CAPT. ELROY

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CAPT. ELROY
    • Operator : EVANSVILLE MARINE SERVICE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 680
  • Location
    • City : EVANSVILLE
    • STATE : IN
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 35
  • Size
    • Register length : 39.8 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22.6 Feet
    • Overall Length : 39.8 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22.6 Feet
    • Load draft : 6.7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5.6 Feet
    • Height : 26 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1981
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 633918

EVANSVILLE MARINE SERVICE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : INLAND WATERWAYS, PRIMARILY OHIO RIVER MILE 793-795 (EVANSVILLE, IN); MILE 771-775 (YANKEETOWN, IN); MILE 748-760 (OWENSBORO, KY); MILE 775-815 (HENDERSON, KY); MILE 730-747 (ROCKPORT, IN) AND MILE 721 - 736 (TELL CITY/TROY, IN)
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING HARBOR WORK

VIVIAN B

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

XANDER P

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

C

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

M

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

OV & MS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

OVMS

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

R

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ADA A

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ANGELA B

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BEA MARTIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BEAVER ISLAND

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BLUE GRASS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAN DO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT SKINNY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAROLYN G

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CASEY D

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EDNA O'BRYAN HICKS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GENTRY B

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

IRENE E

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN M

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KELLE B

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LOYD C.

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY B.

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

STEVE G

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

THE DUDE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

THERESA ANN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

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Ever Forward Refloated Near Baltimore

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VIDEO: Coast Guard Rescues Nine People From Burning Jack-up Rig in Texas

VIDEO: Coast Guard Rescues Nine People From Burning Jack-up Rig in Texas

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued nine people Thursday from a burning jack-up drilling rig near Sabine Pass, Texas.Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a notification at 12:51 p.m. from the dredging vessel Ohio that the Pride Wisconsin offshore drilling rig was on fire in Sabine Pass with nine people aboard.

AET Names Dual-fuel VLCC Eagle Valence

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Course Correction for DDG 1000, Navy Will Replace Main Battery for Guided Missile Destroyer

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Towboat Fire Closes Portion of the Ohio River

Towboat Fire Closes Portion of the Ohio River

A section of the Ohio River was closed to vessel traffic on Tuesday due to towboat fire near Belleview, Ky.The U.S. Coast Guard said it issued a waterway restriction between mile marker 499 and mile marker 501 on the Ohio River after a fire reportedly broke out in the engine room aboard the towing vessel Capt. Kirby Dupuis.

Maritime Academies Work Toward Inclusion

Maritime Academies Work Toward Inclusion

Last May, the U.S. Coast Guard Academy (CGA) announced that 240 new officers made up its 140th graduating class.The Academy’s announcement referenced additional, important highlights. Women made up 34% of the Class of 2021, and 34% of the graduates were from underrepresented minority groups.

Seacor Power Public Hearing Concludes

Seacor Power Public Hearing Concludes

The U.S. Coast Guard and National Transportation Safety Board on Friday wrapped up the formal public hearing proceedings into the sinking of the liftboat Seacor Power and the death of 13 of its 19 crewmembers in the Gulf of Mexico.The Seacor Power capsized in heavy winds and seas on April 13, 2021, about seven miles south of Port Fourchon, La.

Video: USS Gerald R. Ford Completes Shock Trials

Video: USS Gerald R. Ford Completes Shock Trials

The U.S. Navy's new aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) on Monday underwent its third explosive event off the coast of Jacksonville, Fla., rounding out the ship’s Full Ship Shock Trials (FSST) and validating its shock hardness and ability to sustain operations in a simulated combat environment using live ordnance.

Dredge Barge Capsizes in Charleston

Dredge Barge Capsizes in Charleston

A 120-foot dredge barge capsized in the Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina, Wednesday, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Coast Guard Sector Charleston watchstanders received a call at 3:34 a.m. from the Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina staff stating the dredge barge rolled over on its side in the marina.

Ferry Runs Aground in New York

Ferry Runs Aground in New York

A ferry ran aground with 118 passengers and seven crew-members aboard in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Saturday evening.Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New York command center received a report that the 150-foot Seastreak ferry Commodore ran aground and was taking on water in Bushwick Inlet near the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn, at approximately 4:17 p.m.

Barge Operations Cleared to Resume on the Lower Mississippi

Barge Operations Cleared to Resume on the Lower Mississippi

The U.S. Coast Guard on Friday lifted its marine traffic restrictions on a section of the lower Mississippi River that has been closed since Tuesday, clearing towboats and barges to resume operations on one of America's busiest and most vital trade arteries.All river traffic came to a halt near Memphis, Tenn.

Vessels Queue After Mississippi River Closed Near Memphis

Vessels Queue After Mississippi River Closed Near Memphis

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