WL

  • General
    • Vessel Name : WL
    • Operator : VICKSBURG PLANT FOOD
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : VICKSBURG
    • STATE : MS
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 574
    • Full Load Capacity : 1250 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 195 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 35 Feet
    • Overall Length : 195 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 35 Feet
    • Load draft : 9.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.5 Feet
    • Height : 9.6 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1963
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 971777

VICKSBURG PLANT FOOD

  • Area of Operation : YAZOO, LOWER MISSISSIPPI, TENNESSEE, RED AND BLACK RIVERS; ICWW EAST AND WEST; OHIO AND ILLINOIS
  • Principal Commodity : LIQUID FERTILIZER

AO

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

CHEM

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

GPC

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

HBL

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

MM

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

NMS

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Single Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

TT

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

VPF

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

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Bucher Named CEO at Victaulic

Bucher Named CEO at Victaulic

Victaulic appointed Rick Bucher as Chief Executive Officer, succeeding John F. Malloy, effective January 31, 2021. Dr. Bucher was named President of Victaulic in April of 2020, following a June 2019 appointment as Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining Victaulic in 2009 as Vice President of Engineering, Dr. Bucher worked for 15 years for W.L.