HERBERT J. PLAISANCE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : HERBERT J. PLAISANCE
    • Operator : CRESCENT MARINE TOWING, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1750
  • Location
    • City : HARVEY
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 88
  • Size
    • Register length : 64 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 27 Feet
    • Overall Length : 64 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 27 Feet
    • Load draft : 7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6.5 Feet
    • Height : 38 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2008
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1216424

CRESCENT MARINE TOWING, INC.

  • Area of Operation : LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND GIWW - TEXAS TO LOUISIANA; AND LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER - NEW ORLEANS
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING ROCKS AND GRAIN

BIG JOE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DOUGLAS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NICHOLAS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WARREN JR.

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Marine News' Top Vessels of 2022

Marine News' Top Vessels of 2022

The November edition of Marine News magazine highlighted the most notable newbuilds delivered in 2022. From sturdy and nimble workboats, to the first new Jones Act laker in a generation, each vessel on display showcases the industry’s engineering prowess and technological ingenuity, with the focus on improving efficiency in operations.

Shipyards Adapt to help Navy, Coast Guard Recapitalize Fleets

Shipyards Adapt to help Navy, Coast Guard Recapitalize Fleets

U.S. shipyards are making improvements to building ships for the Navy and Coast Guard today and in the future.  In some cases, it means phasing out one class of ship and getting ready for the next.  Or, it can be a drastic make-over.The yards include mid-tier yards all the way up to very large facilities devoted exclusively to warships.

Seafarer Happiness on the Rise

Seafarer Happiness on the Rise

Seafarer happiness levels are trending upward after reaching a record low last quarter, according to the latest Seafarers Happiness Index report published by The Mission to Seafarers.The survey, undertaken with the support of the Standard Club and Idwal, reports on Q2 2022 and shows that the influx of industry solutions to tackle seafarer wellbeing has finally begun to lift morale and the

'Midshipman-X' Revealed, Files Suit Against Maersk

'Midshipman-X' Revealed, Files Suit Against Maersk

A U.S. Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) midshipman who shook the maritime industry last year when, under the moniker "Midshipman-X," publicly described how she was raped by her superior officer while serving as an engine cadet aboard a Maersk cargo ship, has been revealed as Hope Hicks.

Meet SHADOWLARK: The $10M Personal Vessel Plus Submarine Package

Meet SHADOWLARK: The $10M Personal Vessel Plus Submarine Package

SHADOWCAT and Triton Submarines have collaborated to develop and introduce a new Launch and Recovery Craft (LARC) dubbed SHADOWLARK. Designed by Incat Crowther, SHADOWLARK is a package priced under $10m for delivery in less than 14 months, a package that includes a 24-m LARC designed to carry a Triton 3300/3 MKII submersible

'New Era in Dry Bulk Shipping': First Bunker Fueling for EPS' LNG-Fueled Bulker

'New Era in Dry Bulk Shipping': First Bunker Fueling for EPS' LNG-Fueled Bulker

Eastern Pacific Shipping's first LNG-fueled Newcastlemax bulk carrier in an order of 13 ABS-Classed vessels, has recently taken on its first load of LNG bunker fuel at Singapore.The 209,936 DWT dual-fuel vessel, Mount Tourmaline, was built by Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., China, and delivered to EPS on January 28, 2022.

Maritime Partners Acquires J. Russell Flowers

Maritime Partners Acquires J. Russell Flowers

Maritime Partners, LLC, through its managed funds, has acquired from J. Russell Flowers, Inc. and its affiliates, a diversified portfolio of over 1,000 marine vessels operating on bareboat charter. JRF’s fleet includes a variety of towboats, tank barges, hopper barges, and deck barges.

World Maritime University Celebrates 2022 Graduation

World Maritime University Celebrates 2022 Graduation

On October 31, 2022, global maritime leaders of tomorrow graduated from the World Maritime University (WMU). The Class of 2022 has received the education required to contribute to maritime and ocean matters in their home countries and more broadly to the implementation of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs).

Boatbuilding: Pivoting to the Market Demand at Breaux Bay Craft for 65 Years

Boatbuilding: Pivoting to the Market Demand at Breaux Bay Craft for 65 Years

In the 65 years, since Roy Breaux, Sr. founded Breaux’s Bay Craft and on down through three generations, the yard has built over 1700 hulls. Through the regular expansion and contraction of the oil industry, they learned to pivot from market demand to market demand.As the oil industry in the Gulf of Mexico moved farther offshore, the demand for larger and faster crew boats, was met by Breaux.

2050 Not Achievable Without Carbon Capture, says ABS' Wiernicki

2050 Not Achievable Without Carbon Capture, says ABS' Wiernicki

“Carbon capture is going to be a key transformational technology for shipping to achieve net zero emissions by 2050. It will be critical to addressing the challenge before us, which is the sheer gradient of the curve. At the moment we can only see the outline of a solution to get us to 2050.

Great Lakes Towing Acquires Sarter Marine Towing

Great Lakes Towing Acquires Sarter Marine Towing

Sarter Marine Towing Company Inc. announced it has agreed upon definitive terms for the sale of Sarter to The Great Lakes Towing Company.Under the deal, The Great Lakes Towing Company purchased Sarter tugboats Donald J. Sarter and William C. Selvik, as well as all supporting machinery and equipment and most other shoreside assets.

ABS Grants AIP for Anglo-Eastern’s Ammonia-fueled Newcastlemax

ABS Grants AIP for Anglo-Eastern’s Ammonia-fueled Newcastlemax

Anglo-Eastern Technical Services' (AETS) ammonia-fueled Newcastlemax bulker design has been granted Approval in Principle (AIP) by classification society ABS.The dual-fuel vessel design sacrifices no cargo space by using deck-mounted IMO Type C tanks under the accommodation block on each side of the vessel.