Companies

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LOVE'S COVE HOLDING, LLC

  • Area of Operation : PORTLAND HARBOR, ME

LOUISIANA TUGS, LLC

  • Area of Operation : GULF OF MEXICO
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

LOVVORN, CHRIS PILE DRIVERS, INC.

  • Area of Operation : DOG RIVER, FOWL RIVER, DAUPHIN ISLAND AND MOBILE BAY

LOUISIANA DOTD / CRESCENT CITY CONNECTION DIVISION (CCCD)

  • Area of Operation : LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER ON ESTABLISHED FERRY ROUTES IN THE PORT OF NEW ORLEANS
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS AND AUTOMOBILES

LOUISIANA MARINE EQUIPMENT COMPANY, LLC

  • Area of Operation : BATON ROUGE HARBOR
  • Principal Commodity : DRY CARGO

Vessels

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A. J. MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CBC

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

PROMETHEUS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SHARON M

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAND ISLAND

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel
Shipping Sector Sets Course for Zero Carbon

Shipping Sector Sets Course for Zero Carbon

Leading ports, banks, oil and shipping companies on Monday launched an initiative which aims to have ships and marine fuels with zero carbon emissions on the high seas by 2030, in another step by the maritime sector to reduce CO2.International shipping accounts for 2.2% of global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions and the U.N.'s International Maritime Organization (IMO), has a long-term goal to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 50% from 2008 levels by 2050.

CSL to Build Marine Ambulance Boats

CSL to Build Marine Ambulance Boats

Cochin Shipyard Limited (CSL), the largest shipbuilding and maintenance facility in India, announced the Keel Laying ceremony of Marine Ambulance boats being built for the Department of Fisheries, Government of Kerala.Mrs. J Mercykutty Amma,  Minister of Fisheries, Government of Kerala did the honours in a function held at CSL.The formal start of construction of the first of the series of three marine ambulance boats was carried out in the presence of senior officials from State Fisheries Department, BPCL and Indian Register of Shipping.

World First: Hydrogen Tug at Antwerp Port

World First: Hydrogen Tug at Antwerp Port

Europe's second-largest seaport Port of Antwerp has ordered construction of a tug powered by hydrogen, the first in the world.The unique "Hydrotug" is driven by combustion engines that burn hydrogen in combination with diesel. The motors also comply with the very strictest standard, the EU Stage V, making them the lowest-rated for emissions on the market.The Belgium-based port operator said that this ultra-low-emission tug is being built by Compagnie Maritime Belge (CMB), a pioneer in the field of hydrogen power for shipping.

Iranian Held by Somali Pirates Since 2015 Ffreed

Iranian Held by Somali Pirates Since 2015 Ffreed

An Iranian sailor held hostage by Somali pirates for more than four years has been released with the help of the United Nations and a humanitarian group, Iran's Foreign Ministry said on Saturday.Ministry Spokesman Abbas Mousavi thanked the Hostage Support Partnership group, U.N. officials in Somalia, and authorities in Somalia's semi-autonomous Puntland and in Ethiopia for their help in winning the release of Mohammad Sharif Panahandeh, the state news agency IRNA said.Three Iranians sailors are still being held, Mousavi said.

New Catamaran for Bar Harbor Whale Watch

New Catamaran for Bar Harbor Whale Watch

A newly built multi-functional 30m catamaran passenger vessel, Coastal Explorer, has been delivered for a whale watching excursion operator in Bar Harbor, Maine.Built by Gulf Craft in Franklin, La., the vessel closely follows two predecessors delivered in 2018, Acadia Explorer and Schoodic Explorer and brings the operator’s number of Incat-Crowther-designed  vessels to five total.Bar Harbor Whale Watch Co will use the USCG Subchapter T certified vessel for whale watching excursions

Germany Calls for Improved Marine Com

Germany Calls for Improved Marine Com

Extension of broadband communication of key importance to digital change in maritime shipping, said shipowners and pilots in Germany’s coastline.Against the backdrop of the extension of mobile communications networks planned in Germany, the German Shipowners’ Association (Verband Deutscher Reeder – VDR) and the German Federal Chamber of Pilots (Bundeslotsenkammer – BLK) issued a joint communiqué calling for urgent improvement of mobile network coverage in German coastal waters.

NKT Wins Dogger Bank offshore Gig

NKT Wins Dogger Bank offshore Gig

NKT, which produces cables and supplies the energy sector, has entered a Preferred Supplier Agreement (PSA) as the main contractor for delivery and installation of high-voltage DC on- and offshore export cable systems to the Doggerbank Creyke Beck A and B offshore wind farms.The project is being developed as a joint venture by Equinor (50%) and SSE (50%).Dogger Bank Wind Farms Creyke Beck A/B was notified today that it was successful in the UK allocation of Contracts for Difference (CfD), which is a key step towards a final order.

Petrobangla Gets 1st Q-Flex LNG cargo from Qatargas

Petrobangla Gets 1st Q-Flex LNG cargo from Qatargas

Qatargas made its first liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo delivery (LNG) on a Q-Flex vessel to the Floating Storage and Regasification Unit (FSRU) named ‘Excellence’ and known as Moheshkali LNG Terminal (MLNG), located offshore Bangladesh.According to a press release from the Qatargas Operating Company, the cargo, aboard Qatargas-chartered ‘Al Thumama’, was loaded at Ras Laffan on 4th September and delivered to MLNG on 20th September 2019.  This is the first commercial open water ship-to-ship transfer involving a Q-Flex vessel.

Cleancor's LNG Supply Push Via Mississipi River

Cleancor's LNG Supply Push Via Mississipi River

Cleancor Energy Solutions, a unit of the the marine services company SEACOR Holdings, launched a joint initiative with the logistics and barge transportation company SCF Marine to increase the use and supply of LNG and CNG natural gas throughout the Mississippi River system.SCF’s in-depth knowledge of the U.S. Inland Waterways and its strategically located ports, terminals, barge fleets, and existing customer relationships provide Cleancor with a robust platform from which to deploy modern and mobile LNG and CNG equipment.

Coast Guard Arrests Illegal Charter Operator in Miami

Coast Guard Arrests Illegal Charter Operator in Miami

The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of the 45-foot pleasure craft, Breaking the Habit, with 12 passengers aboard Saturday near American Airlines Arena.Watchstanders determined that the vessel was operating illegally and in violation of a previous Captain of the Port order. This is the second time within a month the vessel was discovered operating as an illegal charter. A Coast Guard Station Miami Beach boarding team conducted the boarding of the pleasure craft and discovered the following violations:Violation of 46 C.F.R. 176.100A for not having a valid Certificate of Inspection.

Smart Navigation System

The research project Prepare Ships, led by RISE Research Institutes of Sweden, will develop a navigation system that foresees the positions of other vessels through machine learning. This reduces the risk of collisions and enables more efficient navigation. The project has recently been granted funding through the “European GNSS Agency”, GSA.A consortium of Swedish, Norwegian and German partners has now been given the go-ahead for their research and innovation project that will increase safety and efficiency in shipping.

Scorpio Sells Two Ultramax Bulkers

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. (NYSE:SALT) (“Scorpio Bulkers) has announced that the company has entered into agreements with an unaffiliated third party to sell the SBI Puma and SBI Cougar, 2014 and 2015 built Ultramax vessels, respectively, for approximately $37.9 million in aggregate, generating $16.0 million of additional liquidity.As of June 30, 2019, these vessels were classified as held for sale, with delivery of the vessels to the buyer estimated to take place within October 2019. The company recorded a loss of approximately $4.