AET PIONEER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : AET PIONEER
    • Operator : AET OFFSHORE SERVICES, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2250
  • Location
    • City : GALVESTON
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 198
    • Full Load Capacity : 590 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 12
  • Size
    • Register length : 165 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 38 Feet
    • Overall Length : 180 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 38 Feet
    • Load draft : 14 Feet
    • Light Draft : 12 Feet
    • Height : 71 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1980
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 625408

AET OFFSHORE SERVICES, INC.

  • Area of Operation : GALVESTON, TX TO ALL POINTS IN THE GULF OF MEXICO DESIGNATED AS A LIGHTERING AREA BY THE U. S. COAST GUARD INSIDE OF 200 MILES
  • Principal Commodity : HOSES AND FENDERS TO VESSEL BEING LIGHTERED

AET EXCELLENCE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

AET INNOVATOR

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

AET PARTNERSHIP

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

AET RESPONSIBILITY

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

News

World's First LPG-fueled Gas Carrier Completes Sea Trials

World's First LPG-fueled Gas Carrier Completes Sea Trials

The world's first very large gas carrier (VLGC) to run on liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) dual-fuel propulsion technology has completed sea trials, shipowner BW LPG announced Wednesday.BW Gemini and its newly retrofitted LPG propulsion technology were tested to their safe limits by an expert team from engine manufacturer MAN Energy Solutions

World First: Retrofitted VLGC Runs on LPG

World First: Retrofitted VLGC Runs on LPG

BW LPG said the week-long sea and gas trials have kicked off for very large gas carrier (VLGC) BW Gemini, which has been retrofitted with pioneering liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) dual-fuel propulsion technology. The shipowner said the 2015-built BW Gemini achieved "a historic milestone" as the world’s first VLGC to be fueled by LPG, after its main engine was retrofitted from a MAN B&W 6G60ME-C9.

Pioneer Crew Transfer Vessels: Designing the US Fleet

Pioneer Crew Transfer Vessels: Designing the US Fleet

Europe has been the clear leader in offshore wind power since the world’s first offshore wind farm was built off the coast of Denmark in 1991. Now, as regions in Asia and North America set out to harness the huge energy potential gusting off their shores, local firms are drawing from the expertise laid out in the well-established European industry as they build the foundations for new offshore

VIDEO: Pioneering Spirit Brings Ninian Northern Topside to Lerwick

VIDEO: Pioneering Spirit Brings Ninian Northern Topside to Lerwick

Pioneering Spirit, one of the world's largest vessels, reached Lerwick Harbour on Friday, August 28, carrying aboard the 14,200 tonne Ninian Northern Platform topside.Prior to the arrival in Lerwick, the giant catamaran had removed the Ninian Northern topsides in a single-lift from a jacket standing in 140 m water depth

Gallery: Allseas Completes Tyra Removal Work Off Denmark

Gallery: Allseas Completes Tyra Removal Work Off Denmark

Allseas’ heavy lift vessel Pioneering Spirit has completed a removal campaign of processing and accommodation topsides and flare jackets as part of the Tyra Redevelopment Project for Total E&P Denmark. "Over the last two weeks, Pioneering Spirit removed more than 27,000 tonnes of platform facilities from the North Sea’s Tyra gas field

U.S. Navy, NOAA Strike Deal to Fast-Track Unmanned Maritime Systems

U.S. Navy, NOAA Strike Deal to Fast-Track Unmanned Maritime Systems

The advent of autonomy in the maritime and subsea space has received a significant boost with the announcement that a pair of U.S. government titans, the United States Navy and NOAA, have inked an deal to jointly expand the development and operations of unmanned maritime systems.“With the strengthening of our ongoing partnership with the Navy

Wave of N. American Oil and Gas Bankruptcies to Continue at $40 Oil

Wave of N. American Oil and Gas Bankruptcies to Continue at $40 Oil

A wave of oil and gas bankruptcies in North America is likely to continue this year as oil prices remain depressed and a new surge of COVID-19 cases threaten to stall any recovery in fuel demand, law firm Haynes and Boone said in a report released this week.Bankruptcies surged in the second quarter, including from major shale independents Chesapeake Energy and Whiting Petroleum

Berlin’s new "Editorial Ship" Powered by Schottel

Berlin’s new "Editorial Ship" Powered by Schottel

Having been in the marine publishing business for nearly three decades, it is increasingly rare to find a purpose-built vessel that is truly unique, but across my desk today comes news of the delivery of “The Pioneer One”, Germany’s first “editorial ship.”Delivered to Berlin-based media company Media Pioneer, the vessel is envisioned as a “floating editorial hub”

Photo: Allseas' Pioneering Spirit Removes Brent Alpha Platform

Photo: Allseas' Pioneering Spirit Removes Brent Alpha Platform

Allseas' giant Pioneering Spirit heavy lift vessel has completed its first decommissioning job of summer 2020, with a single-lift removal of Shell UK’s 17,000-tonne Brent Alpha platform from the North Sea. The Pioneering Spirit will now deliver the 44-year old platform to Able UK’s Teesside decommissioning yard in North East England for dismantling and recycling.

VIDEO: First Drone Delivery for World's Biggest Offshore Vessel

VIDEO: First Drone Delivery for World's Biggest Offshore Vessel

Allseas' giant Pioneering Spirit offshore construction and decommissioning vessel last week provided a stage for what is believed to be the Netherlands’ first drone to vessel delivery.Mobilizing in Rotterdam’s Alexiahaven for upcoming platform removal projects, the 382 meters long, 124 meters wide vessel last week received a special aerial package containing spare parts.

Early Works Start for First Taiwan-built Offshore Installation Vessel

Early Works Start for First Taiwan-built Offshore Installation Vessel

CDWE, a joint venture company between Taiwanese company CSBC and Belgian offshore contractor DEME, has initiated the early works contract for the very first floating heavy lift and installation vessel to be built in Taiwan.To be named ‘Green Jade’, the vessel will be built at CSBC in Taiwan for delivery in 2022 for deployment in the growing local offshore wind market.

BW Lines Up Four More LPG Conversions

BW Lines Up Four More LPG Conversions

Singapore-based ship owner BW LPG said it exercised an option for the delivery of four additional liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) dual-fuel engines. With this, BW LPG has committed to retrofit eight vessels with pioneering propulsion technology.In August 2018, BW LPG announced its plans four very large gas carriers (VLGCs) in its fleet with LPG dual-fuel engines – a world's first.