SAFETY PRIORITY

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SAFETY PRIORITY
    • 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 : 2011
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1218070

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 FIRST

  • 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 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

International Day of the Seafarer Spotlights Safety

International Day of the Seafarer Spotlights Safety

On June 25, the International Day of the Seafarer, IMO Secretary-General Arsenio Dominguez pays tribute to the two million seafarers who keep global markets functioning and supply chains going.In a video message to seafarers, Dominguez said: “Seafarers have been sorely tested in recent years – facing hostile acts from piracy or in conflict zones.

Crew of Ship Seized by Iran Are Safe, Operator MSC Says

Crew of Ship Seized by Iran Are Safe, Operator MSC Says

The 25 crew members of the MSC Aries, which was seized by Iran on April 13, are safe, shipping firm MSC said on Wednesday, adding that discussions with Iranian authorities are in progress to secure their earliest release."We are also working with the Iranian authorities to have the cargo discharged," the Swiss headquartered company said in a statement.

Pilot Called for Tugboat Help Before Baltimore Bridge Disaster

Pilot Called for Tugboat Help Before Baltimore Bridge Disaster

The pilot of the container ship that knocked down a highway bridge into Baltimore Harbor had radioed for tugboat help and reported a power loss minutes earlier, federal safety officials said on Wednesday, citing audio from the ship's "black box" data recorder.The head of the National Transportation Safety Board also said that Francis Scott Key Bridge

Authorities Warned of Ship Approach Moments Before Baltimore Bridge Collapse

Authorities Warned of Ship Approach Moments Before Baltimore Bridge Collapse

Federal investigators on Wednesday examined the cargo ship that crashed into a Baltimore bridge while emergency teams searched for bodies and details emerged of the intense efforts to save lives in the minutes before the steel span collapsed."Hold all traffic on the Key Bridge. There's a ship approaching that just lost their steering," someone said on police radio minutes before the 1:30 a.m.

Norway's Oil Industry Resumes Helicopter Flights After Deadly Crash

Norway's Oil Industry Resumes Helicopter Flights After Deadly Crash

Norwegian oil companies resumed helicopter flights to offshore oil and gas fields on Friday following Wednesday's deadly crash off the country's west coast, operator Equinor and airports said on Friday.On Thursday helicopter traffic was halted to oil and gas platforms following the crash in which one person died and five were injured.

Burning Vessel Diverted to Dutch Harbor, Alaska

Burning Vessel Diverted to Dutch Harbor, Alaska

The US Coast Guard is continuing to assess a fire reported on the 410-foot general cargo vessel Genius Star XI off Dutch Harbor, Alaska.The vessel is carrying lithium-ion batteries, and the fire started on Christmas Day in cargo hold No. 1. The crew released carbon dioxide into the hold and sealed it over concerns of an explosion.

US Gives Final Nod to Rhode Island's $1.5 Billion Offshore Wind Farm

US Gives Final Nod to Rhode Island's $1.5 Billion Offshore Wind Farm

The U.S Federal Permitting Improvement Steering Council on Thursday approved the construction of a $1.5 billion offshore wind farm off the coast of Rhode Island.The project, Revolution Wind, is run by Danish company Orsted and U.S.-based Eversource, and would bring a total of 704 megawatts (MW) clean energy to Connecticut and Rhode Island.

Damen Introduces Fully Electric SOV with Offshore Charging

Damen Introduces Fully Electric SOV with Offshore Charging

Damen Shipyards Group has officially launched a fully electric service operations vessel (SOV), 70 meters x 17 meters, with its offshore charging capabilities.To achieve offshore charging, Damen has partnered with UK-based MJR Power & Automation – a company that has previously developed an offshore charging system for a crew transfer vessel.

Tanker Safe After US Navy Responds

Tanker Safe After US Navy Responds

A U.S. Navy warship responded to a distress call from a commercial tanker in the Gulf of Aden that had been seized by armed individuals and is now safe, U.S. officials said on Sunday.The tanker, which had been carrying a cargo of phosphoric acid, was identified as the Central Park by the vessel's company. The officials did not identify the attackers.In a statement, the U.S.

Israeli-Linked Chemical Tanker Seized

Israeli-Linked Chemical Tanker Seized

Unidentified armed individuals have seized a tanker carrying a cargo of phosphoric acid in the Gulf of Aden on Sunday, the vessel's managing company and a U.S. defence official said.The incident, involving the chemical tanker Central Park, is the latest in a series of attacks in Middle Eastern waters since a brutal war between Israel and the Palestinian militant group Hamas broke out on October 7.

Close Call: US Coast Guard Rescues 12 as Bonnie G Ro-Ro Ship Runs Aground

Close Call: US Coast Guard Rescues 12 as Bonnie G Ro-Ro Ship Runs Aground

A U.S. Coast Guard boat crew rescued 12 people, Wednesday morning, after they were forced to abandon the Bonnie G vessel that was taking on water and ran aground just south of the airport in St. Thomas.All 12 people aboard the Bonnie G, a 195-foot Vanuatu-flagged “ro-ro” cargo vessel, are safe, and no injuries have been reported to the Coast Guard.

Maersk Ordered to Pay Seaman it Fired for Reporting Safety Issues

Maersk Line Limited has been ordered to pay more than $700,000 and reinstate a seafarer it fired for reporting safety concerns about a company vessel to the U.S. Coast Guard.A federal whistleblower investigation determined that the company—a U.S. subsidiary of Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller - Maersk—illegally suspended and terminated a seafarer who reported safety concerns about the U.S.