AMERICAN FREEDOM

  • General
    • Vessel Name : AMERICAN FREEDOM
    • Operator : LE BEOUF BROS. TOWING, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1800
  • Location
    • City : HOUMA
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 115
  • Size
    • Register length : 72 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 30 Feet
    • Overall Length : 72 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 30 Feet
    • Load draft : 10 Feet
    • Light Draft : 10 Feet
    • Height : 39 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2003
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1136956

LE BEOUF BROS. TOWING, LLC

  • Area of Operation : INLAND AND INTRACOASTAL WATERWAYS OF LOUISIANA; MISSISSIPPI, OHIO AND ILLINOIS RIVERS; TEXAS AND ALABAMA
  • Principal Commodity : DIESEL, GAS, CRUDE OILS AND ASPHALT

GONSOULIN

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

KEYWAY

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

BEA SONIER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BOO SONIER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BUD SONIER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

C. J. BOYNE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. PIC NAQUIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CLAIR S SMITH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CREOLE ANN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CREOLE BELLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CREOLE CRUSADER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CREOLE JILL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CREOLE LADY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CREOLE RIVERS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CREOLE SHAWNEE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CREOLE SPIRIT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CREOLE SUE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAVE LEBOEUF

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DICKIE GONSOULIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DONNIE SONNIER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

EARL GONSOULIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

H. J. DUPRE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JACKIE GONSOULIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JULIE GONSOULIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KAREN ANN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KARL SENNER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KATIE GONSOULIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LAT GONSOULIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LAURENCE GONSOULIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARC MIYASAKI

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MATTHEW JAMES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MEDICINE BOW

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MERLE GONSOULIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MICHELE GONSOULIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NANCY SONIER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RICHARD GONSOULIN II

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RUBY GONSOULIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SYDNEY ANN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TEDDY MEYER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

W. J. AUTHEMENT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WILSEY DUPRE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CREOLE

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

News

Cameras to Replace Peacekeepers at Strategic Red Sea Strait

Cameras to Replace Peacekeepers at Strategic Red Sea Strait

Remote-controlled cameras will take over responsibility from U.S.-led peacekeepers for ensuring international shipping retains freedom of access to the Gulf of Aqaba, whose coastline is shared by Israel and three Arab nations, officials said.Tiran island, which lies in the straits of the same name at the mouth of the gulf

New Crewing Mandate Could Be a 'Gut Punch' to U.S. Offshore Wind Projects

New Crewing Mandate Could Be a 'Gut Punch' to U.S. Offshore Wind Projects

The U.S. House has this week passed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), in which it attached a provision that would change rules for manning offshore vessels in U.S. waters, with the goal of fostering American jobs in the U.S. offshore wind sector, however, the move could be counterproductive.According to American Clean Power (ACP), which has slammed the move, the U.S.

US House Passes Ocean Shipping Reform Act

US House Passes Ocean Shipping Reform Act

The U.S. House of Representatives approved legislation Monday to improve oversight of ocean shipping, which supporters say will help curb inflation and ease export backlogs. The bill was approved 369-42 and will head to the White House for President Joe Biden's signature. Biden said in a statement he looked forward to signing it into law.

SOS (Save our Shipbuilding): Germany’s VSM Calls for Reduction of Dependence on China

SOS (Save our Shipbuilding): Germany’s VSM Calls for Reduction of Dependence on China

As the geopolitical landscape continues to quickly transform with the Russia/Ukraine war, Europe's over-dependence on Russian energy has become painfully apparent. VSM – the German Shipbuilding and Ocean Industries Association that represents the political and commercial interests of the German maritime over a diversity of maritime market segments – issued the following statement and overview of

NOIA: U.S. Gov't Move Against Offshore Oil & Gas Lease Sales 'Devastating to Americans'

NOIA: U.S. Gov't Move Against Offshore Oil & Gas Lease Sales 'Devastating to Americans'

Erik Milito, president of the U.S. National Ocean Industries Association, said this week that the U.S. government's decision not to hold offshore oil and gas lease sales in the Gulf of Mexico and Alaska’s Cook Inlet was expected, but also "devastating to Americans.""This decision is not surprising at all.

Crowley Completes First Vessel Acquisition for MARAD's Ready Reserve Force

Crowley Completes First Vessel Acquisition for MARAD's Ready Reserve Force

Crowley Maritime Corporation announced it has managed the first vessel acquisition under its contract to help recapitalize a sealift fleet with the U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD).In 2021, Crowley was awarded a multi-year vessel acquisition and management (VAM) contract to help recapitalize MARAD's Ready Reserve Force (RRF).

Biden Bans Russia Oil Imports to the US

Biden Bans Russia Oil Imports to the US

U.S. President Joe Biden announced a ban on Russian oil and other energy imports on Tuesday in retaliation for the invasion of Ukraine, underscoring strong bipartisan support for a move that he acknowledged would drive up U.S. energy prices."We're banning all imports of Russian oil and gas energy," Biden told reporters at the White House. "That means Russian oil will no longer be acceptable in U.

Staten Island Ferry Sandy Ground Commissioned

Staten Island Ferry Sandy Ground Commissioned

Staten Island Ferry's second new Ollis-class vessel, Sandy Ground, was commissioned Friday by New York City Mayor Eric Adams.“I am honored to commission a new Staten Island Ferry named for a community of New Yorkers who represent the best of our city and our country,” said Mayor Adams.

Passenger Vessel Sector Faces Winding Path Back to ‘Normal’

Passenger Vessel Sector Faces Winding Path Back to ‘Normal’

The year just ended, 2021, might be described as being about “trying to get back to normal”, across the entire transportation spectrum, two years into the pandemic. During this time, the decarbonization and electrification waves have swept across maritime passenger transport. The passenger side of the business is dependent on multiple funding sources; increasingly

Does the US Have the Right to Sail Warships Through the South China Sea?

Does the US Have the Right to Sail Warships Through the South China Sea?

Images of what appeared to be U.S. warships emerged from China last month, but they were not anywhere near an ocean. In fact, they were thousands of kilometers away, in a desert in western China.Military experts said the mock-ups of U.S. warships were part of a new target range developed by the People’s Liberation Army.

Maritime for the Win(d)

Maritime for the Win(d)

With the recent announcement by Secretary Deb Haaland that the Department of Interior will potentially hold up to seven new offshore lease sales by 2025, the Biden administration has taken a significant step toward its goal of bringing online 30 gigawatts of offshore wind energy by 2030.

US’ First 100% Hydrogen Fuel Cell Powered Commercial Vessel Launched

US’ First 100% Hydrogen Fuel Cell Powered Commercial Vessel Launched

The United States' first zero-emissions, hydrogen fuel cell-powered, electric-drive ferry has been launched and is gearing up for operational trials off the U.S. West Coast.Constructed by Bellingham, Wash. shipbuilder All American Marine, Inc. (AAM), SWITCH Maritime's 70-foot newbuild Sea Change will operate in the California Bay Area as the United States' first hydrogen fuel cell vessel