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

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