M/V DONALD WOOD

  • General
    • Vessel Name : M/V DONALD WOOD
    • Operator : WOOD TOWING, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2000
  • Location
    • City : NEW ORLEANS
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 191
    • Full Load Capacity : 239 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 75 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 34 Feet
    • Overall Length : 75 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 34 Feet
    • Load draft : 11.2 Feet
    • Light Draft : 11.2 Feet
    • Height : 48.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2014
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1257686

WOOD TOWING, LLC

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY OF LOUISIANA AND TEXAS; HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL
  • Principal Commodity : PUSH BARGES OF GRAINS, COAL, STEEL AND LIQUID CARGO BARGES

HAROLD ANCAR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JERRY ARAGON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KENNY BILLIOT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RONALD LECOMPTE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TERREL WILLIAMS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

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US Approves Temporary Jones Act Waiver for Storm-hit Puerto Rico

The Biden administration on Wednesday approved a waiver of U.S. shipping rules to address Puerto Rico’s immediate energy and other essential needs in the wake of a devastating hurricane.Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said he approved "a temporary and targeted Jones Act Waiver" to ensure Puerto Ricans "have sufficient diesel to run generators needed for electricity and the

ASKO's Electric Self-driving Vessels Christened

ASKO's Electric Self-driving Vessels Christened

Norwegian grocery distributor ASKO announced its two new full-electric, self-driving vessels have been christened.The battery-electric powered RoRo cargo ferries, named Marit and Therese, will cross the Oslo Fjord daily between Moss and Horten, mainly carrying groceries for NorgesGruppen's chains.

New Wood Chip Carrier Will Collect Ocean Microplastics

New Wood Chip Carrier Will Collect Ocean Microplastics

A newly built wood chip carrier vessel recently delivered to Japanese shipping company NYK is equipped to collect ocean microplatics for researchers to study.The Stellar Harmony, built by Imabari's Iwagi Zosen Co., Ltd shipyard, was officially handed over on August 23. The vessel will transport wood chips mainly from New Zealand, Australia

100-year-old Ferry Sinks in Astoria, Ore.

100-year-old Ferry Sinks in Astoria, Ore.

A 100-year-old, out-of-service passenger ferry Tourist No. 2 capsized in the Columbia River while moored near Astoria, Ore. on Thursday. There were no passengers on board.The U.S. Coast Guard said it is responding and that an investigation into the cause of the sinking is underway.

First Foundations Installed at World's Largest Offshore Wind Farm

First Foundations Installed at World's Largest Offshore Wind Farm

The first monopile and transition piece have been installed at the Dogger Bank Wind Farm in the U.K. North Sea, marking a key milestone for the construction of the world's largest offshore wind farm.The foundations, designed by Wood Thilsted, are up to 72m in length, weigh on average 1057 tonnes and include the world’s largest 8m offshore wind flange.

Biden Moves to Expand Offshore Wind to Gulf of Mexico

Biden Moves to Expand Offshore Wind to Gulf of Mexico

The Biden administration on Wednesday said it had identified 700,000 acres for possible offshore wind energy development in the Gulf of Mexico, seeking to expand a growing clean energy industry to a major U.S. oil and gas hub.It also said President Joe Biden would direct his Interior Department to move ahead with offshore wind development in areas of the Atlantic coast where former President

Five-year Plan: U.S. to Hold Between Zero and 11 Offshore Drilling Lease Sales

Five-year Plan: U.S. to Hold Between Zero and 11 Offshore Drilling Lease Sales

President Joe Biden's administration on Friday unveiled a five-year proposal for offshore oil and gas development in areas of existing production, and said the final plan may have anywhere from zero to 11 lease sales.The range of options, between two auctions a year and none at all

Biden Administration Offshore Drilling Plan Delayed

Biden Administration Offshore Drilling Plan Delayed

The Biden administration on Thursday delayed the rollout of a proposed five-year offshore oil and gas development plan that had been promised by the end of the month, according to sources.Interior Department Secretary Deb Haaland in May had vowed to unveil the draft proposal ahead of the June 30 expiration of the current plan.

Harland & Wolff Returns to Action with First Newbuild Order

Harland & Wolff Returns to Action with First Newbuild Order

The historic Belfast shipyard Harland & Wolff announced it has secured its first newbuild order since being bought out of administration in 2019.The shipyard, best known for having built the Titanic, is returning to action after being purchased by London-based InfraStrata. The yard said on Wednesday that it was awarded an initial contract worth approximately £8.5 million to build 11 barges for U.

TankerTrackers.com Locates Seized Greek Tankers in Iranian Waters

TankerTrackers.com Locates Seized Greek Tankers in Iranian Waters

Two Greek oil tankers seized by Iran last week are located in Iranian waters, monitoring service TankerTrackers.com said in a Twitter post on Thursday."We now have a visual confirmation that the hijacked Greek Suezmax tanker Prudent Warrior is in the anchorage of Bandar Abbas, Iran," the online service which tracks and reports shipments and storage of crude oil said in the post.

Carnival Corp Names Weinstein as Next President & CEO

Carnival Corp Names Weinstein as Next President & CEO

Carnival Corporation & plc, the world's largest cruise company, announced its current Chief Operations Officer Josh Weinstein will assume the role of President and CEO of Carnival Corporation & plc, effective August 1, succeeding Arnold Donald, who is being appointed Vice Chair and member of the Boards of Directors.

LMG Marin to Design Zero-emissions Fuel Tanker

LMG Marin to Design Zero-emissions Fuel Tanker

Naval architecture firm LMG Marin has secured a contract to design a zero-emissions tanker for Grieg Edge, the dedicated innovation unit of the Grieg Maritime Group. The vessel is said to be the world’s first green ammonia-fueled tanker, according to the Norway-based designer, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Singapore-headquartered Sembcorp Marine.