Grounded Tug and Barge Succesosfully Refloated On Hudson River

NEW YORK-A 114-foot tug carrying 65,000 gallons of diesel fuel and pushing a 320-foot barge was successfully re-floated at high tide at about 4:30 a.m. today after they ran aground 15 miles south of Albany on the Hudson River at 3:50 p.m. Friday. Both vessel’s hulls remained intact, and there have been no reports of pollution. The tug Tasman Sea and the barge DBL 81, both owned by K-Sea Operating...

Coast Guard Monitoring Grounded Tug and Barge on Hudson River

NEW YORK-The Coast Guard is monitoring a grounded tug and barge about 15 miles south of Albany on the Hudson River today. The 114-foot tug Tasman Sea was pushing the 320-foot fuel barge DBL 81 north on the river when they ran aground at about 3:50 p.m. The DBL 81 does not have any fuel on board, although the Tasman Sea is carrying approximately 65,000 gallons of diesel fuel. There are no reports of...