Federal Pilots High Water Restriction – Rescinded

Received from CAPT Greg Bush, President of the Federal Pilots: ============================================================ From: Federal Pilot President <president@federalpilots.com> Subject: 12’ and falling Date: May 24, 2021 at 6:09:15 AM CDT Captain Branch,Please distribute to the membership at your convenience.As a result of the Carrollton Gauge…

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CRPPA Maximum Recommended Draft Change

From CRPPA: ========================================= From: Mark Nelson Subject: Max Recommended Draft Date: May 11, 2021 at 1:43:00 PM CDT To: “ron.branch@louisianamaritime.org” <ron.branch@louisianamaritime.org> Captain Ron, Per the Safe Navigation Committee of Louisiana state-commissioned river port pilots: Based on the current conditions, the maximum recommended freshwater draft…

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CRPPA Maximum Recommended Draft Change

================================= From: Mark NelsonSubject: Max Recommended DraftDate: May 5, 2021 at 1:23:09 PM CDTCaptain Ron, Per the Safe Navigation Committee of Louisiana state-commissioned river port pilots:  Based on the current conditions, the maximum recommended freshwater draft is 46’ effective immediately.   Thanks. Regards, Mark NelsonCFO/COOCrescent River…

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NOBRA Draft Restrictions Rescinded

29APRIL2021 – From NOBRA: =============== Due to the river projected to be 12 feet and falling at the Carrollton Gage, the daylight restrictions at midstream facilities is hereby rescinded effective at 0700 tomorrow morning (April 30, 2021) =======================

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Bar Pilot Dispatcher Email Changing

The email address used by the Associated Branch Pilots (ABP) to receive vessel reports and orders is changing. Effective immediately, please begin using the following email address for all vessel reports, orders, and email communication with ABP dispatchers:  operations@barpilot.com  The older…

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NOBRA BOE High Water Safety Restrictions

NOBRA has just issued their High Water Restrictions.   Effective immediately and continuing until the Carrollton Gauge reaches 12’ and Falling: “Mooring and unmooring operations at all mid-stream transfer facilities and any berth that requires the use of a mooring…

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CRPPA Pilot Notice

From CRPPA President Michael Bopp: See the attached letter for official notice.  As noted, the parameters for these charges have been in the tariff for quite some time. For an inbound vessel, notice would be given at least six hours…

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