BERNERT BARGE LINES

  • Engineering District : Portland
  • TSO Series Number : TS-5 Transportation Lines on the Atlantic Gulf and Pacific Coasts
  • Principal Commodity List : SAWDUST, CHIPS, LOGS AND GRAVEL
  • Area of Operation : COLUMBIA RIVER, BOARDMAN TO LONGVIEW; LEWISTON, ID TO LONGVIEW; DALLESPORT TO LONGVIEW; BOARDMAN TO CAMAS; & COLUMBIA RIVER - WILMA, ID TO LONGVIEW; RAINIER, OR TO BOARDMAN
  • Vessels
    • Pushboat : 2
    • Tugboat : 4
    • Deck Barge : 6
    • Dry Open Barge : 7
    • Vessels List : DIANE B, JESSICA B, KATHRYN B., LORI B, MARIA, MARY B, B, WT
  • Address
    170 HARDING BLVD. OREGON CITY OR 97045
  • Contact
    • Phone : 503-656-8288
170 HARDING BLVD. OREGON CITY OR 97045

Managed Vessels

DIANE B

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JESSICA B

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KATHRYN B.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LORI B

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARIA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Aluminum

MARY B

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

B

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WT

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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Mississippi River Reopens to Barge Traffic After Low Water Closures

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Ever Forward Refloated Near Baltimore

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Tug and Barge Transporting Munitions Run Aground on Florida Beach

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Police Investigate Marine Intoxication After Baltic Sea Collision

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Two crew members on a British cargo vessel were found to be over the legal limit for drugs or alcohol after a collision with a Danish barge in the Baltic Sea that killed at least one person on Monday, the owner of the British ship said.The 55-metre Karin Hoj barge capsized when it crashed with the 90-metre Scot Carrier off the island of Bornholm in fog and darkness early on Monday.

ACBL Found Not at Fault for 2008 Mississippi River Collision and Oil Spill

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