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Eagle Ford: Flag vessel docks in Texas




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CORPUS CHRISTI -- Eagle Ford shale continues to positively impact Port Corpus Christi and the U.S. economy. On Sept. 26, the M/V Pennsylvania, a newly built U.S. flag vessel destined to move products related to Eagle Ford shale in the region, made its first port of call to Port Corpus Christi. The tanker docked at Oil Dock 1.

The M/V Pennsylvania is one of two tankers purchased by Crowley Maritime Corp.’s petroleum and chemical transportation group as part of the Jones Act, from Aker Philadelphia Shipyard ASA (Oslo: AKPS). The Pennsylvania was delivered early last month, marking Crowley’s re-entry into the Jones Act tanker market after its last tanker was retired in 2011. The tankers, capable of carrying nearly 330,000 barrels of a wide variety of petroleum products and chemicals, are destined to operate in U.S. coastal trade.

The U.S. flag vessel is the 13th in the Veteran Class built at Aker. In addition to being double-hulled with segregated ballast systems, safety features also include water and CO2 firefighting systems, as well as a foam water spray system.

For more information, visit www.crowley.com.
 

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