Coast Guard Responds to Barge Aground near Catskill, New York

Coast Guard Responds to Barge Aground near Catskill, New York
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); NEW YORK – Barge aground on the Hudson River near Catskill, New York, Tuesday, April 4, 2017. Coast Guard photo. NEW YORK – The Coast Guard is responding to the grounding of a barge on the Hudson River near Catskill, New York, Tuesday. At approximately 8:30 a.m., a northbound tug, the Meredith...

Coast Guard closes Red River due to barge aground

Coast Guard closes Red River due to barge aground
NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard has closed the Red River from mile marker 40 to mile marker 42, Sunday. A barge reportedly ran aground and is protruding into the channel near mile marker 41. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); The river is closed to all vessels and any request to transit the river prior to re-opening should be directed...

Coast Guard monitoring response to grounded barge near Bethel, Alaska

Coast Guard monitoring response to grounded barge near Bethel, Alaska
The barge DBL165-1 rests grounded in the mud of the Kongiganak River near Bethel, Alaska, June 4, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo provided by Air Station Kodiak) ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Coast Guard is responding to a barge grounded on the Kongiganak River near Bethel Friday. The barge DBL165-1 grounded Wednesday with 50,000 gallons of jet fuel, 17,000 gallons of diesel fuel and 1,000 gallons of regular...

Coast Guard responding to barge aground near Kodiak, Alaska

Coast Guard responding to barge aground near Kodiak, Alaska
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Coast Guard is responding to a barge, which grounded near Kodiak, Alaska, Saturday. The 382-foot barge DBL106 ran aground approximately two miles from Kodiak with a potential of 2.2 million gallons of fuel products aboard while being towed by the 124-foot motor vessel Bismarck Sea. The barge was successfully refloated, but Coast Guard officials have directed the vessel to...

Coast Guard, local officials respond to barge grounding near Bayport

HOUSTON — The Coast Guard continues to respond to a fuel spill after a barge ran aground Wednesday near Bayport, Thursday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Houston Galveston received a notification that the TM3, a barge being towed by the UTV Louis Vincent, had ran aground near Bayport. The master of the Louis Vincent reported diesel fuel leaking from a tank on the left side of the vessel. The...

Barge no longer aground in Trenton Channel, Detroit

CLEVELAND – McKee Sons, the self-unloading barge that ran aground in the Trenton Channel in Detroit Friday, was safely moored to the Detroit Edison Pier today at about 3:30 p.m. It took six tugboats to dislodge the 579-foot vessel. The coal-carrying barge has shown no signs of pollution and the U.S. Coast Guard will investigate possible damage to the vessel. The barge was being propelled by the tug...

Coast Guard responds to barge aground in Trenton Channel, Detroit

CLEVELAND – The U.S. Coast Guard is monitoring the salvage of the self-unloading barge McKee Sons after it ran aground in the Trenton Channel in Detroit, today, at about 3:15 a.m. The salvage plan presented to Coast Guard Sector Detroit is to have multiple tugs pull the 579-foot McKee Sons free and see it safely moored to the Detroit Edison Pier, its intended destination. The coal-carrying barge...