EMERALD SEA

  • General
    • Vessel Name : EMERALD SEA
    • Operator : MAJOR MARINE TOURS
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Other)
    • Vessel Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1840
  • Location
    • City : SEWARD
    • STATE : AK
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 96
    • Passenger Capacity : 133
  • Size
    • Register length : 96.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22.5 Feet
    • Overall Length : 100 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 23.5 Feet
    • Load draft : 6.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 30 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1980
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 629782

MAJOR MARINE TOURS

  • Operating Name : MMT CORP.
  • Area of Operation : RESURRECTION BAY
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

News

Containership Grounds in the Suez Canal

Containership Grounds in the Suez Canal

A Singaporean flagged containership has been refloated hours after running aground in the Suez Canal, a local agency said.The 366-meter, 13,100 TEU Maersk Emerald grounded around noon local time on Friday after reportedly suffering engine problems while traveling south through the north end of the canal. The vessel was fifth in the convoy.

Royal Caribbean's New Cruise Ship Odyssey of the Seas Delivered

Royal Caribbean's New Cruise Ship Odyssey of the Seas Delivered

Royal Caribbean Group on Wednesday took delivery of its newest cruise ship Odyssey of the Seas, built at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Germany.The 169,000 GT, 347.1-meter vessel is the last of five Quantum Ultra class cruise ships started in January 2013 with the launch of Quantum of the Seas.

TECH FILE: Acoustic Tech Used to Understand Climate Change in the Arctic

TECH FILE: Acoustic Tech Used to Understand Climate Change in the Arctic

Major changes are occurring in the ocean. Climate change and subsequent melting sea ice are not necessarily good changes. Why are acoustic Doppler current profilers an invaluable tool to get a complete picture of the Arctic’s changing wave conditions in the context of climate change?In the Arctic, the end-of-summer sea ice extent in 2020 was the second-lowest in the last 42 years.

Royal Caribbean's Odyssey of the Seas Starts Sea Trials

Royal Caribbean's Odyssey of the Seas Starts Sea Trials

Royal Caribbean's latest Quantum Class cruise ship Odyssey of the Seas has set sail for sea trials in the North Sea ahead of planned delivery in the coming weeks, German shipbuilder Meyer Werft said.Trials for the 348-meter, 169,379 GT cruise ship include technical and nautical tests while final interior work remains underway on board.

Israel Says It Tracked Down the Ship Linked to Recent Oil Spill

Israel Says It Tracked Down the Ship Linked to Recent Oil Spill

Israel accused Iran on Wednesday of being linked to a recent oil spill off its shores that caused major ecological damage, calling the incident environmental terrorism.The spill was caused by an oil tanker that was carrying pirated cargo from Iran to Syria last month, Israeli Environmental Protection Minister Gila Gamliel said.

VIDEO: Maritime Autonomy: Damen, Sea Machines Announce Alliance

VIDEO: Maritime Autonomy: Damen, Sea Machines Announce Alliance

Damen and Sea Machines Robotics today signed an alliance that has the promise to help fast track maritime autonomy, an agreement to further investigate the adoption of collision avoidance functionality on board of Damen vessels. Specifically, Damen will incorporate Sea Machine’s autonomous and wireless-helm technologies as standard features in Damen’s global vessel build catalog.

Ship Insurers Primed to Raise Rates After Red Sea Attacks

Ship Insurers Primed to Raise Rates After Red Sea Attacks

Insurers are set to raise the cost of providing cover for merchant ships through the Red Sea after a series of incidents that have hit vessels around Saudi Arabian waters, industry sources said.The possibility of more attacks on commercial shipping carrying oil and commodities through these waterways is growing after the outgoing U.S.

Partners Seek to Guarantee Ship Performance in Real Sea Conditions, Waves and All

Partners Seek to Guarantee Ship Performance in Real Sea Conditions, Waves and All

Japanese shipping company NYK Line and shipbuilder Japan Marine United Corporation (JMU) say they plan to introduce a new shipbuilding contract that guarantees propulsion performance in actual sea conditions, factoring in heavy sea states encountered by vessels at sea.Typically, shipbuilding contracts guarantee ship speed based on horsepower in calm sea conditions, without waves.

World’s Largest LNG Bunkering Vessel Named in Rotterdam

World’s Largest LNG Bunkering Vessel Named in Rotterdam

The world’s largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunker vessel was officially named during a ceremony held Friday in Rotterdam. The 135.5-meter-long, 18,600-cubic-meter-capacity GTT Mark III Flex membrane vessel has been named Gas Agility.The first LNG bunker vessel owned by Emerald Green Maritime Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd.

Sea Cloud's New Tall Ship is Taking Shape

Sea Cloud's New Tall Ship is Taking Shape

Sea Cloud Cruises' third tall ship, Sea Cloud Spirit, is taking shape in Vigo, Spain. Interior outfitting is underway as specialists from the Polish shipbuilding company Chorén have erected the approximately 54-meter-high aft mast for the 138-meter-long, three-masted sailing ship due to enter service later this year.

Sea Machines Raises $15 Mln, Partners with Huntington Ingalls Industries

Sea Machines Raises $15 Mln, Partners with Huntington Ingalls Industries

Autonomous vessel technology developer Sea Machines Robotics announced Wednesday it has closed a new $15 million financing round with significant participation by America's largest military shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII).The Boston-based tech company said it expects the investment and associated partnership with HII will accelerate the deployment of self-piloting technologies

Delivery of World's Largest Cruise Ship Delayed Due to COVID-19

Delivery of World's Largest Cruise Ship Delayed Due to COVID-19

Delivery of the world's largest cruise ship Wonder of the Seas has been delayed due to coronavirus impacts at the Chantiers de l’Atlantique shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, France. The shipyard delays mean Royal Caribbean's new record-breaking cruise ship will not enter service from Shanghai in spring 2021 as planned