SENATOR DIXON

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SENATOR DIXON
    • Operator : SCF LEWIS AND CLARK FLEETING, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1400
  • Location
    • City : ST. LOUIS
    • STATE : MO
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 88
  • Size
    • Register length : 63.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 63.6 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 26.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 9.9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 9.9 Feet
    • Height : 36 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1982
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 644521

SCF LEWIS AND CLARK FLEETING, LLC

  • Area of Operation : UPPER MISSISSIPPI MILE 130 TO UPPER MISSISSIPPI 218 AND UP; MILE UM 130 TO UM 218
  • Principal Commodity : FLEETING AND SWITCHING; AND COAL, GRAIN, SCRAP, TOWING FERTILIZER, LUBE OIL, SLOP OIL, DIESEL FUEL, GASOLINE, BENZINE AND CAUSTIC

ALLISON RACHEL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ELIZABETH BROWN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ERIE T WELLHAUSON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KATHERINE B. WAYNE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KATIE MAURINE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARC

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MIRANDA PAIGE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RALPH HENRY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

VELDA TAYLOR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Steel Cut for Fourth National Security Multi-Mission Vessel

Steel Cut for Fourth National Security Multi-Mission Vessel

Philly Shipyard held a steel cutting ceremony for the fourth in a series of new training ships it is building for the United States' state maritime academies.Scheduled for delivery to the Texas A&M Maritime Academy in Galveston, Texas in 2025, the new National Security Multi-Mission Vessel (NSMV) is being built under a program for the U.S.

Elizabeth Klein Named BOEM Director

Elizabeth Klein Named BOEM Director

The U.S. Interior Department on Tuesday named Elizabeth Klein, a lawyer who worked in the Obama and Clinton administrations, to head the bureau that oversees offshore oil, gas and wind development.Klein will take over for the current head of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Amanda Lefton, who has resigned from the post effective Jan. 19.

Biden Administration Reinstates Bids From 2021 Gulf of Mexico Oil Auction

Biden Administration Reinstates Bids From 2021 Gulf of Mexico Oil Auction

The Biden administration on Wednesday said it had reinstated bids from a November 2021 Gulf of Mexico sale of offshore oil and gas drilling rights, a requirement buried in U.S. President Joe Biden’s new climate change and drug pricing law.The move comes after a federal judge in January vacated the sale’s results

Rhine Traffic Further Hindered After Vessel's Engine Failure

Rhine Traffic Further Hindered After Vessel's Engine Failure

Around 20 ships are stuck in traffic along Germany's river Rhine, where low water levels have already impeded shipping this summer, after a vessel's engine failure closed part of the waterway, authorities said on Wednesday.A vessel with a 1,660-ton load was forced to drop anchor due to an engine failure, closing traffic between St Goar and Oberwesel, river police said.

Keel Laying Ceremony Held for USCG's Offshore Patrol Cutter 'USCGC Ingham'

Keel Laying Ceremony Held for USCG's Offshore Patrol Cutter 'USCGC Ingham'

Eastern Shipbuilding Group hosted the keel laying ceremony for the U.S. Coast Guard’s future Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC), USCGC Ingham (WMSM-917), the third vessel in the new Heritage Class built at the Nelson Street facility. The presiding official for the U.S. Coast Guard was Rear Admiral Chad L. Jacoby, Director of Acquisition Programs & Program Executive Officer (CG-93).

USCG Awards Austal USA Stage 2 Offshore Patrol Cutter Contract

USCG Awards Austal USA Stage 2 Offshore Patrol Cutter Contract

Mobile, Ala. shipbuilder Austal USA has been awarded a contract to build up to 11 medium-endurance Offshore Patrol Cutters (OPC) for the U.S. Coast Guard.The initial $208.26 million award supports detail design and long lead-time material for one OPC, with options for production of up to 10 additional vessels, the Coast Guard announced on Thursday. The deal could be worth up to $3.

Ukraine Hits Crimean Drilling Platforms

Ukraine Hits Crimean Drilling Platforms

Ukrainian forces attacked drilling platforms in the Black Sea owned by a Crimean oil and gas company, the pro-Russian head of the annexed peninsula said on Monday, giving no details of what weapons were used.Three people were wounded and a search was underway for seven workers from the Chernomorneftegaz energy company, Sergei Askyonov, the Russian-installed head of Crimea

US House Passes Ocean Shipping Reform Act

US House Passes Ocean Shipping Reform Act

The U.S. House of Representatives approved legislation Monday to improve oversight of ocean shipping, which supporters say will help curb inflation and ease export backlogs. The bill was approved 369-42 and will head to the White House for President Joe Biden's signature. Biden said in a statement he looked forward to signing it into law.

Lack of Icebreakers Hinders Great Lakes Shipping

Lack of Icebreakers Hinders Great Lakes Shipping

A lack of U.S. Coast Guard icebreaking capacity is hindering shipping on the Great Lakes, a U.S. maritime industry coalition said on Thursday.During this year’s ice season, the U.S.-flag Great Lakes shipping industry lost the equivalent of a month due to delays in ice covered waters, according to the Great Lakes Maritime Task Force, which represents U.S.

Mackinac Island Ferry Goes Adrift After Steering Loss

Mackinac Island Ferry Goes Adrift After Steering Loss

Passengers were removed from a Mackinac Island ferry that suffered mechanical issues and went adrift in the Straits of Mackinac on Tuesday.The Star Line winter service ferry Huron had 144 passengers and four crewmembers on board when it lost steering at about 6 p.m. while on its way from Mackinac Island to St. Ignace, Mich., the U.S. Coast Guard said.

US Senate Approves Bill to Ease Export Shipping Backlogs

US Senate Approves Bill to Ease Export Shipping Backlogs

The U.S. Senate on Thursday unanimously passed a bill to improve oversight of ocean shipping, a step supporters say will help ease export backlogs.The Ocean Shipping Reform Act, led by Senators John Thune and Amy Klobuchar, would strengthen the investigatory authority of the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC), the U.S.

Biden Bans Russia Oil Imports to the US

Biden Bans Russia Oil Imports to the US

U.S. President Joe Biden announced a ban on Russian oil and other energy imports on Tuesday in retaliation for the invasion of Ukraine, underscoring strong bipartisan support for a move that he acknowledged would drive up U.S. energy prices."We're banning all imports of Russian oil and gas energy," Biden told reporters at the White House. "That means Russian oil will no longer be acceptable in U.