MERRICK JONES

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MERRICK JONES
    • Operator : 3214000
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 6000
  • Location
    • City : NEW ORLEANS
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 350
  • Size
    • Register length : 128 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 42 Feet
    • Overall Length : 140 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 42 Feet
    • Load draft : 9.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 9.5 Feet
    • Height : 43 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1975
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 566729

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

LAKE CHARLES

  • 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

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

US Maritime Industry Praises Biden's 'Buy American' Order

US Maritime Industry Praises Biden's 'Buy American' Order

President Joe Biden on Monday signed an executive order aiming to use government spending to strengthen domestic manufacturing and create markets for new technologies, in a move widely praised by America's maritime industry.The executive order, titled Strengthening "Buy American" Provisions, Ensuring Future of America is Made in America by All of America’s Workers"

Biden's Transportation Secretary Pick Buttigieg Supports the Jones Act

Biden's Transportation Secretary Pick Buttigieg Supports the Jones Act

Pete Buttigieg, President Joe Biden's nominee to head the U.S. Department of Transportation, has voiced his support for the Jones Act, a federal law that regulates maritime commerce in the United States.Buttigieg's comments came in response to questioning by Sen. Maria Cantwell (Dem.-Wash.

Huisman Crane for First Jones Act Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

Huisman Crane for First Jones Act Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

Dutch offshore equipment provider Huisman has signed a contract with Keppel AmFELS for the delivery of a Leg Encircling Crane (LEC) for what will be the first Jones Act-compliant wind turbine installation vessel - Dominion Energy’s Charybdis.As reported recently, Dominion Energy contracted with Keppel AmFELS, a U.S.

NETSCo, LR Designing Jones Act Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

NETSCo, LR Designing Jones Act Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

Northeast Technical Services Co., Inc. (NETSCo) and Lloyd’s Register North America, Inc. (LR) are working to design and develop a Jones Act compliant wind turbine installation vessel (WTIV) capable of serving the burgeoning U.S. offshore wind sector.The current pipeline of state procurement targets along the U.S. East Coast calls for 12 gigawatts of offshore wind capacity installed by 2030 and 29.

US Defense Bill Affirms Jones Act Applies to Offshore Wind

US Defense Bill Affirms Jones Act Applies to Offshore Wind

The U.S. Senate on Friday passed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for fiscal year 2021, a massive $741 billion defense bill setting policy for the Pentagon. Importantly for the U.S. offshore and maritime industries, the bill includes an amendment ensuring full enforcement of the Jones Act and other federal laws in offshore wind development.

Working Out the Election’s Impact on the US Workboat Industry

Working Out the Election’s Impact on the US Workboat Industry

By the time this article is published, voting will have concluded in the 2020 United States presidential election. Based on the possibility of legal challenges to the election, however, it may be some time before we know who will be occupying 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue on January 20, 2021. Additional uncertainty may linger with regard to control of the Senate.

Congress Passes Bill Supporting Jones Act Enforcement in Offshore Wind

Congress Passes Bill Supporting Jones Act Enforcement in Offshore Wind

The U.S House of Representatives passed the Clean Economy Jobs and Innovation Act (H.R. 4447) aiming to reform U.S. energy policy and authorize significant investment in the transition to greater use of low-carbon energy.The legislation, which addresses a wide range of energy topics and initiatives, includes an amendment by Congressman John Garamendi (D-Calif.

Royal IHC to Build Its First Jones Act Dredger

Royal IHC to Build Its First Jones Act Dredger

The Netherlands based Royal IHC said it has been awarded a contract to design and build a Jones Act compliant dredger for the North Carolina State Ports Authority (NCSPA) for delivery in 2021.The water injection dredger will be built at a partner shipyard in the U.S.“The construction, procurement of the main components

Jones Act Tankers Booked for Storage, Foreign Trips Amid Oil Glut

Jones Act Tankers Booked for Storage, Foreign Trips Amid Oil Glut

Oil traders are hiring expensive U.S. vessels, normally only used for domestic shipments, to store gasoline or ship fuel overseas, five shipping sources said, in a sign of the energy industry's desperation for places to park petroleum amid a 30% drop in worldwide demand.Billions of people worldwide are living under confinement rules due to the coronavirus pandemic

US Says No Requests Yet to Waive Jones Act to Help Oil Companies

US Says No Requests Yet to Waive Jones Act to Help Oil Companies

The U.S. government said on Monday it has not yet received requests to waive a 100-year-old law on shipping goods between domestic ports, despite some interested parties who say temporarily lifting the regulation would help energy companies hurt by the oil price plunge.Kelly Cahalan, a spokesperson at the U.

No Need for a Jones Act Waiver -AMP

No Need for a Jones Act Waiver -AMP

America's maritime industry has hit back at a recent request by U.S. shale drillers to waive the Jones Act, a law requiring goods transported between U.S. ports to be carried on ships that are built, owned and operated by Americans.The American Exploration and Production Council, which represents independent oil firms that have been thrashed by an oil price war between Saudi Arabia and Russia

Barge Lines Boost Crew Safety as Virus Threatens Crucial Cargo

Barge Lines Boost Crew Safety as Virus Threatens Crucial Cargo

The world has radically changed since towboat captain Terry Hall boarded his vessel late last month in Wood River, Illinois, for his four-week shift hauling bargeloads of crude oil, chemicals, scrap metal and other goods up and down the Mississippi River.His employer, Canal Barge Co