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Introducing the new double-hull tank barge Global Pilot.
Last year, in an effort to keep up with the growing demand for clean diesel and marine lubricants, Maxum Marine emarked on a mission to develop the latest and largest addition ot its growing fleet of state-of-the-art Bunker and lube delivery vessels. Measuring 219 feet by 54 feet by 16 feet the Global Pilot fits that bill.
The new barge has a MGO capacity of 15,00 Bbls (630,000usg) in 8 tanks and lube oil capacity of 14,000usg in deck mounted ISO tanks, and four segregations of 3,500usg each. It has lubricant pumping rates of up to 130gpm. Lubricant capacity can be easily increased to 80,000usg by utilizing MGO tanks as well.
The Global Pilot joins Maxum's fleet of four 10,000Bbl (420,000usg double hull barges servicing US West Coast.