BUFFALO STAR

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BUFFALO STAR
    • Operator : BUFFALO MARINE SERVICE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Liquid Tank Barge (Double Hull)
    • Vessel Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : HOUSTON
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 1619
    • Full Load Capacity : 4700 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 297.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 54 Feet
    • Overall Length : 297.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 54 Feet
    • Load draft : 10.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.5 Feet
    • Height : 40 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1993
    • EQUIP2 : HTR COILS DB-DS
    • EQUIP1 : 2 DIESEL PUMPS
    • Coast Guard Number : 991124

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

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

SHAMROCK

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

News

Finnlines Orders 2 RoPax Vessels in China

Finnlines Orders 2 RoPax Vessels in China

Finnlines signed an order for two RoPax vessels with China Merchants Jinling Shipyard (Weihai), previously known as AVIC Weihai.In 2018, Finnlines ordered three hybrid StoRo ultra large green vessels at Jinling Shipyard, which is also now part of China Merchants Group.The two new "Superstar" 5,100 lm RoPax vessels ordered are expected to be delivered by 2023

Storm Beaches Merchant Ship in Israel

Storm Beaches Merchant Ship in Israel

A cargo ship drifted onto a beach in southern Israel on Thursday after heavy winds and stormy weather forced the vessel away from its anchor point near the port of Ashdod.The 90 meter-long Zelek Star was carrying cement and other goods from Greece to Israel when it was swept away and approached Oranim Beach, officials said.

USCG PSC Equals meaningful Polar Presence

USCG PSC Equals meaningful Polar Presence

The Coast Guard needs a ship that can do more than just break ice; it needs a multi-mission ship to provide for the nation’s security, asserting its sovereign rights, and protecting its long-term economic interests.  That ship is the Polar Security Cutter.Since Russia cashed the check in 1867 for the purchase of Alaska the U.S. has been an Arctic nation.

Aalund Named International Propeller Club's President

Aalund Named International Propeller Club's President

Niels Aalund was elected at the 93rd International Convention and Conference in New Orleans on October 17th.New Orleans, LA: Prominent maritime industry stakeholder Niels Aalund has been elected President of the International Propeller Club. Mr. Aalund will serve a two-year term, commencing from October 17th.

Fincantieri Fits New Midsection in Star Breeze

Fincantieri Fits New Midsection in Star Breeze

The most complex cruise ship lengthening ever undertaken is clipping along at Fincantieri’s Palermo yard.The final welding cut to Windstar Cruises’ Star Breeze was completed and  the ship’s 25.6-meter/84-foot prefabricated midsection was glided into place between the two halves in the drydock, an operation that took just half an hour.

#Oi2020: Drill Bit Rescue from 30,000 ft.

#Oi2020: Drill Bit Rescue from 30,000 ft.

Drilling wells more than three miles deep in the late 1960s was something that GHK Company and partner Lone Star Producing Company believed would product massive amounts of natural gas. The two companies that began this project discovered in 1974 that South of Burns Flat in Washita County their Bertha Rogers No. 1 rig would reach almost six miles deep, following a deep-sea fishing trip.

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.

VT Halter Wins Historic $746m CG Contract

VT Halter Wins Historic $746m CG Contract

VT Halter Marine of Pascagoula, MS has emerged the victor in one of the most prized and coveted shipbuilding contracts in recent memory, a $746m deal to build the Coast Guard's lead Polar Security Cutter. If two additional ship options are exercised, the total deal could approach $2B.The U.S. Coast Guard and U.S. Navy, through an Integrated Program Office (IPO), awarded VT Halter Marine Inc.

Spectrum of the Seas Delivered

Spectrum of the Seas Delivered

Cruise line Royal Caribbean International officially took delivery of the 26th ship in its fleet, 169,000 grt Spectrum of the Seas, in a ceremony Thursday in Bremerhaven, Germany.The first ship in the Quantum-Ultra class, the Meyer Werft built Spectrum of the Seas measures 347.1 meters long and 41.4 meters wide.

Will Shipping IPOs Comeback in 2019?

Will Shipping IPOs Comeback in 2019?

The market for Initial public offerings (IPOs) across the global shipping industry has remained understandably muted in recent years but secondary offerings continue to be an important funding mechanism, according to a recent report from Drewry Maritime Financial Research.Despite low interest in shipping IPOs in the US over the last few years

Fire Breaks out on USCG's Polar Star

Fire Breaks out on USCG's Polar Star

It seems the U.S. cannot do enough to fast-track the construction of its new icebreaking fleet, as the USCG announce last night that the 150-member crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star fought a fire at approximately 9 p.m. PST Feb. 10 that broke out in the ship's incinerator room about 650 miles north of McMurdo Sound, Antarctica.

Vigor Wins $7.3 Mln Contract for USCG Icebreaker Maintenance

Vigor Wins $7.3 Mln Contract for USCG Icebreaker Maintenance

The U.S. Coast Guard’s polar medium icebreaker Healy arrived at Vigor’s Seattle shipyard in early January for maintenance.The $7.3 million contract includes sea valve renewal and overhaul, bow thruster modifications, ballast tank and underwater hull paint preservation and various machinery overhauls.The vessel will be at Vigor’s Harbor Island facility through June 2019.