CT

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CT
    • Operator : CHILDRESS COMPANY, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Liquid Tank Barge (Other)
    • Vessel Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : NASHVILLE
    • STATE : TN
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 773
    • Full Load Capacity : 1811 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 195 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 35 Feet
    • Overall Length : 195 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 35 Feet
    • Load draft : 10.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.6 Feet
    • Height : 17.6 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1977
    • EQUIP2 : STEAM COILED
    • EQUIP1 : DIESEL PUMP,
    • Coast Guard Number : 581397

CHILDRESS COMPANY, INC.

  • Area of Operation : GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY AND TRIBUTARIES; AND LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING; HEAVY OIL

News

Marine News' Top Boats of 2020

Marine News' Top Boats of 2020

This year, despite innumerable challenges and setbacks, a great number of new U.S.-flagged vessels made their way into service. In addition to Maid of the Mist's new electric tour boats James V. Glynn and Nikola Tesla featured Wednesday, the newbuilds highlighted below are some of the most noteworthy to come out of U.S. shipyards in 2020.DredgerU.S.

C&C Delivers 6,600hp Towboat for Hines Furlong Line

C&C Delivers 6,600hp Towboat for Hines Furlong Line

Belle Chasse, La. shipyard C&C Marine and Repair announced Wednesday it has delivered the first in series new 6,600-horsepower triple-screw towboats for Nashville-based Hines Furlong Line.Scarlett Rose Furlong measures 170’ by 50’ with the pilot house eyeline measuring at 39’-3”.Designed by CT Marine based in Portland, Maine, the vessel includes three Cummins QSK60-M main engines

Legal Beat: Rule B Alter-Ego Vessel Seizures

Legal Beat: Rule B Alter-Ego Vessel Seizures

Plaintiffs seeking to recover from ship managers or the vessels they operate but lacking a direct claim against a particular vessel have developed a clever strategy under U.S. maritime law.  They seize a managed vessel under Supplemental Admiralty Rule B and claim the vessel-owning company is an alter ego of the defendant with whom the dispute really exists.

First Harvest Taps Sea Machines to Make Its Hybrid Cargo Vessel Autonomous

First Harvest Taps Sea Machines to Make Its Hybrid Cargo Vessel Autonomous

Norwalk, Ct.-based First Harvest Navigation, a marine transportation company that connects family farms to urban and suburban neighborhoods, has selected Boston-based Sea Machines’ technology to launch the first autonomous hybrid cargo vessel in the U.S. Powered by Sea Machines’ SM300 autonomous command and remote-helm control system, the U.S.

Infrastructure Update: An Earmark By Any Other Name

Infrastructure Update: An Earmark By Any Other Name

After years of much talk but little action, major infrastructure funding from Congress now looks like it might actually happen. This in turn has prompted a restoration of the availability of earmarks, which had been, until about a decade ago, part and parcel of the congressional funding process.

US Navy Christens Submarine Hyman G. Rickover

US Navy Christens Submarine Hyman G. Rickover

The U.S. Navy’s newest Virginia-class attack submarine, future USS Hyman G. Rickover (SSN 795), was christened during a ceremony at General Dynamics’ Electric Boat shipyard facility in Groton, Conn., July 31.“This submarine is a fitting tribute to Admiral Rickover, who truly transformed our Navy,” said Adm.

C&C Delivers New Towboat to Kirby

C&C Delivers New Towboat to Kirby

Belle Chasse, La. shipbuilder C&C Marine and Repair has delivered the new towboat Bowling Green to Kirby Inland Marine, L.P.The newbuild—the second in a three-boat series for Kirby, delivered six months after the first vessel—will operate it under a long-term lease from Hines Furlong Line.

C&C Delivers New Towboat to Parker Towing

C&C Delivers New Towboat to Parker Towing

C&C Marine and Repair has delivered the new towboat Olive Parker to Parker Towing Company. The vessel is the first the Belle Chasse, La. shipbuilder has built for the Tuscaloosa, Ala. based company.The 4,400-horsepower towboat measures 147.5’ x 34’ x 10’-9” with the pilot house eyeline measuring at 33’.

CCRI Designated as Maritime Training Center of Excellence

CCRI Designated as Maritime Training Center of Excellence

Last week, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration announced the designation of 27 Centers of Excellence for Domestic Maritime Workforce Training and Education (CoE), recognizing community colleges and training institutions that prepare students for careers in the U.S. maritime industry.