GEORGE KING

  • General
    • Vessel Name : GEORGE KING
    • Operator : MARQUETTE TRANSPORTATION COMPANY RIVER LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 6140
  • Location
    • City : CHESTER- FIELD
    • STATE : MO
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 395
    • Full Load Capacity : 580 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 138 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 44 Feet
    • Overall Length : 138 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 44 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8 Feet
    • Height : 43 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1977
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 576107

MARQUETTE TRANSPORTATION COMPANY RIVER LLC

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES
  • Principal Commodity : GRAIN, COAL, SALT, FERTILIZER AND ROCK

A STEVE CROWLEY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ALIX ANNE ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

AMY W. BRAMLITT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BERNARD G

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BLAKE DENTON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BOOTSIE B.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRUCE L. HAHN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAROLINE N.

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHARLIE G

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHRISTOPHER MYSKOWSKI

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CINDY L. ERICKSON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CITY OF CASSVILLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DARIN ADRIAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAVID L. FIELDS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GOLDEN EAGLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

J. ANDREW ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JACOB MICHAEL ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JEFFREY G

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JERRY JARRETT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN PAUL ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHNATHAN T. ERICKSON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOSEPH P. ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JUSTIN P. ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KAY A. ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KELLY RAE ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LOREE ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARQUETTE HILLTOPPER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARQUETTE WARRIOR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY KAY ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS DORIS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MYRA ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PERE MARQUETTE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RANDY ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RAY A. ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RAYMOND GRANT E

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RONALD E. WAGENBLAST

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SHERRYL B. REEVES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

STEPHEN L. COLBY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

THERESA L WOOD

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

THOMAS E. ERICKSON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TITLETOWN U. S. A.

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WISCONSIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MTC

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SG

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SM

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Autonomy: Inside the Building of Ocean Infinity’s Armada Fleet

Autonomy: Inside the Building of Ocean Infinity’s Armada Fleet

Back in 2017, Ocean Infinity made a novel move; deploying six autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs), instead of just one, from a single vessel, vastly increasing the ground that could be covered in a single survey. Now the firm is taking the use of remote, robotic systems a significant step further.

Report: Venezuela Resumes Oil Shipments to China Despite U.S. Sanctions

Report: Venezuela Resumes Oil Shipments to China Despite U.S. Sanctions

Venezuela has resumed direct shipments of oil to China after U.S. sanctions sent the trade underground for more than a year, according to Refinitiv Eikon vessel-tracking data and internal documents from state company Petroleos de Venezuela (PDVSA).Chinese state companies China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC) and PetroChina - long among PDVSA's top customers - stopped loading crude and fuel at

ABB’s Schwarz Honored with USMMA McCready Award

ABB’s Schwarz Honored with USMMA McCready Award

Edward Schwarz, Vice President for ABB Marine and Ports, received the United States Merchant Marine Academy’s Rear Admiral Lauren S. McCready Award as the 51st recipient.Edward A. Waryas, Jr., Board Member for NYSE-traded KNOT Offshore Partners, LP as the 43rd recipient of the award and co-chair of the award’s committee made the announcement.The Lauren S.

TUI Cruise Ship Crew Tests Negative for COVID-19 in Repeat Test

TUI Cruise Ship Crew Tests Negative for COVID-19 in Repeat Test

Twelve crew members of a cruise ship that docked at Piraeus port near Athens on Tuesday tested negative for the novel coronavirus in repeat checks by Greek health authorities, the ship's operator TUI Cruises said.The Mein Shiff 6 cruise ship had departed from Heraklion in Crete on Sunday with all 922 passengers having tested negative before boarding.

Crew on TUI Cruise Ship Test Positive for Coronavirus

Crew on TUI Cruise Ship Test Positive for Coronavirus

A cruise ship carrying about 920 passengers was expected to dock at Piraeus port near Athens, after 12 of its crew members tested positive for the coronavirus, an official at Greece's Civil Protection agency said on Monday.The Mein Shiff 6, operated by TUI Cruises, departed from Heraklion in Crete on Sunday with all passengers having tested negative before boarding.

Gallery: Wreckage of Major German World War Two Warship Discovered Off Norway

Gallery: Wreckage of Major German World War Two Warship Discovered Off Norway

The wreckage of a major German warship has been discovered off the coast of Norway some 80 years after it was sunk in a World War Two battle, Norwegian power grid operator Statnett and a maritime archaeologist said.Identified this year from images and sonar scans of its hull and of details such as the position of gun turrets

Mauritius Begins Wakashio Scuttling Operations

Mauritius Begins Wakashio Scuttling Operations

Mauritius said on Thursday it had started to scuttle the Japanese-owned bulk carrier that ran aground off its shores and spilled oil over pristine waters and fragile coral reefs. The MV Wakashio hit a coral reef off the Indian Ocean island on July 25 and began spilling oil on August 6, prompting the government to announce a state of environmental emergency.

Mauritius to Scuttle Stricken Bulk Carrier Wakashio

Mauritius to Scuttle Stricken Bulk Carrier Wakashio

Mauritius said on Wednesday it planned to scuttle the Japanese-owned bulk carrier that ran aground off its shores and spilled oil over pristine waters and fragile coral reefs.Earlier on Wednesday Nagashiki Shipping, owner of the MV Wakashio, apologized for the incident. Two of the ship's officers were arrested overnight on charges of endangering safe navigation.

Video: Iranian Forces Board Liberian-flagged Tanker in International Waters

Video: Iranian Forces Board Liberian-flagged Tanker in International Waters

The United States military on Wednesday said that Iranian forces had boarded a civilian vessel in international waters in the Gulf.The U.S. military's Central Command released a grainy black-and-white video on Twitter showing a helicopter near a large ship."Today in international waters, Iranian forces, including two ships and an Iranian 'Sea King' helicopter

Nigeria Convicts First Pirates Under New Maritime Law

Nigeria Convicts First Pirates Under New Maritime Law

A Nigerian court made the first convictions under a new anti-piracy law, giving hope to the world's shipping fleets that legal reforms will help stem rising attacks in the Gulf of Guinea.The three men fined by the court in Port Harcourt, Nigeria's oil hub, on Tuesday were among nine accused of hijacking the tanker MV Elobey VI off Equatorial Guinea in March and securing a $200

Nigeria Imposes Cargo Vessel Restrictions to Curb Coronavirus Spread

Nigeria Imposes Cargo Vessel Restrictions to Curb Coronavirus Spread

Nigeria will only allow cargo vessels that have been at sea for more than two weeks to dock in its ports to prevent the spread of coronavirus, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Thursday.Health experts fear a widespread outbreak in Africa's most populous country of 200 million people which could overwhelm its creaking healthcare system.

Seattle Cancels Two Cruise Calls Amid Coronavirs Outbreak

Seattle Cancels Two Cruise Calls Amid Coronavirs Outbreak

The Port of Seattle announced Wednesday that it has canceled two cruise ship calls to help curb the spread of the novel coronoavirus.“This region is in a public health emergency and we will cancel the first two sailings of our cruise season,” said Port of Seattle Commission President Peter Steinbrueck. “The health, safety, and wellbeing of our residents is our top priority.