COLUMBIA

  • General
    • Vessel Name : COLUMBIA
    • Operator : COLUMBIA STAR, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 750
  • Location
    • City : GALVESTON
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 65
    • Full Load Capacity : 40 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 16
  • Size
    • Register length : 83.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26.4 Feet
    • Overall Length : 96 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 26.4 Feet
    • Load draft : 12 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8 Feet
    • Height : 32 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1978
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 596791

COLUMBIA STAR, INC.

  • Area of Operation : GULF COAST OF TEXAS AND LOUISIANA TO A MAXIMUM OF 200 NAUTICAL MILES OFFSHORE
  • Principal Commodity : COMPANY PERSONNEL, EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES

ATLANTIS

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

BRUTUS

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

CAESAR

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

CYCLOPS

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

HERCULES

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

NEPTUNE

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

ORION

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

PEGASUS

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

RMS CITATION

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

TRITON

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

VICTORY

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

News

Electricity Constraints Force Canada's First LNG Terminal to Delay Renewable Shift

Electricity Constraints Force Canada's First LNG Terminal to Delay Renewable Shift

Shell PLC's LNG Canada export project in British Columbia plans to start building its proposed second phase with natural gas-powered turbines and switch to electricity as more renewable power becomes available, a top executive said, a decision that means the expansion project will initially generate high greenhouse gas emissions.

Jones Act Uncertainties Persist in US Offshore Wind

Jones Act Uncertainties Persist in US Offshore Wind

The Jones Act is a single sentence long, and yet somehow that reservation of U.S. domestic maritime commerce to qualified U.S.-flag vessels has spawned numerous complications with respect to offshore wind energy projects. Although not supported by prior experience, maybe 2023 will bring some clarity.U.S.

Has Green Hydrogen Sprung a Leak?

Has Green Hydrogen Sprung a Leak?

The green hydrogen express is gathering pace, but it may have a worrying problem with leaks.As governments and energy companies line up big bets on the much-touted fuel of the future, some scientists say the lack of data on leaks and the potential harm they could cause is a blind spot for the nascent industry.

Bollinger to Acquire VT Halter Marine

Bollinger to Acquire VT Halter Marine

Lockport, La. based Bollinger Shipyards announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Pascagoula, Miss. shipbuilder VT Halter Marine, Inc. and neighboring repair yard ST Engineering Halter Marine Offshore (STEHMO) from parent company ST Engineering North America, the U.S. subsidiary of Singaporean multinational technology, defense and engineering group ST Engineering.

SAAM Towage Orders Electric Tug Pair for Its Canadian Operations

SAAM Towage Orders Electric Tug Pair for Its Canadian Operations

SAAM Towage announced it has closed an agreement with Teck & Neptune Terminals that will allow the deployment of the first two electric tugs to its fleet.The ElectRA 2300SX tugs are designed by Vancouver-based Robert Allan Ltd. and will be built at Sanmar Shipyards in Turkey.Scheduled for delivery during the second half of 2023

Maersk Product Tankers Names Gronborg CEO

Maersk Product Tankers Names Gronborg CEO

Claus Gronborg has been appointed CEO of Maersk Product Tankers – one of the largest product tanker owners in the world.Gronborg takes over the leadership of Maersk Product Tankers on October 1 from Christian M. Ingerslev. Gronborg will remain Chief Investment Officer of Maersk Tankers and a member of the executive team.

Inland Waterways Report: Columbia-Snake River System

Inland Waterways Report: Columbia-Snake River System

It’s amazing to consider that a commercial vessel in the Pacific Ocean, approaching the mouth of the Columbia River, can continue its eastward journey to finally tie up at the Port of Lewiston, in Lewiston, Idaho, America’s most inland West Coast port, 465 miles from the Pacific Ocean.

Shipyards Adapt to help Navy, Coast Guard Recapitalize Fleets

Shipyards Adapt to help Navy, Coast Guard Recapitalize Fleets

U.S. shipyards are making improvements to building ships for the Navy and Coast Guard today and in the future.  In some cases, it means phasing out one class of ship and getting ready for the next.  Or, it can be a drastic make-over.The yards include mid-tier yards all the way up to very large facilities devoted exclusively to warships.

100-year-old Ferry Sinks in Astoria, Ore.

100-year-old Ferry Sinks in Astoria, Ore.

A 100-year-old, out-of-service passenger ferry Tourist No. 2 capsized in the Columbia River while moored near Astoria, Ore. on Thursday. There were no passengers on board.The U.S. Coast Guard said it is responding and that an investigation into the cause of the sinking is underway.

From Surface to Subsea to Space: U.S. Navy Shipbuilding Outlook 2022

From Surface to Subsea to Space: U.S. Navy Shipbuilding Outlook 2022

As a rudderless U.S. Navy debates maritime strategy, fleet futures and platform performance, America’s naval shipbuilding industry can look forward to another year of relative stasis.Barring a major geopolitical incident or unexpected maritime provocation, government shipbuilding isn’t going to change course.

Activists Block Greek Tanker with Russian Cargo from Entering UK Port

Activists Block Greek Tanker with Russian Cargo from Entering UK Port

Greenpeace protesters have blocked the entry of a Greek tanker into a southern English port due to its Russian fuel cargo with police making arrests, the green group said on Monday.Britain and the EU have separately banned Russian-flagged vessels from their ports, with exemptions, after Russia's invasion of Ukraine in what the Kremlin describes as a "special military operation.

AAL Increases Newbuild Order from Four to Six

AAL Increases Newbuild Order from Four to Six

Singapore-based heavy lift and bulk shipping company AAL Shipping announced it has increased the number of vessels in its latest newbuild series from four to six.In November 2021, AAL announced the launch of its third-generation newbuilding plan with the initial order of four 32,000 deadweight (DWT) Super B-Class multipurpose vessels from China’s Guangzhou Wenchong Shipyard.