PACIFIC FALCON

  • General
    • Vessel Name : PACIFIC FALCON
    • Operator : OLYMPIC TUG & BARGE
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3950
  • Location
    • City : SEATTLE
    • STATE : WA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 121
  • Size
    • Register length : 121.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 32.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 132 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 33 Feet
    • Load draft : 16 Feet
    • Light Draft : 10 Feet
    • Height : 40 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 1998
    • Year : 1998
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 507257
    • REBLT : *

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

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

HMS

  • 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

U.S. Navy Relieves Seventh Fleet Commander

U.S. Navy Relieves Seventh Fleet Commander

Vice Admiral Aucoin relieved of command; Pacific Fleet commander cites "loss of confidence."   The U.S. Navy on Wednesday said it had removed Seventh Fleet Commander Vice Admiral Joseph Aucoin after a series of collisions involving its warships in Asia as the search goes on for 10 sailors missing since the latest mishap.

Canceled LNG Project Casts Shadow over Canada's Biggest Shale Play

Petronas' decision to cancel its Pacific NorthWest LNG project is a blow to the growth outlook for Canada's largest shale play, eliminating a potentially huge source of future gas demand.   Gas from the Montney shale play in western Canada would have supplied the C$36 billion ($28.7 billion) project in northern British Columbia.

First Pacific Patrol Boat Keel Laid

First Pacific Patrol Boat Keel Laid

Austal hosted the Hon. Christopher Pyne MP, Minister for Defense Industry, at the ceremonial keel laying of the first of 19 Pacific Patrol Boat vessels for the Australian Government’s Pacific Patrol Boat Replacement (PPB-R) Project.   Minister Pyne authenticated the keel by committing his signature to a plate that was subsequently welded and placed in the hull of the vessel.

Scientists Explore Canada’s Deep Ocean Seamounts

Scientists Explore Canada’s Deep Ocean Seamounts

A team of scientist from Fisheries and Oceans Canada has set out on a mission to study the oceanographic conditions on and around two intriguing seamounts in Canada’s new Offshore Pacific Area of Interest off the coast of Vancouver.   A seamount is a mountain rising from the seafloor that does not reach the water's surface, and thus is not an island.

A Small Solution Solves a Big Problem

A Small Solution Solves a Big Problem

A clever idea has found a way to penetrate the labyrinth inside offshore production tanks in search of environmental contaminates prior to decommissioning.   Saab Seaeye customer Stinger Technology, a Norwegian firm known for finding innovative ways to work in confined underwater spaces

Nigeria Invests in Boats to Fight Piracy

Nigeria Invests in Boats to Fight Piracy

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has assured Nigerians and the international maritime community that the Federal Government is actively working to keep the menace of piracy and other illicit crimes in check on the nation’s territorial waterways.

Researchers to Explore Subsea Mountains in the Pacific

Researchers to Explore Subsea Mountains in the Pacific

Exploring the ocean depths is no easy feat, but engineers and videographers at the Global Foundation for Ocean Exploration (GFOE) are used to working in extreme environments. The GFOE has undertaken its first cruise of 2017, which set sail Feb. 16-, and runs through March 2, in support of the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) American Samoa seamounts expedition.

Saab Seaeye’s Falcon ROV Gets a Boost

Saab Seaeye’s Falcon ROV Gets a Boost

Saab Seaeye said it has enhanced the Falcon's intelligent control system with its advanced iCON behavior-based intelligent control architecture, meaning the electric robotic vehicle can now host many new features as an advanced platform for further automation and behavior-based software development.

Modernization of The U.S. Fishing Fleet

Modernization of The U.S. Fishing Fleet

Coming in the January 2017 edition of Maritime Reporter & Engineering News is an insightful report on the modernization of the U.S. Fishing Fleet, with a focus on the ubiquitous Pacific Northwest. Modernization of the North Pacific Fishing Fleet, a study by The McDowell Group for the Port of Seattle, has made the rounds and given weight to the idea that a major fleet upgrade really is underway.

World’s Most High-tech Ship Enters Service

World’s Most High-tech Ship Enters Service

USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000), representing the newest class of surface combatant, was commissioned on October 15 in ceremonies at Baltimore.   Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus was the principal speaker. “This ship is an example of a larger initiative to increase operational stability and give the U.S. a strategic advantage,” he said.

Facebook, Google among Builders of New Transpacific Cable

Facebook, Google among Builders of New Transpacific Cable

Undersea communications technology company TE SubCom has partnered up with Facebook, Google and Pacific Light Data Communication Co. Ltd. (PLDC) to co-build a 12,800 km transpacific submarine cable system that will provide the first direct undersea route between Hong Kong and Los Angeles with ultra-high capacity transmission.

Panama Canal Taking Proposals for Corozal Container Terminal

Panama Canal Taking Proposals for Corozal Container Terminal

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has issued a Request For Proposals (RFP) to the four pre-qualified port operators selected to compete for the concession to design, develop, finance, construct, operate and maintain a container terminal located near Corozal, in the Pacific entrance of the Panama Canal.