LONG JOHN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : LONG JOHN
    • Operator : BUBBA'S MARINE CONSTRUCTION, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 476
  • Location
    • City : WHEELER DAM
    • STATE : AL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 24
  • Size
    • Register length : 39.4 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 15.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 45 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 15.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4 Feet
    • Height : 17 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1966
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 505065

BUBBA'S MARINE CONSTRUCTION, LLC

  • Area of Operation : WILSON, WHEELER, AND PICKWICK LAKES
  • Principal Commodity : SCAFFOLDS, TOOLS, WELDERS, CRANE

SHORT JOHN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TVA

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WORK BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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Congress: Short-term Funding Decisions Create Long-term Domestic and National Security Issues

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US Navy Takes Delivery of USNS John Lewis (T-AO 205)

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Iran Said It Seized a Ship Smuggling Fuel

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Nashville-based Ingram Marine Group, one of the largest barging companies in the U.S., announced Monday that David O’Loughlin will retire from his role as CEO. He will be succeeded by John Roberts, the company’s current chief operating officer, who will take the helm as the new president and CEO on February 1.