HMS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : HMS
    • Operator : OLYMPIC TUG & BARGE
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Liquid Tank Barge (Double Hull)
    • Vessel Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : SEATTLE
    • STATE : WA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 911
    • Full Load Capacity : 3266 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 230 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 54 Feet
    • Overall Length : 230 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 54 Feet
    • Load draft : 12.8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2.6 Feet
    • Height : 25 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1994
    • EQUIP1 : 2 DIESEL PUMPS
    • Coast Guard Number : 1026330

OLYMPIC TUG & BARGE

  • Area of Operation : BETWEEN THE BOUNDARIES OF THE PUGET SOUND; PORT ANGELES AND TACOMA
  • Principal Commodity : 20/36 PETROLEUM

ALYSSA ANN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRIAN S

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

C. F. CAMPBELL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CATHERINE QUIGG

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ERNEST CAMPBELL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HUNTER D

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JAMES T. QUIGG

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LELA JOY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LISSY TOO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LUCY FRANCO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MAX SONDLAND

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MILLENNIUM STAR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

OLYMPIC SCOUT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PACIFIC FALCON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BERNIE BRIERE

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

BETSY ARNTZ

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

BMC

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

CF STARLIGHT

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

CHIPPY

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

DAVID

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

DAVID FANNING

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

DR BONNIE W RAMSEY

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

DUGAN PEARSALL

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

HANNAH

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

LILY

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

LILY BLAIR

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

MAX

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

OLYMPIC SPIRIT

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

SHAUNA KAY

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

SIXTY FIVE ROSES

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

STODDARD SEA

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

WEBB MOFFETT

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

News

Queen Elizabeth Welcomes UK’s New Aircraft Carrier

Queen Elizabeth Welcomes UK’s New Aircraft Carrier

The U.K.’s newest aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth was commissioned into the Royal Navy fleet this morning by Her Majesty The Queen.   Serving as the ship's Lady Sponsor, The Queen addressed guests before the ship's Commanding Officer, Captain Jerry Kyd, and read the commissioning warrant at a ceremony in Portsmouth Naval Base.

Wreckage of USS Ward Found in the Philippines

Wreckage of USS Ward Found in the Philippines

The U.S. Navy warship that famously fired the first American shot in World War II has been found resting on the seabed in Ormoc Bay near Ponson Island in the Philippines.   The historic vessel USS Ward was discovered and documented by Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Paul G.

The Quest to Find and Explore USS Indianapolis

The Quest to Find and Explore USS Indianapolis

Sunk by Japanese torpedoes near the end of World War II, heavy cruiser USS Indianapolis disappeared to the darkest depths of the Philippine Sea, where it remained undiscovered for more than 70 years. Recently a team of civilian researchers led by Microsoft co-founder Paul G. Allen set out equipped with an arsenal of high-tech search equipment on a mission to locate the historic vessel last seen

Sailing Ships: Ship of the Future?

Sailing Ships: Ship of the Future?

For as long as there has been a need to transport cargo there has been a maritime industry. Throughout that history both owners and mariners have worked to devise ways of saving costs, making faster transits, and carrying more cargo.   In 1819 the Steam Ship Savannah made maritime history by being the first steamship to cross the Atlantic Ocean

USS Indianapolis Wreckage Located

USS Indianapolis Wreckage Located

A team of civilian researchers led by entrepreneur and philanthropist Paul G. Allen have found the wreck of the World War II cruiser USS Indianapolis (CA 35), which was lost July 30, 1945.   This is a significant discovery considering the depth of the water in which the ship was lost - more than 18,000 feet.

Kraken Set to Hunt for Avro Arrow Artifacts

Kraken Set to Hunt for Avro Arrow Artifacts

Kraken to deploy its ThunderFish robot and AquaPix sonar during search for 60-year-old Avro Arrow aircraft models in Lake Ontario   A new search mission will seek to locate nine Avro Arrow free flight models launched over Lake Ontario in a series of tests from 1954 to 1957. The missing models are one-eighth scale replicas of the famed Canadian flying jet

HMS Queen Elizabeth Sets Sail on Maiden Voyage

HMS Queen Elizabeth Sets Sail on Maiden Voyage

Britain's most advanced and biggest warship, 65,000-tonne aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth, set out on its maiden voyage on Monday from the Rosyth dockyard in eastern Scotland.   The ship, which measures 280 metres and can move 500 miles a day, took 11 tugs to manoeuvre out into the River Forth and then must wait for low tide so as to pass under the Forth's famous bridges - weather and

Rapp Marine Deck Equipment Rounds out New Harley Barges

Rapp Marine Deck Equipment Rounds out New Harley Barges

Rapp’s workboat market offerings span the full range of operator requirements. Their latest contract provides a turnkey package.   Long known for delivering innovative and custom deck machinery solutions to a wide range of marine stakeholders, Rapp Marine recently was tasked with providing not one, but two complete equipment package for West coast-based Harley Marine Services (HMS).

Biofouling Keep Out!

Biofouling Keep Out!

Biofouling was a backburner issue until 5 March 2017. On that day the Government of New Zealand ordered the bulk carrier DL MARIGOLD out of NZ waters after the vessel’s hull was determined to be excessively fouled with potentially invasive organisms including barnacles and tube worms.    The bulker was not allowed back until it showed that the underwater surfaces had been thoroughly cleaned.

All Hands on Deck: ROVs and AUVs Aid Search for Franklin

All Hands on Deck: ROVs and AUVs Aid Search for Franklin

Marine and subsea unmanned vehicle technology is playing an increasingly greater role in underwater archaeology, including the search for the historic shipwreck Franklin.   For centuries, the ever-changing sea ice of the Northwest Passage made the route through the Arctic Ocean unpredictable and, on occasions, virtually impassable.

Citywide Ferry by Hornblower Takes Center Stage

Citywide Ferry by Hornblower Takes Center Stage

The construction of up to 20 new ferries for New York City is arguably the most exciting maritime new construction project in the U.S. this year. Last month we visited with Cameron Clark, Corporate Vice President, Development and Special Projects, Hornblower, the project manager for the new Citywide Ferry by Hornblower fleet, who discussed the challenges and opportunities ahead.

HMS Global Maritime Appoints Jaenichen as Chief Operating Officer

HMS Global Maritime Appoints Jaenichen as Chief Operating Officer

HMS Global Maritime, owner and operator of the American Queen Steamboat Company as well as 85 other U.S. flagged vessels, welcomes former Maritime Administrator Paul “Chip” Jaenichen, Sr. of the U.S. Department of Transportation as the new Chief Operating Officer (COO).    After a decorated career with the U.S.