LAKE CHARLES

  • General
    • Vessel Name : LAKE CHARLES
    • Operator : 3214000
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2000
  • Location
    • City : NEW ORLEANS
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 131
  • Size
    • Register length : 75.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 28 Feet
    • Overall Length : 81 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 28 Feet
    • Load draft : 10 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7 Feet
    • Height : 42 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1990
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 689157

CMS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CTN

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DB

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DJA

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HJL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LDA

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MAXIMUS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

OCEANUS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PROMETHEUS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ULYSSES

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WH

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CBC

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

CBX

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CBY

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BULL CALF

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAROLINE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHOCTAW

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

COUSHATTA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ELIZABETH HUGER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ELIZABETH LANE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ELLY LANE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

EUGENIE J. HUGER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

HAMILTON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

INNOVATOR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

INTEGRITY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOSEPH MERRICK JONES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KILLIAN L. HUGER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LAINEY JONES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LIBERTY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LUKE BURTON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LYDIA E CAMPBELL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARIAN HAGESTAD

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY LUCY LANE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MERRICK JONES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NED MERRICK

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SPIRIT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUSAN J. GUNDLACH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUSAN L STALL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WALTER HAGESTAD

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE CMS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CBC MIAMI

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CBC SAVANNAH

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CBL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CCL

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

SMC

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

WTB

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

News

Second Jones Act Waiver Granted to Citgo After Colonial Outage

Second Jones Act Waiver Granted to Citgo After Colonial Outage

The Biden administration granted oil refiner Citgo Petroleum a maritime shipping waiver allowing it to move fuel between U.S. ports on a foreign flagged vessel, two sources told Reuters on Friday, making it the second company to secure one this week.The waivers are intended to help ease distribution of fuel after a major pipeline serving the U.S.

Ever Given Grounding Spurs Suez Canal Expansion Plans

Ever Given Grounding Spurs Suez Canal Expansion Plans

The Suez Canal Authority (SCA) plans to expand and deepen the southern stretch of the waterway where a containership became jammed and blocked traffic for six days in March, Chairman Osama Rabie said in a televised address on Tuesday.Rabie presented the plan at an event attended by Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, who indicated that the project should be completed in 24 months at most.

Car Carrier Grounds Near Cape Charles

Car Carrier Grounds Near Cape Charles

A 760-foot car carrier vessel ran aground in the Chesapeake Bay, on Tuesday, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Virginia received a report that the Norwegian-flagged Tirranna ran aground near the Cape Charles Anchorage at approximately 3:30 a.m. The vessel was heading southbound on its way from Baltimore to Savannah, Ga.

Swiss Passenger Vessel Serving as Vaccine 'Shot Ship' for Lakeside Towns

Swiss Passenger Vessel Serving as Vaccine 'Shot Ship' for Lakeside Towns

An 89-year-old passenger ship, out of commission due to the coronavirus pandemic, was repurposed on Tuesday as a COVID-19 vaccination center for thousands of residents from cities on Lake Constance.The 500-passenger MS Thurgau normally carries tourists and commuters between German and Swiss cities on Europe’s third-largest lake.

Video: Interlake Steamship's New Laker Floated Out

Video: Interlake Steamship's New Laker Floated Out

The first new U.S.-flagged Great Lakes bulk carrier to be built in more than 35 years was launched at Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding in Sturgeon Bay, Wis. on December 17.Scheduled for completion in mid-2022, the Interlake Steamship Company's new River-Class, self-unloading bulk carrier Mark W. Barker is believed to be the first ship for U.S. Great Lakes service built on the Great Lakes since 1983.

Great Lakes Group: Venerable & Versatile

Great Lakes Group: Venerable & Versatile

“…We have built our reputation job by job, boat by boat, and tow by tow, and we intend to continue to do so.”The Great Lakes Towing Company (GLT) and the Great Lakes Shipyard are core businesses within The Great Lakes Group of Companies, based in Cleveland, on the Old River, a shipping channel that runs west from where the Cuyahoga River meets Lake Erie.

SEACOR to Go Private in $1 Billion Deal

SEACOR to Go Private in $1 Billion Deal

Florida-based transportation and logistics firm SEACOR Holdings Inc announced Monday it has entered into a deal with private equity firm American Industrial Partners (AIP) to take the company private in an all-cash transaction valuing it at about $1 billion, including net debt.SEACOR said New York-based AIP will commence a tender offer to buy all its outstanding shares at $41.

Oil Firms Restoring Output as Hurricane Exits Gulf of Mexico

Oil Firms Restoring Output as Hurricane Exits Gulf of Mexico

U.S. energy companies were returning workers and restarting operations at storm-swept production facilities along the U.S. Gulf Coast on Sunday, two days after Hurricane Delta barreled through the area.Chevron Corp, Royal Dutch Shell Plc and BHP Group were returning workers to production platforms in the U.S.-regulated northern Gulf of Mexico, the companies said.

US Energy Exports Severely Disrupted by Hurricane Laura

US Energy Exports Severely Disrupted by Hurricane Laura

Oil and gas exports from the United States have been severely disrupted by Hurricane Laura, with nearly a million barrels per day (bpd) of crude exports likely reduced this week by closures of U.S. Gulf Coast terminals and disruptions at ports.The hurricane also temporarily suspended operations at several liquefied natural gas (LNG) facilities in the world’s third largest exporter of the

Port of Houston Reopens as Hurricane Closure Lifted

Port of Houston Reopens as Hurricane Closure Lifted

The Port of Houston, the United States' largest energy export port, began reopening to commercial shipping on Thursday after a day-long closure due to Hurricane Laura, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Ports along the Texas and Louisiana coasts were closed as the Category 4 hurricane churned up the Gulf of Mexico and went ashore in Cameron, Louisiana, early Thursday.

Video: Ships Collide Head on in the Welland Canal

Video: Ships Collide Head on in the Welland Canal

Canadian officials are investigating a collision between two general cargo vessels in the Welland Canal in southern Ontario.The 138-meter Alanis and the 136-meter Florence Spirit collided Saturday while traveling opposite directions in the ship canal connecting Lake Ontario and Lake Erie. The ships are flagged in Antigua Barbuda and Canada repetitively.

Video: Keel Laid For First New US-flag Laker in Decades

Video: Keel Laid For First New US-flag Laker in Decades

A keel laying ceremony on Tuesday marked the official start of assembly on the first new U.S.-flagged Great Lakes bulk carrier to be built in more than 35 years.During the ceremony held by The Interlake Steamship Company and Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding, (FBS) the keel was laid within the shipyard’s large graving dock in Sturgeon Bay, Wis.