AQUA LINK

  • General
    • Vessel Name : AQUA LINK
    • Operator : CATALINA CHANNEL EXPRESS
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other Carriers (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 525
  • Location
    • City : LONG BEACH
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 37
    • Passenger Capacity : 75
  • Size
    • Register length : 64.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 23.5 Feet
    • Overall Length : 65 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 23.5 Feet
    • Load draft : 6.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6.4 Feet
    • Height : 20 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2002
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1112573

CATALINA CHANNEL EXPRESS

  • Area of Operation : SAN PEDRO, LONG BEACH, CATALINA ISLAND, AVALON AND TWO HARBORS, LOS ANGELES MAIN CHANNEL TO BERTH 95 LONG BEACH, QUEENSWAY BAY, BOW OF QUEEN MARY, DANA POINT AND DANA WHARF SPORT FISHING; LONG BEACH LANDING 320 GOLDEN SHORE
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

AQUA LINK II

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

AQUABUS I

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Fiberglass

AQUABUS II

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Fiberglass

AVALON EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Fiberglass

CAT EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

CATALINA EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Fiberglass

CATALINA JET

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

ISLANDER EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Fiberglass

JET CAT EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

STARSHIP EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

SUPER EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Fiberglass

News

IMO Urges Governments to Allow Crew Changes

IMO Urges Governments to Allow Crew Changes

United Nations shipping agency the International Maritime Organization (IMO) has echoed industry calls for governments to grant special travel exemptions to seafarers in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.In a Circular Letter (link) issued on Monday, the IMO distributed a series of recommendations for governments and relevant national authorities

MN100 2020 is Underway

MN100 2020 is Underway

The application period for this year’s MN100 edition is officially open and underway!Each year, the August edition of Marine News magazine profiles the best 100 firms in brown water, workboat space.There will never be a better time for you to tell Marine News just why your firm is one of the best in the business.

Ship Hull Cleaning: Shipowners Should Be Proactive to Improve Hull Performance

Ship Hull Cleaning: Shipowners Should Be Proactive to Improve Hull Performance

While owners have long recognized the link between clean hulls and lower fuel costs, lack of reliable data has slowed investments in optimizing hull performance. But with improved sensor technologies and data analysis tools, hull performance is getting a second look.  Owners seeking to lower fuel costs and comply with pending regulations on emissions and invasive species often look to equipment

Grand Princess Docks in Oakland

Grand Princess Docks in Oakland

Weary passengers aboard a cruise ship idled at sea for days by a coronavirus outbreak erupted in cheers on Monday as the vessel sailed into San Francisco Bay en route to the Port of Oakland and the next, unexpected phase of their voyage - two weeks of quarantine.The 2,400 passengers, who have been largely confined to their staterooms since Thursday

Euronav Acquires VLCC Newbuild

Euronav Acquires VLCC Newbuild

Belgian tanker owner Euronav said Friday it has entered into an agreement to acquire a resale very large crude carrier (VLCC) for $93 million.The modern eco-tanker is currently under construction at the Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) shipyard in South Korea and is due for delivery early in the first quarter of 2021, Euronav said.

Marine News' 2020 ATB Report

Marine News' 2020 ATB Report

There’s a barge full of reasons why many operators turn to ATBs.A  mainstay of the U.S. coastwise dirty and refined products trades, articulated tug barges (ATB) have increasingly filled a void left as the fleet of Jones Act tankers (with crew complement requirements exceeding that of tugs) has aged out.

Ship Efficiency: Improve Hull Performance

Ship Efficiency: Improve Hull Performance

While owners have long recognized the link between clean hulls and lower fuel costs, lack of reliable data has slowed investments in optimizing hull performance. But with improved sensor technologies and data analysis tools, hull performance is getting a second look.  Owners seeking to lower fuel costs and comply with pending regulations on emissions and invasive species often look to equipment

MarTID 2020: A Call to Action

MarTID 2020: A Call to Action

The 2020 Maritime Training Insights Database (MarTID) survey has just been launched. The industry needs you to take 20 minutes to complete the survey at www.MarTID.org before it closes. Your contribution will enable the creation of 2020’s comprehensive, freely distributed, global maritime training practices report that members of our industry rely on more heavily each year.

MarTID 2020: The Maritime Training Survey is Open

MarTID 2020: The Maritime Training Survey is Open

The third annual global Maritime Training Insights Database (MarTID) 2020 survey is officially open.To facilitate a broader response globally, the MarTID steering group again opted to both shorten the survey and to offer three, targeted versions for these three stakeholders:Vessel Operators,Training Institutions, andSeafarers.     Take the Survey     Vessel Operator survey link: https://www.

SHORTSEA SHIPPING: All the Right Moves (Finally)

SHORTSEA SHIPPING: All the Right Moves (Finally)

Marine Highways Gain Traction in the Intermodal Supply Chain.In the United States, landside infrastructure is at a crisis point. Congestion at the big hub ports, exacerbated by imperfect intermodal interfaces with surface transport serving cargo hinterlands is at the heart of the matter.

Marad: Send Gulf Transit Plans in Advance

Marad: Send Gulf Transit Plans in Advance

The U.S. maritime agency has told U.S.-flagged commercial vessels they should send transit plans in advance to American and British naval authorities if they intend to sail in Gulf waters following several incidents over tankers involving Iran.The seizure of commercial vessels and attacks on tankers near the Strait of Hormuz have unsettled shipping lanes that link Middle Eastern oil producers to

Maersk Explores Arctic Shipping Route with Russia

Maersk Explores Arctic Shipping Route with Russia

Shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk said on Friday it is in talks with Russia's state-owned icebreaker operator to send more goods via the Arctic, which is becoming more accessible as climate change reduces the sea ice.Russia has made developing the so-called northern sea route (NSR) - which requires new ports and heavy icebreakers to move goods - a priority