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

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.

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.

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.