MR. BILL

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MR. BILL
    • Operator : MAGNOLIA MARINE TRANSPORT CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 165
  • Location
    • City : VICKSBURG
    • STATE : MS
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 12
  • Size
    • Register length : 37.4 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 11.9 Feet
    • Overall Length : 37.4 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 11.9 Feet
    • Load draft : 4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1 Feet
    • Height : 12 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1959
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 278353

MAGNOLIA MARINE TRANSPORT CO.

  • Area of Operation : GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY - MISSISSIPPI, OHIO, ILLINOIS, TENNESSEE, CUMBERLAND, MISSOURI, MONONGAHELA, ARKANSAS, TENN-TOM, WARRIOR-TOMBIGBEE, APALACHICOLA AND FLINT RIVERS
  • Principal Commodity : BLACK OIL (ASPHALT #6 OIL)

MM

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

AMY FRANCES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ANA LOUISE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ANN ELISE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DENNIS ROSS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DOROTHY LEE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GENE NEAL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JODY MCMINN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KATHERINE BERRY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KELLY LEE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LESLIE B

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LINDA TAYLOR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MAGNOLIA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARI LAMPTON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARK SHURDEN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MILES MADISON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS KATHY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MR. LAMPTON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

STAN HUMPHREYS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

W. W. CRUM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LB

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

News

2020 Vision

2020 Vision

The Congress worked hard and most importantly together at the end of the recently-concluded First Session in December to finalize and pass Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 appropriations that included the Energy & Water Development (E&WD) Appropriations bill that funds the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ (Corps) work on the nations’ waterways.

The Federal Government’s 2020 Inland Impact

The Federal Government’s 2020 Inland Impact

It is often difficult to push through the federal government morass to focus on the issues that actually matter to the inland operator. While 2020 inevitably will be a contentious year in American politics, it is critical to stay focused on the items that will have direct impact on the U.S. maritime industry.

Houston Ship Channel Reopens After 7-hour Closure

Houston Ship Channel Reopens After 7-hour Closure

The Houston Ship Channel reopened on Tuesday morning after a seven-hour closure to raise a fishing vessel that sank in mid-January near the waterway's entrance in the Gulf of Mexico, according to the Houston ship pilots association.The ship channel, a 53-mile waterway connecting the busiest U.S. petrochemical port with the Gulf of Mexico, reopened at 10:15 a.m.

The Good, the Bad and the Undeniably Ugly

The Good, the Bad and the Undeniably Ugly

The end of 2019 promises to be a busy, and potentially discordant, legislative and regulatory period for the United States maritime industry as both Congress and the Executive Branch look to take decisive action, with both positive and negative potential impacts depending on your perspective.

IMO2020: The Rise of Bulk Liquid Hydrogen in Norway

IMO2020: The Rise of Bulk Liquid Hydrogen in Norway

Imagine a power distribution network where excess renewable energy from hydropower, wind, solar, and nuclear energy is converted to hydrogen and used as transportation fuel in the maritime industry. With the allure of a zero emissions fuel, a number of ship owners are starting to seriously consider hydrogen for newly built vessels.

BHP to Order LNG-Fueled Bulker

BHP to Order LNG-Fueled Bulker

International mining company BHP BHP floated a bulk carrier tender for LNG-fueled transport for up to 27 million tonnes of its iron ore.The Melbourne-based resource company said in a release that this is the world’s first bulk carrier tender for LNG-fueled  iron ore vessel.The mining giant is considering LNG as a way to eliminate nitrogen oxide and sulfur oxide emissions by launching the world’s

NorShipping 2019: A “Koselig” Event

NorShipping 2019: A “Koselig” Event

"Koselig" is a Norwegian adjective used to describe situations that give a feeling of comfort, warmth, and relaxation. The NorShipping exhibition and conference, one of the largest in northern Europe, could definitely be described as koselig. Occurring in Oslo, Norway between June 4-7, 2019, the conference featured close to 1,000 exhibitors from around the world.

CC Industries Acquires Southern Towing

CC Industries Acquires Southern Towing

Chicago-based CC Industries acquired Southern Towing Company (STC) from Trive Capital and McCombs Partners. Founded in 1958, STC is one of the largest operators of towboats and barges along the inland waterways of the United States.This acquisition expands CCI’s portfolio of industry-leading businesses, and marks another CCI investment in the transportation equipment and logistics sector.

INLAND FINANCE: But I Don’t Need That Much

INLAND FINANCE: But I Don’t Need That Much

When enough to meet the need is not enough to get the help.From my office window in downtown St. Louis, I can see a dramatic illustration of the inefficiency in how our country moves freight. My office faces east, and I look down on a stretch of Interstate 70, that major east-west highway that runs from Baltimore to Interstate 15 in Utah.

Tanker Market in Upward Journey: Ardmore

Tanker Market in Upward Journey: Ardmore

The MR (Medium Range Product Carrier) product and chemical tanker market continues its upward trend, with charter rates higher in the first quarter on the back of continued strengthening supply-demand fundamentals and further supported by prolonged winter market conditions.According to Anthony Gurnee

Tsuneishi Delivers First  LRI Tanker

Tsuneishi Delivers First LRI Tanker

Tsuneishi Shipbuilding Co, ship repair and manufacturing company in Japan, has delivered its first long-range-one (LRI) (77,000 DWT) Product/Chemical Tanker."This first ship was constructed at Tsuineishi Group (Zhoushan) Shipbuilding, Inc., the Group’s shipbuilding site in China," said a press statement.

Maritime Challenges: A Time to Act Boldly

Maritime Challenges: A Time to Act Boldly

Maritime Challenges in the 116th Congress.The 116th Congress, with its now Democrat-controlled House and 110 newly-elected members, faces a choice. On one hand, Congress can continue to pursue the status quo, supporting U.S.-flag vessel operators and domestic port infrastructure development through existing programs, with suboptimal results. On the other, the 116th Congress can choose to be bold.