EDWARD RAINS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : EDWARD RAINS
    • Operator : KNIGHT MANUFACTURING
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1200
  • Location
    • City : ROSICLAIRE
    • STATE : IL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 106
  • Size
    • Register length : 60.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26 Feet
    • Overall Length : 60.1 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 26 Feet
    • Load draft : 6.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6.5 Feet
    • Height : 31 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1973
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 546099

KNIGHT MANUFACTURING

  • Area of Operation : MILE 896 OHIO, MILE 136 UMR
  • Principal Commodity : ROCK

IDA L

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KATI M

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MAVERICK

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS JAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MR. VANCE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAMANTHA ANN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAMANTHA E

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SARAH B

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SISCO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LAUREN RAE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KM

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Single Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

News

Panama Canal Boosts Ship Depth, Crossings After Rains

Panama Canal Boosts Ship Depth, Crossings After Rains

The Panama Canal authority said on Wednesday that recent rains boosted water levels, allowing heavier ships with larger cargo loads to transit the canal's Neopanamax locks.The maximum ship depth for the key global waterway will be set at 47 feet (14.33 m) effective immediately, and on July 11, will deepen to 48 feet (14.63 m), the canal authority said in an advisory to clients.

Panama Canal to Increase Number of Booking Slots

Panama Canal to Increase Number of Booking Slots

The Panama Canal will increase the total number of vessels authorized to pass through the waterway to 34 per day following rains that have allowed water levels to recover, its authority said late on Monday.The new slots will be effective in July. The maximum draft for ships transiting the canal's largest locks will also be increased to 46 feet starting in mid June

Rhine in South Germany Reopens to Shipping

Rhine in South Germany Reopens to Shipping

The river Rhine in south Germany reopened to cargo shipping on Friday after being closed by high water since the weekend, navigation authorities said.Falling water levels after dryer weather this week mean Rhine river shipping has re-started around Maxau in south Germany, the German inland waterways navigation agency said. This means sailings to Switzerland are again possible.

Former Employee Kills Three at European Navigation

Former Employee Kills Three at European Navigation

A disgruntled former employee shot dead the head of a Greek shipping company and two others before killing himself at the firm's office in Athens on Monday, a police spokeswoman said.Police, fire engines and ambulances were stationed outside the offices of European Navigation in a southern suburb of the capital.

Heavy Fog Suspends Shipping at Chinese Ports

Heavy Fog Suspends Shipping at Chinese Ports

Heavy fog has suspended the operation of ships travelling through the Qiongzhou Strait off the coast of China's Guangdong province and several cities, including Shanghai, have issued warning advisories, Chinese state media reported on Wednesday.Several ports suspended the flow of traffic starting late Tuesday and the specific time of the resumption of navigation will be determined as sea

VIDEO: UK Naval Ships Collide in Bahrain, No Injuries

VIDEO: UK Naval Ships Collide in Bahrain, No Injuries

Two British Royal Navy mine-hunter vessels were involved in a collision in a port in Bahrain, the Royal Navy said.No one was injured in the accident which occurred in Bahrain Harbor on Friday, it said. An investigation into the incident has been opened.The Royal Navy is working with the U.S.

Tanker Safe After US Navy Responds

Tanker Safe After US Navy Responds

A U.S. Navy warship responded to a distress call from a commercial tanker in the Gulf of Aden that had been seized by armed individuals and is now safe, U.S. officials said on Sunday.The tanker, which had been carrying a cargo of phosphoric acid, was identified as the Central Park by the vessel's company. The officials did not identify the attackers.In a statement, the U.S.

Israeli-Linked Chemical Tanker Seized

Israeli-Linked Chemical Tanker Seized

Unidentified armed individuals have seized a tanker carrying a cargo of phosphoric acid in the Gulf of Aden on Sunday, the vessel's managing company and a U.S. defence official said.The incident, involving the chemical tanker Central Park, is the latest in a series of attacks in Middle Eastern waters since a brutal war between Israel and the Palestinian militant group Hamas broke out on October 7.

It's Crunch Time for Brazilian Ports

It's Crunch Time for Brazilian Ports

Brazil’s commodities export hubs are strained with record volumes of soy, corn and sugar to be moved at a time of the year when rains start to increase in southern ports, according to traders, analysts and shipping data.Exporters are reporting delays in coffee shipments due to a tight availability of trucks and containers, while loading waiting times for vessels have jumped

Amazon River Port Water Levels Drop to 121-year Record Low

Amazon River Port Water Levels Drop to 121-year Record Low

The water level at a major river port in Brazil's Amazon rainforest hit its lowest point in at least 121 years on Monday, as a historic drought upends the lives of hundreds of thousands of people and damages the jungle ecosystem.Rapidly drying tributaries to the mighty Amazon river have left boats stranded, cutting off food and water supplies to remote jungle villages

Panama Canal Water Levels Likely to Remain Exceptionally Low for Months

Panama Canal Water Levels Likely to Remain Exceptionally Low for Months

Water levels in the Panama Canal are likely to remain exceptionally low for months despite forecasted short-term improvements, meaning no end in sight to the prolonged disruptions hampering vessels transiting the vital shipping artery.The Panama Canal Authority earlier this year began imposing restrictions on daily vessel transit and maximum draft amid a prolonged drought that has lowered the

Drought-hit Panama Canal Restricts Daily Crossings in Water-saving Move

Drought-hit Panama Canal Restricts Daily Crossings in Water-saving Move

The Panama Canal will extend restrictions on ships' maximum depth, it said on Tuesday, and it has limited average crossings at one of the world's busiest trade passages to just 32 ships a day as a prolonged drought continues.The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) will maintain a depth limit of 44 feet, or 13.41 meters, for neo-Panamax container ships.