CAPT. TRAVIS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CAPT. TRAVIS
    • Operator : PEARL RIVER NAVIGATION, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1000
  • Location
    • City : NEW ORLEANS
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 75
  • Size
    • Register length : 78.7 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 78.7 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6.5 Feet
    • Height : 35 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 2002
    • Year : 2002
    • EQUIP1 : DIESEL PUMP
    • Coast Guard Number : 264722
    • REBLT : *

PEARL RIVER NAVIGATION, INC.

  • Area of Operation : SLIDELL, LA TO HOUMA, LA; SLIDELL, LA TO PANAMA CITY, FL; WEST PEARL RIVER FROM GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY TO BOGALUSA, LA MILE 56; AND INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY TO ORANGE, TX
  • Principal Commodity : OIL FIELD SUPPLIES, COAL, GRAVEL AND SAND

DEBORAH K WARRINER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JERSEY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN OUZTS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS DEE DEE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WEST PEARL RIVER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HUDSON HANDLER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

IBR

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

POPEYE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

COASTAL

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

CT

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

News

Wreckage of USS Wasp CV-7 Discovered

Wreckage of USS Wasp CV-7 Discovered

The expedition crew aboard the late Paul G. Allen’s research vessel (R/V) Petrel discovered wreckage from USS Wasp (CV 7), which was sunk in 1942.Wasp, found Jan. 14, was sunk Sept. 15, 1942, by four Japanese torpedoes from the Japanese submarine I-19 while escorting transports carrying the Seventh Marine Regiment to Guadalcanal as reinforcements.

Grounded Bulk Carrier Refloated near Virginia

Grounded Bulk Carrier Refloated near Virginia

A 958-foot bulk carrier has refloated after running aground about 2.5 miles east of Virginia Beach, Thursday morning.Crew members aboard the vessel, JSW Salem, contacted U.S. Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads watchstanders in Portsmouth after the Panamanian flagged ship ran aground near Cape Henry Buoy #4.The ship's crew reported there were 120,000 metric tons of coal and 26 people aboard the ship.

Metal Shark Open for Business in Alabama

Metal Shark Open for Business in Alabama

Metal Shark announced it has secured a contract to build three 120’ x 35’ river towboats for Florida Marine Transporters, Inc. (FMT), signalling the U.S. shipbuilder’s entry into the towboat market.The four-decked, welded-steel, USCG Subchapter “M”-compliant towboats were designed by John W. Gilbert Associates, Inc.

Coast Guard Rescues 10 from Disabled Cargo Ship

Coast Guard Rescues 10 from Disabled Cargo Ship

The U.S. Coast Guard picked up 10 crewmembers who had been stranded at sea for nearly three weeks after their cargo ship became disabled approximately 1,380 miles southeast of Bermuda."We were conducting a law enforcement patrol near Puerto Rico when we were assigned to assist the crew of the motor vessel Alta,” said Cmdr. Travis Emge, the commanding officer of the Coast Guard Cutter Confidence.

Fire Stricken Tanker Towed to New York

Fire Stricken Tanker Towed to New York

A 479-foot asphalt tanker was towed into New York Harbor after an engine room fire left the vessel disabled off the U.S. East Coast.Early on October 5, U.S. Coast Guard watchstanders in Woods Hole, Mass. received a report that the Hong Kong-flagged tanker Feng Huang AO loaded with asphalt and bound for New York Harbor suffered a fire in its engine room while transiting 57 miles southeast of

Disabled Cruise Ship Regains Power off US East Coast

Disabled Cruise Ship Regains Power off US East Coast

The cruise ship Star Pride has regained power after becoming disabled about two miles off the coast of Cuttyhunk, Mass. last week.The ship’s captain reported to U.S. Coast Guard watchstanders at Sector Southeastern New England at about 3:20 p.m., Friday that the vessel had lost power and was disabled.

McAllister Christens Tug Pair in NYC

McAllister Christens Tug Pair in NYC

There's nothing like New York City for a maritime event, and McAllister Towing and Transportation Co., Inc., one of the historic family-run companies serving the industry for more than 150 years, held a signature ceremony and party last night at Pier 16 in Manhattan with the christening of two tugboats, the Rosemary McAllister and the Capt. Brian A.

#BTC100 History

#BTC100 History

In 1990, Richie Bates (pictured) joined Bouchard Transportation as a mate on the Ellen S. Bouchard, and soon rose to Captain of the Morton S. Bouchard Jr. in 1994.  As one of BTC’s long-standing employees, Capt. Bates currently serves as Captain of the M/V Donna J. Bouchard, and leads his crew with a laser focus on always delivering petroleum products safely and efficiently.

Metal Shark Acquires Horizon Shipbuilding Assets

Metal Shark Acquires Horizon Shipbuilding Assets

Louisiana-based shipbuilder Metal Shark said it has acquired the assets of Alabama-based Horizon Shipbuilding, which filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in October 2017.Metal Shark will assume ownership of Horizon’s fully developed 35-acre shipbuilding facility in the Mobile Bay region, following a motion approved by the U.S. Bankruptcy Court Southern District of Alabama on June 5, 2018.

New Tug Joins McAllister Towing Fleet

New Tug Joins McAllister Towing Fleet

McAllister Towing has taken delivery of Rosemary McAllister, the second in a series of four 100’ x 40’, 80 metric ton bollard pull tugboats. The new vessel, the 32nd tractor tug in McAllister’s fleet, was completed at Eastern Shipbuilding in Panama City, Fla.The Rosemary is powered by 3516E Tier IV Caterpillar engines with twin Schottel SRP4000FP units.

Ingalls Begins Building US' Next Destroyer

Ingalls Begins Building US' Next Destroyer

With the first 100 tons of steel cut, Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has officially started fabrication of the Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) destroyer Jack H. Lucas (DDG 125).DDG 125, named to honor Capt. Jack H. Lucas, the youngest Marine and the youngest service member in World War II to receive the Medal of Honor

First COI Issued Under Subchapter M

First COI Issued Under Subchapter M

The U.S. Coast Guard has issued its very first certificate of inspection (COI) under the Subchapter M requirements, which set new rules for the inspection, standards and safety policies of towing vessels.The COI issued to Marine Towing of Tampa's 90-foot tug Endeavor was signed Wednesday by Capt. Holly Najarian, commander of Sector St. Petersburg, Fla.