BARGE JAMES

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BARGE JAMES
    • Operator : VULCAN MARINE SERVICES
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 1022
    • Full Load Capacity : 5400 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 350 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 60 Feet
    • Overall Length : 350 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 60 Feet
    • Load draft : 11 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.5 Feet
    • Height : 13.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1991
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : CG034478

VULCAN MARINE SERVICES

ARAPAHO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ARIES

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. HENRY KNOTT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. RON L.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. TED

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. TOM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHATTANOOGA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHESAPEAKE STAR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

D. GRAY KIMEL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

FORT PIKE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JEANNIE CLAY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NIGHT OWL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NIGHTHAWK

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WILLIAM E POOLE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE CHOPTANK

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE GUNPOWDER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE NANTICOKE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE NO.

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE PATAPSCO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE POCOMOKE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE POTOMAC

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE RAPPAHANNOCK

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE SUSQUEHANNA

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE TRED AVON

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE WICOMICO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE YORK

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ELIZABETH

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

FRI

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LOVELAND

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

R

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

VMC

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Austal Vietnam Launched Its First Vessel

Austal Vietnam Launched Its First Vessel

Australia-based shipbuilding group Austal Limited said its Vũng Tàu, Vietnam shipyard launched its first vessel, a 94 -high-speed catamaran for the National Infrastructure Development Company (NIDCo) of Trinidad and Tobago.The vehicle-passenger ferry, to be known as APT James, is the first vessel to be constructed by Austal Vietnam following the official opening of the shipyard in November 2018.

Barge Lines Boost Crew Safety as Virus Threatens Crucial Cargo

Barge Lines Boost Crew Safety as Virus Threatens Crucial Cargo

The world has radically changed since towboat captain Terry Hall boarded his vessel late last month in Wood River, Illinois, for his four-week shift hauling bargeloads of crude oil, chemicals, scrap metal and other goods up and down the Mississippi River.His employer, Canal Barge Co

Winter Work on the Great Lakes

Winter Work on the Great Lakes

Along the 1,600-mile, ice gray arch of the St Lawrence Seaway, the 2020 Great Lakes commercial shipping season will lurch back to life on March 25 when the Soo Locks at Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. reopen.The ceremonial opening signals a passage with passable ice and the 114th Great Lakes season for its fleet of 45 venerable lakers.

Marine News' 2020 ATB Report

Marine News' 2020 ATB Report

There’s a barge full of reasons why many operators turn to ATBs.A  mainstay of the U.S. coastwise dirty and refined products trades, articulated tug barges (ATB) have increasingly filled a void left as the fleet of Jones Act tankers (with crew complement requirements exceeding that of tugs) has aged out.

Vessels Queue Grows as Salvage Continues on the Intracoastal Waterway

Vessels Queue Grows as Salvage Continues on the Intracoastal Waterway

Nearly 200 towing vessels and 600 barges are queued on the Intracoastal Waterway while salvors work to clear a halved and partially sunken rock barge near Berwick, La., the U.S. Coast Guard said.A section of waterway has been closed since Sunday night, when a towing vessel pushing six rock-filled hopper barges ran aground at mile marker 99.

Coast Guard Suspends Search for Three Missing Mariners

The search for three missing mariners was called off on Monday after two towing vessels collided on the Mississippi River at mile marker 123, near Luling, La., Sunday, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Search crews scoured more than 835 nautical miles for approximately 67 hours but were unable to find the three missing mariners, the Coast Guard said.

Vard to Design LNG Bunker Barge for Fincantieri

Vard to Design LNG Bunker Barge for Fincantieri

Vard Marine, a naval architecture and marine engineering company, recently completed the concept design of a new 5,400 cubic meter (CBM) LNG bunker barge for Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding.The barge is being designed for Polaris New Energy’s bunkering operations that will support LNG fueled ships in the east coast of the United States.

SHORTSEA SHIPPING: All the Right Moves (Finally)

SHORTSEA SHIPPING: All the Right Moves (Finally)

Marine Highways Gain Traction in the Intermodal Supply Chain.In the United States, landside infrastructure is at a crisis point. Congestion at the big hub ports, exacerbated by imperfect intermodal interfaces with surface transport serving cargo hinterlands is at the heart of the matter.

Crowley Orders New ATB for Enhanced AK Service

Crowley Orders New ATB for Enhanced AK Service

Crowley Fuels has signed construction contracts to build a 55,000-barrel, articulated tug-barge (ATB) that is specifically designed to serve the Western Alaska market with delivery of clean fuel products.The 410-foot ATB will have enhanced performance features for the demanding river and sea conditions of Western Alaska

U.S. DOT Names Nine Marine Highway Projects

U.S. DOT Names Nine Marine Highway Projects

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) today announced the designation of nine Marine Highway Projects and a Marine Highway Route that will benefit Connecticut, Florida, Michigan, New York, Oregon, Texas, Virginia, Washington State and American Samoa. Marine highways are navigable waterways that can be used as alternate options to traditional shipping methods.

Fuel Barge Stuck in the Mud in Alaska

Fuel Barge Stuck in the Mud in Alaska

A fuel barge has become stuck in mud on the Naknek River in Naknek, Alaska, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Wednesday. The Coast Guard said it is responding to the Crowley BC-152 barge, which settled in the mud and began to show signs of structural stress while offloading petroleum product.

Kirby’s Secret Sauce

Kirby’s Secret Sauce

Another year; another major fleet takeover by Kirby Corporation. But the leader of the inland tank-barge sector is not growing for growth’s sake: a deeper look at the numbers shows a disciplined strategy at work.“Kirby is definitely the big gorilla in the inland barge market,” affirmed Jefferies analyst Randy Giveans.