FLETCHER ARMSTRONG

  • General
    • Vessel Name : FLETCHER ARMSTRONG
    • Operator : ERGON MARINE AND INDUSTRIAL SUPPLY
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 800
  • Location
    • City : MEMPHIS
    • STATE : TN
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 79
  • Size
    • Register length : 55 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 24 Feet
    • Overall Length : 55 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
    • Height : 36 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1976
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 575658

ERGON MARINE AND INDUSTRIAL SUPPLY

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER MILE 415 TO MILE 450 AND MILE 700 TO MILE 750 AHP, LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : DIESEL FUEL, LUBE OILS, POTABLE WATER, CREW, GROCERIES AND PARTS

BV

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

ERGON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ERGONOT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GENERAL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARITIME

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SCOUT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SYNERGY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MM

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

News

Baltimore Bridge Collision Sends Vehicles Tumbling Into Water

Baltimore Bridge Collision Sends Vehicles Tumbling Into Water

A container ship smashed into a four-lane bridge in the U.S. port of Baltimore in darkness on Tuesday, causing it to collapse and sending cars and people plunging into the river below.Rescuers pulled out two survivors, one in a "very serious condition," and were searching for more in the Patapsco River after huge spans of the 1.6-mile (2.57 km) Francis Scott Key Bridge crumpled into the water.

LiveStream: Rescuers Search Water for Survivors After Ship Collides with Baltimore Bridge

LiveStream: Rescuers Search Water for Survivors After Ship Collides with Baltimore Bridge

A major bridge collapsed in the U.S. port of Baltimore in the early hours of Tuesday after being struck by a container ship, plunging cars and as many as 20 people into the river below.Rescuers were searching for survivors in the Patapsco Riverafter huge spans of the 1.6-mile (2.57 km) Francis Scott Key Bridge crumpled into the water.

Baltimore's Key Bridge Collapses After Ship Crash

Baltimore's Key Bridge Collapses After Ship Crash

The 1.6-mile (2.57 km) long Francis Scott Key Bridge in Baltimore, Maryland, collapsed in the early hours of Tuesday after a container ship hit it, and as many as seven people may be in the water, officials said.A live video posted on YouTube showed a ship hitting the bridge, after which several of its spans collapsed into the Patapsco River.

Ukraine Expands Ship War Insurance with Marsh & Lloyd's to Iron Ore, Steel

Ukraine Expands Ship War Insurance with Marsh & Lloyd's to Iron Ore, Steel

Insurance broker Marsh and Lloyd's of London underwriters have expanded a marine war insurance program backed by Ukraine from grain shipments to all non-military cargo, such as iron ore and steel, Marsh said on Friday.Marsh, Lloyd's and Ukrainian state banks launched an initial program in November to cut the cost of claims for damage to ships and crew transporting grain through the Black Sea

Ukraine Says Russia Dropped Explosives in Black Sea Shipping Lanes

Ukraine Says Russia Dropped Explosives in Black Sea Shipping Lanes

Ukraine said on Wednesday Russian warplanes had dropped "explosive objects" into the likely paths of civilian vessels in the Black Sea three times in the last 24 hours, but that its fledgling shipping corridor was still operating.Ukraine is trying to build up a new shipping lane without Russian approval to revive its vital seaborne exports.

Ukraine May Use New Black Sea Route for Grain Shipments

Ukraine May Use New Black Sea Route for Grain Shipments

Ukraine is considering using its newly-tested wartime Black Sea export corridor for grain shipments after other cargo ships follow the first successful evacuation of a vessel on the route last week, a senior agricultural official said on Monday.Russia has blockaded Ukrainian ports since it invaded its neighbour in Feb.

Cargo Ship Leaves Ukrainian Port Despite Russian Threat of Attack

Cargo Ship Leaves Ukrainian Port Despite Russian Threat of Attack

A container ship set off from Ukraine's Black Sea port of Odesa on Wednesday in a test of Russia's threat to attack shipping after it abandoned a deal last month allowing Ukraine to export grain.The departure of the Hong-Kong-flagged Joseph Schulte, which had been in the port since Feb.

Russian Warship Damaged in Ukrainian Attack on Novorossiysk Naval Base

Russian Warship Damaged in Ukrainian Attack on Novorossiysk Naval Base

A Russian warship was seriously damaged in an overnight Ukrainian naval drone attack on Russia's Black Sea navy base at Novorossiysk, two sources said on Friday, after Russia said it had fended off the attack.The civilian port, which handles 2% of the world's oil supply and also exports grain, temporarily halted all ship movement before resuming normal operations

Russia Strikes Port Facilities in Ukraine's Izmail

Russia Strikes Port Facilities in Ukraine's Izmail

Russian state news agency RIA said overnight Russian strikes on the Ukrainian port of Izmail had hit port and grain infrastructure housing foreign mercenaries and military hardware, as well as a naval ship repair yard.RIA cited Sergei Lebedev, a man it described as a coordinator of an underground group in the Ukrainian port city of Mykolaiv and who it said had sources in Izmail

Burning Ship of Dutch Coast Carries 498 Electric Vehicles, Not 25 as Initially Thought

Burning Ship of Dutch Coast Carries 498 Electric Vehicles, Not 25 as Initially Thought

The car carrier burning off the Dutch coast since Tuesday night is carrying nearly 500 electric vehicles, ship charter company "K" Line said on Friday, significantly more than the 25 initially reported by the coastguard.The fire on the Panamanian-registered Fremantle Highway, which was carrying new cars

Offshore Oil Spending to Rise More Than 20% This Year

Offshore Oil Spending to Rise More Than 20% This Year

Offshore oil and gas exploration spending will increase more than 20% globally this year and the growth will continue into the next, oilfield services firm SLB said on Wednesday."Offshore is experiencing a renaissance, with significant breadth and anticipated durability," SLB Chief Executive Olivier Le Peuch said at the JP Morgan Energy Power and Renewable Conference

Mediterranean Boat Carrying 500 Migrants has Disappeared, Rescuers Say

Mediterranean Boat Carrying 500 Migrants has Disappeared, Rescuers Say

A boat carrying about 500 migrants, including a newborn baby and pregnant women, has disappeared in the central Mediterranean, two charities said on Friday. Alarm Phone, a group that picks up calls from migrant vessels in distress, said it lost contact with the boat on Wednesday morning.