LITTLE RED

  • General
    • Vessel Name : LITTLE RED
    • Operator : HOLLIDAY SAND & GRAVEL CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 470
  • Location
    • City : PITTSBURG
    • STATE : KS
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 11
  • Size
    • Register length : 38.8 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 12.7 Feet
    • Overall Length : 38.8 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 12.7 Feet
    • Load draft : 4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3.5 Feet
    • Height : 14.4 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1964
    • EQUIP1 : 2 10-TON WINCHES
    • Coast Guard Number : 298218

HOLLIDAY SAND & GRAVEL CO.

  • Area of Operation : MISSOURI RIVER MILE 350 - 459
  • Principal Commodity : SAND

CHOUTEAU

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAKOTA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

EDWARD PERRY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

FAIRFAX

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIBLEY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CATHY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HSG

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Ship Insurers Primed to Raise Rates After Red Sea Attacks

Ship Insurers Primed to Raise Rates After Red Sea Attacks

Insurers are set to raise the cost of providing cover for merchant ships through the Red Sea after a series of incidents that have hit vessels around Saudi Arabian waters, industry sources said.The possibility of more attacks on commercial shipping carrying oil and commodities through these waterways is growing after the outgoing U.S.

Interpol Issues Red Notices for Ship Captain, Owner Over Beirut Blast

Interpol Issues Red Notices for Ship Captain, Owner Over Beirut Blast

Interpol has issued red notices for the captain and owner of the ship that carried the chemicals which devastated Beirut in an explosion in August, killing 200 people, Lebanon’s state media said.Five months since one of the biggest non-nuclear blasts on record, big questions remain about the ammonium nitrate that detonated after being stored at the port for years.

Croatia's Floating LNG Terminal Starts Operations

Croatia's Floating LNG Terminal Starts Operations

Croatia's liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal on the northern Adriatic island of Krk began operations on Friday amid the first delivery of gas, said the company which runs the unit."LNG tanker Tristar Ruby anchored with 143,000 cubic meters of gas which signifies the beginning of the commercial use of the terminal," LNG Hrvatska director Hrvoje Krhen told the state news agency Hina.

Houthis Approve UN Plan to Assess Decaying Oil Tanker off Yemen

Houthis Approve UN Plan to Assess Decaying Oil Tanker off Yemen

Houthi authorities in Yemen have given long-awaited approval for a United Nations plan to visit and assess a deteriorating oil tanker off Yemen's coast that is threatening to spill 1.1 million barrels of crude oil into the Red Sea.Staff and equipment could be expected to arrive at the tanker by late January or early February, U.N. spokesman Stephane Dujarric told reporters on Tuesday.

Oil Tanker Hit by Explosion at Saudi Terminal

Oil Tanker Hit by Explosion at Saudi Terminal

An explosion damaged a Greek-managed tanker at a Saudi Arabian terminal on the Red Sea just north of the Yemeni border, the ship's manager said on Wednesday, in an attack confirmed by Saudi Arabia.In a statement published by state media, the Saudi-led coalition fighting the Houthis in Yemen said a commercial vessel suffered minor damage from shrapnel in what it described as a foiled terrorist

Video: US Warship Aids Iranian Mariners in Distress

Video: US Warship Aids Iranian Mariners in Distress

The U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer USS Winston S. Churchill (DDG 81) provided assistance to an Iranian-flagged dhow in distress in the Arabian Sea, October 15.While operating under Combined Maritime Forces (CMF), Churchill received signal from the motor vessel via flashing light that it was in distress.

UN Access to Decaying Yemen Tanker Could Take Weeks

UN Access to Decaying Yemen Tanker Could Take Weeks

A United Nations team will have to wait several weeks to access a deteriorating tanker off Yemen's shore that is threatening to spill 1.1 million barrels of crude oil in the Red Sea, two U.N. sources told Reuters.The United Nations has warned that the Safer, stranded since 2015, could spill four times as much oil as the 1989 Exxon Valdez disaster near Alaska

'Oil Spot' Reported Near Decaying Tanker off Yemen

'Oil Spot' Reported Near Decaying Tanker off Yemen

Saudi Arabia warned the U.N. Security Council on Wednesday that an "oil spot" had been seen in a shipping transit area 31 miles (50 km) west of a decaying tanker that is threatening to spill 1.1 million barrels of crude oil off the coast of Yemen.The Safer tanker has been stranded off Yemen's Red Sea oil terminal of Ras Issa for more than five years.

Shipping Community Beware; Sanctions Scrutiny is Stepping up a Gear

Shipping Community Beware; Sanctions Scrutiny is Stepping up a Gear

Earlier this year, The U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), and the U.S. Coast Guard issued a new advisory to provide those engaged or involved in trade in the maritime industry with further information and tools to counter illicit shipping and sanctions evasion.The advisory is representative of the U.S.

Saudi-led Alliance Destroys Explosive Boats in the Red Sea

Saudi-led Alliance Destroys Explosive Boats in the Red Sea

The Saudi-led military coalition fighting the Iran-aligned Houthi group in Yemen destroyed two explosive-laden boats in the Red Sea on Thursday, its spokesman said.The two remotely controlled boats belonged to Houthi forces and were threatening navigation, his statement carried on Saudi state news agency SPA said.They were destroyed 6 km (3.

COVID-19: Maritime and Coastguard Agency Issues "Unprecedented Exemption" for Car Ferry

COVID-19: Maritime and Coastguard Agency Issues "Unprecedented Exemption" for Car Ferry

MCA grants temporary ability for Red Funnel passengers to remain in vehicles on select crossingsRed Funnel worked with the U.K. Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) to identify exceptional solutions to support the government’s social distancing guidance in response to COVID-19 and respond to passengers’ requests to remain in vehicles during crossings.

Red and White and Green All Over

Red and White and Green All Over

INSIGHTS: Thomas C. Escher, Chairman, Red and White FleetIn 1960, Tom Escher, the grandson of the founder and now the current owner, started working as a sweeper and a mechanics helper on the Red and White vessels. In 1997, Escher purchased the Red and White Fleet, becoming the third generation of the family to own and operate the business.