DAKOTA

  • General
    • Vessel Name : DAKOTA
    • Operator : HOLLIDAY SAND & GRAVEL CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1000
  • Location
    • City : KANSAS CITY
    • STATE : MO
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 38
  • Size
    • Register length : 54.7 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 20 Feet
    • Overall Length : 60 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22 Feet
    • Load draft : 5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4.5 Feet
    • Height : 30 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1963
    • EQUIP2 : ELECTRIC
    • EQUIP1 : 2 25-TON WINCHES
    • Coast Guard Number : 291624

HOLLIDAY SAND & GRAVEL CO.

  • Area of Operation : MISSOURI RIVER MILE 350 - 459
  • Principal Commodity : SAND

CHOUTEAU

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

EDWARD PERRY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

FAIRFAX

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LITTLE RED

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIBLEY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CATHY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HSG

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

PPG, MTU Power Bay Area's New Ferries

PPG, MTU Power Bay Area's New Ferries

San Francisco Bay Area ferry operator Water Emergency Transportation Authority (WETA) is expanding its fleet with new vessels in order to meet large ridership increases. By 2035, WETA expects to add a total of 44 new vessels to meet anticipated demand, which is expected to increase by as much as 900 percent.

Enhancing Historic Lake Michigan Docking Facilities

Enhancing Historic Lake Michigan Docking Facilities

A federal FASTLANE grant has been approved for S.S. Badger Ports & Harbor project impacting Manitowoc, Wis. and Ludington, Mich. A primer on how things get done.   This is a story about two communities on the shores of Lake Michigan and the unique car ferry that connects them. The SS Badger provides a nautical “highway” across one of our nation’s major waterways, carrying passengers

Future USS South Dakota Delivered to US Navy

Future USS South Dakota Delivered to US Navy

The U.S. Navy accepted delivery of the 17th submarine of the Virginia class, the future USS South Dakota (SSN 790), on September 24.The next-generation attack submarine began construction in 2013 and is scheduled to be commissioned in early 2019.South Dakota is the seventh Virginia-class Block III submarine.

Finns Want to Carve Trump’s Face on a Glacier

Finns Want to Carve Trump’s Face on a Glacier

President Donald Trump reportedly told South Dakota Representative Kristi Noem it is dream to be added to Mount Rushmore.There might not be space for the 45th American president’s likeness alongside some of his most immortal predecessors on Mount Rushmore, but a group of Finnish environmentalists say they want to fulfill Trump’s dream in a different sort of way.

EPA Announces Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions

EPA Announces Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions

Preference given to fleets in areas facing air quality challenges.   The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the availability of grant funding to modernize the nation’s diesel fleet by retrofitting or replacing vehicles with cleaner, more efficient diesel engines. EPA anticipates awarding approximately $40 million in Diesel Emission Reduction Program (DERA) grant funding to

Season’s First Saltie Heads for Duluth-Superior

Season’s First Saltie Heads for Duluth-Superior

The first ‘saltie’ of the 2018 commercial navigation season is on its way to the Port of Duluth-Superior. The 656-foot bulk carrier Federal Weser is scheduled to pass beneath Duluth’s Aerial Lift Bridge by 10 p.m. tonight and is expected to start loading Monday morning at the CHS terminal on the Superior side of the harbor.

Texas Flood: U.S. Oil Pours into Global Markets

Texas Flood: U.S. Oil Pours into Global Markets

United States taking share from OPEC nations in Asia, Europe, as China’s biggest U.S. crude buyer to double imports.   In the two years since Washington lifted a 40-year ban on oil exports, tankers filled with U.S. crude have landed in more than 30 countries, ranging from massive economies like China and India to tiny Togo.   The repeal has unleashed a flood of U.S.

US Navy to Christen Submarine South Dakota Today

US Navy to Christen Submarine South Dakota Today

The Navy will christen its newest attack submarine, the future USS South Dakota (SSN 790), during a 10 a.m. EDT ceremony Saturday, Oct. 14, at General Dynamics Electric Boat Shipyard in Groton, Connecticut.   Governor of South Dakota Dennis Daugaard will deliver the ceremony's principal address. The submarine's sponsor is Mrs.

U.S. Midwest Refiners Boost Output

U.S. Midwest Refiners Boost Output

U.S. refineries from Ohio to Minnesota are capitalizing on access to cheap crude from Western Canada and North Dakota oilfields, helping their region break a historic dependence on fuel from the Gulf Coast while redrawing oil trade maps.   Since the early 2000s, crude and fuel flows from the Gulf Coast into the U.S.