CASCADES

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CASCADES
    • Operator : SHAVER TRANSPORTATION COMPANY
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3600
  • Location
    • City : PORTLAND
    • STATE : OR
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 228
  • Size
    • Register length : 96 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 30 Feet
    • Overall Length : 96 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 30 Feet
    • Load draft : 10.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 10.5 Feet
    • Height : 36 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1974
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 555059

SHAVER TRANSPORTATION COMPANY

  • Area of Operation : COLUMBIA, SNAKE AND WILLAMETTE RIVERS; INTERCOASTAL
  • Principal Commodity : GRAIN AND GRAVEL

CHINOOK

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CLEARWATER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

COLUMBIA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DESCHUTES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DISPATCHER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LASSEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PORTLAND

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SOMMER S

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

UMATILLA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

VANCOUVER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WASHINGTON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WILLAMETTE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

B

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ST

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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Ransomware: The IT Danger on the Horizon

Two decades into the 21st century, we’re seeing a growing and pernicious threat to global information security: ransomware. Even non-technical folk have loosely heard of it, but the broader implications haven’t yet penetrated the public consciousness. In different industries, that general lack of awareness could be a big problem—and the maritime sector is a good example.

Opinion: Maritime Freedom & the Global Commons

Opinion: Maritime Freedom & the Global Commons

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Maritime Cyber Alert

Maritime Cyber Alert

For some years now, the maritime sector has experienced breaches of various computer and information technology (IT) systems.  Primarily, these breaches have been collateral damage.  The maritime sector has almost never been the intended target.  That does not mean that the damage has been minor.  In June 2017, A.P. Moller-Maersk suffered a major cyber-attack.

COVID-19 and Supply Chain Implications for Ocean Shipping

COVID-19 and Supply Chain Implications for Ocean Shipping

Only 10 days ago, reports indicated that China cargoes were returning to pre-coronavirus levels, and there appeared to be light at the end of the tunnel. Today, however, a barrage of new headlines has underscored the impact on the rapidly changing global supply chain, including in the United States.

BIMCO: Supply & Demand Trending Off-Balance

BIMCO: Supply & Demand Trending Off-Balance

One of the most worrying trends that has developed recently - which will affect shipping demand in the years to come - is the falling trade-to-GDP ratio. The falling ratio can be explained by slowing globaliztation as well as increasing protectionist measures being implemented around the world, spear headed by the US.

BIMCO: Fleet Growth, Ship Size Up

BIMCO: Fleet Growth, Ship Size Up

Global growth in container volumes has picked up slightly in the second quarter of the year, with growth in the first seven months reaching 1.2%, compared to the just 0.8% in the first quarter.Global growth in container volumes has picked up slightly in the second quarter of the year, with growth in the first seven months reaching 1.2%, compared to the just 0.8% in the first quarter.

OP/ED: A Measured Response

OP/ED: A Measured Response

The Offshore Sector's Support of National Interests in Times of Crisis.Desperate Times Call for Diverse ResourcesIn 2017, North America was assaulted by significant weather events resulting in cascading humanitarian crises. Despite the substantial response from the U.S. maritime industry, a misconception arose that insufficient U.S.

PROPULSION: The OXE Diesel Outboard Arrives

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China is Building an Armada

China is Building an Armada

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USCG: Marijuana for Mariners Still Forbidden

USCG: Marijuana for Mariners Still Forbidden

Marijuana use remains incompatible with sea service despite changes in state laws.Every year, dangerous drug use disrupts or destroys the careers of hundreds of professional mariners, threatening safety throughout the maritime transportation system at the same time. The ravages of addiction and accidental overdose make headlines daily

Cascade Engine Center's Scania Reach Expands

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Novatek Signs LNG Equipment Deal

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