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

One Dead, a Dozen Missing, Six Rescued After Lift Boat Capsizes off Louisiana

One Dead, a Dozen Missing, Six Rescued After Lift Boat Capsizes off Louisiana

One person has died, a dozen are missing and six others have been rescued after a commercial lift boat used to service oil rigs capsized in hurricane force winds south of Louisiana’s Port Fourchon, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Wednesday.Rescuers in Coast Guard cutters, aircraft and volunteer civilian boats were hunting for the dozen missing people in the Gulf of Mexico after the 234-foot

Fourteen US States Sue Biden Administration Over Oil and Gas Leasing Pause

Fourteen US States Sue Biden Administration Over Oil and Gas Leasing Pause

Fourteen U.S. states including Louisiana and Wyoming filed suits on Wednesday against President Joe Biden's administration to challenge his pause on new oil and gas leasing on federal lands and waters.The legal actions, which seek to restore regular federal drilling auctions, come a day before the administration is set to launch a review of the oil and gas leasing program.

Video: First Golden Ray Section Lifted and Removed

Video: First Golden Ray Section Lifted and Removed

Salvors finished cutting and lifting the first section of the capsized car carrier Golden Ray on Sunday, and the section was carried by barge to a local site for further sea fastening before transport to Louisiana for recycling.Delays during the first round of cutting operations, including those caused by a passing tropical storm and equipment issues

Oil Firms Restoring Output as Hurricane Exits Gulf of Mexico

Oil Firms Restoring Output as Hurricane Exits Gulf of Mexico

U.S. energy companies were returning workers and restarting operations at storm-swept production facilities along the U.S. Gulf Coast on Sunday, two days after Hurricane Delta barreled through the area.Chevron Corp, Royal Dutch Shell Plc and BHP Group were returning workers to production platforms in the U.S.-regulated northern Gulf of Mexico, the companies said.

LNG Carriers Wait in Gulf of Mexico for Hurricane Delta to Pass

LNG Carriers Wait in Gulf of Mexico for Hurricane Delta to Pass

More than half a dozen liquefied natural gas (LNG) tankers were waiting to enter U.S. export plants in the Gulf of Mexico as Hurricane Delta marches toward the Gulf Coast.Most tankers were located outside of Cheniere Energy Inc’s Sabine Pass and Cameron LNG’s Cameron plants in Louisiana, according to data from Refinitiv. There were also a few outside of Freeport LNG’s Freeport plant in Texas.

USCG Awards Four More Fast Response Cutters to Bollinger Shipyards

USCG Awards Four More Fast Response Cutters to Bollinger Shipyards

Bollinger Shipyards said it has been awarded contracts to build four additional Sentinel-Class Fast Response Cutters (FRC) for the U.S. Coast Guard, bringing the total number of FRCs awarded to the Louisiana shipbuilder up to 60 vessels since the program’s inception. The Coast Guard’s Program of Record is to procure 64 FRCs.

Offshore Oil Wells, Ports Shut as Hurricane Sally Advances on U.S. Gulf

Offshore Oil Wells, Ports Shut as Hurricane Sally Advances on U.S. Gulf

Energy companies, ports and refiners raced on Monday to shut down as Hurricane Sally grew stronger while lumbering toward the central U.S. Gulf Coast, the second significant hurricane to shutter oil and gas activity over the last month.The hurricane is disrupting oil imports and exports as the nation's sole offshore terminal, the Louisiana Offshore Oil Port (LOOP)

Mississippi River Ship Channel Deepening Begins

Mississippi River Ship Channel Deepening Begins

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) officially kicked off the project to deepen of the Mississippi River Ship Channel to 50 feet Friday, as Weeks Marine’s cutterhead dredge Captain Frank started dredging 5 miles above the Head of Passes.The USACE awarded this first contract for the Ship Channel deepening to Weeks Marine on September 3, 2020, and the Captain Frank started the deepening Friday.

Migrants Disembark Maersk Tanker After 38 Days on Board

Migrants Disembark Maersk Tanker After 38 Days on Board

A group of 27 migrants who had been stuck onboard the Maersk Etienne tanker for more than a month have been transferred safely to a ship operated by the NGO Mediterranea, Maersk Tankers said on Friday.The tanker’s crew rescued the migrants, including a pregnant woman, on August 4 near Malta from a wooden dinghy that had been at sea for days and sank immediately after the rescue operation.

Three Migrants Rescued After Jumping off Stranded Tanker

Three Migrants Rescued After Jumping off Stranded Tanker

Three migrants were rescued off the coast of Malta on Sunday after they jumped overboard from a tanker that has been denied entry by several countries since a rescue operation a month ago.The captain of the Maersk Etienne chemical tanker had warned last week that, while the migrants had no critical physical problems, the mental strain for those onboard was getting worse.

US Energy Exports Severely Disrupted by Hurricane Laura

US Energy Exports Severely Disrupted by Hurricane Laura

Oil and gas exports from the United States have been severely disrupted by Hurricane Laura, with nearly a million barrels per day (bpd) of crude exports likely reduced this week by closures of U.S. Gulf Coast terminals and disruptions at ports.The hurricane also temporarily suspended operations at several liquefied natural gas (LNG) facilities in the world’s third largest exporter of the

Port of Houston Reopens as Hurricane Closure Lifted

Port of Houston Reopens as Hurricane Closure Lifted

The Port of Houston, the United States' largest energy export port, began reopening to commercial shipping on Thursday after a day-long closure due to Hurricane Laura, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Ports along the Texas and Louisiana coasts were closed as the Category 4 hurricane churned up the Gulf of Mexico and went ashore in Cameron, Louisiana, early Thursday.