OLD GLORY

  • General
    • Vessel Name : OLD GLORY
    • Operator : PROGRESSIVE BARGE LINE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1570
  • Location
    • City : WESTWEGO
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 118
    • Full Load Capacity : 147 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 75 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 28 Feet
    • Overall Length : 75 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 28 Feet
    • Load draft : 10.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8 Feet
    • Height : 48 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2008
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1208954

PROGRESSIVE BARGE LINE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAYS OF LOUISIANA AND TEXAS
  • Principal Commodity : PETROLEUM PRODUCTS

FREEDOM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JUSTICE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LIBERTY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PATRIOT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SPIRIT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

UNCLE SAM

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PBL

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

News

Panama Has Canceled Registry to 136 Iran-linked Vessels

Panama Has Canceled Registry to 136 Iran-linked Vessels

Panama's vessel registry, the world's largest, has withdrawn its flag from 136 ships linked to Iran's state oil company in the last four years, the country's maritime authority said this week, pushing back against claims by an anti-nuclear group.Shipments of Iranian crude hit all-time highs in the last two months of 2022 and had a strong start this year, according to flow tracking firms.

Traffic in Suez Canal Normal After Ship Breakdown Dealt With

Traffic in Suez Canal Normal After Ship Breakdown Dealt With

Shipping traffic in the Suez Canal was proceeding normally on Monday after tugs towed a cargo vessel that broke down during its passage through the waterway, the Canal Authority said.The breakdown was expected to cause only minor delays, with convoys of ships resuming regular transit by 11:00 local time (09:00 GMT), shipping agent Leth said.

Tanker Helps Rescue Overdue Boaters off US East Coast

Tanker Helps Rescue Overdue Boaters off US East Coast

A Hong Kong registered tanker assisted in the rescue of two men adrift in a sailboat off the U.S. East Coast.On Sunday, watchstanders at the U.S. Coast Guard Fifth District command center were notified of an overdue sailing vessel, Atrevida II, which was sailing from Cape May, N.J. to Marathon, Fla.

Conrad Launches Great Lakes' New Hopper Dredge

Conrad Launches Great Lakes' New Hopper Dredge

U.S. shipbuilding group Conrad Shipyard recently launched Galveston Island, the first of two newbuild hopper dredges being built for Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation, the United States' largest provider of dredging services. The new 6,500-cubic-yard-capacity trailing suction hopper dredge is in the water and is scheduled to be in operation the first half of 2023 as planned

Russian Oil Sanctions Fuel Demand for Old Tankers

Russian Oil Sanctions Fuel Demand for Old Tankers

The market for old oil tankers is booming, and it's all down to efforts by Western nations to curb trade in Russian crude.As Western shipping and maritime services firms steer clear of Russian oil to avoid falling foul of sanctions or harming their reputations, new companies have leapt into the void, and they're snapping up old tankers that might normally be scrapped.

95-year-old Laker S.T. Crapo to Be Scrapped

95-year-old Laker S.T. Crapo to Be Scrapped

A nearly century-old vessel used as cement storage at the LaFargeHolcim terminal on the Fox River for the past 25 years is set to be scrapped.On Friday at sunrise, the S.T. Crapo began its journey under tow from the Port of Green Bay to be scrapped at Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada.Built in River Rouge, Mich., the S.T.

Eastern Delivers Third Ollis Class Staten Island Ferry

Eastern Delivers Third Ollis Class Staten Island Ferry

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. (ESG) announced the completion of the third and final Ollis Class Staten Island Ferry for the City of New York Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) Staten Island Ferry Division. Yesterday, the Dorothy Day, Hull 221, departed ESG’s Port St. Joe Shipyard passenger ready with the U.S. Coast Guard Certificate of Inspection and the ABS Class Certificates in hand.

100-year-old Ferry Sinks in Astoria, Ore.

100-year-old Ferry Sinks in Astoria, Ore.

A 100-year-old, out-of-service passenger ferry Tourist No. 2 capsized in the Columbia River while moored near Astoria, Ore. on Thursday. There were no passengers on board.The U.S. Coast Guard said it is responding and that an investigation into the cause of the sinking is underway.

Ships Get Older and Slower as Emissions Rules Bite

Ships Get Older and Slower as Emissions Rules Bite

If shipping is the beating heart of global trade, its pulse is about to get slower. Faced with uncertainty about which fuels to use in the long term to cut greenhouse gas emissions, many shipping firms are sticking with aging fleets, but older vessels may soon have to start sailing slower to comply with new environmental rules.

4500 Years Old & 180km: World's Largest Known Plant Discovered in Shark Bay

4500 Years Old & 180km: World's Largest Known Plant Discovered in Shark Bay

Largest known plant on earth discovered at Shark Bay, and it's 4,500 years old.Researchers from The University of Western Australia and Flinders University have located what is believed to be the largest plant in the world – an ancient and incredibly resilient seagrass stretching across 180km that is estimated to be at least 4,500 years old.

USCG's First Polar Security Cutter to be Named Polar Sentinel

USCG's First Polar Security Cutter to be Named Polar Sentinel

The first ship in the U.S. Coast Guard's Polar Security Cutter program will be named Polar Sentinel, Commandant Admiral Karl Schultz revealed in his 2022 State of the Coast Guard Address, delivered Thursday in Clearwater, Fla.The Polar Security Cutter program is planned to replace the Coast Guard's aging fleet of icebreakers

Exploded Nigerian FPSO was 'old, badly maintained' - Sources

Exploded Nigerian FPSO was 'old, badly maintained' - Sources

An oil vessel used for storage that exploded off the coast of Nigeria last week had not been maintained for some time and had technical issues, two sources and an environmental group said on Friday, as its wreckage lay in the sea after the fire was put out.The 10 crew members who were on board at the time of the explosion early on Wednesday remained unaccounted for, according to witnesses