KEN CLARK

  • General
    • Vessel Name : KEN CLARK
    • Operator : WESTERN MARINE CONSTRUCTION, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Open Dry Cargo Barge
    • Vessel Type : Open Hopper Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : JUNEAU
    • STATE : AK
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 372
    • Full Load Capacity : 800 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 130 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 31 Feet
    • Overall Length : 130 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 31 Feet
    • Load draft : 10 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2.5 Feet
    • Height : 7.6 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2000
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1103730

WESTERN MARINE CONSTRUCTION, INC.

  • Area of Operation : ALL WASHINGTON AND ALASKA WATERS AND PORTS
  • Principal Commodity : CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT; DREDGE MATERIALS AND ROCK AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS AND CONSTRUCTION SUPPLIES TO / FROM CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS

WALDO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

STAN BOICE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SWINOMISH

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Texas Beefs Up Security with New RHIBs

Texas Beefs Up Security with New RHIBs

The state of Texas is putting into service a fleet of new, highly capable patrol boats as it works to detect, disrupt and deter criminal activity along the Rio Grande."Now, more than ever, it is imperative that our law enforcement officers and Texas National Guard soldiers adopt innovative solutions

Maritime Communications: Easier, Faster, Cheaper

Maritime Communications: Easier, Faster, Cheaper

In November 2021, GTMaritime published a white paper: “Maritime Communications - A look over the horizon.” The report, available here, is built around three broad Sections – 1. “Basics of marine Communications;” 2. “The connected ship;” and 3. “Special services.”Then, each Section presents a closer look at various topics.

Recovery, Resilience and Demand Shifts to Drive Inland Waterway Cargo Flows

Recovery, Resilience and Demand Shifts to Drive Inland Waterway Cargo Flows

Waterway traffic is coming back. November 2021 saw 52.1 million tons moving on the U.S. inland waterway system, the highest monthly tonnage since October 2019, a few months before the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the shutdowns and stoppages of early 2020. Flows estimated by the Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS), part of the U.S.

Tidewater to Expand Columbia River Barge Service

Tidewater to Expand Columbia River Barge Service

Tidewater Barge Lines, Inc will expand its regional barge service on the Columbia River after being awarded grant funding from the U.S. Department Maritime Administration (MARAD).The $4,168,759 from MARAD, combined with nearly $2 million in matching funds from Tidewater, will provide two new low and zero emission cranes that will enable the loading of additional solid waste containers on barges

MARAD Awards Nearly $39 Million in Marine Highway Grants

MARAD Awards Nearly $39 Million in Marine Highway Grants

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) awarded nearly $39 million in grants to 12 marine highway projects across the Nation under the America’s Marine Highway Program (AMHP). The funding will help expand marine highway services on the United States’ navigable waterways to reduce congestion, alleviate supply chain bottlenecks

U.S. EPA Revokes Permit for Phillips-Trafigura Bluewater Offshore Terminal

U.S. EPA Revokes Permit for Phillips-Trafigura Bluewater Offshore Terminal

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has revoked the pollution control permit of Bluewater Texas Terminal, according to a letter sent by the EPA to the offshore oil terminal, following objections from environmental groups.The terminal, jointly developed by refiner Phillips 66 and commodities trader Trafigura

Hornblower Gets Grant for Green Hydrogen Fueling Station

Hornblower Gets Grant for Green Hydrogen Fueling Station

Hornblower Group on Thursday announced its subsidiary Hornblower Energy has received an $8 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to design, construct and operate the first asset of its kind to produce green hydrogen through the use of hydroelectric power and dispense to ferry and maritime vessels in the United States.

Want to stop a Drug Smuggling Boat? Try out a High Power Microwave Weapon Systems

Want to stop a Drug Smuggling Boat? Try out a High Power Microwave Weapon Systems

Videos of U.S. military personnel stopping drug-smuggling boats are exhilarating and frightening. They are not Hollywood movies but real-life, dangerous encounters on the high seas. In each of those instances, the use of force applies.  The High Power Microwave (HPM) Weapon Systems Division at Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) makes those encounters safer for everyone

St. Johns Ship Building Names Ken Gentle VP of Repair

St. Johns Ship Building Names Ken Gentle VP of Repair

Palatka, Fla. shipbuilder St. Johns Ship Building on Tuesday announced it has appointed Ken Gentle to the position of vice president of repair.Gentle, who brings to the role more than 40 years of experience in marine repair, will lead the shipyard's production and project management teams who are tasked with repairing various types of vessels in both steel and aluminum.

Marine Forces Reserve Eyes a New Small Craft Mission

Marine Forces Reserve Eyes a New Small Craft Mission

Aligned with its Campaign Plan 2030 strategic themes, “relevant, ready and responsive,” Marine Forces Reserve (MFR) is pursuing the rapid acquisition of small expeditionary watercraft to provide capacity and platforms in support of Service-level Force Design 2030 experimentation efforts.

St. Charles County Port Authority Gets Grants for River Terminal Infrastructure

St. Charles County Port Authority Gets Grants for River Terminal Infrastructure

The St. Charles County Port Authority said it has secured $3.5 million in funding to improve the river terminal in the City of St. Charles and at Klondike Park near Augusta, Mo.The funding comes a year and a half after formal organization of the Port Authority’s Board of Commissioners. County Councilman Mike Elam, District 3.

AWO Elects Blessey Marine Services' Clark Todd as Chairman

AWO Elects Blessey Marine Services' Clark Todd as Chairman

Clark Todd, president and chief operating officer of Blessey Marine Services, was elected chairman of the American Waterways Operators (AWO) as members of the national tugboat, towboat and barge industry association elected new leaders during a group meeting last week. Todd succeeds outgoing chairman Del Wilkins, president, Illinois Marine Towing, Inc.