FERRY BARGE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : FERRY BARGE
    • Operator : CANTON MARINE TOWING CO., INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : ST. LOUIS
    • STATE : MO
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 75
    • Full Load Capacity : 75 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 84 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 28 Feet
    • Overall Length : 104 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 28 Feet
    • Load draft : 3.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3.6 Feet
    • Height : 9 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1973
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 555990

CANTON MARINE TOWING CO., INC.

  • Area of Operation : KEOKUK (LOCK 19) TO SAVERTON (LOCK 22) ON THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : FLEETING

CMT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIR BRI

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIR DANNI JO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIR DOUGLAS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIR EARL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIR FREDRICK

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIR J-ETTE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIR JAMES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIR JOHNATHAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIR JOSEPH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIR KRISTYN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIR LARRY J

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIR RANDALL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIR RANDY J

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIR ROBERT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIR WILLIAM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIR-ENE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CALDWELL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GD

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RW

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SG

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

W

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Eastern Completes First Ollis Class Vessel for Staten Island Ferry

Eastern Completes First Ollis Class Vessel for Staten Island Ferry

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. (ESG) announced it has completed the first of three new Staten Island “Ollis Class” ferries for the City of New York Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) Staten Island Ferry Division. The MV SSG Michael H. Ollis, Hull 219, departed ESG’s Port St. Joe, Fla. facility fully certified and passenger ready.

Dredge Barge Capsizes in Charleston

Dredge Barge Capsizes in Charleston

A 120-foot dredge barge capsized in the Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina, Wednesday, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Coast Guard Sector Charleston watchstanders received a call at 3:34 a.m. from the Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina staff stating the dredge barge rolled over on its side in the marina.

Stena RoRo Orders Two More E-Flexer Ferries in China. Charters Secured

Stena RoRo Orders Two More E-Flexer Ferries in China. Charters Secured

A day after it ordered its tenth E-Flexer vessel in the RoPax class, Stena RoRo on Thursday said it had ordered two new ferries from the Chinese shipyard CMI Jinling (Weihai). To remind, the firm on Monday ordered the tenth unit from the same shipyard for a charter in Canada. The 11th and 12th Stena E-Flexer vessels, ordered Thursday, are in the RoPax class developed by Stena RoRo

The Shipping Industry Embraces Battery Power

The Shipping Industry Embraces Battery Power

The past decade has seen tight restrictions on emissions from vessels, notably with a 2015 move to a .10% sulfur maximum in Emission Control Areas (ECA) in North America and in northern Europe. As the International Maritime Organization (IMO) now shapes shipping’s decarbonization future, shipowners are looking at transitions away from fossil fuels.

Video: RoPax Ferry Explodes in China

Video: RoPax Ferry Explodes in China

A ro-pax ferry exploded and caught fire while berthed at Weihai Port in Shandong, China.There were no passengers on board at the time of the blast, and no injuries have been reported.According to Chinese media, the 186-meter ferry Zhong Hua Fu Qiang had departed Weihai for Dalian on Monday night, but the vessel returned to port once smoke was observed coming from a truck on board.

Marine News' Top Boats of 2020

Marine News' Top Boats of 2020

This year, despite innumerable challenges and setbacks, a great number of new U.S.-flagged vessels made their way into service. In addition to Maid of the Mist's new electric tour boats James V. Glynn and Nikola Tesla featured Wednesday, the newbuilds highlighted below are some of the most noteworthy to come out of U.S. shipyards in 2020.DredgerU.S.

Venezuela: PDVSA Starts Oil Transfer from Troubled Offshore Facility to Barge

Venezuela: PDVSA Starts Oil Transfer from Troubled Offshore Facility to Barge

Venezuelan state oil company Petroleos de Venezuela has begun transferring crude off of an offshore oil facility where governments in two neighboring countries have voiced concerns about a potential spill, two people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.The company this week began the first of several transfers from the Nabarima floating storage and offloading facility (FSO)

US Inland Waterways: High Waters & Swirling Currents

US Inland Waterways: High Waters & Swirling Currents

The inland waterway system, flowing through the United States heartland, is a microcosm of all that has been happening in 2020: trade tensions, infrastructure issues, shifting trends in fuel consumption and the pandemic that has gripped us since the winter months. Shortly after the initial coronavirus outbreak here in the U.S.

Ingram Barge to Acquire Cheryl K and San Jacinto River Fleet

Ingram Barge to Acquire Cheryl K and San Jacinto River Fleet

Nashville-based Ingram Barge Company announced Tuesday that its wholly-owned subsidiary Houston Fleeting Services has reached a deal to acquire the business assets Houston-based Cheryl K and San Jacinto River Fleet. According to Ingram Barge, the purchase allows it to expand its footprint into the Houston area and along the Texas Gulf Coast while simultaneously growing its logistics

Incomplete Safety Procedures Led to Barge Explosion -NTSB

Incomplete Safety Procedures Led to Barge Explosion -NTSB

Incomplete safety procedures led to a November 2019 barge explosion near Lemont, Ill., according to the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB).The explosion occurred in the Illinois Marine Towing Heritage Slip on the Chicago Ship and Sanitary Canal when the barge IB1940 was being prepared for cleaning after its cargo of acetone had been unloaded .

US Shipyards See Big Business Shifts

US Shipyards See Big Business Shifts

The American shipbuilding scene, filled with participants constructing all manner of vessels, has been navigating through stormy times (lately, yards along the Gulf Coast have literally been dealing with storms). The orders for newbuild, repair and conversion projects continue to flow in—albeit at a reduced pace—and the boats and ships go down the ways into the water

Could New Evidence Shed Light on a Deadly 1994 Ferry Sinking?

Could New Evidence Shed Light on a Deadly 1994 Ferry Sinking?

Estonia, Sweden and Finland will look into fresh evidence on the sinking of the ferry Estonia, which went down 26 years ago on Monday with the loss of 852 lives in Europe’s worst peacetime maritime disaster since World War Two.The roll-on roll-off ferry, carrying 803 passengers and 186 crew, sank on a stormy Baltic Sea shortly after midnight on Sept. 28, 1994.