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

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.

2016 and Two FPSOs in US GoM: The 20 Year Saga

2016 and Two FPSOs in US GoM: The 20 Year Saga

Peter Lovie’s Chronology of the FPSO’s difficult struggle to viability in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico is a fascinating journey through time and the oil industry itself.   2016 saw the arrival of the second FPSO in the US Gulf of Mexico. Despite the long prominence of the US Gulf of Mexico in pioneering in the offshore world

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.

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 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.

Harbor Cruise Boat Rescued near Gloucester Harbor

Harbor Cruise Boat Rescued near Gloucester Harbor

The Coast Guard and partner agencies responded to a 37-foot Cape Ann Harbor Cruise vessel taking on water, in the vicinity of Brace Cove, outside of Gloucester Harbor, Saturday. At 4:34 p.m. Saturday, watchstanders from Coast Guard Sector Boston command center received a mayday call from the captain of the 37-foot Cape Ann Harbor Tour boat, King Eider.

GasLog  Reports Higher Profit in 2Q16

GasLog Reports Higher Profit in 2Q16

GasLog Partners LP has released its financial results for 2Q16, boasting a profit of US$17.38 million – 38% higher than in 2Q15. Its demand outlook for LNG carriers with long-term charters remains positive.   The company also generated US$49.64 million in revenue – 51% higher than 2Q15 – and an EBITDA of US$35.56 million – also 51% higher than 2Q15.

Multraship’s New ASD Tugs Named in the Netherlands

Multraship’s New ASD Tugs Named in the Netherlands

Two Damen ASD 3212 tugs for towage and salvage specialist Multraship have been named on June 24 at Terneuzen, the Netherlands.   The Multratug 29 and Multratug 30, named respectively by Rita de Ruijter- Ribbens and Els Otten- Muller,  were built at the Damen Song Cam Shipyard in Vietnam, and operate for Multraship as sister vessels to Multratug 19.

Bay Shipbuilding Delivers ATB to Moran

Bay Shipbuilding Delivers ATB to Moran

Fincantieri Marine Group’s Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding (FBS) has delivered the Articulated Tug Barge unit (ATB) Barbara Carol Ann Moran and the 110,000-barrel barge Louisiana to Moran Towing Corporation.   The 5,300-HP, 121-foot vessel is certified ABS Class +A-1 Towing Service, +AMS, and is equipped with state-of-the-art navigation and communications technology.

Long Beach Port Shipments Decline

Long Beach Port Shipments Decline

Following a solid first quarter, Port of Long Beach container cargo volumes decreased in April compared to the same month in 2015, after lower-than-expected consumer spending in recent months. The decline also reflects evolving vessel alliances that have shifted ship deployments.   Overall, Port container cargo volume was down 22.1 percent last month, compared to April 2015.