S

  • General
    • Vessel Name : S
    • Operator : SOUTHERN MARINE CONSTRUCTION CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : CHATTANOO- GA
    • STATE : TN
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 100
    • Full Load Capacity : 500 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 195 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 35 Feet
    • Overall Length : 195 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 35 Feet
    • Load draft : 12 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.5 Feet
    • Height : 12 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1959
    • EQUIP1 : CRANE
    • Coast Guard Number : 252059

SOUTHERN MARINE CONSTRUCTION CO.

  • Area of Operation : TENNESSEE RIVER AND OHIO RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : SAND & GRAVEL AND CONSTRUCTION MATLS

BRANDI-AUDREY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ELIZABETH YATES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

J. E. POTTER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LITTLE GIANT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TRAILBLAZER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SB

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SM

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SMC

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Discovering the Largest Shipwrecks in the St. Lawrence River

Discovering the Largest Shipwrecks in the St. Lawrence River

Of all the rivers in the world, the St. Lawrence River is undeniably one of the most challenging for mariners.This water highway is at some spots as narrow as a large river and, at others, as wide as a small sea. It has played a vital role over the last three centuries as an important artery for trade, communication, transportation and settlement. And since 1959, the year the St.

Insights from the 50th International Congress of Maritime Museums

Insights from the 50th International Congress of Maritime Museums

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Bookshelf: Port Newark and the Origins of Container Shipping

Bookshelf: Port Newark and the Origins of Container Shipping

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Eastern China Ports at Standstill as Typhoon Muifa Closes In

Eastern China Ports at Standstill as Typhoon Muifa Closes In

Authorities in China's eastern province of Zhejiang ordered ships to return to port, told schools to close and evacuated tourists from nearby islands, as one of this year's strongest typhoons is set to make landfall on Wednesday.Typhoon Muifa intensified on Tuesday as it barreled towards the twin port cities of Ningbo and Zhoushan, which share the ranking of second-busiest port in China

The ZouZou: MII to the Rescue?

The ZouZou: MII to the Rescue?

A ship financier’s primary security is the mortgaged ship. If the ship becomes a total loss, the mortgage will provide no valuable security, leaving the financier to rely on its rights as assignee and loss payee (and occasionally as co-assured) under the shipowner’s marine insurance policies.

Concerns Around War in Ukraine Help  to Keep Ship Scrap Prices Strong

Concerns Around War in Ukraine Help to Keep Ship Scrap Prices Strong

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Vigor Wins Repair Contract for Hospital Ship USNS Mercy

Vigor Wins Repair Contract for Hospital Ship USNS Mercy

Portland, Ore.-based Vigor Marine has been awarded a contract for a 90-calendar day shipyard availability for a mid-term availability of Military Sealift Command’s hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19).The $20,187,816 firm-fixed-price contract includes a base period and options, which if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $20,915,538.

Big Berty KA4815: New Desalination Pump

Big Berty KA4815: New Desalination Pump

Aussie Pumps introduced a new desalination pump, capable of both high pressure and high flows.   Manufactured by Bertolini in Northern Italy, it features heavy duty AISI 316 stainless steel construction,  which makes it suitable for reverse osmosis, desalination, food industry, pharmaceutical, marine and even chemical applications.

Asian Investors Bet on Haifa Port as Israel Draws Closer to Arab Gulf

Asian Investors Bet on Haifa Port as Israel Draws Closer to Arab Gulf

The city of Haifa is set to become an increasingly significant east Mediterranean shipping hub, with Chinese and Indian firms buying into its ports as Israel normalizes ties with its Gulf Arab neighbors under a U.S. diplomatic push.Earlier this month, as U.S. President Joe Biden visited the Middle East

Canadian Navy Names Pair of New Patrol Ships

Canadian Navy Names Pair of New Patrol Ships

The Royal Canadian Navy's second and third Harry DeWolf-class Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships (AOPS) were officially named at Halifax Shipyard on Sunday.Named HMCS Margaret Brooke and HMCS Max Bernays in honor of two Canadians who served in the navy in the Second World War, the vessels are among six AOPS being delivered to the Royal Canadian Navy as part of the National Shipbuilding Strategy.

MARAD Announces New 'Marine Highway' Route and Projects

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