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

Stena Bulk Inks Deal for Four Additional Newbuild Tankers

Stena Bulk Inks Deal for Four Additional Newbuild Tankers

Swedish shipping company Stena Bulk has expanded its fleet with new long-term charter agreements for four newbuild eco Medium Range (MR) tankers.Two of the vessels, Stena Continent and Stena Conquest, will be delivered from Hyundai Mipo by the end of 2025.Two further eco MR tankers, Stena Contender and Stena Concept, will follow in 2026.

Tanker Ablaze After Being Struck by Houthis in the Red Sea

Tanker Ablaze After Being Struck by Houthis in the Red Sea

Yemen's Houthi rebels on Friday stepped up attacks on vessels transiting the Red Sea, including a hit on a fuel tanker operated on behalf of trading firm Trafigura that sparked a fire.Trafigura said that the fuel tanker Marlin Luanda, which was operating on its behalf, was struck by a missile as it transited the Red Sea.

Arsenio Dominguez Velasco Confirmed as Next IMO Secretary-General

Arsenio Dominguez Velasco Confirmed as Next IMO Secretary-General

Arsenio Antonio Dominguez Velasco has been confirmed as the next Secretary-General of the IMO. The IMO Assembly unanimously approved the decision of the Council at its 129th session on November 30.Dominguez Velasco will take up the office of Secretary-General on January 1, 2024, for an initial term of four years. He becomes the Organization's 10th elected Secretary-General.

Finland Says Gas Pipeline Likely Broken by Ship Dragging Anchor

Finland Says Gas Pipeline Likely Broken by Ship Dragging Anchor

Damage to a Baltic Sea gas pipeline earlier this month is believed to have been caused by a ship dragging a large anchor along the seabed, but it was too early to tell if this was an accident or a deliberate act, Finnish police said on Tuesday.Investigators said they had now retrieved a lost anchor from the seabed location where the pipeline ruptured on Oct.

US Senators Ready Bill to Fund Office Helping Iran Oil Seizures

US Senators Ready Bill to Fund Office Helping Iran Oil Seizures

U.S. senators from both parties are readying legislation to help the federal government enforce oil sanctions on Iran, the office of Senator Joni Ernst, a Republican, told Reuters on Thursday.Ernst is spear-heading the bill slated for release on Monday to create a $150 million Iranian sanctions enforcement fund for the Department of Homeland Security Investigation (HSI) office

Norwegian Navy Shadows Chinese Vessel Probed over Baltic Pipeline Damage

A Norwegian Navy ship shadowed a Chinese container ship investigated over damage to a gas pipeline in the Gulf of Finland for about 15 hours as it sailed along the western coast of Norway on Monday, vessel tracking data showed.Finnish investigators on Tuesday said they were looking into the Chinese vessel, the NewNew Polar Bear, and a Russian-flagged ship, the Sevmorput, as well as other vessels

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.

Bunker Fuel Contamination Hits US Gulf Coast

Bunker Fuel Contamination Hits US Gulf Coast

Contaminated marine fuels from several suppliers led to fouled engines on about a dozen vessels operating from the U.S. Gulf Coast this spring, according to Lloyd's Register and marine fuel testing service VPS.The tainted fuel was the first major occurrence along the U.S. Gulf Coast since 2018, when about 200 ships had engines fouled by fuel containing an epoxy, said Steve Bee

Indigenous Protesters in Peru's Amazon Release Captured Oil Tankers

Indigenous Protesters in Peru's Amazon Release Captured Oil Tankers

Indigenous protesters in the Peruvian Amazon have released two oil tankers and their crew members being held since last week in protest over changes to a development fund, a source at the company operating the vessels, PetroTal, said on Monday.The firm's marine shipments in the area also resumed earlier on Monday, the source added.

Operation to Empty Yemen Safer Oil Tanker Set to Begin

Operation to Empty Yemen Safer Oil Tanker Set to Begin

Operations to salvage 1.1 million barrels of oil from a decaying tanker moored off Yemen's coast will soon begin after a technical support ship arrived on site on Tuesday, the United Nations said.U.N. officials have been warning for years that the Red Sea and Yemen's coastline was at risk as the Safer tanker could spill four times as much oil as the 1989 Exxon Valdez disaster off Alaska.

First Jones Act-compliant Offshore Wind Farm SOV Hits Halfway Mark

First Jones Act-compliant Offshore Wind Farm SOV Hits Halfway Mark

U.S. offshore shipbuilder and shipowner Edison Chouest this week marked the 50-percent completion milestone for the U.S.-flagged ECO Edison, the first Jones Act-compliant wind farm SOV. Senior executives from offshore wind developers Ørsted and Eversource toured the Edison Chouest Offshore shipyard in Louisiana to see the progress on the SOV.

UK Fines Svitzer $2.4 Million Over Crewman Fatality

A.P. Moller - Maersk's towage arm Svitzer has been fined £2 million ($2.4 million) in the U.K. after pleaded guilty to safely failures that led to a crewmember fatality.Svitzer Marine Ltd pleaded guilty to failing to operate a vessel safely and failing to provide a safe system of work, causing the “avoidable tragedy” of 62-year-old Ian Webb falling into the water, the U.K.