SAN AUSTIN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SAN AUSTIN
    • Operator : BUFFALO MARINE SERVICE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1400
  • Location
    • City : HOUSTON
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 82
  • Size
    • Register length : 62 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26 Feet
    • Overall Length : 62 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 26 Feet
    • Load draft : 9.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8 Feet
    • Height : 33 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2008
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1212161

BUFFALO MARINE SERVICE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : HOUSTON, TX TO GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY AND TRIBUTARIES
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING, OIL AND PETROLEUM PRODUCTS

PATRICK J. STUDDERT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN BLAS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN BRENDAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN BROOKLYN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN CARMEN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN GABRIEL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN JOAQUIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN JOSE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN KENNEDY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN LEANDRO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN LUIS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN MIGUEL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN PATRICIO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN PEDRO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN RAFAEL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN SALVADOR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAN TOMAS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BUFFALO

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

BUFFALO STAR

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

SHAMROCK

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

News

Parana River's Main Channel Obstructed After Vessel Runs Aground

Parana River's Main Channel Obstructed After Vessel Runs Aground

A vessel carrying wheat that ran aground near the main channel of South America's Parana River has been freed but the waterway remains closed while checks are being made, the Argentine Naval Prefecture said on Tuesday.The vessel ran aground on Feb.17 and "was heading outbound in laden condition, navigating with a draft of 10.

Crowley's All-electric Harbor Tug eWolf Delivered

Crowley's All-electric Harbor Tug eWolf Delivered

Crowley on Wednesday announced it has taken delivery of its groundbreaking vessel eWolf, the first all-electric, ship assist harbor tugboat in the United States.The 82-foot tug, designed by Crowley’s engineering services team and built by Coden, Ala. shipbuilder Master Boat Builders

Austal USA Launches Large USV Vanguard for US Navy

Austal USA Launches Large USV Vanguard for US Navy

The U.S. Navy’s newest Overlord Unmanned Surface Vessel Vanguard (OUSV3), was recently launched from Austal USA’s shipyard in Mobile, Ala. Vanguard is the first USV for the Navy purpose-built for autonomous operations from the keel-up.Vanguard is being jointly developed by a team led by Austal USA and L3Harris.

Crowley's All-electric Tug eWolf Starts Sea Trials

Crowley's All-electric Tug eWolf Starts Sea Trials

The first all-electric tugboat built in the United States, Crowley's eWolf, has started sea trials along the U.S. Gulf Coast.The 82-foot ship assist tug, built by Coden, Ala. shipbuilder Master Boat Builders, is expected to enter service at the Port of San Diego in 2024. Video footage of the vessel on sea trials was shared by Crowley on social media.

Shipping Industry in the Dark Over US-led Red Sea Navy Force

Shipping Industry in the Dark Over US-led Red Sea Navy Force

Shipping companies remain in the dark over a new international navy coalition being assembled by the United States to combat attacks in the Red Sea, with many vessels continuing to avoid the area or cancelling contracts, sources said on Wednesday.The sources, who include shipping and maritime security officials

US Launches Multi-National Operation to Safeguard Red Sea Commerce

US Launches Multi-National Operation to Safeguard Red Sea Commerce

The United States on Tuesday launched a multinational operation to safeguard commerce in the Red Sea as attacks by Iran-backed Yemeni militants forced major shipping companies to reroute, stoking fears of sustained disruptions to global trade.The Houthi militant group, which controls vast amounts of territory in Yemen after years of war

US Research Advances on Alternative to Bomb-grade Uranium in Navy Vessels

US Research Advances on Alternative to Bomb-grade Uranium in Navy Vessels

U.S. research is advancing on the potential to change fuel for nuclear reactors on Navy submarines and aircraft carriers from bomb-grade uranium to a safer option, documents showed Wednesday, even as the program's funding is at risk in Congress.In order to lower proliferation risks of keeping stockpiles of highly-enriched uranium, the U.S.

Making Hydrogen Work: Demo Project in San Francisco Port

Making Hydrogen Work: Demo Project in San Francisco Port

Hornblower Energy LLC, in partnership with the Port of San Franciso, the U.S. Department of Energy and six corporate partners, including Air Liquide and Glosten, is leading a project to demonstrate the feasibility and viability of using hydrogen (H2) as a maritime fuel.The project is located at Pier 68 in San Francisco. DOE selected the project for funding in 2020.

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.

Kirby Christens the US' First Plug-in Hybrid Electric Inland Towboat

Kirby Christens the US' First Plug-in Hybrid Electric Inland Towboat

The United States' first plug-in hybrid electric inland towing vessel was christened at a ceremony in Houston on Friday as the commercial marine industry continues to implement new technologies to reduce its environmental footprint.Kirby Inland Marine's Green Diamond will be time chartered by Shell Trading (US) Company, which will use the vessel to push barges throughout the Houston port region.

WETA's Bay Ferry 2050: Water Transit Reimagined

WETA's Bay Ferry 2050: Water Transit Reimagined

Spearheaded by the Water Emergency Transportation Authority (WETA), Bay Ferry 2050 is a visionary initiative aimed at transforming the San Francisco Bay Ferry service into an eco-friendly and forward-thinking transportation system. With a focus on fleet electrification, community engagement and the exploration of alternative propulsion technologies

US West Coast Ports Regain Lost Volume as Competitive Pressure Mounts

US West Coast Ports Regain Lost Volume as Competitive Pressure Mounts

Some U.S. importers who shifted cargo away from West Coast ports to rival gateways over fears that labor contract talks could disrupt shipments have begun bringing some of that volume back, even as those negotiations stretch into their 13th month, company supply chain executives said.