RON SHANKIN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : RON SHANKIN
    • Operator : 1803295
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 6140
  • Location
    • City : JEFFERSON- VILLE
    • STATE : IN
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 583
  • Size
    • Register length : 145 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 48 Feet
    • Overall Length : 145 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 48 Feet
    • Load draft : 9.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8 Feet
    • Height : 45 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1975
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 562078

AL WEAVER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ANDREW CANNAVA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ANITA EVE SHARP

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BOB STITH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BURNS JOHNSON JR.

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAIRO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT SHELBY HOUSE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. CARL PAGE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. GREGORY SMITH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. R.P. GETTELFINGER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CARL CANNON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAN JAWORSKI

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAVID A. LEWIS, JR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAVID EVANS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DE LA SALLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DEL WILKINS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DELMAR JAEGAR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ELIZABETH DEWEY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GENE HERDE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GLENN F ZERINGUE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GLENN W JONES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

HAL J PANNELL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JACK JAMES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JACK ODOM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JACKY L O'NEAL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JEFFBOAT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOE BOBZIEN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN FOX

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOSEPH M. HAMILTON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KEN T. SMITH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KENNY EADS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KEVIN E TURNER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KEVIN FLOWERS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

L. J. SULLIVAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LARRY Y STRAIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LEO G. LUTGRING

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LOYD MURPHY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARK DOUGHERTY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARK STAAB

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARK W SECREASE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARTIN J. PELLEGRIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MICHAEL POINDEXTER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MIKE CHARLEVILLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS BOBBIE FUGIT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS JACKIE BROWN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NORMANIA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RICHARD A. BAKER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RICKEY HUGHES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROBERT A KNOKE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROBERT GREENE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RONALD L LOUGHMILLER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SONNY IVEY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

STEPHEN R WARDEN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TANYA MCKINNEY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TENNESSEE MERCHANT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TIMOTHY C. ALLEN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TOM BEHRINGER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TOM FRAZIER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TROJAN WARRIOR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

W. A. KERNAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

W. T. TOUTANT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WALLY ROLLER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WAYNE P. LAGRANGE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WILLIAM J WEBER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WILLIAM L. KLUNK

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Second Wave of Floating Storage Triggered by Ailing Oil Market

Second Wave of Floating Storage Triggered by Ailing Oil Market

A stalled global economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic is leading to a fresh build-up of global oil supplies, pushing traders including Trafigura to book tankers to store millions of barrels of crude oil and refined fuels at sea again.The use of so-called floating storage onboard tankers comes as traditional onshore storage remains close to capacity as supplies outpace demand.

Matson's New ConRo Ship Matsonia Christened

Matson's New ConRo Ship Matsonia Christened

Matsonia, the second of two Kanaloa Class combination container/roll-on, roll-off (con-ro) vessels being built for U.S.-based carrier Matson, was christened at the General Dynamics NASSCO shipyard in San Diego, on Thursday.Peggy Forest, wife of Matson's President Ron Forest, officially christened the vessel by breaking a ceremonial bottle of champagne against its hull.

Merchent Named CEO of VT Halter Marine

Merchent Named CEO of VT Halter Marine

ST Engineering North America, Inc. announced Monday that Robert "Bob" L. Merchent has been named President and CEO of VT Halter Marine, Inc. He replaces outgoing President and CEO, Ron Baczkowski.Much of Merchent's career was spent at Ingalls Shipbuilding, where he advanced through multiple positions of ever-increasing responsibility, leading programs critical to both the business and the U.S.

Crude Oil Held in Sea Storage Hits New Record

Crude Oil Held in Sea Storage Hits New Record

Traders are storing an estimated record 160 million barrels of oil on ships - double the level from two weeks ago as they seek to tackle a glut of stocks created by a slide in global demand from the coronavirus, shipping sources say.Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and other producers including Russia have agreed a record cut in output from May of 9.

Tankers Pile Up Off Europe's Coast

Tankers Pile Up Off Europe's Coast

Dozens of tankers holding jet fuel and gasoline are at anchor in sea lanes around Europe's main storage hubs, unable to discharge their cargoes as onshore tanks are full to capacity following the collapse in demand linked to the coronavirus crisis.Nearly 1 million tonnes of refined products are parked on around 30 tankers off Europe's coast, Reuters calculations found.

Two Cruise Ships Dock in Florida After Coronavirus Ordeal

Two Cruise Ships Dock in Florida After Coronavirus Ordeal

An ocean liner forced by a deadly onboard coronavirus outbreak to languish at sea since mid-March pulled into a South Florida port on Thursday, after authorities settled plans for the vessel and its sister ship to dock and most passengers to come ashore.The Holland America Line cruise ship MS Zaandam and its twin, the MS Rotterdam

Cruise Passengers Await Florida Deal Allowing Them to Disembark

Cruise Passengers Await Florida Deal Allowing Them to Disembark

The U.S. government and Florida were working on a plan on Wednesday to allow thousands of cruise ship passengers exposed to an onboard coronavirus outbreak to disembark, a day after President Donald Trump urged the governor to drop his opposition to their docking.Fort Lauderdale Mayor Dean Trantalis said he was not opposed to them docking in his city.

US Shipyards Forge Ahead Through COVID-19

US Shipyards Forge Ahead Through COVID-19

As the novel coronavirus and its impacts continue to spread across America, U.S. shipbuilders, by and large, continue to build. While most yards have been deemed essential to marine transportation and/or national security and have been able to maintain operations, the situation at and around every shipyard is different

Trump Urges Florida to Welcome Coronavirus-hit Cruise Ship

Trump Urges Florida to Welcome Coronavirus-hit Cruise Ship

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday urged Florida officials to open an Atlantic Coast port to a Dutch cruise ship stuck at sea with a deadly coronavirus outbreak onboard, urging the governor to drop his opposition.Weighing in on the fate of Holland America Line’s MS Zaandam during a White House briefing, Trump said he would call Florida Governor Ron DeSantis

Glencore Charters World's Largest Tanker to Store Crude

Glencore Charters World's Largest Tanker to Store Crude

Trading house Glencore has chartered the 3 million barrel crude carrier Europe to store oil at sea for at least 6 months, trading sources on Tuesday.The vessel is one of two so-called ultra large crude carriers (ULCC), the largest tankers in the world.Glencore booked the vessel at a rate of $37,000 a day for the first six months, according to the sources.A Glencore spokesman declined to comment.

Shell Books Supertanker to Store Crude Oil at Sea

Shell Books Supertanker to Store Crude Oil at Sea

Royal Dutch Shell has booked a supertanker to store 2 million barrels of oil at sea to park mounting global stocks, shipping sources said on Wednesday.Shell declined to comment.The sources said Shell had booked a very large crude carrier (VLCC), which can store up to 2 million barrels of oil, for a five-month charter. Refinitiv data showed the hire cost paid was $40,000 a day.

Stena Line Invests in Ferry Upgrades

Stena Line Invests in Ferry Upgrades

Powered by growth on the Rostock and Trelleborg route, Stena Line announced plans to invest $5.5m in a refit and renovation of the cabins and public spaces onboard the two ships, FS Mecklenburg-Vorpommern and M/S Skåne.The refit will start in the end of December and take place both during the planned yard visits and during operation.