DISPATCHER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : DISPATCHER
    • Operator : SHAVER TRANSPORTATION COMPANY
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 425
  • Location
    • City : PORTLAND
    • STATE : OR
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 9
  • Size
    • Register length : 43.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 14.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 45 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 14.8 Feet
    • Load draft : 5.8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5.8 Feet
    • Height : 16.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1966
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 298527

SHAVER TRANSPORTATION COMPANY

  • Area of Operation : COLUMBIA, SNAKE AND WILLAMETTE RIVERS; INTERCOASTAL
  • Principal Commodity : GRAIN AND GRAVEL

CASCADES

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHINOOK

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CLEARWATER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

COLUMBIA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DESCHUTES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LASSEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PORTLAND

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SOMMER S

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

UMATILLA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

VANCOUVER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WASHINGTON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WILLAMETTE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

B

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ST

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

No Passengers Survive Raging CA Dive Boat Blaze

No Passengers Survive Raging CA Dive Boat Blaze

None of a dive boat's 34 passengers survived a fast-moving fire that sunk it off California's Santa Cruz Island, officials said on Tuesday, as recovery workers prepared to try to retrieve 14 bodies still believed to be on the vessel or in the ocean.Emergency workers planned to use DNA analysis to identify the badly-burned remains of the 20 people so far removed from the 75-foot (23 m) Conception

USCG, Stakeholders Respond to Whittier, AK Explosion, Dock Fire

USCG, Stakeholders Respond to Whittier, AK Explosion, Dock Fire

Coast Guard crews have suspended the search for one person missing after an explosion and subsequent fire at Delong Dock in Whittier, Alaska, Monday.An MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak, forward deployed to Cordova, searched by air while crews aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Chandeleur and Coast Guard Auxiliary 336 also conducted a search for the missing person.

SAFETY: Distractions Can Sink Careers

SAFETY: Distractions Can Sink Careers

Familiarity can and does breed contempt. You don’t need anything else added to that heavy burden.We live and work in a frenetic environment replete with a wide range of both human and technological distractions. When those two elements came together on the bridge of a towboat traveling downriver to pick up a load of empty barges, the result was career-changing for the vessel’s first mate

Uber Freight Expands into Europe

Uber Freight Expands into Europe

Uber has announced that its lesser-known service, Uber Freight, will be arriving in Europe helping independent trucking companies with logistics.Next month, Uber Freight will start operations in the Netherlands, marking the unit’s first international expansion, the company said.The newly spun out Uber business unit that helps truck drivers connect with shipping companies sad that Holland was

Crowley Realigns Its Marine Services Group

Crowley Realigns Its Marine Services Group

US-based Crowley Maritime Corp. announced on Wednesday that it has realigned its marine services organization and introduced new leadership.In a move that aims to provide better support to customers, Crowley Marine Services, part of the company’s shipping arm, will now be comprised of three distinct, yet interrelated business segments: offshore services

Westug Live with AI-assisted Dispatch

Westug Live with AI-assisted Dispatch

Perth-based Harbor towage operator, Westug Pty Ltd (Westug) has announced their successful start with the OptiPort AI-assisted Dispatch system in its new Port Hedland operation to ensure long-term, efficient and sustainable towage services in the port on behalf of KOTUG for Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue).

New Indictments in Table Rock Duck Boat Sinking

New Indictments in Table Rock Duck Boat Sinking

Two more employees of Ripley Entertainment, Inc. – the company that operated duck boat rides in Branson, Missouri – along with the captain of the duck boat that sank at Table Rock Lake last summer, resulting in the deaths of 17 people, have been indicted by a federal grand jury.Curtis P. Lanham, 36, of Galena, Missouri, and Charles V.

ZIM Adopts Avantida Platform

ZIM Adopts Avantida Platform

E2open company Avantida, a digital logistics platform, has announced that it will partner with ocean carrier Zim Integrated Shipping Services (ZIM) to offer street turn services in the US.ZIM, the second shipping line to offer this service to US transporters, joins Maersk, who introduced the Avantida platform to the US and Canada last month, said a release from Avantida

Maersk, Avantida Automate Street Turns

Maersk, Avantida Automate Street Turns

Avantida said that Maersk Line has started to offer street turn or container triangulation services through its computer platform in the United States and Canada. Avantida is owned by E2Open.Empty container triangulation, or the interchange of an intermodal container outside of a marine terminal or yard (street turns), is a well-known activity in the US.