MISS LAUREN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MISS LAUREN
    • Operator : GULF KING, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 165
  • Location
    • City : VENICE
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 24
    • Full Load Capacity : 33 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 6
  • Size
    • Register length : 49.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 16 Feet
    • Overall Length : 49.1 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 16 Feet
    • Load draft : 4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3.5 Feet
    • Height : 25 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1966
    • EQUIP2 : WINCH
    • EQUIP1 : 2 TON HYDRAULIC
    • Coast Guard Number : 506371

GULF KING, LLC

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND GULF INTERCOASTAL WATERWAYS OF LOUISIANA
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

News

Fishing Vessel Sinks in New Jersey

Fishing Vessel Sinks in New Jersey

The U.S. Coast Guard said it is monitoring the salvage of a partially-sunken commercial fishing vessel in Manasquan Inlet, N.J.Watchstanders in the Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay command center received notification at 2 a.m. Saturday that the 44-foot fishing vessel Miss Kathleen allided with the northern Manasquan Inlet jetty and was taking on water with three people and a dog aboard.

Argentine Submarine Found After Yearlong Search

Argentine Submarine Found After Yearlong Search

The Argentine Navy submarine that went missing a year ago off the country's Atlantic Coast was found by a private company involved in what had been a massive search for the vessel and its 44-member crew, the defense ministry said in a news conference on Saturday.The ARA San Juan submarine was discovered by marine tracking contractor Ocean Infinity, 907 meters (2,975 feet) below the ocean surface.

Ferry Hits Yachts in Heavy Fog off Isle of Wight

Ferry Hits Yachts in Heavy Fog off Isle of Wight

A ferry collided with at least two yachts and then ran aground in heavy fog off the Isle of Wight in southern England on Sunday, the Maritime and Coastguard Agency said.The Coastguard said a member of the public had called emergency services after hearing cries of help from Cowes Harbour, but after an extensive search by rescue teams it said no one was in the water or missing.

Maritime Accidents & Confidential near-miss Reporting

Maritime Accidents & Confidential near-miss Reporting

As in most if not all industries, the maritime sector experiences many more near-misses than actual casualties.  And yet, information regarding near-misses is seldom shared outside the particular company or vessel/facility involved.  This is a needless waste of valuable learning opportunities.

Divers, Underwater Drone Searching for 192 Missing in Ferry Disaster

Divers, Underwater Drone Searching for 192 Missing in Ferry Disaster

Divers and an underwater drone on Wednesday joined a fleet of rescue vessels in Indonesia's search for at least 192 passengers missing two days after an overcrowded wooden ferry sank in one of the world's deepest volcanic lakes in Sumatra.Authorities are unable to confirm how many were aboard when the vessel sank on Monday in bad weather, since it did not have a manifest.

Containership Crewman Rescued after Falling Overboard

Containership Crewman Rescued after Falling Overboard

A missing containership crew member was rescued from the sea Wednesday, roughly 5 miles east of Port Everglades, Fla.After the 456-foot Liberian-flagged containship Vega Sagittarius moored in Port Everglades at approximately 6:40 a.m., they notified U.S. Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders of a missing crew member last seen at approximately 5:30 a.m.

Fourteen Missing after Chinese Dredger Capsizes off Malaysia

One person drowned while 14 others were missing after a Chinese sand-dredging vessel capsized off Malaysia's southern state of Johor on Wednesday (March 21), officials said.   Three Chinese crew members were rescued safely after authorities received reports that the JBB Rong Chang 8 had overturned in the waters of Parit Jawa, in Muar district, at 8.50 a.m.

Man Overboard: Bulker Crewman Missing off Virginia

The U.S. Coast Guard and other agencies are searching for a missing crewman who fell overboard from an anchored bulk carrier near Cape Charles, Va., Tuesday.   The 33-year-old Chinese crewman reportedly went overboard early Tuesday morning while fastening a ladder on the starboard quarter of the 770-foot Hong Kong flagged cargo ship Lara Venture at the Cape Charles Anchorage.

One Dead after Maersk Line Vessel Catches Fire

One Dead after Maersk Line Vessel Catches Fire

A crew member died and four others went missing after fire broke out on a new Maersk Line container vessel in the Arabian Sea, the company said.   The vessel caught fire at around 1520 GMT on Tuesday, about 900 nautical miles southeast of Salalah, Oman, the world's biggest container shipping company said in a statement.

Maersk Ship Ablaze in Arabian Sea, 4 Crew Missing

Maersk Ship Ablaze in Arabian Sea, 4 Crew Missing

Maersk has reported an active fire in a cargo hold on its liner vessel Maersk Honam en route from Singapore toward Suez around 900 nautical miles southeast of Salalah, Oman. After firefighting efforts were unsuccessful, the crew sent out a distress signal and a total of 23 crew members were evacuated to the nearby vessel ALS Ceres, which arrived at the scene around 18:30 GMT.

Search Resumes after Eight Survivors of Kiribati Ferry Rescued

New Zealand military planes on Monday were scouring a section of the Pacific Ocean for more survivors from a missing ferry after eight people were rescued from a dingy that was adrift for days.   The survivors, including an unconscious teenage girl, were safely transferred to a nearby fishing vessel late on Sunday, Defence Force Air Commodore Darryn Webb told Radio New Zealand.

Iranian Warship Crashes at Caspian Port, Two Crew Missing

An Iranian warship crashed into concrete wave breakers at a port in the Caspian Sea and two of its crew members are missing, according to local media reports.   The 100-meter long warship, called Damavand, crashed at the harbour town of Bandar Anzali during stormy seas which kicked up waves as high as four meters, Gilnegah, a website focused on news about the northern province of Gilan, reported.