FALCON

  • General
    • Vessel Name : FALCON
    • Operator : TAURUS MARINE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1410
  • Location
    • City : SAN FRANCISCO
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 34
  • Size
    • Register length : 55 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 16 Feet
    • Overall Length : 55 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 16 Feet
    • Load draft : 7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2002
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1129050

TAURUS MARINE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : SAN FRANCISCO BAY
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

APOLLO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

COLUSA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PEDRO PT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RIVERCAT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SCORPIUS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

OHT Sees Uptick in Demand to Transport Offshore Wind Equipment to China

OHT Sees Uptick in Demand to Transport Offshore Wind Equipment to China

Oslo-listed Offshore Heavy Transport has said it has recently experienced an uptick in demand for the transportation of offshore wind equipment to China."OHT’s fleet of semi-submersible heavy transportation vessels have been busy transporting offshore wind equipment to China, supporting the huge surge in development of offshore wind farms in the fast-growing market.

Australia Issues Its Most Severe Vessel Ban to Date

Australia Issues Its Most Severe Vessel Ban to Date

A "poorly maintained" livestock carrier seen operating with a list and a hole in its hull has been banned from Australian ports for a period of 24 months, the country's "most severe banning to date", authorities said Friday.The Marshall-Islands-flagged Barkly Pearl was initially spotted on November 3, 2020 traveling through Australia’s northern waters with a large hole in its hull

Six Rescued, Dozen Missing After Lift Boat Capsizes in Gulf of Mexico

Six Rescued, Dozen Missing After Lift Boat Capsizes in Gulf of Mexico

Six people were rescued near the coast of Louisiana after a commercial [lift boat] capsized about eight miles off Port Fourchon on the Gulf of Mexico, the U.S. Coast Guard said late Tuesday.About a dozen people are still missing after the 234-foot commercial lift vessel [reportedly Seacor Power] capsized in a storm, according to local media reports citing authorities.

Out-casting and Outlasting the Competition

Out-casting and Outlasting the Competition

A captain claims victory at the end of a popular high-stakes fishing competition thanks to help from a new electronic boat control system.When the Summer to Fall bluefin tuna season ends in Gloucester, Mass., it’s only just beginning in North Carolina’s Outer Banks. It’s in these rough waters that commercial fishermen compete on the TV show, “Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks.

Solstad Offshore Bags UK North Sea PSV Charter

Solstad Offshore Bags UK North Sea PSV Charter

Norway-based Solstad Offshore has secured an 18-month charter for its platform supply vessel Sea Falcon.The offshore vessel owner said the contract, with an unnamed client, included a one-year extension option.Solstad did say that the client was a UK operator and that the platform supplier would support the operator's assets in the UK North Sea.

Charity Golf Event to Benefit Mercy Ships

Charity Golf Event to Benefit Mercy Ships

Core Group Resources is hosting a charity golf event in support of Mercy Ships' volunteer crew fund, on March 29, in Katy, Texas, west of the Houston Energy Corridor.The hosts are currently seeking additional teams, sponsors and donations to support the golf outing at the Falcon Point Golf Club, which will also include a barbecue, auction and raffles for golfers and non-golfers alike.

Two Die, Ten Rescued as Russian Cargo Ship Sinks in Black Sea, Off Romania

Two Die, Ten Rescued as Russian Cargo Ship Sinks in Black Sea, Off Romania

Two people died and ten were rescued after the Russian cargo ship Volgo Balt 179 sank in the Black Sea off Romania early morning on Thursday, according to reports from Romania.Romanian offshore services company GSP Offshore said that its GSP Falcon offshore vessel had received a distress call from the cargo ship at 4:40 in the morning.

Solstad Offshore Bags North Sea Charters for PSV Quartet

Solstad Offshore Bags North Sea Charters for PSV Quartet

Norwegian offshore vessel operator Solstad Offshore has secured contracts for four of its platform supply vessels in the North Sea, with Total, Equinor, and Serica, respectively.Total UK has awarded Solstad a term contract for Normand Springer. The vessel will be used by Total UK to support their UK North Sea assets for a charter period lasting one year firm, plus a one-year option.

Ireland’s New Research Vessel to Be Named Tom Crean

Ireland’s New Research Vessel to Be Named Tom Crean

Ireland's new marine research vessel due to enter service in 2022 will be named the RV Tom Crean, Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Charlie McConalogue announced. "I am delighted to announce the name of Ireland's new marine research vessel is the RV Tom Crean, acknowledging the contribution of a legendary Irish Explorer," McConalogue said.