VERA BISSO

  • General
    • Vessel Name : VERA BISSO
    • Operator : BISSO, E. N. & SON, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 4200
  • Location
    • City : NEW ORLEANS
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 85
  • Size
    • Register length : 110 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 40 Feet
    • Overall Length : 110 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 40 Feet
    • Load draft : 12 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 60 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1999
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1086279

BISSO, E. N. & SON, INC.

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM SEA BOUY THROUGH THE BATON ROUGE HARBOR AND U. S. GULF
  • Principal Commodity : HARBOR AND OCEAN TOWING

JOE

  • Type : Other
  • Construction : Steel

BEVERLY B.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. ALBERT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. BUD BISSO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CATHERINE B

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DEE WHITE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EDWIN N BISSO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ELIZABETH B.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

J. A. BISSO II

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JACKIE B

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOSEPHINE ANNE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUSAN W

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ENB

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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Invasive Pest-infested Cargo Ship Ordered to Leave U.S. Waters

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Reuters: Germany Bets U.S. Will Make the Best of 'Bad deal' Nord Stream Pipeline

Reuters: Germany Bets U.S. Will Make the Best of 'Bad deal' Nord Stream Pipeline

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Timeline:  Nord Stream 2 Gas Pipeline's Difficult Birth

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Hapag-Lloyd Expects Higher Earnings for 2020

Hapag-Lloyd Expects Higher Earnings for 2020

German container liner Hapag-Lloyd AG is confident of achieving higher earnings in 2020 as lower fuel prices cut shipping costs, demand in Asia recovers and fleet capacity is tight, chief executive Rolf Habben Jansen said on Friday."Oil prices have fallen sharply in the coronavirus crisis, that has given us tailwind, especially in the weak second quarter

Nord Stream 2 Pipeline Completed, Gazprom Says

Nord Stream 2 Pipeline Completed, Gazprom Says

Gazprom said on Friday it had finished construction of the Nord Stream 2 subsea pipeline to Germany, completing Moscow's project to increase its gas export capability and bypass Ukraine, but flows have yet to be cleared by regulators.The much-politicized pipeline will double Russia's gas exporting capacity to Europe via the Baltic Sea and will allow Moscow to circumvent its political foe Ukraine

Hapag-Lloyd Avoids Forecast Due to Coronavirus Uncertainty

Hapag-Lloyd Avoids Forecast Due to Coronavirus Uncertainty

German container shipper Hapag-Lloyd said on Thursday it almost tripled its net result in 2020 due to lower costs and higher freight rates, but shied away from specifying 2021 results due to uncertainty in the coronavirus crisis.The net result in 2020 amounted to 935 million euros ($1.

Container Delays Could be Resolved in Q2/Q3, Hapag-Lloyd CEO Says

Container Delays Could be Resolved in Q2/Q3, Hapag-Lloyd CEO Says

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Hapag-Lloyd Sees Some Transport Volume Recovery in 2020

Hapag-Lloyd Sees Some Transport Volume Recovery in 2020

German container liner Hapag-Lloyd expects transport volumes in the fourth quarter to pare sharp losses seen earlier this year as a demand recovery in Asia lifts seaborne shipments.Fourth quarter volumes should show a low single-digit gain year-on-year after they fell by 3.5% in the January-September period

Hapag-Lloyd CEO Says Shipping Still in the Thick of Supply Chain Disruptions

Hapag-Lloyd CEO Says Shipping Still in the Thick of Supply Chain Disruptions

Global container liner problems related to post-corona logistics hiccups have intensified in the third quarter and show no sign of letting up, the world's number five operator, Hapag-Lloyd, said on Thursday.Chief executive Rolf Habben Jansen told reporters in an online briefing that container usage in August was up 20% year-on-year.