CORVUS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CORVUS
    • Operator : TISBURY TOWING & TRANSPORTATION, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 198
  • Location
    • City : VINEYARD HAVEN
    • STATE : MA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 11
  • Size
    • Register length : 34.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 11.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 36 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 11.3 Feet
    • Load draft : 5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 12 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1978
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 603775

TISBURY TOWING & TRANSPORTATION, INC.

  • Area of Operation : UPPER ATLANTIC COAST
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING, GASOLINE, FUEL OIL, TRAP ROCK, STONE, BULK PRODUCTS AND BUILDING MATERIALS

SIRIUS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

THUBAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ALCAID

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ALGOL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HYDRA

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MEROPA

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

RANDO

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Single Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

News

BC Ferries’ Hybrid-electric Newbuilds Enter Service

BC Ferries’ Hybrid-electric Newbuilds Enter Service

Canadian ferry operator BC Ferries said its newest vessel, Island Aurora, officially entered service Thursday on the Port McNeill - Alert Bay - Sointula (Vancouver Island-Cormorant Island-Malcolm Island) route. This follows last week’s start of service for sister vessel Island Discovery on the Texada Island-Powell River run.

Hybrid drives: Siemens sends in the machines

Hybrid drives: Siemens sends in the machines

Encouraged by the success of a hybrid drives program, Siemens is going all out in Norway to automate production of that core marine energy storage enabler, the lithium battery. Offshore service vessel charterers, rig owners, ferry operators and ship owners are the target market. Trondheim’s technical university and a recent history of hosting battery makers and system integrators has made it

New Safety Recommendations for Vessel Batteries

New Safety Recommendations for Vessel Batteries

A new joint industry report offers recommendations for enhanced battery safety on vessels.The report, released by DNV GL in collaboration with the Norwegian, Danish and US maritime authorities, battery manufacturers, system integrators, suppliers of fire extinguishing systems, shipyards and shipowners

The Top 10 Workboat Stories for 2019

The Top 10 Workboat Stories for 2019

Choosing the year’s ‘top stories’ is always a difficult task. Many compelling story threads played out, each dramatically impacting the North American waterfront, and in particular, the workboat sector – each in their own unique way.The Infrastructure Battle ContinuesThe EXECUTIVE SUMMARY H.R.

CWind Orders Hybrid Crew Transfer Vessel

CWind Orders Hybrid Crew Transfer Vessel

Isle of Wight shipbuilder Wight Shipyard Co (WSC) has been contracted by CWind to build the world’s first hybrid surface effect crew transfer vessel, to  service the Borssele 1 and 2 offshore windfarms located 23 kilometers off the Dutch coast.CWind’s long-term charter contract agreement with Ørsted, which operates the Borssele 1 and 2 offshore windfarms, will start in mid-2020.

Corvus Opens New Facility in Norway

Norwegian-Canadian marine propulsion energy storage solutions provider Corvus Energy has opened its a new battery manufacturing facility in Bergen, Norway. The automated factory is equipped with a digitized production line based on nine robotic stations and has the capacity of up to 400 MWh per year.

Ferry in Estonia Upgraded to Battery-Hybrid

Ferry in Estonia Upgraded to Battery-Hybrid

Norwegian Electric Systems has signed a contract with the Estonian shipbuilder Baltic Workboats to deliver upgrade of the Diesel Electric Propulsion system onboard the ferry Tõll to battery-hybrid.The ferry operator TS Laevad, a subsidiary of the listed port Company Tallinna Sadam, operates the ferry routes between Western Estonia’s major islands and mainland.

Kawasaki Heavy Orders Corvus' Blue Marlin Energy Storage System

Kawasaki Heavy Orders Corvus' Blue Marlin Energy Storage System

Japan's Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) has ordered the first commercial unit of a new Corvus Energy high-density lithium-ion capacitor energy storage system (ESS) Blue Marlin.According to Corvus, which plans to market the system to the offshore energy market, the Blue Marlin uses lithium-ion capacitor (LiC) cells that sustain very high charge/discharge rates of 550 C peak and 200 C continuous

Corvus Energy Invests in Canadian Battery Production

Corvus Energy Invests in Canadian Battery Production

Corvus Energy is moving forward with plans to invest in its Canadian operations by expanding its Richmond, B.C. facility and increasing manufacturing capacity.As reported in early 2018, Corvus Energy is rolling out plans for expanded maritime battery manufacturing facilities in both Bergen, Norway and Richmond, B.C., Canada.

AIDAperla Receives Corvus Battery System

AIDAperla Receives Corvus Battery System

Carnival Corporation's Germany brand AIDA Cruises and Corvus Energy have signed a deal to retrofit the AIDAperla with a 10MW battery pack, the largest to date set to be featured on a cruise vessel."The order is for a 10MWh Energy Storage System (ESS) to be installed on board AIDAperla in 2020.

Corvus Opens Second Battery Factory in Norway

Corvus Opens Second Battery Factory in Norway

Corvus Energy, the Norwegian-Canadian designer and manufacturer of energy storage solutions for marine propulsion and electrical systems opens  a new automated battery factory in Bergen, Norway to meet demand.“There is an electric revolution going on in the maritime sector, and we want to deliver the best solutions in the industry,” said Geir Bjørkeli, CEO of Corvus Energy.

Corvus Energy Gets Shell Ventures Investment

Corvus Energy Gets Shell Ventures Investment

Canadian-Norwegian battery maker Corvus Energy announced that it has finalized an investment deal with Shell Ventures.The investment is a step towards Shell’s ambition to decrease the carbon footprint of the energy products they sell by around 20% by 2035 and by around 50% by 2050, in step with society.