GENERAL

  • General
    • Vessel Name : GENERAL
    • Operator : ERGON MARINE AND INDUSTRIAL SUPPLY
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 800
  • Location
    • City : VICKSBURG
    • STATE : MS
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 50
  • Size
    • Register length : 53 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 20 Feet
    • Overall Length : 53 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 20 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3 Feet
    • Height : 35.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1980
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 626300

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

FLETCHER ARMSTRONG

  • 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

Ukraine Says Russia Destroying Civilian Ships on the Dnipro River

Ukraine Says Russia Destroying Civilian Ships on the Dnipro River

Ukraine’s army accused Russia on Sunday of the large-scale destruction of civilian vessels moored on the banks of the Dnipro River in the occupied southern region of Kherson that Kyiv’s forces are trying to capture.Ukrainian forces have been piling pressure on Russian troops on the western bank of the Dnipro that bisects Ukraine

General Average Declared for Fire-stricken Zim Charleston

General Average Declared for Fire-stricken Zim Charleston

General average has been declared for the ZIM Charleston after stacks of containers caught fire on board the vessel earlier this month.The fire broke out in a cargo hold while the Seaspan-owned containership was navigating off Colombo, Sri Lanka on August 8. It has been reported that approximately 300 containers may have been affected by fire, heat and smoke

Dirk Lesko Named President of Irving Shipbuilding

Dirk Lesko Named President of Irving Shipbuilding

Dirk Lesko will assume the role of President of Irving Shipbuilding Inc., effective September 1, 2022, the Canadian shipbuilder announced.Ross Langley, Vice Chairman of Irving Shipbuilding, will continue as interim President until Lesko joins the company.Lesko retired in April 2022 as a Vice President of the General Dynamics Corporation and President of Bath Iron Works (BIW).

Jordan Dismisses Port Officials Following Chlorine Gas Leak

Jordan Dismisses Port Officials Following Chlorine Gas Leak

Jordan on Sunday dismissed senior officials at the country's main Red Sea port of Aqaba port after finding gross negligence was behind the deaths of thirteen people following a chlorine gas leak at a major berth.The deaths and injury of over 300 workers came after a crane loading chlorine containers onto a ship last Monday dropped one onto the quay, causing it to explode.

Emanuele Grimaldi Appointed ICS Chairman

Emanuele Grimaldi Appointed ICS Chairman

The board of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), representing 80% of the world’s merchant fleet, on Wednesday appointed Emanuele Grimaldi, President and Managing Director of Grimaldi Euromed SpA, as Chairman of the Board.Grimaldi, a former president of both Confitarma and European Community Shipowners Association (ECSA), was formally voted in as chair by the ICS Board of Directors

Callan Marine Powers Ahead

Callan Marine Powers Ahead

Galveston-based Callan Marine possesses one of the youngest, most powerful dredge fleets in America. “Our oldest dredge is 11 years old, so we have a nice modern, new fleet, which really helps us in our performance,” said the company’s president, Maxie McGuire. “I’m very proud that we have one of the newest fleets in the industry.”McGuire and Callan Marine have plenty to be proud of. McGuire, a U.

Salvors Begin Removing Containers from Ever Forward

Salvors Begin Removing Containers from Ever Forward

Salvors on Saturday started removing containers from the grounded containership Ever Forward in an effort to reduce ground force ahead of the next refloat attempt.The lightering operation follows several failed attempts to dredge around and tow out the 1,095-foot vessel, which has been stuck in the mud outside of the Craighill Channel in the Chesapeake Bay since March 13.

Evergreen Declares General Average Following Containership Ever Forward Grounding

Evergreen Declares General Average Following Containership Ever Forward Grounding

Evergreen Marine, the owner of a containership stuck aground in the Chesapeake Bay, has declared general average after two failed attempts to refloat the vessel.The Ever Forward has been stuck near the Port of Baltimore since March 13 despite the efforts of dredgers and salvors who have been working for more than a week to dig out and refloat the 1,095-foot vessel.

Hyundai Heavy Files Suit in EU Court After Daewoo Takeover Veto

Hyundai Heavy Files Suit in EU Court After Daewoo Takeover Veto

Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings said on Monday it had appealed to an EU court to fight the European Commission's January decision to block its takeover bid for rival shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering.The suit, made to the European Union's General Court, was filed on March 23, a Hyundai spokesperson said.

Turkish-owned Ship Hit by Bomb off Coast of Odessa

Turkish-owned Ship Hit by Bomb off Coast of Odessa

A Turkish-owned ship was hit by a bomb off the coast of Ukraine's port city Odessa on Thursday, Turkey's Maritime General Directorate said, adding there were no casualties and the ship was safely en route into Romanian waters.Russia on Thursday launched a ground and air offensive into Ukraine.

Cargo Ship Illegally Carrying Passengers Sinks off Madagascar

Cargo Ship Illegally Carrying Passengers Sinks off Madagascar

A vessel accident off the coast of northeastern Madagascar killed at least 19 people, and searches were under way to locate 66 passengers who remained unaccounted for, the country's maritime agency said on Tuesday.The vessel, a cargo ship that was not authorized to transport people, was overloaded and water flooded the engine, said Mamy Randrianavony

UN Shipping Talks Fail to Speed Up Faster Carbon Exit

UN Shipping Talks Fail to Speed Up Faster Carbon Exit

Further shipping talks are scheduled for next year after delegates at a U.N. agency meeting that sought to speed up decarbonization of the sector failed to make progress, officials said on Friday.The sector, which transports about 90% of world trade and accounts for nearly 3% of the world's CO2 emissions, is under pressure to deliver concrete action including a carbon levy.