TENNESSEE MERCHANT

  • General
    • Vessel Name : TENNESSEE MERCHANT
    • Operator : 1803295
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2800
  • Location
    • City : BATON ROUGE
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 349
  • Size
    • Register length : 121.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 33.7 Feet
    • Overall Length : 130 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 33.7 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8 Feet
    • Height : 33.7 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1985
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 685581

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

RON SHANKIN

  • 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

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

Rear Adm Nunan First Woman Appointed USMMA Superintendent

Rear Adm Nunan First Woman Appointed USMMA Superintendent

The U.S. Department of Transportation and the Maritime Administration announced the appointment of Rear Admiral Joanna M. Nunan (U.S. Coast Guard, Ret.) as the next superintendent of the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA). Nunan, who spent more than three decades in the U.S. Coast Guard, has commanded units at every level both afloat and ashore. She will begin work at the Academy in a few weeks.

US Corn, Soy Exports Lag Normal Autumn Pace Amid River Shipping Woes

US Corn, Soy Exports Lag Normal Autumn Pace Amid River Shipping Woes

U.S. soybean exports are trailing their normal autumn pace despite rising supplies from an accelerating harvest, as low river levels have slowed the flow of grain barges to export terminals, according to U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) data issued on Monday.Corn exports are also lagging their typical harvest-time rate, weekly USDA export inspections data showed.

Mississippi River Reopens to Barge Traffic After Low Water Closures

Mississippi River Reopens to Barge Traffic After Low Water Closures

Two stretches of the southern Mississippi River were reopened to commercial traffic over the weekend after dredging operations deepened the shipping channel near Memphis, Tennessee, and near Stack Island, Mississippi, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Monday.The major shipping waterway had been closed to vessel traffic at the two locations since at least last week after several barges and boats

Wing Sail-fitted VLCC Newbuild Delivered

Wing Sail-fitted VLCC Newbuild Delivered

A Chinese-built very large crude carrier (VLCC) fitted with fuel-saving and emissions-reducing wing sails has been delivered to China Merchants Group.The New Aden was handed over from Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Co., Ltd (DSIC) to China Merchant Energy Shipping Co., Ltd (CMES) on September 24.

US Inland Waterway Infrastructure: Riding a Good News Wave

US Inland Waterway Infrastructure: Riding a Good News Wave

The inland waterways have enjoyed several positive developments toward modernization of the system, particularly over the last two years.Annual appropriations that fund the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Civil Works mission have been steadily on the rise for the last nine fiscal years, specifically the Construction and Operations & Maintenance (O&M) accounts have been funded at historic levels.

Merchant Vessel Loses Power in Somali Waters

Merchant Vessel Loses Power in Somali Waters

A merchant vessel was towed to safety after losing power in heavy seas off the coast of Somalia.On July 19, the EU's counter-piracy forces EU NAVFOR ATALANTA received a request for assistance from the Somali Ministry for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation after the Tanzania-registered merchant ship Anatolian suffered a complete propulsion and power plant failure

US Inland Waterways: Big Money, New Projects, Help Wanted

US Inland Waterways: Big Money, New Projects, Help Wanted

New federal money promises dramatic impacts throughout the United States’ inland waterways system in 2022 and beyond. This report focuses on America’s central rivers; the Western rivers will be covered in a future report. These central rivers reach 11,000 miles, from Pennsylvania to Florida and from Texas to South Dakota.Consider the money within the U.S.

Shipping Industry Pushes to Rescue Remaining Seafarers Trapped in Ukraine

Shipping Industry Pushes to Rescue Remaining Seafarers Trapped in Ukraine

Just under 500 seafarers remain stuck onboard 109 ships at Ukrainian ports - skeleton crews who were left on board to enable their crew mates to be evacuated amid the conflict with Russia, shipping officials said on Friday.Those remaining should be allowed safe passage out too, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) association said.

Floating Mines in Black Sea Putting Grain, Oil Trade at Risk

Floating Mines in Black Sea Putting Grain, Oil Trade at Risk

The risk of coming across floating mines in the major Black Sea shipping route is adding to perils for merchant ships sailing in the region, and governments must ensure safe passage to keep supply chains running, maritime officials say.The Black Sea is key for shipping grain, oil, and oil products.

Foreign Merchant Ship Hit by Missile in Mariupol

Foreign Merchant Ship Hit by Missile in Mariupol

A foreign-flagged merchant ship was hit by a Russian navy missile in the besieged southern Ukrainian port city of Mariupol with one crew member needing medical care, a Ukrainian official said on Tuesday.Ukraine said it was bracing for about 60,000 Russian reservists to be called in to reinforce Moscow's offensive in the east, where Russia's main targets have included Mariupol and Kharkiv

Ships Stranded in Ukraine as Conflict Slows UN Rescue Efforts

Ships Stranded in Ukraine as Conflict Slows UN Rescue Efforts

With more than 1,000 seafarers stranded on ships in Ukrainian ports and food supplies running low, the United Nations is pressing for their safe passage out of danger but security risks and disagreements are hobbling those efforts, maritime sources say.Russia's military took control of waterways when it invaded Ukraine on February 24, in what Moscow calls a "special operation".

Food Supplies Running Low on Foreign Ships Stuck in Ukraine

Food Supplies Running Low on Foreign Ships Stuck in Ukraine

Food and medical supplies onboard over 100 foreign flagged ships stuck in Ukraine due to the conflict are running low, with little progress on creating a maritime corridor to allow them to sail away, industry officials said on Wednesday.London's marine insurance market has widened the area of waters it considers high risk in the region as the conflict intensifies and perils to merchant shipping