A G FISHER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : A G FISHER
    • Operator : G. M. CRAIN RIVER TOWING, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 400
  • Location
    • City : SOUTH HEIGHTS
    • STATE : PA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 61
  • Size
    • Register length : 70 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 20 Feet
    • Overall Length : 70 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 20 Feet
    • Load draft : 6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5.9 Feet
    • Height : 24 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 1985
    • Year : 1985
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 255336
    • REBLT : *

G. M. CRAIN RIVER TOWING, INC.

  • Area of Operation : ALLEGHENY, MONONGAHELA & OHIO RIVERS
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

ETHEL ANDRESS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KELLY MARIE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY BERRY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MELLISSA GAYLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PUSHBUTTON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROY L.

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

SAR Officer Caleb Halle Receives 2023 IMO Bravery Award

SAR Officer Caleb Halle Receives 2023 IMO Bravery Award

The 2023 IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea has been presented to Caleb Halle, Aviation Survival Technician Second Class (AST2) of the United States Coast Guard (USCG). He was recognized for the outstanding courage, endurance and determination he showed during the rescue of the seven-strong crew of the tugboat Legacy in January 2023.

ESG Wins Contract to Build Fisher Island Ferry

ESG Wins Contract to Build Fisher Island Ferry

Eastern Shipbuilding Group (ESG) won a contract to build a new auto and passenger ferry for the Fisher Island Community Association, Inc. (FICA) in Florida. The vessel will be built at ESG’s Allanton and Port St. Joe facilities and is expected for delivery in Spring 2026.“Eastern Shipbuilding Group (ESG) delivered the vehicle passenger ferry HERON to the Fisher Island Community Association, Inc.

Longship Orders Two Newbuilds from GS Yard

Longship Orders Two Newbuilds from GS Yard

Longship Group entered a joint newbuilding project with Wagle Chartering AS for two "GS Eco-Freighter 3700" to be built by GS Yard BV in Waterhuizen, the Netherlands.The general cargo ships feature single open top box shaped holds of about 181,000 cbft intake. The vessels are equipped with two bulkheads that can be used as tweendecks.

Britain's Princess Anne to Open  £420M Aberdeen Port Expansion Project

Britain's Princess Anne to Open £420M Aberdeen Port Expansion Project

Britain's Princess Anne will on Friday officially open Port of Aberdeen’s £420 million South Harbor expansion project on Friday. The project is expected to catalyze a multi-billion-pound economic and job boost for Scotland.According to a press release issued by the port, independent analysis forecast that when the expanded Port of Aberdeen reaches its full potential the port’s Gross Value Added

Killer Whales Biting Boats? Close Encounters of the Curious Kind

Killer Whales Biting Boats? Close Encounters of the Curious Kind

Off the coast of Spain and Portugal, killer whales have been biting boats. And the famous beluga whale nicknamed “Hvaldimir” has popped up again – this time in Sweden. When first spotted in Norway in 2019, wearing a suspicious harness, some suggested he could be a Russian spy.These unusual human-wildlife interactions raise questions about managing risk.

South China Sea a 'Major Victory', Phillippine Group says

South China Sea a 'Major Victory', Phillippine Group says

A Philippine group leading a civilian supply mission in the South China Sea reportedly delivered food and fuel to Filipino fishermen despite being shadowed by Chinese vessels, its officials said on Thursday, calling it a "major victory".A 10-member team was sent by the Atin Ito (This is Ours) group to the Scarborough Shoal a day ahead of a commercial flotilla of five commercial vessels and 100

MSC 108 to Discuss Red Sea Attacks

MSC 108 to Discuss Red Sea Attacks

The Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) will meet in person for its 108th session at IMO Headquarters in London from May 15 to 24, 2024.  The Committee will address the urgent issue of maritime security in the Red Sea area. Since the hijacking of the MV Galaxy Leader in November 2023, which is still detained

KR Verifies HMM’s GHG Reduction Calculation Methodology

KR Verifies HMM’s GHG Reduction Calculation Methodology

KR has awarded a third-party verification certificate for a “Greenhouse Gas Reduction Calculation Methodology” developed by HMM, South Korea’s largest shipping company.The methodology is based on the Renewable Energy Directive II, a regulatory framework adopted by the EU to promote the use of renewable energy to all member states.

Australia Apprehends Illegal Fishers

Australia Apprehends Illegal Fishers

The Australian Border Force (ABF) has apprehended 30 illegal foreign fishers and seized and destroyed three fishing vessels as part of an ongoing operation targeting illegal fishing off the coast of Western Australia.ABF's Maritime Border Command in partnership with the Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) detected and apprehended the vessels found to be fishing illegally in the

IMO/ILO Conference on Work at Sea Highlights Collaboration

IMO/ILO Conference on Work at Sea Highlights Collaboration

The Joint IMO/ILO Conference on Work at Sea held on November 13 involved the sharing of best practices, views and experiences on: ensuring the rights of seafarers and fishers; identifying gaps in the current regulatory framework, including in relation to responsible management; and exploring how governments, industry

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Bunkers First HSFO-Biofuel in Korea

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Bunkers First HSFO-Biofuel in Korea

The world's largest RoRo shipping company Wallenius Wilhelmsen reports its vessel Torrens is the first to bunker B30 HSFO-biofuel in South Korea. The bunkering took place during a call at Masan Port as part of the vessel's regular sailing schedule.A drop-in fuel that can be used in existing engines without any modification or tank cleaning

CHIRP Introduces Fishing Sector Safety Newsletter

CHIRP Introduces Fishing Sector Safety Newsletter

Voluntary near-miss reporting scheme CHIRP Maritime is celebrating its 20th anniversary by introducing a new fishing sector safety newsletter alongside its regular 'Maritime FEEDBACK' editions.Adam Parnell, CHIRP Director (Maritime), says: “We hope to create a safe and non-judgemental learning environment where fishers can share, and learn from, the experiences of others.