Tag Archives: OSV

A view from the driver’s seat

Here is an old video that I had never finished and posted. If you’re wondering what an approach from sea into Port Fourchon at dawn looks like, from inside the wheelhouse of a mud boat no less, well here it … Continue reading

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New boats on the Bayou

There has been a mess of new boats to show up in Fourchon the last few months. Several yards pumped out new boats all within a few weeks of each other. I’m missing photos of quite a few, HOS Crockett … Continue reading

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Photo of the week 10-11-14

We had some nice light in Fourchon this morning. Here are a few of Hornbeck Offshore Service’s on charter OSV’s standing by for their clients orders on the pilings. If you like my photos and want to see all of … Continue reading

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Great Expectations

No not the book, but the boat, featured in an earlier post here She is a pure fuel carrier OSV operated by Stone Fuel, capacity of 1.5 million gallons. Not a bad looking rig in my book and probably not … Continue reading

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Great Expectations, Torrens Tide, Maverick

Two new boats I got a look at on my way down the houma nav a week or so ago. First is a new PSV for Tidewater from Leevac, the Torrens Tide. Another nice looking modern design and I am … Continue reading

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C-Installer, Gracie Candies

Two new boats in fourchon here. I am late to game on both, side affect of working as a warehouse vessel. First another one of Otto Candies very nice large OSVs. C-Installer: the first, and not the last, US Flagged … Continue reading

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They haven’t killed me yet

Well we are back in after a long trip offshore. It consisted of a lot of drifting around offshore at the Holstein Spar, some cargo here or there, weather patterns, and a brutal ride back to the dock in the … Continue reading

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