BILL RODGERS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BILL RODGERS
    • Operator : PINE BLUFF SAND & GRAVEL CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1800
  • Location
    • City : PINE BLUFF
    • STATE : AR
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 116
  • Size
    • Register length : 75 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26 Feet
    • Overall Length : 75 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 26 Feet
    • Load draft : 7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 16.7 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1982
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 649344

PINE BLUFF SAND & GRAVEL CO.

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI, WHITE, ARKANSAS, RED, BLACK, OUACHITA, CUMBERLAND, OHIO, ATCHAFALAYA AND TENNESSEE RIVERS; GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY AND TENNESSEE-TOMBIGBEE WATERWAY
  • Principal Commodity : CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT AND MATERIALS, SAND AND GRAVEL

PB

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PBO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

T

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

FLECHAS II

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

MMLP

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

AGNES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ALINE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BILL ATKINSON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. JOE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DIANNE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DON BOLING

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GEORGE ROWE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GERALD MAJORS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GINA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

HARVEY MCGEORGE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

HOWARD CORSE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JAKE WEST

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOANNE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS NINA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

OSCAR WALTERS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PINE BLUFF

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RICHELLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROBYN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RUFFIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SANDSTONE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SARAH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUPER STONE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WECK DUNLAP

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WHITE WING

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NO. PB

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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