RED RIVER EXPRESS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : RED RIVER EXPRESS
    • Operator : GENESIS MARINE, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2600
  • Location
    • City : HOUSTON
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 148
  • Size
    • Register length : 80.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 30 Feet
    • Overall Length : 80.6 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 30 Feet
    • Load draft : 10 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8 Feet
    • Height : 47 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2009
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1222185

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

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

NRC INDEPENDENCE

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

News

COVID-19: Maritime and Coastguard Agency Issues "Unprecedented Exemption" for Car Ferry

COVID-19: Maritime and Coastguard Agency Issues "Unprecedented Exemption" for Car Ferry

MCA grants temporary ability for Red Funnel passengers to remain in vehicles on select crossingsRed Funnel worked with the U.K. Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) to identify exceptional solutions to support the government’s social distancing guidance in response to COVID-19 and respond to passengers’ requests to remain in vehicles during crossings.

Robust Dredging on America’s Inland Waterways

Robust Dredging on America’s Inland Waterways

Inland Dredging Company helps keep commerce flowing on America’s inland waterway system.Dyersburg, Tenn. based Inland Dredging Company completed dredging projects spanning eight states and across four U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Districts. Beginning in July and finishing in December (2019), Inland Dredging crews dredged ports and harbors along the Mighty Mississippi River, Ouachita River

Austal Launches High-speed Ferry

Austal Launches High-speed Ferry

Austal Limited announce that Austal Australia has launched Hull 394, the first of two 118-meter high-speed trimaran ferries currently under construction for Fred. Olsen Express of the Canary Islands.The aluminum vehicle-passenger ferry, to be known as Bajamar Express, was launched at Austal’s Henderson, Western Australia shipyard on February 4, and is now in the final stages of fit out

Fishing for Trouble

Fishing for Trouble

Radar confusion and speed cited in ferry groundingWhile the perennial issue of commercial vessel and recreational boat collisions, near misses and allisions with navigational aids are certainly nothing new, in much of  the navigable waters of the United States they are typically associated with the warmer weather of late spring

Red and White and Green All Over

Red and White and Green All Over

INSIGHTS: Thomas C. Escher, Chairman, Red and White FleetIn 1960, Tom Escher, the grandson of the founder and now the current owner, started working as a sweeper and a mechanics helper on the Red and White vessels. In 1997, Escher purchased the Red and White Fleet, becoming the third generation of the family to own and operate the business.

The Mighty Mississippi: Taming the Bull

The Mighty Mississippi: Taming the Bull

The beneficial use of dredge material sets a record in FY 2019. And, we’re just getting started. Funding will be the key.In mid-November 2018, concerns began to rise about an unseasonably high river stages on the Upper Mississippi River Basin generated by significant precipitation events.

Storm Beaches Merchant Ship in Israel

Storm Beaches Merchant Ship in Israel

A cargo ship drifted onto a beach in southern Israel on Thursday after heavy winds and stormy weather forced the vessel away from its anchor point near the port of Ashdod.The 90 meter-long Zelek Star was carrying cement and other goods from Greece to Israel when it was swept away and approached Oranim Beach, officials said.

Bulker Catches Fire on the Detroit River

Bulker Catches Fire on the Detroit River

A fire broke out in the engine room of a lake freighter on the Detroit River on Sunday afternoon, the US Coast Guard reported.A contracted firefighting team boarded the 641-foot Canadian bulk carrier Tecumseh and extinguished the fire overnight after all 16 crewmembers were safely disembarked and evaluated by local emergency medical services, the Coast Guard said.

BC Ferries Orders 4 Hybrid-Electric Vessels

BC Ferries Orders 4 Hybrid-Electric Vessels

Canadian ferry owner and operator British Columbia Ferry Services Inc (BC Ferries) has made a further order of four additional electric-battery hybrid Island Class vessels from a major European shipyard.The ferry corporation announced that Damen Shipyards Group of the Netherlands has been awarded the contract to build the new vessels.

SHORTSEA SHIPPING: All the Right Moves (Finally)

SHORTSEA SHIPPING: All the Right Moves (Finally)

Marine Highways Gain Traction in the Intermodal Supply Chain.In the United States, landside infrastructure is at a crisis point. Congestion at the big hub ports, exacerbated by imperfect intermodal interfaces with surface transport serving cargo hinterlands is at the heart of the matter.

Interview: Todd Fuller, President, Associated Terminals

Interview: Todd Fuller, President, Associated Terminals

Associated Terminals runs an impressive mid-stream cargo handling operation on the Lower Mississippi River, unloading bulk carriers with high-efficiency cranes loading a carousel of barges. Maritime Reporter & Engineering News/MarineLink.com spent some time with Todd Fuller, President, Associated Terminals to discuss the operation.

Boat Sunk in Danube Ready to be Raised

Boat Sunk in Danube Ready to be Raised

Hungarian salvage crews prepared on Monday to raise the wreck of a pleasure boat that capsized on the Danube river in Budapest, killing 26 South Korean tourists and two local crew.The Mermaid sank after a large Swiss-owned cruise liner struck it from behind on May 29 as both vessels passed under a 19th century bridge in the Hungarian capital during heavy rain.