JOHN ROBERTS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : JOHN ROBERTS
    • Operator : FLORIDA MARINE TRANSPORTERS, LLC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 4000
  • Location
    • City : NEW ORLEANS
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 258
  • Size
    • Register length : 120.8 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 35.7 Feet
    • Overall Length : 120.8 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 35.7 Feet
    • Load draft : 8.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8.6 Feet
    • Height : 43 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1977
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 581854

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

HOWARD BLANK

  • 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 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

IMO Adopts New Measures to Cut Ship Emissions

IMO Adopts New Measures to Cut Ship Emissions

The U.N. shipping agency approved further measures on Thursday to boost the energy efficiency of commercial vessels although critics said the move fell short of what was needed to cut the industry's carbon footprint.The International Maritime Organization (IMO) formally adopted the rules to reduce the carbon intensity of existing ships after member states reached agreement on the plans at a

Enterprise Revisited: Titanium is the USCG Vessel Procurement Magic Bullet

Enterprise Revisited: Titanium is the USCG Vessel Procurement Magic Bullet

In my May 2020 MREN USS Enterprise column I made a reference to the benefits of titanium as a hull structural material.It related to the life of the USCG cutter Bear and I concluded the column with a suggestion that titanium would be a particularly useful and cost-effective structural material for sail training vessels, aircraft carriers, research vessels, cruise vessels

Foss to Operate Autonomous Harbor Tug

Foss to Operate Autonomous Harbor Tug

Foss Maritime’s newest vessel will be the first U.S.-flag harbor tug to integrate autonomous systems in real-world commercial operations.Launched on April 29 and scheduled for delivery in May 2021, the newly built 90-ton bollard pull Rachael Allen—the fourth in a series of ASD-90 Z-drive tractor tugs being built at Nichols Brothers Boat Builders, in Freeland, Wash.

'Nuisance' Tug Scuttled off Alaskan Coast

'Nuisance' Tug Scuttled off Alaskan Coast

A derelict tugboat abandoned near Juneau, Alaska since 2016, has been towed to sea and scuttled in the Gulf of Alaska, the U.S. Coast Guard said.The Lumberman had been causing problems for locals since it was abandoned in the Gastineau channel five years ago, and the decision was made to dispose of the vessel at sea after the 107-foot steel hulled tugboat was determined to be derelict and a

Japan Luxury Cruise Halted After COVID-19 Case

Japan Luxury Cruise Halted After COVID-19 Case

Japan's Nippon Yusen subsidiary NYK Cruises Co said on Friday that its luxury cruise ship Asuka II was returning to port after a passenger tested positive for the coronavirus.The ship's 295 passengers and 425 crew members will reach Yokohama, just south of Tokyo, around Saturday noon, an NYK Cruises spokeswoman said.

A Favorable Fetch for US Offshore Wind

A Favorable Fetch for US Offshore Wind

Offshore wind caught a favorable gust with the 2020 election of Joe Biden, and the following breeze from the early 2021 reconfiguration of the U.S. Senate toward Democrats. Though widely touted as a growth engine for maritime businesses (as well as shoreside trades), the latter years of the Trump administration seemed to see delay after delay.

Coles Resigns as CEO of Wallem Group

Coles Resigns as CEO of Wallem Group

The board of Wallem Group announced that chief executive Frank Coles has resigned and will be leaving the company shortly.As many will be aware, Coles has been very active in highlighting the plight of seafarers during the COVID-19 pandemic, and he now wishes to become more involved in promoting their welfare, as well as pursuing other opportunities.

EU and UK Clinch Narrow Brexit Trade Deal

EU and UK Clinch Narrow Brexit Trade Deal

Britain clinched a narrow Brexit trade deal with the European Union on Thursday, just seven days before it exits one of the world’s biggest trading blocs in its most significant global shift since the loss of empire.The deal, agreed more than four years after Britain voted narrowly to leave the bloc

Ingram Barge to Acquire Cheryl K and San Jacinto River Fleet

Ingram Barge to Acquire Cheryl K and San Jacinto River Fleet

Nashville-based Ingram Barge Company announced Tuesday that its wholly-owned subsidiary Houston Fleeting Services has reached a deal to acquire the business assets Houston-based Cheryl K and San Jacinto River Fleet. According to Ingram Barge, the purchase allows it to expand its footprint into the Houston area and along the Texas Gulf Coast while simultaneously growing its logistics

ABB’s Schwarz Honored with USMMA McCready Award

ABB’s Schwarz Honored with USMMA McCready Award

Edward Schwarz, Vice President for ABB Marine and Ports, received the United States Merchant Marine Academy’s Rear Admiral Lauren S. McCready Award as the 51st recipient.Edward A. Waryas, Jr., Board Member for NYSE-traded KNOT Offshore Partners, LP as the 43rd recipient of the award and co-chair of the award’s committee made the announcement.The Lauren S.

Alberta Oil Shipped Through Panama Canal to Atlantic Canada

Alberta Oil Shipped Through Panama Canal to Atlantic Canada

On July 20, the tanker Cabo de Hornos delivered an estimated 450,000 barrels of crude oil to the Irving Oil refinery’s Canaport storage facilities in Saint John, N.B.What made Cabo de Hornos’s delivery different was that it was the first time crude oil had arrived in Saint John by ship from Alberta. It came via the Trans Mountain pipeline to the Westbridge Marine Terminal in Burnaby, B.C.

American Commercial Barge Line Names Ellis as CEO

American Commercial Barge Line Names Ellis as CEO

U.S. inland barge transportation company American Commercial Barge Line (ACBL) has named Mike Ellis as the company’s new chief executive officer and a member of its board of directors, effective August 17, 2020.Ellis will take the helm following ACBL's recently completed Chapter 11 recapitalization and restructuring, succeeding retiring president and CEO Mark Knoy