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

Containership Runs Aground Near New Orleans

Containership Runs Aground Near New Orleans

A 334-meter containership ran aground near mile marker 81 of the Mississippi River, Friday, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Coast Guard watchstanders in New Orleans received a call at 3:20 a.m. that the Liberian-flagged Belita had run aground near 12-mile point, at mile marker 81 of the Mississippi River.

Kirby to Acquire Savage Inland Marine Fleet

Kirby to Acquire Savage Inland Marine Fleet

Houston-based Kirby Corporation said it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Savage Inland Marine's towboat and tank barge fleet for approximately $278 million in cash and the assumption of leases.Kirby will acquire Savage's inland fleet consisting of 46 towboats and 90 tank barges with approximately 2.

Coast Guard Suspends Search for Three Missing Mariners

The search for three missing mariners was called off on Monday after two towing vessels collided on the Mississippi River at mile marker 123, near Luling, La., Sunday, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Search crews scoured more than 835 nautical miles for approximately 67 hours but were unable to find the three missing mariners, the Coast Guard said.

Three Missing After Tug Collision

The U.S. Coast Guard and local agencies are searching for three crew members missing following a collision between two towing vessels on the Mississippi River at mile marker 123, near Luling, La., Sunday.The Coast Guard said its watchstanders in New Orleans were alerted at 5:37 a.m.

The Mighty Mississippi: Taming the Bull

The Mighty Mississippi: Taming the Bull

The beneficial use of dredge material sets a record in FY 2019. And, we’re just getting started. Funding will be the key.In mid-November 2018, concerns began to rise about an unseasonably high river stages on the Upper Mississippi River Basin generated by significant precipitation events.

Metal Shark Delivers Two Pilot Boats to New Orleans

Metal Shark Delivers Two Pilot Boats to New Orleans

Shipbuilder Metal Shark has delivered two new pilot boats to New Orleans-based operator Belle Chasse Marine Transportation, LLC (BCMT).Designed in-house by Metal Shark and built at the company’s Jeanerette, La. production facility, Jet 1 and Jet 2 are 45-foot welded aluminum Defiant-class monohull pilothouse vessels featuring an extensively proven hull design.

Aalund Named International Propeller Club's President

Aalund Named International Propeller Club's President

Niels Aalund was elected at the 93rd International Convention and Conference in New Orleans on October 17th.New Orleans, LA: Prominent maritime industry stakeholder Niels Aalund has been elected President of the International Propeller Club. Mr. Aalund will serve a two-year term, commencing from October 17th.

SHORTSEA SHIPPING: All the Right Moves (Finally)

SHORTSEA SHIPPING: All the Right Moves (Finally)

Marine Highways Gain Traction in the Intermodal Supply Chain.In the United States, landside infrastructure is at a crisis point. Congestion at the big hub ports, exacerbated by imperfect intermodal interfaces with surface transport serving cargo hinterlands is at the heart of the matter.

Illinois Waterway Closures: Look for the Workaround

Illinois Waterway Closures: Look for the Workaround

A set of complicated lock-and-dam projects on the Illinois Waterway, from Chicago to the Mississippi, has yellow lights flashing throughout the Midwest freight industry. In effect, the entire Waterway will be shut down next summer as the Army Corps of Engineers, Rock Island Division, starts some hefty replacement and maintenance projects, from LaGrange to Brandon Road locks and dams.

Interview: Todd Fuller, President, Associated Terminals

Interview: Todd Fuller, President, Associated Terminals

Associated Terminals runs an impressive mid-stream cargo handling operation on the Lower Mississippi River, unloading bulk carriers with high-efficiency cranes loading a carousel of barges. Maritime Reporter & Engineering News/MarineLink.com spent some time with Todd Fuller, President, Associated Terminals to discuss the operation.

USCG Investigating Offshore Facility Fatalities

USCG Investigating Offshore Facility Fatalities

Rear Adm. John Nadeau, who recently took command of the Eighth Coast Guard District in New Orleans, convened a formal investigation last week for the incident that occurred onboard the offshore production facility Auger, June 30, 2019.Crewmembers aboard the Auger were testing the facility’s lifeboat recovery system when a malfunction occurred resulting in the loss of two lives.

Admiral Schultz Emphasizes Maritime as a Driver of U.S. Commerce

Admiral Schultz Emphasizes Maritime as a Driver of U.S. Commerce

Last month Maritime Reporter & Engineering News was invited to join Admiral Karl Schultz, the Commandant of the United States Coast Guard, on a trek to New Orleans for an underway tour on board a mid-stream transfer operation in the Mississippi River. As the U.S. inland waterway system has endured historic water levels for more than six months