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

Interview: John Waterhouse, EBDG - “Be Bold in Thinking but Cautious in Application”

Interview: John Waterhouse, EBDG - “Be Bold in Thinking but Cautious in Application”

John Waterhouse is a ubiquitous character in the U.S. maritime industry, a deep-thinker, a signature bow tie and more than three decades of naval architecture and marine engineering experience and success as co-owner of the Seattle-based Elliott Bay Design Group (EBDG).While growing up, John Waterhouse spent some time in Vancouver, BC, Canada

Environmental DNA Emerging in the Ocean Science Community

Environmental DNA Emerging in the Ocean Science Community

There is a new buzzword in the ocean science/sensing community. The word is eDNA, an abbreviation for environmental DNA. This refers to DNA that can be extracted from environmental samples without first isolating any target organisms. In the maritime community such samples are taken from water.

Satellites Expose Risks of Forced Labor in Global Fishing

Satellites Expose Risks of Forced Labor in Global Fishing

Fishing vessels with crews of forced laborers behave in systematically different ways to the rest of the global fleet, according to a study purporting to be the first to remotely identify vessels potentially engaged in modern slavery.Using satellite data, machine learning and on-the-ground expertise from human rights practitioners, U.S.

US Coast Guard Surf Boats: Service Life Extension

US Coast Guard Surf Boats: Service Life Extension

Since the days of wooden hulls and human power, lifeboat crews have put to sea through dangerous surf to save the lives of their fellow seamen. The first engine powered boats allowed decks and cabins that afforded a greater level of safety. When the U.S. Coast Guard developed its 47-foot surf boat in the late 1990s, a whole new standard for lifeboats was set.

Museum Acquires 80-year-old Bottle of Whisky from 'Whisky Galore!' Shipwreck

Museum Acquires 80-year-old Bottle of Whisky from 'Whisky Galore!' Shipwreck

The Scottish Maritime Museum has successfully bid for an 80-year-old bottle of whisky salvaged from one of Scotland’s most famous shipwrecks and the inspiration for the Ealing Studio comedy Whisky Galore!The unlabelled bottle of blended whisky from the 1923 SS Politician, which ran aground off the Isle of Eriskay in 1941

Dredge Barge Taking on Water Pushed Aground

Dredge Barge Taking on Water Pushed Aground

A dredge barge that was taking on water has been intentionally grounded in the Matagorda Ship Channel near Port Lavaca, Texas, the U.S. Coast Guard said.The Coast Guard said its watchstanders at Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi were notified on Monday evening that the dredge barge Everett Fisher began taking on water.

Three Rescued from Burning Fishing Vessel

Three Rescued from Burning Fishing Vessel

Three people were rescued from the water after their fishing vessel caught fire near Dauphin Island, Ala., on Wednesday, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Coast Guard watchstanders in Mobile were alerted at 5:55 p.m. of three people aboard a 36-foot sport fisher Beach S that caught fire in Dauphin Island Bay, approximately a half a mile north of Dauphin Island.

Elbit tapped for $166m UK MOD Contract for the Future Naval Training Program

Elbit tapped for $166m UK MOD Contract for the Future Naval Training Program

Elbit Systems Ltd. subsidiary, Elbit Systems UK Ltd. won a $166m contract from the UK Ministry of Defence for the Royal Navy Future Naval Training Programas part of the Fisher consortium led by Capita plc. The contract will be performed over a 12-year period.The program calls for the transformation and modernization of the shore-based training of the Royal Navy including the establishment of the

Diana Shipping Sells Panamax Bulker. Nets EGPN Charter for Capesize Unit

Diana Shipping Sells Panamax Bulker. Nets EGPN Charter for Capesize Unit

Diana Shipping, a dry bulk shipping company, has signed an agreement to sell the 2001-built Panamax dry bulk vessel “Oceanis” to an unnamed buyer. Separately, the company has secured a charter for its Capesize bulk carrier "New York."The company said Friday that the Oceanis vessel would be delivered to the buyer by April 16, 2021, at the latest, for a sale price of US$5.

Monjasa Acquires Tanker for Middle East Operations

Monjasa Acquires Tanker for Middle East Operations

Oil and shipping group Monjasa said it has acquired the 9,600-dwt oil and chemical tanker Monjasa Server from Golden-Agri Stena. The 117.6-meter vessel is set for cargo and bunkering operations in the Arabian Gulf by November 2020.Formerly known as the GS Adventure, the 2009-built Monjasa Server joins Monjasa’s marine fuel operations across the Middle East

CNOOC Buys Two Carbon-neutral LNG Cargoes from Shell

CNOOC Buys Two Carbon-neutral LNG Cargoes from Shell

China National Offshore Oil Corp, or CNOOC, has agreed to buy from Royal Dutch Shell two cargoes of liquefied natural gas with offset carbon emissions, marking China's first gas imports of this kind, said the Shanghai Oil and Gas Exchange.CNOOC and Shell will use carbon credits won in projects in China's northwest Xinjiang and Qinghai region to offset the carbon emissions involved in producing

Diana Fixes Sideris GS with Oldendorff

Diana Shipping announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter contract with Oldendorff Carriers GmbH & Co. KG, Lübeck, Germany, for one of its Capesize dry bulk vessels, the m/v Sideris GS.According to a press release from the global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, the gross charter rate is US$12,700 per day