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

Cruise Line Viking Installs First COVID-19 PCR Lab at Sea

Cruise Line Viking Installs First COVID-19 PCR Lab at Sea

A cruise ship has been fitted with the world's first at-sea PCR laboratory to test passengers and crews for COVID-19 as cruise lines look for ways to safely resume voyages amid the prevailing coronavirus pandemic. The full-scale lab installed aboard Viking's luxury cruise ship Viking Star has capacity to perform daily non-invasive saliva tests for every passenger and crew member

US Navy's New Frigates Named the Constellation Class

US Navy's New Frigates Named the Constellation Class

The name of the first ship in the U.S. Navy's new guided missile frigate (FFG(X)) class will be USS Constellation (FFG 62), Secretary of the Navy Kenneth J. Braithwaite announced Wednesday while aboard the museum ship Constellation in Baltimore.The warship will be the fifth U.S. Navy vessel to bear the name Constellation. Braithwaite said the name was selected in honor of the first U.S.

US Icebreaker Suffers Fire, Engine Failure

US Icebreaker Suffers Fire, Engine Failure

The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy (WAGB-20) is making an early return to its Seattle homeport, and its future Arctic operations have been canceled after the 21-year-old medium icebreaker suffered a fire in one of its main propulsion motors last week.The electrical fire was reported at 9:30 p.m.

U.S. Navy, NOAA Strike Deal to Fast-Track Unmanned Maritime Systems

U.S. Navy, NOAA Strike Deal to Fast-Track Unmanned Maritime Systems

The advent of autonomy in the maritime and subsea space has received a significant boost with the announcement that a pair of U.S. government titans, the United States Navy and NOAA, have inked an deal to jointly expand the development and operations of unmanned maritime systems.“With the strengthening of our ongoing partnership with the Navy

US Coast Guard Commissions Cutter Harold Miller

US Coast Guard Commissions Cutter Harold Miller

The U.S. Coast Guard held a commissioning ceremony for the Coast Guard Cutter Harold Miller, the service's 38th Sentinel-class fast response cutter, at Sector Field Office Galveston, Texas, Wednesday.Rear Adm. John Nadeau, Eighth Coast Guard District commander, presided over the commissioning ceremony, along with Lt. Michael Salerno, Coast Guard Cutter Harold Miller’s commanding officer.

Video: Trump Says US is Working to Acquire 10 Icebreakers

Video: Trump Says US is Working to Acquire 10 Icebreakers

President Donald Trump says the U.S. is hashing out a plan to acquire up to 10 additional polar icebreakers for the U.S. Coast Guard.Trump, who over the years has emphasized his administration's commitment to growing the Coast Guard's icebreaker fleet, outlined the new plans in vague terms within remarks delivered at Southern Command headquarters in Doral, Fla., Friday.

New Staten Island Ferry Launched at Eastern

New Staten Island Ferry Launched at Eastern

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. (ESG) launched the second of three new Staten Island “Ollis Class” Ferries for the City of New York Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) Staten Island Ferry Division. The Sandy Ground was launched Friday at Eastern’s Allanton facility in Panama City, Fla.

Navy Won't Reinstate Coronavirus-hit Carrier Captain

Navy Won't Reinstate Coronavirus-hit Carrier Captain

The U.S. Navy will not reinstate Captain Brett Crozier after finding fault with his response to the outbreak of the coronavirus aboard the aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt and is also putting an admiral’s promotion on hold, sources told Reuters on Friday.The decisions, first reported by Reuters, are expected to be announced later on Friday at a news conference by the Navy’s top leaders.

USCG Polar Security Cutters: The History and Future

USCG Polar Security Cutters: The History and Future

The good news is that work has commenced on the first new heavy polar icebreaker for the United States Coast Guard in 43 years. The bad news is that when it enters service, projected to occur in FY2024, it will be the first new heavy polar icebreaker for the USCG in 47 years.Meanwhile, Russia has approximately 30 active polar icebreakers, including four that are nuclear powered.

US Icebreaker Polar Star Reaches Antarctica

US Icebreaker Polar Star Reaches Antarctica

The U.S. Coast Guard's sole heavy icebreaker arrived January 22 at McMurdo Station, following a 58-day transit from the United States. Cutter Polar Star (WAGB 10) departed its’ homeport of Seattle on November 26.This year marks the Polar Star’s 23rd journey to Antarctica in support of Operation Deep Freeze, an annual joint military service mission to resupply the United States Antarctic stations

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.