BILLY GENE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BILLY GENE
    • Operator : LUHR BROS., INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 850
  • Location
    • City : ST. LOUIS
    • STATE : MO
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 46
  • Size
    • Register length : 63 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22 Feet
    • Overall Length : 63 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22 Feet
    • Load draft : 6.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6.5 Feet
    • Height : 29 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1953
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 265225

LUHR BROS., INC.

  • Area of Operation : UPPER & LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND IT'S TRIBUTARIES, INCLUDING THE GIWW
  • Principal Commodity : CRUSHED LIMESTONE PRODUCTS, RIP-RAP AND HEAVY CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT

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  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ALBOB

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ALOIS LUHR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BETHANY DAWN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BILL G

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BOBBY R

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BUDDY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GEORGE B

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JASON LUHR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JAY GENE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JAY LUHR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KACIE LUHR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LENARD

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY B

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MEGAN DAWN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PATRICIA B

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROBERT T

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SHERYL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIOLA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SNATCH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Aluminum

THE ADMIRAL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

THE MULE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TWYLA LUHR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TWYLA MARGE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

VICKIE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

VOLUNTEER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Port of Los Angeles October Imports Tumble

Port of Los Angeles October Imports Tumble

October volume at the busiest U.S. seaport fell to its lowest level since 2009 as shippers sent cargo to alternate trade gateways to avoid potential disruptions from ongoing West Coast port labor talks, Port of Los Angeles Executive Director Gene Seroka said on Tuesday.The data comes as ocean trade activity returns to more normalized levels after booming in the early days of the COVID-19 crisis.

Leader of Busiest US Port Expects Imports to Soften in August

Leader of Busiest US Port Expects Imports to Soften in August

The busiest U.S. seaport expects August imports to begin easing from record highs as retailers cancel orders in the wake of shoppers' pulling back from freewheeling pandemic spending, the executive director of the Port of Los Angeles said on Wednesday.The Port of Los Angeles and the adjacent Port of Long Beach handle more imports from China than any other U.S.

Green Ferry Refit is First of Its Kind in Canada

Green Ferry Refit is First of Its Kind in Canada

A newly retrofitted electric ferry is the first in Canada to be powered completely by a zero-emissions, lithium-ion power and propulsion system containing no diesel fuel components.In 2018, PortsToronto issued a request for expression of interest (RFEOI) to reduce air and noise emissions from its 96-foot Marilyn Bell I, used for transporting passengers

Canada’s First All-electric, Zero-emissions Ferry Enters Service

Canada’s First All-electric, Zero-emissions Ferry Enters Service

A newly retrofitted electric ferry is the first in Canada to enter service powered by a zero-emissions, lithium-ion power and propulsion system containing no diesel fuel components.PortsToronto’s 96-foot Marilyn Bell I, used for transporting passengers, vehicles and supplies the short distance to and from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport on Toronto Island

Parker Towing Acquires General Marine Services

Parker Towing Acquires General Marine Services

Tuscaloosa, Ala.-based barging company Parker Towing Company on Tuesday announced it has acquired Baton Rouge, La.-based tank barge operator General Marine Services (GMS).GMS operates a fleet of liquid tank barges and towboats and provides services to customers in the refining industry.

London Fire Brigade Adds Two New Fireboats

London Fire Brigade Adds Two New Fireboats

The London Fire Brigade has added a pair of new fireboats on the Thames as part of a £40 million investment made by City Hall to expand the Brigade’s fleet of equipment and vehicles.The new 16.2-meter-long boats, Tanner and Errington, are named after Auxiliary Fireman Harry Errington and Auxiliary Firewoman Gillian Tanner, who in the Second World War were both awarded medals for bravery.

As Shanghai Reopens, California Ports Prepare for Cargo Surge

As Shanghai Reopens, California Ports Prepare for Cargo Surge

California port leaders expect imports to rise as Shanghai, home to the world's busiest seaport, emerges from a two-month COVID-19 lockdown.The question is whether that release of pent-up goods will again swamp West Coast ports that have recently emerged from the pandemic's massive cargo wave, they and other experts said.

Ports of Singapore and LA, Long Beach to Establish a Green and Digital Shipping Corridor

Ports of Singapore and LA, Long Beach to Establish a Green and Digital Shipping Corridor

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), Port of Los Angeles, Port of Long Beach and C40 Cities have begun discussions to establish a green and digital shipping corridor between Singapore and the San Pedro Bay port complex. The corridor will focus on low- and zero-carbon fuels for bunkering, as well as digital tools to support deployment of low- and zero-carbon ships.

REGENT Receives BV AIP for a Wing-in-Ground Vessel

REGENT Receives BV AIP for a Wing-in-Ground Vessel

REGENT announced it has received an Approval in Principle (AIP) from Bureau Veritas Marine & Offshore for its 12-passenger, fully electric, wing-in-ground effect (WIG) seaglider, the Viceroy. This AIP marks an important certification milestone for seagliders, offering a clear path for the vehicle’s classification as a wing in ground effect (WIG) maritime vessel and the commencement of commercial

Port of LA Launches Cyber Resilience Center

Port of LA Launches Cyber Resilience Center

North America's largest seaport said it is bolstering its cybersecurity readiness and enhancing its threat-sharing and recovery capabilities among supply chain stakeholders with the launch of its new state-of-the-art port community cyber defense solution.The Port of Los Angeles' Cyber Resilience Center (CRC) was designed through a collaborative process with participating stakeholders and will be