MORTON S. BOUCHARD JR

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MORTON S. BOUCHARD JR
    • Operator : 312642
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3900
  • Location
    • City : MELVILLE
    • STATE : NY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 135
  • Size
    • Register length : 104.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 31.2 Feet
    • Overall Length : 109 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 31.2 Feet
    • Load draft : 12 Feet
    • Light Draft : 10 Feet
    • Height : 77 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1975
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 565304

BARBARA E. BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BOUCHARD GIRLS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRENDAN BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BUSTER BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. FRED BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DANIELLE M. BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ELLEN BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EVENING MIST

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EVENING TIDE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

FREDERICK E. BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

J. GEORGE BETZ

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JANE A. BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LINDA LEE BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARION C BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MORTON S. BOUCHARD IV

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RALPH E. BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RHEA I. BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROBERT J. BOUCHARD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

B NO

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

News

Bouchard Pays $375,000 to Whistleblower

Bouchard Pays $375,000 to Whistleblower

Bouchard Transportation Co. Inc. and three former and current management officials from the Long Island-based petroleum barge company have paid $375,000 in restitution to the brother of one of two seamen killed in a 2017 barge explosion off Port Aransas, Texas.The seaman alleged the company fired him for cooperating with investigators and reporting safety concerns to the U.S.

Bouchard CEO Ordered to Step Down

Bouchard CEO Ordered to Step Down

Morton S. Bouchard, III, fourth generation leader of family-owned Bouchard Transportation, has been ordered to step down from his role as chief executive officer as the Long Island-based tug and barge operator continues to navigate through bankruptcy and a string of legal challenges.

US Navy Seizes Weapons from Dhows off Somalia

US Navy Seizes Weapons from Dhows off Somalia

The U.S. Navy seized thousands of weapons from two stateless dhows during a maritime security operation off the coast of Somalia last week.A boarding team from guided-missile destroyer USS Winston S. Churchill’s (DDG 81) discovered the illicit cargo during a flag verification boarding in international waters, and the confiscation took place February 11 and 12.

Op/Ed: SS United States, the Maritime Thoroughbred

Op/Ed: SS United States, the Maritime Thoroughbred

There are many hallmarks of great civilizations, but perhaps none so universal as their desire to push the boundaries of human achievement through innovation. A key source of American pride has always been our ability to dream big. When it comes to ships, there is no more powerful example of this than the SS United States.

Great Ships and The Ship Designer’s Curse

Great Ships and The Ship Designer’s Curse

For the Design issue Greg Trauthwein asked me to write about a favorite ship design. I have no favorite ship design, or should say there are simply too many that are truly worthy of mention.  But when considering favorite designs, ship designers (and builders) do carry a strange curse.

Tanker Rescues 18 from Sinking Fishing Vessel

Tanker Rescues 18 from Sinking Fishing Vessel

A tanker vessel rescued of 18 Ecuadorians after their 72-foot commercial fishing vessel sank Friday approximately 350 miles north of the Galapagos Islands, the U.S. Coast Guard said.USCG 11th District watchstanders received an alert from an emergency position-indicating radio beacon from an unknown vessel north of the Galapagos Islands at 4:30 a.m. Friday.

French and Japanese Warships Aid Injured Mariner

French and Japanese Warships Aid Injured Mariner

Two warships came to the aid of an injured seafarer on board the Indian-flagged merchant tanker Lourdes off the coast of Oman in the early hours on Monday.French frigate Jean Bart and Japanese destroyer Ariake were called to conduct the emergency operation, which saw medical personnel from both vessels assist an Indian patient who had a suspected head injury.

Ingram Barge to Acquire Cheryl K and San Jacinto River Fleet

Ingram Barge to Acquire Cheryl K and San Jacinto River Fleet

Nashville-based Ingram Barge Company announced Tuesday that its wholly-owned subsidiary Houston Fleeting Services has reached a deal to acquire the business assets Houston-based Cheryl K and San Jacinto River Fleet. According to Ingram Barge, the purchase allows it to expand its footprint into the Houston area and along the Texas Gulf Coast while simultaneously growing its logistics

Detyens Lines Up More MSC Ship Repair Work

Detyens Lines Up More MSC Ship Repair Work

Within a week's time, Detyens Shipyards has secured two Military Sealift Command (MSC) ship repair contracts worth more than $29 million combined. The privately-owned Charleston, S.C. repair yard beat out two other competing shipyards to secure a $18,144,376, 76-calendar day, firm-fixed-price contract for the regular overhaul dry-docking availability of the fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy

Video: US Warship Aids Iranian Mariners in Distress

Video: US Warship Aids Iranian Mariners in Distress

The U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer USS Winston S. Churchill (DDG 81) provided assistance to an Iranian-flagged dhow in distress in the Arabian Sea, October 15.While operating under Combined Maritime Forces (CMF), Churchill received signal from the motor vessel via flashing light that it was in distress.

ABB’s Schwarz Honored with USMMA McCready Award

ABB’s Schwarz Honored with USMMA McCready Award

Edward Schwarz, Vice President for ABB Marine and Ports, received the United States Merchant Marine Academy’s Rear Admiral Lauren S. McCready Award as the 51st recipient.Edward A. Waryas, Jr., Board Member for NYSE-traded KNOT Offshore Partners, LP as the 43rd recipient of the award and co-chair of the award’s committee made the announcement.The Lauren S.

Bouchard Transportation Files for Chapter 11

Bouchard Transportation Files for Chapter 11

Long Island-based barge operator Bouchard Transportation has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy after several years fraught with legal and financial difficulties.The family-owned oceangoing tug and petroleum barge firm filed alongside several of its subsidiaries Monday in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas.