BRAVE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BRAVE
    • Operator : BERRY BROTHERS GENERAL CONTRACTORS, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 400
  • Location
    • City : BERWICK
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 42
  • Size
    • Register length : 46.7 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 20.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 50 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 20.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4 Feet
    • Height : 27 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1982
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 647414

BERRY BROTHERS GENERAL CONTRACTORS, INC.

  • Area of Operation : INLAND WATERWAYS, OFFSHORE WATERS OF TEXAS, LOUISIANA, MISSISSIPPI AND ALABAMA NOT EXCEEDING 50 MILES OFFSHORE
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING AND HAULING DREDGE SPOIL

SHAWNEE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CT

  • Type : Other
  • Construction : Steel

News

World’s First Zero-emission Cruise Ship Ordered

World’s First Zero-emission Cruise Ship Ordered

Northern Xplorer has signed a letter of intent (LoI) with Portuguese shipbuilder West Sea for the construction its maiden vessel, said to be the world’s first zero-emission cruise ship.West Sea intends to build the 250-passenger vessel at its facility in Viana do Costello north of Porto for expected delivery at the start of the 2025/2026 cruise season.

UN Ships Food Relief from Ukraine to Drought-stricken Horn of Africa

UN Ships Food Relief from Ukraine to Drought-stricken Horn of Africa

A ship carrying wheat from Ukraine to the drought-stricken Horn of Africa docked on Tuesday, the United Nations said, the first to make the journey since the Russian invasion six months ago.The vessel Brave Commander is carrying 23,000 tonnes of grain and will soon be followed by another carrying 7,000 tonnes.

Ukraine Seeking Ways to Get its Grain Out

Ukraine Seeking Ways to Get its Grain Out

Ukraine is seeking ways to get grain and vegetable oils out of the country by breaking a months-long blockade of the Sea of Azov and the Black Sea by the Russian navy and moving more by land.The war, together with Western sanctions against Russia, have sent the price of grain, cooking oil, fertilizer, and energy soaring.

Demand for Vessels Capable of Installing Giant Offshore Wind Turbines to Outpace Supply by 2024, Rystad Says

Demand for Vessels Capable of Installing Giant Offshore Wind Turbines to Outpace Supply by 2024, Rystad Says

Offshore wind turbine makers have been working to build increasingly bigger turbines, and the likes of GE, Siemens Gamesa, Vestas, and MingYang have in the past two years or so unveiled designs for giant 14-16MW rated units.It has been said that larger turbines, while more expensive per unit

World First: Saildrone Captures Video from inside a Cat 4 Hurricane

World First: Saildrone Captures Video from inside a Cat 4 Hurricane

Saildrone Inc. and NOAA have released the first video footage gathered by an uncrewed surface vehicle (USV) from inside a major hurricane barreling across the Atlantic Ocean.The Saildrone Explorer SD 1045 was directed into the midst of Hurricane Sam, a category 4 hurricane.  SD1045 is battling 50 ft.

Bollinger Finalizes Bid to Build USCG Offshore Patrol Cutter

Bollinger Finalizes Bid to Build USCG Offshore Patrol Cutter

Louisiana shipbuilder Bollinger Shipyards announced Friday it has submitted its final proposal to the U.S. Coast Guard to build the next round of Heritage-class Offshore Patrol Cutters (OPC). If chosen, Bollinger would construct and deliver a total of 11 OPC vessels at its facilities in Houma, La. over the next decade.

SAAM Towage Adds New Tug in Panama

SAAM Towage Adds New Tug in Panama

SAAM Towage announced it will receive a new tug for its fleet in Panama, the SAAM Quibian, purchased from Türkiye-based Sanmar Shipyards.SAAM Towage’s Technical Manager Pablo Cáceres explained that “this tug’s equipment has been specially selected to reinforce our customers’ needs in Panama, while its compact design ensures safe maneuvers.

Richard M. McCool Jr. (LPD 29) Christened

Richard M. McCool Jr. (LPD 29) Christened

HII announced that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division christened the company’s 13th amphibious transport dock, Richard M. McCool Jr. (LPD 29), constructed for the U.S. Navy.“For nearly two decades, we have had the opportunity to build these amphibious ships, and we look forward to continuing this journey with such a valued partner,” Ingalls Shipbuilding President Kari Wilkinson said.

Bollinger  Delivers Final Bahrain-bound Fast Response Cutter

Bollinger Delivers Final Bahrain-bound Fast Response Cutter

Bollinger Shipyards has delivered the USCGC Clarence Sutphin to the U.S. Coast Guard in Key West, Florida. This is the 170th vessel Bollinger has delivered to the U.S. Coast Guard over a 35-year period and the 47th Fast Response Cutter (FRC) delivered under the current program.The USCGC Clarence Sutphin is the final of six FRCs to be home-ported in Manama, Bahrain

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier Reels In $90,5M in New Contracts

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier Reels In $90,5M in New Contracts

Offshore wind installation firm Fred. Olsen Windcarrier (FOWIC) said Tuesday it had recently executed three new contracts and reservation agreements with combined revenue of up to 80 million euros (~$90,5 million).The contracts, with undisclosed clients, will cover around 300 days in 2022 and 200 days in 2023, in both Europe and the Asia Pacific.Two contracts are linked to projects where Fred.

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier Upgrades Brave Tern with 1600t Crane

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier Upgrades Brave Tern with 1600t Crane

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier (FOWIC) said it is upgrading another one of its vessels with a new larger crane to install foundations and all known next generation offshore wind turbines.The company announced on Tuesday it has executed a firm contract with Huisman for a second 1,600t crane to upgrade Brave Tern. Installation is scheduled to be completed in 2024.Alexandra Koefoed, CEO, Fred.

US Senator Murkowski Receives Maritime Leadership Award

US Senator Murkowski Receives Maritime Leadership Award

The Shipbuilders Council of America (SCA), the national association representing the U.S. shipbuilding, maintenance and repair industry, on Wednesday presented U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) with the SCA Maritime Leadership Award at its 2022 annual meeting.The award is given each year to national leaders or elected officials who demonstrate exemplary dedication and support for the nearly