

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS GORDON

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS SALVOR

Special Purpose Vessel | Flag: United States of America

USNS ROBERT E. PEARY

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USS FRANK CABLE

Special Purpose Vessel | Flag: United States of America

USS EMORY S LAND

Special Purpose Vessel | Flag: United States of America

USNS BENAVIDEZ

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America | Port: Washington, DC

USNS SODERMAN

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America

SBX-1

Column Stabilized Unit | Flag: United States of America | Port: Adak, AK

USNS WILLIAM MCLEAN

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS SUPPLY

Special Purpose Vessel | Flag: United States of America

USNS SPEARHEAD

High Speed Craft | Flag: United States of America

USNS SHUGHART

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS RAINIER

Special Purpose Vessel | Flag: United States of America

USNS LEWIS AND CLARK

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS GRAPPLE

Special Purpose Vessel | Flag: United States of America

USNS YANO

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS WASHINGTON CHAMBERS

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS CARL BRASHEAR

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS MONTFORD POINT

Heavy Lift Ship | Flag: United States of America

USNS RICHARD E. BYRD

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS ARCTIC

Special Purpose Vessel | Flag: United States of America

USNS GRASP

Special Purpose Vessel | Flag: United States of America

USNS MATTHEW C. PERRY

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS FISHER

Vehicle Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS MEDGAR EVERS

General Cargo Carrier | Flag: United States of America

USNS BRIDGE

Special Purpose Vessel | Flag: United States of America

USNS GUAM

High Speed Craft | Flag: United States of America

USS MOUNT WHITNEY

Special Purpose Vessel | Flag: United States of America

Maritime News

Partners Seek to Guarantee Ship Performance in Real Sea Conditions, Waves and All

Partners Seek to Guarantee Ship Performance in Real Sea Conditions, Waves and All

21 hours ago
Japanese shipping company NYK Line and shipbuilder Japan Marine United Corporation (JMU) say they plan to introduce a new shipbuilding contract that guarantees propulsion performance in actual sea conditions, factoring in heavy sea states encountered by vessels at sea.Typically, shipbuilding contracts guarantee ship speed based on horsepower in calm sea conditions, without waves. Mutual confirmation then occurs during sea trials before the ship is delivered.However, as any mariner can attest, calm voyages without wind and waves are rare during commercial voyages, and stormy weather conditions are often encountered.
Canada Commits Nearly $240 Mln to Aid Offshore Oil Industry

Canada Commits Nearly $240 Mln to Aid Offshore Oil Industry

yesterday
Canada will spend C$320 million ($238.56 million) to support its offshore oil industry in Newfoundland and Labrador, which has struggled as coronavirus pandemic travel restrictions reduced demand, the government said on Friday.The funds are intended to support jobs and to lower greenhouse gas emissions from crude production, and could be used for maintenance, upgrades and environmental services, Natural Resources Minister Seamus O'Regan said St. John's.The money falls short of requests from the industry, which wants to see a government stake in a major project, tax credits and investment incentives.
MetalCraft Delivers High-performace RIBs in Mississippi

MetalCraft Delivers High-performace RIBs in Mississippi

yesterday
Shipbuilder MetalCraft Marine said it delivered two 34-foot high performance patrol RIBs to be used by the Mississippi Department of Natural Resources Police in the coastal bay areas and offshore checking on commercial and sport fishing compliance.Each boat is equipped with triple Suzuki 300-horsepower outboards, enabling the vessels to reach speeds up to 64 miles per hour.According to MetalCraft, the Interceptor hulls are noted for their "Soft Dry Ride", with a fine entry which easily parts the waves and makes the boat very quiet.The vessels feature a robust T-top and supporting structure, which is designed to ISO 12215 Category B, (12-17’ waves), the builder said.
Great Lakes Wins Jacksonville Harbor Dredging Contract

Great Lakes Wins Jacksonville Harbor Dredging Contract

yesterday
Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation has been awarded a $105 million Base and Option B contract award on the Jacksonville Harbor Construction Dredging, 47-Foot Contract C Cut-42 Project, the U.S.' largest dredging services provider announced Friday.Great Lakes said it expects the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to award additional option work items on the contract by mid-2021 with a value of $11.5 million, resulting in a total contract award of $116.5 million.Dredging is scheduled to commence in the fourth quarter of 2020 with estimated completion of both base contract and all options in the second quarter of 2022.
RINA, SDARI Move Toward 3D Ship Classification

RINA, SDARI Move Toward 3D Ship Classification

22 hours ago
Classification society RINA has announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Shanghai Merchant Ship Design & Research Institute (SDARI) to create an interface to the SDARI 3D Ship Model, marking another step toward 3D design verification.SDARI is a member of the China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) and is one of the largest and most prolific research and design institutes in China. Its services cover the full design life cycle from preliminary feasibility study, schematic design, basic design, detailed design, to production design.