GENE CASPER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : GENE CASPER
    • Operator : WATERFRONT SERVICES COMPANY
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1400
  • Location
    • City : CAIRO
    • STATE : IL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 96
  • Size
    • Register length : 66.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26 Feet
    • Overall Length : 70 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 27 Feet
    • Load draft : 8.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7 Feet
    • Height : 45 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1982
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 651444

WATERFRONT SERVICES COMPANY

  • Area of Operation : OHIO RIVER - CAIRO, IL AREA; INLAND WATERWAYS AND MISSISSIPPI RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

AL GRAY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BILL WOLTER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHARLEY WALLACE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CONNELL SMITH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DANA ALBRIGHT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RONNIE TUCKER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SHIRLEY FRANKLIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WILBERT KLINE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BUNGE

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GD

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WF

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Coronavirus Disrupts Global Container Shipping

Coronavirus Disrupts Global Container Shipping

China's fast-spreading coronavirus is throwing the global container shipping trade out of sync, with lines re-routing cargoes and reducing calls to Chinese ports, setting the scene for months of delivery delays ahead, industry sources said.The spread of the deadly virus has shut down cities and factories in China and disrupted global air travel.

@ Glosten: “Crazy ideas are not off the table”

@ Glosten: “Crazy ideas are not off the table”

From racing scows on the inland lakes of Minnesota to graduating from the United States Merchant Marine Academy to taking the helm of Glosten, Morgan Fanberg has led a ‘maritime life.’ We caught up with Fanberg in his Seattle office to discuss the path ahead for one of the U.S.’ most progressive and respected naval architecture and marine engineering firms.

Tallink Grupp Orders LNG Ferry

Tallink Grupp Orders LNG Ferry

Tallink Grupp, the largest passenger and cargo shipping company in the Baltic Sea region, and Finnish shipbuilding company Rauma Marine Constructions (RMC) signed the contract for the construction of a new LNG-powered fast ferry for the Tallinn – Helsinki route shuttle operations.Similarl to the group’s newest vessel Megastar, the new shuttle ferry will also be dual fuel operated

Verdane Invests in Danelec Marine

Verdane Invests in Danelec Marine

Northern European growth equity investor  Verdane Capital has taken a majority stake in the Denmark-based maritime hardware and software company Danelec Marine.Under the agreement, which was signed December 31, 2019, Verdane assumes a majority shareholder position in the privately held corporation.

Tallink Grupp Names New Vessel MySTAR

Tallink Grupp Names New Vessel MySTAR

Estonian shipping company Tallink Grupp announced that the name of the new Tallinn-Helsinki route shuttle vessel MySTAR.The new dual-fuel vessel  will be built at Rauma shipyard in Finland and is due to be completed by the end of 2021.The name for the vessel was proposed as an entry in the vessel naming competition by a Finnish national.

Port of Los Angeles Reports Record July TEUs

Port of Los Angeles Reports Record July TEUs

Volumes Increase 9.4% Compared to Previous Year.For the fourth consecutive month, the Port of Los Angeles has set a new single-month cargo record. In July, the Port moved 912,154 Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units (TEUs), the busiest July in the Port’s 112-year history.   “Container exchange per vessel reached 9,915 TEUs, the highest and most efficient level we’ve ever experienced

Tallink Seeking Name for New Ferry

Tallink Seeking Name for New Ferry

Estonian shipping company Tallink Grupp has  launched an international name search for its new shuttle vessel, the construction of which is due to kick off at the Rauma shipyard in Finland early next year (2020).According to the largest passenger and cargo shipping company in the Baltic Sea region, the shuttle vessel, which will be similar to the group’s newest vessel Megastar

One Dead, One Hurt in Los Angeles Port Accident

One Dead, One Hurt in Los Angeles Port Accident

An industrial accident on Wednesday, May 15 at a Port of Los Angeles container terminal tragically took the life of an International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) worker and seriously injured a second worker. The incident occurred at approximately 7:25 a.m. at Fenix Marine Services at Pier 300.

Royal Canadian Navy to Use  MIRRAS System

Royal Canadian Navy to Use MIRRAS System

The developer of augmented and mixed reality technology Kognitiv Spark will be providing the Royal Canadian Navy with the opportunity to test drive a Mixed Reality Remote Assistant Support (MIRRAS) system, as part of a project that aims to improve maintenance and repairs aboard active naval vessels.

DMA Fully Established in Korsør

DMA Fully Established in Korsør

The Danish Maritime Authority (DMA),  a government agency of Denmark that regulates maritime affairs, announced that all of its employees at head office have now landed in Korsør, as it fully established there.The last employees have now moved from Valby to the new premises, which is divided into three locations in Korsør. The main address is at Caspar Brands Plads 9, Korsør.

Tallink Enters Singapore

Tallink Enters Singapore

Estonian shipping company Tallink Grupp has announced establishing a subsidiary in Singapore this week – Tallink Asia Pte Ltd – which is the group’s first subsidiary in Asia.  The operator of cruise ferries and ropax ships said that the purpose of founding a subsidiary in Singapore is to simplify the development and expansion of the group’s activities in Asia.

Port of Los Angeles June Volumes Up 5.8%

Port of Los Angeles June Volumes Up 5.8%

The Port of Los Angeles moved 764,777 Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units (TEUs) in June, the busiest June in the Port’s 112-year history.The month marked the end of Fiscal Year 2018-19 in which the Port moved 9,688,252 TEUs, a 5.7 percent improvement over the previous fiscal year, a press release from the American  port said.