American Maritime Officer: May 2018

New AMO jobs as Crowley completes acquisition of three SeaRiver tankers

Crowley Alaska Tankers, LLC, announced April 17 the company had completed the acquisition of three tankers from SeaRiver Maritime Inc., and is chartering them back to SeaRiver under varying multi-year terms.

The tankers Liberty Bay and Eagle Bay, now under Crowley ownership and operation, each have a capacity of 760,000 barrels and transport crude from Alaska to West Coast refineries. The tanker SR American Progress has a capacity of 342,000 barrels and transports refined petroleum between the U.S. Gulf and East Coast ports.

Crowley has renamed the ships. Liberty Bay is now Washington. Eagle Bay is California, and SR American Progress is Oregon.

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