GOLDEN GATE EMPRESS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : GOLDEN GATE EMPRESS
    • Operator : BAY AND DELTA YACHT CHARTERS, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Cruise)
    • Vessel Type : Passenger Vessel
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 630
  • Location
    • City : SANFRAN- CISCO
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 75
    • Full Load Capacity : 75 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 83
  • Size
    • Register length : 63 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 16 Feet
    • Overall Length : 63 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 16 Feet
    • Load draft : 5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4 Feet
    • Height : 23 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1996
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1038507

BAY AND DELTA YACHT CHARTERS, LLC

  • Area of Operation : SAN FRANCISO BAY

EMPRESS

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

News

Hezbollah: 'No one' will Extract Gas From Maritime Zones if Lebanon Unable To do So

Hezbollah: 'No one' will Extract Gas From Maritime Zones if Lebanon Unable To do So

The head of powerful armed group Hezbollah warned on Wednesday that "no one" would be allowed to operate in maritime oil and gas fields if Lebanon was barred from its "rights" in extracting from areas off of its own coast."If you don't give us the rights that our state is asking for ... then we could flip the table on everyone," Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said in a televised address.

Funding Secured for Cal Maritime’s New Training Ship

Funding Secured for Cal Maritime’s New Training Ship

U.S. President Joe Biden on Tuesday signed the $1.5 billion Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22) omnibus appropriations package that includes a funding provision for the California State University Maritime Academy's new state-of-the-art training ship.The newly funded ship, which has yet to be named, is the fifth in a series of 524.

Over $241 Million in MARAD Grants Awarded for US Ports

Over $241 Million in MARAD Grants Awarded for US Ports

More than $241 million in discretionary grant funding has been awarded for projects to improve U.S. port facilities, U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg announced on Thursday.The grants, which will go to 25 projects in 19 states and one territory through the Maritime Administration’s (MARAD) Port Infrastructure Development Program (PIDP)

Sea Change Completes US' First Hydrogen Refueling

Sea Change Completes US' First Hydrogen Refueling

The world’s first hydrogen fueling of a commercial marine vessel was successfully completed, and the vessel is now beginning its final sea trials before delivery, SWITCH Maritime announced.The new 75-passenger ferry, called the Sea Change, received hydrogen into its 242 kg tanks on the upper deck on November 18 at All American Marine shipyard.

“It’s alive!”: Offshore Drillers Start Resuscitating Idle Drillships

“It’s alive!”: Offshore Drillers Start Resuscitating Idle Drillships

Offshore drilling rig reactivations have begun as utilization and dayrates continue their rapid recovery, Esgian's Teresa Wilkie writes.We expected it to happen just not necessarily this soon. But now it’s official, several cold-stacked rigs are about to be reactivated for new jobs in the Golden Triangle, and Valaris is taking the lead.

Final Section of Golden Ray Shipwreck Removed

Final Section of Golden Ray Shipwreck Removed

The largest shipwreck removal project in American history is drawing to a close.On Monday, salvage personnel removed the final section of the overturned car carrier Golden Ray, which capsized in the St. Simons Sound near Georgia's Port of Brunswick in September 2019.The ensuing salvage project—considered to be the largest and most complex in U.S.

US Port's Supply Chain Fix Challenge: Selling 24/7 Shifts

US Port's Supply Chain Fix Challenge: Selling 24/7 Shifts

The Port of Los Angeles is beginning the hard work of convincing terminal operators, importers, warehouses owners and trucking firms to embrace moving more cargo at night."It's not a single lever we can pull today to open up all the gates," Executive Director Gene Seroka said on Thursday.

Baltic Dry Index Extends Rally, Hits 13-year High

Baltic Dry Index Extends Rally, Hits 13-year High

The Baltic Exchange's main dry bulk sea freight index extended its rally on Tuesday, rising about 5% to its highest in 13 years, steered by strong gains in capesize rates, and helped by demand for smaller vessels.The overall index, which factors in rates for capesize, panamax, supramax and handysize vessels, jumped 245 points, or 5.2%, to 4,962, its highest since September 2008.

Record 60 Cargo Ships Wait to Unload at Los Angeles, Long Beach

Record 60 Cargo Ships Wait to Unload at Los Angeles, Long Beach

A record 60 container vessels are at anchor or adrift in the San Pedro Bay, waiting to be unloaded at the Port of Los Angeles/Long Beach seaports and another 20 are due to arrive in coming days, a port executive said on Wednesday.With the pandemic still raging around the world, U.S.

Inaccurate Stability Calculations Caused Golden Ray Capsizing -NTSB

Inaccurate Stability Calculations Caused Golden Ray Capsizing -NTSB

Inaccurate stability calculations caused the capsizing of vehicle carrier Golden Ray that resulted in $200 million worth of damages, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said Tuesday.The Marine Accident Report details the NTSB’s investigation of the September 8, 2019, capsizing of the roll-on/roll-off vehicle carrier Golden Ray as it transited outbound through St.

VIDEO: Inside the New Ferry Pair for Isles of Scilly Steamship

VIDEO: Inside the New Ferry Pair for Isles of Scilly Steamship

As the bid package goes out to shipyards, Sylvain Julien, Director, Naval Architecture, Specialized Ship Design, BMT, discusses how local stakeholder demands and futureproofing shipboard technology drove the design of a pair of ferries for the Isles of Scilly Steamship Company.The Isles of Scilly Steamship Company Ltd. has provided a lifeline to the Isles of Scilly since it was formed in 1920.

US’ First 100% Hydrogen Fuel Cell Powered Commercial Vessel Launched

US’ First 100% Hydrogen Fuel Cell Powered Commercial Vessel Launched

The United States' first zero-emissions, hydrogen fuel cell-powered, electric-drive ferry has been launched and is gearing up for operational trials off the U.S. West Coast.Constructed by Bellingham, Wash. shipbuilder All American Marine, Inc. (AAM), SWITCH Maritime's 70-foot newbuild Sea Change will operate in the California Bay Area as the United States' first hydrogen fuel cell vessel