CAPT. JACK

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CAPT. JACK
    • Operator : BONVILLIAN MARINE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 600
  • Location
    • City : BURAS
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 26
    • Full Load Capacity : 25 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 50 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 18 Feet
    • Overall Length : 50 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 18 Feet
    • Load draft : 5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3 Feet
    • Height : 38 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1980
    • EQUIP1 : PUMP
    • Coast Guard Number : 622761

BONVILLIAN MARINE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND VENICE
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

JOHN JR.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LADY CRYSTAL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS APRIL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KIMBERLY ANN

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SBS

  • Type : Container Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Obituary: Captain Brian A. McAllister Passes Away

Obituary: Captain Brian A. McAllister Passes Away

Capt. Brian McAllister, a prominent member of the American maritime industry and a true New York area maritime industry icon, has passed away.The following was posted on the mcallistertowing.com website:"It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved Captain.  Brian, who changed the future of McAllister Towing when he bought the company with his brothers and cousins

British Seafarer Gets Prison Sentence After Deadly Baltic Sea Ship Collision

British Seafarer Gets Prison Sentence After Deadly Baltic Sea Ship Collision

A British crew member of the ship Scot Carrier has been found guilty in manslaughter and sentenced to 1.5 years in prison after a ship collision in December last year in the Baltic Sea that killed two Danish seafarers, Danish police said on Thursday.The 30-year old British man was on duty when the 55-meter (180 ft) barge Karin Hoj was in collision with the 90-meter (295 ft) Scot Carrier in fog

Seajacks' New WTIVs Named After Mythological Sea Creatures

Seajacks' New WTIVs Named After Mythological Sea Creatures

UK-based offshore wind turbine installation firm Seajacks, owned by Eneti, has revealed the names of the two next-gen offshore wind turbine installation vessels (WTIV) ordered last year by Eneti.The two new NG-160000X vessels will be known as Nessie and Siren, in line with the Seajacks tradition of naming vessels after mythological sea creatures.

DEME's 'Revolutionary' Offshore Installation Vessel Orion Set for Debut

DEME's 'Revolutionary' Offshore Installation Vessel Orion Set for Debut

Belgian offshore installation company DEME said Friday that its 'revolutionary' new offshore installation vessel 'Orion' this week docked for the first time at the company's base near Vlissingen, in the Netherlands.The  DP3 installation vessel Orion is equipped with a 5,000-tonne crane, built to handle the next generation of offshore wind farm components.

'Largest Ever': Huge Leg Encircling Crane Installed on Jan De Nul's New Jack-Up

'Largest Ever': Huge Leg Encircling Crane Installed on Jan De Nul's New Jack-Up

Offshore installation contractor Jan De Nul has informed that its newbuild offshore jack-up installation vessel Voltaire has been fitted with what it says is the world's largest leg encircling crane.The vessel, being built for offshore wind and decommissioning work, was recently launched at the COSCO Shipping Shipyard in Nantong, China.

VIDEO: Coast Guard Rescues Nine People From Burning Jack-up Rig in Texas

VIDEO: Coast Guard Rescues Nine People From Burning Jack-up Rig in Texas

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued nine people Thursday from a burning jack-up drilling rig near Sabine Pass, Texas.Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received a notification at 12:51 p.m. from the dredging vessel Ohio that the Pride Wisconsin offshore drilling rig was on fire in Sabine Pass with nine people aboard.

Eneti Orders Second Wind Turbine Installation Vessel for $326M

Eneti Orders Second Wind Turbine Installation Vessel for $326M

Eneti, an offshore wind installation company in the making, said Thursday it had entered into a binding agreement for the construction of one wind turbine installation vessel (WTIV).The company, formerly known as Scorpio Bulkers, ordered the first WTIV from South Korea-based builder Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) back in May.

Havfram, J.P. Morgan to Order 'Series' of Wind Turbine Installation Vessels

Havfram, J.P. Morgan to Order 'Series' of Wind Turbine Installation Vessels

Institutional investors advised by J.P. Morgan Global Alternatives, in cooperation with Norwegian offshore services firm Havfram, have signed a letter of intent with China's CIMC-Raffles to build "a series of next-generation, state-of-the-art wind turbine installation vessels (“WTIV”)."The jack-up installation units will be offered for market entry in 2024, Havfram said.

VIDEO: Jack-up Vessel Drops Turbine Blades Overboard at Vattenfall's Ormonde Offshore Wind Farm

VIDEO: Jack-up Vessel Drops Turbine Blades Overboard at Vattenfall's Ormonde Offshore Wind Farm

MPI Offshore, an offshore installation service firm owned by Van Oord, last week accidentally dropped three wind turbine blades into the sea, while conducting scheduled maintenance at Vattenfall's Ormonde wind farm in the Irish Sea, off the UK.According to the Kingfisher incident report

Van Oord Orders WTIV for 20MW Offshore Wind Turbines

Van Oord Orders WTIV for 20MW Offshore Wind Turbines

Dutch marine and offshore services company Van Oord has ordered a new offshore wind turbine installation vessel that will be able to install next-generation wind turbines of up to 20MW. The vessel will be built by Yantai CIMC Raffles Shipyard in China."The jack-up vessel can operate on methanol and install up to 20 MW wind turbines at sea with a very low CO2 footprint.

Dredge Barge Capsizes in Charleston

Dredge Barge Capsizes in Charleston

A 120-foot dredge barge capsized in the Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina, Wednesday, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Coast Guard Sector Charleston watchstanders received a call at 3:34 a.m. from the Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina staff stating the dredge barge rolled over on its side in the marina.

VIDEO: Jack-up Unit Tilts Off China. Four Missing

VIDEO: Jack-up Unit Tilts Off China. Four Missing

Four people fell into the sea and went missing after an offshore construction unit tilted off the coast of Huzhou City, China, CGTN, a Chinese state-backed news website, said Monday.According to CGTN, there were 65 people on board when the incident took place.CGTN said in a video tweeted on Monday that four people had been missing, with the rest of the crew rescued.