CAPT BILL

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CAPT BILL
    • Operator : OFFSHORE EXPRESS, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 6000
  • Location
    • City : HOUMA
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 126
  • Size
    • Register length : 113 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 31.5 Feet
    • Overall Length : 113 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 31.5 Feet
    • Load draft : 15 Feet
    • Light Draft : 15 Feet
    • Height : 55 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1967
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 511822

OFFSHORE EXPRESS, INC.

  • Area of Operation : GULF OF MEXICO
  • Principal Commodity : OIL FIELD EQUIPMENT

AUGER EXPRESS

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

BRAZOS EXPRESS

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

HELM EXPRESS

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

HURRICANE EXPRESS

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

LIGHTNING EXPRESS

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

MR. HARLAN JR.

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

TORNADO EXPRESS

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

TYPHOON EXPRESS

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

BETTY R. GAMBARELLA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MR. GILBERT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OFFSHORE KING

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHESTER TRADER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MALANA

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

OT&T

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PICTOU TRADER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

USNS Comfort Docks in New York

USNS Comfort Docks in New York

The U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) arrived in New York Monday to support COVID-19 response efforts in the epicenter of America's coronavirus outbreak.The ship will serve as a referral hospital for non-coronavirus patients currently admitted to shore-based hospitals, and will provide a full spectrum of medical care to include general surgeries

USNS Comfort Departs for New York

USNS Comfort Departs for New York

U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) departed Norfolk, Va. Saturday for New York City in support of the COVID-19 response efforts.The Military Sealift Command ship will serve as a referral hospital for patients not infected with COVID-19, providing a full spectrum of medical care to include general surgeries, critical care and ward care for adults

Containership Runs Aground Near New Orleans

Containership Runs Aground Near New Orleans

A 334-meter containership ran aground near mile marker 81 of the Mississippi River, Friday, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Coast Guard watchstanders in New Orleans received a call at 3:20 a.m. that the Liberian-flagged Belita had run aground near 12-mile point, at mile marker 81 of the Mississippi River.

Fed Funds Could Aid Battered Cruise Lines

Fed Funds Could Aid Battered Cruise Lines

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Sunday officials will have a better idea this week of the total cost of a coronavirus aid package, but predicted it will likely be "significant but not huge."Mnuchin told "Fox News Sunday" he also planned to talk to lawmakers about critical aid to airlines, as well as the hotel and cruise ship industries.

2020 Vision

2020 Vision

The Congress worked hard and most importantly together at the end of the recently-concluded First Session in December to finalize and pass Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 appropriations that included the Energy & Water Development (E&WD) Appropriations bill that funds the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ (Corps) work on the nations’ waterways.

The Federal Government’s 2020 Inland Impact

The Federal Government’s 2020 Inland Impact

It is often difficult to push through the federal government morass to focus on the issues that actually matter to the inland operator. While 2020 inevitably will be a contentious year in American politics, it is critical to stay focused on the items that will have direct impact on the U.S. maritime industry.

Trieste: 60th Anniversary of Deepest Dive

Trieste: 60th Anniversary of Deepest Dive

Plunging into the deep, dark abyss of the Pacific Ocean’s Mariana Trench, U.S. Navy Lt. Don Walsh and Swiss engineer Jacques Piccard heard a loud cracking sound in their vessel—the bathyscaphe Trieste, which the Office of Naval Research (ONR) purchased for scientific observations.Already 30,000 feet below sea level

Houston Ship Channel Reopens After 7-hour Closure

Houston Ship Channel Reopens After 7-hour Closure

The Houston Ship Channel reopened on Tuesday morning after a seven-hour closure to raise a fishing vessel that sank in mid-January near the waterway's entrance in the Gulf of Mexico, according to the Houston ship pilots association.The ship channel, a 53-mile waterway connecting the busiest U.S. petrochemical port with the Gulf of Mexico, reopened at 10:15 a.m.

The Good, the Bad and the Undeniably Ugly

The Good, the Bad and the Undeniably Ugly

The end of 2019 promises to be a busy, and potentially discordant, legislative and regulatory period for the United States maritime industry as both Congress and the Executive Branch look to take decisive action, with both positive and negative potential impacts depending on your perspective.

Most NY Waterway Ferries Back in Service

Most NY Waterway Ferries Back in Service

The majority of NY Waterway ferries taken out of service for safety violations last month have returned to regular operations, the U.S. Coast Guard said.On November 24, the Coast Guard revealed that Sector New York marine inspectors determined that 23 of NY Waterway's 32 ferries had damage or discrepancies significant enough to warrant a suspension of service.

Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy Christened

Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy Christened

The U.S. Navy’s newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) was christened Saturday during a ceremony at Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division.The second aircraft carrier in the Ford Class, John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) is also the second aircraft carrier built by Newport News Shipbuilding named for JFK.

INLAND FINANCE: But I Don’t Need That Much

INLAND FINANCE: But I Don’t Need That Much

When enough to meet the need is not enough to get the help.From my office window in downtown St. Louis, I can see a dramatic illustration of the inefficiency in how our country moves freight. My office faces east, and I look down on a stretch of Interstate 70, that major east-west highway that runs from Baltimore to Interstate 15 in Utah.