RANDY W

  • General
    • Vessel Name : RANDY W
    • Operator : ASSOCIATED TERMINALS
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : CONVENT
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 2607
  • Size
    • Register length : 260 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 72.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 260 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 72.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 4.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4.5 Feet
    • Height : 136 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1981
    • EQUIP2 : CRANE
    • EQUIP1 : LATTICE BOOM
    • Coast Guard Number : 642226

ASSOCIATED TERMINALS

  • Area of Operation : MIDSTREAM TRANSFER OPERATIONS BETWEEN MILE 55 AND 229 ON LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : NONE

ABILITY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ALEX G

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ATTITUDE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DON D

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

F. WALKER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GLENN S

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

K. ROBERTSON

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KEVIN D

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MARGARET

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MGMT

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MISS IRENE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MISS TARA

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

T LANGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

T MAY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TALLEY-PEREZ

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Kirby’s Secret Sauce

Kirby’s Secret Sauce

Another year; another major fleet takeover by Kirby Corporation. But the leader of the inland tank-barge sector is not growing for growth’s sake: a deeper look at the numbers shows a disciplined strategy at work.“Kirby is definitely the big gorilla in the inland barge market,” affirmed Jefferies analyst Randy Giveans.

U.S. Navy Requests $205.6B in 2020

U.S. Navy Requests $205.6B in 2020

According to a blog by Rear Admiral Randy Crites posted on the Navy Live, the official blog site of the U.S. Navy, the Department of the Navy Fiscal Year 20 Budget request submitted to Congress is $205.6 billion, a 4.8% increase from the FY19 enacted budget. Specifics of the budget are focused on six specific dimensions:The FY20 budget requests funding for more ships – as the navy continues to

Capesize Index Marks Biggest Weekly Loss in  21 Years

Capesize Index Marks Biggest Weekly Loss in 21 Years

The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index fell to an over three year low on Friday, with the capesize segment marking its biggest weekly loss since March 1999.The Baltic index, which tracks rates for capesize, panamax and supramax vessels ferrying dry bulk commodities, fell 19 points, or 3.3%, to 557 — lowest since April 2016.

OP/ED: Farm Facts

OP/ED: Farm Facts

USDA Study Underscores Value of Inland Waterways to U.S. Agriculture.On August 28, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue and Assistant Secretary of the Army (ASA) for Civil Works R.D. James toured Mel Price Locks and Dam in Alton, Illinois, and held a Town Hall Meeting to discuss the importance of the waterways,  agriculture and the U.S. economy.

McQuilling Mid-Year Tanker Market Outlook

McQuilling Mid-Year Tanker Market Outlook

McQuilling Services Announces the Release of the 2019 Mid-Year Tanker Market Outlook Update.The Mid-Year Tanker Market Outlook Update provides an outlook on the global tanker market in the context of global economic growth and oil fundamentals influencing tanker demand and vessel supply.

USDA Releases Powerful Inland Waterways Study

USDA Releases Powerful Inland Waterways Study

WCI/NGFA Urge NESP Infrastructure Project to Move Forward.The National Grain and Feed Association (NGFA) and Waterways Council, Inc. (WCI) today commended the U.S.  Department of Agriculture (USDA) for releasing a significant new study that quantifies the cost-savings and competitive advantages that would accrue from investing in long-delayed improvements to inland waterways locks and dams on

SAFETY: Distractions Can Sink Careers

SAFETY: Distractions Can Sink Careers

Familiarity can and does breed contempt. You don’t need anything else added to that heavy burden.We live and work in a frenetic environment replete with a wide range of both human and technological distractions. When those two elements came together on the bridge of a towboat traveling downriver to pick up a load of empty barges, the result was career-changing for the vessel’s first mate

Canada Makes First Propane Shipment

Canada Makes First Propane Shipment

North American energy infrastructure company energy infrastructure company AltaGas celebrated the grand opening of its Ridley Island Propane Export Terminal (RIPET), located in Prince Rupert, British Columbia – the first marine export facility for propane in Canada.The facility began introducing propane feedstock in mid-April, and the first shipment departed the terminal on May 23

WASHINGTON WATCH: A Tale of Two Fleets

WASHINGTON WATCH: A Tale of Two Fleets

Mixed Government Support for U.S. Shipbuilding.It has been a busy start to the 116th Congress for the U.S. shipbuilding industry, with three congressional hearings in early March focused on the industry’s role as a critical component of the U.S. national security industrial base. In addition, the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2019, which was signed into law on February 15

Baltic Index Down for 9th Session in a Row

Baltic Index Down for 9th Session in a Row

The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships ferrying dry bulk commodities, fell for a ninth straight session on Friday, on weaker demand for capesize and panamax vessel segments.The Baltic index, which reflects rates for capesize, panamax and supramax vessels, fell 50 points, or 3.5%, to 1,378. The index was down 18.

Support Vessel Delivered to Oceaneering

Support Vessel Delivered to Oceaneering

Oceaneering International announced Monday that it has taken delivery of a newbuild subsea construction support vessel, Ocean Evolution, built by BAE Systems in the US.The US-flagged, Jones Act-compliant multi-service vessel (MSV) has completed sea trials and received all necessary ABS and U.S. Coast Guard certifications and is currently in Port Fourchon, La.

Baltic Index Falls To Over Three-Year Low

Baltic Index Falls To Over Three-Year Low

The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index fell to its lowest level since April 2016, dragged down by lower vessels rates across categories. The Baltic index, which tracks rates for capesize, panamax and supramax vessels ferrying dry bulk commodities, dropped 11 points, or 2.0%, to 546 — its lowest in over 3 years.The capesize index fell 30 points, or 18.2%, to 135.