DIAMOND JACK

  • General
    • Vessel Name : DIAMOND JACK
    • Operator : DIAMOND JACK'S RIVER TOURS
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Cruise)
    • Vessel Type : Passenger Vessel
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 360
  • Location
    • City : DETROIT
    • STATE : MI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 56
    • Passenger Capacity : 218
  • Size
    • Register length : 65 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 25 Feet
    • Overall Length : 65 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 25 Feet
    • Load draft : 8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7.5 Feet
    • Height : 28 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1955
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 269388

DIAMOND JACK'S RIVER TOURS

  • Area of Operation : DETROIT RIVER BETWEEN LAKE ERIE AND LAKE ST. CLAIR; OCCASIONALLY ON LAKE ERIE, LAKE ST. CLAIR AND THE ST. CLAIR RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

DIAMOND BELLE

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

DIAMOND QUEEN

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

News

Offshore wind: One-stop Power Conversion

Offshore wind: One-stop Power Conversion

With the United States and China about to start their respective offshore wind build-ups, grid operators wondering about the efficiency of their turbines or the emissions-areas compliance of their wind-service vessels will be warmed to know there’s someone they can talk to. Yaskawa’s The Switch — a Japanese industrial giant’s European environmental tech business — is offering one-stop

Seadrill Contract Backlog Reaches $1.9bln

Seadrill Contract Backlog Reaches $1.9bln

The deepwater drilling contractor Seadrill said that its contract backlog, as of May 23, 2019, totaled approximately $1.9 billion.The drilling services provider said it has added $130 million of additional backlog from March, including the AOD I award of a three year follow on contract with Saudi Aramco keeping the unit employed until June 2022, which adds approximately $82 million in backlog.

Norway Builds Drone Fleet for coastal “Sulfur Patrols”

Norway Builds Drone Fleet for coastal “Sulfur Patrols”

Norway is growing its arsenal of military grade drones for missions that’ll take them into the exhaust streams of ship’s funnels. With the IMO now supporting the 0.1 percent sulfur cap on marine fuel from Jan. 2020, and with southern Norway below the 62nd parallel officially a European Emissions Control Area, or ECA, the Norwegian Maritime Authority, the NMA

HII Delivers DDG 117 to U.S. Navy

HII Delivers DDG 117 to U.S. Navy

Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Ingalls Shipbuilding division delivered the Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer Paul Ignatius (DDG 117) to the U.S. Navy today with shipbuilders, ship’s force and representatives of Supervisor of Shipbuilding, Gulf Coast in attendance.The signing of the DD 250 document officially transfers custody of the ship from HII to the Navy.

The Tanker Market: 2019 and Beyond

The Tanker Market: 2019 and Beyond

Late 2018 saw the tanker market bubble upwards through late November, with daily vessel hires moving in the direction of, though not yet reaching levels not seen since late 2014-2015, when oil prices were in freefall and inventories building to the brim. A few pundits have suggested that we are seeing a “mini 2014” where lowered oil prices are coaxing another inventory build which would drive

CRUISE SHIPPING: Meyer Turku Delivers Mein Schiff 2

CRUISE SHIPPING: Meyer Turku Delivers Mein Schiff 2

Momentum in the red hot cruise industry continues to build as TUI Cruises takes delivery of New Mein Schiff 2 from Meyer Turku shipyard.“For us it has been a thrill working with TUI Cruises on the design and construction of this ship. The passengers will surely notice and hopefully like the differences to the previous ships," CEO Jan Meyer said.

Top 10 Ships of 2018: #1 - Diamond Gas Orchid

Top 10 Ships of 2018: #1 - Diamond Gas Orchid

The first Sayaringo STaGE type LNG carrierMitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (MHIMSB) delivered the first Sayaringo STaGE type liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier, named Diamond Gas Orchid in June, 2018. The Sayaringo STaGE, which was developed based on MHIMSB's cutting-edge technology, has a continuous cover over the cargo tanks, a feature inherited from its predecessor the “Sayaendo”

Future Maritime Design: NETSCo Sponsors Student Design Competition

Future Maritime Design: NETSCo Sponsors Student Design Competition

NETSCo announced the winners of the 2018 Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME) Student Design Competition held recently during the 2018 SNAME Maritime Convention in Providence, RI. Many interesting designs were devised with over 150 students participating in the competition.

Merger Creates $1.65B Tanker Giant

Merger Creates $1.65B Tanker Giant

Greek shipping company Capital Product Partners has agreed to spin off its crude and product tanker business and merge it with the tanker businesses owned by DSS Holdings.The $1.65 billion transaction involving 68 tankers is expected to create the third largest publicly traded MR and product fleet in the world

Liquefaction and Lost Bulk Carriers: Is a Design Change Warranted?

Liquefaction and Lost Bulk Carriers: Is a Design Change Warranted?

A shocking number of bulk carriers (as well as a few OBOs – ore/bulk/oil carriers) have been suddenly and catastrophically lost at sea in the last 30 years.  Following are the names of some of those vessels, in alphabetical order:- Asian Forest (2009); - Black Rose(2009); - Bulk Jupiter (2015); - Derbyshire (1980); - Emerald Star (2017); - Harita Bauxite (2013); - Hong Wei (2010); - Hui Long

Destroyer Frank E. Petersen Jr. Christened

Destroyer Frank E. Petersen Jr. Christened

U.S. shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division christened the guided missile destroyer Frank E. Petersen Jr. (DDG 121), the 71st in the U.S. Navy’s Arleigh Burke (DDG 51) class of destroyers and the 33rd built by Ingalls.DDG 121 honors Frank Emmanuel Petersen Jr.

Ensco to Buy Rowan in $2.38 Bln Deal

Ensco to Buy Rowan in $2.38 Bln Deal

Offshore driller Ensco Plc said on Monday it plans to buy smaller rival Rowan Cos Plc in an all-stock deal valued at $2.38 billion, as it looks to expand its fleet and benefit from a partnership with Saudi Aramco.This is Ensco's second deal since OPEC-led efforts boosted oil prices in the second half of 2016. Ensco bought rival Atwood Oceanics in a similar deal last year.