Built in 1998, by Rodriguez Shipbuilding Incorporated of Bayou LaBatre, Alabama (hull #170) as the Captain Jay for Jay J. Barrois Boat Rental Incorporated of Belle Chasse, Louisiana.
In 1998, the tug was chartered to Seven Point Marine Services of Belle Chasse, Louisiana. Where she retained her name.
Powered by two, Cummins NTA855 diesel engines. With Twin Disc reduction gears, at a ratio of 4.95:1. She is a twin screw, lugger tug rated at 1,200 horsepower.