CITY OF GALVESTON

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CITY OF GALVESTON
    • Operator : TARGA TRANSPORT, LLC
    • 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 : 1251
    • Full Load Capacity : 991 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 210.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 44.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 210.1 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 44.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 8.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3.5 Feet
    • Height : 16 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1960
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 282474

TARGA TRANSPORT, LLC

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND GULF COAST INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY OF LOUISIANA, MISSISSIPPI AND TEXAS
  • Principal Commodity : LIQUEFIED GASES - PROPANE BUTANE, PROPYLENE, BUTYLENES AND BUTADIENE

UTE

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

APACHE

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

ARROWHEAD

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

CHEROKEE

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

CHEYENNE

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

CHICKSAW

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

CHOCTAW

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

CITY OF CORPUS CHRISTI

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

CITY OF MOBILE

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

CITY OF NEW ORLEANS

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

CITY OF ST. MARKS

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

COMANCHE

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

CREEK

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

NATCHEZ

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

OSAGE

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

PUERTO LA CRUZ

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

SEMINOLE

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

SHOSHONE

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

SIOUX

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

News

Congress Funds Training Ship for Texas A&M

Congress Funds Training Ship for Texas A&M

Congress on Monday approved $390 million to fund construction of a fourth National Security Multi-Mission Vessel (NSMV). The state-of-the-art ship will be assigned to the Texas A&M Maritime Academy at Texas A&M University at Galveston, serving as a training platform for future merchant mariners and offer a critical disaster resource in the Gulf Coast.

Iranian Fuel Seized by US Remains in Tankers at Sea

Iranian Fuel Seized by US Remains in Tankers at Sea

Tankers carrying Iranian gasoline that was confiscated by the U.S. government and became embroiled in a court ownership battle have struggled to discharge in the United States, shifting course over the last week.The U.S. Department of Justice last month seized over 1 million barrels of Iranian fuel on board four privately-owned tankers bound for Venezuela

Iranian Fuel Seized by US to Reach Texas Within Days

Iranian Fuel Seized by US to Reach Texas Within Days

Iranian fuel that the United States seized last month while it was being transported to Venezuela is now being taken to Texas by two tankers due to arrive in coming days, part of Washington’s efforts to disrupt trade between Caracas and Tehran, according to sources and data.The first fuel cargo, on Liberia-flagged tanker Euroforce, was to arrive in Texas in the coming 24 hours, the sources said.

Port of Houston Reopens as Hurricane Closure Lifted

Port of Houston Reopens as Hurricane Closure Lifted

The Port of Houston, the United States' largest energy export port, began reopening to commercial shipping on Thursday after a day-long closure due to Hurricane Laura, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Ports along the Texas and Louisiana coasts were closed as the Category 4 hurricane churned up the Gulf of Mexico and went ashore in Cameron, Louisiana, early Thursday.

Callan Marine Orders New Dredge General Bradley

Callan Marine Orders New Dredge General Bradley

Galveston, Texas-based dredging contractor Callan Marine announced Thursday it has ordered a new 28-inch cutter suction dredger that's due to join its fleet in 2021.The new dredge, General Bradley, is currently being built by Hagler Systems at the Halimar Shipyard in Morgan City, La. It will be 341 feet long with a 6.6-foot draft.

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.

USS Kansas City (LCS 22) Commissioned

USS Kansas City (LCS 22) Commissioned

The U.S. Navy commissioned Independence-variant littoral combat ship USS Kansas City (LCS 22) Saturday, June 20.The Navy commissioned Kansas City administratively via naval message due to public health safety and restrictions of large public gatherings related to the coronavirus pandemic and transitioned the ship to normal operations.

Callan Marine’s New Dredge General MacArthur Enters Service

Callan Marine’s New Dredge General MacArthur Enters Service

Callan Marine's new Jones Act cutterhead suction dredge (CSD) General MacArthur and its accompanying idler barge have entered service in Texas, heading to work on several projects before transiting to Corpus Christi for the second phase of the deepening and widening project.The newest and largest dredger in Callen Marine's fleet

Carnival Plans to Resume Some Voyages in August

Carnival Plans to Resume Some Voyages in August

Carnival Corp announced Monday it plans to resume certain North American voyages in August as it tries to rebound from the coronavirus pandemic, which has idled its ships since March.The company said its Carnival Cruise Line brand intends to restart cruises on eight ships from Miami (Carnival Horizon, Carnival Magic and Carnival Sensation)

Amsterdam's Boats Go Electric Ahead of 2025 Diesel Ban

Amsterdam's Boats Go Electric Ahead of 2025 Diesel Ban

The century-old Amsterdam canal boat Gerarda Johanna looks like a classic with wood paneling, but beneath its floorboards lies a high-tech underbelly: rows of lithium ion batteries, 66 in all, with an electric drive train powering its propeller.The boat is part of a push by Amsterdam’s new Green Party mayor to ban diesel engines from the center’s ancient canals by 2025

Search Called Off for Two Missing After Ship Collision

Search Called Off for Two Missing After Ship Collision

Responders have called off a search for two fisherman missing following a fatal ship collision near Galveston, Texas, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Thursday.One crew member has been rescued, one is deceased and two remain missing at the conclusion of a three-day search involving the Coast Guard and local responders that covered more than 49 square miles by aerial flights

One Dead, Two Missing in Galveston Ship Collision

One Dead, Two Missing in Galveston Ship Collision

The US Coast Guard and local authorities on Wednesday continue to search for two fishermen missing after a fatal vessel collision in Galveston, Texas.The Coast Guard said four fisherman were forced into the water on Tuesday afternoon when their 81-foot vessel Pappy's Pride capsized following a collision with the 600-foot chemical tanker Bow Fortune near the Galveston jetties.