Louisiana Shipyard Delivers Oil Tank Barge to New York

6 August 2009 (Last Updated August 6th, 2009 18:30)

The Bollinger shipyard in Louisiana, US, has delivered an 80,000bbl clean oil tank barge to New York-based Bouchard Ocean Services. The double-hull barge features three separate pumping systems and 12 cargo compartments. The vessel has three Byron Jackson cargo pumps and the

The Bollinger shipyard in Louisiana, US, has delivered an 80,000bbl clean oil tank barge to New York-based Bouchard Ocean Services.

The double-hull barge features three separate pumping systems and 12 cargo compartments.

The vessel has three Byron Jackson cargo pumps and the deck has two Techcrane-model C 30-60 electric-hydraulic cranes.

The manned ocean barge is constructed to, and certified by, the US Coast Guard and American Bureau of Shipping.

This barge is the second of three barges to be delivered to Bouchard by Bollinger.