BUFFALO

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BUFFALO
    • Operator : BUFFALO MARINE SERVICE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Liquid Tank Barge (Single Hull)
    • Vessel Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Single Hull)
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : HOUSTON
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 582
    • Full Load Capacity : 1350 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 165 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 35 Feet
    • Overall Length : 165 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 35 Feet
    • Load draft : 10.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.5 Feet
    • Height : 39 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1999
    • EQUIP2 : DB - DS
    • EQUIP1 : 2 DIESEL PUMP
    • Coast Guard Number : 1077746

BUFFALO MARINE SERVICE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : HOUSTON, TX TO GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY AND TRIBUTARIES
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING, OIL AND PETROLEUM PRODUCTS

PATRICK J. STUDDERT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN AUSTIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN BLAS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN BRENDAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN BROOKLYN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN CARMEN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN GABRIEL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN JOAQUIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN JOSE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN KENNEDY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN LEANDRO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN LUIS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN MIGUEL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN PATRICIO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN PEDRO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN RAFAEL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN SALVADOR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN TOMAS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BUFFALO STAR

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

SHAMROCK

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

News

Sub M Progress – an Update

Sub M Progress – an Update

Subchapter M, the United States regulatory code dealing with towing vessels and requirements for towing vessel safety, has officially been in place since July 20, 2016, when the U.S. Coast Guard finalized Sub M rulemaking.Since the rules were finalized there have been a couple of important hammer dates. In spring and summer 2018 the first certificates of inspection (COI) were issued.

U.S. DOT Names Nine Marine Highway Projects

U.S. DOT Names Nine Marine Highway Projects

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) today announced the designation of nine Marine Highway Projects and a Marine Highway Route that will benefit Connecticut, Florida, Michigan, New York, Oregon, Texas, Virginia, Washington State and American Samoa. Marine highways are navigable waterways that can be used as alternate options to traditional shipping methods.

A New York State of Mind

A New York State of Mind

“A new industry is being established in New York, with the primary stimulus being a state-driven procurement process.”New York State Public Service Commission (PSC), July 12, 2018.To a great extent, this PSC comment provides direct insight into the dynamics behind New York’s pace-setting moves to establish offshore wind.

New Kotug Smit Tug Named Buffalo

New Kotug Smit Tug Named Buffalo

On May 15, 2019, the naming ceremony of the new Damen-built tug ‘Buffalo’ took place in the Port of Southampton, UK.Kotug Smit Towage has taken four newly-built Damen tugs into service for its European harbor towage activities, in 2017 and 2018. The latest of this quartet, the ‘Buffalo’ is currently operating in the Port of Southampton.The ‘Buffalo’ is an ATD Tug 2412 Twin Fin.

AWO Elects Foss Maritime's Merritt as Chair

AWO Elects Foss Maritime's Merritt as Chair

The members of the American Waterways Operators, the national tugboat, towboat and barge industry association, elected a new slate of leaders earlier this month during the association's annual Spring Convention held in Washington, D.C. Scott Merritt, former Chief Operating Officer for Foss Maritime Company, LLC, was elected Chairman. Arthur F.