KATIE ANN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : KATIE ANN
    • Operator : SUNFLOWER ENTERPRISES, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1200
  • Location
    • City : DUBUQUE
    • STATE : IA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 48
  • Size
    • Register length : 65 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 24 Feet
    • Overall Length : 65 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24 Feet
    • Load draft : 8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8 Feet
    • Height : 16 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 2001
    • Year : 2001
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 288474
    • REBLT : *

SUNFLOWER ENTERPRISES, LLC

  • Area of Operation : WESTERN RIVERS
  • Principal Commodity : MARINE CONSTRUCTION

ERNIE D

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KAW

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MICHAEL G

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SCARLETT RIVER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BH1

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BILLY D

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HMT

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LUKE HAYES

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MSC

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

N

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Offshore Wind Vessels Get 'Vessel of National Interest' Designation by U.S. MARAD

Offshore Wind Vessels Get 'Vessel of National Interest' Designation by U.S. MARAD

The U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD) last Friday designated offshore wind vessels as vessels of national interest making them eligible for financial support through the Title XI Federal Ship Financing Program (Title XI). The Federal Ship Financing Program - commonly referred to as "Title XI" based on the part of the Merchant Marine Act of 1936 that established the program - provides for a

Ann Phillips Sworn In As MARAD Administrator

Ann Phillips Sworn In As MARAD Administrator

The U.S. Department of Transportation announced that Rear Admiral (Rear Adm.) Ann Phillips, USN, Ret., has been confirmed and sworn in as the 20th Administrator of the Maritime Administration (MARAD). Nominated by President Biden on October 21, 2021, Rear Adm. Phillips was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on May 10, 2022. She is the first woman to lead MARAD as administrator.

Ann Phillips Confirmed as Next MARAD Administrator

Ann Phillips Confirmed as Next MARAD Administrator

The U.S. Senate on Tuesday confirmed Ann C. Phillips as Administrator of the U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD), filling a position that has been left vacant at the Department of Transportation (DOT) since January 2021. Phillips was confirmed by a vote of 75-22.Phillips, a retired U.S.

U.S. Navy: DDG(X) is a Large Surface Combatant with Room to Grow

U.S. Navy: DDG(X) is a Large Surface Combatant with Room to Grow

“DDG-51 hull form is maxed out in nearly every mission area.  Meanwhile, the threat marches on.”Rear Adm. Paul Schlise, director for surface warfareThe U.S. Navy’s highly successful USS Arleigh Burke (DDG 51) surface combatant program is still going strong and growing in capability.  Nearly 40 years later, new ships are still being built.

Biden Appoints Ann Phillips as MARAD Administrator

Biden Appoints Ann Phillips as MARAD Administrator

President Joe Biden intends to nominate Ann Phillips to serve as Administrator of the U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD) at the Department of Transportation (DOT), the White House announced Thursday. The position has been vacant since Mark Buzby resigned from the role in the wake of the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol in January.If confirmed, Phillips, a retired U.S.

Norwegian Cruise Ship Detects Probable Case of Omicron Variant

Norwegian Cruise Ship Detects Probable Case of Omicron Variant

A probable case of the Omicron variant has been identified in a crew member of a Norwegian Cruise ship that reached New Orleans on Sunday after detecting COVID-19 among some crew and guests, the Louisiana Department of Health said.The probable case was found among 10 people who tested positive for the virus on Saturday, the health agency said in a tweet on Sunday.

Feds Struggle to Address  Supply Chain Capacity Issues

Feds Struggle to Address Supply Chain Capacity Issues

The Biden Administration’s struggles to alleviate supply chain capacity issues appear to be continuing with no end in sight. Part of the issue arises from the Administration’s limited focus on ports and another part arises from Congressional stalemates. Could the much-needed beltway leadership on these issues come in the form of the newly-tapped Maritime Administrator?Biden focuses on ports to

US Names New Members to Maritime Transportation System National Advisory Committee

US Names New Members to Maritime Transportation System National Advisory Committee

U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg this week announced the appointment of 25 new members to the Maritime Transportation System National Advisory Committee (MTSNAC). The MTSNAC Charter will advise the Secretary, through the Maritime Administration (MARAD) Administrator, on ways to identify and address impediments hindering the effective use of short sea transportation.

WRDA 3rd Hearing: Members Promote Home Projects

WRDA 3rd Hearing: Members Promote Home Projects

The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Water Resources and Environment Subcommittee, held a third Water Resources and Development Act (WRDA) hearing on March 16, providing a chance for Representatives to seek local project funding.Committee Chairman Peter DeFazio (OR-4), in opening remarks, noted large recent spending increases for water projects, e.g.

Carnival Cruise Line to Ease Mask Mandate for Passengers

Carnival Cruise Line to Ease Mask Mandate for Passengers

Carnival Cruise Line plans to make masks optional for its guests from March 1 after the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) eased its warnings for cruise ships, the company said in a statement late on Friday.The company said masks would be recommended but not required."There may, however, be certain venues and events where masks will be required," Carnival said in the statement.

Tugboat Crew Member Medevaced off Galveston

Tugboat Crew Member Medevaced off Galveston

An ailing mariner was medically evacuated from an articulated tug and barge approximately 65 miles off Galveston, Texas, Monday, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston received a call at about 4 p.m. from the 116-foot U.S.-flagged tugboat Leigh Ann Moran stating a 60-year-old crew member was ailing and disoriented.

Nichols Brothers Delivers Fourth Tug to Foss

Nichols Brothers Delivers Fourth Tug to Foss

Nichols Brothers Boat Builders (NBBB) said it has delivered the final vessel in a series of four new tugs for Foss Maritime.The ASD-90 tractor tugs Jamie Ann, Sarah Avrick, Leisa Florence and Rachael Allen were completed and delivered between April 2020 and June 2021. Foss, a division of the Saltchuk company, will station two of the vessels in Los Angeles/Long Beach