JO

  • General
    • Vessel Name : JO
    • Operator : SUARD BARGE SERVICE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : HARVEY
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 417
    • Full Load Capacity : 885 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 140 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 39 Feet
    • Overall Length : 140 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 39 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.5 Feet
    • Height : 9 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1969
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 518827

SUARD BARGE SERVICE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : BAYOU LAFOURCHE (LOCKPORT TO GRAND ISLE); INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY (NEW ORLEANS, LA INTO TEXAS)
  • Principal Commodity : PIPE, CRANES AND OIL FIELD EQUIPMENT

CAPT. SUARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUARD

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Progress in Brazil Repair Yard Project

Progress in Brazil Repair Yard Project

The Brasil Basin Drydock Company (BBDC), a joint venture of McQuilling Services and Promon Engenharia, is setting up an industrial facility that will drydock and repair seagoing merchant vessels up to the largest merchant ships in the world.McQuilling announced the signing of a Protocol of Intention with the government of the state of Paraíba, Brazil, along with Chinese ship repair yard IMC YY.

Captain's MMC Suspended After Alcohol-related Grounding

Captain's MMC Suspended After Alcohol-related Grounding

A tugboat captain's Merchant Mariner Credential has been suspended after it was determined that he was operating his vessel under the influence of alcohol during a grounding incident in eastern Virginia.On November 14, 2019, the tugboat Niki Jo C drifted off course and ran aground outside the main channel of the Rappahannock River.

Naval Group Cuts Steel for First FDI Frigate

Naval Group Cuts Steel for First FDI Frigate

French industrial group specialized in naval defense Naval Group held a steel-cutting ceremony to mark the start of construction on the first-in-class vessel, the French Navy's first defense and intervention frigate (FDI)  that is natively protected against cyber threats.The ceremony was led in the presence of the Minister for Armed Forces, Florence Parly

Rumo Says No Impact from Coronavirus on Soy Freight

Rumo Says No Impact from Coronavirus on Soy Freight

An executive at Brazil's largest railway operator Rumo said soy crushing in China is returning to normal levels after an extended halt, a good sign for logistics operators involved in moving the oilseeds from Brazil's fields to the world's top importing country.Speaking at an event on Monday

IMO Spotlight on Empowering Maritime Women

IMO Spotlight on Empowering Maritime Women

International Maritime Organization (IMO) headquarters in London has hosted yesterday 19 (February 19) a a major symposium on empowering maritime women.Removing barriers to women joining the maritime sector, the importance of education and how to increase visibility of women in maritime leadership roles – these were some of the key challenges under the spotlight.

Orsted Opens Borssele 1&2 O&M Base

Orsted Opens Borssele 1&2 O&M Base

The global leader in offshore wind Ørsted has opened the operations & maintenance (O&M) base for the Borssele 1 + 2 offshore wind farm in Vlissingen, the Netherlands. The opening was organized together with Energy Port Zeeland.All construction work and maintenance will be coordinated from the new base, which is located in Vlissingen-Buitenhaven at the North Sea Port.

Baltic Index Dips to Near 1-Year Low

Baltic Index Dips to Near 1-Year Low

The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index fell to its lowest since February on Wednesday, hurt by a seasonal slowdown in demand amid higher costs for shipowners due to a new regulation for shipping fuels.The Baltic index, which tracks rates for capesize, panamax and supramax vessels ferrying dry bulk commodities, fell 66 points, or 9.6%, to 623.The capesize index slipped 170 points, or 34.

Baltic Index Jumps on Capesize Rates

Baltic Index Jumps on Capesize Rates

The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships ferrying dry bulk commodities, rose on Tuesday, boosted by a surge in capesize rates following a positive iron ore outlook.* The Baltic index, which tracks rates for capesize, panamax and supramax vessels, rose 75 points, or 5.6%, to 1,426 points.* The index posted its steepest daily percentage rise since July 4.

Orsted Breaks Ground for Taiwan OWP

Orsted Breaks Ground for Taiwan OWP

Construction of Taiwan's Formosa 2, an offshore wind power (OWP) development project, officially broke ground in Miaoli County.Orsted Taiwan said in a statement that it held a ground-breaking ceremony for the onshore substation works for the 900MW Greater Changhua 1&2a offshore wind farm off Taiwan.Ørsted awarded an onshore substation EPC contract to TCC last November.