CONSUMERS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CONSUMERS
    • Operator : RIVERSTONE GROUP, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : MOLINE
    • STATE : IL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 90
    • Full Load Capacity : 400 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 100 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26 Feet
    • Overall Length : 100 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 26 Feet
    • Load draft : 6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1 Feet
    • Height : 8.3 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1954
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : NOT/DOC

RIVERSTONE GROUP, INC.

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER - MOLINE, IL TO CLINTON, IA
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING, SWITCHING BARGES, SAND AND GRAVEL

JAMES P. PEARSON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WANDA ISABELLE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MOLINE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NO.

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

US Imposes Sanctions on Russia's Leading Tanker Group Sovcomflot

US Imposes Sanctions on Russia's Leading Tanker Group Sovcomflot

The U.S. Treasury said on Fridayit has imposed sanctions on Russia's leading tanker group Sovcomflot FLOT.MM, as Washington seeks to reduce Russia's revenues from oil sales that it can use to support its invasion of Ukraine.The Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Asset Control also designated 14 crude oil tankers vessels as property in which Sovcomflot has an interest.

Another Ship Hit in the Red Sea

Another Ship Hit in the Red Sea

Disruptions to Red Sea shipping caused by Houthi attacks will push up prices of consumer goods, an executive from port and freight operator DP World said on Tuesday as a missile struck another vessel in the region.The Iran-allied Houthi militia has threatened to expand its attacks to include U.S. ships in response to American and British strikes on its sites in Yemen.

US Trade Deficit Shrinks on Falling Imports

US Trade Deficit Shrinks on Falling Imports

The U.S. trade deficit unexpectedly narrowed in November as imports of consumer goods fell to a one-year low amid slowing domestic demand, a trend that, if it persists in December, could result in trade having no impact on economic growth in the fourth quarter.The report from the Commerce Department on Tuesday also showed exports declined in November amid cooling demand overseas.

Ocean Cargo Rates Climb After New Red Sea Ship Attacks

Ocean Cargo Rates Climb After New Red Sea Ship Attacks

Ocean freight rates are surging after a missile attack and attempted hijacking of a Maersk ship this weekend prompted carriers to suspend plans to restart transits through the Red Sea, a key artery to the vital Suez Canal trade route.Yemen-based Houthi militants have been attacking high-value cargo vessels in the Red Sea since November in a show of support for Palestinian Islamist group Hamas

More Ships to Avoid Red Sea as Attacks Disrupt World Trade

More Ships to Avoid Red Sea as Attacks Disrupt World Trade

German shipping company Hapag-Lloyd said on Thursday it was the latest company planning to avoid the Red Sea after attacks there by Yemen's Houthi group on merchant vessels, which have disrupted global trade and triggered a multinational naval action.Hapag-Lloyd said it would reroute 25 ships by the end of the year from the key waterway as freight rates and shipping stocks have increased because

Panama Canal Woes Mean Longer Haul for Many

Panama Canal Woes Mean Longer Haul for Many

As low water level continue to plaque the Panama Canal, shipowners and managers are paying the price in the form of longer hauls and higher fuel (and emissions) costs to deliver product to market.In one example, oil tanker Cururo is taking the long way from Houston to Chile: sailing the length of South America's Atlantic coast

US Gives Final Nod to Rhode Island's $1.5 Billion Offshore Wind Farm

US Gives Final Nod to Rhode Island's $1.5 Billion Offshore Wind Farm

The U.S Federal Permitting Improvement Steering Council on Thursday approved the construction of a $1.5 billion offshore wind farm off the coast of Rhode Island.The project, Revolution Wind, is run by Danish company Orsted and U.S.-based Eversource, and would bring a total of 704 megawatts (MW) clean energy to Connecticut and Rhode Island.

Maersk to Cut at Least 10,000 Jobs as Shipping Boom Unravels

Maersk to Cut at Least 10,000 Jobs as Shipping Boom Unravels

Shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk reported a steep drop in third-quarter profit and revenue on Friday and said it would cut at least 10,000 jobs in the face of overcapacity, rising costs, and weaker prices.Maersk, which controls about one-sixth of global container trade, transporting goods for a host of major retailers and consumer goods companies such as Walmart and Nike

Offshore Wind Developers Likely to Cancel Some Contracts After NY Decision

Offshore Wind Developers Likely to Cancel Some Contracts After NY Decision

Developers in the U.S. offshore wind industry will likely cancel some power sales contracts in New York after the state last week denied passing on more of the costs to consumers, but major projects off Massachusetts and Rhode Island are set to start up later this year.Several states and U.S.

Israel's Ports Feel Strain as Shipping Traffic Slows After Attacks

Israel's Ports Feel Strain as Shipping Traffic Slows After Attacks

Activity at Israel's ports is slowing after Saturday's attacks by Islamist group Hamas on towns close to Gaza, with the cost of insurance premiums for Israeli shipments soaring amid tightening supplies of food stocks, according to sources and data.Israel's southern coastal city of Ashkelon, which has a small port well in range of Hamas rockets, is not allowing ships to enter

Panama Canal Extends Transit Restrictions through September 2

Panama Canal Extends Transit Restrictions through September 2

The Panama Canal Authority on Wednesday notified shippers it is extending through September 2 restrictions for vessels to transit through the waterway and keeping the number of vessels authorized to pass per day to a maximum of 32.The Canal restrictions, implemented in recent months as the rainy season in Panama has come late this year, could add more pressure on consumer goods prices

Maersk Warns of Slower Demand for Container Shipping

Maersk Warns of Slower Demand for Container Shipping

Shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk warned on Friday of a steeper decline in global demand for shipping containers by sea this year, prompted by muted economic growth and customers reducing inventories.The company, one of the world's biggest container shippers with a market share of around 17%, said it expects container volumes to fall by as much as 4%.