C. W. SWABY

  • General
    • Vessel Name : C. W. SWABY
    • Operator : AMERICAN RIVER TRANSPORTATION CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 420
  • Location
    • City : LEMONT
    • STATE : IL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 31
  • Size
    • Register length : 47.4 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 18 Feet
    • Overall Length : 48 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 18 Feet
    • Load draft : 5.8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4 Feet
    • Height : 20 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1972
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 537051

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

BUSTER WHITE

  • 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

Metal Shark Delivers Towboat to FMT

Metal Shark Delivers Towboat to FMT

Metal Shark announced Monday its Bayou La Batre, Ala. shipyard has delivered its first newbuild, a 120’ x 35’ river towboat for Florida Marine Transporters, Inc. (FMT) of Mandeville, La.The four-decked, welded-steel, USCG Subchapter “M”-compliant towboat Stephanie Pasentine, which bears the distinction of being Louisiana-based Metal Shark’s first-ever steel newbuild and also its first inland

FMC Commissioner Sees Some Normalcy Returning to Shipping

FMC Commissioner Sees Some Normalcy Returning to Shipping

A U.S. Federal Maritime Commissioner said he sees some normalcy returning to trans-Pacific shipping amid widespread upheaval brought on by the coronavirus outbreak.Many Chinese manufacturing and logistics services have been severely hampered by the COVID-19 pandemic, in some cases forcing ocean carriers to cancel services to and from China and the U.S.

Bath Iron Works Begins Building Next US Navy Destroyer

Bath Iron Works Begins Building Next US Navy Destroyer

Shipbuilder Bath Iron Works (BIW) has officially started construction of the future USS Louis H. Wilson Jr. (DDG 126), the U.S. Navy announced. The new warship will be the first Arleigh Burke-class destroyer built in the Flight III configuration at BIW.The milestone was marked by a ceremony on Tuesday at General Dynamics BIW's structural fabrication facility in Brunswick, Maine.

Genco Scrubber Refits Completed

Genco Scrubber Refits Completed

Bulk carrier owner Genco Shipping & Trading said it has completed a refit program that saw scrubbers installed on board its 17 Capesize vessels as part of the New York-listed owner's plan to comply with new International Maritime Organization (IMO) regulations that limit sulfur emissions from vessels to 0.5% down from 3.5%.John C.

Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy Christened

Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy Christened

The U.S. Navy’s newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) was christened Saturday during a ceremony at Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division.The second aircraft carrier in the Ford Class, John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) is also the second aircraft carrier built by Newport News Shipbuilding named for JFK.

Maersk Tankers to Add 11 Vessels to Fleet

Maersk Tankers to Add 11 Vessels to Fleet

Danish tanker owner and operator Maersk Tankers is set to add 11 ships to its managed fleet in a deal with BP Shipping and ICBC Financial Leasing.Under the terms of the agreement, Maersk Tankers will take each vessel from the owner under a bare-boat charter arrangement, which it will then hire out to BP under a time charter deal for a period of three years.

Royal Caribbean Cruise Founder Dies

Royal Caribbean Cruise Founder Dies

Army veteran-turned-Royal Caribbean Cruise Line founder Edwin W. Stephan passed away on Friday at 87 years old."We at Royal Caribbean mourn his loss and extend our deepest sympathies to the Stephan family," said a statement from the global cruise company said.In 1969 Stephan founded the Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, and his contributions helped create the modern cruise industry we know today.

MN100: R.W. Fernstrum & Company

MN100: R.W. Fernstrum & Company

The 2019 version of the MarineNews MN100 edition - our annual look at the very best individuals and firms in the shallow draft, brown water and workboat sectors - has come and gone. Anchoring that prestigious list, as always, is R.W. Fernstrum & Company. That's no surprise to MarineNews readers.THE COMPANY:R.W.

Bay Shipbuilding Cuts Steel on Great Lakes Freighter

Bay Shipbuilding Cuts Steel on Great Lakes Freighter

The U.S. Great Lakes freighter fleet are well-renowned for being a 'mature' group of ships, a point magnified yesterday when Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding started construction on the first U.S.-flagged Great Lakes bulk carrier built in more than 35 years. The shipyard and the owner, The Interlake Steamship Company, hosted a ceremonial first-cut-of-steel event Wednesday, August 14

INSIGHTS: Edward C. Schwarz, ABB VP of Sales, New Builds

INSIGHTS: Edward C. Schwarz, ABB VP of Sales, New Builds

Based in Miramar, FL, ABB Vice President Ed Schwarz is today responsible for developing and leading the newly created new sales team for ABB in North America.He is the firm’s leading advocate for new build opportunities in US and Canada and more importantly, developing the business strategy necessary for bringing hybrid and electric solutions to North America market. A graduate of the U.S.

Boat Sunk in Danube Ready to be Raised

Boat Sunk in Danube Ready to be Raised

Hungarian salvage crews prepared on Monday to raise the wreck of a pleasure boat that capsized on the Danube river in Budapest, killing 26 South Korean tourists and two local crew.The Mermaid sank after a large Swiss-owned cruise liner struck it from behind on May 29 as both vessels passed under a 19th century bridge in the Hungarian capital during heavy rain.

Maersk Orders Four Product Tankers

Maersk Orders Four Product Tankers

Danish ship owner Maersk confirmed it has exercised an option to order four additional product tankers from China's Dalian Shipyard.The order completes a a series of 10 newbuilds planned for delivery from 2020-2022 as part of Maersk's ongoing fleet renewal program in the LR2 segment. The first six vessels were ordered in May 2018.Søren C.