CELEBRATIONS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CELEBRATIONS
    • Operator : ARGOSY
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Other)
    • Vessel Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 420
  • Location
    • City : SEATTLE
    • STATE : WA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 27
    • Passenger Capacity : 128
  • Size
    • Register length : 66.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 18 Feet
    • Overall Length : 70 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 18 Feet
    • Load draft : 4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4 Feet
    • Height : 24 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1989
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 944434

ARGOSY

  • Area of Operation : PUGET SOUND AND TRIBUTARY WATERS
  • Principal Commodity : EXCURSION PASSENGERS

BEAVER

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Aluminum

CHAMPAGNE LADY

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

GOODTIME II

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

GOODTIME III

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

LADY MARY

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

QUEENS LAUNCH

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Fiberglass

ROYAL ARGOSY

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

SIGHTSEER

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

SPIRIT OF SEATTLE

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

News

Giant Ship Blocking Suez Canal Partially Refloated

Giant Ship Blocking Suez Canal Partially Refloated

A massive container ship blocking Egypt's Suez Canal for nearly a week has been partially refloated, the Suez Canal Authority (SCA) said on Monday, raising hopes the busy waterway will soon be reopened for a huge backlog of ships.The 400-meter (430-yard) long Ever Given became jammed diagonally across a southern section of the canal in high winds early last Tuesday

Cruise Ship Mardi Gras Delivered to Carnival

Cruise Ship Mardi Gras Delivered to Carnival

As the battered cruise industry looks to turn the clock on 2020 and return to business as 'normal' in 2021, in Finland today there returned a semblance of 'normal' with the delivery of the 180,000 ton Mardi Gras from the Meyer Turku shipyard, a mammoth, modern liquefied natural gas (LNG) fueled cruise ship for Carnival Cruise Line.

RRS Sir David Attenborough Starts Sea Trials

RRS Sir David Attenborough Starts Sea Trials

The U.K.’s most advanced polar research ship RRS Sir David Attenborough left Cammell Laird shipyard Wednesday to commence two weeks of technical sea trials ahead of scheduled delivery to the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) in November.“Although the vessel’s construction is now complete

Meyer Turku Cuts Steel for Carnival's Next Mega Cruise Ship

Meyer Turku Cuts Steel for Carnival's Next Mega Cruise Ship

Finnish shipbuilder Meyer Turku held a steel cutting ceremony for Carnival Cruise Line's next Excel-Class ship, the 180,000-gross-ton Carnival Celebration, slated to debut from PortMiami in 2022.The newbuild is a sister ship the 5,200-passenger Mardis Gras—the largest vessel in the Carnival fleet—delivered in December 2020.

BIMCO: Global Container Volumes Projected to be Down 1.5% for 2020

BIMCO: Global Container Volumes Projected to be Down 1.5% for 2020

Despite the alarming headlines in the spring of last year, container shipping proved remarkably resilient in 2020 in terms of  volumes as well as freight rates. After a 5.0 million TEU (7.3%) drop in volumes in the first five months of the year, volumes were  down by only 1.7% -  a loss of 2.6 million TEU – by the end of November.

Pakistan's Port Qasim Orders Four Tugs and Two Pilot Boats

Pakistan's Port Qasim Orders Four Tugs and Two Pilot Boats

Turkey's Sanmar Shipyards said it has won contracts worth $33.46 million to supply four new tugs and two new pilot boats for the Port Qasim Authority (PQA) in Pakistan. The tugs are scheduled to be delivered in 12 months and the pilot boats in 10.The contracts were awarded following an international tendering process during which Sanmar championed its new Kocacay range of escort and harbor tugs

New Vessel Launched for Gulf of Guinea Security Ops

New Vessel Launched for Gulf of Guinea Security Ops

A newly launched multipurpose vessel is destined for for the Gulf of Guinea where it will be utilized for international oil company (IOC)-related assignments as well as escort patrols for larger vessels that have experienced an escalation of pirate attacks within 200 nautical miles of the West African coastline.

Far East Container Spot Rates to Brazil Rise 230.5% -BIMCO

Far East Container Spot Rates to Brazil Rise 230.5% -BIMCO

What started as a red-hot container market for Far East to U.S. trades has now spread to other routes, with rates from the Far East to Brazil seeing particularly high spot rates, BIMCO says. On January 24, 2021, the base freight rate for a forty-foot container from the Far East to the Port of Santos reached $9,299. Average rates for January are now 230.5% higher than they were in January 2020.

DEME Holds Naming Ceremony for Two New Dredgers

DEME Holds Naming Ceremony for Two New Dredgers

DEME hosted a digital naming ceremony for its two newest dual fuel trailing suction hopper dredgers built by Royal IHC.The 8,300 m³ Meuse River was officially named by the Flemish Minister for Mobility and Public Works, Lydia Peeters and the 15,000 m³ Bonny River by Els Verbraecken, Chief Financial Officer at DEME.

Robert Allan Ltd. Celebrates 90 Years of Business

Robert Allan Ltd. Celebrates 90 Years of Business

In business, as in life, after major anniversary milestones like 60 (Diamond) and 75 (Diamond or Sapphire), it seems that every year after that is worth celebrating. However, 90 years is somewhat in the nether regions of celebrations; certainly, a major achievement after say 75, but not quite the centenary either. However, Robert Allan Ltd.

Olympia Harbor Days Festival and Tugboat Races Canceled

Olympia Harbor Days Festival and Tugboat Races Canceled

Olympia Harbor Days Festival and Tugboat Races, the 47th edition, has been canceled for 2020 due to health and safety concerns surrounding the coronavirus pandemic. The announcement comes from the Olympia Kiwanis Club Board of Directors after much discussion about how to keep the festival safe for all – from attendees and tugboat crews to vendors and volunteers.