J. GEORGE BETZ

  • General
    • Vessel Name : J. GEORGE BETZ
    • Operator : 312642
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 6140
  • Location
    • City : MELVILLE
    • STATE : NY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 177
  • Size
    • Register length : 121.9 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 37 Feet
    • Overall Length : 127 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 37 Feet
    • Load draft : 19 Feet
    • Light Draft : 16 Feet
    • Height : 77 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1995
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1035211

BARBARA E. BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BOUCHARD GIRLS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRENDAN BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BUSTER BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. FRED BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DANIELLE M. BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ELLEN BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EVENING MIST

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EVENING TIDE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

FREDERICK E. BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JANE A. BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LINDA LEE BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARION C BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MORTON S. BOUCHARD IV

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MORTON S. BOUCHARD JR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RALPH E. BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RHEA I. BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROBERT J. BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

B NO

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

News

Cellphones Are Helping the USCG Locate Distressed Mariners

Cellphones Are Helping the USCG Locate Distressed Mariners

First Coast Guard District command center crews, from Maine to Northern New Jersey, have a new tool to help distressed mariners come home to their families after being out to sea.The i911 program allows for watchstanders to use a mariner’s cellphone number to assist in finding their location for Coast Guard rescue crews to locate them faster.

Weeks Marine Orders New Dredger at Eastern

Weeks Marine Orders New Dredger at Eastern

Dredging contractor Weeks Marine has ordered a new trailer suction hopper dredger from Eastern Shipbuilding Group, to be delivered in the first quarter of 2023.The new dredge, RB Weeks, to be constructed at Eastern's Allanton shipyard in Panama City, Fla. will be a sister ship to the Eastern-built twin screw TSHD Magdalen placed into service in 2018.

Nigeria Imposes Cargo Vessel Restrictions to Curb Coronavirus Spread

Nigeria Imposes Cargo Vessel Restrictions to Curb Coronavirus Spread

Nigeria will only allow cargo vessels that have been at sea for more than two weeks to dock in its ports to prevent the spread of coronavirus, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Thursday.Health experts fear a widespread outbreak in Africa's most populous country of 200 million people which could overwhelm its creaking healthcare system.

Staten Island Ferries: A "New York State of Mind"

Staten Island Ferries: A "New York State of Mind"

It takes a thick skin to live in New York City, let alone to run its Staten Island Ferry service. James C. DeSimone, Deputy Commissioner, Ferry Division, New York City Department of Transportation, has been charged with running the ferry service for the last 16 years. We met with him for his insights on the challenges of keeping the iconic ferry running safely and efficiently.

Obituary: George R. Duclos, 1933-2020

Obituary: George R. Duclos, 1933-2020

George Raymond Duclos, age 86, died peacefully on February 15, 2020 surrounded by his family. The son of the late Raymond and Albertine (Bertha Chenard) Duclos.  Born in 1933 in Fall River, MA, George spent most of his life in Westport, MA spending summers on the Watuppa Pond and moving to the Pond permanently in the 1960's.

NOAA to Order New Research Ships in 2020

NOAA to Order New Research Ships in 2020

The U.S.' National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said it expects to award contracts for the construction of two new oceanographic ships by the end of the year. Once in service, the new large oceangoing, multi-mission research vessels will support missions ranging from general oceanographic research and exploration to marine life, climate and ocean ecosystem studies, NOAA said.

Profiles in Training: Staten Island Ferries

Profiles in Training: Staten Island Ferries

When James C. DeSimone, Deputy Commissioner, Ferry Division, New York City Department of Transportation, signed on to run the Staten Island Ferries in 2003, the organization was still in the aftermath of one of the most significant accidents in its history: the ferry Andrew J. Barberi allision of October 2003, an accident which included a number of fatalities and serious injuries.

Zeabuz, the Zero-Emission Waterbus Concept

Zeabuz, the Zero-Emission Waterbus Concept

While Norway ranks 120th among countries globally in terms of population size (5.3 million), it packs a powerful punch in the maritime world, as Norwegians rank near the top as maritime and offshore industry innovators.As the global maritime markets enters a transcendent period – with decarbonization

ABS & the Future of Classification

ABS & the Future of Classification

The discussion of the ‘future of class’ seems more relevant today than ever, as the maritime industry navigates a transcendent period, with digitalization, decarbonization and a long list of related safety and risk concerns occupying the attention and budgets of shipowners globally.

Graney Name President General Dynamics Electric Boat

Graney Name President General Dynamics Electric Boat

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) appointed General Dynamics NASSCO president Kevin Graney as president of General Dynamics Electric Boat, effective October 1. David J. Carver, NASSCO’s vice president and general manager of repair, will succeed Graney as president of General Dynamics NASSCO.  Jeffrey S. Geiger, who has served as president of Electric Boat since 2013, will retire effective September 30.

Ship Paint: NRL Pigment Package Slows Discoloration

Ship Paint: NRL Pigment Package Slows Discoloration

A pigment package designed by the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) to slow discoloration of the exterior coating on surface ships has started to make its way into the fleet and is producing early, positive results.NRL researchers created the pigment combination to satisfy the fleet requirement for the Navy standard "haze gray" paint that will remain color stable for longer than current

Höegh LNG Wins FSRU Deal with Cheniere

Höegh LNG Wins FSRU Deal with Cheniere

Norway-based floating LNG giant Höegh LNG has signed a time charter contract for a floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) Höegh Galleon with Cheniere Marketing International.The time charter commences in September 2019 after the delivery of the unit, Höegh LNG’s tenth, from Samsung Heavy Industries Co., Ltd.