rss icon Subscribe
desktop mobile

St. Johns Delivers for Vane Brothers

Philadelphia is the fifth of eight new tugs being built by St. Johns Ship Building for Vane Brothers (Photo: St. Johns Ship Building)

Posted by Eric Haun

St. Johns Ship Building has delivered the newly built tug Philadelphia to owner Vane Brothers.

Philadelphia is the fifth of eight new hulls for Vane Brothers in the Elizabeth Anne tug series consisting of 100 feet LOA, 4,200 HP twin screw tugs.
"[Philadelphia] is identical to all the others in the series in regards to specifications and outfitting but, as most shipbuilders know, when you build vessels in a series each one will be just a little better than the previous. That is true with the Philadelphia," said Bobby Barfield, VP of Operations, St. Johns Ship Building. "All crafts from the fitters to the carpenters and each one in-between have fine tuned their method and final product to be better each time."

Apr 19, 2017

 

News

Vopak Expands Pengerang Terminal

Pic: Royal Vopak

Royal Vopak and its joint venture partners intend to expand their independent storage terminal

Global FLNG Capex to Total USD 37.6bln

Global Expenditure on FLNG Facilities by Region, 2012-2023. Graph: Douglas-Westwood

Global Capex on FLNG facilities is set to grow at a 9% CAGR over the 2018-2023 period

TEN Get Charter for Two Suezmaxes

Photo: TEN

Tanker operator Tsakos Energy Navigation (TEN) announced the expansion of its long term strategic

Shipbuilding

Deschenes Joins Bouchard as VP

Christopher Deschenes has joined Bouchard Transportation Co., Inc. as Vice President of Maintenance and Repairs. (Photo: Bouchard Transportation Co., Inc.)

Bouchard Transportation Co., Inc. said that Christopher Deschenes has joined the company as Vice

MAN D&T, AKA Partner to Win Russian Order

Photo: MAN Diesel & Turbo

MAN Diesel & Turbo and AKA have received an order in connection with the building of a

Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam Completes the Refit of Petrojarl 1

Photo: Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam

On the August  18, 2017, Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam (DSR) has delivered the FPSO Petrojarl 1 to

Maritime Apps