LOUISIANA SUN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : LOUISIANA SUN
    • Operator : 3202075
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1200
  • Location
    • City : NEW ORLEANS
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 97
  • Size
    • Register length : 60.9 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 65 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 26.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 9.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8.5 Feet
    • Height : 35 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1981
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 631371

ART

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

AT

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ATM

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CA

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CGB

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

FIC

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JB

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SG

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TCB

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TILC

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TRENT

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TRI

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WCC

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

XL

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

XR

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

AMERICAN BEAUTY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

AMERICAN HERITAGE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

AMERICAN PILLAR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ANDREW CARGILL MACMILLAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ARDYCE RANDALL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

COOPERATIVE AMBASSADOR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

COOPERATIVE ENTERPRISE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

COOPERATIVE MARINER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

COOPERATIVE SPIRIT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

COOPERATIVE VANGUARD

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

COOPERATIVE VENTURE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CORAL DAWN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CRIMSON GEM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CRIMSON GLORY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAN MACMILLAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DECATUR LADY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JZL

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

K

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MCR

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ML

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MM

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PCBL

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RBL

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RRS

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SER

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GINNY STONE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HARVEST BOUNTY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

INEZ ANDREAS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JILL CAROLYN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN H. MACMILLAN JR.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOYCE HALE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LOUISIANA LEGEND

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LOUISIANA MOON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY EVELYN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NEW DAWN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PRAIRIE DAWN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PROSPERITY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROBERTA TABOR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SALLY ARCHER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SCARLET GEM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIERRA DAWN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

STARFIRE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TERREBONNE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

VIKING QUEEN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

AB

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ABC

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ACO

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ADM

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CONDO II

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

MMLP

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Single Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

QSB

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

TB

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

News

Metal Shark Delivers Towboat to FMT

Metal Shark Delivers Towboat to FMT

Metal Shark announced Monday its Bayou La Batre, Ala. shipyard has delivered its first newbuild, a 120’ x 35’ river towboat for Florida Marine Transporters, Inc. (FMT) of Mandeville, La.The four-decked, welded-steel, USCG Subchapter “M”-compliant towboat Stephanie Pasentine, which bears the distinction of being Louisiana-based Metal Shark’s first-ever steel newbuild and also its first inland

Bollinger Delivers USCGC Harold Miller

Bollinger Delivers USCGC Harold Miller

Bollinger Shipyards on Thursday delivered the USCGC Harold Miller to the U.S. Coast Guard in Key West, Fla. This is the 161st vessel Bollinger has delivered to the U.S. Coast Guard over a 35 year period and the 38th Fast Response Cutter delivered on the current program. The USCGC Harold Miller is the third of three FRCs to be home-ported in Galveston, Texas.

Barge Lines Boost Crew Safety as Virus Threatens Crucial Cargo

Barge Lines Boost Crew Safety as Virus Threatens Crucial Cargo

The world has radically changed since towboat captain Terry Hall boarded his vessel late last month in Wood River, Illinois, for his four-week shift hauling bargeloads of crude oil, chemicals, scrap metal and other goods up and down the Mississippi River.His employer, Canal Barge Co

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

Three Missing After Tug Collision

The U.S. Coast Guard and local agencies are searching for three crew members missing following a collision between two towing vessels on the Mississippi River at mile marker 123, near Luling, La., Sunday.The Coast Guard said its watchstanders in New Orleans were alerted at 5:37 a.m.

KHI Delivers LNG carrier Marvel Pelican

KHI Delivers LNG carrier Marvel Pelican

Japanese public multinational corporation Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) has delivered the Marvel Pelican, a 155,000 m3 capacity liquefied natural gas (LNG) transport vessel for use by Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL).The second of Kawasaki's line of 155,000 m3 capacity LNG carriers to be commissioned, this ship is designed to enable passage through the newly expanded Panama Canal

Methanol-Fueled Chem Tanker Delivered to NYK

Methanol-Fueled Chem Tanker Delivered to NYK

Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK Group) has taken delivery of Takaroa Sun, a methanol carrier equipped with two-stroke dual-fuel engine tech that allows the vessel to be powered by methanol. Built in South Korea at Hyundai MIPO Dockyard, the new ship was funded through NYK’s green financing initiative established to support environment-friendly projects.

Metal Shark Expands Into Peru

Metal Shark Expands Into Peru

USA-based shipbuilder Metal Shark has announced its expansion into the country of Peru, with a new patrol boat order now in production, and a multiyear co-production agreement recently established with the state-operated Peruvian shipyard Servicios Industriales de la Marina (SIMA-PERU SA).

Inland Container on Vessel Logistics Advance

Inland Container on Vessel Logistics Advance

Missouri Port Authorities Team Up To Advance Plan For Statewide Initiative That Focuses On Innovative Inland Waterway Container-On-Vessel Freight Service.Missouri Governor Michael Parson visited the Mississippi River town of Herculaneum on August 12 to find out more about statewide efforts to deliver a new option to transport freight along the inland waterways and what role an innovative

MN100: Chris Allard: Co-Owner / CEO Metal Shark

MN100: Chris Allard: Co-Owner / CEO Metal Shark

A naval architect and graduate of the Webb Institute, Co-Owner/CEO Chris Allard introduced the engineering-centric approach that has fueled Metal Shark’s growth; driving innovation and transforming the company from a regional builder to a globally recognized industry leader.Under Allard’s direction

Interview: Todd Fuller, President, Associated Terminals

Interview: Todd Fuller, President, Associated Terminals

Associated Terminals runs an impressive mid-stream cargo handling operation on the Lower Mississippi River, unloading bulk carriers with high-efficiency cranes loading a carousel of barges. Maritime Reporter & Engineering News/MarineLink.com spent some time with Todd Fuller, President, Associated Terminals to discuss the operation.

US Gulf Production Restarting After Barry

US Gulf Production Restarting After Barry

U.S. oil companies on Monday began restoring some of the more than nearly 74% production shut at U.S. Gulf of Mexico platforms ahead of Hurricane Barry, the U.S. offshore drilling regulator said.There was 1.3 million barrels per day (bpd) of oil production off line in the U.S.-regulated areas of the Gulf of Mexico on Monday, about 80,000 barrels less than on Sunday, according to the U.S.