ECHO

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ECHO
    • Operator : OLDPORT MARINE SERVICES, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Cruise)
    • Vessel Type : Passenger Vessel
    • Construction : Fiberglass
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 75
  • Location
    • City : BLOCK ISLAND
    • STATE : RI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 2
    • Passenger Capacity : 18
  • Size
    • Register length : 25.9 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 10 Feet
    • Overall Length : 26 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 10 Feet
    • Load draft : 3 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3 Feet
    • Height : 8 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1983
    • EQUIP1 : NONE

OLDPORT MARINE SERVICES, INC.

  • Area of Operation : NEWPORT HARBOR AND VICINITY; GREAT SALT POND; BLOCK ISLAND, RI AND EDGARTOWN, MA
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

ALERT

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Fiberglass

AMAZING GRACE

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

CAN DO

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Wood

PATRIOT

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Fiberglass

RANGER

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Fiberglass

REMEDY

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Fiberglass

RESTLESS

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Fiberglass

ROLL

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Fiberglass

SALLY FORTH

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

SCOUT

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Fiberglass

TANGO

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Fiberglass

WELCOME

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Fiberglass

News

MBARI Works at Unlocking Ocean Biology

MBARI Works at Unlocking Ocean Biology

Greater understanding of what goes on in the ocean is starting to become a reality – thanks to growing use of unmanned surface and underwater vehicles and developments in biological sensing.  Elaine Maslin takes a look at what a team at MBARI has been doing.Gathering biological data from the oceans remains a significant challenge for oceanographers.

Australia Orders Two Cruise Ships to Leave ... Now!

Australia Orders Two Cruise Ships to Leave ... Now!

Australia ordered two cruise ships to leave its waters on Thursday, after a liner that docked in Sydney Harbor last week became the primary source of infection in the country's coronavirus outbreak.Although well below levels elsewhere in the world, the pace of Australia's infections is starting to pick up speed, reaching nearly 2,800 cases and 13 deaths.

Ocean Infinity’s Hunt for the Submarine San Juan

Ocean Infinity’s Hunt for the Submarine San Juan

The search for the Argentinian submarine was like hunting for the proverbial needle in a hay stack, except that it was a piece of straw. Elaine Maslin reports. At 7.19am, local time, on November 15, 2017, the last message was received from the San Juan submarine. She belonged to the Argentinian navy and was on a routine mission from Ushuaia in the Patagonia region to Mar del Plata in Buenos

Ferry Industry Sets Pace on Critical Solutions

Ferry Industry Sets Pace on Critical Solutions

Interferry CEO Mike Corrigan describes a distinctly upbeat period in the worldwide ferry community – and explains how the global trade association plans to take its support to far-reaching new levels.There are times when the phrase “there are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies and statistics” seems all too true

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

Saga Orders 1st Boutique River Cruise Ship

Saga Orders 1st Boutique River Cruise Ship

British cruise line Holidays announced plans to launch a newbuild river cruise ship to sail on European rivers in spring 2021.The new ship will be built by Vahali, a Dutch-founded company which has  been building rivers ships since 1923. The new vessel is christened Spirit of the Rhine.

Interferry Conference Highlights Zero-Emissions

Interferry Conference Highlights Zero-Emissions

Acknowledging the need to be a leader in the transition to a lower carbon future and eventually net zero emissions, global trade association Interferry convened its 44th annual conference on the theme of innovation - exploring the potential to transform every aspect of the ferry industry.

Trump: Other Nations Should Do More to Protect Tankers

Trump: Other Nations Should Do More to Protect Tankers

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that other countries, including China and Japan, should protect their own oil tankers in the Middle East."So why are we protecting the shipping lanes for other countries (many years) for zero compensation," Trump said on Twitter. "All of these countries should be protecting their own ships on what has always been a dangerous journey.

NC Ports Welcome First 12,000 TEU Vessel

NC Ports Welcome First 12,000 TEU Vessel

North Carolina Ports made history Monday by welcoming its first-ever 12,000 TEU vessel to the Port of Wilmington.The ship, Kota Pekarang, is the largest capacity-wise to call the port. The Kota Pekarang is operated by ZIM in partnership with the 2M Alliance which links Asia to Wilmington.“This is a monumental milestone for North Carolina Ports and the Port of Wilmington,” said Paul J.

Research Vessel Equipped with Integrated IoT System

Research Vessel Equipped with Integrated IoT System

KVH Industries, Inc. and Kongsberg Digital completed the installation of their first joint maritime IoT system on an active working vessel.The team installed a KVH Watch VSAT antenna for IoT connectivity and the Kognifai Vessel Insight platform on Simrad Echo, a Norwegian research vessel owned and operated by Kongsberg, which will continue normal operations during the pilot maritime IoT project.

Enterprise Products to Build GoM Crude Terminal

Enterprise Products to Build GoM Crude Terminal

Enterprise Products Partners LP said on Wednesday it expects to take about two years to construct its oil export project called Sea Port Oil Terminal, or SPOT, in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.Permitting for the terminal was expected to reach the final stages by the end of the first quarter of 2020 and final approval was expected during the second quarter

CSSC CMC Wins MED Certificates from DNV GL

CSSC CMC Wins MED Certificates from DNV GL

The international accredited registrar and classification society DNV GL announced the award of three Marine Equipment Directive (MED) certificates to the China State Shipbuilding Corporation Marine Technology Co., Ltd. (CSSC CMC).The MED module B certificates for Echo Sounder, Doppler Speed Log