BLUE MANA

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BLUE MANA
    • Operator : C MICHAEL BIGGIE
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Cruise)
    • Vessel Type : Passenger Vessel
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1000
  • Location
    • City : ISLAMORADA
    • STATE : FL
  • Capacity
    • Full Load Capacity : 23 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 6
  • Size
    • Register length : 46.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 14.6 Feet
    • Overall Length : 50 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 14.6 Feet
    • Load draft : 4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
    • Height : 27 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1970
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 527004

C MICHAEL BIGGIE

  • Area of Operation : OFFSHORE ATLANTIC FLORIDA KEYS
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS / ANGLERS

News

Chile Uses High-tech Buoys to Protect Migrating Whales

Chile Uses High-tech Buoys to Protect Migrating Whales

A smart buoy that can "hear" the ocean and monitor climate change is part of a new effort to help endangered whales avoid ship collisions on their journey from Antarctica to the equator.The buoy was installed in the Gulf of Corcovado, some 1,100 kilometers (684 miles) south of Chile's capital, in early October and is the first of many planned by the Blue Boat Initiative

Edda Wind’s New Offshore Wind Vessel Launched in Spain

Edda Wind’s New Offshore Wind Vessel Launched in Spain

Edda Wind’s new Service Operation Vessel Edda Goelo (C416) was launched at Astilleros Balenciaga shipyard in Spain on Friday.Edda Goelo will serve as a mother vessel for wind turbine technicians as they perform maintenance work on offshore wind turbines. When completed, the new SOV will start operations for wind turbine maker Siemens Gamesa at Iberdrola’s offshore wind farm in the Saint-Brieuc

Russian Separatists Seize Two Foreign Ships in Mariupol

Russian Separatists Seize Two Foreign Ships in Mariupol

Russian-backed separatists have seized two foreign-flagged ships in the eastern Ukrainian port city of Mariupol, saying they are now "state property", in the first such moves against commercial shipping, letters seen by Reuters showed.Mariupol, on Ukraine's southern coast, fell under the control of Russian and separatist forces in May after a months-long siege.

BW Offshore Says Fatal Incident in Indian Yard Not Related to Its FPSOs

BW Offshore Says Fatal Incident in Indian Yard Not Related to Its FPSOs

Oslo-listed FPSO leasing company BW Offshore said Wednesday a fatal incident had occurred in the Priya Blue shipyard in India, but that it was not related to ongoing recycling of former BW Offshore FPSOs at the yard.BW Offshore said in February it had signed an agreement with Priya Blue Industries yard in India to recycle the Cidade de São Vicente FPSO in compliance with Hong Kong Convention.

Stranded Seafarers Escape Ukraine, Others Trapped

Stranded Seafarers Escape Ukraine, Others Trapped

A portion of the estimated 1,000 seafarers trapped in Ukraine have escaped, the International Labour Organization and industry officials told Reuters, voicing concern for those remaining trapped onboard ships or unaccounted for.Several foreign cargo ships have been struck by crossfire in Ukraine since the Russian invasion began on Feb. 24. U.N.

Ships Stranded in Ukraine as Conflict Slows UN Rescue Efforts

Ships Stranded in Ukraine as Conflict Slows UN Rescue Efforts

With more than 1,000 seafarers stranded on ships in Ukrainian ports and food supplies running low, the United Nations is pressing for their safe passage out of danger but security risks and disagreements are hobbling those efforts, maritime sources say.Russia's military took control of waterways when it invaded Ukraine on February 24, in what Moscow calls a "special operation".

Alt-fueled Workboats: Building the Business Case

Alt-fueled Workboats: Building the Business Case

There’s no energy shortage when it comes to projects promoting the viability of alternatively fueled marine vessels (alt-fueled vessels).Consider just a few examples:Crowley Maritime Corp will take delivery in 2023 of an electric tugboat, dubbed eWolf, built by Master Boat Builders in Coden, Ala.

IMO to Work on Safe Corridor for Ships Stranded by Ukraine Conflict

IMO to Work on Safe Corridor for Ships Stranded by Ukraine Conflict

The UN's shipping agency will seek to create a safe maritime corridor to enable merchant ships and their crews stuck in the Black Sea and Sea of Azov to sail away without the risk of being hit, it said on Friday.Russia's military took control of waterways when it invaded Ukraine on Feb. 24, in what Moscow calls a "special operation".

Tilting Wind Sail Installed on Theater Ship

Tilting Wind Sail Installed on Theater Ship

A unique "theater vessel" used by La Fura dels Baus and the production company Elipsis Onboard has been fitted with a tiltable wind sail propulsion system, helping to reduce the vessel's environmental footprint.bound4blue said its eSAIL system was installed on La Naumon during a recent docking at Spanish shipyard Astander.

Offshore Wind to Require Ocean Space the Size of Italy by 2050

Offshore Wind to Require Ocean Space the Size of Italy by 2050

By mid-century, offshore wind will require ocean space which is equivalent to the landmass of Italy, and the industry will by then account for half of all the capex in the Blue Economy, according to DNV’s Ocean’s Future to 2050 report."The exponential growth of offshore wind power will be the main driver of a nine-fold increase in demand for ocean space by the middle of the century," DNV said.

Crowley Commits to Net-zero GHG Emissions by 2050

Crowley Commits to Net-zero GHG Emissions by 2050

As the maritime industry collectively struggles to chart the course toward decarbonization, Crowley today committed to net-zero greenhouse gas emissions across all scopes by 2050, pursuing a path aligned with the latest climate science to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius.What this means is an overall reduction of 4.

Lindblad Expeditions' Second Polar Ship Christened

Lindblad Expeditions' Second Polar Ship Christened

Lindblad Expeditions announced the launch of its second new polar vessel, National Geographic Resolution, on her inaugural voyage to Antarctica, South Georgia and the Falklands. Under Antarctica’s clear blue skies and parked on fast ice in the Weddell Sea’s Duse Bay, guests walked onto the ice to cheer on Captain Heidi Norling as she christened the 126-guest National Geographic Resolution.