ORLEANS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ORLEANS
    • Operator : GULFMARK AMERICAS, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 4200
  • Location
    • City : SAINT ROSE
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 2045
    • Full Load Capacity : 2929 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 234.4 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 54 Feet
    • Overall Length : 252 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 54 Feet
    • Load draft : 15.8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7.9 Feet
    • Height : 78.2 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 2014
    • Year : 2014
    • EQUIP1 : PUMP
    • Coast Guard Number : 1151394
    • REBLT : *

GULFMARK AMERICAS, INC.

  • Area of Operation : GULF INTERCOASTAL WATERWAYS OF LOUISIANA AND TEXAS; GULF OF MEXICO; TRINIDAD; BRAZIL; MEXICO AND UNITED ARAB EMERATES
  • Principal Commodity : VARIOUS TYPES OF OFFSHORE OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY CARGO; AND TRANSPORTATION OF SUPPLIES AND CREWS TO OFFSHORE FACILITIES

BIENVILLE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

BOURBON

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

CHARTRES

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

ESPLANADE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

IBERVILLE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

JERMAINE GIBSON

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

POLARIS

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

ROYAL

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

ST. LOUIS

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

THOMAS WAINWRIGHT

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

TIGER

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

TOUCHDOWN

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

TOULOUSE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

News

Four Rescued from Passenger Vessel Blaze

Four Rescued from Passenger Vessel Blaze

Four people have been rescued from a passenger vessel that caught fire in Chandeleur Sound, La., Monday.U.S. Coast Guard watchstanders in New Orleans received a report at 2:36 a.m. that the vessel Grand Sun was on fire near the Chandeleur Islands.The Coast Guard directed the launch of a helicopter crew from New Orleans to assist.The aircrew arrived on scene at 3:52 a.m.

Avondale Yard to Be Repurposed as a Multimodal Hub

Avondale Yard to Be Repurposed as a Multimodal Hub

The former Avondale Shipyard facility in Louisiana will be redeveloped into a logistics and intermodal hub under a joint venture group that took ownership of the shuttered shipyard today.The Avondale site, located just upriver from New Orleans, built and repaired commercial and military vessels for more than 75 years

USS Doyle Sails to the Scrapyard

USS Doyle Sails to the Scrapyard

The decommissioned USS Doyle (FFG-39) has concluded her final voyage from Philadelphia to New Orleans, where she will now be disassembled and recycled after 28 years of service in the U.S. Navy.The retired 4,050-ton Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigate will be dismantled by Southern Recycling, part of EMR.

E.N. BISSO Acquires PETCHEM

E.N. BISSO Acquires PETCHEM

New Orleans based E.N. BISSO & SON, INC. announced it has acquired fellow harbor tug serves provider PETCHEM, INC. of Port Canaveral, Fla., effective June 27, 2018.PETCHEM’s business at Port Canaveral, which includes three tugs and has been active since 1984, will continue to operate as PETCHEM, INC. with all staffing, personnel, equipment and service commitments unchanged.E.N.

Oil Spill Reported in the Gulf of Mexico

The U.S. Coast Guard said it is responding to reports of an oil spill near Breton Sound, La. in the Gulf of Mexico.Coast Guard Sector New Orleans watchstanders received a call at 6:29 p.m. on Thursday reporting a 61-foot motor vessel hitting the Breton Sound 18 production platform resulting in the spill of an estimated 840 gallons of crude oil from the platform.No injuries were reported.

Op/Ed: The Mississippi River is Boiling!

Op/Ed: The Mississippi River is Boiling!

U.S.-Flag dredgers answer the call in the Mississippi River Basin.Major flooding this winter in the Mississippi River Basin has created significant increased shoaling in the Southwest Pass Channel of the Mississippi River. Shoaling is generally described as the river containing elevated levels of sand and sediment resulting in high water levels and river swelling.

#BTC100 History

#BTC100 History

2016 brought about another milestone within Bouchard Transportation Co. with the appointment of Danielle Bouchard as Director of Communications. As the daughter of Morton S. Bouchard III, and the fifth generation to enter the family business, Danielle also holds the distinction of being the first female family member to hold an active role in the Company.

Boaters Strike Decommissioned Oil Rig

Boaters Strike Decommissioned Oil Rig

The U.S. Coast Guard said it has medevaced five boaters who were injured after striking a decommissioned oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico, Sunday.Coast Guard watchstanders in New Orleans received a mayday call on VHF-FM Channel 16 at 12:03 a.m. from a boater stating multiple persons on board had suffered injuries after their vessel struck a decommissioned offshore rig 23 nautical miles southeast of

#BTC100 History

#BTC100 History

In 2015, Bouchard Transportation Co. appointed Brendan J. Bouchard (son of President & CEO, Morton S. Bouchard III) as the company’s VP of Sales & Operations, firmly establishing the fifth generation of the Bouchard family as being an integral part of the Company. Also that same year, BTC christened ATB unit M/V Kim M. Bouchard and B. No. 270 in New Orleans.

WWII Museum’s PT-305 Sails Again

WWII Museum’s PT-305 Sails Again

Commercial workboat philanthropy on display on PT-305: WWII Museum’s PT-305 sails again after a far reaching donor-funded restoration.   In March, the National WWII Museum in New Orleans launched its reconstructed PT-305, built locally by Higgins Industries in 1943. The museum acquired the boat known as the USS Sudden Jerk in 2007, restoration began in 2009

The ‘Ag Coast’ of America

The ‘Ag Coast’ of America

St. Louis Region’s Agriculture Freight Network Poised for Growth as Handling Capacity Increases along a 15-mile section of the Mississippi River.    Located in the heartland of America, one 15-mile section of the Mississippi River in the St. Louis, Missouri, region delivers the highest level of grain barge handling capacity anywhere along the Mississippi River.

Coast Guard Responds to Oil Platform Blast

The U.S. Coast Guard is coordinating search efforts for a missing man after an explosion on an oil platform in Lake Pontchartrain near Kenner, La., Sunday evening.   Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report from a witness at approximately 8 p.m. of an oil platform explosion. The cause of the incident is unknown.