AMY FRANCES

  • General
    • Vessel Name : AMY FRANCES
    • Operator : MAGNOLIA MARINE TRANSPORT CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3800
  • Location
    • City : VICKSBURG
    • STATE : MS
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 491
  • Size
    • Register length : 140 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 38 Feet
    • Overall Length : 140 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 38 Feet
    • Load draft : 9.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8.6 Feet
    • Height : 43 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1979
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 602459

MAGNOLIA MARINE TRANSPORT CO.

  • Area of Operation : GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY - MISSISSIPPI, OHIO, ILLINOIS, TENNESSEE, CUMBERLAND, MISSOURI, MONONGAHELA, ARKANSAS, TENN-TOM, WARRIOR-TOMBIGBEE, APALACHICOLA AND FLINT RIVERS
  • Principal Commodity : BLACK OIL (ASPHALT #6 OIL)

MM

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

ANA LOUISE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ANN ELISE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DENNIS ROSS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DOROTHY LEE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GENE NEAL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JODY MCMINN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KATHERINE BERRY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KELLY LEE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LESLIE B

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LINDA TAYLOR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MAGNOLIA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARI LAMPTON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARK SHURDEN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MILES MADISON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS KATHY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MR. BILL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MR. LAMPTON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

STAN HUMPHREYS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

W. W. CRUM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LB

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

News

Third Crewman from Sunken Livestock Carrier Rescued

Third Crewman from Sunken Livestock Carrier Rescued

A third crewman from a cargo ship that capsized this week off the coast of Japan with more than 40 crew and some 6,000 cattle on board was found alive on Friday after he was spotted by a search plane, Japan's coastguard said.The man, 30-year-old Filipino Jay-nel Rosals, was found on a liferaft waving for help 2 km (1.

Tanker Boarded by Somali Police is Safe and Underway

Tanker Boarded by Somali Police is Safe and Underway

A Panama-flagged ship boarded by Somali police is safe and underway, the EU Naval Force said on Saturday, after conflicting reports two days earlier about whether it had been hijacked by Somali pirates.The Aegean II had originally altered its course due to a damaged hull and after local police had boarded it, "there had been certain incidents on board the vessel", the EU force said in a statement.

Grounded Bulk Carrier Wakashio Breaks Apart off Mauritius

Grounded Bulk Carrier Wakashio Breaks Apart off Mauritius

A Japanese bulk carrier that ran aground on a reef in Mauritius last month threatening a marine ecological disaster around the Indian Ocean island has broken apart, authorities said on Saturday.The condition of the MV Wakashio was worsening early on Saturday and it split by the afternoon, the Mauritius National Crisis Committee said.“At around 4:30 p.m.

Cyprus Police Question Man Over Links to Beirut Chemicals Cargo

Cyprus Police Question Man Over Links to Beirut Chemicals Cargo

Cyprus has located and questioned a Russian man named in multiple news reports as the owner of the ship that carried a cargo of ammonium nitrate abandoned in Beirut and that exploded in a devastating fireball.A Cyprus police spokesman said an individual, who he did not name, was questioned at his home in Cyprus on Thursday afternoon.

China's New LSFO Contract Jumps in Debut Trade

China's New LSFO Contract Jumps in Debut Trade

China’s new low-sulphur fuel oil (LSFO) futures contract made strong gains in its debut trade on Monday, rising as much as 16.7% on the Shanghai International Energy Exchange (INE).The front-month January contract, with a listing price of 2,368 yuan per tonne, later pared gains to close 9.8% higher at 2,599 yuan ($367.35) per tonne at the close of afternoon trade.

Coronavirus Sinks Cruise Stocks

Coronavirus Sinks Cruise Stocks

Shares of U.S. cruise operators sunk on Thursday after the Grand Princess ocean liner, owned by Carnival Corp, was barred from returning to its home portof San Francisco on coronavirus fears after at least 20 people aboard fell ill.Shares of Carnival, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings and Royal Caribbean Cruises fell between 9% and 12% amid a broader sell-off in U.S. stock markets.

Fire on Supertanker Off Sri Lanka Extinguished

Fire on Supertanker Off Sri Lanka Extinguished

A fire on a supertanker abandoned off Sri Lanka's east coast has been extinguished, a Sri Lankan navy spokesman said on Sunday.“The fire on the oil tanker has been doused. However we are continuing to spray water in case it reignites,” Captain Indika De Silva told Reuters.The New Diamond is carrying about 2 million barrels of crude oil

Iran Says It Detained a UAE Ship and Its Crew

Iran Says It Detained a UAE Ship and Its Crew

Iran seized a United Arab Emirates-registered ship violating its territorial waters this week, Iran's Foreign Ministry said on Thursday, adding that UAE coastguards killed two Iranian fishermen on the same day.Tensions have risen between the two countries, which face each other across the Gulf, since last week's agreement between the Gulf state and Tehran's arch-foe Israel to normalize ties.

Fire Breaks Out Aboard French Nuclear Submarine

Fire Breaks Out Aboard French Nuclear Submarine

Fire broke out onboard a nuclear submarine docked at the Mediterranean port of Toulon on Friday and was still raging but under control by afternoon, local officials said.Nobody was hurt and no nuclear materials or weapons were on board the vessel, the Perle, which is in dry dock for repairs, the prefecture said in a statement.“The fire is under control.

Five Believed Dead in Alaska Shipwreck

Five Believed Dead in Alaska Shipwreck

Five commercial fishermen were believed to have died after their crabbing vessel sank on New Year’s Eve in the Gulf of Alaska, the U.S. Coast Guard said after ending a search and rescue operation amid high winds and heavy seas.There were two survivors: crewmen who took refuge in a lifeboat and were rescued by a Coast Guard helicopter.

Baltic Index Gains as Capesize Vessel Rates Rise

Baltic Index Gains as Capesize Vessel Rates Rise

The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index rose for a second consecutive session on Tuesday, buoyed by stronger rates for capesize vessels.The Baltic dry index, which tracks rates for ships ferrying dry bulk commodities and reflects rates for capesize, panamax and supramax vessels, was up seven points, or 0.5%, at 1,289 points.The capesize index gained 24 points, or 1.

Baltic Index Slides on Lower Capesize Rates

Baltic Index Slides on Lower Capesize Rates

The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index fell on Tuesday weighed by falling rates for capesize vessels, while the panamax segment was flat following eight straight sessions of gains.The Baltic dry index, which tracks rates for ships ferrying dry bulk commodities and reflects rates for capesize, panamax and supramax vessels, fell 50 points, or about 2.8%, to 1,742.