RITA ANN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : RITA ANN
    • Operator : D & S MARINE SERVICE, L.L.C.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2000
  • Location
    • City : HOUMA
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 88
  • Size
    • Register length : 68.9 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 30 Feet
    • Overall Length : 68.9 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 30 Feet
    • Load draft : 10 Feet
    • Light Draft : 10 Feet
    • Height : 48 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2012
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1240460

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

LADY MEL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LAWSON JUDE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS DARIAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS MARCY PARKER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

STEVIE ANN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

TechnipFMC & the Future of 'Super-profit Oil'

TechnipFMC & the Future of 'Super-profit Oil'

TechnipFMC’s Andersen discusses the way forward now that “super-profit oil” is over.   Ann Kristen Andersen heads up oilfield projects as offshore services and equipment supplier TechnipFMC’s managing director for Norway and Russia. She started her job on the first day of February 2017

Great Lakes Shipping Season Kicks Off

Great Lakes Shipping Season Kicks Off

The 2017 Great Lakes shipping season begins today when the U.S.-flag tug/barge unit Dorothy Ann/Pathfinder departs her winter lay-up berth in Erie, Pa., and sails to Cleveland, Ohio, where she will initiate the shuttle of iron ore from Cleveland Bulk Terminal to the ArcelorMittal steel mill at the end of the navigable portion of the Cuyahoga River on Wednesday.

World’s Most High-tech Ship Enters Service

World’s Most High-tech Ship Enters Service

USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000), representing the newest class of surface combatant, was commissioned on October 15 in ceremonies at Baltimore.   Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus was the principal speaker. “This ship is an example of a larger initiative to increase operational stability and give the U.S. a strategic advantage,” he said.

Kenagy Named No. 2 Head at Port of Long Beach

Kenagy Named No. 2 Head at Port of Long Beach

The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners has appointed Duane Kenagy as the Port of Long Beach’s deputy executive director.   Kenagy most recently served as interim chief executive, overseeing the nation’s second-busiest seaport during the search that ended in naming Mario Cordero as executive director.

April Boost at Port of Long Beach

April Boost at Port of Long Beach

More ships calling at the Port of Long Beach in April thanks to new business and changes to vessel deployments helped to push container volumes 16.5 percent higher compared to the same month last year.   For the calendar year so far, cargo volume at the port is up 5.1 percent from 2016.   "We continue to be on pace for a strong year," said Harbor Commission President Lori Ann Guzmán.

Australian Navy Communications Sailors Excel on Operations

Australian Navy Communications Sailors Excel on Operations

Being used to the challenges of ship-borne communications has been an asset to delivering flexible and capable communications networks ashore as Australian Navy sailors are finding in the Middle East.   On her first deployment to the  region Able Seaman Communication and Information Systems Bree-ann Garner, worked as part of team developing and enhancing local area network infrastructure.

Grant Helps Port of Long Beach Curb Emissions

Grant Helps Port of Long Beach Curb Emissions

The Port of Long Beach is poised to receive a grant to fund one of the nation’s largest demonstration projects for zero-emissions cargo-handling equipment. The California Energy Commission has announced a Notice of Proposed Award for a $9.7 million grant to the Port that would involve the design and creation of 25 new or converted electric cargo handling vehicles to be demonstrated for 12 months

Hull Failure, Flooding, Led to Fishing Vessel Casualty

Hull Failure, Flooding, Led to Fishing Vessel Casualty

The December 2015 sinking of fishing vessel Orin C and fatality of a mariner on board were cause by structural failure of the vessel’s hull and subsequent flooding, according to a marine accident brief released by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB).   After suffering an engine failure off the Massachusetts coast on December 3, 2015

Injured Man hoisted from fishing Boat 25 mi off Cape Ann, MA

Injured Man hoisted from fishing Boat 25 mi off Cape Ann, MA

A helicopter crew from Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod hoisted a man Saturday from the fishing boat Golden Girl while 25 miles southeast of Cape Ann. The captain of Golden Girl contacted Coast Guard Sector Boston watchstanders Saturday morning and reported a crewman aboard severely injured his hand and needed medical attention. The aircrew launched and arrived on scene at about 12:20 p.m.

Swiber-Linked Vessels Seized in Singapore

Swiber-Linked Vessels Seized in Singapore

Three of of Swiber Holdings vessels had been seized in an arrest moved by a syndicate of banks, reports Business Times.   All three vessels were arrested at ASL Shipyard, the litigant in the arrest is United Overseas Bank (UOB), acting as security agent for the syndicate of banks that had extended financing to the vessel owner in relation to a sale and leaseback deal.

Long Beach Approves MSC's Bid for Hanjin Terminal

Long Beach Approves MSC's Bid for Hanjin Terminal

The Port of Long Beach’s Harbor Commission on Wednesday approved an agreement to replace the bankrupt operator of its largest cargo terminal. The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners greenlighted the move by a subsidiary of Mediterranean Shipping Co. (MSC) to take over sole control of the long-term lease of the port’s 381-acre Pier T container terminal from from Hanjin Shipping

Long Beach Weighs Offer for Hanjin Terminal

Long Beach Weighs Offer for Hanjin Terminal

The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners will consider a proposal by a terminal investor to take over a majority stake in a long-term lease to operate the largest container terminal in the Port of Long Beach.   If approved, the pact could bring in business to replace the cargo volume lost at Long Beach’s Pier T when South Korea’s Hanjin Shipping declared bankruptcy in August.