FREDERICK C. PALMER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : FREDERICK C. PALMER
    • Operator : BUCHANAN MARINE, L.P., A. P. FRANZ, JR. TRUSTEE OF THE BUCHANAN TRUST
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Open Dry Cargo Barge
    • Vessel Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : NEW YORK
    • STATE : NY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 478
    • Full Load Capacity : 1314 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 120 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 40 Feet
    • Overall Length : 120 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 40 Feet
    • Load draft : 10.8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
    • Height : 17.3 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1962
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 289190

BUCHANAN MARINE, L.P., A. P. FRANZ, JR. TRUSTEE OF THE BUCHANAN TRUST

  • Area of Operation : NEW YORK HARBOR AREA, HUDSON RIVER AND LONG ISLAND SOUND
  • Principal Commodity : CRUSHED STONE

CAROL J

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CLINTON POINT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DADDONNA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ANDY CERONI

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ANTHONY GRACE

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ARTHUR J. HENDRICKSON

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

B

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

B 2020 ROLAND FOURNIER

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

C. VANDERBILT JR.

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CLARENCE RYDER

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

EDWARD A. TULLY

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

FEENEY

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

FRANK P. DICCIANNI

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GEORGE W. THOMPSON

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JACK J. RAIMONDI

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JOSEPH A. FERRARA

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JOSEPH A. RAIA SR.

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JOSEPH J. CESARANO

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MARIE SCARMELLA

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MARY H. PETRILLO

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MILTON A. HENDRICKSON

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NICHOLAS A. GENOVESE

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NICOLA LIZZA

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PORT WASHINGTON

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TONY DISTEFANO

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Marine News Boat of the Month: October 2018

Marine News Boat of the Month: October 2018

The Virginia-based pilots say that this Gladding Hearn-built workhorse checks all the boxes: safety, stability, reliability, service support, speed and efficiency.This is not your grandfather’s pilot boat. The 55-foot Chesapeake class MKII launch built by Gladding-Hearn Shipbuilding was delivered to its station in Virginia Beach this summer

Genco to Install Scrubbers on up to 32 Ships

Genco to Install Scrubbers on up to 32 Ships

Dry bulk shipping company Genco Shipping & Trading Limited said it plans to install exhaust gas cleaning systems, or scrubbers, on its 17 Capesize vessels with options for installation on an additional 15 vessels ahead of new environmental regulations set to take effect in 2020.“Based on extensive evaluation and analysis

Powerful Shallow-Draft Paraguay Towboat

Powerful Shallow-Draft Paraguay Towboat

Paraguay’s Tsuneishi Shipyard, a subsidiary of the Japanese firm of the same name, recently delivered the powerful towboat Tebicuary 3 to her owners Navegación del Sur S.A. (Navesur) in June of 2018. The new vessel is a near sister-ship to the 2015-delivered Ceasar Primo for a different owner.

US Navy Ship Denied Entry into Hong Kong Port

US Navy Ship Denied Entry into Hong Kong Port

China has denied a request for a U.S. warship to visit Hong Kong, the U.S. consulate in the Chinese city said on Tuesday, amid rising tension between Beijing and Washington over trade and a U.S. decision to sanction the Asian nation's military.The amphibious assault ship Wasp had been due to make a port call in the former British colony of Hong Kong in October, diplomatic sources said.

On the Water: Prime Career Opportunities for Women

On the Water: Prime Career Opportunities for Women

Women make up only an estimated two percent of the global maritime industry. In the U.S., the statistics are a little better, with less than eight percent of ship and boat captain operator roles held by women.Still, for a female to have the opportunity to train up to ship captain is considered “unique.

US Navy Searching for Missing Sailor

US Navy Searching for Missing Sailor

The U.S Navy is searching for a sailor who is believed to have fallen overboard from USS Lake Erie (CG 70) in the eastern Pacific Ocean.The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser began man overboard procedures after the sailor failed to report for duty at approximately 7 a.m. local time, August 19.

Warship Shuffle: Three Aircraft Carriers Swap Homeports

Warship Shuffle: Three Aircraft Carriers Swap Homeports

The U.S. Navy announced today that three of its Nimitz-class aircraft carriers will conduct homeport shifts.USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72), currently located in Norfolk, Va., will rejoin the Pacific Fleet, making San Diego its homeport. Abraham Lincoln, commissioned in 1989, previously served in the Pacific Fleet from 1990-2011 before moving to Norfolk for midlife refueling.

#BTC100 History

#BTC100 History

The third generation of the Bouchard family continues within the family business as Buster’s sons Morton S. Bouchard Jr. and Frederick E. Bouchard join the company as Dispatchers in 1955. It was also during this time that Bouchard Transportation Co. furthered the tugboat side of its business with the construction of the Evening Star.

#BTC100 History

#BTC100 History

2016 brought about another milestone within Bouchard Transportation Co. with the appointment of Danielle Bouchard as Director of Communications. As the daughter of Morton S. Bouchard III, and the fifth generation to enter the family business, Danielle also holds the distinction of being the first female family member to hold an active role in the Company.

#BTC100 History

#BTC100 History

In 2014, Bouchard Transportation Co. announces plans to construct two 6,000-hp ATBs: Morton S. Bouchard, Jr. (pictured) and the M/V Frederick Bouchard, which would then enter service in 2016. That same year, the 4,000-hp tug Denise Bouchard enters service.    The July 2018 edition of Maritime Reporter & Engineering News will feature a special “Bouchard Transportation Co.

#BTC100 History

#BTC100 History

Bouchard Transportation Co. launches Liberty Ship S.S. Frederick Bouchard in November 1944. Built in memory of Capt. Fred Bouchard, the vessel is then christened by his wife, Ellen S. Bouchard. #BTC100    The July 2018 edition of Maritime Reporter & Engineering News will feature a special “Bouchard Transportation Co. Celebrates 100 Years” magazine.

#BTC100 History

#BTC100 History

Bouchard Transportation Co. acquires its first oil barge, a sunken 15,000 barrel vessel, which Capt. Fred Bouchard purchased for $100. After raising this vessel, he towed it from Jacksonville, FL, to a Norfolk, VA, shipyard, where it was then converted to a hot oil system oil barge and named the John Frederick.