WALTER L. GIBBS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : WALTER L. GIBBS
    • Operator : FLORIDA MARINE TRANSPORTERS, LLC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2800
  • Location
    • City : NEW ORLEANS
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 135
  • Size
    • Register length : 87.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 32 Feet
    • Overall Length : 87.1 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 32 Feet
    • Load draft : 10 Feet
    • Light Draft : 10 Feet
    • Height : 41.6 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2012
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1240093

FLORIDA MARINE TRANSPORTERS, LLC.

  • Area of Operation : GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY AND MISSISSIPPI, BLACK WARRIOR, TOMBIGBEE, APALACHICOLA, CHATTAHOOCHEE, FLINT, ALABAMA, TENNESSEE, CUMBERLAND, ARKANSAS, OHIO, ILLINOIS AND ATCHAFALAYA RIVERS
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING AND PETROLEUM

ALEX PIEHET

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BELLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BILL TULLIER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BILLY BURKETT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BREES

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRENT ICE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRIAN O DANIELS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT PHILLIP BOX

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT TRACY L CHERAMIE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. ANDY LAKE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. KIRBY DUPUIS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. TIMMY CALLAIS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. TROY J HOTARD

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. W. D. NUNLEY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHRIS PIKE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHRISTINA BELCHER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CINDY HULL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

COREY QUEBODEAUX

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CYNTHIA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAVID MCNEMAR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Unknown

DENNIS J. PASENTINE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DON CARLTON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GRACE NICOLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

HOWARD BLANK

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JAMES DALE ROBIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JANICE ROBERTS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JANICE TYSON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JASON BELCHER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JEFF BRUMFIELD

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JERRY JONES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JILL P HARVEY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN GRIMSLEY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN P. PASENTINE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN ROBERTS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN WILLIAMS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JUDITH ELLEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JUSTIN D SBISA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KEITH GELVIN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KIMBERLY HIDALGO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KRISTY DUTSCH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LIL "D"

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LOUIS DEVELLE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MIA KELLEY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS KELLY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS LAUREN ELIZABETH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MS AUDREY DEAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MS. NICOLE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

R. D. QUEBODEAUX

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RHONDA LAMULLE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RON HULL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RONNIE ROGERS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RUSTY ZELLER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAMUEL J

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAWYER WILLIAM

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SCOTT CAMP

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

STEPHANIE KENNELLY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

STEVEN M. BRYAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SYDNEE TAYLOR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TIM BURNS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TONY LIPPMAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TRINA SMITH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WES SELLARS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WOODY RICHERSON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

FMT

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

News

Opinion: A Call for the USNS Walter Munk to Honor America’s Greatest Oceanographer

Opinion: A Call for the USNS Walter Munk to Honor America’s Greatest Oceanographer

In the 2021 National Defense Authorization Act, Congress established a commission to rename several military bases and ships that commemorate members of the Confederacy.  One of these is the Naval oceanographic ship USNS Maury (T-AGS 66), named after oceanographer Matthew Fontaine Maury, who resigned his commission in the U.S. Navy to join the Confederacy at the outbreak of the American Civil War.

Fire Breaks Out on Containership off British Columbia

Fire Breaks Out on Containership off British Columbia

A container fire that broke out on Saturday on a cargo ship carrying mining chemicals off British Columbia is smoldering and appears to be under control, Canadian Coast Guard officials said on Sunday.Sixteen crew members were evacuated from the MV Zim Kingston on Saturday, while five remained onboard to fight the fire.

Maritime Academies Work Toward Inclusion

Maritime Academies Work Toward Inclusion

Last May, the U.S. Coast Guard Academy (CGA) announced that 240 new officers made up its 140th graduating class.The Academy’s announcement referenced additional, important highlights. Women made up 34% of the Class of 2021, and 34% of the graduates were from underrepresented minority groups.

Ship of the Month: Mercy Ships and the Quest to Build Global Mercy

Ship of the Month: Mercy Ships and the Quest to Build Global Mercy

Mercy Ships is known globally for its charitable work performing medical procedures in developing countries. For the first time, the organization has a new ship, Global Mercy, recently delivered from a shipyard in China. Jim Paterson, Marine Executive Consultant, Mercy Ships takes Maritime Reporter & Engineering News inside the construction of the world’s largest civilian hospital ship.

Coast Guard Probing 350 Reports of Oil Spills in Wake of Hurricane Ida

Coast Guard Probing 350 Reports of Oil Spills in Wake of Hurricane Ida

The U.S. Coast Guard on Monday said it was probing nearly 350 reports of oil spills in and along the U.S. Gulf Coast in the wake of Hurricane Ida.Hurricane Ida's 150 mile per hour (240 kph) winds wreaked havoc on offshore oil production platforms and onshore oil and gas processing plants.

Interview: Chris Deegan, President & Chief Executive, Gibbs & Cox

Interview: Chris Deegan, President & Chief Executive, Gibbs & Cox

In 1985, Chris Deegan was hired out of Penn State as a nuclear submarine cost estimator by the Naval Sea Systems Command and retired nearly 28 years later as the Executive Director of PEO Integrated Warfare Systems, with the last 10 as a member of the Senior Executive Service. He’s been with Gibbs & Cox since 2013, first as the Vice President of Engineering

Waterways Commerce Cutter: It's Time for an Upgrade

Waterways Commerce Cutter: It's Time for an Upgrade

In the last week of April, with little fanfare, the U.S. Coast Guard released a much-anticipated opportunity to build up to 27 Waterways Commerce Cutters. After the detailed design and construction contract is awarded in Spring of 2022, a lucky shipbuilder will begin replacing the Coast Guard’s eclectic fleet of 18 venerable river buoy tenders (WLR) and 13 inland construction tenders (WLIC).

Leidos Completes Acquisition of Gibbs & Cox

Leidos Completes Acquisition of Gibbs & Cox

Defense, engineering and IT conglomerate Leidos announced on Friday it has completed its $380 million cash acquisition of marine engineering and naval architecture firm Gibbs & Cox.The deal, announced in February, will see Gibbs & Cox operate as a wholly-owned subsidiary combined with Leidos' maritime systems division.Headquartered in Arlington, Va.

Iran Frees South Korean Ship, Captain After Promise to Help With Frozen Funds

Iran Frees South Korean Ship, Captain After Promise to Help With Frozen Funds

Iran released on Friday a South Korean ship and its captain detained since January after South Korea promised to try to secure the release of Iranian funds frozen in South Korean banks under U.S. sanctions, a South Korean official said.The Iranian foreign ministry said the chemical tanker, Hankuk Chemi, was released after an investigation into environmental pollution

Iran Says It Was Not Behind Blast On Israeli-owned Ship

Iran Says It Was Not Behind Blast On Israeli-owned Ship

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu blamed Iran on Monday for an explosion aboard an Israeli-owned ship in the Gulf of Oman last week, an accusation rejected by Tehran.The vehicle-carrier Helios Ray was hit between Thursday night and Friday morning by a blast above the water line that a U.S official said ripped holes in both sides of its hull. An Israeli official said limpet mines were used.

Leidos to Acquire Gibbs & Cox

Leidos to Acquire Gibbs & Cox

Reston, Va.-based Leidos said it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire esteemed naval architecture and marine engineering firm Gibbs & Cox for $380 million in cash, as the defense, engineering and IT conglomerate looks to bolster its expertise as it competes for U.S. Navy unmanned systems contracts.

Op/Ed: SS United States, the Maritime Thoroughbred

Op/Ed: SS United States, the Maritime Thoroughbred

There are many hallmarks of great civilizations, but perhaps none so universal as their desire to push the boundaries of human achievement through innovation. A key source of American pride has always been our ability to dream big. When it comes to ships, there is no more powerful example of this than the SS United States.