NRC INDEPENDENCE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : NRC INDEPENDENCE
    • Operator : GENESIS MARINE, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Liquid Tank Barge (Single Hull)
    • Vessel Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Single Hull)
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 1347
    • Full Load Capacity : 3796 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 242.7 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 43.7 Feet
    • Overall Length : 242.7 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 43.8 Feet
    • Load draft : 14 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2.6 Feet
    • Height : 23.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1974
    • EQUIP2 : PUMPS, COILS
    • EQUIP1 : 2 DEEP WELL
    • Coast Guard Number : 557364

GENESIS MARINE, LLC

  • Area of Operation : ALL INLAND RIVERS MOSTLY - CORPUS TO NEW ORLEANS, PASCAGOULA, SHREVEPORT, ILLINOIS - UPPER TO PINE BEAD
  • Principal Commodity : SUBCHAPTER D - GRADE E AND SUBCHAPTER O - DANGEROUS CARGOS

ASHLEY DANIELSON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BOB DEERE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRIAN LEE TESTE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. DAN PRICE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. GEORGE BRUMLEY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. KIRK COLLETTI

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CLAY GRIFFIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAVE ANDERSON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DIANNE CHANDLER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

EAGLE SERVICE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ERIE SERVICE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

FRANK JAHN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

FREEDOM SERVICE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GAYOLYN ANN GRIFFIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GINGER GRIFFIN NEW

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GULF SERVICE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HURON SERVICE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JAMES DAVISON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KAREN PAPE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LIBERTY SERVICE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LILLIAN SIMONE GRIFFIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MICHIGAN SERVICE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS ALLIE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MOLLY PATRICIA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MYRTLE E GRIFFIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NATALIE ALEXANDER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NATCHEZ EXPRESS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PATRICIA ANNE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PATRIOT SERVICE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RED RIVER EXPRESS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RENEE DAVISON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SANDRA BRUMLEY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SID MOLLER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUPERIOR SERVICE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUSANNAH GRIFFIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ENERGY

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

GM

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

News

U.S. Navy: Constellation-class Brings Frigates Back to the U.S. Fleet

U.S. Navy: Constellation-class Brings Frigates Back to the U.S. Fleet

Introducing a new class of warship can be fraught with pain, and the first ship is always the hardest – almost always behind schedule and over budget. And trying something new and transformational is even harder.The U.S. Navy knows this from experience. That’s one reason why the Navy is opting for a lower risk design for its next class of guided missile frigates (FFGs).

U.S. and Germany Strike Nord Stream 2 Pipeline Deal

U.S. and Germany Strike Nord Stream 2 Pipeline Deal

The United States and Germany on Wednesday unveiled an agreement on the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline under which Berlin pledged to respond to any attempt by Russia to use energy as a weapon against Ukraine and other Central and Eastern European countries.The pact aims to mitigate what critics see as the strategic dangers of the $11 billion pipeline, now 98% complete

National Maritime Day

National Maritime Day

“I hold no branch in higher esteem, than the Merchant Marine…”That is a quote from General Douglas MacArthur, Supreme Allied Commander of the Pacific in WWII. That one sentence sums up National Maritime Day. Inasmuch if it were not for our glorious Merchant Marine and maritime industry, we may not even have been a nation at all.

Austal USA President Perciavalle Resigns

Austal USA President Perciavalle Resigns

Craig Perciavalle resigned as president of Austal USA on Monday amid investigations into the shipbuilder's littoral combat ship (LCS) program for the U.S. Navy.Chief financial officer Rusty Murdaugh has been named interim president of the Mobile, Ala. shipbuilder, a subsidiary of Australia-based Austal.According to Austal, the separate ongoing investigations by the U.S.

Great Ships and The Ship Designer’s Curse

Great Ships and The Ship Designer’s Curse

For the Design issue Greg Trauthwein asked me to write about a favorite ship design. I have no favorite ship design, or should say there are simply too many that are truly worthy of mention.  But when considering favorite designs, ship designers (and builders) do carry a strange curse.

Report: Germany's Nord Stream 2 Move May Delay Start-up to March

Report: Germany's Nord Stream 2 Move May Delay Start-up to March

A German regulator's decision to suspend licensing of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline could delay commissioning of the infrastructure to March 2022, government sources told Reuters."I expect that the start of Nord Stream 2 could be delayed until March 2022," a government source said on Wednesday.

Austal USA to Design New T-ATS for the US Navy

Austal USA to Design New T-ATS for the US Navy

Austal USA said it has been awarded a $3.6 million functional design contract to prepare for construction of the new Navajo-class Towing, Salvage and Rescue Ship (T-ATS) for the U.S. Navy.The Mobile, Ala. shipbuilder will prepare a functional design for the T-ATS, an 80-meter steel monohull vessel with multimission capability to support a variety of towing, salvage, search and rescue

Austal USA Delivers the Future USS Mobile

Austal USA Delivers the Future USS Mobile

Mobile, Ala. shipbuilder Austal USA said Wednesday it has delivered the future USS Mobile, the 13th Independence-variant littoral combat ship (LCS) for the U.S. Navy.Mobile (LCS 26) is one of 16 ships Austal has delivered to the Navy over the last five years, including four deliveries in 2020.

US Navy Christens Littoral Combat Ship Santa Barbara

US Navy Christens Littoral Combat Ship Santa Barbara

Mobile, Ala. shipbuilder Austal USA, part of Australia's Austal Group, hosted a christening ceremony for the future USS Santa Barbara (LCS 32) Independence-variant Littoral Combat Ship at the company’s Gulf Coast shipyard today.  Ship sponsor Lolita Zinke performed the ceremonial bottle break over the bow of the Santa Barbara, the 16th LCS designed and constructed by Austal USA and the third U.S.

Austal USA Delivers Future USS Savannah

Austal USA Delivers Future USS Savannah

Austal USA delivered the future USS Savannah, the 14th Independence-variant Littoral Combat Ship (LCS), to the U.S. Navy June 25. Savannah (LCS 28) is the seventh ship Austal has delivered to the Navy in less than two years.LCS is a fast, agile, focused-mission platform designed for operation in near-shore environments yet capable of open-ocean operation.

Future USS Savannah Passes Acceptance Trials

Future USS Savannah Passes Acceptance Trials

The U.S. Navy's future USS Savannah (LCS 28) has completed acceptance trials in the Gulf of Mexico. LCS 28 is the 14th Independence-class Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) built by Austal USA in Mobile, Ala.Paddy Gregg, CEO of Austal USA parent company Austal, noted the milestone follows the recent commissioning of the USS Mobile (LCS 26).

China Says It Tailed a US Warship in the Taiwan Strait

China Says It Tailed a US Warship in the Taiwan Strait

China’s military tailed a U.S. warship as it passed through the sensitive Taiwan Strait on Saturday, the Chinese military said, denouncing such missions as sending “flirtatious glances” to supporters of Taiwan independence.China, which claims democratically-run Taiwan as its own territory, has been angered by stepped-up U.S.