BJ VIII

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BJ VIII
    • Operator : B & J CORPORATION
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Other Barge
    • Vessel Type : Pontoon Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : LAKE ARTHUR
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 10
    • Full Load Capacity : 100 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 24 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 4 Feet
    • Overall Length : 24 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 4 Feet
    • Load draft : 6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6 Feet
    • Height : 1 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2007
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : NOT/DOC

B & J CORPORATION

  • Area of Operation : MERMENTAU RIVER; INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY; VERMILION RIVER; CALCASIEU RIVER; SABINE RIVER AND PORT NECHES RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

MISS DEBBIE

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

MISS INA

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

BRENDA B

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPTAIN BOUDREAUX

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS TREDALE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MR. NICK

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ZOIE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BJ

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BJ I

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BJ II

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BJ III

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BJ IV

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BJ VI

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BJ VII

  • Type : Pontoon Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MR. BOUDREAUX I

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MR. BOUDREAUX II

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Low-sulphur Fuel Sales Surge

Low-sulphur Fuel Sales Surge

The final quarter of 2019 marked a massive decline of high-sulphur fuel oil (HSFO) sales, as the industry transitioned into compliance of the International Maritime Organization's (IMO) 2020 Sulphur Cap (IMO 2020). In Singapore, the world’s largest bunkering hub, the bunker sale landscape saw significant change as the sale of high-sulphur fuel oil dropped tremendously in a matter of months.

Mellquist Tapped as Next President at Volvo Penta

Mellquist Tapped as Next President at Volvo Penta

Heléne Mellquist has been appointed as President Volvo Penta and new member of Volvo Group Management. She will replace Björn Ingemanson, who is retiring. Mellquist, born in 1964, currently holds the position as President for the European Division at Volvo Trucks. Her career at the Volvo Group began in 1988 and she has held many senior positions at the company.

Holland Shipyards to Build Electric Double-Ender Ferry

Norwegian ferry operator Brevik Fergeselskap has ordered a new electric passenger/ vehicle double-ender ferry from Holland Shipyards in Hardingxveld-Giessendam.The keel laying ceremony of the electric ferry has taken place on Wednesday February 12, 2020 at Holland Shipyards Group.The event was attended by both the board of Brevik Fergeselskap and Holland Shipyards Group. Mr.

Sanmar Delivers Tug to Latvia's Port of Ventspils

Sanmar Delivers Tug to Latvia's Port of Ventspils

Sanmar Shipyards reports it has delivered another new tug to Latvia on schedule, to join the AS PKL Flote fleet in the port of Ventspils.The latest delivery is a Robert Allan Ltd. designed Ramparts 2200 Class 50t BP ASD tug, the eighth of the series from Sanmar. Originally named Sirapinar VIII, AS PKL Flote has renamed her Altair. Sanmar is currently building the 18th sister of the series.

Kawasaki Heavy Orders Corvus' Blue Marlin Energy Storage System

Kawasaki Heavy Orders Corvus' Blue Marlin Energy Storage System

Japan's Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) has ordered the first commercial unit of a new Corvus Energy high-density lithium-ion capacitor energy storage system (ESS) Blue Marlin.According to Corvus, which plans to market the system to the offshore energy market, the Blue Marlin uses lithium-ion capacitor (LiC) cells that sustain very high charge/discharge rates of 550 C peak and 200 C continuous

Maersk and Other Danish Firms Partner for Sustainable Fuels Project

Maersk and Other Danish Firms Partner for Sustainable Fuels Project

A group of Danish transportation and energy companies including shipping giant A.P. Moller - Maersk have teamed up to develop an industrial-scale production facility to produce sustainable fuels for road, maritime and air transport in the Copenhagen area.Maersk is joined in the project by DFDS, Ørsted, Copenhagen Airports, SAS and DSV Panalpina

Corvus Supplies ESS for Nordlaks Hybrid Live Fish Carrier

Corvus Supplies ESS for Nordlaks Hybrid Live Fish Carrier

Corvus Energy announced it has been selected by BMA Technology in Turkey to supply the lithium-ion battery-based energy storage system (ESS) for a new Live Fish Carrier to be built at Tersan Shipyard in Turkey.This is the second vessel in a series of two for Norwegian salmon and trout producer, Nordlaks.

Eimskip Announces Job Cuts

Eimskip Announces Job Cuts

Icelandic shipping company Eimskip announced Tuesday it will reduce staff in continuation of streamlining measures initiated 15 months ago and due to uncertainty both in the Icelandic and global economy because of the COVID-19 pandemic."These streamlining measures include a reduction of 73 full time employees within Eimskip, thereof 47 in Iceland. Direct redundancies are 54, thereof 39 in Iceland.

Crabber Vessel M/V Zenith Delivered

Crabber Vessel M/V Zenith Delivered

A new crabber vessel has been delivered to JSC Arcticservice and departed Tersan Shipyard in Turkey for its journey up to Kirkenes in Norway.The newbuild M/V Zenith will be used for catching, processing and freezing king crab and snow crab in the Barents Sea. The vessel has main dimensions of 62 x 15m (L x B) and will be operated by a crew of 38 persons

25 More Years for Ocean Surveyor

Damen Oskarshamnsvarvet in Sweden has won the public tender for a contract to undertake a major life extension program on the survey and research vessel S/V Ocean Surveyor, owned by SGU, Sweden’s national geological survey agency.“We are happy to let Damen Oskarshamnsvarvet perform the extensive conversion of the vessel and are confident that she will be ready for another 25 years of marine

EU Loan Supports Ystad LNG Upgrades

EU Loan Supports Ystad LNG Upgrades

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a SEK 445 million ($45.6 million) loan agreement with the Municipality of Ystad to expand harbor facilities so that new, larger liquefied natural gas (LNG) vessels on the Swinoujscie-Ystad line can access the harbor.The port in the southern-Swedish town is a busy connection point to the Polish Port of Swinoujscie and the Danish island of Bornholm.

WFW Advises TUI on $1.3Bn Take Over

London-based international law firm Watson Farley & Williams has advised TUI Cruises GmbH on its acquisition of Hapag-Lloyd Cruises from TUI AG for US$1.3bn, excluding net debt.According to the the transaction is subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals and is expected to close in summer 2020.