HERITAGE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : HERITAGE
    • Operator : CYCLE MARINE, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1530
  • Location
    • City : LAROSE
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 93
  • Size
    • Register length : 120 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 28.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 122.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 28.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7 Feet
    • Height : 35 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1940
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 240322

CYCLE MARINE, LLC

  • Area of Operation : TERREBONNE BAY
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

SPORTSTER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Ghana's Historic Slave Forts are Being Swallowed by Rising Seas

Ghana's Historic Slave Forts are Being Swallowed by Rising Seas

For 21 years, Fort Prinzenstein's caretaker James Ocloo Akorli has watched the Gulf of Guinea's tempestuous waters eat away at both his livelihood and his heritage.The 18th century Danish citadel, set along Ghana's palm-fringed coastline, was once the last stop for captured Africans before they were forced onto slave ships bound for the Americas.

Austal USA Cleared to Begin OPC Stage 2 After Eastern Withdraws Protest

Austal USA Cleared to Begin OPC Stage 2 After Eastern Withdraws Protest

Mobile, Ala. shipbuilder Austal USA has been cleared to begin the second stage of the U.S. Coast Guard's (USCG) Heritage-class offshore patrol cutter (OPC) build program following the withdrawal of an award protest filed by an unsuccessful bidder, the USCG said on Thursday.In June, Austal USA was awarded a $208.

Some 720,000 t of Food Have Left Ukraine Under Grain Export Deal

Some 720,000 t of Food Have Left Ukraine Under Grain Export Deal

A total of 33 cargoes carrying around 719,549 tonnes of foodstuffs have left Ukraine under a deal brokered by the United Nations and Turkey to unblock Ukrainian sea ports, the Ukrainian agriculture ministry said on TuesdayThe Joint Coordination Centre in Turkey that monitors the implementation of the agreement put the total amount of grain and foodstuffs exported from three Ukrainian Black Sea

Keel Laying Ceremony Held for USCG's Offshore Patrol Cutter 'USCGC Ingham'

Keel Laying Ceremony Held for USCG's Offshore Patrol Cutter 'USCGC Ingham'

Eastern Shipbuilding Group hosted the keel laying ceremony for the U.S. Coast Guard’s future Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC), USCGC Ingham (WMSM-917), the third vessel in the new Heritage Class built at the Nelson Street facility. The presiding official for the U.S. Coast Guard was Rear Admiral Chad L. Jacoby, Director of Acquisition Programs & Program Executive Officer (CG-93).

Russian Missile Hits Tanker Drifting in Black Sea

Russian Missile Hits Tanker Drifting in Black Sea

A Russian missile has hit a tanker that has been drifting in the Black Sea for over four months and had been carrying diesel, the Interfax-Ukraine news agency reported on Thursday, citing Ukraine's military which called the ship an "ecological bomb".The Moldova-flagged tanker Millennial Spirit has now been struck twice since Russia invaded Ukraine on Feb. 24.

USCG Awards Austal USA Stage 2 Offshore Patrol Cutter Contract

USCG Awards Austal USA Stage 2 Offshore Patrol Cutter Contract

Mobile, Ala. shipbuilder Austal USA has been awarded a contract to build up to 11 medium-endurance Offshore Patrol Cutters (OPC) for the U.S. Coast Guard.The initial $208.26 million award supports detail design and long lead-time material for one OPC, with options for production of up to 10 additional vessels, the Coast Guard announced on Thursday. The deal could be worth up to $3.

4500 Years Old & 180km: World's Largest Known Plant Discovered in Shark Bay

4500 Years Old & 180km: World's Largest Known Plant Discovered in Shark Bay

Largest known plant on earth discovered at Shark Bay, and it's 4,500 years old.Researchers from The University of Western Australia and Flinders University have located what is believed to be the largest plant in the world – an ancient and incredibly resilient seagrass stretching across 180km that is estimated to be at least 4,500 years old.

North and Standard Club Members Approve Merger

North and Standard Club Members Approve Merger

Members of the North and Standard Clubs have voted to approve the merger between the two marine insurance firms, creating one of the largest providers of mutual cover in the maritime industries.The P&I clubs, which revealed plans to merge earlier this year, each held special general meetings on May 27 where members voted to greenlight the move to join forces as a single, larger mutual insurer.

Ukraine Calls for Moves to Unblock Ports

Ukraine Calls for Moves to Unblock Ports

Ukraine’s president called on the international community on Monday to take immediate steps to end a Russian blockade of his country’s ports to allow wheat exports and prevent a global food crisis.President Volodymyr Zelenskiy made his comments in an online post after speaking to European Council President Charles Michel who was visiting the city of Odesa

Ukraine Selling 'Russian Warship, Go F*** Yourself' Stamp

Ukraine Selling 'Russian Warship, Go F*** Yourself' Stamp

Ukraine's national postal service Ukrposhta said it had been hit by a cyberattack on Friday after sales of a postage stamp depicting a Ukrainian soldier making a crude gesture to a Russian warship went online.Queues formed to buy the stamp when it went on sale at the postal headquarters in Kyiv last week following the sinking of the flagship of Russia's Black Sea fleet.

Shackleton's Ship Endurance Found Beneath Antarctic Ice

Shackleton's Ship Endurance Found Beneath Antarctic Ice

The wreckage of polar explorer Ernest Shackleton’s ship Endurance, which was crushed by Antarctic ice and sank some 10,000 feet (3,000 m) to the ocean floor more than a century ago, has been found, a team searching for it said on Wednesday.The three-masted sailing ship was lost in November 1915 during Shackleton’s failed attempt to make the first land crossing of Antarctica.

Police Investigate Marine Intoxication After Baltic Sea Collision

Police Investigate Marine Intoxication After Baltic Sea Collision

Two crew members on a British cargo vessel were found to be over the legal limit for drugs or alcohol after a collision with a Danish barge in the Baltic Sea that killed at least one person on Monday, the owner of the British ship said.The 55-metre Karin Hoj barge capsized when it crashed with the 90-metre Scot Carrier off the island of Bornholm in fog and darkness early on Monday.