American maritime Officer: November 2017

Crowley to acquire three SeaRiver tankers

Crowley Alaska Tankers, LLC, announced on November 1 that it has signed an agreement, subject to regulatory approval, to purchase three tankers from SeaRiver Maritime Inc., and charter them back to SeaRiver under varying multi-year terms.

Included in the acquisition are the tankers Liberty Bay and Eagle Bay, each of which have a capacity of 800,000 barrels and transport crude from Alaska to West Coast refineries; and the tanker SR American Progress, which has a capacity of 342,000 barrels and transports refined petroleum between U.S. Gulf and East Coast ports.

American Maritime Officers represents all licensed officers aboard the tankers Liberty Bay, Eagle Bay and SR American Progress.

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