GEORGE W

  • General
    • Vessel Name : GEORGE W
    • Operator : 3204270
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 700
  • Location
    • City : HOUMA
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 50
  • Size
    • Register length : 53.9 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22 Feet
    • Overall Length : 53.9 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22 Feet
    • Load draft : 8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 35 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1979
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 616342

B. E. LINDHOLM

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

BAYOU BLUE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

BAYOU CHENE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

BAYOU TECHE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

CAPTAIN PETE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

KRISTY

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

R. N. WEEKS

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

STEVE L.

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

VENTURE

  • Type : Other
  • Construction : Steel

BOBBY L.

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BURLINGTON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. BUSSEY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. JELLY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPTAIN TOM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHARLIE G

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

J. C. LOVE JR.

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JANICE S

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JEANNE JAMES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHNSON F.

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KATHY PAWG

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARIE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OLIVIA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RICHARD B

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SABINE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SALLY JAMES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SHAI JAMES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIDNEY T

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TRINITY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ARKANSAS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BT

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. FRANK

  • Type : Other
  • Construction : Steel

G. D. MORGAN

  • Type : Other
  • Construction : Steel

R. S. WEEKS

  • Type : Other
  • Construction : Steel

WEEKS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

E. W. ELLEFSEN

  • Type : Undefined
  • Construction : Steel

WID

  • Type : Undefined
  • Construction : Steel

News

Ten Men Get 12 Years in Prison for Chinese Ship Hijacking

Ten Men Get 12 Years in Prison for Chinese Ship Hijacking

A court in Lagos sentenced 10 men to 12 years in prison on Friday for kidnapping the crew of a Chinese-flagged merchant vessel last year, the navy said, a verdict that officials hope will help tackle piracy in the waters off Nigeria's coast.Federal high court Justice Ayokunle Faji, who also fined each man 250,000 naira ($608) for each of the three counts for which they were charged

Fact Check: J.P. Morgan Did Not Sink the Titanic

Fact Check: J.P. Morgan Did Not Sink the Titanic

A widely-shared meme has taken several facts about the Titanic out of context to make unsubstantiated claims that imply the ship’s sinking was a deliberate act. This is not true—experts widely agree the sinking of the Titanic was an accident. The meme was posted to Facebook on March 1 and has been shared more than 600 times (here).

Video: Thirty-one Rescued from Sinking Vessel off Eastern Canada

Video: Thirty-one Rescued from Sinking Vessel off Eastern Canada

Thirty-one fisherman have been rescued from a fishing vessel that caught fire and began to sink off the coast of Eastern Canada.At 7:05 p.m., Tuesday, the Joint Rescue Coordination Center in Halifax notified watchstanders at the U.S. Coast Guard First District Command Center that the 143-foot Atlantic Destiny was disabled with a fire on board

Nigeria's Navy to Toughen Punishment for Collusion with Kidnappers

Nigeria's Navy to Toughen Punishment for Collusion with Kidnappers

Nigeria’s navy plans to strengthen its measures to root out and punish personnel who collude with kidnappers and criminals, its new naval chief said.Kidnappings in the Gulf of Guinea, which covers 2.3 million square kilometers and borders some 20 countries, hit a record last year, according to the International Maritime Bureau.

Historic Steam-driven Tug Returns to Service

Historic Steam-driven Tug Returns to Service

One of the world’s oldest tugboats, the 117-year-old, steam-driven Daniel Adamson, is set to return to service offering short cruises along the River Weaver, a tributary of the fabled Mersey River in England, after the completion of a project to install new propeller shaft bearings.

TikTok’s Sea Chanteys: How Pandemic Life Has Mirrored Months at Sea

TikTok’s Sea Chanteys: How Pandemic Life Has Mirrored Months at Sea

If you’ve perused social media in recent weeks, you may have come across people singing chanteys, which were work songs employed on merchant sailing ships.Historically, chanteys – which are also spelled as “shanties” or “chanties” – began with a sing-out by a crew member recognized as “the chanteyman,” usually someone prized for his voice and ability to extemporize.

US Maritime Industry Praises Biden's 'Buy American' Order

US Maritime Industry Praises Biden's 'Buy American' Order

President Joe Biden on Monday signed an executive order aiming to use government spending to strengthen domestic manufacturing and create markets for new technologies, in a move widely praised by America's maritime industry.The executive order, titled Strengthening "Buy American" Provisions, Ensuring Future of America is Made in America by All of America’s Workers"

Beirut Blast Chemicals Possibly Linked to Syrian Businessmen

Beirut Blast Chemicals Possibly Linked to Syrian Businessmen

The company that bought the ammonium nitrate which exploded in Beirut last August had possible links to two Syrian businessmen under U.S. sanctions for ties to President Bashar al-Assad, according to a report by a Lebanese journalist and London company filings.Savaro Ltd, the trading firm which procured the chemicals in 2013

Digital Twins:  Rivers, Oceans, Harbors Recreated

Digital Twins: Rivers, Oceans, Harbors Recreated

In 2001, George Burkley, a maritime educator, wrote a look-ahead article for Maritime Reporter and Engineering News, presenting the benefits and real-world payoffs from using simulators in maritime education. In the late 1990s, new tech and software advances were creating scenario programs that moved a student closer and closer to the realities demanded by, well, reality.

ABB’s Schwarz Honored with USMMA McCready Award

ABB’s Schwarz Honored with USMMA McCready Award

Edward Schwarz, Vice President for ABB Marine and Ports, received the United States Merchant Marine Academy’s Rear Admiral Lauren S. McCready Award as the 51st recipient.Edward A. Waryas, Jr., Board Member for NYSE-traded KNOT Offshore Partners, LP as the 43rd recipient of the award and co-chair of the award’s committee made the announcement.The Lauren S.

TUI Cruise Ship Crew Tests Negative for COVID-19 in Repeat Test

TUI Cruise Ship Crew Tests Negative for COVID-19 in Repeat Test

Twelve crew members of a cruise ship that docked at Piraeus port near Athens on Tuesday tested negative for the novel coronavirus in repeat checks by Greek health authorities, the ship's operator TUI Cruises said.The Mein Shiff 6 cruise ship had departed from Heraklion in Crete on Sunday with all 922 passengers having tested negative before boarding.

Crew on TUI Cruise Ship Test Positive for Coronavirus

Crew on TUI Cruise Ship Test Positive for Coronavirus

A cruise ship carrying about 920 passengers was expected to dock at Piraeus port near Athens, after 12 of its crew members tested positive for the coronavirus, an official at Greece's Civil Protection agency said on Monday.The Mein Shiff 6, operated by TUI Cruises, departed from Heraklion in Crete on Sunday with all passengers having tested negative before boarding.