DS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : DS
    • Operator : VORTEX MARINE CONSTRUCTION, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Open Dry Cargo Barge
    • Vessel Type : Open Hopper Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : OAKLAND
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 663
    • Full Load Capacity : 1040 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 153 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 35.5 Feet
    • Overall Length : 153 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 35.5 Feet
    • Load draft : 12 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1963
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 292596

VORTEX MARINE CONSTRUCTION, INC.

  • Area of Operation : SACRAMENTO AND SAN FRANCISCO RIVERS AND BAY
  • Principal Commodity : CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS

DORIS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LAGUNA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LARIAT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SEQUOYA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CB

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MB

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

VANTAGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

VENGEANCE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

VICTORY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

VIGOR

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JOEY

  • Type : Undefined
  • Construction : Steel

VORACIOUS

  • Type : Undefined
  • Construction : Steel

News

New Cranes & Offshore Wind Efficiency

New Cranes & Offshore Wind Efficiency

The end may be in sight, but the race for bigger cranes is still having an impact on offshore wind project efficiency.The industry has already felt the need for upgrading crane lifting capacity on existing offshore wind installation vessels: NOV is upgrading the cranes on Cadeler’s existing O-class wind turbine installation vessels (WTIVs)

Valaris Takes Delivery of Two New Drillships

Valaris Takes Delivery of Two New Drillships

Offshore drilling company Valaris has taken delivery of newbuild drillships VALARIS DS-13 and DS-14 for an aggregate purchase price of approximately $337 million.VALARIS DS-13 and DS-14 will be mobilized from South Korea to Las Palmas in Spain, where the rigs will be stacked until they are contracted for work.

Esgian Week 26 Report: Drilling Activity is High

Esgian Week 26 Report: Drilling Activity is High

Esgian provides an update on drilling activity in its Week 26 Rig Analytics Market Roundup.Report SummaryContractsVentura Offshore has been granted exclusive marketing rights from Hanwha Drilling LLC for the newbuild 12,000-ft 7th generation drillship, Tidal Action, for an ongoing tender process in Brazil.

Esgian Week 18 Report: Confirmations, Terminations and Suspensions

Esgian Week 18 Report: Confirmations, Terminations and Suspensions

Esgian reports an eventful week with contract confirmations, terminations and suspensions in its Week 18 Rig Analytics Market Roundup.Report SummaryContractsBurullus Gas Company, the self-operated joint venture between Shell Egypt, the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS), the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) and Petronas

Esgian Week 14 Report: Major Jackup Contract Suspensions

Esgian Week 14 Report: Major Jackup Contract Suspensions

Esgian reports various drilling contractors disclosing details of discussions with Saudi Aramco regarding jackup contract suspensions in its Week 14 Rig Analytics Market Roundup. These contractors include Shelf Drilling, ADES, Borr Drilling, Arabian Drilling, COSL, and ARO Drilling.

Esgian Week 12 Report: New Finds in Guyana, China and Norway

Esgian Week 12 Report: New Finds in Guyana, China and Norway

Esgian reports fresh finds confirmed in Guyana, China and Norway in its Week 12 Rig Analytics Market Roundup.Report Outline:ContractsDolphin Drilling has announced the award of a $154 million drilling contract from India's exploration and production company, Oil India Limited (Oil India), to the 6,000-ft semisub Blackford Dolphin.

Esgian Week 9 Report: Dolphin, Diamond and Seadrill Updates

Esgian Week 9 Report: Dolphin, Diamond and Seadrill Updates

Esgian reports rig-related updates from Dolphin Drilling, Diamond Offshore, and Seadrill in its Week 9 Rig Analytics Market Roundup.Report Outline:ContractsDespite Tullow Oil’s recent announcement that it would take a break from drilling offshore Ghana, Noble Corp. has stated that there has been no contract termination announcement and that its 12

Drilling Roundup: New Contracts and New Carbon Storage Activity

Drilling Roundup: New Contracts and New Carbon Storage Activity

Esgian has published its Week 48 Rig Market Roundup highlighting that new contract awards were revealed for a Velesto Drilling jackup, two Seadrill drillships and a Dolphin Drilling semisub. Meanwhile, Wintershall Dea is planning to drill a new carbon storage well in Norway.ContractsMalaysia’s Velesto Drilling has agreed on an extension of a contract with Carigali Hess Operating Company for

US Invests Nearly $10 Million to Advance Marine Energy

US Invests Nearly $10 Million to Advance Marine Energy

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced nearly $10 million for seven projects that will accelerate development and testing of marine energy technologies. These investments advance research on wave-powered technology for use in seawater desalination and support a feasibility study for a potential ocean current test facility.

Schottel to Provide Full Propulsion Packages for Edda Wind's New CSOVs

Schottel to Provide Full Propulsion Packages for Edda Wind's New CSOVs

Marine propulsion specialist Schottel will equip four Commissioning Service Operation Vessels (CSOVs) being built by the Norwegian VARD Group with full propulsion packages.The package per vessel consists of two SCHOTTEL Dynamic RudderPropellers type SRP 460 D, one SCHOTTEL Retractable RudderPropeller type SRP 380 R, and two SCHOTTEL TransverseThrusters type STT 5.