DESERT SHADOW

  • General
    • Vessel Name : DESERT SHADOW
    • Operator : ARAMARK - LAKE POWELL RESORTS & MARINAS
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Other)
    • Vessel Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1746
  • Location
    • City : LAKE POWELL
    • STATE : AZ
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 43
    • Full Load Capacity : 64 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 149
  • Size
    • Register length : 76.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 19.3 Feet
    • Overall Length : 85 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 19.3 Feet
    • Load draft : 6.9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6.9 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1996
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1045958

ARAMARK - LAKE POWELL RESORTS & MARINAS

  • Area of Operation : GLEN CANYON NATIONAL RECREATION AREA: LAKE POWELL
  • Principal Commodity : GASOLINE

CANYON EXPLORER

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Fiberglass

CANYON ODYSSEY

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Fiberglass

CANYON PRINCESS

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Aluminum

CHARLES HALL

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

DESERT REFLECTION

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Fiberglass

ETHEL G

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Fiberglass

NONNE ZOSHI

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Fiberglass

FRANK B

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

FUEL FERRY

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

PUSH TOY

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

News

Sri Lanka Allows Fire-hit Tanker New Diamond to Sail to UAE

Sri Lanka Allows Fire-hit Tanker New Diamond to Sail to UAE

Sri Lanka has allowed a fire-hit supertanker to sail to the United Arab Emirates, where its oil cargo would be transferred to another ship for further supplies to Indian Oil Corp, officials said.The approval for the ship to leave Sri Lankan waters has been given by the maritime rescue coordination center and it is likely to sail towards the UAE, Captain Indika De Silva said.

MarTID 2020: Maritime Training Budgets Continue to Rise

MarTID 2020: Maritime Training Budgets Continue to Rise

Training budgets for seafarers continue to rise around the world, and seafarers themselves increasingly are paying the price, according to the MarTID 2020 Training Practices Report.Responses (278) to the 2020 MarTID report, the third in the series, rose 60% versus 2019, and again included insights from seafarers (accounting for 53% of the response), vessel operators (24%) and METIs (23%).

Ruby Princess Inquiry Blames NSW Health Officials for Debacle

Ruby Princess Inquiry Blames NSW Health Officials for Debacle

The inquiry commissioned by the Berejiklian government into the Ruby Princess COVID-19 disaster has laid blame on NSW health officials, who made “inexcusable” and “inexplicable” mistakes. It also exonerated the Australian Border Force.In the report, the federal government was sharply criticized for refusing to allow an official to appear before the inquiry

Will Container Shipping Woes of the 2010s Repeat?

Will Container Shipping Woes of the 2010s Repeat?

Reduced volumes are currently posing a major challenge to container shipping due to the COVID-19 crisis. So far, freight rates have been held up by the massive blanking of sailings that carriers have put in place.However, even before this crisis, the container shipping industry was saddled with overcapacity carried over from the previous decade

For the Royal Australian Navy, Technological Leap Starts Small

For the Royal Australian Navy, Technological Leap Starts Small

Driven by the need to organically protect maritime Task Groups from the threat of sea mines, the Royal Australian Navy is introducing a deployable Mine Counter-Measures (MCM) capability under the first phase of Project SEA 1778.The Royal Australian Navy’s (RAN) SEA 1778 deployable Mine Counter-Measures (MCM) capability is both a small step forward in the spiral development process and a

USS Kansas City (LCS 22) Commissioned

USS Kansas City (LCS 22) Commissioned

The U.S. Navy commissioned Independence-variant littoral combat ship USS Kansas City (LCS 22) Saturday, June 20.The Navy commissioned Kansas City administratively via naval message due to public health safety and restrictions of large public gatherings related to the coronavirus pandemic and transitioned the ship to normal operations.

Chinese Seismic Vessel Returns to Waters off Vietnam Amid Virus 'Distraction' Charges

Chinese Seismic Vessel Returns to Waters off Vietnam Amid Virus 'Distraction' Charges

A Chinese ship embroiled in a standoff with Vietnamese vessels last year has returned to waters near Vietnam as the United States accused China of pushing its presence in the South China Sea while other claimants are pre-occupied with the coronavirus.Vietnamese vessels last year spent months shadowing the Chinese Haiyang Dizhi 8 survey vessel in resource-rich waters that are a potential global

Cruise Passengers Await Florida Deal Allowing Them to Disembark

Cruise Passengers Await Florida Deal Allowing Them to Disembark

The U.S. government and Florida were working on a plan on Wednesday to allow thousands of cruise ship passengers exposed to an onboard coronavirus outbreak to disembark, a day after President Donald Trump urged the governor to drop his opposition to their docking.Fort Lauderdale Mayor Dean Trantalis said he was not opposed to them docking in his city.

Staten Island Ferries: A "New York State of Mind"

Staten Island Ferries: A "New York State of Mind"

It takes a thick skin to live in New York City, let alone to run its Staten Island Ferry service. James C. DeSimone, Deputy Commissioner, Ferry Division, New York City Department of Transportation, has been charged with running the ferry service for the last 16 years. We met with him for his insights on the challenges of keeping the iconic ferry running safely and efficiently.

BIMCO: US-China “Phase One” Fails to Boost Trade Volumes

BIMCO: US-China “Phase One” Fails to Boost Trade Volumes

Even before the effects of the coronavirus, the ‘Phase One’ agreement between China and the US failed to boost volumes of the implicated goods in January. In fact, exports of the manufactured, agricultural and energy goods included in the deal were down 26% from January 2017, which serves as the base year for the agreement.

Profiles in Training: Staten Island Ferries

Profiles in Training: Staten Island Ferries

When James C. DeSimone, Deputy Commissioner, Ferry Division, New York City Department of Transportation, signed on to run the Staten Island Ferries in 2003, the organization was still in the aftermath of one of the most significant accidents in its history: the ferry Andrew J. Barberi allision of October 2003, an accident which included a number of fatalities and serious injuries.

MRS '19 Wraps Up @ SUNY Maritime

MRS '19 Wraps Up @ SUNY Maritime

“The decrease in state spending on higher education is what keeps me awake at night” is how RADM Michael Alfultis, President, SUNY Maritime College, neatly summarized the biggest challenge he faces as the leader of one of the U.S.’ leading maritime universities. “With a small student body (about 1700), the numbers simply don’t work