GARRETT WILSON

  • General
    • Vessel Name : GARRETT WILSON
    • Operator : DUPRE BROS. CONST. CO., INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : DULAC
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 317
    • Full Load Capacity : 400 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 120 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 45 Feet
    • Overall Length : 120 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 45 Feet
    • Load draft : 6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
    • Height : 7 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1998
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1063886

DUPRE BROS. CONST. CO., INC.

  • Area of Operation : GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAYS AND ALL INLAND WATERS WITHIN A 200 MILE RADIUS OF HOUMA
  • Principal Commodity : LUMBER (PILINGS, POLES, BOARDS, ANY CREOSOTED MATERIAL), HARDWARE, SMALL TOOLS, LEADS, DROP HAMMER, CRANE, ETC.

KENT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS EMILY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS RAMONA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

S. J.

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WEST BAY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DB

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GULF FAB

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LITTLE DAVID

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LML

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LUKE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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Bath Iron Works Begins Building Next US Navy Destroyer

Bath Iron Works Begins Building Next US Navy Destroyer

Shipbuilder Bath Iron Works (BIW) has officially started construction of the future USS Louis H. Wilson Jr. (DDG 126), the U.S. Navy announced. The new warship will be the first Arleigh Burke-class destroyer built in the Flight III configuration at BIW.The milestone was marked by a ceremony on Tuesday at General Dynamics BIW's structural fabrication facility in Brunswick, Maine.

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Creative Approach Keeps Commerce Flowing Amidst Historic Flooding

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Wilson Buys Two Bulkers

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Wilson Ship Management, a short sea company working hand in hand with major players within the Norwegian and European industry, has signed an agreement to purchase the two bulk carriers MV Lauren C (2007) and MV Nicole C (2008), both of 5,000 dwt.The vessels are expected to be acquired during the first quarter of 2020. Upon acquisition, both vessels will be given Wilson names.

V.Group to Manage ADNOC's 93 Offshore Vessels

V.Group to Manage ADNOC's 93 Offshore Vessels

Ship management and services major V.Group has signed a contract with Abu Dhabi-based ADNOC Logistics & Services to provide crew management services to 93 offshore support vessels.The ship management company said that to support the contract, and to enable further expansion in the region, it has opened a new Abu Dhabi office, which began operations in early August.

ROVOP Joins ORCA Hub

ROVOP Joins ORCA Hub

ROVOP, the global subsea robotics specialist, is the latest company to join the ORCA (Offshore Robotics for Certification of Assets) Hub offshore robotics, artificial intelligence and autonomous systems development program. The ORCA Hub is a consortium of five universities – Heriot-Watt University, University of Edinburgh, University of Liverpool

PBES in Pact with Sterling and Wilson

PBES in Pact with Sterling and Wilson

The marine energy storage and battery company Plan B Energy Storage (PBES) and power generation company Sterling and Wilson have announced a strategic partnership agreement.The agreement, which involves Sterling and Wilson acquiring a significant portion of PBES equity, provides a vehicle to stabilize PBES and move the company forward in its marine electric and hybrid energy storage business

Brasco, APM Terminal Pact for Offshore Support

Brasco, APM Terminal Pact for Offshore Support

Brasco, a part of the Brazil's provider of integrated port and maritime logistics and supply chain solutions Wilson Sons Group company, has partnered with APM Terminals Pecém to set up a temporary logistics base at the Pecém Industrial and Port Complex.It will be the first offshore port support operation to take place in Ceará, said a press note from APM Terminals

SAAM Towage Contracts Damen for Tug Vessel

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In August 2019 Damen Shipyards Group signed a contract with SAAM Towage for the delivery of an ASD Tug 2813 to SAAM Mexico for operations in the port of Veracruz. This order is the latest milestone in a business relationship spanning several decades and involving numerous vessels.Due to an existing relationship built on previous shared success

PBES, Sterling & Wilson Announce Partnership

Marine energy storage and battery company PBES and power generation company Sterling and Wilson have has announced a strategic partnership agreement. The agreement, which involves Sterling and Wilson acquiring a significant portion of PBES equity, provides a vehicle to stabilize PBES and move the company forward in its marine electric and hybrid energy storage business