FATHER PAT

  • General
    • Vessel Name : FATHER PAT
    • Operator : MARQUETTE TRANSPORTATION GULF INLAND
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2000
  • Location
    • City : NEW ORLEANS
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 142
  • Size
    • Register length : 76 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 35 Feet
    • Overall Length : 76 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 35 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7.5 Feet
    • Height : 45 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2012
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1237423

MARQUETTE TRANSPORTATION GULF INLAND

  • Area of Operation : INLAND AND WESTERN RIVERWAYS OF LOUISIANA; MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND THE GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAYS
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING SALT, COAL AND ROCK

AUDREY PEARSON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

AVE MARIA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BLESSED SACRAMENT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BLESSED TRINITY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CORPUS CHRISTI

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CRISTO SANTO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DANNI SUE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

EMMANUEL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

EMS EXPRESS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

FATHER SEELOS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GINNY HOWELL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GOOD SHEPHERD

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

HOLY CROSS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

HOLY ROSARY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

J A WAED

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JEREMY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOANNE MARIE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN 3:16

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOSHUA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KRISTIN ALEXIS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LADY OF FATIMA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LADY OF GUADALUPE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LADY OF LOURDES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LADY OF PROMPT SUCCOR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LAUREN ELIZABETH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARLENE ELLIS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY KAY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS ROSLYN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NATIVITY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PAIGE GERTRUDE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PARACLETE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RANDY ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RAY ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

REDEEMER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

REPENTANCE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RESURRECTION

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RISEN SAVIOUR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROSS SALVAGGIO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SACRED HEART

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAINTE MARIE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SALVATION

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAMANTHA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAVIOUR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SEADRIFT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. ANDREW

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. CHARLES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. ELMO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. JOSEPH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. JUDE THADDEUS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. PADRE PIO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. PAUL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. PEREGRINE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. RITA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. THERESE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. THOMAS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

STEVE RICHOUX

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUSAN FRANCES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TAYLOR MARIE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Foremost Group CEO Angela Chao Killed in Car Accident

Foremost Group CEO Angela Chao Killed in Car Accident

Angela Chao, chair and CEO of the Foremost Group, has died in a car accident, the New York-headquartered dry bulk shipping company announced on Monday.Angela Chao was an experienced and well-respected shipping executive, having worked her way up through several leadership positions at the company founder by her father, Dr. James S.C. Chao, with her mother, the late Ruth Mulan Chu Chao, in 1964.

The Man Behind the 'Jones Act'

The Man Behind the 'Jones Act'

Senator Wesley Livsey Jones gave his name to the famous “Jones Act” governing U.S. domestic maritime trade. But what do really know about him? It turns out that he was much more than a leading merchant marine policy maker. (i)Jones had a long career in the U.S. House of Representatives before he was a Senator, was an effective legislator, an astute politician

Insights: Frank Manning, President & COO, Diversified Marine, Inc.

Insights: Frank Manning, President & COO, Diversified Marine, Inc.

Frank Manning has quickly risen through the ranks during his eight years in the shipyard business, today serving as president and COO at Diversified Marine, Inc. (DMI) in Portland, Ore. Crucial along the way has been a passion for the business itself and the people that make it all possible.“The first day I walked in a shipyard I knew that I was in the right industry,” Manning said.

Biden Angers All Sides with Scaled Back Offshore Oil Drilling Plan

Biden Angers All Sides with Scaled Back Offshore Oil Drilling Plan

The Biden administration's plan to slash offshore oil and gas leasing drew fire from both the fossil fuel industry and environmentalists on Friday, with energy companies saying it will raise fuel prices and greens saying it undermines efforts to stop global warming. The criticism from both sides reflects the difficulty Biden's White House has had in dealing with U.S.

Two Dead as Algerian Coastguard Fires at Jet Skiers Who Strayed Into its Sea from Morocco

Two Dead as Algerian Coastguard Fires at Jet Skiers Who Strayed Into its Sea from Morocco

Algeria's defense ministry said on Sunday its coastguard fired warning shots before firing directly at a man on a jet ski who entered Algerian waters, in an incident that a survivor said left two dead.The incident took place on Tuesday after five men strayed into Algerian waters on jet skis near the Moroccan coastal resort of Saidia on Algeria's border, according to Mohamed Kissi

Families of Missing in Greece Migrant Boat Disaster Plead for Recovery of Bodies

Families of Missing in Greece Migrant Boat Disaster Plead for Recovery of Bodies

Since Matloob Hussain from Pakistan went missing during a deadly shipwreck off Greece last month, his brother Adil has left the door of his Athens home open in the hope he appears. It will stay open until his body is found.Matloob, 43, is among hundreds of migrants from Pakistan, Syria and Egypt who are presumed dead after their overcrowded fishing trawler, that set sail from Libya for Italy

Jobs at Stake as California Port Terminal Upgrades to Green Technology

Jobs at Stake as California Port Terminal Upgrades to Green Technology

Unions hope a $30 million grant to electrify tractors in a Long Beach, California, port terminal's final push to become the world's first zero-emissions facility will serve as a bulwark against lost jobs in an era of energy transition and increasing automation. The money from U.S. President Joe Biden's administration for Long Beach Container Terminal's purchase of 60 electric yard tractors that

US Gulf Coast Oil Patch Gets Lucky, So Far, in Busy Hurricane Season

US Gulf Coast Oil Patch Gets Lucky, So Far, in Busy Hurricane Season

A very active Atlantic hurricane season so far this year has not sent storms across U.S. oil and natural gas fields in the northern Gulf of Mexico, sparing energy companies billions of dollars of losses and consumers higher fuel costs.The 2023 Atlantic hurricane season has been another in a string with above average activity producing three major hurricanes with winds above 111 mph (179 kph) out

Last Fugitive Linked to Ferry Disaster Extradited to South Korea

Last Fugitive Linked to Ferry Disaster Extradited to South Korea

A South Korean businessman wanted for nine years by authorities was extradited from the United States last Friday to face charges linked to one of the country's worst maritime disasters in which over 300 people, mostly children, were killed.Yoo Hyuk-kee was taken into custody on arrival from New York, where he had been fighting extradition to South Korea

Odfjell Promotes First Female Captain

Odfjell Promotes First Female Captain

Odfjell announced it has promoted its first female captain in the history of the 109-year-old company. The Norwegian chemical tanker company said Lise Henriksen has been named captain of the Bow Sky."On behalf of Odfjell, I congratulate Lise on her well-deserved promotion and thank her for paving the way for women in the maritime industry,” said Odfjell  CEO Harald Fotland.

Keel Laid for Future USS Pierre (LCS 38)

Keel Laid for Future USS Pierre (LCS 38)

Austal USA hosted a keel laying ceremony for the future USS Pierre (LCS 38) Independence-variant Littoral Combat Ship at the company’s Gulf Coast shipyard.  Ship sponsor Larissa Thune Hargens, with the assistance of Hon Tran – a 13-year Austal USA veteran A-class welder, authenticated the keel by welding her initials into a keel plate that will be welded to the hull of the ship.

"Only One Stupid Thing at a Time"

"Only One Stupid Thing at a Time"

This story spans a long period of time, but begins with a note I received recently on an earlier column from a reader named Allan Berger. He commented on the OODA loop concept in my “Pondering Truths in Design” column in the September MREN issue.He provided his approach that closely follows the OODA loop concept, which follows the principle of always gathering all the facts before speaking.