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

Interview: Tracy Zea, President & CEO, Waterways Council Inc.

Interview: Tracy Zea, President & CEO, Waterways Council Inc.

We recently checked in with Tracy Zea, Waterways Council Inc.’s new President & CEO, on what’s in store for the U.S. inland waterways for the remainder of 2020.To start, give us some insight on your background and how you came to lead WCI.I was born and raised in Chandler, Ariz., and attended South Dakota State University, receiving a degree in Political Science.

NOAA to Order New Research Ships in 2020

NOAA to Order New Research Ships in 2020

The U.S.' National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said it expects to award contracts for the construction of two new oceanographic ships by the end of the year. Once in service, the new large oceangoing, multi-mission research vessels will support missions ranging from general oceanographic research and exploration to marine life, climate and ocean ecosystem studies, NOAA said.

Dakota Creek Delivers New US Navy Yard Tug

Dakota Creek Delivers New US Navy Yard Tug

The U.S. Navy’s first Yard Tug (YT) 808 class tug recently delivered to Naval Base Kitsap, Bremerton Annex.  Only 17 days after delivery, YT 808 was in the water assisting USNS Richard Byrd (T-AKE 4) as it moved away from the dock at Naval Magazine Indian Island.“Narrowing the gap between delivery and providing operational support is a priority for our team,” said Mike Kosar

Zea Named WCI President & CEO

Zea Named WCI President & CEO

Waterways Council, Inc.’s (WCI) Board of Directors unanimously elected Tracy R. Zea as the organization’s new President and Chief Executive Officer. He will assume the new duties effective today.With a broad range of Capitol Hill, policy development and government relations expertise, Zea most recently served as WCI’s Vice President-Government Relations

The Little Bender That Could

The Little Bender That Could

Okay it’s not that little – it can bend up to 220 metric tons (240 US tons).But in the larger scheme of the U.S. economy, security and infrastructure; or of the country’s maritime competitiveness; or even the financial health of the Dakota Creek Industries shipyard and its 300 production jobs; this little bender has the potential to make a mighty big difference.

Keep It Steady

Keep It Steady

Gothenberg, Sweden based Humphree was founded in 2002 by a team of engineers that sought to leverage their expertise in high-speed marine propulsion – or more specifically, hydrodynamics, electronics and digital controls – to create vessel stabilization packages that would be easy to install and use. And thus, Humphree’s interceptors were created.

US Navy's Newest Yard Tug Launched

US Navy's Newest Yard Tug Launched

The U.S. Navy’s first Yard Tug (YT) 808 class vessel was launched at Dakota Creek Industries' (DCI) shipyard on May 16. The Navy and DCI plan to conduct acceptance trials for the vessel in July, followed by planned delivery in August.The new tug is the first in a series of six being built by the Anacortes, Wash. shipbuilder for scheduled delivery through early 2022.

Propulsion Profile: US Navy's Tier 4 Tugs

Propulsion Profile: US Navy's Tier 4 Tugs

Built by Dakota Creek Industries in Anacortes, Wash., the first of the U.S. Navy's new fleet of six YT 808-class tugs was delivered in October after completing the last construction phase. Measuring 90 feet long and 38 feet 3 inches wide, the YT 808 vessel is powered by twin Cat 3512E marine engines, each rated at 1,810 horsepower.

Furuno Equips New US Navy Tug

Furuno Equips New US Navy Tug

The first of the U.S. Navy's new YT-808 tugs being built by Dakota Creek Industries (DCI) has been outfitted with a sophisticated marine electronics package from Furuno. Mackay Marine selected and installed a comprehensive suite of electronics that will assist YT-808 in fulfilling its ship-handling duties for the full range of U.S. Navy surface warships, barges and submarines.