JEAN LAFITTE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : JEAN LAFITTE
    • Operator : WAR ADMIRAL, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1410
  • Location
    • City : MYRTLE GROVE
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 72
  • Size
    • Register length : 56.4 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 24 Feet
    • Overall Length : 56.4 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24 Feet
    • Load draft : 8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7.5 Feet
    • Height : 32 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1964
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 297298

WAR ADMIRAL, LLC

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER AROUND MYRTLE GROVE, LA (MILE 57 AHP LDB) AND MERAUX, LA (MILE 86.5 AHP LDB) AND RDB; NEW ORLEANS AND BATON ROUGE HARBORS; WELCOME, LA (MILE 163 AHP RDB) AND ST. JOHN FLEET (MILE 141 AHP LDB)
  • Principal Commodity : SHIFT BARGES AND DRY CARGO

BLACK GOLD

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

DIXIELAND HEAT

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

RISEN STAR

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

WISE FOX

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

ASSAULT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BLACK BEARD

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GALLANT FOX

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOLLY ROGER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

OMAHA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SEATTLE SLEW

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIR BARTON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WAR ADMIRAL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WHIRLAWAY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CBY

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TSI

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TS

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

News

Fishing Row: UK Tells France to Back Down in 48 Hours or 'We Get Tough'

Fishing Row: UK Tells France to Back Down in 48 Hours or 'We Get Tough'

Britain gave France 48 hours on Monday to back down in a fishing row that threatens to spiral into a wider trade dispute between two of Europe's biggest economies or face tortuous legal action under the Brexit trade deal.Post-Brexit bickering over fish culminated last Wednesday in the French seizure of a British scallop dredger, the Cornelis Gert Jan, in French waters near Le Havre.

Michelin to Use Sailing Cargo Ships for Tire Transport

Michelin to Use Sailing Cargo Ships for Tire Transport

The Michelin Group said it signed a deal with French startup NEOLINE to transport its tires across the Atlantic aboard sailing cargo ships. The move aims to reduce CO2 emissions from the manufacturer's logistics operations.The partners expect to begin containerized tire shipments aboard NEOLINE's "wind-powered" vessels on a pilot line from Halifax (Canada) to Saint-Nazaire - Montoir de Bretagne

'Catastrophic' Engine Failure Caused Susan Lynn Towboat Fire -NTSB

'Catastrophic' Engine Failure Caused Susan Lynn Towboat Fire -NTSB

A 2019 fire on board a laid up towboat was likely caused by a catastrophic engine failure, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) found.The Susan Lynn was docked and in layup at Tom’s Marine & Salvage yard on the Barataria Waterway in Lafitte, La., when the blaze broke out in the engine room on the morning of October 8, 2019, causing an estimated $1,350

TOWT Orders Sailing Cargo Ship from PIRIOU

TOWT Orders Sailing Cargo Ship from PIRIOU

French shipyard PIRIOU said it has been award a contract for the design studies and construction of an 81-meter sailing cargo ship for sailing freight transport company TransOceanic Wind Transport (TOWT). Wind-powered sailing cargo ships are gaining interest across the maritime industry as shipping companies seek ways to limit their environmental impact.

Fishing Boat Design: New Crab Boat from Gaspé Yard

Fishing Boat Design: New Crab Boat from Gaspé Yard

With the regulated catch quotas of contemporary fisheries, design versatility for a fishing boat can be important. A new 19.8 x 7.3-m (65 x 24-ft.) combination crab trap and groundfish trawler designed by NAVANEX for building by Chantier Naval Forillon, both of Gaspé, Quebec, Canada is a fine example of this. Owners, Listuguj Mi’gmaq Government, anticipate accepting delivery in April of 2022.

Marlink Delivers Connectivity to PONANT Polar Expedition Ship

Marlink Delivers Connectivity to PONANT Polar Expedition Ship

Marlink is supporting PONANT’s first polar exploration ship Le Commandant Charcot, with data and voice connectivity, aiming to create a seamless communication experience for guests.Le Commandant Charcot became the first vessel of her kind to reach the geographic North Pole on September 6, 2021, during sea trials in preparation for her maiden voyage later this year.

Neoline Chooses Yard to Build Sailing Cargo Ship

Neoline Chooses Yard to Build Sailing Cargo Ship

French shipping startup NEOLINE confirmed it has chosen NEOPOLIA Mobility and signed an LOI for the construction of its first 136-meter sailing cargo ship following a new international tender.The project is now in the financial closure phase with the objective of starting construction this Summer, aiming for a commissioning in the first half of 2024, NEOLINE said.

Algoma Fined for US Dumping Violations

Algoma Fined for US Dumping Violations

Canadian shipping company Algoma Central Corporation was fined $500,000 in the U.S. after pleading guilty to dumping wastewater into Lake Ontario.One of the Great Lakes operator's dry bulk carriers, the Algoma Strongfield, was built in China and delivered to Canada on May 30, 2017, by a crew from Redwise Maritime Services, B.V., a vessel transport company based in the Netherlands.

PIL Fined $3 Million Over Felony Dumping Violations

PIL Fined $3 Million Over Felony Dumping Violations

Singapore-based shipping company Pacific International Lines (PIL) will pay $3 million in fines after pleading guilty to felony dumping violations in Hagatna, Guam.The vessel operating company and two engineers were sentenced for illegally discharging oil and for maintaining false and incomplete records relating to the discharges of oily bilge water from the containership Kota Harum in 2019.

SeaBubbles Selects Spear’s Trident Battery Solution

SeaBubbles Selects Spear’s Trident Battery Solution

U.S.-based Spear Power Systems said it will provide its Trident marine battery systems for SeaBubbles' 100% electric, hybrid hydrogen and batteries flying boats. The first-of-its-kind water vehicle designed by France-based manufacturer SeaBubbles has been developed to help alleviate heavy congestion in cities close to bodies of water.

Trelleborg Acquires Composite Hose Supplier Gutteling Group

Trelleborg Acquires Composite Hose Supplier Gutteling Group

Trelleborg has, through its Trelleborg Industrial Solutions business area, signed an agreement and finalized the acquisition of the Dutch company Gutteling Group BV. The company develops and sells composite hoses to the chemical industry and is the market leader in hoses for liquefied natural gas (LNG) ship-to-ship transfer.

Furuno USA Hires Bozzelle As Commercial Business Development Manager

Furuno USA Hires Bozzelle As Commercial Business Development Manager

Furuno USA said it has hired John Bozzelle as commercial business development manager, based in Jean Laffite, La.Bozzelle will be tasked with establishing and developing business relationships with Furuno dealers and commercial ship owners, operators and builders around the Great Lakes and Eastern Seaboard to promote the Furuno product line.