BC

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BC
    • Operator : BELLE CHASSE MARINE TRANSPORTATION, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : BURNSIDE
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 202
    • Full Load Capacity : 500 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 120 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 30 Feet
    • Overall Length : 120 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 30 Feet
    • Load draft : 6.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1 Feet
    • Height : 9 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1980
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 628744

BELLE CHASSE MARINE TRANSPORTATION, INC.

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM RESERVE ANCHORAGE TO VENICE, LA
  • Principal Commodity : POTABLE WATER AND PASSENGERS

AL WERNER

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

BLAKE B.

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

BRANDI

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

CHLOE

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

COURTNEY A.

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

DON P

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

FRANK H.

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

IAN K

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

JAY C

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

KATIE JO

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

KLEIN K

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

LANA K.

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

MARVIN G

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

MARY D

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

MISS ANNETTE

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

MISS LORETTA

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

MR. BRUCE

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

MR. HENRY

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

ROAMING GAMBLER

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

ROB KONRAD

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

ROOSTER I

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

ROOSTER II

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

SEA-HORSE

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

SHAWN M. KONRAD

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

SILVER FOX

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

GABRIEL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS RACHEL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

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Romanian Port Races Against Clock to Move Ukrainian Grain to Global Markets

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Leading the Charge

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A BC Ferries Case Study: Lessons Learned in Setting Underwater Radiated Noise Targets

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Canada Sees West Coast LNG Revival as World Scrambles for Gas

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Canada is taking a second crack at developing a liquefied natural gas (LNG) export industry on its west coast a decade after soaring costs and indigenous opposition derailed a previous wave of proposed LNG terminals.This time, companies are focusing on smaller west coast projects they bet will be cheaper and faster to build.

Corvus Energy to Open US Battery Factory

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Corvus Energy, supplier of battery energy storage systems (BESS) for marine applications, announced plans to open a new factory in the state of Washington to help meet demand for marine BESS in the Americas as the marine industry accelerates its adoption of decarbonization technology to meet global emissions reduction targets.

BWMS Webinar May 17: Inside the InTank Solution

BWMS Webinar May 17: Inside the InTank Solution

In a webinar on Tuesday, May 17, 2022, Giles Candy will present the advantages for ship owners and shipbuilders with the Scienco InTank Ballast Water Treatment System.The Scienco InTank BWTS treats and neutralizes ballast water in the ballast tanks during the voyage, which allows for normal ballasting and de-ballasting operations in port.

NAPA, ClassNK Team on New Data Link to Support 3D Ship Design

NAPA, ClassNK Team on New Data Link to Support 3D Ship Design

Upgraded data linkage designed to enable the seamless flow of information between design and class approval software, reducing time spent on information transfer by 30% and fostering closer collaboration.NAPA and ClassNK recently fortified their partnership to support the use of 3D models in the ship design approval process by streamlining data sharing between design and class approval software.

Lindblad Expeditions Deploys Marine Learning Systems Training Solution

Lindblad Expeditions Deploys Marine Learning Systems Training Solution

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World Energy Reports: Gas Supply Fears Drive Interest in FSRUs in Europe

World Energy Reports: Gas Supply Fears Drive Interest in FSRUs in Europe

Fears of gas supply interruptions due to Russian gas export constraints are driving interest and demand for floating regasification terminals, with contracting activity for oil and gas floaters also being quite active, World Energy Reports said in April 2022 Floating Production Systems Report. Tensions in East Europe and Covid outbreak in China continue to rattle the energy sector.

New Methanol-fueled Bulker Design Unveiled

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BC Ferries Christens the Fifth Island Class Ferry

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