AO

  • General
    • Vessel Name : AO
    • Operator : VICKSBURG PLANT FOOD
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Liquid Tank Barge (Double Hull)
    • Vessel Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : VICKSBURG
    • STATE : MS
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 1673
    • Full Load Capacity : 3800 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 297.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 52 Feet
    • Overall Length : 297.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 52 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1 Feet
    • Height : 18.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1973
    • EQUIP1 : PUMP
    • Coast Guard Number : CG017582

VICKSBURG PLANT FOOD

  • Area of Operation : YAZOO, LOWER MISSISSIPPI, TENNESSEE, RED AND BLACK RIVERS; ICWW EAST AND WEST; OHIO AND ILLINOIS
  • Principal Commodity : LIQUID FERTILIZER

WL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CHEM

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

GPC

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

HBL

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

MM

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

NMS

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

TT

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

VPF

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

News

Detyens Lines Up More MSC Ship Repair Work

Detyens Lines Up More MSC Ship Repair Work

Within a week's time, Detyens Shipyards has secured two Military Sealift Command (MSC) ship repair contracts worth more than $29 million combined. The privately-owned Charleston, S.C. repair yard beat out two other competing shipyards to secure a $18,144,376, 76-calendar day, firm-fixed-price contract for the regular overhaul dry-docking availability of the fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy

NASSCO Launches First New Oiler for the US Navy

NASSCO Launches First New Oiler for the US Navy

U.S. shipbuilder General Dynamics NASSCO launched the future USNS John Lewis (T-AO 205), the first of six vessels in the John Lewis-class fleet oiler program designed to support the U.S. Navy.Construction of the future USNS John Lewis (T-AO 205) began in the fall of 2018. The 742- foot long vessel is designed to transfer fuel to U.S.

NASSCO Lays Keel for Future USNS Harvey Milk

NASSCO Lays Keel for Future USNS Harvey Milk

Shipbuilder General Dynamics NASSCO on Thursday laid the keel for the future USNS Harvey Milk (T-AO 206), the second of six vessels in the John Lewis-class fleet replenishment oiler program for the U.S. Navy.At 746-feet in length and displacing 49,000 tons, the future USNS Harvey Milk will provide logistics support to carrier strike groups around the world.

Vigor to Overhaul USNS Guadalupe

Vigor to Overhaul USNS Guadalupe

Military Sealift Command has awarded a $20,880,790 firm, fixed-price contract to Portland, Ore. shipyard Vigor Marine for an 87-day shipyard availability for the overhaul dry-docking availability of the underway replenishment oiler USNS Guadalupe (T-AO 200).Scheduled work includes the furnishing of general services, shipboard access, clean and gas free tank voids and cofferdams

Shipbuilding Contract: Incat Tasmania Scores Seaworld Express Ferry Deal

Shipbuilding Contract: Incat Tasmania Scores Seaworld Express Ferry Deal

Incat Tasmania and Seaworld Express Ferry announced an order for a new generation fast ferry, a 76-m high speed wave piercing catamaran ferry to accommodate up to 700 passengers and 79 cars when it enters service on the new route between Jindo and Jeju early 2022.Seaworld Express Ferry was selected as operator for the route

Detyens Wins $24 Mln Ship Repair Contract

Detyens Wins $24 Mln Ship Repair Contract

Charleston, S.C. repair yard Detyens Shipyards has been awarded a $24,235,291 firm-fixed-price contract for a 120-calendar day shipyard availability for the regular overhaul dry-docking of the U.S. Navy oiler USNS Patuxent (T-AO 201). Work is expected to be complete by October 2020.The contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the total contract value to $27,416,444.

HamiltonJet Equips New Whale Watching Vessel

HamiltonJet Equips New Whale Watching Vessel

Waterjet propulsion manufacturer HamiltonJet said it has once again partnered with Whale Watch Kaikōura on its newest vessel – Te Ao Marama.Te Ao Marama is a 24-meter catamaran designed by Teknicraft and built by Q-West in Whanganui. The bespoke Whale Watch vessel is powered by four HamiltonJet HJ364 waterjets and is equipped with intuitive, next generation AVX controls

L3Harris Wins Contract to Support MSC Vessels

L3Harris Wins Contract to Support MSC Vessels

L3Harris Technologies said it has been awarded a five-year Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity contract from the U.S. Navy’s Military Sealift Command (MSC) to provide product support services for ship control products installed on its vessels.The work scope includes repair and maintenance of the control systems onboard the Henry J. Kaiser-class oilers (T-AO-187/199) and other MSC vessels.