TOM SAWYER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : TOM SAWYER
    • Operator : CONTINENTAL CEMENT
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Covered Barge
    • Vessel Type : Covered Hopper Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : HANNIBAL
    • STATE : MO
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 695
    • Full Load Capacity : 2440 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 245 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 52.5 Feet
    • Overall Length : 245 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 52.5 Feet
    • Load draft : 8.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2.2 Feet
    • Height : 18.4 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1965
    • EQUIP2 : PUMP-ELECTRICAL
    • EQUIP1 : SELF UNLOADING
    • Coast Guard Number : NOT/DOC

CONTINENTAL CEMENT

  • Area of Operation : BETWEEN HANNIBAL, MO PLANT AND ST. LOUIS, MO; BETTENDORF, IA AND ON THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : CEMENT

HANNABELLE

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HUCK FINN

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Explosion Reported Near Ship Off Yemen Coast

Explosion Reported Near Ship Off Yemen Coast

The captain of a merchant ship east of Yemen's Aden has reported an explosion near the ship, the United Kingdom Maritime Trade Operations (UKMTO) agency said early on Sunday."No damage to the vessel has been reported and the crew are reported safe. The vessel is proceeding to its next port of call," UKMTO said in an advisory note.

Shipping Firms Take First Steps Toward Red Sea Return

Shipping Firms Take First Steps Toward Red Sea Return

France's CMA CGM is increasing the number of vessels travelling through the Suez Canal, it said on Tuesday, joining Maersk in returning to the area after U.S.-led efforts to prevent attacks.The world's top shipping companies, including Maersk and Hapag-Lloyd, stopped using Red Sea routes after Yemen's Houthi militant group began targeting vessels this month

Cruise Missile from Yemen Strikes Tanker

Cruise Missile from Yemen Strikes Tanker

A land-based cruise missile launched from Houthi-controlled Yemen has struck a commercial tanker vessel, causing a fire and damage but no casualties, two U.S. defense officials told Reuters on Monday.The attack on the tanker Strinda took place about 60 nautical miles (111km) north of the Bab al-Mandab Strait about 2100 GMT, one of the officials said. The U.S.

Ukraine Says Russia Dropped Explosives in Black Sea Shipping Lanes

Ukraine Says Russia Dropped Explosives in Black Sea Shipping Lanes

Ukraine said on Wednesday Russian warplanes had dropped "explosive objects" into the likely paths of civilian vessels in the Black Sea three times in the last 24 hours, but that its fledgling shipping corridor was still operating.Ukraine is trying to build up a new shipping lane without Russian approval to revive its vital seaborne exports.

First Big Grain Ship Leaves Ukraine's Black Sea Port

The first big ship carrying grain from a Ukrainian Black Sea port has set sail since Moscow quit a deal in July to allow exports, a Ukrainian deputy prime minister said on Friday, part of Kyiv's campaign to break Russia's de facto blockade.The Aroyat "left the port Chornomorsk after loading 17,600 (metric tons of) Ukrainian wheat for Egypt," Oleksandr Kubrakov said on the X social media app

New Company Will Combine Crowley and SEACOR Jones Act Tank Vessel Fleets

New Company Will Combine Crowley and SEACOR Jones Act Tank Vessel Fleets

U.S. maritime companies Crowley and SEACOR Holdings' Seabulk Tankers have created a new joint venture that combines their liquid energy and chemical transportation vessels, operations and related services into a new, independent U.S. Jones Act service provider.The new company, Fairwater Holdings, will serve the U.S.

Singapore Port Authority Seeks Proposals for Fully Electric Harbor Craft

Singapore Port Authority Seeks Proposals for Fully Electric Harbor Craft

Singapore's Maritime and Port Authority (MPA) has issued an expression of interest (EOI) calling for proposals to design and promote the use of fully electric harbor craft in Singapore, it said in a statement on Tuesday.The EOI document is a further step towards MPA's rule that all new harbor craft operating in its waters to be fully electric, or run on biofuels or net-zero fuels from 2030.

Iran Says it Had Court Order to Seize Chevron Tanker

Iran Says it Had Court Order to Seize Chevron Tanker

Iran said on Thursday it had a court order to seize a tanker in Gulf waters a day earlier after it collided with an Iranian vessel, one of two tankers the U.S. Navy said it prevented Iran from commandeering. The Richmond Voyager, a Bahamas-flagged oil tanker, had collided with an Iranian vessel, and the Iranian navy had a court order to seize it

Methanol Bunkering Gaining Interest Among Global Players

Methanol Bunkering Gaining Interest Among Global Players

Denmark's Maersk said on Monday it has secured fuel for the world's first container vessel able to run on carbon-neutral methanol for its inaugural journey.Interest in methanol as an alternative fuel for bunkering has grown in the shipping industry, which seeks to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050.

Ukraine Wants to Deepen Danube to Expand Grain Export Routes

Ukraine Wants to Deepen Danube to Expand Grain Export Routes

Ukraine wants to begin work to make its Danube shipping canal deeper as early as this year to expand its alternative routes to export grain, Deputy Minister of Renovation and Infrastructure Yuriy Vaskov said on Tuesday.Ukraine, which was invaded by Russia last year, has already increased the depth of its southwestern Bystre Canal on the Danube River to 6.5 meters from 3.

Purus Wind Orders Two Offshore Wind Vessels from VARD

Purus Wind Orders Two Offshore Wind Vessels from VARD

Norwegian shipbuilder VARD has won a contract for the design and construction of two offshore wind Commissioning Service Operation Vessels (CSOVs) from UK-based Purus Wind. Purus Wind will have the option to order two more vessels.The two CSOVs are of VARD 4 19 design developed by Vard Design in Ålesund, Norway.

World's Largest Iron Ore Export Hub Braces for Strongest Cyclone in a Decade

World's Largest Iron Ore Export Hub Braces for Strongest Cyclone in a Decade

Australia's northwest region, home to the world's largest export hub for iron ore, could be hit by the most powerful tropical cyclone there in a decade as ports cleared ships and residents rushed to stock up on essential supplies. Cyclone Ilsa, located about 300 km (186 miles) off Australia's coast in the Indian Ocean