LADY LA FON

  • General
    • Vessel Name : LADY LA FON
    • Operator : DIAMOND SERVICES CORP.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 900
  • Location
    • City : MORGAN CITY
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 90
    • Full Load Capacity : 133 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 66 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 24 Feet
    • Overall Length : 70 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7 Feet
    • Height : 35 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1981
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 644058

DIAMOND SERVICES CORP.

  • Area of Operation : INLAND WATERS AND GULF OF MEXICO FROM BROWNSVILLE, TX TO FLORIDA
  • Principal Commodity : EQUIPMENT / TOWING

JOHN AB

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

KRISTIN GRACE

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

LISA ANN

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

MARY GRACE

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

MELISA

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

MISS GRACIE

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

MISS JULIE

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

MR. D

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

MR. MEL

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

MR. STEPHEN

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

PAULA KAY

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

RIG RUNNER

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

WALLACE GLENN

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

MR. GLENN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MR. SCOTT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DIAMOND

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DIAMOND JIM

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HOR

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MM II

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SF

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

US Coast Guard Commissions Cutter Harold Miller

US Coast Guard Commissions Cutter Harold Miller

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Photo: Allseas' Pioneering Spirit Removes Brent Alpha Platform

Photo: Allseas' Pioneering Spirit Removes Brent Alpha Platform

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Barge Grounds in St. Marys River

Barge Grounds in St. Marys River

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Callan Marine’s New Dredge General MacArthur Enters Service

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Metal Shark Delivers Towboat to FMT

Metal Shark Delivers Towboat to FMT

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World's Largest Containership HMM Algeciras Launched

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Surge in Oil Tankers at Anchor off California

Surge in Oil Tankers at Anchor off California

An increased number of oil tankers sit at anchor near the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach as the volume of oil products held in floating storage around the globe has skyrocketed in the past month amid what analysts are saying is the biggest oil glut in history.There were 27 tanker vessels off the coast of Southern California Thursday afternoon, according to the U.S.

Robust Dredging on America’s Inland Waterways

Robust Dredging on America’s Inland Waterways

Inland Dredging Company helps keep commerce flowing on America’s inland waterway system.Dyersburg, Tenn. based Inland Dredging Company completed dredging projects spanning eight states and across four U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Districts. Beginning in July and finishing in December (2019), Inland Dredging crews dredged ports and harbors along the Mighty Mississippi River, Ouachita River

Obituary: George R. Duclos, 1933-2020

Obituary: George R. Duclos, 1933-2020

George Raymond Duclos, age 86, died peacefully on February 15, 2020 surrounded by his family. The son of the late Raymond and Albertine (Bertha Chenard) Duclos.  Born in 1933 in Fall River, MA, George spent most of his life in Westport, MA spending summers on the Watuppa Pond and moving to the Pond permanently in the 1960's.

Fincantieri Delivers Virgin Voyages' Scarlet Lady

Fincantieri Delivers Virgin Voyages' Scarlet Lady

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri said it has presented Scarlet Lady, the first of four new cruise ships it is building for new cruise ship operator Virgin Voyages, part of Richard Branson’s Virgin Group.The 110,00-gross-ton Scarlet Lady, constructed at the builder's shipyard in Genoa Sestri Ponente, is 278 meters long and 38 meters wide.

Eight Abducted from Tanker off Cameroon

Eight Abducted from Tanker off Cameroon

Eight people were abducted and one person injured during an armed raid overnight on a Greek-registered tanker anchored off Cameroon, Greek authorities said on Tuesday.Greece's shipping ministry said the Happy Lady tanker was two nautical miles off the port of Limboh in Cameroon when it was stormed by individuals who were armed.

Putting Palatka Back on the Map

Putting Palatka Back on the Map

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