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

News

Global Cargo Logjam Deepens

Global Cargo Logjam Deepens

Amazon seller Bernie Thompson shifted half of his production out of China to reduce his business risks and still found himself in the crosshairs of logistical chaos besetting the movement of goods around the globe.A surge in demand for furniture, exercise equipment and other goods for shoppers sheltering at home in a worsening COVID-19 pandemic has upended normal trade flows.

Suez Canal Ship Transits Rise Amid COVID-19

Suez Canal Ship Transits Rise Amid COVID-19

Transits through the Suez Canal, the beating heart of the Egyptian economy, have stayed remarkably resilient to the fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic if judging by total transits of the three commercial shipping sectors which are up 8% year-on-year. This is despite bleak economic growth prospects world-wide following the pandemic

The Emerging U.S. Offshore Wind Industry in a Post-COVID-19 World

The Emerging U.S. Offshore Wind Industry in a Post-COVID-19 World

Join a webinar on June 17, 2020 for the global release of a major new market study on the depth, breadth and growth prospects of the Offshore Wind Market --  https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_UR5uY1boTOKdAAcAXDbR4gJust when it was looking like the offshore wind industry was finally about to take off in the United States

LR’s Nick Brown: Climate Emergency is “same magnitude, different time domain" to COVID-19

LR’s Nick Brown: Climate Emergency is “same magnitude, different time domain" to COVID-19

As the maritime industry settles in on a COVID-19 induced ‘new norm,’ and long-range planning is dramatically shortened,, Nick Brown, Marine and Offshore Director, Lloyd’s Register, said that while much deserved focus must be paid to the current crisis, the industry cannot lose sight of another one looming just as large: climate change.

Mauritius Oil Spill Could Impact Country's Economy for Decades

Mauritius Oil Spill Could Impact Country's Economy for Decades

Some corals have lived for centuries at the fringes of Mauritius. Now smothered for days in heavy fuel oil spilled from a wrecked Japanese ship nearby, parts of those reefs may be in trouble.The full impact of the toxic spill is still unfolding, scientists say. As the Indian Ocean island's residents scramble to mop up the oil slicks and clumps

How Venezuela Lost Three Supertankers to Its Chinese Partner

How Venezuela Lost Three Supertankers to Its Chinese Partner

A shipping joint venture between Venezuela and China has fallen apart in the wake of U.S. sanctions, resulting in the South American nation losing three supertankers at a time when foreign shippers are reluctant to carry its oil, court documents show.PetroChina Co Ltd, which had been state-run Petroleos de Venezuela’s partner in the Singapore-based joint venture CV Shipping Pte Ltd

WinGD, Alfa Laval Develop Solution to Reduce Methane Slip

WinGD, Alfa Laval Develop Solution to Reduce Methane Slip

With methane slip regulations looming as a possibility on the horizon, Sweden-based Alfa Laval and global Swiss engine developer WinGD say they have already cooperated on a solution. The Alfa Laval PureCool system is the main component in WinGD’s iCER technology, an option for next-generation WinGD X-DF engines that slashes methane slip and boosts fuel and energy efficiency.

Mitsubishi Unveils New Marine Propulsion Engine

Mitsubishi Unveils New Marine Propulsion Engine

Mitsubishi Turbocharger and Engine America (MTEA) has introduced Mitsubishi’s new mechanical controlled, EPA Tier 4, 1,260-horsepower heavy-duty marine propulsion engine.The Mitsubishi S12R Tier 4 is a 49-liter, V-12, 1,260-horsepower marine propulsion engine operating at 1,600 rpm.

Alfa Laval, WinGD Partner Up to Improve Engine Efficiency on Gas-run Ships

Alfa Laval, WinGD Partner Up to Improve Engine Efficiency on Gas-run Ships

Swedish marine equipment provider Alfa Laval and Swiss engine developer WinGD, have developed a cascade exhaust gas cooling system that promises to improve the engine efficiency on ships that run on gas.The new Alfa Laval CEC-S system (cascade exhaust gas cooling system) will be incorporated into WinGD’s gas engines where it will be used for cooling and recycling purposes.

Alfa Laval Continues Green Push with PureCool

Alfa Laval Continues Green Push with PureCool

The newly-intorduced Alfa Laval PureCool system tackling methane slip from liquefied natural gas (LNG) engines continues a green solutions journey nearly two decades long while pointing the way forward into a new era of environmental work, the Swedish manufacturer says.A unified push for green solutionsThe emissions reduction system is part of Alfa Laval's Pure Thinking portfolio

Mitsubishi  Names New US West Coast Distributor

Mitsubishi Names New US West Coast Distributor

Mitsubishi Turbocharger and Engine America (MTEA) has appointed Cascade Engine Center, located in Seattle, as its marine engine division's new West Coast distributor effective August 11, 2020Cascade Engine Center will have responsibility for Alaska, Washington State, Oregon, California and Hawaii.