UNCLE JOHN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : UNCLE JOHN
    • Operator : BROUSSARD BROTHERS, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 600
  • Location
    • City : INTRACOAS- TAL CITY
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 35
  • Size
    • Register length : 50 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 20 Feet
    • Overall Length : 55 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 20 Feet
    • Load draft : 6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 33 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1963
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 292108

BROUSSARD BROTHERS, INC.

  • Area of Operation : GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY -- HARVEY LOCKS -- PORT ARTHUR, TX
  • Principal Commodity : OIL FIELD MATERIAL

MR. PEDO

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

MR. WADE

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

ARLENE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BOBBIE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRANDI NICOLE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CATHY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHERYL ANN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JACKIE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LISA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS ANNE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS DANA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS TONI

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PEGGY ANN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SQUAW

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

VANESSA RAE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BB

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GB I

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GB II

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GB III

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GB IV

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GB V

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GB VI

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GEORGIA R.

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

HELEN S

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

News

Obituary: George R. Duclos, 1933-2020

Obituary: George R. Duclos, 1933-2020

George Raymond Duclos, age 86, died peacefully on February 15, 2020 surrounded by his family. The son of the late Raymond and Albertine (Bertha Chenard) Duclos.  Born in 1933 in Fall River, MA, George spent most of his life in Westport, MA spending summers on the Watuppa Pond and moving to the Pond permanently in the 1960's.

France, Australia Downplay Tensions over Submarine Deal

France, Australia Downplay Tensions over Submarine Deal

France and Australia reaffirmed their commitment to a A$50 billion ($34 billion) submarine deal on Friday, seeking to defuse tensions after French shipbuilder Naval Group raised concerns over the capability of Australian contractors.Australia signed a production contract with Naval Group in February 2019 for a fleet of 12 attack-class submarines

Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy Launched

Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy Launched

The U.S. Navy’s newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier was launched Monday at Huntington Ingalls Industries' (HII) Newport News Shipbuilding yard in Virginia.Following the launch, the Ford Class aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79), was guided with help from six tugboats down the James River about a mile from Newport News Shipbuilding’s Dry Dock 12, where it has been under construction

Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy Christened

Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy Christened

The U.S. Navy’s newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) was christened Saturday during a ceremony at Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division.The second aircraft carrier in the Ford Class, John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) is also the second aircraft carrier built by Newport News Shipbuilding named for JFK.

Putting Palatka Back on the Map

Putting Palatka Back on the Map

Diverse and conveniently located, St. Johns Ship Building has quickly developed into a reliable partner for its many repeat customers. Today, and as a direct result, a lot more people know exactly where Palatka, Florida is located.On the St Johns River, just 60 miles south of Jacksonville, lies the sleepy town of Palatka, Florida.

USS John S. McCain Repairs Completed

USS John S. McCain Repairs Completed

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) completed her necessary repairs and extensive, accelerated upgrades over the last two years, following a fatal 2017 collision.The ship and her crew, now underway to conduct comprehensive at sea testing, will perform a series of demonstrations to evaluate onboard systems to ensure they meet or exceed Navy performance

NTSB Weighs in on McCain Collision

NTSB Weighs in on McCain Collision

Insufficient Training, Inadequate Bridge Operating Procedures, Lack of Operational Oversight Led to Fatal Ship Collision. The National Transportation Safety Board said Monday that the Aug. 21, 2017, collision between the USS John S McCain and the tanker Alnic MC was caused by insufficient training, inadequate bridge operating procedures and a lack of operational oversight.

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.

Video: HII Finishes CVN-79 Flight Deck

Video: HII Finishes CVN-79 Flight Deck

Huntington Ingalls Industries' Newport News Shipbuilding division lifted the upper bow section onto one of the new aircraft carrier being built for the U.S. Navy, signalling the completion of the ship's flight deck.The addition of the upper bow section is one of the last steel structural units, known as a superlift, to be placed on the newbuiild, John F. Kennedy (CVN 79).

Offshore Wind: California's New Gold Rush

Offshore Wind: California's New Gold Rush

California Dreamin': In CA, offshore wind has unlimited potentialWhen it comes to States promoting renewable, non-fossil electricity generation, California surely leads the list, from utility-scale regional grids to individual rooftop solar panels.In fact, a December 2018 update from the California Energy Commission (CEC) estimates the state may already have exceeded an initial renewable

New Canadian Coast Guard Vessel Crashed

New Canadian Coast Guard Vessel Crashed

The brand new Canadian Coast Guard vessel Sir John Franklin crashed into Victoria’s breakwater on March 22, crumpling a side of its back-end.The Seaspan-Shipyards-built Sir John Franklin was in sea trials when it crashed into Ogden Point breakwater.The 64-meter vessel, was heading into port when it banged into the wall, damaging it as well as the breakwater.

Spotlight on Petroleum Barge Power

Spotlight on Petroleum Barge Power

Vane Brothers Company is committed to the safe handling and delivery of petroleum and chemical products. John Deere PowerTech marine engines will always be there, when they do.Vane Brothers Company’s white tugboats, distinguished by their large blue “V,” are a familiar sight while pushing barges on the Baltimore waterfront.