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

Offshore Oil Wells, Ports Shut as Hurricane Sally Advances on U.S. Gulf

Offshore Oil Wells, Ports Shut as Hurricane Sally Advances on U.S. Gulf

Energy companies, ports and refiners raced on Monday to shut down as Hurricane Sally grew stronger while lumbering toward the central U.S. Gulf Coast, the second significant hurricane to shutter oil and gas activity over the last month.The hurricane is disrupting oil imports and exports as the nation's sole offshore terminal, the Louisiana Offshore Oil Port (LOOP)

Mississippi River Ship Channel Deepening Begins

Mississippi River Ship Channel Deepening Begins

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) officially kicked off the project to deepen of the Mississippi River Ship Channel to 50 feet Friday, as Weeks Marine’s cutterhead dredge Captain Frank started dredging 5 miles above the Head of Passes.The USACE awarded this first contract for the Ship Channel deepening to Weeks Marine on September 3, 2020, and the Captain Frank started the deepening Friday.

Video: Bulk Carrier Crew Member Medevaced in the Gulf of Mexico

Video: Bulk Carrier Crew Member Medevaced in the Gulf of Mexico

An ailing crew member has been medevaced from a bulk carrier 230 nautical miles south of New Orleans, Tuesday, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Coast Guard District Eight watchstanders received a request at 4:05 a.m. for the medevac of a 53-year-old man showing signs of a possible heart attack.

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.

Injured Crewman Medevaced from Disabled Maersk Containership

Injured Crewman Medevaced from Disabled Maersk Containership

The U.S. Coast Guard said it medevaced a Maersk containership crewmember injured by an engine room blast that disabled the vessel off the U.S. East Coast.The Coast Guard said watchstanders at its Fifth District command center received a report on Thursday evening that an explosion occurred in the engine room of the Danish-flagged cargo ship Laura Maersk

USNS Comfort Leaves New York

USNS Comfort Leaves New York

The U.S. Navy hospital ship Comfort departed New York harbor on Thursday, just a month after arriving to help ease the strain on overburdened city hospitals dealing with the novel coronavirus outbreak.The 1,000-bed Navy vessel, headed back to its home base in Norfolk, Virginia, never neared its capacity, even as the city quickly became the world’s epicenter for COVID-19 infections.

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

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.

NOAA-Viking Public Private Partnership, a Win-win for Research

NOAA-Viking Public Private Partnership, a Win-win for Research

There was important cruise news in January: Viking – a premier European ocean and river cruise company - will offer two new “destination-focused travel experiences,” starting in 2022.  One set of cruises becomes Viking’s first foray in the inland North American market, in this case the Great Lakes.  Another set of cruises will head to the Arctic and Antarctica.

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

Robust Dredging on America’s Inland Waterways

Robust Dredging on America’s Inland Waterways

Inland Dredging Company helps keep commerce flowing on America’s inland waterway system.Dyersburg, Tenn. based Inland Dredging Company completed dredging projects spanning eight states and across four U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Districts. Beginning in July and finishing in December (2019), Inland Dredging crews dredged ports and harbors along the Mighty Mississippi River, Ouachita River

Three Missing After Tug Collision

The U.S. Coast Guard and local agencies are searching for three crew members missing following a collision between two towing vessels on the Mississippi River at mile marker 123, near Luling, La., Sunday.The Coast Guard said its watchstanders in New Orleans were alerted at 5:37 a.m.