JANICE E. STRAIT

  • General
    • Vessel Name : JANICE E. STRAIT
    • Operator : WESTERN RIVERS BOAT MANAGEMENT, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 7200
  • Location
    • City : ALTON
    • STATE : IL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 750
  • Size
    • Register length : 184.4 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 45.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 184.4 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 45.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 11.7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8.5 Feet
    • Height : 40 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1955
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 270759

WESTERN RIVERS BOAT MANAGEMENT, INC.

  • Area of Operation : ALL WESTERN RIVERS
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING DRY GOODS

BRITNEY LEE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. BILL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. JOHNNY COE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. WHITEY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

COWBOY CARL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KENDELL BRIE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LUXORA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LYDIA MARIE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS ABBY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS DOROTHY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS JANICE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS NATALIE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS NELDA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MR. CHUCK

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MR. JASON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MR. LEWIS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RACHELLE MARIE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WILLIAM E. STRAIT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

OU

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Denmark Seeks to Stop Shadow Tanker Fleet Carrying Russian Oil

Denmark Seeks to Stop Shadow Tanker Fleet Carrying Russian Oil

Denmark is considering ways to stop a so-called shadow fleet of tankers from carrying Russian oil through the Baltic Sea, the Nordic country said on Monday, triggering a sharp response from Moscow's diplomats who said any such move would be unacceptable.Russia sends about a third of its seaborne oil exports, or 1.

Broker Howden Launches Red Sea Cargo War Insurance as Ship Risks Surge

Broker Howden Launches Red Sea Cargo War Insurance as Ship Risks Surge

Howden has started offering war risk cargo insurance to cover vessels sailing through the Red Sea against drone and missile attacks as geopolitical tensions escalate in the region, the UK-based insurance broker told Reuters on Tuesday.The cost of insuring a seven-day Red Sea voyage has risen by hundreds of thousands of dollars since Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthis began attacking shipping in the

Iran Says It Can Close Strait of Hormuz

Iran Says It Can Close Strait of Hormuz

The commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guard's navy said on Tuesday Israel's presence in the United Arab Emirates was viewed as a threat by Tehran and it could close the Strait of Hormuz if deemed necessary.Iran has threatened to retaliate for suspected Israeli airstrikes on its consulate in Syria's capital on April 1 that killed seven Revolutionary Guards officers including two senior commanders

UK-Registered Ship Reported Under Attack in Bab al-Mandab Strait

UK-Registered Ship Reported Under Attack in Bab al-Mandab Strait

A UK-registered cargo ship reported being under attack in the Bab al-Mandab Strait off Yemen on Sunday, said British maritime security firm Ambrey, while UK Maritime Trade Operations agency reported crew abandoning a ship off Yemen after an explosion.Ambrey said on Sunday that a Belize-flagged

Maersk Says Containership En Route to Saudi Arabia was Targeted by Missile

Maersk Says Containership En Route to Saudi Arabia was Targeted by Missile

Danish shipping company A.P. Moller-Maersk said on Thursday its container ship Maersk Gibraltar was targeted by a missile while traveling from Salalah, Oman, to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and that the crew and vessel were reported safe.It was not immediately clear if the missile had struck the vessel or not.

Denmark Could Block Tankers with Russian Oil from Reaching Markets - FT

Denmark Could Block Tankers with Russian Oil from Reaching Markets - FT

Denmark will be tasked with inspecting and potentially blocking tankers carrying Russian oil through its waters under new European Union plans, the Financial Times reported on Wednesday, citing three unidentified sources.Russia sends about a third of its seaborne oil exports, or 1.

Tanzania Inks Deals with DP World to Operate Dar es Salaam Port Berths

Tanzania Inks Deals with DP World to Operate Dar es Salaam Port Berths

Tanzania on Sunday signed agreements with Dubai state-owned ports operator DP World to operate part of the Dar es Salaam port for 30 years, a deal that has previously been opposed by Tanzania opposition and rights groups.Plasduce Mbossa, director general of state-owned Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) which currently manages the port

Strait of Hormuz: The World's Most Important Oil Artery

Strait of Hormuz: The World's Most Important Oil Artery

The Israel-Hamas war has raised the spectre of a wider regional conflict which could embroil Iran and other regional factions.Analysts and market observers say the conflict could prompt the United States to tighten sanctions on Iran, which may spur Tehran to take retaliatory action against ships in the Strait in Hormuz.

Three Bulk Carriers Robbed in Singapore Strait

Three Bulk Carriers Robbed in Singapore Strait

Three bulk carriers were robbed in the Singapore Strait earlier this week, a Singapore-based regional maritime security centre on Friday. One of the busiest commercial waterways in the world has seen a spike in piracy in recent years. The incidents of "petty crime" happened between Aug 8-9, when the ships were in the Phillip Channel in the Singapore Strait, said the Information Fusion Centre

US Could Offer Armed Troops to Commercial Vessels in Strait of Hormuz

US Could Offer Armed Troops to Commercial Vessels in Strait of Hormuz

The United States could soon offer to put armed sailors and Marines on commercial ships traveling through the Gulf's Strait of Hormuz, two U.S. officials said on Thursday, amid alleged attempts by Iran to hijack ships in international waters.The Pentagon last month sent additional F-35 and F-16 fighter jets along with a warship to the Middle East in a bid to monitor key waterways in the region

Russia Blocks Cargo Vessel Transits Through the Kerch Strait

Russia Blocks Cargo Vessel Transits Through the Kerch Strait

The movement of cargo vessels through the Kerch Strait has been suspended by Russian authorities since July 16 following drone attacks on the Crimean port of Sevastopol, two industry sources told Reuters.Russia's defense ministry said its forces had prevented Ukraine from attacking Sevastopol on Sunday, destroying seven aerial and two maritime drones."Navigation is already idle for the third day.

Piracy Is Heating Up In Key Hotspots

Piracy Is Heating Up In Key Hotspots

Reported incidents of piracy and attacks on vessels are on the rise in key hotspot areas such as the Gulf of Guinea and Singapore Straits.Sixty-five incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships were recorded globally in the first half of 2023, an increase from 58 incidents for the same period in 2022, according to a mid-year report from the ICC International Maritime Bureau (IMB).