EQUALITY STATE


Equality_State_Photo_1.jpg
Year Built
1962
Official Number
287238
Shipyard
Todd Shipbuilding and Drydock
General Type
Dry Cargo
Specific Type
Crane Ship
MARAD Type
--
Ship Length
668 feet
Beam
76 feet
Mast Height
--
Net Tons
9980 tons
Gross Tons
16300 tons
Cargo Capacity
--
Draft, Summer
33.3 tons
Draft, Lightweight
19 tons
Displacement, Summer
31498 tons
Displacement, Lightweight
16400 tons
Immersion, Summer
92 tons
Immersion, Lightweight
81 tons
Fate
Unknown

Historical Narrative



The Maritime Administration has completed a National Register of Historic Places eligibility assessment for Equality State which includes a narrative history of the vessel.  It can be viewed in the Documents section.

Vessel Name History

1962 - 1975: Washington Mail
1975 - 1983: President Roosevelt
1983 - 1985: Santa Rosa
1985 - 1989: American Builder
1989 - present: Equality State

Photo Captions

1.) Equality State, at anchor.  MARAD file photo.  Date unknown.
2.) Equality State, underway.  MARAD file photo.  Date unknown.
3.) Equality State, at anchor.  MARAD file photo.  Date unknown.
4.) Equality State, at anchor.  MARAD file photo.  Date unknown.
5.) Equality State, moored at Beaumont Reserve Fleet.  MARAD file photo.  Date unknown.
6.) Equality State, moored at Beaumont Reserve Fleet.  MARAD file photo.  Date unknown.
7.) Equality State, at anchor.  MARAD file photo.  Date unknown.


Vessel Name History

AMERICAN BUILDER

EQUALITY STATE

WASHINGTON MAIL

Mission

No Mission for this vessel

Historical Documents
Name Download

Milestones


Event Date Content
Acquisition
3/10/1987
Entry
3/30/1987
Interim Movement
5/29/1997 ENRTE: Tow to Bender Shipyard in Mobile
Interim Movement
6/2/1997 At Bender Shipyard for drydocking
Interim Movement
7/12/1997 ENRTE: Outport in Houston TX
Interim Movement
7/14/1997 At outport
Interim Movement
5/21/1998 ENRTE: Houston Ship Repair
Interim Movement
5/21/1998 At Houston Ship Repair
Interim Movement
7/29/1998 ENRTE: Port of Houston after repair work
Interim Movement
7/29/1998 Returned to Port of Houston after repair
Interim Movement
9/13/1998 No-Notice Turbo Activation 98-4
Interim Movement
9/17/1998 Completed Turbo Activation/Begin repairs
Interim Movement
7/21/1999 ENRTE: Rosevelt Roads PR for MSC OPS
Interim Movement
7/25/1999 At Roosevelt Roads PR/MSC OPCON 7/21/99
Interim Movement
7/30/1999 ENRTE: Houston TX
Interim Movement
8/3/1999 Complete MSC OPS / MARAD OPCON 08/04/99
Interim Movement
8/1/2000 Turbo Activation TA00-3 sea trial
Interim Movement
8/3/2000 Completed Turbo Activation TA00-3
Interim Movement
5/28/2001 Conducting TA-01-03 Sea Trial
Interim Movement
5/30/2001 Completed TA-01-03 Sea Trial
Interim Movement
11/30/2001 Conducting maintenance sea trial
Interim Movement
12/2/2001 Completed maintenance sea trial
Interim Movement
9/16/2002 Turbu Activation 02-03 S/T to Tampa FL
Interim Movement
9/19/2002 Completed Turbo Activation 02-03 S/T
Interim Movement
12/22/2002 ENRTE: City Docks outport berth
Interim Movement
12/23/2002 Returned from deactivation
Interim Movement
11/21/2003 Conducting maintenance sea trial
Interim Movement
11/23/2003 Completed sea trial
Interim Movement
9/28/2004 ENRTE: BRF
Interim Movement
9/28/2004 Vsl was moved due to RRF-20 Lay-Up
Interim Movement
9/4/2005 Activated for Hurricane Katrina Relief
Interim Movement
9/4/2005 At Gulf Copper Repair Facility

9/14/2005 "ENRTE: New Orleans, LA"
Interim Movement
9/14/2005 ENRTE: New Orleans, LA
Interim Movement
9/17/2005 In Port Sulphur, LA for Hurricane Katrina Relief
Interim Movement
10/18/2005 ENRTE: Orange, TX
Interim Movement
10/19/2005 In for deactivation
Interim Movement
12/13/2005 ENRTE: BRF
Interim Movement
12/13/2005 Returned from deactivation

7/28/2006

7/28/2006

10/1/2009 Vessel downgraded.

11/3/2010
Program Status
9/30/2014 Vessel downgraded to non-retention
Disposal
1/14/2016 Lifecycle downgrade

Ship Imagery




Status Cards



Documents


Date Type Name Download
11/6/2014 National Register Eligibility Assessment Equality State.pdf Default Generic Download Image

Plans


No documents for this vessel


Shipwreck Information


No ship wreck information for this vessel