CSS ARKANSAS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CSS ARKANSAS
    • Operator : CARLINE'S GEISMAR FLEET, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1200
  • Location
    • City : BATON ROUGE
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 87
  • Size
    • Register length : 55.8 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 24 Feet
    • Overall Length : 55.8 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6 Feet
    • Height : 26 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 2005
    • Year : 2005
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 632638
    • REBLT : *

CARLINE'S GEISMAR FLEET, INC.

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER - BATON ROUGE TO NEW ORLEANS
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING - PETROLEUM/CHEMICAL PRODUCTS AND DRY CARGO

CSS RICHMOND

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CSS TEXAS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LCP

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

News

US Gulf Production Restarting After Barry

US Gulf Production Restarting After Barry

U.S. oil companies on Monday began restoring some of the more than nearly 74% production shut at U.S. Gulf of Mexico platforms ahead of Hurricane Barry, the U.S. offshore drilling regulator said.There was 1.3 million barrels per day (bpd) of oil production off line in the U.S.-regulated areas of the Gulf of Mexico on Monday, about 80,000 barrels less than on Sunday, according to the U.S.

Barges Break Free, Hit Oklahoma Dam, Sink

Barges Break Free, Hit Oklahoma Dam, Sink

According to a report on WeatherChannel.com, a pair of barges broke free and hit Lock and Dam 16 on the flooded Arkansas River on Thursday, May 23, 2019, north of Webber Falls, Oklahoma.Early reports citing the Oklahoma Highway Patrol said there did not appear to be any damage to the lock.

President's Request Cuts Funding for USACE

President's Request Cuts Funding for USACE

Waterways Council, Inc. (WCI) reacted to the Trump Administration’s release of an outline of its top-line FY20 budget numbers yesterday. Today, the Corps of Engineers released its account and project-specific funding levels.  For the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Civil Works program, the FY20 budget proposes $4.827 billion, a 31% cut from the FY19 appropriated amount of $7.0 billion.

Dutch to Build Combat Support Ship

Dutch to Build Combat Support Ship

On 19 December the Cabinet of the Netherlands’ Government has submitted a so-called D-letter to the Parliament, to begin the construction of the Combat Support Ship Zr.Ms. Den Helder. The D-letter, part of the Defense Materiel Process (DMP), is the conclusive letter announcing the procurement decision for a large military project.

Port Authority: 'A strong start to 2019'

Tonnage on river increases 60 percent from 2018Through the first two months of 2019, the Port of Little Rock and its stevedorer, LSI, have seen a year-to-year increase of 33 barges, a 62% increase in activity. Additionally, tonnage is up 49,000 tons year-to-year (60%) with a total of 130,400 tons.

IMO Course on Safe Handling of Cargoes

IMO Course on Safe Handling of Cargoes

The safety of ships carrying bulk cargoes depends on proper implementation of International Maritime Organization (IMO)  rules - and training is crucial.A new IMO Model Course on Safe Handling and Transport of Solid Bulk Cargoes is expected to be validated by IMO's Sub-Committee on Carriage of Cargoes and Containers when it meets this week (CCC 6, 9-13 September).

Waterways Council Reacts to Budget Numbers

Waterways Council Reacts to Budget Numbers

Waterways Council, Inc. (WCI) reacted to the Trump Administration’s release of an outline of its top-line FY20 budget numbers yesterday.  Today, the Corps of Engineers released its account and project-specific funding levels.For the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Civil Works program, the FY20 budget proposes $4.827 billion, a 31% cut from the FY19 appropriated amount of $7.0 billion.