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

US Navy Orders Four New Tugs

US Navy Orders Four New Tugs

The U.S. Navy has ordered four new tugs from Anacortes, Wash. shipbuilder Dakota Creek Industries Inc., with options for two additional vessels. Construction of the series′ first vessel is expected to begin in early in 2019.The vessels will be a new version of the Robert Allan Ltd. designed Z-Tech 4500 tugs. The Navy already has six vessels of this design, known as the YT 802 Class, in service.

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

Ship Deliveries, Contracts Drive GD's Q3 Spike

While General Dynamics (GD) is diverse, several significant shipbuilding projects helped to drive Q3 2018 earnings up 13.1% GD reported third-quarter 2018 earnings from continuing operations of $864 million, a 13.1 percent increase over third-quarter 2017. Revenue increased 20 percent to $9.1 billion.

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.

U.S. Navy to Commission Submarine Indiana Today

U.S. Navy to Commission Submarine Indiana Today

The U.S. Navy will commission its newest fast attack submarine, the future USS Indiana (SSN 789), during a 10 a.m. (EDT) ceremony today (Saturday, Sept. 29), at the Navy Port at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Port Canaveral, Florida.The principal speaker will be U.S. Representative Jim Banks from Indiana. Diane Donald, wife of retired Adm. Kirkland H.