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

US Considering Jones Act Waivers Amid Colonial Pipeline Shutdown

US Considering Jones Act Waivers Amid Colonial Pipeline Shutdown

The Transportation Department said on Tuesday it was evaluating whether a temporary waiver of the Jones Act is needed to ensure sufficient gasoline supply to some U.S. states after the ransomware attack on Colonial Pipeline."The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) has started the work needed to enable consideration of a temporary and targeted waiver of the Jones Act," the department said.

Canada Promises Two Arctic Icebreakers

Canada Promises Two Arctic Icebreakers

The Canadian government on Thursday promised to build two Arctic icebreakers and create hundreds of jobs in two politically influential provinces that will help decide an election considered likely this year.The ruling Liberals, citing the need to boost Canada's Arctic footprint as global warming opens up the region

Passenger Vessel Operators Looking Forward

Passenger Vessel Operators Looking Forward

As we take a breath and collectively step into 2021, I’m choosing to be optimistic and focus on the opportunities ahead. Trust me, that’s not easy to say. Even as we are still experiencing a global pandemic which has devastated both the health and financial safety of our families, friends, employees, businesses, and communities. We may be down, but I say don’t lose hope.

US Coast Guard 'Alarmed' By Mariners Turning Off AIS

US Coast Guard 'Alarmed' By Mariners Turning Off AIS

The U.S. Coast Guard on Wednesday issued a warning to mariners and commercial fisherman about the dangers and legal consequences of switching off their Automated Identification Systems (AIS), citing concern over a growing number of vessels operating with the tracking equipment disabled.

Biden Expected to Roll Back Trump's Offshore Energy Rollbacks

Biden Expected to Roll Back Trump's Offshore Energy Rollbacks

Joe Biden could erase much of President Donald Trump’s four-year legacy of energy and climate deregulation with the stroke of his pen, according to regulatory experts, but replacing it with something new and durable may prove trickier.Trump’s rollbacks are on shaky ground because most were done not through Congressional lawmaking but via presidential executive orders that can be easily torn up

General Dynamics Awarded $9.47 Bln Submarine Construction Contract

General Dynamics Awarded $9.47 Bln Submarine Construction Contract

General Dynamics Corp was awarded a $9.47 billion contract for the construction of Columbia class submarines, moving the U.S. Navy's top procurement priority out of the early-construction phase, the Pentagon said on Thursday.The contract for the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarines covers the move to full construction of the first ship in the class, the USS Columbia

Bulk Carrier Grounds After Losing Propulsion in the Columbia River

Bulk Carrier Grounds After Losing Propulsion in the Columbia River

A 608-foot bulk carrier that suffered an engine failure and ran aground in the Columbia River Thursday has been refloated without injury or pollution, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Columbia River received a report at 12:50 a.m. that the Marshall Islands-flagged Genco Auvergne had run soft aground due to a loss of main engine propulsion while transiting down the

Maritime History: Columbia Lighting the World; How Classification Can Make a Difference

Maritime History: Columbia Lighting the World; How Classification Can Make a Difference

I don’t remember when I discovered that the first application of lightbulbs occurred at sea rather than ashore. But when I dug a little deeper into the subject recently, I came across an interesting set of coincidences that shows how innovation often relies on simply doing, rather than endlessly talking about it.

Owners of Iranian Fuel Seized by US Assert Rights to Cargoes

Owners of Iranian Fuel Seized by US Assert Rights to Cargoes

The owners of four Iranian fuel cargoes that were confiscated by U.S. authorities last month mounted a challenge to the seizure, asserting their rights to control the cargo, according to a court filing on Tuesday.The U.S. Justice Department last month announced the seizure of 1.116 million barrels of fuel it said was destined for Venezuela.

Alberta Oil Shipped Through Panama Canal to Atlantic Canada

Alberta Oil Shipped Through Panama Canal to Atlantic Canada

On July 20, the tanker Cabo de Hornos delivered an estimated 450,000 barrels of crude oil to the Irving Oil refinery’s Canaport storage facilities in Saint John, N.B.What made Cabo de Hornos’s delivery different was that it was the first time crude oil had arrived in Saint John by ship from Alberta. It came via the Trans Mountain pipeline to the Westbridge Marine Terminal in Burnaby, B.C.

Video: Seaspan Shipyards Launches CCGS John Cabot

Video: Seaspan Shipyards Launches CCGS John Cabot

Canadian shipbuilder Seaspan Shipyards on Friday launched the final ship in a series of three Offshore Fisheries Science Vessels (OFSV) for the Canadian Coast Guard.The 63.4-meter CCGS John Cabot will next undergo sea trials before its delivery to the Coast Guard later this summer. The vessel will be based in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador.

US Files Suit to Seize Iranian Gasoline on Tankers Headed to Venezuela

US Files Suit to Seize Iranian Gasoline on Tankers Headed to Venezuela

U.S. prosecutors late on Wednesday filed a lawsuit to seize the gasoline aboard four tankers that Iran is shipping to Venezuela, the latest attempt by the Trump administration to increase economic pressure on the two U.S. foes.The government of Venezuelan Socialist President Nicolas Maduro has flaunted the tankers, which departed last month, to show it remains unbowed by U.S. pressure.