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

Pete Davidson and Colin Jost Buy Decommissioned Staten Island Ferry

Pete Davidson and Colin Jost Buy Decommissioned Staten Island Ferry

An out-of-service Staten Island Ferry vessel has reportedly been purchased by Saturday Night Live stars Pete Davidson and Colin Jost.The Staten Island natives bought the decommissioned 277-foot ferry John F. Kennedy at auction in partnership with Manhattan real estate broker and comedy club owner Paul Italia, the New York Post reported.

Appeals Court Revives BP’s Fight Over Deepwater Cleanup Workers’ Claims

Appeals Court Revives BP’s Fight Over Deepwater Cleanup Workers’ Claims

A federal appeals court on Wednesday revived a fight between BP, two contractors, and an insurance company over who should pay for thousands of personal injury claims brought by cleanup workers after the Deepwater Horizon explosion and fire in 2010.The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reversed most of a lower court’s rulings for contractors National Response Corp and O’Brien’s Resource

Costamare Orders Eight New Containerships, Buys Seven Secondhand Bulkers

Costamare Orders Eight New Containerships, Buys Seven Secondhand Bulkers

Shipowner Costamare Inc. announced it has ordered eight newbuild containerships and acquired seven secondhand bulk carriers.The Monaco-headquartered company said Thursday it signed contracts with an unspecified Asian shipyard for two 13,000 TEU capacity newbuilds and exercised options under a previous agreement for two more of the same capacity plus four additional 15,000 TEU capacity vessels.

Danish Frigate Kills Four Pirates in Gulf of Guinea

Danish Frigate Kills Four Pirates in Gulf of Guinea

A Danish frigate has killed four pirates in waters south of Nigeria in an operation to protect shipping in the Gulf of Guinea, the Danish military said on Thursday.The Esbern Snare, deployed last month to the Gulf of Guinea amid heightened security risks from pirates, on Wednesday spotted a fast-moving vessel carrying eight suspected pirates near a number of commercial ships

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

Inside Cruise Shipping's Fight for Survival

Inside Cruise Shipping's Fight for Survival

In early 2021, the somber news from the cruise sector continued. For some cruise brands, their own version of “lockdowns” will have spanned an entire year. By late January, 2021, Carnival and others were hesitantly pegging their restarts for April/May 2021, and for some markets, late summer

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"