AVA FOSS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : AVA FOSS
    • Operator : FOSS MARITIME, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Cruise)
    • Vessel Type : Passenger Vessel
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1200
  • Location
    • City : REDONDO BEACH
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 44
    • Full Load Capacity : 56 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 60 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 16.8 Feet
    • Overall Length : 60 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 16.8 Feet
    • Load draft : 10 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2010
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1224256

FOSS MARITIME, INC.

  • Area of Operation : SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA AND EL SEGUNDO, CA

BRIG YOUNG

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

CARIBE HORIZON

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

BENJAMIN FOSS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CARIBE ALLIANCE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MALULANI

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARSHALL FOSS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WASHINGTON

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

LUCY FOSS

  • Type : Undefined
  • Construction : Steel

News

Foss to Operate Autonomous Harbor Tug

Foss to Operate Autonomous Harbor Tug

Foss Maritime’s newest vessel will be the first U.S.-flag harbor tug to integrate autonomous systems in real-world commercial operations.Launched on April 29 and scheduled for delivery in May 2021, the newly built 90-ton bollard pull Rachael Allen—the fourth in a series of ASD-90 Z-drive tractor tugs being built at Nichols Brothers Boat Builders, in Freeland, Wash.

Containers Lost from Barge Near Hawaii

Containers Lost from Barge Near Hawaii

At least 21 containers were lost form a barge traveling from Honolulu to Hilo, Hawaii on Monday, the U.S. Coast Guard said. Nine of the 40-foot containers lost from the Young Brothers barge Ho Omaka Hou have been located, while another 12 are still missing, according to the Coast Guard. The barge was being pulled by the tug Hoku Loa at the time of the incident. No injuries have been reported.

How Racing Tech Will Set Up US Offshore Vessel Operators for Success

How Racing Tech Will Set Up US Offshore Vessel Operators for Success

It’s no secret that the U.S. offshore wind sector is finally about to burst into action after years of behind-the-scenes movement. With a new administration set to bolster the favorable political headwinds for the sector, establishing a strong domestic supply chain will be critical as the industry scales up.

Vineyard Wind Taps DEME to Install Wind Turbines off US East Coast

Vineyard Wind Taps DEME to Install Wind Turbines off US East Coast

U.S. offshore wind developer Vineyard Wind has contracted Belgium-based DEME for the offshore transport and installation of the wind turbine generators for the first largescale offshore wind installation in the United States.DEME's U.S. arm DEME Offshore US LLC will  team up with American maritime services contractor FOSS Maritime Company LLC to help construct the Vineyard Wind 1 project off the

Rolls-Royce Gains EPA Tier 4 Certification for mtu Marine Propulsion Systems

Rolls-Royce Gains EPA Tier 4 Certification for mtu Marine Propulsion Systems

U.K.-based equipment and engines manufacturer Rolls-Royce said it has received U.S. EPA Tier 4 certification for its mtu propulsion systems based on its Series 4000 M65L 16-cylinder diesel engines.EPA Tier 4 regulations are considered the most stringent emissions standard for marine applications

Roberts Named President of Foss Maritime

Roberts Named President of Foss Maritime

Seattle-based tug and towing company Foss Maritime said its chief operating officer Will Roberts has been promoted to president.“It was evident to our leadership team that Will’s ability to perform at the highest level along with his business acumen continues to align very well with our organization,” said Jason Childs CEO of Foss' parent company Saltchuk Marine.

Centerline Logistics Acquires Saltchuk Marine Services’ California Ship Refueling Ops

Centerline Logistics Acquires Saltchuk Marine Services’ California Ship Refueling Ops

Centerline Logistics acquired Saltchuk Marine Services’ California ship refueling business, currently operated by subsidiary Foss Maritime Company. According to a press release from Centerline, this "major acquisition" brings together the combined capabilities of two of the nation’s leaders in petroleum transportation

Shipbuilding: Former NBA Star Tony Parker's Yacht Takes Shape in Turkey

Shipbuilding: Former NBA Star Tony Parker's Yacht Takes Shape in Turkey

AvA Yachts is currently building M/Y Infinity Nine, the second of AvA’s Kando series being built for former NBA star Tony Parker.Parker visited the yard to witness construction firsthand, and to date the hull and superstructure are now complete with the final coating of the hull underway. All major equipment has been delivered and installed and the interior fit out has begun in earnest.

DOD Taps Sea Machines for Autonomous Replenishment Vessels

DOD Taps Sea Machines for Autonomous Replenishment Vessels

Boston-based Sea Machines Robotics, a developer of autonomous command and control systems for surface vessels, said it has been awarded a multi-year Other Transaction (OT) agreement by the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD)’s Defense Innovation Unit (DIU) to initiate a prototype that will enable commercial ocean-service barges as autonomous Forward Arming and Refueling Point (FARP) units for an

HST Orders Three Crew Transfer Vessels

HST Orders Three Crew Transfer Vessels

UK-based offshore crew transfer vessels provider High Speed Transfers (HST) said Wednesday it had ordered three new crew transfer vessels.The company ordered two BARTech 30 CTVs from marine engineering consultancy, BAR Technologies, and an additional hybrid Chartwell 24, with BAR Technologies’ Foil Optimised Stability System (FOSS) from Chartwell Marine.

Seacat Services Orders Two Crew Transfer Vessels

Seacat Services Orders Two Crew Transfer Vessels

UK-based offshore wind farm support vessel operator, Seacat Services has ordered two more Chartwell 24 crew transfer vessels.The two vessels – to be named Seacat Sceptre and Seacat Sovereign – are designed by Chartwell Marine, and will be the first equipped with a new foil optimization and stability system (FOSS) designed by BAR Technologies.

Nichols Brothers Launches Tug for Foss

Nichols Brothers Launches Tug for Foss

Leisa Florence, the third of four ASD-90 Class tugs for Foss Maritime, was launched at Nichols Brothers Boat Builders (NBBB) on Wednesday.The ASD-90 Class tugs designed by Jensen Maritime Consultants are 100’ x 40’ Z-Drive tractor tugs are built to U.S. Coast Guard Subchapter “M” regulatory standards, with ABS loadline certification and UWILD notation.