FLORIDA

  • General
    • Vessel Name : FLORIDA
    • Operator : CRESCENT TOWING & SALVAGE CO., INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2200
  • Location
    • City : NEW ORLEANS
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 171
  • Size
    • Register length : 98.4 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26.2 Feet
    • Overall Length : 105.6 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 26.3 Feet
    • Load draft : 13.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 11.6 Feet
    • Height : 28 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1960
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 280380

CRESCENT TOWING & SALVAGE CO., INC.

  • Area of Operation : MOBILE, AL - PORT OF MOBILE, INTERCOASTAL WATERWAY; NEW ORLEANS, LA - PORT OF NEW ORLEANS; MISSISSIPPI RIVER; INTERCOASTAL WATERWAY; SAVANNAH, GA - PORT OF SAVANNAH
  • Principal Commodity : HARBOR TOWING

ERVIN S COOPER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

G. SHELBY FRIEDRICHS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GEN. OGLETHORPE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GEORGIA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

J. K. MCLEAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LISA COOPER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LOUISIANA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARDI GRAS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARGARET F COOPER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MIRIAM WALMSLEY COOPER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISSISSIPPI

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NED FERRY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NEW ORLEANS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NOON WEDNESDAY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

POINT CLEAR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PORT ALLEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PORT HUDSON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PROVIDENCE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAVANNAH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TEXAS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ADMIRAL JACKSON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ALABAMA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ANGUS R. COOPER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BULLDOG

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAVID J. COOPER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Two Cruise Ships Dock in Florida After Coronavirus Ordeal

Two Cruise Ships Dock in Florida After Coronavirus Ordeal

An ocean liner forced by a deadly onboard coronavirus outbreak to languish at sea since mid-March pulled into a South Florida port on Thursday, after authorities settled plans for the vessel and its sister ship to dock and most passengers to come ashore.The Holland America Line cruise ship MS Zaandam and its twin, the MS Rotterdam

Coronavirus-stricken Zaandam to Dock in Florida

Coronavirus-stricken Zaandam to Dock in Florida

Two Holland America Line cruise ships, including the coronavirus-hit Zaandam, are scheduled to dock at Port Everglades on Thursday, a spokesperson for the Florida port confirmed.The port said it would hold berths open for the two ships as details for the conditions of arrival are being finalized. An estimated time of arrival is to be determined.

Cruise Passengers Await Florida Deal Allowing Them to Disembark

Cruise Passengers Await Florida Deal Allowing Them to Disembark

The U.S. government and Florida were working on a plan on Wednesday to allow thousands of cruise ship passengers exposed to an onboard coronavirus outbreak to disembark, a day after President Donald Trump urged the governor to drop his opposition to their docking.Fort Lauderdale Mayor Dean Trantalis said he was not opposed to them docking in his city.

Trump Urges Florida to Welcome Coronavirus-hit Cruise Ship

Trump Urges Florida to Welcome Coronavirus-hit Cruise Ship

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday urged Florida officials to open an Atlantic Coast port to a Dutch cruise ship stuck at sea with a deadly coronavirus outbreak onboard, urging the governor to drop his opposition.Weighing in on the fate of Holland America Line’s MS Zaandam during a White House briefing, Trump said he would call Florida Governor Ron DeSantis

Marine News' 2020 ATB Report

Marine News' 2020 ATB Report

There’s a barge full of reasons why many operators turn to ATBs.A  mainstay of the U.S. coastwise dirty and refined products trades, articulated tug barges (ATB) have increasingly filled a void left as the fleet of Jones Act tankers (with crew complement requirements exceeding that of tugs) has aged out.

Putting Palatka Back on the Map

Putting Palatka Back on the Map

Diverse and conveniently located, St. Johns Ship Building has quickly developed into a reliable partner for its many repeat customers. Today, and as a direct result, a lot more people know exactly where Palatka, Florida is located.On the St Johns River, just 60 miles south of Jacksonville, lies the sleepy town of Palatka, Florida.

Hurricane Dorian Update

Hurricane Dorian Update

At 800 AM EDT (1200 UTC), the center of Hurricane Dorian was located near latitude 29.5 North, longitude 79.6 West.Dorian is moving toward the north-northwest near 8 mph (13 km/h), and a northwest or north-northwest motion is expected through this morning.  A turn toward the north is forecast by this evening, followed by a turn toward the north-northeast on Thursday morning.

Florida Braces for a Hit as Dorian Strengthens

Florida Braces for a Hit as Dorian Strengthens

Florida's governor on Friday urged residents in the state to stock up on at least a week's worth of food, water and medicine and to prepare to lose power and cellphone service for days after Hurricane Dorian makes landfall early next week.The slow march and rising intensity of the storm, which is moving in a northwestern direction to the Bahamas

Hurricane Dorian Builds, Aims for Bahamas, Florida

Hurricane Dorian Builds, Aims for Bahamas, Florida

Hurricane Dorian took aim at the Bahamas and the Florida coast on Thursday, spurred on by warm Atlantic waters as it threatens to strengthen into a dangerous Category 3 storm.Dorian earlier sideswiped the Caribbean without doing major damage but is expected to strengthen and slam the Bahamas and the southeastern United States with rain

Shipbuilding: Diversity Drives Derecktor

Shipbuilding: Diversity Drives Derecktor

Derecktor is a diverse boatbuilding organization, with a multitude of yards and long experience building  hundreds of yachts, workboats and military craft. Its shipyards today include:• Robert E. Derecktor: The company headquarters located 25 miles north of Manhattan in Mamaroneck, NY, and the original Derecktor yard.

U.S. DOT Names Nine Marine Highway Projects

U.S. DOT Names Nine Marine Highway Projects

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) today announced the designation of nine Marine Highway Projects and a Marine Highway Route that will benefit Connecticut, Florida, Michigan, New York, Oregon, Texas, Virginia, Washington State and American Samoa. Marine highways are navigable waterways that can be used as alternate options to traditional shipping methods.

US Gulf Production Restarting After Barry

US Gulf Production Restarting After Barry

U.S. oil companies on Monday began restoring some of the more than nearly 74% production shut at U.S. Gulf of Mexico platforms ahead of Hurricane Barry, the U.S. offshore drilling regulator said.There was 1.3 million barrels per day (bpd) of oil production off line in the U.S.-regulated areas of the Gulf of Mexico on Monday, about 80,000 barrels less than on Sunday, according to the U.S.