LIZ ALMA

  • General
    • Vessel Name : LIZ ALMA
    • Operator : BISSO TOWBOAT CO., INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3600
  • Location
    • City : NEW ORLEANS
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 79
  • Size
    • Register length : 92.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 28 Feet
    • Overall Length : 105 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 31 Feet
    • Load draft : 12.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 10.5 Feet
    • Height : 42 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1991
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 980567

BISSO TOWBOAT CO., INC.

  • Area of Operation : PORT OF NEW ORLEANS- MISSISSIPPI RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING AND FREIGHT

ALLISON S

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ALMA S.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BECKY S.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BILL S.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. BILLY SLATTEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CECILIA B SLATTEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JANE S.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MICHAEL S.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS ISABELLA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SCOTT T SLATTEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WILLIAM S.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

B

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BIG BILL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Port Constraints for Canada's Trans Mountain Pipeline May Crimp Oil Exports

Port Constraints for Canada's Trans Mountain Pipeline May Crimp Oil Exports

Logistical constraints at the Port of Vancouver mean waterborne oil exports from the highly anticipated Trans Mountain pipeline expansion due to start up on Wednesday may only be around half what the Canadian government-owned corporation has forecast, traders and shipping sources said.The C$34 billion ($24.

Shipping Industry Faces Fuel Dilemma in Bid to Cut Emissions

Shipping Industry Faces Fuel Dilemma in Bid to Cut Emissions

The shipping industry is under increasing pressure to decarbonize, but unclear regulatory guidelines, including around what sorts of cleaner fuels large vessels should run, is complicating that path to net zero, according to executives.Global shipping firms are looking for ways to lower their carbon footprints, particularly as the International Maritime Organization (IMO)

Five Killed After Barge Hits Bridge Near China's Guangzhou

Five Killed After Barge Hits Bridge Near China's Guangzhou

Five people were killed after a barge collided with a bridge over a waterway in China's Pearl River Delta near Guangzhou city, causing part of the bridge to break off, plunging vehicles into the water, Chinese state media reported on Thursday.The barge was travelling from Foshan city to a southern district of Guangzhou when it crashed into the bridge at 5:30 a.m.

Tanker Ablaze After Being Struck by Houthis in the Red Sea

Tanker Ablaze After Being Struck by Houthis in the Red Sea

Yemen's Houthi rebels on Friday stepped up attacks on vessels transiting the Red Sea, including a hit on a fuel tanker operated on behalf of trading firm Trafigura that sparked a fire.Trafigura said that the fuel tanker Marlin Luanda, which was operating on its behalf, was struck by a missile as it transited the Red Sea.

Philippines Says Chinese Coastguard 'Intentionally' Collided with Its Boats

Philippines Says Chinese Coastguard 'Intentionally' Collided with Its Boats

The Philippines on Monday accused Chinese coastguard vessels of "intentionally" colliding with its vessels on a resupply mission in a disputed part of the South China Sea, as ties deteriorated between the Southeast Asian U.S. ally and Beijing.Both sides traded accusations after the latest incident on Sunday, which was the most serious yet in the waters around the disputed Second Thomas shoal

Captain McManus Preps to Take the Helm of Empire State VII

Captain McManus Preps to Take the Helm of Empire State VII

Captain Morgan McManus will serve as the Ship’s Master on the Empire State VII, the first in a series of five National Security Multi-Mission Vessel (NSMV), which at press time was getting its post-sea trial finishing touches at Philly Shipyard. The project to design, build and deliver the NSMV series is one of the most exciting shipbuilding programs in the U.S.

SunStone’s Ocean Victory Takes on New Summer Charter

SunStone’s Ocean Victory Takes on New Summer Charter

SunStone Maritime Group has announced the long-term summer charter of the Infinity vessel, Ocean Victory, with a new client.From April 2025, the Ocean Victory will be trading in the Mediterranean Sea during northern hemisphere summer seasons for Spanish luxury cruise operator, Alma Cruceros.

Red Sea Crisis Adds 100,000 Bpd to Global Fuel Demand

Red Sea Crisis Adds 100,000 Bpd to Global Fuel Demand

The shipping industry is consuming an additional 100,000 barrels per day of fuel to sail longer distances needed to avoid traversing the Red Sea, Vitol Chief Executive Officer Russell Hardy said on Wednesday.Total distance traveled by ships is about 3% more than it was before Yemen's Houthi group started attacking shipping, Hardy said.

Upper Miss Navigation Season Draws to a Close

Upper Miss Navigation Season Draws to a Close

The 2023 navigation season has drawn to a close on the Upper Mississippi River.A 15-barge tow pushed by the towboat Thomas Erickson, the last of the season, departed Lock and Dam 10, near Guttenberg, Iowa, December 3, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District said.The 2023 season commence March 12

Sustainable Shipping: Alma Clean Power, Odfjell, and DNV to Deploy Innovative Solid Oxide Fuel Cell on Chemical Tanker

Sustainable Shipping: Alma Clean Power, Odfjell, and DNV to Deploy Innovative Solid Oxide Fuel Cell on Chemical Tanker

Alma Clean Power, Odfjell, and DNV have this week announced a new milestone in the development of a solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) system.The fuel cell system will be installed on a chemical tanker by the end of 2024, aiming to demonstrate the potential for significantly lower fuel consumption and CO2 emissions for deep-sea shipping, the trio said at an event in Singapore.

China Drives Japanese Fishing Ship from Contested Islands

China Drives Japanese Fishing Ship from Contested Islands

Chinese coast guard authorities said it took "necessary control measures" and drove away a Japanese fishing vessel that had entered "territorial waters" around Senkaku Islands, state media reported."We urge the Japanese side to immediately cease all illegal activities in the waters and ensure that similar incidents do not recur," China Marine Police spokesperson Gan Yu said

First Test of Ammonia Fuel Cell System a Success

First Test of Ammonia Fuel Cell System a Success

Norway-based Alma Clean Power announced it has successfully tested the world's first 6 kW direct ammonia fuel cell system.Alma Clean Power is working to develop modularized Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC) systems for applications in the ocean space, and it says the the 6-kW unit is the first building block of a complete 100-kW SOFC module.