LITTLE BOB

  • General
    • Vessel Name : LITTLE BOB
    • Operator : DIAMOND B INDUSTRIES, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 650
  • Location
    • City : NEW IBERIA
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 59
  • Size
    • Register length : 52.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22 Feet
    • Overall Length : 55 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24 Feet
    • Load draft : 8.1 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
    • Height : 35 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1981
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 633672

DIAMOND B INDUSTRIES, LLC

  • Area of Operation : LAKES, BAYS AND SOUNDS OF LOUISIANA GULF COAST AREA
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS, SMALL TOOLS AND GROCERIES

DIAMOND

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

DIAMOND JIM

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

MISS BERNICE

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

DIAMOND COVE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DIAMOND LUGGER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DIAMOND REEF

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DIAMOND SEVEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

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Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind Farm Gets Final Federal Blessing

Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind Farm Gets Final Federal Blessing

Dominion Energy, the developer of Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind (CVOW) farm, has secured the last two major federal approvals needed to begin the construction of the 2.6 GW project.The approvals are keeping the largest offshore wind farm in the United States on schedule to generate clean, renewable energy to power up to 660,000 homes once fully constructed.

Crowley's All-electric Harbor Tug eWolf Delivered

Crowley's All-electric Harbor Tug eWolf Delivered

Crowley on Wednesday announced it has taken delivery of its groundbreaking vessel eWolf, the first all-electric, ship assist harbor tugboat in the United States.The 82-foot tug, designed by Crowley’s engineering services team and built by Coden, Ala. shipbuilder Master Boat Builders

Crowley's All-electric Tug eWolf Starts Sea Trials

Crowley's All-electric Tug eWolf Starts Sea Trials

The first all-electric tugboat built in the United States, Crowley's eWolf, has started sea trials along the U.S. Gulf Coast.The 82-foot ship assist tug, built by Coden, Ala. shipbuilder Master Boat Builders, is expected to enter service at the Port of San Diego in 2024. Video footage of the vessel on sea trials was shared by Crowley on social media.

Panama Canal Woes Mean Longer Haul for Many

Panama Canal Woes Mean Longer Haul for Many

As low water level continue to plaque the Panama Canal, shipowners and managers are paying the price in the form of longer hauls and higher fuel (and emissions) costs to deliver product to market.In one example, oil tanker Cururo is taking the long way from Houston to Chile: sailing the length of South America's Atlantic coast

Webinar: How to Overcome Dynamic Emulsion Layer Measurement Challenges

Webinar: How to Overcome Dynamic Emulsion Layer Measurement Challenges

Asian Oil & Gas (AOG) is hosting a webinar on the groundbreaking patents that are pushing multiphase detection, measurement, and control technology forward.Throughout the oil and gas and petrochemical industries, liquid-to-liquid separation is a fundamental process. Though instrumentation has come a long way, a new high performance

Mississippi River Near Historic Lows, Grain Exports at Risk

Mississippi River Near Historic Lows, Grain Exports at Risk

A key stretch of the lower Mississippi River dropped this week to within inches of its lowest-ever level and is expected to remain near historic lows just as the busiest U.S. grain export season gets underway, according to the National Weather Service.Low water has slowed hauling of export-bound corn and soybean barges over recent weeks as shippers lightened loads to prevent vessels from running

Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding Cuts Steel for Crowley-ESVAGT Jones Act SOV

Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding Cuts Steel for Crowley-ESVAGT Jones Act SOV

Sturgeon Bay, Wis. shipyard Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding on Wednesday began construction on a 289-foot service operation vessel (SOV) for a Crowley-ESVAGT joint venture that will house and transport technicians to maintain U.S. offshore wind farms.This Jones Act compliant vessel, for the joint venture CREST Wind, will operate under a long-term charter with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy.

Countries Adopt New Shipping Greenhouse Gas Emissions Target

Countries Adopt New Shipping Greenhouse Gas Emissions Target

Countries on Friday adopted a revised greenhouse gas (GHG) strategy for shipping that sets a net zero emissions target "by or around 2050", which was viewed by environmental groups as falling short of what was needed. After days of discussion in London at U.N. shipping agency the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) headquarters, member countries agreed to reach net zero "by or around, i.e.

Shipwreck Off Greece Claims the Lives of at Least 78 Migrants. Search Underway for Survivors

Shipwreck Off Greece Claims the Lives of at Least 78 Migrants. Search Underway for Survivors

Rescuers scoured seas off Greece on Thursday in a massive search operation, as hopes dwindled of finding survivors of a shipwreck that killed at least 78 migrants in one of Europe's deadliest such disasters in recent years.Reports suggested hundreds of people had packed the fishing boat that capsized and sank early on Wednesday in deep waters about 50 miles (80 km) from the southern coastal town

India Eyes Green Hydrogen Bunkering at Major Ports by 2035

India Eyes Green Hydrogen Bunkering at Major Ports by 2035

India has set a deadline of 2035 to establish green hydrogen bunkering and refuelling facilities at major ports in the drive to cut its carbon footprint, the shipping ministry said in guidelines issued on Wednesday.One of the world's biggest emitters of greenhouse gases, India aims to cut emissions to net zero by 2070

At Least 29 Migrants Die When Two Boats Sink off Tunisia

At Least 29 Migrants Die When Two Boats Sink off Tunisia

At least 29 migrants from sub-Saharan Africa died when their two boats sank off the coast of Tunisia as they tried to cross the Mediterranean to Italy, the Tunisian coast guard said on Sunday. Separately, in the last four days, five migrant boats have sunk off the coast of the southern city of Sfax, leaving 67 missing and nine dead, after a significant increase in boats heading towards Italy.

Global Freight Slump Deepens At the Start of 2023

Global Freight Slump Deepens At the Start of 2023

Global freight movements continued to dwindle in the first two months of 2023 as manufacturers and distributors struggled to reduce excess inventories and cope with rising interest rates and increased caution among buyers.Container flows fell further in January and February compared with the same months a year earlier