AGS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : AGS
    • Operator : RIVERDOCKS, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : PERU
    • STATE : IL
  • Capacity
    • Full Load Capacity : 1500 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 200 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 35 Feet
    • Overall Length : 200 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 35 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.3 Feet
    • Height : 12.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1980
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : NOT/DOC

RIVERDOCKS, INC.

  • Area of Operation : ILLINOIS RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : SAND AND GRAVEL

RIVER DOCKS I

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TRIPLE M

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

M

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

M/G

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PEN

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RD

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

THOR

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Course Correction for DDG 1000, Navy Will Replace Main Battery for Guided Missile Destroyer

Course Correction for DDG 1000, Navy Will Replace Main Battery for Guided Missile Destroyer

The U.S. Navy’s controversial USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000) class of guided missile destroyers raises the legitimate question of whether a ship is too transformational, or not transformational enough.While the Navy Fact File states that DDG 1000 is the “largest and most technologically advanced surface combatant in the world,” it’s a program that has been in existence for many years.

Opinion: A Call for the USNS Walter Munk to Honor America’s Greatest Oceanographer

Opinion: A Call for the USNS Walter Munk to Honor America’s Greatest Oceanographer

In the 2021 National Defense Authorization Act, Congress established a commission to rename several military bases and ships that commemorate members of the Confederacy.  One of these is the Naval oceanographic ship USNS Maury (T-AGS 66), named after oceanographer Matthew Fontaine Maury, who resigned his commission in the U.S. Navy to join the Confederacy at the outbreak of the American Civil War.

Halter Marine Wins Deal to Build US Navy Oceanographic Survey Ship

Halter Marine Wins Deal to Build US Navy Oceanographic Survey Ship

Pascagoula, Miss. shipbuilder Halter Marine announced on Thursday it has been awarded a $149 million contract for the detail design and construction of an oceanographic survey ship (T-AGS 67) for the U.S. Navy.“This contract continues the momentum and growth of Halter Marine by adding a third government program to its shipyard along with the Polar Security Cutter and Auxiliary Personnel

Halter Marine Awarded Contract for T-AGS 67

Halter Marine Awarded Contract for T-AGS 67

Pascagoula, Miss. shipbuilder Halter Marine has been awarded a $149,053,160 fixed-price-incentive (firm target) modification to definitize contract number N00024-19-C-2208 for the detail design and construction of one oceanographic survey ship (T-AGS 67), the U.S. Department of Defense announced on Friday.

NATO Tests Maritime Security Drone

NATO Tests Maritime Security Drone

NATO Maritime Air (MARAIR) Operations team carried out a communications test flight with the NATO Alliance Ground System (AGS) during its flight on February 25, 2021.As the AGS was flying over the Central Mediterranean, MARAIR based out of NATO Maritime Command headquarters in Northwood, U.K.