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

USS Nevada Shipwreck Located

USS Nevada Shipwreck Located

The wreck of one of the U.S. Navy's longest serving battleships has been found 15,400 feet beneath the surface about 65 nautical miles southwest of Pearl Harbor, researchers said Monday.The USS Nevada (BB-36), which served in two world wars over the course of a career that spanned more than three and a half decades, was discovered by underwater and terrestrial archaeology firm SEARCH, Inc.

OPEC, Russia Approve Biggest-Ever Oil Cut to Support Prices

OPEC, Russia Approve Biggest-Ever Oil Cut to Support Prices

OPEC and allies led by Russia agreed on Sunday to a record cut in output to prop up oil prices amid the coronavirus pandemic in an unprecedented deal with fellow oil nations, including the United States, that could curb global oil supply by 20%. Measures to slow the spread of the coronavirus have destroyed demand for fuel and driven down oil prices

OPEC+ Outlines Record Oil Production Cut; Mexico Balks

OPEC+ Outlines Record Oil Production Cut; Mexico Balks

OPEC, Russia and other allies outlined plans on Thursday to cut their oil output by more than a fifth and said they expected the United States and other producers to join in their effort to prop up prices hammered by the coronavirus crisis.But the group, known as OPEC+, said a final agreement was dependent on Mexico signing up to the pact after it balked at the production cuts it was asked to

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.

Obituary: George R. Duclos, 1933-2020

Obituary: George R. Duclos, 1933-2020

George Raymond Duclos, age 86, died peacefully on February 15, 2020 surrounded by his family. The son of the late Raymond and Albertine (Bertha Chenard) Duclos.  Born in 1933 in Fall River, MA, George spent most of his life in Westport, MA spending summers on the Watuppa Pond and moving to the Pond permanently in the 1960's.

Profiles in Training: Staten Island Ferries

Profiles in Training: Staten Island Ferries

When James C. DeSimone, Deputy Commissioner, Ferry Division, New York City Department of Transportation, signed on to run the Staten Island Ferries in 2003, the organization was still in the aftermath of one of the most significant accidents in its history: the ferry Andrew J. Barberi allision of October 2003, an accident which included a number of fatalities and serious injuries.

@ 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.

Maritime Schools Must Prep for Offshore Wind Jobs

Maritime Schools Must Prep for Offshore Wind Jobs

The offshore wind industry in the United States is growing exponentially, with multiple projects in the development stages off of the Atlantic coast. The total megawatt capacity of U.S. offshore wind farms is anticipated to reach 22,000 by 2030 and 43,000 by 2050. To support this growth, U.S. Department of Energy reports estimate over 40,000 new jobs will be created by 2030.

Prepare Now for 40,000 Offshore Wind Jobs

Prepare Now for 40,000 Offshore Wind Jobs

The offshore wind industry in the United States is growing exponentially, with multiple projects in the development stages off of the Atlantic coast. The total megawatt capacity of U.S. offshore wind farms is anticipated to reach 22,000 by 2030 and 43,000 by 2050. To support this growth, U.S. Department of Energy reports estimate over 40,000 new jobs will be created by 2030.

FLNG Project Count Hits 20

FLNG Project Count Hits 20

Finance — or at least project economics based on long-term commodity prices — appear to be factors limiting a surge in investments in floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) a new study by U.S.-based numbers cruncher, World Energy Reports, revealed Monday.Among a growing count of floating producers in the planning stage, some are destined to become FLNG

Ship Paint: NRL Pigment Package Slows Discoloration

Ship Paint: NRL Pigment Package Slows Discoloration

A pigment package designed by the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) to slow discoloration of the exterior coating on surface ships has started to make its way into the fleet and is producing early, positive results.NRL researchers created the pigment combination to satisfy the fleet requirement for the Navy standard "haze gray" paint that will remain color stable for longer than current