BUSTER WHITE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BUSTER WHITE
    • Operator : AMERICAN RIVER TRANSPORTATION CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 800
  • Location
    • City : LEMONT
    • STATE : IL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 41
  • Size
    • Register length : 56 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 20 Feet
    • Overall Length : 56 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 20 Feet
    • Load draft : 6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4 Feet
    • Height : 26 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1979
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 607017

AMERICAN RIVER TRANSPORTATION CO.

  • Area of Operation : ST. LOUIS HARBOR; UMR MILE 164 TO UMR MILE 204 AND ENTIRE INLAND SYSTEM
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING GRAIN

REIDY

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

ANDREA LEIGH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BEVERLY CUMMINS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BILL ARNOLD

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

C. W. SWABY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DALE WHITE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DONNA JEAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GLADIATOR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GOLD CUP

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

HARVEST RUN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOE AVERY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JULIE WHITE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JULIEN DUBUQUE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LIL CHARLEY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY ANN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY G

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS SHEILA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PAT WHITE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PIXIE ROSE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROSE M

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SARATOGA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIDEWINDER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SULAND

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TROJAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WHITE ANGEL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ART

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GMI

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

M/G

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ME

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

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U.S., China Reach Trade Deal 'in principle'

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P&O Ferries Invests In Next-Gen Ferries

P&O Ferries Invests In Next-Gen Ferries

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Interview: Kjeld Aabo, Director New Technologies, MAN ES

Interview: Kjeld Aabo, Director New Technologies, MAN ES

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Interview: Dan Skjeldam, CEO, Hurtigruten

Interview: Dan Skjeldam, CEO, Hurtigruten

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Trump to Meet with GOP Senators on Jones Act

Trump to Meet with GOP Senators on Jones Act

President Donald Trump is set to meet with Republican senators on Wednesday over a proposal to waive rules that only U.S.-flagged ships can move natural gas from American ports to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Northeast.The nearly 100-year-old Jones Act mandates the use of U.S.-flagged vessels to transport merchandise between U.S. coasts.

Trump, Dems to spend $2 trillion on Infrastructure

Trump, Dems to spend $2 trillion on Infrastructure

U.S. President Donald Trump agreed with Democratic leaders on Tuesday to spend $2 trillion on roads, bridges, water, broadband and power grids, Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said on Tuesday after a White House meeting.Trump and Democratic leaders are slated to meet again in three weeks to discuss how the "big and bold" plan - which would need the approval of Congress - would be paid for

VA Offshore Wind: A Strong Foundation

VA Offshore Wind: A Strong Foundation

Virginia officials have established a well-planned, extensive strategy to build out an offshore wind industry, including wind towers for electricity generation and the supply chain to support that extensive infrastructure and operations.  The State’s big picture is ambitious: developing 2,000 MW of offshore wind by 2028.

Spotlight on Petroleum Barge Power

Spotlight on Petroleum Barge Power

Vane Brothers Company is committed to the safe handling and delivery of petroleum and chemical products. John Deere PowerTech marine engines will always be there, when they do.Vane Brothers Company’s white tugboats, distinguished by their large blue “V,” are a familiar sight while pushing barges on the Baltimore waterfront.

Trump Warns Saudi Arabia on Oil Prices

Trump Warns Saudi Arabia on Oil Prices

U.S. President Donald Trump has warned OPEC not to tighten the oil market too much and risk another spike in prices that could harm the global economy – and his re-election campaign in 2020.“Oil prices getting too high,” the president warned in a message posted on Twitter on Monday. “OPEC please relax and take it easy.

Inside the World's Top Ferry Lines

Inside the World's Top Ferry Lines

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TOP 5 Yachts of 2018

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Great Ships of 2018: #4 - Beluga Ace

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