LADY MEL

  • General
    • Vessel Name : LADY MEL
    • Operator : D & S MARINE SERVICE, L.L.C.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1200
  • Location
    • City : HOUMA
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 66
  • Size
    • Register length : 60 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 24.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 60 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 8.2 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6 Feet
    • Height : 38 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 2008
    • Year : 2008
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 555451
    • REBLT : *

D & S MARINE SERVICE, L.L.C.

  • Area of Operation : BROWNSVILLE, TX TO PANAMA CITY, FL; MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND INTRACOASTAL CANAL
  • Principal Commodity : CHARTER TO OTHERS

DANIELLE C.

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LADY MALYN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LAWSON JUDE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS DARIAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS MARCY PARKER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RITA ANN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

STEVIE ANN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Queen Elizabeth Welcomes UK’s New Aircraft Carrier

Queen Elizabeth Welcomes UK’s New Aircraft Carrier

The U.K.’s newest aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth was commissioned into the Royal Navy fleet this morning by Her Majesty The Queen.   Serving as the ship's Lady Sponsor, The Queen addressed guests before the ship's Commanding Officer, Captain Jerry Kyd, and read the commissioning warrant at a ceremony in Portsmouth Naval Base.

Energy Island: Europeans Mull North Sea Hub

Energy Island: Europeans Mull North Sea Hub

A plan set in motion by three European transmission system operators (TSO) aims to develop mammoth offshore wind farm infrastructure in the North Sea supported by at least one manmade island.   First unveiled in June 2016, plans for the North Sea Wind Power Hub project will now press ahead to develop a large offshore renewable European electricity system following the signing of a trilateral

Mark Fuhrmann's Paddle for 'Piece'

Mark Fuhrmann's Paddle for 'Piece'

Mark Fuhrmann is Partner in Blue-C, an Oslo-based strategic marketing and communications firm that is a ubiquitous presence in the world of maritime. Fuhrmann recently embarked on a 5,400 km solo kayak paddle from Oslo to Athens to raise money and awareness for “The Piece Prize” a charity he created, which, for lack of a better description, is aiming on making the world a better place.

Windea Leibniz Delivered to Bernhard Schulte

Windea Leibniz Delivered to Bernhard Schulte

The newly built wind farm service vessel Windea Leibniz was delivered from Ulstein Verft to Bernhard Schulte Offshore and ICBC Leasing on February 28, and named March 2 at a ceremony in Ulsteinvik, Norway.   Beginning in April, the vessel will work at the Sandbank wind farm in the German Bight for Siemens Wind Power Service to help ensure energy production from the site’s 72 wind turbines.

LNG: Lagging, Not Gone

LNG: Lagging, Not Gone

Low energy prices, depressed day rates and slow growth of bunkering infrastructure has dampened progress for the marine industry’s ‘white knight’ of environmentally friendly fuels. LNG, nevertheless, is here to stay.    Slow Start Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) is a clean fuel in abundant supply.

Fuel Talk: Greener Ships 'Abandoned'

Fuel Talk: Greener Ships 'Abandoned'

In the immortal words of one Kermit the Frog, “it’s not easy being green.” Nor inexpensive. Offshore ship owners managing the demand “fallout” of the past year and navigating myriad environmental strictures say their leap of faith toward greener fuels has taken its toll. The idealism of a decade ago has eroded, they say, in the face of lost offshore business, especially long-term contracts.

UK’s Second River Class OPV Named

UK’s Second River Class OPV Named

The second of five new River Class Offshore Patrol Vessels for the U.K. Royal Navy was officially named during a ceremony at BAE Systems’ site at Scotstoun, Glasgow.   Guests watched on October 20 as Lady Wendy Fallon, HMS Medway’s sponsor and wife of Defense Secretary Sir Michael Fallon named the 2,000-metric-ton, 90-meter-long vessel.

Search Operations for Mexican Navy Ship Lady Crew in Goa

Search Operations for Mexican Navy Ship Lady Crew in Goa

The Indian Navy launched a massive search operation for a Mexican lady cadet who reportedly fell overboard from the Mexican sail training ship STS Cuahtemoc off Goa, on June 11.  "Indian Navy has launched a “Search & Rescue” operation to look for a lady cadet who has reportedly fallen overboard from Mexican Sail Training Ship (STS) Cuauhtemoc

Kotug Aids Allseas in Topsides Transport

Kotug Aids Allseas in Topsides Transport

Kotug International’s offshore division has assisted Allseas with the transfer and transport of Shell’s Brent Delta topsides after the record-setting removal of the structure by Pioneering Spirit.   Kotug was mainly involved in the assistance of the cargo barge Iron Lady during the transfer of the topsides from the Pioneering Spirit to the Iron Lady and the ensuing tow of the barge to the Able

Turkey Raises Marine Pollution Fines

Turkey Raises Marine Pollution Fines

Turkey has raised the fines for marine pollution by 41 percent, Daily Sabah reported quoting the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communication.   The Ministry  has  also implemented stricter regulations after a ship hit rocks and spilled 50 tons of fuel in western Turkey.

HMAS Darwin - the First Lady of the Fleet

HMAS Darwin - the First Lady of the Fleet

HMAS Darwin has been recognised as the Navy’s most senior commissioned ship, with the presentation of a newly created perpetual trophy, the First Lady of the Fleet.   Commander Australian Fleet, Rear Admiral Stuart Mayer, presented the trophy to Darwin in January, with the most senior female sailor in the Fleet, Warrant Officer Jo Jordan, and engineer of the award Warrant Officer Andrew Jocumsen

Laugfs Buys Third LPG Carrier Vessel

Laugfs Buys Third LPG Carrier Vessel

Laugfs Maritime Services, the shipping division of Sri Lanka’s Laugfs Gas,  has purchased its third Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) carrier vessel for USD 2.875 million, reports  Lanka Business Online quoting company sources.   The 1998-built 3,500-cbm Lady Martine was bought from Ultragas at a price of $2.875m and will be renamed Gas Courage. It will be reflagged to Sri Lanka.