FREDERICK

  • General
    • Vessel Name : FREDERICK
    • Operator : BLANK RIVER SERVICES, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other Carriers (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 50
  • Location
    • City : ELIZABETH
    • STATE : PA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 28
    • Full Load Capacity : 8 Short ton
    • Type of Cargo : Autos vehicles trailers
    • Passenger Capacity : 30
  • Size
    • Register length : 64 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 20 Feet
    • Overall Length : 101.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 26 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.6 Feet
    • Height : 10 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1948
    • EQUIP2 : DIAPHRAGM PUMPS
    • EQUIP1 : FIRE, BILGE &
    • Coast Guard Number : 256150

BLANK RIVER SERVICES, INC.

  • Area of Operation : PITTSBURGH POOL OF ALLEGHENY, MONONGAHELA AND OHIO RIVERS
  • Principal Commodity : MUD

FRANCIS J. BLANK

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROBERT G. BLANK

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

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Search for Missing Titanic Sub Focuses on Area Where Sounds Detected

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USACE Awarded a Slew of Dredging Work in the First Half of 2023

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Missing Titanic Submersible Update: Searchers Detect Subsea Sounds

Missing Titanic Submersible Update: Searchers Detect Subsea Sounds

Search teams detected underwater sounds while scanning the North Atlantic for a tourist submersible that vanished with five people aboard during a deep-sea voyage to the century-old wreck of the Titanic, the U.S. Coast Guard said early on Wednesday.The detection of the sounds by Canadian aircraft on Tuesday, day three of the search