AMERICAN PILLAR

  • General
    • Vessel Name : AMERICAN PILLAR
    • Operator : 3202075
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 10500
  • Location
    • City : ST. LOUIS
    • STATE : MO
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 1121
  • Size
    • Register length : 195 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 54 Feet
    • Overall Length : 195 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 54 Feet
    • Load draft : 11 Feet
    • Light Draft : 9.6 Feet
    • Height : 57.3 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1976
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 577961

ART

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

AT

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ATM

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CA

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CGB

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

FIC

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JB

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SG

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TCB

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TILC

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TRENT

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TRI

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WCC

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

XL

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

XR

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

AMERICAN BEAUTY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

AMERICAN HERITAGE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ANDREW CARGILL MACMILLAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ARDYCE RANDALL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

COOPERATIVE AMBASSADOR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

COOPERATIVE ENTERPRISE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

COOPERATIVE MARINER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

COOPERATIVE SPIRIT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

COOPERATIVE VANGUARD

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

COOPERATIVE VENTURE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CORAL DAWN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CRIMSON GEM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CRIMSON GLORY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAN MACMILLAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DECATUR LADY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JZL

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

K

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MCR

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ML

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MM

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PCBL

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RBL

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RRS

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SER

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GINNY STONE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HARVEST BOUNTY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

INEZ ANDREAS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JILL CAROLYN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN H. MACMILLAN JR.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOYCE HALE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LOUISIANA LEGEND

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LOUISIANA MOON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LOUISIANA SUN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY EVELYN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NEW DAWN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PRAIRIE DAWN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PROSPERITY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROBERTA TABOR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SALLY ARCHER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SCARLET GEM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIERRA DAWN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

STARFIRE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TERREBONNE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

VIKING QUEEN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

AB

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ABC

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ACO

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ADM

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CONDO II

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

MMLP

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Single Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

QSB

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

TB

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

News

KHI Delivers LNG carrier Marvel Pelican

KHI Delivers LNG carrier Marvel Pelican

Japanese public multinational corporation Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) has delivered the Marvel Pelican, a 155,000 m3 capacity liquefied natural gas (LNG) transport vessel for use by Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL).The second of Kawasaki's line of 155,000 m3 capacity LNG carriers to be commissioned, this ship is designed to enable passage through the newly expanded Panama Canal

AWT, Blount, Chartwell Sign Offshore Vessel Deal

AWT, Blount, Chartwell Sign Offshore Vessel Deal

U.S. offshore wind farm support company Atlantic Wind Transfers (AWT) has signed a multi-million-dollar, market-first order for two state-of the-art Chartwell 24 Crew Transfer Vessels (CTVs), developed by Chartwell Marine.The vessels, to be deployed in support of new wind farms off the East Coast, will be built by Blount Boats, with delivery scheduled for 2020."Meeting the demands of U.S.

US-flagged LNG Bunker Barge Launched

US-flagged LNG Bunker Barge Launched

America’s first offshore liquefied natural gas (LNG) barge has been launched for owner Q-LNG Transport, Mississippi shipbuilder VT Halter Marine announced on Wednesday.The Q-LNG 4000 barge, designed to carry 4,000 cubic meters of LNG, with dimensions of 324’ x 64’ x 32’.6”, will be operated as part of an articulated tug and barge (ATB) unit designed to meet the requirements of American Bureau of

AAM launches 77-ft. RV for Duke University

AAM launches 77-ft. RV for Duke University

All American Marine, Inc. (AAM) completed construction and launched an aluminum research and survey vessel for Duke University. The Duke University Marine Lab (DUML) is a hydrofoil-assisted catamaran from Teknicraft Design. Measuring 77 x 26.5 ft. the vessel is based on a pair of successful Teknicraft Design vessels AAM built for NOAA.

Fourth Bourbon Rhode Crew Member Confirmed Dead

Fourth Bourbon Rhode Crew Member Confirmed Dead

Bourbon confirmed on Wednesday that the body of a fourth crew member has been recovered following the sinking of its vessel Bourbon Rhode last week. Only three of the 14 Bourbon Rhode crew members have been rescued as the search continues for seven mariners still missing.The body of the fourth mariner was discovered on Tuesday and transferred on the French Navy frigate Ventôse, Bourbon said.

CC Industries Acquires Southern Towing

CC Industries Acquires Southern Towing

Chicago-based CC Industries acquired Southern Towing Company (STC) from Trive Capital and McCombs Partners. Founded in 1958, STC is one of the largest operators of towboats and barges along the inland waterways of the United States.This acquisition expands CCI’s portfolio of industry-leading businesses, and marks another CCI investment in the transportation equipment and logistics sector.

Trump to Meet with GOP Senators on Jones Act

Trump to Meet with GOP Senators on Jones Act

President Donald Trump is set to meet with Republican senators on Wednesday over a proposal to waive rules that only U.S.-flagged ships can move natural gas from American ports to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Northeast.The nearly 100-year-old Jones Act mandates the use of U.S.-flagged vessels to transport merchandise between U.S. coasts.

OP/ED: The Jones Act is Worth Fighting For

OP/ED: The Jones Act is Worth Fighting For

The President says he wants to make American great again, so why is he trying to destroy the principal support system for America’s maritime industry? This week, we learned that President Trump is “seriously considering” issuing a broad waiver for the Jones Act, a critical law that requires domestic shipping in the U.S. to occur on ships that are built in the United States, fly the U.S.

HHI Group Inks Deal to Acquire DSME

HHI Group Inks Deal to Acquire DSME

Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) Group and Korea Development Bank (KDB) signed on Friday a definitive agreement to acquire Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME), in the presence of Kwon Oh-gap, Vice Chairman & CEO of HHI Holdings; Ka Sam-hyun, President & CEO of HHI; and Lee Dong-gull, Chairman & CEO of KDB.

Protheroe Takes Charge of BV N. America

Protheroe Takes Charge of BV N. America

Tim Protheroe, with more than 40 years of industry experience, was tapped to head North American activities for Bureau Veritas Marine & OffshoreProtheroe was officially named Regional Chief Executive, Marine & Offshore, North America, providing leadership in the United States and Canada.

Uncertainty Mounts in Dry Bulk Shipping

Uncertainty Mounts in Dry Bulk Shipping

Uncertainty mounts in dry bulk shipping  against a backdrop of weaker growth in Chinese imports, said BIMCO."The extent of the freight rate recovery in 2018 was limited – when compared with initial expectations – by a faster-growing fleet. Q4-2018 wasn’t as strong as it often is either, but we now know that was merely the beginning of a sharp downturn.

Inland River Cruising: 2019 Will Be Busy

Inland River Cruising: 2019 Will Be Busy

One year ago, we reported on vacation river cruising, presenting an industry mostly on the optimistic side of growth and expansion for 2018. This year’s review is more geographically limited – to the Mississippi River, heartland cruises centered among New Orleans, Memphis, St. Louis and St. Paul – but with links important for a lot of smaller cities in between.