RED BIRD

  • General
    • Vessel Name : RED BIRD
    • Operator : HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY
    • Vessel Type : Undefined
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 300
  • Location
    • City : VENICE
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 30
    • Full Load Capacity : 44 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 6
  • Size
    • Register length : 45 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 17.8 Feet
    • Overall Length : 45 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 17.8 Feet
    • Load draft : 5.3 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5.3 Feet
    • Height : 6 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1985
    • EQUIP2 : (4200 LBS.)
    • EQUIP1 : 1 HYD. CRANE
    • Coast Guard Number : 500812

HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY

  • Area of Operation : BASTIAN BAY & LAKE GRANDE ECAILLE AREAS; VERMILION BAY AREA WITH A SHORE BASE IN INTRACOASTAL CITY, LA & TERREBONNE BAY AREA WITH A SHORE BASE IN COCODRIE, LA; LAKE BARRE, DOG LAKE, SOUTHWEST PASS & WEST BAY
  • Principal Commodity : CREW MEMBERS AND LIVING SUPPLIES

MR. JEFF

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

ANN K

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

CAPT. GEORGE

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

CAPTAIN MITCH

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

CARA ANN

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

CRAWFISH

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

IAN MICHELLE

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

LILLIE BELLE

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

MAKO

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

MISS JANIS

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

MISS TAYLOR

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

MR. BUD

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

MR. STANLEY

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

MS. LAURIE

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

MULE BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PEGASUS

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

PORT ROYAL

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

PUMPER EXPRESS

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

SUN RUNNER

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

SURF RUNNER

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

T. STRODERD

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

SHERRIE MARIE

  • Type : Other
  • Construction : Steel

NO

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

H. O. BOEHLE

  • Type : Undefined
  • Construction : Aluminum

MADD MAX

  • Type : Undefined
  • Construction : Aluminum

MR. EVANS

  • Type : Undefined
  • Construction : Aluminum

MR. JACKIE

  • Type : Undefined
  • Construction : Aluminum

MS. JANET

  • Type : Undefined
  • Construction : Aluminum

T-BAY

  • Type : Undefined
  • Construction : Aluminum

News

Red and White and Green All Over

Red and White and Green All Over

INSIGHTS: Thomas C. Escher, Chairman, Red and White FleetIn 1960, Tom Escher, the grandson of the founder and now the current owner, started working as a sweeper and a mechanics helper on the Red and White vessels. In 1997, Escher purchased the Red and White Fleet, becoming the third generation of the family to own and operate the business.

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.

Storm Beaches Merchant Ship in Israel

Storm Beaches Merchant Ship in Israel

A cargo ship drifted onto a beach in southern Israel on Thursday after heavy winds and stormy weather forced the vessel away from its anchor point near the port of Ashdod.The 90 meter-long Zelek Star was carrying cement and other goods from Greece to Israel when it was swept away and approached Oranim Beach, officials said.

Iranian Tanker Hit by Missiles, Oil Rises

Iranian Tanker Hit by Missiles, Oil Rises

Oil prices jumped more than 2% on Friday, October 11, 2019, after Iranian media said a state-owned oil tanker had been struck by missiles in the Red Sea near Saudi Arabia, raising the prospect of supply disruptions weeks after attacks on Saudi oil plants.The Suezmax crude tanker Sabiti was ablaze and suffered heavy damage after being hit by two missiles, Iranian media reported.

World's Largest LNG-powered Containership Launched

World's Largest LNG-powered Containership Launched

The CMA CGM Group has launched its first new vessel in a series of nine liquefied natural gas (LNG) powered ultra large containerships at the Shanghai Jiangnan-Changxing Shipyard, the France-based shipping and logistics company announced on Wednesday.At 23,000-TEU capacity, the CMA CGM Jacques Saadé and its eight French-flagged sisterships will be the world’s largest containerships to run on LNG

Interview: Fredrik Johansson, Tillberg Design of Sweden

Interview: Fredrik Johansson, Tillberg Design of Sweden

Tillberg Design of Sweden has been a central player in the six-year quest to envision, design, build and launch The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection brand. It has had a hand in all design aspects, from vessel exterior and interior, down to the service organization and the crew uniforms, as Fredrik Johansson, MA, Partner, Executive Project Director, explains.

Nearly 500 Airlifted from Stricken Cruise Ship

Rescue services had airlifted 479 people to safety from a luxury cruise liner with engine trouble off the coast of Norway by Sunday morning and began towing the vessel to a nearby port.The Viking Sky, with 1,373 passengers and crew on board, sent out a mayday signal on Saturday as it drifted towards land in the Norwegian Sea.

U.S. Army Corps Selects 10 Beneficial Use Pilot Projects

U.S. Army Corps Selects 10 Beneficial Use Pilot Projects

At the end of December, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (ACE) announced its selection of ten dredging projects that will form the core of a pilot program to advance the beneficial use of dredged material.The recent U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ announcement culminated a program required by Congress, established within the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2016, specifically Section 1122.

MHI: LNG Carrier "Marvel Crane" Christened

MHI: LNG Carrier "Marvel Crane" Christened

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding held a christening ceremony on February 21 for the next-generation LNG (liquefied natural gas) carrier currently under construction for Mitsui & Co., Ltd.The new ship, named Marvel Crane, is a design that significantly improves both LNG carrying capacity and fuel performance due to the adoption of efficient hull structure and hybrid propulsion system.

Inside the World's Top Ferry Lines

Inside the World's Top Ferry Lines

The ferry business, unlike more industrial parts of the shipping business, touches wide swaths of the world’s population across continents. The membership of Interferry, the leading trade group for the industry, with non-Governmental organization (NGO) status at the International Maritime Organization (IMO) includes 200+ members from all parts of the ferry spectrum.

New Pilot Boat Delivered to Brazos Pilots Association

New Pilot Boat Delivered to Brazos Pilots Association

Louisiana-based shipbuilder Metal Shark has delivered a custom welded-aluminum pilot boat to the Brazos Pilots Association in Freeport, Texas.The new vessel, “Brazos Pilot,” is a 64’ x 19’ Defiant-class monohull pilot boat designed by Metal Shark and built at the company’s Franklin, Louisiana shipyard.

CRUISE SHIPPING: Meyer Turku Delivers Mein Schiff 2

CRUISE SHIPPING: Meyer Turku Delivers Mein Schiff 2

Momentum in the red hot cruise industry continues to build as TUI Cruises takes delivery of New Mein Schiff 2 from Meyer Turku shipyard.“For us it has been a thrill working with TUI Cruises on the design and construction of this ship. The passengers will surely notice and hopefully like the differences to the previous ships," CEO Jan Meyer said.