JOSEPH BISSO

  • General
    • Vessel Name : JOSEPH BISSO
    • Operator : BISSO MARINE, LLC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3000
  • Location
    • City : NEW ORLEANS
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 290
    • Full Load Capacity : 820 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 163.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 44 Feet
    • Overall Length : 185 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 44 Feet
    • Load draft : 14 Feet
    • Light Draft : 9 Feet
    • Height : 56 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 2007
    • Year : 2007
    • EQUIP2 : TECH CRANE
    • EQUIP1 : 30 TON EBI
    • Coast Guard Number : 600827
    • REBLT : *

BISSO MARINE, LLC.

  • Area of Operation : GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY, MISSISSIPPI RIVER, GULF OF MEXICO AND EAST
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING AND COMPONENTS FROM OFFSHORE SALVAGE JOBS

WILLIAM BISSO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BIG EAGLE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BOAZ

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CAPPY BISSO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LILI BISSO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MIGHTY CHIEF

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

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US Shipyards See Big Business Shifts

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How China Got Venezuelan Oil Despite US Sanctions

How China Got Venezuelan Oil Despite US Sanctions

Last year, China replaced the United States as the No. 1 importer of oil from Venezuela, yet another front in the heated rivalry between Washington and Beijing.The United States had imposed sanctions on Venezuela’s state-owned oil company as part of a bid to topple that country’s socialist president, Nicolas Maduro. U.S. refineries stopped buying Venezuelan crude.

Chinese, Malaysian Offshore Oil Vessels in South China Sea Standoff

Chinese, Malaysian Offshore Oil Vessels in South China Sea Standoff

A Chinese government survey ship is tagging an exploration vessel operated by Malaysia's state oil company Petronas in disputed waters in the South China Sea, three regional security sources said on Friday.China's Haiyang Dizhi 8 entered waters near Malaysia on Thursday, according to ship tracking website Marine Traffic.

Remote Surveys Becoming Business as Usual

Remote Surveys Becoming Business as Usual

Remote vessel and equipment surveys have been available in the maritime world for years, but classification societies are seeing increased demand for these services as more firms turn to digital solutions to continue business during the coronavirus outbreak.Using real-time video communication tools, and even drones and robotics when applicable

US Shipyards Forge Ahead Through COVID-19

US Shipyards Forge Ahead Through COVID-19

As the novel coronavirus and its impacts continue to spread across America, U.S. shipbuilders, by and large, continue to build. While most yards have been deemed essential to marine transportation and/or national security and have been able to maintain operations, the situation at and around every shipyard is different

USNS Comfort Docks in New York

USNS Comfort Docks in New York

The U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) arrived in New York Monday to support COVID-19 response efforts in the epicenter of America's coronavirus outbreak.The ship will serve as a referral hospital for non-coronavirus patients currently admitted to shore-based hospitals, and will provide a full spectrum of medical care to include general surgeries

USNS Comfort Departs for New York

USNS Comfort Departs for New York

U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) departed Norfolk, Va. Saturday for New York City in support of the COVID-19 response efforts.The Military Sealift Command ship will serve as a referral hospital for patients not infected with COVID-19, providing a full spectrum of medical care to include general surgeries, critical care and ward care for adults

Winter Work on the Great Lakes

Winter Work on the Great Lakes

Along the 1,600-mile, ice gray arch of the St Lawrence Seaway, the 2020 Great Lakes commercial shipping season will lurch back to life on March 25 when the Soo Locks at Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. reopen.The ceremonial opening signals a passage with passable ice and the 114th Great Lakes season for its fleet of 45 venerable lakers.

Bisso Towboat Orders Tug at Main Iron Works

Bisso Towboat Orders Tug at Main Iron Works

Luling, La.-based Bisso Towboat said it has signed an agreement with Houma, La. shipbuilder Main Iron Works to begin construction of a new 6,008 BHP azimuthing stern drive (ASD) tractor tug. Construction is scheduled to commence in August 2020 with delivery expected in early fall of 2021.

NJ Unveils Offshore Wind Solicitation Schedule

NJ Unveils Offshore Wind Solicitation Schedule

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has unveiled the offshore wind solicitation schedule to meet the state’s 7,500 MW offshore wind goal by 2035 and called upon the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities to take all necessary actions to implement the schedule.The proposed schedule calls for the next 1,200 MW solicitation to be opened by September 2020, with an award made by second quarter of 2021.

Keppel Breaks FPSO Conversion Record

Keppel Breaks FPSO Conversion Record

Singapore's offshore facilities builder Keppel has said it has delivered "the world’s fastest brownfield Floating Production Storage and Offloading vessel (FPSO) modification and upgrading project."Named FPSO Abigail-Joseph, the vessel was delivered to Malaysia's Yinson Holdings. According to Keppel, it took it seven months to complete the project.

Malaysia Bans Open-loop Ship Scrubbers

Malaysia Bans Open-loop Ship Scrubbers

Malaysia has prohibited the use of open-loop scrubbers by ships plying Malaysian waters, as Southeast Asia's third-largest economy joins the growing number of nations adopting new industry guidelines on reducing sea pollution.New regulations from the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) will require shippers to adopt more environmentally-friendly measures to manage their fleets