CATALINA KING

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CATALINA KING
    • Operator : ABC BARGE & EQUIPMENT, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Cruise)
    • Vessel Type : Passenger Vessel
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2200
  • Location
    • City : LONG BEACH
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 66
    • Passenger Capacity : 700
  • Size
    • Register length : 127.4 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 34.6 Feet
    • Overall Length : 130 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 34.6 Feet
    • Load draft : 6.9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5.7 Feet
    • Height : 41 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1973
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 548119

ABC BARGE & EQUIPMENT, INC.

  • Area of Operation : LONG BEACH HARBOR AND CATALINA ISLAND
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

CATALINA DUCHESS

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Aluminum

HARBOR KING

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

SENTINEL

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Fiberglass

TWO HARBORS

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Fiberglass

News

Grounded Cargo Ship Refloated in the Caribbean

Grounded Cargo Ship Refloated in the Caribbean

A cargo ship that ran aground off St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands earlier this month has been refloated and towed to a safe mooring location at the Crown Bay Sandfill dock, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Vessel owners and salvors will now coordinate further operations to remove the damaged cargo, remaining oil and conduct further salvage or repair operations for the Bonnie G.

US Coast Guard Cutter Sea Dog Damaged

US Coast Guard Cutter Sea Dog Damaged

The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Sea Dog (WPB 87373) sustained damage during the crew’s inbound transit from sea to the St. Marys River, Monday, the Coast Guard (USCG) said.The damaged cutter moored in Fernandina Beach, Fla., with assistance from additional Coast Guard assets and a commercial towing vessel, the USCG said.

KOTUG Takes Full Ownership of Its Bahamas Towage JV with SEACOR

KOTUG Takes Full Ownership of Its Bahamas Towage JV with SEACOR

KOTUG International, a marine services and towage provider based in the Netherlands, announced on Thursday it has concluded its acquisition of Kotug Seabulk Maritime (KSM), taking full ownership of the Caribbean marine towage business.KOTUG said it has acquired the interest of its joint venture partner, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

Seacor Sells Its Caribbean Liner Business

Seacor Sells Its Caribbean Liner Business

SEACOR Holdings Inc. announced it has concluded the sale of its Caribbean liner and logistics business SEACOR Container Lines LLC (“SEACOR Island Lines”) to King Ocean Services Ltd. The transaction includes all operations and assets.King Ocean specializes in marine transportation and logistics solutions to close to 50 destinations across the Caribbean and South and Central America out of their

Breakaway Barge Retrieved After Striking Pier in Seattle

Breakaway Barge Retrieved After Striking Pier in Seattle

A fully loaded container barge that broke loose and struck a pier in downtown Seattle has been towed to safety.The U.S. Coast Guard said it was notified at 1:25 p.m. on Thursday that the barge had broken loose from Terminal 18 and went adrift in Elliot Bay.The barge, owned by Lyden's Alaska Marine Lines

Insights: Blaine Dempke, CEO, Markey

Insights: Blaine Dempke, CEO, Markey

Established in 1907 as the Industrial Revolution arrived to Seattle, Markey is the oldest privately-held winch manufacturer in the United States today. The company was formed in the Georgetown District of what later became known as King County, Wash. The Markey sign above its original manufacturing plant, on Horton Street, is still retained

St. Johns Ship Building’s Jeff Bukoski to Receive USMMA’s Admiral McCready Award

St. Johns Ship Building’s Jeff Bukoski to Receive USMMA’s Admiral McCready Award

Jeffery Bukoski, president of Palatka, Fla. shipyard St. Johns Ship Building, has been awarded the RADM Lauren S. McCready Award, which recognizes graduates of the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) who have made significant technical achievements in the marine industry or who have contributed organizational or managerial support to making such technical achievements possible.

USACE Awarded a Slew of Dredging Work in the First Half of 2023

USACE Awarded a Slew of Dredging Work in the First Half of 2023

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is snapping back from the doldrums of COVID-19, wrapping up a strong first half of 2023 with a slew of awarded dredging work.“The federal government is no different from state and local governments, nor the private sector when it comes to COVID-19 work related recovery and USACE is not an exception,” said William P.

Saudi Arabia Urges Improved Maritime Security in Gulf

Saudi Arabia Urges Improved Maritime Security in Gulf

Saudi Arabia wants enhanced maritime security in the crucial Gulf region as part of its rapprochement with long-timerival Iran, Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan said on Saturday.Iran and Saudi Arabia agreed in March, in a deal brokered by China, to end a diplomatic rift and reestablish relations following years of hostility that had endangered regional stability including in the Gulf

Philly Shipyard Lays Keel for Third NSMV

Philly Shipyard Lays Keel for Third NSMV

Philly Shipyard held a keel laying ceremony on Monday for the third vessel in a series of new purpose-built, state-of-the-art training ships for America’s state maritime academies.The newbuild is the third of five new National Security Multi-Mission Vessels (NSMV) being built under a program for the U.S.

UK: King Puts Live Export Ban Back on Agenda

UK: King Puts Live Export Ban Back on Agenda

The King's Speech on November 7 set out the UK Government's agenda for the coming political year, and the animal welfare charity RSPCA is pleased that a live export ban - via an Animal Welfare (Livestock Exports) Bill - was amongst the issues raised in the supplementary notes.The RSPCA has campaigned to outlaw live exports for more than 50 years. Today, around 1.

U.S. Offshore Vessel Owner Harvey Gulf Welcomes Philip Luongo as Executive VP

U.S. Offshore Vessel Owner Harvey Gulf Welcomes Philip Luongo as Executive VP

U.S.-based offshore vessel owner Harvey Gulf International Marine has said that Philip Luongo, a New York native and graduate of the United States Merchant Marine Academy, has joined the company. After graduating Kings Point, Luongo upgraded his Unlimited U.S. Coast Guard License by sailing on deep sea vessels and operating production platforms in the Gulf of Mexico.