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ATB Adriatic Sea & DBL 101
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Ship Name Photographer Location
ATB Adriatic Sea & DBL 101 Birk Thomas New York Harbor and the Hudson River
IMO Number Ship Type Date Taken
7716969 K-Sea Transportation Partnership August 7, 2008
  United States  
Taken in Bay Ridge Anchorage New York, NY. Built as the Lamco VI in 1978 by McDermott Shipyard in New Iberia, LA.

For the Louisiana Marine Company, she has a rating of 4,800 horsepower. She was acquired by Interstate Oil Transportation. Where she was renamed the Diplomat. Interstate Oil, was purchased by a company called Southern National Resources purchased (also known as SONAT Marine). SONAT then bought out by Maritrans Operating Partners LLP.

In 1998, Maritrans northeast fleet was thinned, many of Maritrans's vessels where acquired by K-Sea Transportation Partners. The Diplomat was among those purchased, she was renamed the Adriatic Sea. K-Sea then added a JAK coupler system, she is assigned to K-Sea's Atlantic Division.
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Date May 28, 2022
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