GEORGE LEAVELL

  • General
    • Vessel Name : GEORGE LEAVELL
    • Operator : WEPFER MARINE OF CALVERT CITY, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1000
  • Location
    • City : CALVERT CITY
    • STATE : KY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 59
  • Size
    • Register length : 54 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 21 Feet
    • Overall Length : 54 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 21 Feet
    • Load draft : 5.7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5.7 Feet
    • Height : 35 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1977
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 588535

WEPFER MARINE OF CALVERT CITY, LLC

  • Area of Operation : TENNESSEE RIVER SYSTEM - CALVERT CITY, KY
  • Principal Commodity : HARBOR FLEETING

ISAIAH CHIBB

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LARRY BARBER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

AT

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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Video: President Trump Visits Fincantieri Marinette Marine

Video: President Trump Visits Fincantieri Marinette Marine

President Donald Trump visited Fincantieri Marinette Marine Thursday following the Wisconsin shipyard’s recent contract award to design and build the U.S. Navy's first-in-class FFG(X) guided-missile frigate.The first U.S. president to visit the Marinette Marine shipyard, Trump toured the facilities where Freedom-class Littoral Combat Ships (LCS) are currently built and met with employees before

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USS Nevada Shipwreck Located

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Nigeria Imposes Cargo Vessel Restrictions to Curb Coronavirus Spread

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Staten Island Ferries: A "New York State of Mind"

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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.

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USS George Washington Overhaul 75% Complete

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The U.S. Navy's nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) reached the 75% completion point of the ship’s force work package.The warship entered dry dock at Newport News Shipbuilding in Virginia in August 2017 to start her fueling complex overhaul (RCOH) period, the sixth Nimitz-class carrier to undergo this major mid-life milestone.

Mussel Power: New Adhesives from Chem Start-up are Sea-Inspired

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Greece: No Request Yet from Iranian Tanker to Dock

Greece: No Request Yet from Iranian Tanker to Dock

Greece said on Tuesday it had had no request for an oil tanker at the centre of a row between Iran and the U.S. to dock at one of its ports, as Washington warned Greece against helping the vessel.The Adrian Darya 1 - formerly the Grace 1 - left Gibraltar on Aug 18. Ship tracking data on Tuesday showed the vessel was heading to the Greek port of Kalamata on the southern coast of the Peloponnese