BAXTER SOUTHERN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BAXTER SOUTHERN
    • Operator : SOUTHERN TOWING CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3200
  • Location
    • City : MEMPHIS
    • STATE : TN
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 258
  • Size
    • Register length : 120 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 35 Feet
    • Overall Length : 120 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 35 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7 Feet
    • Height : 40 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1967
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 506453

SOUTHERN TOWING CO.

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER SYSTEM AND GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY; AND ARKANSAS, OHIO, ILLINOIS AND TENNESSEE RIVERS
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING BULK LIQUID CHEMICALS AND AMMONIA

ARNE CHRISTIANSEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BILL STEGBAUER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BOBBY JONES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT H R KIRTLEY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT TOMMY PARRISH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. RICHARD SIDES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. SAM YOUNT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. TOMMY PARISH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHARLES SOUTHERN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHERYL STEGBAUER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAVID STEGBAUER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DENNIS COLLINS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

FRANK B. TAMBLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

FRANK HOLLOMAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

FRANK STEGBAUER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

FRANK T. STEGBAUER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JO ANNE STEGBAUER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KEVIN CONWAY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LARRY TILLEY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LAURA ELIZABETH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LAURA TAMBLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY ELIZABETH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PAULA FORTIER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROBERT INGLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SCOTT STEGBAUER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

THERESA ECHOLS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

A

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

AF

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Sided Only)
  • Construction : Steel

AT

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Sided Only)
  • Construction : Steel

CTCO

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

FMT

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

HINES

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

HMS

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

MMI

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

STC

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

TW

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Sided Only)
  • Construction : Steel

WTC

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

News

Congestion at Container Shipping Ports in Southern China Worsens on Anti-COVID-19 Measures

Congestion at Container Shipping Ports in Southern China Worsens on Anti-COVID-19 Measures

Congestion at container shipping ports in southern China is worsening as authorities step up disinfection measures amid a flare-up in COVID-19 cases, causing the biggest backlog since at least 2019.More than 150 coronavirus cases have been reported in Guangdong province, a key manufacturing and exporting hub in southern China, since the latest wave of cases struck in late May

Ever Given Grounding Spurs Suez Canal Expansion Plans

Ever Given Grounding Spurs Suez Canal Expansion Plans

The Suez Canal Authority (SCA) plans to expand and deepen the southern stretch of the waterway where a containership became jammed and blocked traffic for six days in March, Chairman Osama Rabie said in a televised address on Tuesday.Rabie presented the plan at an event attended by Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, who indicated that the project should be completed in 24 months at most.

Cargo Ship Grounding in Philippines: Four Crew Dead, 9 Missing

Cargo Ship Grounding in Philippines: Four Crew Dead, 9 Missing

Four crew members from a cargo ship that ran aground off the southern Philippines have died, while seven have been rescued and a search is continuing for nine others, the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) said on Wednesday.The crew of LCT Cebu Great Ocean abandoned the vessel, which was carrying nickel ore and 2,000 liters of diesel, before it ran aground in Surigao del Norte province on Monday

The Philippines: Cargo Ship Runs Aground. Crew Missing

The Philippines: Cargo Ship Runs Aground. Crew Missing

A cargo ship carrying 20 crew members, nickel ore, and around 2,000 liters of diesel has run aground off the southern Philippine province of Surigao del Norte, the coastguard said on Tuesday.The cause was not immediately known, but the weather was rough in the area due to Typhoon Surigae, which brought winds that reached 195 km (121.

Suez Canal Traffic Not Affected by Tanker's Engine Failure

Suez Canal Traffic Not Affected by Tanker's Engine Failure

Traffic in the Suez canal was not affected by an oil tanker’s sudden engine failure on Tuesday, the canal authority said, adding that the vessel had been fixed and started up again.Shipping websites MarineTraffic and TankerTrackers said earlier that marine traffic had slowed in canal as oil tanker M/T Rumford appeared to face difficulties in the southern part.

Suez Canal May Expand Southern Channel, Chairman Says

Suez Canal May Expand Southern Channel, Chairman Says

The Suez Canal Authority is considering expanding the southern section of the waterway where the container ship Ever Given became stranded, its chairman said on Tuesday.It is also looking into procuring cranes that could potentially offload cargo at heights of up to 52 meters, Osama Rabie told Reuters in an interview.“Our procedures are sound, we are just aiming to improve the service,” he said.

Southern Towing Company Acquires Devall Towing

Southern Towing Company Acquires Devall Towing

Memphis, Tenn.-based Southern Towing Company (STC) said Tuesday it has acquired family-owned Devall Towing, in a deal that expands STC’s towing operations into specialty chemical products.Headquartered in Sulphur, La., Devall is a towboat and barge operator for specialty chemicals along the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway and Lower Mississippi River, operating 36 towboats and 125 liquid tank barges.

Australia's New Icebreaker Starts Sea Trials

Australia's New Icebreaker Starts Sea Trials

Australia’s newly completed icebreaker, RSV Nuyina, has left the Netherlands port of Vlissingen to commence trials in the North Sea.The start of the month-long sea trials, which had been pushed back due to delays stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic, will be followed by additional weeks of deepwater trials involving the Australian Antarctic Division, ship managers Serco and shipbuilder Damen.

Carnival's Shares Surge as Costa Cruises Prepares to Sail

Carnival's Shares Surge as Costa Cruises Prepares to Sail

Carnival Corp’s shares surged 11% on Thursday after its Italian brand Costa Cruises said two of its ships would resume sailing this weekend, with more to follow.Cruise companies, among the worst hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, were forced to halt voyages for months after ships in Japan, Australia and California made headlines because of large numbers of infections onboard.

US Warship Sails Near Venezuela After Iranian Cargo Ship Arrives

US Warship Sails Near Venezuela After Iranian Cargo Ship Arrives

A U.S. Navy ship navigated near the Venezuelan coast on Tuesday in what the U.S. military's Southern Command called a "freedom of navigation operation," a day after a cargo ship from U.S. foe Iran docked at a port of the South American country.In a post on its website, the Southern Command said the USS Nitze, a missile destroyer

Released by Australia, Containership APL England Sails to China for Repairs

Released by Australia, Containership APL England Sails to China for Repairs

Singapore-flagged containership APL England, detained in Australia after losing dozens of containers off the country's southeastern coast in May, has been released and is sailing to China for repairs, the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) said Friday.The ship departed the Port of Brisbane without cargo and with a new master after AMSA's inspectors attended the ship and determined it is

US Warns of Pirates in Southern Gulf of Mexico

US Warns of Pirates in Southern Gulf of Mexico

The U.S. government on Wednesday issued a warning about the threat posed by pirates to boats and oil installations in the southern Gulf of Mexico, in the latest sign of concern about ongoing security challenges facing Mexico."Armed criminal groups have been known to target and rob commercial vessels, oil platforms