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

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Ingram CEO O’Loughlin to Retire; Roberts to Take the Helm

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IMO Adopts New Measures to Cut Ship Emissions

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'Nuisance' Tug Scuttled off Alaskan Coast

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Japan Luxury Cruise Halted After COVID-19 Case

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