ROCK BLUFF

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ROCK BLUFF
    • Operator : JANTRAN, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1400
  • Location
    • City : ROSEDALE
    • STATE : MS
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 185
  • Size
    • Register length : 56 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 24 Feet
    • Overall Length : 56 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 28 Feet
    • Load draft : 7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6 Feet
    • Height : 32 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1963
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 290718

JANTRAN, INC.

  • Area of Operation : ARKANSAS AND LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVERS
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING; COAL, GRAIN, FERTILIZER, STEEL, CEMENT AND ALUMINUM

ARKANSAS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROTHER WILSON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRUCE OAKLEY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CITY OF CLEVELAND

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CONCORDIA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAVID WORK

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DOROTHY M JANOUSH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

FRANCES ANN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LELAND SPEAKES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LUCY JANOUSH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY PARKER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS ALEX

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MR. TOM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NAPOLEON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RIVERTON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

VICTORIA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WAXHAW

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JAN

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ROSEDALE

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Vessel Retrofits Could Accelerate U.S. Offshore Wind Development

Vessel Retrofits Could Accelerate U.S. Offshore Wind Development

The U.S. Administration’s strategy to fast-track offshore wind development is exciting for overseas shipbuilders and service providers in the field. Joint ventures meeting Jones Act requirements will support accelerating development. Some question, however, whether ambitious 2030 targets can actually be achieved.Ulstein group is a front runner.

Jones Act Uncertainties Persist in US Offshore Wind

Jones Act Uncertainties Persist in US Offshore Wind

The Jones Act is a single sentence long, and yet somehow that reservation of U.S. domestic maritime commerce to qualified U.S.-flag vessels has spawned numerous complications with respect to offshore wind energy projects. Although not supported by prior experience, maybe 2023 will bring some clarity.U.S.

Payment Issues Leave Dozens of Bulk Carriers Stranded Off Iran

Payment Issues Leave Dozens of Bulk Carriers Stranded Off Iran

Dozens of merchant ships with grains and sugar are stuck outside Iranian ports after weeks of delays as payments snags disrupt flows of goods into the country, according to trade sources and shipping data. Food is exempt from the West's sanctions on Iran over its nuclear program, but the impact of the sanctions on Iran's financial system has created complex and erratic payment arrangements with

Armach's Hull Service Robot Excels in Over-the-horizon Operation Trials

Armach's Hull Service Robot Excels in Over-the-horizon Operation Trials

Armach Robotics said on Tuesday that it had reached a major milestone by operating its hull cleaning robot successfully in full over-the-horizon (OTH) mode.In the water in Norfolk, VA, Armach’s hull service robot, was earlier this month monitored and controlled by staff at Armach’s command center in Plymouth, MA, using a 4G modem providing over-the-air connectivity.

Matson Orders Three LNG-fueled Containerships from Philly Shipyard

Matson Orders Three LNG-fueled Containerships from Philly Shipyard

U.S.-based ocean carrier Matson announced it has placed a $1 billion order with Philly Shipyard for the construction of three new 3,600 TEU Aloha Class containerships.The first vessel is expected to be delivered in the fourth quarter of 2026 with subsequent deliveries in 2027.Matson, which aims to achieve a 40% reduction in Scope 1 fleet emissions by 2030 and net-zero Scope 1 by 2050

Maersk Sees No Let Up In Surging Cost of Shipping Goods

Maersk Sees No Let Up In Surging Cost of Shipping Goods

The cost of shipping goods has surged 25-30% since the start of the pandemic due to array of inflationary pressures that are "unlikely to abate in the short term," world No. 1 container shipping company Maersk told Reuters on Wednesday.Maersk is viewed as a bellwether for global trade as it transports goods for retailers and consumer companies from Walmart and Nike to Unilever.

VIDEO: One-on-One with Pieter van Oord, CEO, Van Oord

VIDEO: One-on-One with Pieter van Oord, CEO, Van Oord

Pieter van Oord is candid in discussing the future growth of his storied company’s activities in offshore wind with specific insights on challenging current jobs, Van Oord’s recent order of a massive and groundbreaking Wind Turbine Installation Vessel, and the company’s future working in the United States.

Bangladesh Seeks $22.4 Million After Missile Hits Ship in Ukraine

Bangladesh Seeks $22.4 Million After Missile Hits Ship in Ukraine

State-owned Bangladesh Shipping Corp is seeking $22.4 million from its insurer for a cargo ship hit by a missile in March, government officials with knowledge of the talks said, in the first major marine insurance claim from the conflict in Ukraine.The UN's shipping agency said last week it would create a safe maritime corridor for merchant ships and crews stuck in the Black Sea and Sea of Azov

2022 US Shipbuilding Report

2022 US Shipbuilding Report

It’s a common story in the U.S. shipbuilding industry today. A piece of equipment that used to be available for delivery on short notice—maybe in one or two weeks—now must be ordered months or more in advance, and it costs double. Add to this rising steel prices and the labor issues that have pervaded nearly all industrial sectors since the early days of the pandemic

Russian Troops Enter Strategic Ukrainian Port of Kherson

Russian Troops Enter Strategic Ukrainian Port of Kherson

Russian troops were in the center of the Ukrainian port of Kherson on Thursday after a day of conflicting claims over whether Moscow had captured a major urban center for the first time in its eight-day invasion.Russia's defense ministry said it had captured Kherson on Wednesday but an adviser to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy responded that Ukrainian forces continued to defend the

Keppel Offshore & Marine Reels in $186M in New Contracts

Keppel Offshore & Marine Reels in $186M in New Contracts

Singapore's Keppel Offshore & Marine said Wednesday it had secured contracts worth around S$250 million (~$186 million) for the conversion of a Floating Storage and Regasification Unit (FSRU), integration of a Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel, and the "jumboisation" of two Trailing Suction Hopper Dredgers (TSHD).

U.S. Offshore Wind Forecast: 45 Projects, $136B CapEx

U.S. Offshore Wind Forecast: 45 Projects, $136B CapEx

As of the end of January 2022, there were over 45 projects in development representing a $136 billion capital expenditure and $4.4 billion annual OPEX opportunity that are forecast to be brought on stream within this and early in the next decade.What a difference a year makes. This time last year there was still some uncertainty around the federal offshore wind permitting process