HELM EXPRESS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : HELM EXPRESS
    • Operator : OFFSHORE EXPRESS, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3000
  • Location
    • City : HOUMA
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 196
    • Full Load Capacity : 500 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 8
  • Size
    • Register length : 163.9 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 40 Feet
    • Overall Length : 180 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 40 Feet
    • Load draft : 11.8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 6.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1983
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 655696

OFFSHORE EXPRESS, INC.

  • Area of Operation : GULF OF MEXICO
  • Principal Commodity : OIL FIELD EQUIPMENT

AUGER EXPRESS

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

BRAZOS EXPRESS

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

HURRICANE EXPRESS

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

LIGHTNING EXPRESS

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

MR. HARLAN JR.

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

TORNADO EXPRESS

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

TYPHOON EXPRESS

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

BETTY R. GAMBARELLA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT BILL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MR. GILBERT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OFFSHORE KING

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHESTER TRADER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MALANA

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

OT&T

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PICTOU TRADER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Diego Aponte: MSC CEO Offers Insight on COVID-19 Impact

Diego Aponte: MSC CEO Offers Insight on COVID-19 Impact

In an open letter posted on the MSC website, MSC Group President & CEO Diego Aponte offered public comment and perspective on the COVID-19 situation for MSC's cargo business. “The spread of COVID-19 has created a public health issue unprecedented in our lifetimes, triggering an unexpected shock for societies and economies,” said Aponte.

Coast Guard Pursues Enforcement Action against Bouchard

Coast Guard Pursues Enforcement Action against Bouchard

The U.S. Coast Guard said it is pursuing enforcement action against Bouchard Transportation Company after the shipping company failed to comply with a captain of the port order for one of its two vessels anchored in the Marine Safety Unit Port Arthur, Texas, area of responsibility.According to the Coast Guard, tugs Kim M. Bouchard and Danielle M.

Austal Launches High-speed Ferry

Austal Launches High-speed Ferry

Austal Limited announce that Austal Australia has launched Hull 394, the first of two 118-meter high-speed trimaran ferries currently under construction for Fred. Olsen Express of the Canary Islands.The aluminum vehicle-passenger ferry, to be known as Bajamar Express, was launched at Austal’s Henderson, Western Australia shipyard on February 4, and is now in the final stages of fit out

Fincantieri Delivers Seven Seas Splendor

Fincantieri Delivers Seven Seas Splendor

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri announced it has delivered Seven Seas Splendor for US-based Regent Seven Seas Cruises.The Ancona-built ultra-luxury cruise ship is the second Fincaantieri has delivered for the Regent Seven Seas Cruises, a Norwegian Cruise Line brand. The newbuild is the fifth-all-suite vessel in Regent’s fleet.

USCG, ABS Approve Wireless Helm System for ATBs

USCG, ABS Approve Wireless Helm System for ATBs

U.S.-based autonomous marine systems developer Sea Machines announced on Tuesday that it has received class and regulatory approval to install its commercial wireless helm system aboard a class of U.S.-flag tugboats that support articulated tug-barge (ATB) sets, marking an industry first in wireless vessel control.The U.S.

Oil Tankers Fire Injures 10 in S.Korea

A fire that spread across two oil tankers in a South Korean port injured 10 people on Saturday, coastguard and fire officials said, adding the blaze had largely been put out.An explosion occurred on the Stolt Groenland, a 25,000-tonne, Cayman Island-flagged oil tanker, at the southern port of Ulsan at around 10:50 a.m. (0150 GMT), a coastguard official said.

Containership Strikes Tanker in Greece

Containership Strikes Tanker in Greece

Japanese carrier Ocean Network Express (ONE) confirmed reports that its chartered containership ONE Blue Jay came into contact with a chemical tanker near Port of Perama, Piraeus, Greece, at around 2 p.m. local time on Thursday."There are no reports of pollution from ONE Blue Jay, and we can confirm our crew are safe," ONE said in a statement.

Evergreen Orders Ten Ships

Evergreen Orders Ten Ships

Taiwanese shipping line Evergreen has confirmed its plans to build a total of ten 23,000 TEU containerships.According to a stock exchange filing, the new vessels would be built at three shipyards  in South Korea and China.According to the reports from the South China Morning Post, the enormous order will cost Evergreen anywhere between US$1.4 billion and US$1.6 billion.

Seaborne Nuclear Power Plant Docks in Russia

Seaborne Nuclear Power Plant Docks in Russia

Russia's first-floating nuclear power plant has arrived to its permanent base near an isolated Russian town across the Bering Strait from Alaska, Russian state nuclear energy company Rosatom said on Saturday.Developed by Rosatom, the plant, known as "Akademik Lomonosov", set off on a 5,000 km (3,100 mile) journey on Aug. 23 through Arctic waters to reach the Chukotka region.

Cape May-Lewes Ferry: Women on the Water

Cape May-Lewes Ferry: Women on the Water

Women make up only an estimated two percent of the global maritime industry. In the U.S., the statistics are a little better, with less than eight percent of ship and boat captain operator roles held by women.Still, for a female to have the opportunity to train up to ship captain is considered “unique.

NTSB Weighs in on McCain Collision

NTSB Weighs in on McCain Collision

Insufficient Training, Inadequate Bridge Operating Procedures, Lack of Operational Oversight Led to Fatal Ship Collision. The National Transportation Safety Board said Monday that the Aug. 21, 2017, collision between the USS John S McCain and the tanker Alnic MC was caused by insufficient training, inadequate bridge operating procedures and a lack of operational oversight.

Boat Sunk in Danube Ready to be Raised

Boat Sunk in Danube Ready to be Raised

Hungarian salvage crews prepared on Monday to raise the wreck of a pleasure boat that capsized on the Danube river in Budapest, killing 26 South Korean tourists and two local crew.The Mermaid sank after a large Swiss-owned cruise liner struck it from behind on May 29 as both vessels passed under a 19th century bridge in the Hungarian capital during heavy rain.