SARAH KATE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SARAH KATE
    • Operator : BIG RIVER SHIPBUILDERS, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1000
  • Location
    • City : VICKSBURG
    • STATE : MS
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 56
  • Size
    • Register length : 52 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 21.5 Feet
    • Overall Length : 52 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 21.5 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.2 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 32 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1976
    • EQUIP2 : ELECTRIC WINCH
    • EQUIP1 : 2-40 TON
    • Coast Guard Number : 571258

BIG RIVER SHIPBUILDERS, INC.

  • Area of Operation : INLAND WATERWAYS
  • Principal Commodity : SHIPYARD AND RIVER SALVAGE/CONSTRUCTION

MISS PAM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CGB

  • Type : Other
  • Construction : Steel

News

UK Navy Rescues Five from Sinking Tug

UK Navy Rescues Five from Sinking Tug

Five mariners were rescued by the crew of a U.K. Royal Navy patrol ship after their tug started to sink in rough seas last week in the Caribbean.The oceangoing tug began taking on water after suffering an engine failure some 20 miles west of Sint Maarten. The vessel's crew sent out a distress call around 1 p.m. on Friday and took refuge on the large sand barge their vessel had been towing.

Brazil's Haunting Graveyard of Ships Risks Environmental Disaster, Warns Activist Group

Brazil's Haunting Graveyard of Ships Risks Environmental Disaster, Warns Activist Group

On a stormy evening in mid-November, a huge, abandoned cargo ship broke free of its moorings and slowly floated into the massive concrete bridge that carries cars across Brazil's Guanabara Bay to Rio de Janeiro.Brazil's navy said the 200-meter-long (660-ft.) Sao Luiz, a rust-spattered bulk carrier built in 1994

EU Tentatively Agrees $60 Price Cap on Russian Seaborne Oil

EU Tentatively Agrees $60 Price Cap on Russian Seaborne Oil

European Union governments tentatively agreed on Thursday on a $60 a barrel price cap on Russian seaborne oil - an idea of the Group of Seven (G7) nations - with an adjustment mechanism to keep the cap at 5% below the market price, according to diplomats and a document seen by Reuters.The agreement still needs approval from all EU governments in a written procedure by Friday.

Harland & Wolff-led Consortium Wins UK Navy Shipbuilding Contract

Harland & Wolff-led Consortium Wins UK Navy Shipbuilding Contract

Britain has selected a Harland & Wolff-led consortium to build three Royal Navy support ships under a 1.6 billion pound ($1.9 billion) contract that will create 1,200 jobs in UK shipyards, including in Belfast where final assembly will take place.The consortium, which comprises ship designer BMT, Harland & Wolff and Navantia UK

Police Guard LNG Ports as Germany Fast-tracks Critical Infrastructure Law

Police Guard LNG Ports as Germany Fast-tracks Critical Infrastructure Law

Germany has ordered police to guard LNG terminals under construction and increased aerial supervision of its rail network as it prepares a law to bolster the protection of critical infrastructure, its interior minister told Reuters.Suspected sabotage on the German rail network and on the Baltic Sea gas pipelines linking Germany and Russia in recent weeks have raised concerns about the country's

One Million Gallons Collected from US' Longest Running Oil Spill

One Million Gallons Collected from US' Longest Running Oil Spill

Response crews have collected more than one million gallons of oil from a Gulf of Mexico spill that has been ongoing for nearly 20 years.The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) and partner agencies have been working to contain oil that continues to leak from damaged wells in Mississippi Canyon Block 20 (MC-20), located 11 miles south of the Louisiana shoreline

Celebrity Beyond Departs Chantiers de l’Atlantique Shipyard

Celebrity Beyond Departs Chantiers de l’Atlantique Shipyard

Celebrity Cruises’ newest cruise ship Celebrity Beyond has departed the Chantiers de l’Atlantique shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, France en route to Southampton, U.K. where the newbuild is slated to commence its maiden voyage later this month.The third in a series of five Edge Series luxury cruise ships ordered by Royal Caribbean's Celebrity Cruises—each reportedly worth $1 billion—the 140

Another P&O Ferry Seized on Disrupted Dover-Calais Route

Another P&O Ferry Seized on Disrupted Dover-Calais Route

A second P&O ferry that sails between the English town of Dover and the French city of Calais has been detained by British officials due to a "number of deficiencies", likely exacerbating Easter holiday travel disruption.P&O Ferries, which accounted for a third of Dover's capacity, has struggled to operate a service after it fired 800 workers last month to cut costs

P&O Ferries Sacks 800 Staff, Threatening Union Standoff

P&O Ferries Sacks 800 Staff, Threatening Union Standoff

Britain's P&O Ferries made 800 staff redundant with immediate effect and suspended crossings for the next few days, sparking a backlash from politicians and unions over reports it would hire cheaper agency workers instead.The shock move caused delays around Britain's busiest port, Dover, and drew threats of a standoff as trade unions urged their members to defy any instructions to leave P&O ships.

EU Nations Considering Banning Russian Ships from Ports

EU Nations Considering Banning Russian Ships from Ports

European Union countries are considering a ban on Russian ships entering the bloc's ports, aiming to tighten sea restrictions after a halt on air traffic, European officials say, a step that would further hamper Russia's commercial shipments.Britain already decided on Monday to deny entry to British ports to all ships that are Russian owned, operated, controlled, chartered, registered or flagged.

UK Orders Its Ports to Block All Russian-linked Ships

UK Orders Its Ports to Block All Russian-linked Ships

Britain on Monday ordered its ports to block any vessels that are Russian-flagged or believed to be registered, owned or controlled by any person connected with Russia as it ratcheted up the pressure on Moscow.Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said in a letter to all UK ports that further detailed sanctions against Russian shipping were being drawn up following Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

Germany's Chancellor Scholz Halts Nord Stream 2 as Ukraine Crisis Deepens

Germany's Chancellor Scholz Halts Nord Stream 2 as Ukraine Crisis Deepens

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz halted the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project designed to bring more Russian gas to Germany on Tuesday after Russia formally recognized two breakaway regions in eastern Ukraine.Europe's most divisive energy project was finished in September but has remained idle since then pending certification by Germany and the European Union.