VB

  • General
    • Vessel Name : VB
    • Operator : YAGER MATERIALS, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Open Dry Cargo Barge
    • Vessel Type : Open Hopper Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : OWENSBORO
    • STATE : KY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 200
    • Full Load Capacity : 425 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 110 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 30 Feet
    • Overall Length : 110 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 30 Feet
    • Load draft : 5.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.5 Feet
    • Height : 7 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1969
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : NOT/DOC

YAGER MATERIALS, LLC

  • Area of Operation : OHIO RIVER -- OWENSBORO, KY
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING, SAND, GRAVEL AND LIMESTONE

ORS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ORS&G

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JAMES B. YAGER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN A YAGER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MAGGIE B. YAGER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WHITE ROCK

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

M

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Golden Ray Salvage Operations Resume

Golden Ray Salvage Operations Resume

Salvage operations to remove the overturned car carrier Golden Ray from St. Simons Sound in Georgia have resumed after work was paused due to coronavirus concerns and Hurricane Isaias.Due to the potential impact of the Hurricane to the St. Simons Sound area, the Unified Command (UC) response team implemented its Heavy Weather Plan which required the repositioning and securing of all response

Golden Ray Salvage Paused Due to COVID-19, Hurricane Season

Golden Ray Salvage Paused Due to COVID-19, Hurricane Season

Operations to remove the overturned car carrier Golden Ray in St. Simons Sound, Ga. have been suspended due to a coronavirus outbreak among responders and safety risks relating to hurricane season, the wreck removal unified command team announced Friday.To date, 10 responders have tested positive for COVID-19 and more than 50 responders, out of approximately 300 personnel

Video: Heavy Lift Ship Moors in Florida Ahead of Golden Ray Lift

Video: Heavy Lift Ship Moors in Florida Ahead of Golden Ray Lift

The twin-hull heavy lift vessel VB-10,000 moored at the Port of Fernandina, Fla., July 3, 2020, for final modifications and function checks prior to heading to St. Simons Sound in early to mid-July. The two 255-foot tall gantries will use lengths of chain to cut the capsized RoRo vessel Golden Ray into eight pieces and lift them onto barges for eventual transportation to Louisiana for recycling.

Final Lifting Lug Installed on Golden Ray Wreck

Final Lifting Lug Installed on Golden Ray Wreck

T&T Salvage installed the final lifting lug on the M/V Golden Ray, a roll-on, roll-off vessel that ran aground and overturned near the Port of Brunswick in Georgia in September.The 16 lugs welded to the frame of the Korean-owned car carrier will provide connection points for the 255-foot tall Versabar VB 10

Third and Fourth Lifting Lugs Installed on M/V Golden Ray

Third and Fourth Lifting Lugs Installed on M/V Golden Ray

T&T Salvage on Friday installed the third and fourth lifting lugs on the M/V Golden Ray, a roll-on, roll-off vessel that ran aground and overturned near the Port of Brunswick in Georgia in September.In total, 16 lugs will be installed: two on each of the eight sections of the South Korean car carrier, which rests on its side in St. Simons Sound.

Eighth Lifting Lug Installed on Golden Ray Wreck

Eighth Lifting Lug Installed on Golden Ray Wreck

T&T Salvage installed the eighth lifting lug on the M/V Golden Ray, a roll-on, roll-off vessel that ran aground and overturned near the Port of Brunswick in Georgia in September.In total, 16 lugs will be installed: two on each of the eight sections of the Korean-owned car carrier, which rests on its side in St. Simons Sound.

Tug Pair Launched for Boluda Towage Europe

Tug Pair Launched for Boluda Towage Europe

Two new tugs launched last month at the Damen Song Cam Shipyard in Vietnam are due to enter service for Boluda Towage Europe at the Port of Zeebrugge in December. The new tugs will be named VB Bolero and VB Rumba and will join Boluda Towage Europe's fleet currently comprising 81 tugs operating in Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany and the United Kingdom.