VIDALIA DOCK

  • General
    • Vessel Name : VIDALIA DOCK
    • Operator : VIDALIA DOCK & STORAGE CO., INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1800
  • Location
    • City : VIDALIA
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 213
  • Size
    • Register length : 93.2 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 31 Feet
    • Overall Length : 93.2 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 31 Feet
    • Load draft : 10 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7 Feet
    • Height : 48 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1967
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 512145

VIDALIA DOCK & STORAGE CO., INC.

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER - NATCHEZ, MS AREA; RED RIVER - BETWEEN LETTSWORTH, LA & SHREVEPORT, LA; ATCHAFALAYA RIVER - VICINITY OF KROTZ SPRINGS, LA; AND OUACHITA RIVER - VICINITY OF MONROE, LA
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING CRUSHED LIMESTONE, COAL, FERTILIZER AND GRAIN

BETTYE M. JENKINS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SONNY J.

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Mauritius Stops Norwegian Cruise Line Ship from Docking, Cites Health Risk

Mauritius Stops Norwegian Cruise Line Ship from Docking, Cites Health Risk

Mauritius stopped a ship belonging to Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings from docking at its ports due to what it said was a health risk and took samples from about 15 passengers who were in isolation on board, its port authority said on Sunday.The Norwegian Dawn had been scheduled to dock in Port Louis on Sunday, but since it had not gone to Reunion Island, it arrived in Port Louis a day earlier

Malaysia to Ban ZIM From its Ports

Malaysia to Ban ZIM From its Ports

Malaysia will ban Israeli shipping company ZIM from docking at any of its ports effective in four weeks, Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim said on Wednesday."This restriction is a response to Israel's actions that violate basic humanitarian principles and international laws," Anwar said in a statement

Eastern Gets Green Light to Build USACE Hopper Dredge

Eastern Gets Green Light to Build USACE Hopper Dredge

Florida-based Eastern Shipbuilding Group announced on Tuesday it has received a notice to proceed after winning a contract to design and build a new hopper dredge for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE).The 6,000-cubic-yard-capacity diesel-electric dredge will be constructed at Eastern’s Allanton and Port St. Joe facilities and is scheduled for delivery in 2027, the builder said.

Ukraine Asks Lebanon to Bar Syrian Ship Carrying 'Stolen' Corn from Docking

Ukrainian officials on Thursday asked Lebanon to bar a Syrian state-owned cargo ship carrying allegedly stolen Ukrainian grain from docking in Lebanon's Tripoli port, according to the Ukrainian embassy and a diplomatic note seen by Reuters.The Ukrainian mission said in comments to Reuters that the Finikia was transporting 6,000 metric tons of corn, which it considered stolen

US Shipyards Investing to Add Serious Lifting Power

US Shipyards Investing to Add Serious Lifting Power

Shipyards across the U.S. are investing in new equipment to increase lift capacity, opening up the door for more projects and improved efficiency.Southern California-based Marine Group Boat Works, which performs a mix of yacht, commercial and government vessel repair work, in 2022 repowered its 665-ton Marine Travelift mobile boat hoist—the largest on the West Coast—with a Tier 4 John Deere

Canada's Dock Workers, Employers Reach Labor Deal

Canada's Dock Workers, Employers Reach Labor Deal

Dock workers on Canada's West Coast and their employers said they reached a new labor agreement, averting an immediate strike, as they sought to end a dispute that has disrupted operations at the country's busiest ports.The International Longshore and Warehouse Canada Union (ILWU) and the British Columbia Maritime Employers Association (BCMEA) are recommending the ratification of the deal

Worker Dies Aboard Vessel at Aberdeen's South Harbor

Worker Dies Aboard Vessel at Aberdeen's South Harbor

A worker has died as a result of injuries suffered on board a vessel docked at Aberdeen's south harbor.The Port of Aberdeen and local authorities said the worker died on scene following an onboard incident at Dunnottar Quay on Saturday."Around 3:40 p.m. on Saturday, July 22, 2023, police were called to Dunnottar Quay, Aberdeen South Harbor

Rotterdam Container Terminal Set for €1 Billion Expansion

Rotterdam Container Terminal Set for €1 Billion Expansion

A.P. Moller - Maersk's container terminal operating arm APM Terminals announced the expansion of its Maasvlakte II terminal in Rotterdam, increasing the terminal's capacity by approx. 2 million TEU The project involves a site of approximately 47.5 hectares with 1,000 meters of deep-sea quay.

Italy's Coast Guard Seizes Banksy's Migrant Rescue Ship

A rescue ship funded by British street artist Banksy was seized in Lampedusa on Sunday after Italy's coast guard said the boat had disobeyed its instructions to head to Sicily after carrying out a migrant rescue operation. The coast guard said it had ordered the MV Louise Michel ship to dock in Trapani in Sicily after it performed an initial rescue operation in Libya's Search And Rescue area.

Ship Topples in Dry Dock in Scotland Injuring 25

Ship Topples in Dry Dock in Scotland Injuring 25

Twenty-five people were injured when a ship came off its holding and tipped on its side in a dry dock in Leith, Scotland on Wednesday, the Scottish Ambulance Service said, with 15 taken to hospital.Ten people were treated and discharged at the scene, the emergency service added in a statement.Pictures posted on Twitter showed a large ship propped up against the wall of a dry dock.

Israel Urges Brazil to Undock Iranian Warships

Israel Urges Brazil to Undock Iranian Warships

Israel on Thursday criticised Brazil's decision to grant berth to two Iranian warships in the face of U.S. pressure, and urged President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva's government to send them away.The vessels docked in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday. Reuters reported that Brazil had declined to admit them in January, in a goodwill gesture from Lula as he flew to Washington to meet U.S. President Joe Biden.

Fire-damaged Freeport LNG Receives Approval for Partial Restart

Fire-damaged Freeport LNG Receives Approval for Partial Restart

Freeport LNG, the second largest U.S. liquefied natural gas exporter, said on Tuesday it had received regulatory approval to restart commercial operations at its Texas processing plant.The U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) approved the partial restart of two liquefaction trains, two tanks, and one loop and dock each, a filing showed on Tuesday.