HOWARD BLANK

  • General
    • Vessel Name : HOWARD BLANK
    • Operator : FLORIDA MARINE TRANSPORTERS, LLC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2600
  • Location
    • City : NEW ORLEANS
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 175
  • Size
    • Register length : 85.8 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 32 Feet
    • Overall Length : 85.8 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 32 Feet
    • Load draft : 10 Feet
    • Light Draft : 10 Feet
    • Height : 41.6 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2009
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1221426

FLORIDA MARINE TRANSPORTERS, LLC.

  • Area of Operation : GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY AND MISSISSIPPI, BLACK WARRIOR, TOMBIGBEE, APALACHICOLA, CHATTAHOOCHEE, FLINT, ALABAMA, TENNESSEE, CUMBERLAND, ARKANSAS, OHIO, ILLINOIS AND ATCHAFALAYA RIVERS
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING AND PETROLEUM

ALEX PIEHET

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BELLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BILL TULLIER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BILLY BURKETT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BREES

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRENT ICE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRIAN O DANIELS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT PHILLIP BOX

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT TRACY L CHERAMIE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. ANDY LAKE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. KIRBY DUPUIS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. TIMMY CALLAIS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. TROY J HOTARD

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. W. D. NUNLEY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHRIS PIKE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHRISTINA BELCHER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CINDY HULL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

COREY QUEBODEAUX

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CYNTHIA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAVID MCNEMAR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Unknown

DENNIS J. PASENTINE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DON CARLTON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GRACE NICOLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JAMES DALE ROBIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JANICE ROBERTS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JANICE TYSON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JASON BELCHER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JEFF BRUMFIELD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JERRY JONES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JILL P HARVEY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN GRIMSLEY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN P. PASENTINE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN ROBERTS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN WILLIAMS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JUDITH ELLEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JUSTIN D SBISA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KEITH GELVIN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KIMBERLY HIDALGO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KRISTY DUTSCH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LIL "D"

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LOUIS DEVELLE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MIA KELLEY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS KELLY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS LAUREN ELIZABETH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MS AUDREY DEAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MS. NICOLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

R. D. QUEBODEAUX

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RHONDA LAMULLE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RON HULL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RONNIE ROGERS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RUSTY ZELLER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAMUEL J

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAWYER WILLIAM

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SCOTT CAMP

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

STEPHANIE KENNELLY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

STEVEN M. BRYAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SYDNEE TAYLOR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TIM BURNS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TONY LIPPMAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TRINA SMITH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WALTER L. GIBBS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WES SELLARS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WOODY RICHERSON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

FMT

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

News

Trapped Vessels Start to Move Out of Baltimore Following Bridge Disaster

Trapped Vessels Start to Move Out of Baltimore Following Bridge Disaster

The U.S. state of Maryland has opened a temporary channel on the northbound side of the collapsed Baltimore bridge, allowing limited tug and barge traffic around the container ship stuck at the disaster site, Governor Wes Moore said on Monday."It will help us to get more vessels in the water around the site of the collapse," Moore told a news conference.

Pilot Called for Tugboat Help Before Baltimore Bridge Disaster

Pilot Called for Tugboat Help Before Baltimore Bridge Disaster

The pilot of the container ship that knocked down a highway bridge into Baltimore Harbor had radioed for tugboat help and reported a power loss minutes earlier, federal safety officials said on Wednesday, citing audio from the ship's "black box" data recorder.The head of the National Transportation Safety Board also said that Francis Scott Key Bridge

Divers Recover Two Bodies After Baltimore Bridge Collapse

Divers Recover Two Bodies After Baltimore Bridge Collapse

Divers on Wednesday recovered the remains of two of the six workers missing since they were tossed into Baltimore Harbor from a highway bridge that collapsed into shipping lanes when a faltering cargo freighter rammed into the structure, officials said on Wednesday.The bodies were pulled from the mouth of the Patapsco River a day after the massive container ship lost power and its ability to

Authorities Warned of Ship Approach Moments Before Baltimore Bridge Collapse

Authorities Warned of Ship Approach Moments Before Baltimore Bridge Collapse

Federal investigators on Wednesday examined the cargo ship that crashed into a Baltimore bridge while emergency teams searched for bodies and details emerged of the intense efforts to save lives in the minutes before the steel span collapsed."Hold all traffic on the Key Bridge. There's a ship approaching that just lost their steering," someone said on police radio minutes before the 1:30 a.m.

Six Presumed Dead After Baltimore Bridge Collapse

Six Presumed Dead After Baltimore Bridge Collapse

Six workers were missing and presumed dead from a bridge that collapsed in Baltimore Harbor early on Tuesday after a massive cargo ship crippled by a power loss rammed into the structure, forcing the closure of one of the busiest ports on the U.S. Eastern Seaboard.With dive teams facing increasingly treacherous conditions in the darkened, wreckage-strewn waters

Cargo Ship Lost Power Before Slamming Bridge in Baltimore

Cargo Ship Lost Power Before Slamming Bridge in Baltimore

A massive cargo ship smashed into a bridge while sailing out of Baltimore early on Tuesday, sending cars and people into the river below and closing one of the busiest ports on the U.S. Eastern Seaboard.Rescuers pulled out two survivors, one of whom was hospitalized, and searched for more in the Patapsco River after huge metal spans of the 1.6-mile (2.

The Man Behind the 'Jones Act'

The Man Behind the 'Jones Act'

Senator Wesley Livsey Jones gave his name to the famous “Jones Act” governing U.S. domestic maritime trade. But what do really know about him? It turns out that he was much more than a leading merchant marine policy maker. (i)Jones had a long career in the U.S. House of Representatives before he was a Senator, was an effective legislator, an astute politician

Houthis Attack Commercial Ships, US Warship in the Red Sea

Houthis Attack Commercial Ships, US Warship in the Red Sea

The Pentagon said it was aware of reports regarding attacks on an American warship and commercial vessels in the Red Sea on Sunday, as Yemen's Houthi group claimed drone and missile attacks on two Israeli vessels in the area."We're aware of reports regarding attacks on the USS Carney and commercial vessels in the Red Sea and will provide information as it becomes available," the Pentagon said.

Alaska LNG Project Clears Legal Hurdle

Alaska LNG Project Clears Legal Hurdle

A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday rejected a lawsuit filed by environmental groups challenging federal approvals needed to construct a $39 billion project that would move natural gas from Alaska’s North Slope across the state.A three-judge panel of the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia said the U.S.

Container Shipping Rate Collapse Continues

Container Shipping Rate Collapse Continues

The ocean freight industry saw a slump in global long-term rates of unprecedented proportions in May, as the contracted cost of shipping containers fell by 27.5%. The development, detailed by Xeneta’s Shipping Index (XSI), marks the ninth consecutive month of rates drops, and is the largest ever monthly fall recorded on the XSI.

Mixed Fortunes on Far East to Europe Trades

Mixed Fortunes on Far East to Europe Trades

With the peak ocean freight cargo season approaching, the latest data from Oslo-based Xeneta shows mixed fortunes, and outlooks, for the two main Far East to Europe trade corridors.Xeneta’s analysis reveals that shippers opting for the Far East – Mediterranean route are currently paying a spot rate premium compared to those choosing a North European option.

Port of Melbourne Considers Green Methanol Bunkering

Port of Melbourne Considers Green Methanol Bunkering

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between Australia’s Port of Melbourne and Maersk, ANL (a subsidiary of CMA-CGM), Svitzer, Stolthaven Terminals, HAMR Energy and ABEL Energy to explore the commercial feasibility of establishing a green methanol bunkering hub at the port.