ASSAULT

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ASSAULT
    • Operator : WAR ADMIRAL, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1000
  • Location
    • City : ST. JOHN
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 60
  • Size
    • Register length : 57 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22 Feet
    • Overall Length : 57 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6 Feet
    • Height : 34 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1997
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1051709

WAR ADMIRAL, LLC

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER AROUND MYRTLE GROVE, LA (MILE 57 AHP LDB) AND MERAUX, LA (MILE 86.5 AHP LDB) AND RDB; NEW ORLEANS AND BATON ROUGE HARBORS; WELCOME, LA (MILE 163 AHP RDB) AND ST. JOHN FLEET (MILE 141 AHP LDB)
  • Principal Commodity : SHIFT BARGES AND DRY CARGO

BLACK GOLD

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

DIXIELAND HEAT

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

RISEN STAR

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

WISE FOX

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

BLACK BEARD

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GALLANT FOX

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JEAN LAFITTE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOLLY ROGER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

OMAHA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SEATTLE SLEW

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIR BARTON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WAR ADMIRAL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WHIRLAWAY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CBY

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TSI

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TS

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

News

Saudi Arabia Says it Foiled Vessel Attack off Yanbu

Saudi Arabia Says it Foiled Vessel Attack off Yanbu

Saudi Arabia said on Tuesday it had intercepted an explosive-laden boat off the Red Sea port of Yanbu after maritime security firms cited "unconfirmed reports" of an attack on a vessel in the area.A Saudi defense ministry statement on state media did not say whether there had been any damage as a result of the operation by the Saudi navy to intercept and destroy the remote-controlled boat.

Israeli-owned Ship Attacked in Gulf of Oman -Reports

Israeli-owned Ship Attacked in Gulf of Oman -Reports

A commercial vessel owned by an Israeli firm was attacked off the coast of the United Arab Emirates in Gulf waters, pro-Iran media and an Israeli television channel said on Tuesday.Israel’s top-rated Channel 12 TV quoted unnamed Israeli officials as blaming arch-foe Iran for the assault and said there were no casualties.

Navy to Remove Island on Fire-stricken USS Bonhomme Richard

Navy to Remove Island on Fire-stricken USS Bonhomme Richard

The U.S. Navy has begun the process to remove the island from the USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) as part of an ongoing inactivation availability for the warship that was destroyed by a major fire in 2020.Salvage contractor Smit Americas started the removal process Tuesday, the Navy said.

US Navy Seizes Weapons from Dhows off Somalia

US Navy Seizes Weapons from Dhows off Somalia

The U.S. Navy seized thousands of weapons from two stateless dhows during a maritime security operation off the coast of Somalia last week.A boarding team from guided-missile destroyer USS Winston S. Churchill’s (DDG 81) discovered the illicit cargo during a flag verification boarding in international waters, and the confiscation took place February 11 and 12.

RIBs: Turn Up the Power

RIBs: Turn Up the Power

However readers might define “normal”, 2020 was anything but. But the business of rigid inflatable boats (RIB) has been going at full throttle.Matthew Velluto, Director of Business Development and Marketing at RIBCRAFT USA, based in Marblehead, Mass., described a business moving steadily ahead, though it’s had to weave and bob at times during 2020.

Sailor Under Investigation for Arson in USS Bonhomme Richard Fire

Sailor Under Investigation for Arson in USS Bonhomme Richard Fire

A sailor is being investigated for arson in connection to the fire that raged for four days aboard the warship USS Bonhomme Richard in July, multiple sources report, citing anonymous U.S. Navy officials.Naval investigators are focused on one sailor from the ship, an official said, adding no motive has been determined and no one has been charged, according to the New York Times.

USS Tripoli (LHA 7) Departs Ingalls Shipyard

USS Tripoli (LHA 7) Departs Ingalls Shipyard

The U.S. Navy’s newest amphibious assault ship, USS Tripoli (LHA 7), departed from Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division Friday, sailing to its homeport in San Diego.Delivered to the Navy in February and officially commissioned last week, USS Tripoli is the U.S. Navy's second America-class amphibious assault ship built by the Pascagoula, Miss. shipyard.

Navy Hires NASSCO for USS Bonhomme Richard Cleanup

Navy Hires NASSCO for USS Bonhomme Richard Cleanup

A San Diego shipyard has been awarded $10 million to continue emergency firefighting support, dewatering, safety and initial cleanup efforts aboard the fire-stricken USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD-6), the Pentagon announced. The award to National Steel and Shipbuilding Company (NASSCO) is a modification to a previous contract for repairs that had been underway when the blaze erupted aboard the

USS Tripoli (LHA 7) Commissioned

USS Tripoli (LHA 7) Commissioned

The U.S. Navy commissioned USS Tripoli (LHA 7) Wednesday without the typical fanfare and traditional public commissioning ceremony due to public health and safety restrictions on large public gatherings amid the conronavirus pandemic.Delivered in February, USS Tripoli is the U.S. Navy's second America-class amphibious assault ship built by Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (HII) Ingalls Shipyard in

Firefighters Evacuated from Listing USS Bonhomme Richard

Firefighters Evacuated from Listing USS Bonhomme Richard

The U.S. Navy said it has cleared the burning USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) and its adjacent San Diego pier of all personnel due to a shift in the vessel's list. The warship has been ablaze since Sunday morning."Out of an abundance of caution the pier and ship were cleared of personnel due to an initial shift in the ship’s list. Personnel are now pier side.

Video: USS Bonhomme Richard Blaze Continues

Video: USS Bonhomme Richard Blaze Continues

Hundreds of firefighters battled through a second day from the air, land and water on Monday to save a U.S. war vessel swept by flames while moored at a San Diego shipyard, as the number of sailors and civilians injured in the blaze rose to nearly 60.The USS Bonhomme Richard, an amphibious assault ship whose size ranks second in the U.S.

Australian Police Find Fleeing Man Hiding on a Bulk Carrier

Australian Police Find Fleeing Man Hiding on a Bulk Carrier

An Australian man allegedly trying to flee the country was found hiding in the air-conditioning vent of a bulk carrier following an interesting string of events.While headed for Newcastle on Saturday morning, the Turkish-flagged bulk carrier Ulusoy 11 diverted to aid a yacht that had encountered trouble in the waters off Yamba, on Australia's east coast.