Zidell Marine, Portland OR

Most recent update: September 30, 2020.


Zidell Marine started life in 1946 when Emery Zidell bought the former Commercial Iron Works yard just south of Portland's Ross Island Bridge and renamed it Zidell Ship Dismantling.   It quickly became the largest shipbreaker in the U.S., scrapping 336 oceangoing ships in the course of the next 30 years.  In 1960, as the scrapping business began to slow, Zidell started building barges on the same site.  In 2013, Zidell announced its intention to redevelop the 33-acre site and the yard closed in 2018.  Visit the company at www.zidell.com and see the site from the air on Google here.

Hull # O.N. Original Name Original Owner Type GT Ft. Built Disposition
Built by Zidell Explorations in Portland OR
  507461 ZB-1 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 308 122 1961 Now Wishkah
  505317 ZB-6 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 472 152 1962 Sank 1998
  502131 ZB-19 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 651 155 1963 Now ZB-19 Delta Viking
  500905 SBB XVII Silver Bay Logging Inc Freight Barge 499 152 1963 Active
  504841 EM 1186   Freight Barge 507 151 1964 Now Manhattan
  500056 ZB-1002 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 2,009 245 1965 Now ST 33
  501866 ZB-1003 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 2,047 246 1965 Now ST 34
502 504019 202 Peter Kiewit Sons Freight Barge 1,050 200 May-66 Active
503 504480 203 Peter Kiewit Sons Freight Barge 1,050 200 Jun-66 Active
504 504882 204 Peter Kiewit Sons Freight Barge 1,050 200 Jul-66 Active
507 962711 The Dalles Fletcher General Inc Freight Barge 591 115 1966 Sank 1998
508 ? 507275 ZB-204 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 646 170 1967 Later Barge 204, now Dutch Rudder
509 ? 507476 ZB-205 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 911 152 1967 Deleted 2006
510 ? 519119 ZB-206 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 762 159 1967 Now ITB 166
511 1069009 Ace II Ace Paving Co Inc Freight Barge 544 155 1967 Active
512 507638 ZB-300 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 652 150 Aug-67 Later 153, deleted 2007
517 514477 ZB-301 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 1,496 224 May-68 Later Nehoa, deleted 2004
519 513049 Foss 275 Foss Maritime Freight Barge 2,406 276 Jan-68 Now Baranof
524 515291 J.B.T. 5 Joe Bernert Towing Freight Barge 385 150 1968 Deleted 2009
525 515623 J.B.T. 8 Joe Bernert Towing Freight Barge 385 150 1968 Deleted 2009
528 516345 ZBP 1 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 609 165 1968 Deleted 2006
529 516667 ZBP 2 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 609 165 1968 Deleted 2006
530 516973 ZBP 3 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 609 165 1968 Now Red Cedar
  513728 Aleutian Eagle Wilder Const. Freight Barge 755 150 1968 Now Robert L. West
  512098 ZB-39 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 414 134 1968 Active
    ZB-42 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 380 150 1968 Deleted 1997
  517413 ZB-43 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 614 165 1968 Deleted 1982
  1153926 YGN 80 U.S. Navy Garbage Scow 393 124 1970 Sold 2003 as Weeks 142
  1153923 YGN 81 U.S. Navy Garbage Scow 393 124 1970 Sold 2003 as Weeks 143
  na YGN 82 U.S. Navy Garbage Scow 393 124 1971 Reclassified 1984 as equipment
  1153922 YGN 83 U.S. Navy Garbage Scow 393 124 1971 Sold 2003 as Weeks 144
543 521085 CAI 21 Northwest Aggregates Freight Barge 1,147 210 1969 Active
544 521491 CAI 22 Northwest Aggregates Freight Barge 1,147 210 1969 Active
  524513 ZB-180 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 616 165 1970 Deleted 2006
    ZB-44 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 427 165 1970 Deleted
    ZB-45 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 628 165 1970 Deleted 1997
551 1049702 38 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 1,292 222 1970 Active
552 1055654 39 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 1,412 242 1970 Active
553 1049703 41 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 1,292 222 1970 Active
554 1049704 42 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 1,253 222 1970 Active
555  
556 532549 Seminole   Freight Barge 794 150 May-71 Now Thor, to Canada 2006
557 540008 43 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 836 195 1972 Active
558 1049693 51 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 1,408 242 1971 Active
559 533507 44 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 2,154 222 1971 Active
560 536278 45 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 2,154 222 1971 Active
561 538649 Skipanon Sause Bros. Towing Freight Barge 1,804 242 Apr-72 Now Manson 72
 562 ? 539612 John Lyon II Bakmal Trading Freight Barge 733 150 1972 Deleted 2002
563 542082 GC 192 General Const. Freight Barge 1,097 178 1972 Active
564 542873 46 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 2,180 242 1972 Now Barge 46
565 544466 47 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 2,180 242 1972 Now Barge 47
566 ? 546767 SCI III South Coast Inc. Freight Barge 373 110 1973 NLD
567 547995 1 Tidewater B.L. Tank Barge 1,391 242 1973 Active
568-570                
571 552304 ZB-1007 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 2,178 242 1973 Active
572 555121 Coquille   Tank Barge 1,849 242 Apr-74 Later Hanalei, deleted 2002
573                
574 1049695 54 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 1,408 242 1974 Active
575 559639 ZB-181 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 945 180 1974 Later TC 181, now Qallaquralria
576 560597 ZB-182 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 945 180 1974  
577 561206 ZB-183 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 945 180 1974 Now GC-185
578 564261 ZBO-270 Zidell Marine Tank Barge 3,106 262 Apr-75 Now Quinault
579 566207 ZBO-280 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 2,393 262 Jun-75 Now Nushagak Trader
580 568651 Kivalina   Freight Barge 2,965 276 Oct-75 Later Bandon, deleted 2004
581 569955 ZB 280-1 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 2,904 272 Dec-75 Later Tazlina, deleted 2002
582 575071 Elaine D   Tank Barge 3,292 272 1976 Now Marci Joan
583-589                
590 578495 Chetco   Freight Barge 1,804 242 Jan-77 Now Alaskan Venturer
591                
592 1049705 57 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 1,408 242 1976 Active
593 577110 600 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 2,102 242 1976 Active
594 577623 601 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 2,102 242 1976 Active
595 1049706 58 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 1,408 242 1976 Active
596 579691 602 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 2,102 242 1976 Active
597 583468 603 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 2,102 242 1977 Active
598                
599                
Built by Zidell Dismantling in Tacoma WA
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600-002                
600-003                
600-004                
600-005                
600-006 586036 Beluga U. S. Navy Freight Barge 1,774 240 Oct-77 Active
600-007 589397 Polar Trader Naknek Barge Lines Freight Barge 1,410 242 Jan-78 Deleted 2002
600-008 591009 Edgecumbe U. S. Navy Freight Barge 1,775 240 Apr-78 Active
600-009                
600-00? 594813 Foss 245 Foss Maritime Freight Barge 1,775 240 1978 Deleted 2002
600-010 601253 Kincaid   Freight Barge 1,410 242 Feb-79 Now Southeast Trader
600-011                
600-00? 597024 LP-2 Gateway F.P. Freight Barge 907 180 1978 Now KP-2
600-012                
600-013 598518 DT-180-4 Dunlap Towing   898 180 1978 Active
600-014                
600-015   ZBD-102 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 957 180 Jan-79 Retired 1996
600-016 673879 KC-32   Freight Barge 894 180 May-79 Now BMC 32
600-017 605636 ZBD-103 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 957 180 Sep-79 Now Point Vashon
600-018 608293 ZB-1801 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 865 172 1979 Active
600-019 609898 ZB-1802 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 1,053 180 1979 Deleted 1989
600-020 630028 Barge 60 U. S. Navy Freight Barge 1,775 230 Feb-81 Active
600-021 1049626 55 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 1,408 242 1979 Active
600-022 1049627 56 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 1,408 242 1979 Active
600-023 619729 Rosemarie   Tank Barge 1,719 218 Aug-80 Now Eglon
600-024   ZPC-402 Zidell Marine Tank Barge 1,699 218 Sep-80 Now PT 36
600-025 628348 165 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 2,429 273 1980 Active
600-026 626754 ZB-195 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 907 180 1980 Now DT 180-3
600-027 642258 166 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 2,429 273 1981 Active
600-028 635398 Seal   Freight Barge 1,410 219 May-81 Now Baranof Trader
600-029 636075 Barge 240-4 Crowley Marine Freight Barge 1,772 230 Jan-81 Sold 1998 to Paraguayan owners
600-030 639908 Denise C. Dutra The Dutra Group Freight Barge 960 201 1981 Active
600-031 639907 Aimi M. Dutra The Dutra Group Freight Barge 960 201 1981 Active
600-032 640561 Sea Otter   Freight Barge 1,767 218 Sep-81 Now Shelikof Trader
600-033                
600-034 643768 Spartan 111   Tank Barge 1,773 218 Jan-82 Now Max 111
600-035 645121 Spartan 112   Tank Barge 1,773 218 Mar-82 Now Logistics Provider
600-036 646828 Spartan 113   Tank Barge 1,773 218 Apr-82 Now Bonnie R
600-037 648823 ZPC-403 Zidell Marine Tank Barge 1,767 218 Jul-82 Now Chippy 002
600-038 651632 Spartan 121   Tank Barge 3,218 282 Dec-82 Later C. F. Starlight, now Burdan
Built by Zidell Explorations in Portland OR
601 580276 Siuslaw Foss Maritime Freight Barge 1,804 241 Mar-77 Now AWB 240
602 582288 Miami   Freight Barge 1,804 241 Jun-77 Later Ka'ala, NLD
603 585312 Necanicum   Freight Barge 1,798 241 Aug-77 Now Beach Bear
604 587367 Chehalis Sause Bros. Towing Freight Barge 1,798 241 Nov-77 Now CP 46
605 590401 Barkley Sound Callista LLC Freight Barge 3,218 282 Mar-78 Active
606 597024 LP-2 Gateway F.P. Freight Barge 905 180 1978 Now KP 2
607 592239 Manson No. 56 Manson Construction Dredge 851 169 Jul-78 Now Westport
608 595107 52 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 2,102 242 1978 Active
609 597335 Point Basalt General Const.  Freight Barge 958 169 1978 Active
610 598384 ZAG-501 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 2,145 248 1978 Active
611 1049694 53 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 1,408 242 1978 Active
612 603388 48 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 2,102 242 1979 Active
613 607224 ZPC-401 Zidell Marine Tank Barge 1,429 218 Sep-79 Active
614 606581 49 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 2,102 242 1979 Active
615 610259 ST 40 Shaver Tptn. Freight Barge 2,429 273 1979 Active
616 613615 ST 41 Shaver Tptn. Freight Barge 2,429 273 1979 Active
617 615352 ST 42 Shaver Tptn. Freight Barge 2,429 273 1979 Active
618 620998 Robert E   Freight Barge 2,964 272 Jun-80 Later Rogue, NLD
619 612443 LP-1 Gateway F.P. Freight Barge 905 180 1979 Now KP 1
620 624425 ST 43 Shaver Tptn. Freight Barge 2,429 273 1980 Active
621 628255 Sitka Foss Maritime Freight Barge 2,506 272 Nov-80 Active
622 629728 LP-3 Gateway F.P. Freight Barge 905 180 1980 Now KP 3
623 630743 ZB-197 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 905 180 1981 Now DT 180-2
624 634641 Barge 240-3 Crowley Marine Freight Barge 1,548 230 Apr-81 Now Yukon Trader
625 636159 32 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 1,690 273 1981 Active
626 637908 168 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 2,429 273 1981 Active
627 639510 167 Tidewater B.L. Freight Barge 2,429 273 1981 Active
628 641610 706   Freight Barge 2,542 282 1981 Active
629 643450 707   Freight Barge 2,542 282 1981 Active
630 645059 708   Freight Barge 2,542 282 1982 Active
631 646155 709   Freight Barge 2,542 282 1982 Active
491 ? 647770 Punapau Hawaiian Cement Cement Barge 1,625 184 May-82 Active
632 648256 Pennwalt Totem   Tank Barge 3,005 258 Jul-82 Now Sea Crest
495 ? 650392 Viking Manson Construction Derrick Barge 2,503 250 Jan-82 Active
633 651631 Spartan 120   Tank Barge 2,712 282 Oct-82 Now Dioskouri
634 655941 Annahootz Samson Tug & Barge Freight Barge 2,638 240 Apr-83 Active
635 659615 ZPC-404 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 1,510 218 Jul-83 Now NPI-230
636 661902 ZBD-104 Zidell Marine Hopper Barge 1,083 180 Jan-84 Now Pt. Defiance
637                
Built by Zidell Marine in Portland OR
638 970944   Brix Maritime Freight Barge 1,589 273 1990 Now 430
639 973810 ST 44 Shaver Tptn. Freight Barge 1,589 273 1991 Active
640 977607 Fairweather Samson Tug & Barge Freight Barge 3,147 290 Feb-91 Active
641 990194 Cascades Newport Petroleum Tank Barge 4,721 309 Feb-93 Active
642 980082 26 Tidewater Barge Lines Freight Barge 1,571 270 1991 Active
643 982116 27 Tidewater Barge Lines Freight Barge 1,571 270 1991 Active
644 984872 23 Tidewater Barge Lines Freight Barge 1,484 255 1992 Active
645 985386 24 Tidewater Barge Lines Freight Barge 1,484 255 1992 Active
646 988798 SDS 7 SDS Lumber Freight Barge 1,571 270 1992 Active
647 993568 St. Elias Samson Tug & Barge Freight Barge 3,674 322 Jun-93 Active
648 996119 34 Tidewater Barge Lines Freight Barge 1,571 270 1993 Active
649 1020069 The Pioneer Tidewater Barge Lines Tank Barge 3,550 272 1994 Active
650 1024358 St. Elias Samson Tug & Barge Freight Barge 3,674 322 Oct-94 Now ZB 335
651 1029266 ZB 286 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 2,898 271 May-95 Now DT 285
652 1034156 The Explorer Tidewater Barge Lines Tank Barge 3,550 272 1995 Active
653 1038974 The Prospector Tidewater Barge Lines Tank Barge 3,550 272 1996 Active
654 1041147 82 Tidewater Barge Lines Freight Barge 1,589 273 1996 Active
655 1044427   Brix Maritime Freight Barge 1,589 273 1996 Now 440
656 1052065 Tri-Cities Voyager Tidewater Barge Lines Tank Barge 3.550 272 1997 Active
657 1047745 83 Tidewater Barge Lines Freight Barge 1,589 273 1996 Active
658 1057007 Golden Harvest Brix Maritime Freight Barge 1,589 273 Jul-97 Now 450
659 1073417 ZDD 220 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 983 220 Sep-97 Active
660 1062816 ZB 240 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 1,414 230 Mar-99 Active
661 1073156 MZB-287 Zidell Marine Freight Barge 2,898 271 Jul-99 Now Western 7
662   Kays Point Oregon Barge Leasing Tank Barge 4,720   Dec-99 Active
663 1101122 Shauna Kay Olympic Tug & Barge Tank Barge 3,263 271 Sep-00 Active
664 1109007 Dottie Zidell Marine Tank Barge 3,685 271 Jul-01 Active
665 1121896 Noa Hawaiian Interisland Tank Barge 4,826 311 Feb-02 Active
666                
667                
668 1128501 F 450 Brix Maritime Freight Barge 1,589 273 Apr-02 Now 460
669 1130838 F 460 Brix Maritime Freight Barge 1,589 273 Jul-02 Now 470
670 1147851 FDH 35-1 Foss Maritime Tank Barge 2,496 227 Oct-03 Active
671 1151954 FDH 35-2 Foss Maritime Tank Barge 2,496 227 Apr-04 Active
672 1163049 Ne'ena Hawaiian Interisland Tank Barge 4,076 275 Dec-04 Active
673 1174391 Na'kao Hawaiian Interisland Tank Barge 4,076 275 Dec-05 Active
674 1190335 Na'le Zidell Marine Tank Barge 7,184 350 Mar-07 Active
675 1205217 Lovel Briere Zidell Marine Tank Barge 4,327 210 Oct-07 Active
676 1209849 DBL 79 K-Sea Transportation Tank Barge 6,149 329 Dec-08 Active
677 1221438 DBL 54 Northwest Leasing Tank Barge 4,717 287 Mar-10 Active
678 1229343 DBL 55 Northwest Leasing Tank Barge 4,717 287 Dec-10 Active
679 1235279 Dale Frank Jr. Harley Marine Tank Barge 4,170 277 Oct-11 Active
680 1239386 Dr. Bonnie W. Ramsey Harley Marine Tank Barge 2,724 239 Jul-12 Active
681 1243977 ST-22 Shaver Tptn. Freight Barge 1,589 273 Dec-12 Active
682 1245337 ST-23 Shaver Tptn. Freight Barge 1,589 273 May-13 Active
683 1255909 Dr. Robert J. Beall Harley Marine Tank Barge 6,641 404 Jan-14 Active
684 1267770 Petro Mariner Harley Marine Tank Barge 2,433 211 Sep-15 Active
685 1267832 Catalina Provider Avalon Freight Landing Craft 504 147 Mar-16 Completed by Diversified
686 1276598 Zidell Marine 277 Zidell Marine Tank Barge 5,641 404 Sep-17 Active