SAFETY FIRST

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SAFETY FIRST
    • Operator : FLOWERS, J. RUSSELL, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1550
  • Location
    • City : NEW ORLEANS
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 126
  • Size
    • Register length : 70 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 28 Feet
    • Overall Length : 70 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 28 Feet
    • Load draft : 8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8 Feet
    • Height : 40 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2006
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1193706

FLOWERS, J. RUSSELL, INC.

  • Area of Operation : INLAND WATERWAYS
  • Principal Commodity : CHARTERS TO OTHERS

PGM

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RF

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

AEP

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

FMT

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

HB

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HD

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

IN

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JPF

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MEM

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CHARLOTTE ROUSH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOE B. WARD

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LAURA RODGERS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MATT LAGARDE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY CHALLENGER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY CRUSADER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY EXPLORER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY FOREVER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY GLORY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY GOAL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY GUIDE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY JOURNEY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY LEGEND

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY PRIDE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY PRIORITY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY QUEST

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY RUNNER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY SPIRIT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY STAR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY TEAM

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY VOYAGER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ACL

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

B

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BV

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ES

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

FMTA

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

FRI

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

ABS Launches Guide for Wind-assisted Propulsion Systems

ABS Launches Guide for Wind-assisted Propulsion Systems

ABS has published the ABS Guide to Wind-assisted Propulsion System Installation, providing class safety standards when installing wind-assisted systems.The classification society said its new guide is applicable to both Flettner rotors and wing sails, including both rigid and soft sails.

ABS’ Wiernicki: “COVID-19 will function as threat, a disruptor and catalyst for change”

ABS’ Wiernicki: “COVID-19 will function as threat, a disruptor and catalyst for change”

As COVID-19 and a historically weak energy market wreaks havoc on the maritime industry, Christopher J. Wiernicki, CEO, American Bureau of Shipping, tells Maritime Reporter & Engineering News in its May 2020 edition that “COVID-19 will function as threat, a disruptor and catalyst for change, driving class further away from calendar maintenance towards predictive operations.

Baleària Vessels to Be Certified as COVID-19 Safe

Baleària Vessels to Be Certified as COVID-19 Safe

Shipping line Baleària says it is working toward being the first in the world to obtain the Global Safe Site COVID-19 badge at the highest level (Excellence) from certification and inspection body Bureau Veritas, certifying that its ships and the ferry terminals that it manages implement specific procedures, cleaning plans, organizational and personal protective measures to prevent COVID-19.

MSC Awarded DNV GL Containership Fire Safety Notation

MSC Awarded DNV GL Containership Fire Safety Notation

Classification society DNV GL had awarded a new class notation to mitigate fire risks on containerships to MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company. The notation, announced by DNV GL – Maritime CEO Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen in London, has been implemented on the largest containerships in the world, the 23,000+ TEU MSC Gülsün class.The new FCS notation is targeted exclusively towards containerships.

An Ever-vigilant Focus on Passenger Vessel Safety

An Ever-vigilant Focus on Passenger Vessel Safety

When I came into office as the Passenger Vessel Association’s President for 2019 last January, I announced two strategic goals for our industry: to enhance safety and foster the professional growth of our next generation of leaders. I am proud to announce we have undertaken major initiatives and made progress on each.

Safely Navigating the Winds of Change

Safely Navigating the Winds of Change

The first-in-the-nation offshore wind training facility will be located at the Massachusetts Maritime Academy.In late October, with much fanfare, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker, Stephen Pike, CEO of the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center and many others joined officials from the Massachusetts Maritime Academy (MMA) to launch the first-in-the-nation offshore wind crew transfer training

USCG, ABS Approve Wireless Helm System for ATBs

USCG, ABS Approve Wireless Helm System for ATBs

U.S.-based autonomous marine systems developer Sea Machines announced on Tuesday that it has received class and regulatory approval to install its commercial wireless helm system aboard a class of U.S.-flag tugboats that support articulated tug-barge (ATB) sets, marking an industry first in wireless vessel control.The U.S.

AWT, Blount, Chartwell Sign Offshore Vessel Deal

AWT, Blount, Chartwell Sign Offshore Vessel Deal

U.S. offshore wind farm support company Atlantic Wind Transfers (AWT) has signed a multi-million-dollar, market-first order for two state-of the-art Chartwell 24 Crew Transfer Vessels (CTVs), developed by Chartwell Marine.The vessels, to be deployed in support of new wind farms off the East Coast, will be built by Blount Boats, with delivery scheduled for 2020."Meeting the demands of U.S.

NTSB Issues Duck Boat Safety Recommendations

NTSB Issues Duck Boat Safety Recommendations

U.S. federal officials are calling for new safety rules following the fatal sinking of a Missouri amphibious passenger vessel in July 2018.Seventeen of the 31 people aboard the modified WWII DUKW amphibious passenger vessel, or "duck boat", Stretch Duck 7 died, when the vessel sank during a rapidly developing high-wind storm on Table Rock Lake near Branson, Mo.

Oil Tankers Fire Injures 10 in S.Korea

A fire that spread across two oil tankers in a South Korean port injured 10 people on Saturday, coastguard and fire officials said, adding the blaze had largely been put out.An explosion occurred on the Stolt Groenland, a 25,000-tonne, Cayman Island-flagged oil tanker, at the southern port of Ulsan at around 10:50 a.m. (0150 GMT), a coastguard official said.

Revenues Soar at Russia’s PAO Sovcomflot

Revenues Soar at Russia’s PAO Sovcomflot

PAO Sovcomflot (SCF Group), which serves the energy shipping and offshore services to the oil and gas industries, reported in the first half of 2019 revenues rose 16.6% ($828m vs. $710.1m), TCE revenue rose 19.1% ($609m vs. $511.3m) and EBITDA rose 42.4% ($381.2m vs. $267.7m) as compared to the first half of 2018.

Sea Machines Demonstrates Autonomous Spill-Response Vessel

Sea Machines Demonstrates Autonomous Spill-Response Vessel

As a part of its cooperative agreement with the U.S. Department of Transportation Maritime Administration (MARAD), Boston-based Sea Machines Robotics announces that it has successfully demonstrated its autonomous systems in action on board a Kvichak Marco skimmer boat during events held along the Portland harbor earlier today.