PLAQUEMINES PARISH GOVERNMENT

  • Engineering District : New Orleans
  • TSO Series Number : TS-4 Transportation Lines on the Mississippi River System and the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway
  • Principal Commodity List : PASSENGERS AND VEHICLES
  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER BETWEEN MILE 75.4 AHP & 76.6 AHP WEST & EAST BANKS OF BELLE CHASSE & SCARSDALE, LA; MISSISSIPPI RIVER BETWEEN MILE 48.0 & 49.0 AHP, WEST & EAST BANKS OF WEST POINTE-ALA-HACHE & POINTE-ALA-HACHE
  • Vessels
    • Specialized Carrier : 3
    • Vessels List : BELLE CHASSE II, PLAQUEMINES PRIDE, POINT A LA HACHE
  • Address
    88 CUEVAS STREET BELLE CHASSE LA 70037
  • Contact
    • Phone : 504-297-5334
88 CUEVAS STREET BELLE CHASSE LA 70037

Managed Vessels

BELLE CHASSE II

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

PLAQUEMINES PRIDE

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

POINT A LA HACHE

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

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