ALABAMA

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ALABAMA
    • Operator : CRESCENT TOWING & SALVAGE CO., INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3200
  • Location
    • City : MOBILE
    • STATE : AL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 70
  • Size
    • Register length : 75.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 24 Feet
    • Overall Length : 87.2 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24.7 Feet
    • Load draft : 8.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8.6 Feet
    • Height : 28 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1963
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 293230

CRESCENT TOWING & SALVAGE CO., INC.

  • Area of Operation : MOBILE, AL - PORT OF MOBILE, INTERCOASTAL WATERWAY; NEW ORLEANS, LA - PORT OF NEW ORLEANS; MISSISSIPPI RIVER; INTERCOASTAL WATERWAY; SAVANNAH, GA - PORT OF SAVANNAH
  • Principal Commodity : HARBOR TOWING

ERVIN S COOPER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

FLORIDA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

G. SHELBY FRIEDRICHS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GEN. OGLETHORPE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GEORGIA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

J. K. MCLEAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LISA COOPER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LOUISIANA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARDI GRAS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARGARET F COOPER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MIRIAM WALMSLEY COOPER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISSISSIPPI

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NED FERRY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NEW ORLEANS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NOON WEDNESDAY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

POINT CLEAR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PORT ALLEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PORT HUDSON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PROVIDENCE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAVANNAH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TEXAS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ADMIRAL JACKSON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ANGUS R. COOPER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BULLDOG

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAVID J. COOPER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

On Board the eWolf: The First Electric Tugboat in the US

On Board the eWolf: The First Electric Tugboat in the US

Crowley Maritime Corporation has owned and operated a lot of vessels since its founding in 1892. But the latest vessel to join its fleet is unlike any other that has come before it.Crowley’s new harbor tug, eWolf, is unique in that it runs 100% powered by batteries, not diesel engines, meaning it produces zero emissions and nearly no noise.

Birdon Acquires Metal Shark's Bayou La Batre Shipyard

Birdon Acquires Metal Shark's Bayou La Batre Shipyard

Australia's Birdon Group announced its U.S. subsidiary has reached a deal to acquire Metal Shark Boats' shipyard in Bayou La Batre, Ala.Birdon America said it will utilize the 32-acre facility for vessel repair work as well as newbuild activity, including construction of the U.S. Coast Guard's $1.187 billion 27-vessel Waterways Commerce Cutter (WCC) Program awarded to Birdon in 2022.

America's Sea Services Building Large Fleet of Small Ships and Craft

America's Sea Services Building Large Fleet of Small Ships and Craft

Not every vessel in the U.S. Navy is built for major combat operations on the high seas. There are large numbers of boats and service craft that provide essential services to the sea services, the nation and its partners.The U.S. Navy procures about 100 small boats per year. Some of these boats are based on commercial designs

Automakers Reroute Shipments After Baltimore Bridge Collapse

Automakers Reroute Shipments After Baltimore Bridge Collapse

U.S. automakers General Motors and Ford will reroute affected shipments after a bridge collapse in the U.S. shuttered the Port of Baltimore, but the companies said on Tuesday the impact will be minimal."We expect the situation to have minimal impact to our operations. We are working to re-route any vehicle shipments to other ports," GM said in a statement.The Port of Baltimore is the busiest U.S.

Metal Shark Boosts Production Capacity with Third Louisiana Facility

Metal Shark Boosts Production Capacity with Third Louisiana Facility

U.S.-based boat builder Metal Shark is expanding its presence in its home state of Louisiana with the addition of a third manufacturing facility and a new recruitment effort.The expansion follows the recent divestiture of its Alabama-based ship refit and repair business, after the company sold its operations to Birdon America.

Austal USA Plans New Facility and Shiplift in Mobile

Austal USA Plans New Facility and Shiplift in Mobile

Shipbuilder Austal USA announced it is planning to boost capacity at its Mobile, Ala. shipyard with the addition of a new manufacturing facility.The infrastructure expansion, which will be to the south of Austal USA’s current waterfront facility, will include a new assembly building, waterfront improvements, and a new Pearlson-designed shiplift system.

NOAA Hosts GOM Hiring Events for Research Ship Jobs

NOAA Hosts GOM Hiring Events for Research Ship Jobs

NOAA Marine and Aviation Operations will hold two hiring events in the Gulf Coast region to recruit professional mariners to work aboard NOAA’s ocean research ships. The first event will be in Mobile, Alabama on Jan. 23 and the second is in New Orleans on Jan. 25.NOAA operates a fleet of 15 hydrographic survey, oceanographic research and fisheries survey vessels. NOAA ships operate in the U.S.

Capsized Towboat Spills Diesel in Alabama

Capsized Towboat Spills Diesel in Alabama

A partially sunken towboat is discharging diesel fuel near Florence, Ala.The U.S. Coast Guard said on Monday it is responding to the incident alongside partner agencies after Coast Guard Sector Ohio Valley received notification at approximately 2 p.m. Sunday from RMB Marine Services reporting the towboat Michael R had partially sank in the Port of Florence

Taylor Named Austal USA COO for Transformation

Taylor Named Austal USA COO for Transformation

Austal USA promoted Christy Taylor to the newly established position of Chief Operating Officer for Transformation. She will report to Austal USA president Rusty Murdaugh, and oversee Human Resources, Production Control, IT and Supply Chain Management operations in addition to other business integration, leadership, and strategy roles.

Work Starts on New Navy Floating Dry Dock

Work Starts on New Navy Floating Dry Dock

Austal USA began construction on the Navy’s Auxiliary Floating Dry Dock Medium (AFDM) at the company’s Gulf Coast ship manufacturing facility last week. AFDM is the third program to begin construction on Austal USA’s steel assembly line following T-ATS 11 and 12 - the first two of four U.S. Navy Towing, Salvage, and Rescue (T-ATS) ships the company is under contract to build.

Powering the North American Maritime Fuel Transition

Powering the North American Maritime Fuel Transition

Offshore service vessels, along with workboats serving harbors and inland rivers, have embarked on an industry-wide voyage toward reduced emissions of greenhouse gasses. Professor Craig Philip, a faculty member with Vanderbilt University’s Center for Transportation and Operational Resilience (VECTOR) and former CEO of Ingram Barge Company

Manson Awarded Dredging Work in Alabama, Mississippi and Florida

Manson Awarded Dredging Work in Alabama, Mississippi and Florida

Seattle-based dredging and marine construction contractor Manson Construction Co. has been awarded a contract for dredging in Alabama, Mississippi and FloridaThe $49 million firm-fixed-price contract was awarded by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Mobile District. Bids were solicited via the internet with three received.