FAIRFIELD CHALLENGER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : FAIRFIELD CHALLENGER
    • Operator : FAIRFIELD INDUSTRIES, INCORPORATED
    • Vessel Type : Undefined
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3000
  • Location
    • City : SUGAR LAND
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 203
  • Size
    • Register length : 197.4 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 46 Feet
    • Overall Length : 207 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 46 Feet
    • Load draft : 15.8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 11 Feet
    • Height : 72 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 2009
    • Year : 2009
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 670533
    • REBLT : *

FAIRFIELD INDUSTRIES, INCORPORATED

  • Area of Operation : GULF OF MEXICO AND NORMAL PORTS - FOURCHON, LA; GALVESTON AND TEXAS CITY
  • Principal Commodity : OCEANOGRAPHIC RESEARCH VESSELS

FAIRFIELD NEW VENTURE

  • Type : Undefined
  • Construction : Steel

FAIRFIELD PURSUIT

  • Type : Undefined
  • Construction : Steel

News

Divers Find Deepest Known Shipwreck USS Johnston

Divers Find Deepest Known Shipwreck USS Johnston

A privately funded mission has found, surveyed and filmed the USS Johnston, the world’s deepest known shipwreck, offshore Samar Island in the Philippines Sea.The expedition was backed by Victor Vescovo, is an entrepreneur, explorer and retired U.S. Navy Commander who personally piloted his submersible DSV Limiting Factor down to the wreck during two separate, eight-hour dives 21,180 feet (6

Tanker Rescues Two Clinging to Boat Debris in Torres Strait

Tanker Rescues Two Clinging to Boat Debris in Torres Strait

A Marshall Islands-flagged tanker helped rescue two people from the water after their boat sank in the Torres Strait.At about 7:15 a.m. AEST on Thursday, a coastal pilot on board the tanker Godam contacted Townsville Vessel Traffic Services (VTS) to report a sighting of two people clinging to a timber plank in the water.

Australia Aids Listing Livestock Carrier

Australia Aids Listing Livestock Carrier

A Marshall Islands flagged livestock carrier listing from hull damage off Australia's western coast was directed to the Port of Geraldton.On Monday night, the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) tasked its Challenger search and rescue jet to fly over the vessel Barkly Pearl, and it was able to confirm damage to the starboard side of the vessel, which was listing to port.

MOL, Tata Steel to Develop Environmentally Friendly Bulk Carrier

MOL, Tata Steel to Develop Environmentally Friendly Bulk Carrier

Japanese shipping giant Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) and its dry bulk subsidiary MOL Drybulk have signed a memorandum of understanding with steelmaker Tata Steel to develop and deploy an environmentally friendly bulk carrier.MOL will partner with Tata Steel on this innovative project to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in its supply chain.

Solstad Offshore CSVs Net Offshore Wind, Seismic Survey Contracts

Solstad Offshore CSVs Net Offshore Wind, Seismic Survey Contracts

Norwegian offshore vessel provider Solstad Offshore said Thursday it had won new contracts for two of its subsea construction vessels (CSV), the Normand Fortress and the Normand Mermaid, in offshore wind and seismic sectors, respectively.The CSV Normand Fortress has secured a contract with the UK-based contractor Manor Renewable Energy for operation on a UK offshore wind farm.

More GoM Work for Magseis Fairfield

More GoM Work for Magseis Fairfield

Oslo-listed Magseis Fairfield on Friday said it had won a deep-water 4D Ocean Bottom Node (OBN) monitor survey contract in the US Gulf of Mexico with a repeat customer.The survey will be conducted with Magseis Fairfield’s ZXPLR technology, currently in use for ongoing projects in the same region. The start-up is expected to be mid-Q2 2021, and the project will run for approximately two months.

Ports of New Orleans, Caddo-Bossier Work Together to Move Cargo on the Mississippi

Ports of New Orleans, Caddo-Bossier Work Together to Move Cargo on the Mississippi

The Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) discharged 300 steel coils on June 10, 2021, to barge at Coastal Cargo breakbulk and heavy-lift terminal at the Louisiana Ave. Complex that were transported to the barge from the SK Shipping Star Challenger and made their way upriver to be off-loaded at the Port of Caddo-Bossier in Shreveport.