CITY OF NEW ORLEANS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CITY OF NEW ORLEANS
    • Operator : TARGA TRANSPORT, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Liquid Tank Barge (Other)
    • Vessel Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : HOUSTON
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 2245
    • Full Load Capacity : 2022 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 255 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 48.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 255 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 48.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 12.9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5.6 Feet
    • Height : 39 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1954
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 268768

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 GALVESTON

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

CITY OF MOBILE

  • 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

Carnival Mardi Gras Floated Out

Carnival Mardi Gras Floated Out

Carnival Cruise Line's next flagship was floated out at Meyer Turku Shipyard in Finland, the builder announced on Friday.The 180,000-gross-ton, 5,200-passenger cruise ship Mardi Gras will be the largest in the Carnival fleet upon delivery in October 2020.Ben Clement, Carnival’s senior vice president of newbuilds, says the the “one-of-a-kind” ship is a “game-changer”.

Coal Carrier Sunshine Pride Delivered

Coal Carrier Sunshine Pride Delivered

Today, Sunshine Pride, an NYK-operated coal carrier for Joban Joint Power Co. Ltd., was delivered by Japanese builder Tsuneishi Shipbuilding Co. Ltd.Under a long-term contract, this vessel will be dedicated to the transport of coal to generate electricity at the Nakoso Power Station in the city of Iwaki, Japan.

The Mighty Mississippi: Taming the Bull

The Mighty Mississippi: Taming the Bull

The beneficial use of dredge material sets a record in FY 2019. And, we’re just getting started. Funding will be the key.In mid-November 2018, concerns began to rise about an unseasonably high river stages on the Upper Mississippi River Basin generated by significant precipitation events.

Metal Shark Delivers Two Pilot Boats to New Orleans

Metal Shark Delivers Two Pilot Boats to New Orleans

Shipbuilder Metal Shark has delivered two new pilot boats to New Orleans-based operator Belle Chasse Marine Transportation, LLC (BCMT).Designed in-house by Metal Shark and built at the company’s Jeanerette, La. production facility, Jet 1 and Jet 2 are 45-foot welded aluminum Defiant-class monohull pilothouse vessels featuring an extensively proven hull design.

Aalund Named International Propeller Club's President

Aalund Named International Propeller Club's President

Niels Aalund was elected at the 93rd International Convention and Conference in New Orleans on October 17th.New Orleans, LA: Prominent maritime industry stakeholder Niels Aalund has been elected President of the International Propeller Club. Mr. Aalund will serve a two-year term, commencing from October 17th.

SHORTSEA SHIPPING: All the Right Moves (Finally)

SHORTSEA SHIPPING: All the Right Moves (Finally)

Marine Highways Gain Traction in the Intermodal Supply Chain.In the United States, landside infrastructure is at a crisis point. Congestion at the big hub ports, exacerbated by imperfect intermodal interfaces with surface transport serving cargo hinterlands is at the heart of the matter.

Inland Container on Vessel Logistics Advance

Inland Container on Vessel Logistics Advance

Missouri Port Authorities Team Up To Advance Plan For Statewide Initiative That Focuses On Innovative Inland Waterway Container-On-Vessel Freight Service.Missouri Governor Michael Parson visited the Mississippi River town of Herculaneum on August 12 to find out more about statewide efforts to deliver a new option to transport freight along the inland waterways and what role an innovative

USCG Investigating Offshore Facility Fatalities

USCG Investigating Offshore Facility Fatalities

Rear Adm. John Nadeau, who recently took command of the Eighth Coast Guard District in New Orleans, convened a formal investigation last week for the incident that occurred onboard the offshore production facility Auger, June 30, 2019.Crewmembers aboard the Auger were testing the facility’s lifeboat recovery system when a malfunction occurred resulting in the loss of two lives.

Admiral Schultz Emphasizes Maritime as a Driver of U.S. Commerce

Admiral Schultz Emphasizes Maritime as a Driver of U.S. Commerce

Last month Maritime Reporter & Engineering News was invited to join Admiral Karl Schultz, the Commandant of the United States Coast Guard, on a trek to New Orleans for an underway tour on board a mid-stream transfer operation in the Mississippi River. As the U.S. inland waterway system has endured historic water levels for more than six months

IMO 2020: Total Lubmarine 'Road Show' in NYC

IMO 2020: Total Lubmarine 'Road Show' in NYC

On Thursday, May 9, 2019, Total Lubmarine brought its "Total Global Sulfur Cap Forum" to New York City, a meeting including of Total Lubmarine business and technical executives and shipowners.The event, held aboard the historic Aircraft Carrier Intrepid Museum, gathered a full-house of local shipowners

Scania Powers New Twin City Liner Ferry

Scania Powers New Twin City Liner Ferry

Twin City Liner is a  39m low wash, high-speed catamaran ferry for operation by Twin City Liner on the Danube River between Vienna and Bratislava. The vessel was built by Wight Shipyard, with local support from Incat Crowther Europe.Operating on the Danube takes many interesting design specifications, and to this end the ferry features a low draft of 0.

Inland River Cruising: 2019 Will Be Busy

Inland River Cruising: 2019 Will Be Busy

One year ago, we reported on vacation river cruising, presenting an industry mostly on the optimistic side of growth and expansion for 2018. This year’s review is more geographically limited – to the Mississippi River, heartland cruises centered among New Orleans, Memphis, St. Louis and St. Paul – but with links important for a lot of smaller cities in between.