G.L. ROBERTS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : G.L. ROBERTS
    • Operator : INDUSTRIAL MARINE (X-NKG MARINE)
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 600
  • Location
    • City : SHAWNEE TOWN
    • STATE : IL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 55
    • Full Load Capacity : 5 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 75 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22 Feet
    • Overall Length : 75 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22 Feet
    • Load draft : 5.7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3 Feet
    • Height : 22 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 1999
    • Year : 1999
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 270233
    • REBLT : *

INDUSTRIAL MARINE (X-NKG MARINE)

  • Area of Operation : MILE 858 TO MILE 882 OHIO RIVER (BARGE REPAIR ONLY)
  • Principal Commodity : NONE

CAPTAIN SAM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JAMES L MARTIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GD

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

R

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Marine News' Top Boats of 2021

Marine News' Top Boats of 2021

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Interview: Will Roberts, President, Foss Maritime

Interview: Will Roberts, President, Foss Maritime

Will Roberts joined Seattle-based Foss Maritime in 2017 as chief commercial officer, and in 2018 he was named chief operating officer. Prior to joining Foss, Roberts held a number of leadership roles for marine systems and services provider Rolls-Royce, rising to senior vice president, customer and services–Americas. A U.S.

Drones, Navies, Attack Boats: Will They be Enough to Tackle the World's Latest Piracy Hotspot?

Drones, Navies, Attack Boats: Will They be Enough to Tackle the World's Latest Piracy Hotspot?

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Foss to Operate Autonomous Harbor Tug

Foss to Operate Autonomous Harbor Tug

Foss Maritime’s newest vessel will be the first U.S.-flag harbor tug to integrate autonomous systems in real-world commercial operations.Launched on April 29 and scheduled for delivery in May 2021, the newly built 90-ton bollard pull Rachael Allen—the fourth in a series of ASD-90 Z-drive tractor tugs being built at Nichols Brothers Boat Builders, in Freeland, Wash.

A Favorable Fetch for US Offshore Wind

A Favorable Fetch for US Offshore Wind

Offshore wind caught a favorable gust with the 2020 election of Joe Biden, and the following breeze from the early 2021 reconfiguration of the U.S. Senate toward Democrats. Though widely touted as a growth engine for maritime businesses (as well as shoreside trades), the latter years of the Trump administration seemed to see delay after delay.

Report: Baker Hughes, 17 Other Firms Quit Nord Stream 2 Pipeline Project to Avoid Sanctions

Report: Baker Hughes, 17 Other Firms Quit Nord Stream 2 Pipeline Project to Avoid Sanctions

Baker Hughes Co and AXA Group and 16 other companies recently quit work on Russia’s Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline and will not be sanctioned, according to a document the Biden administration sent to Congress last week which was seen by Reuters.Russian energy company Gazprom and its western partners are racing to build the pipeline to take Russian gas to Germany under the Baltic Sea

Inside Cruise Shipping's Fight for Survival

Inside Cruise Shipping's Fight for Survival

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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.

US Maritime Industry Praises Biden's 'Buy American' Order

US Maritime Industry Praises Biden's 'Buy American' Order

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U.S. Readying Fresh Round of Sanctions Against Nord Stream 2 Pipeline

U.S. Readying Fresh Round of Sanctions Against Nord Stream 2 Pipeline

The United States is urging European allies and private companies to halt work that could help build the Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline and is preparing wider sanctions on the Russian project in coming weeks, senior Trump administration officials said on Wednesday.The outgoing Trump administration is readying a fresh round of congressionally mandated sanctions “in the very near future” that

VIDEO: Floating Offshore Wind: Opportunities & Challenges

VIDEO: Floating Offshore Wind: Opportunities & Challenges

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DNV GL Suspends Nord Stream 2 Pipeline Work for Fear of U.S. Sanctions

DNV GL Suspends Nord Stream 2 Pipeline Work for Fear of U.S. Sanctions

Norway's risk management and quality assurance firm DNV GL has suspended work on the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project led by Russia's Gazprom for fear of being sanctioned by the United States, it said on Thursday.Nord Stream 2 runs alongside the existing Nord Stream pipeline in the Baltic Sea and is designed to boost the amount of Russian gas that can be shipped to Europe without having to go