MIKE PLANCHE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MIKE PLANCHE
    • Operator : AMERICAN COMMERCIAL LINES TRANSPORTATION SERVICES
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2000
  • Location
    • City : JEFFERSON- VILLE
    • STATE : IN
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 151
  • Size
    • Register length : 80.8 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 30 Feet
    • Overall Length : 85 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 30 Feet
    • Load draft : 10.1 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8.5 Feet
    • Height : 38 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1975
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 563295

AMERICAN COMMERCIAL LINES TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

  • Area of Operation : ST. LOUIS, MO/UPPER AND LOWER MISSISSIPPI, ILLINOIS, OHIO, MISSOURI, CUMBERLAND, TENNESSEE, EAST & WEST CANAL
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

ANGLE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

CRUSADER

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

RIGGER III

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

SEA STAR

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

AUBREY DUFRENE JR.

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BELGIAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CLYDE K. BENJAMIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

COLT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DALE ROBBINS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAVID M FLEMING

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ED

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GEORGE E. MARBLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

HAROLD R. ZEISLOFT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

HOWARD EVANS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KENNETH L JACKSON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KEVIN G. KLIEBERT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARK GLAAB

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MICHAEL P O'NEIL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS HARRIETT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NANCY ALLEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NOVA H. LOUIS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUE ELLEN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUE HOLSTON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SURVEYOR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TERRY E. BENNETT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WARREN MCKINNEY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Divers Recover Two Bodies After Baltimore Bridge Collapse

Divers Recover Two Bodies After Baltimore Bridge Collapse

Divers on Wednesday recovered the remains of two of the six workers missing since they were tossed into Baltimore Harbor from a highway bridge that collapsed into shipping lanes when a faltering cargo freighter rammed into the structure, officials said on Wednesday.The bodies were pulled from the mouth of the Patapsco River a day after the massive container ship lost power and its ability to

Recruiter to Cooperate in Deal with Workers Suing Major US Shipbuilders

Recruiter to Cooperate in Deal with Workers Suing Major US Shipbuilders

A maritime industry recruiter has agreed to work with plaintiffs and share worker compensation data in a lawsuit accusing major U.S. shipbuilders of limiting employee mobility, marking the first settlement in the case.Attorneys for a proposed class of engineers and architects suing General Dynamics

Authorities Warned of Ship Approach Moments Before Baltimore Bridge Collapse

Authorities Warned of Ship Approach Moments Before Baltimore Bridge Collapse

Federal investigators on Wednesday examined the cargo ship that crashed into a Baltimore bridge while emergency teams searched for bodies and details emerged of the intense efforts to save lives in the minutes before the steel span collapsed."Hold all traffic on the Key Bridge. There's a ship approaching that just lost their steering," someone said on police radio minutes before the 1:30 a.m.

Baltimore Rescuers Lose Hope for More Survivors from Bridge Collapse

Baltimore Rescuers Lose Hope for More Survivors from Bridge Collapse

Rescuers have lost hope of finding more survivors of the Baltimore bridge collapse, the coast guard said, as efforts switched on Wednesday to looking for bodies of the missing and more answers to why a container ship smashed into the span.Search divers were expected to return near dawn to the waters surrounding the twisted ruins of the bridge in Baltimore Harbor to search for six workers missing

Divers to Search Baltimore Harbor

Divers to Search Baltimore Harbor

Search divers were expected to return near dawn on Wednesday to the waters surrounding the twisted ruins of a bridge knocked down in Baltimore Harbor by a faltering cargo ship, leaving six workers missing and presumed dead.The disaster also forced the indefinite closure of the Port of Baltimore, one of the busiest on the U.S.

World's Ghost Fleet in Focus Over US Russian Price Cap Crackdown

World's Ghost Fleet in Focus Over US Russian Price Cap Crackdown

U.S. penalties on shippers transporting Russian oil in breach of the G7's price cap could push more Russian cargoes onto vessels referred to as the ghost fleet and away from mainstream tankers, shipping sources and analysts told Reuters.The cap bans Western companies from providing maritime services for Russian seaborne oil exports sold above $60 a barrel.

Growing Tanker Fleet, Cheaper Freight Challenge Russian Oil Price Cap

Russian crude oil producers are enjoying the cheapest costs to ship to refiners in China and India in almost a year thanks to a growing number of vessels plying the routes, according to trading and shipping sources.The arrival of new shippers working outside the purview of Western governments allows Russian firms to earn more than the $60 per barrel cap that the U.S.

Biden Angers All Sides with Scaled Back Offshore Oil Drilling Plan

Biden Angers All Sides with Scaled Back Offshore Oil Drilling Plan

The Biden administration's plan to slash offshore oil and gas leasing drew fire from both the fossil fuel industry and environmentalists on Friday, with energy companies saying it will raise fuel prices and greens saying it undermines efforts to stop global warming. The criticism from both sides reflects the difficulty Biden's White House has had in dealing with U.S.

Mississippi River Near Historic Lows, Grain Exports at Risk

Mississippi River Near Historic Lows, Grain Exports at Risk

A key stretch of the lower Mississippi River dropped this week to within inches of its lowest-ever level and is expected to remain near historic lows just as the busiest U.S. grain export season gets underway, according to the National Weather Service.Low water has slowed hauling of export-bound corn and soybean barges over recent weeks as shippers lightened loads to prevent vessels from running

US Plans Sharp Reduction in Offshore Oil and Gas Lease Sales

US Plans Sharp Reduction in Offshore Oil and Gas Lease Sales

The Biden administration on Friday unveiled a plan to phase down oil and gas auctions in federal waters with the release of a long-awaited leasing schedule that includes a maximum of three sales in the Gulf of Mexico through 2029.The Interior Department's plan includes by far the lowest number of sales since the agency began producing Congressionally-mandated five-year oil and gas leasing

Capital Construction Funds: A New Opportunity For Vessel Financing On The Inland Waterways

Capital Construction Funds: A New Opportunity For Vessel Financing On The Inland Waterways

Recent changes have opened up the Capital Construction Fund program to owners and operators of vessels on the U.S. inland waterways.Among the programs offered by the U.S. Department of Transportation through the Maritime Administration (MARAD) to promote the growth and modernization of the U.S.

Interview: Mike Complita, Elliott Bay Design Group

Interview: Mike Complita, Elliott Bay Design Group

Mike Complita is going on 30 years in the maritime industry. Complita started work at Elliott Bay Design Group (EBDG) as an intern while attending the University of Washington in his hometown, Seattle. “And since that time, I've served in pretty much every role, from a technical and project management standpoint, all the way up to principal of our organization,” he said.