HERO

  • General
    • Vessel Name : HERO
    • Operator : C & W DIVING SERVICES, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1320
  • Location
    • City : OAKLAND
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 54
  • Size
    • Register length : 73.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 21 Feet
    • Overall Length : 73.6 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 21 Feet
    • Load draft : 5.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 2008
    • Year : 2008
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1091191
    • REBLT : *

C & W DIVING SERVICES, INC.

  • Area of Operation : FROM OAKLAND TO SAN FRANCISCO ALONG THE BAY BRIDGE
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

ADDISON

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

BETHANY

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

BRITTANY

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

News

Explorer Profile: Sven Lindblad

Explorer Profile: Sven Lindblad

Profiled in the March 2019 "cruise" edition of Maritime Reporter & Engineering News is Sven Lindblad, intrepid explorer and wildlife photographer Sven Lindblad blazed the trail for environmentally sensitive travelers to Antarctica on Lindblad Expedition’s fleet of cruise ships with National Geographic.

USCGC Edgar Culbertson Delivered

USCGC Edgar Culbertson Delivered

Bollinger Shipyards has delivered the 37th Fast Response Cutter (FRC), USCGC Edgar Culbertson, to the U.S. Coast Guard, on February 6, in Key West, Fla.  The 154-foot Sentinel-class Fast Response Cutter has a flank speed of 28 knots, state of the art command, control, communications and computer technology, and a stern launch system for the vessel’s 26-foot cutter boat, the builder said.

National Geographic Endurance Floats Out

National Geographic Endurance Floats Out

Lindblad Expeditions Holdings, a global player in expedition cruises and adventure travel experiences, has celebrated the float out of National Geographic Endurance in Ulstein Verft, Norway.The first polar newbuild for the line, the 126-guest vessel is fully stabilized with the highest ice class (PC5 Category A) of any purpose-built passenger vessel, according to a press release.

SECNAV Names Future Destroyer after USCG Legend

SECNAV Names Future Destroyer after USCG Legend

Secretary of the Navy Richard V. Spencer named a future Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer, DDG 132, in honor of Coast Guard Capt. Quentin Walsh, who was awarded the Navy Cross for his service during World War II.“Capt. Walsh was a hero whose efforts during World War II continue to inspire

Hurtigruten to Refurb Expedition Ship

Hurtigruten to Refurb Expedition Ship

After the most extensive upgrade in Hurtigruten’s 125 years of history, MS Finnmarken will reemerge as a brand new premium expedition cruise ship.From 2021 the fully refurbished MS Finnmarken will explore handpicked destinations along the rugged Norwegian coastline on year-round expedition cruises.

CG Cutter Robert Ward Commissioned

CG Cutter Robert Ward Commissioned

The Coast Guard commissioned a new, California-based 154-foot Fast Response Cutter in San Francisco, Saturday, March 2, 2019.The Coast Guard Cutter Robert Ward is the second of four Sentinel-Class Fast Response Cutters (FRC) to be homeported at Coast Guard Base Los Angeles-Long Beach.

Nevsky Shipyard Delivers Akademik Pashin

Nevsky Shipyard Delivers Akademik Pashin

Russian shipbuilder Nevsky Shipyard (NSSZ), a part of United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC), has delivered the replenishment oiler Akademik Pashin to the Russian Navy.The shipbuilding and shiprepair enterprise said that the project was developed by Spetssudoproect, JSC.The construction of the tanker Akademik Pashin is being carried out in accordance with the State Contract for the Ministry of

USCG Names Cutters After 9/11 Heroes

USCG Names Cutters After 9/11 Heroes

The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) announced that two new Fast Response Cutters (FRCs) will be named in honor of Coast Guard reservists who served in the New York City Police Department and New York City Fire Department and lost their lives responding on 9/11.Adm. Karl Schultz, Coast Guard Commandant

First Hybrid Cruise Ship to be Named in Antarctica

First Hybrid Cruise Ship to be Named in Antarctica

Hybrid powered expedition cruise ship MS Roald Amundsen continues to make history – as Hurtigruten has announced the first ever ship naming ceremony in Antarctica. Instead of the traditional bottle of champagne, MS Roald Amundsen’s explorer heritage will be honored by naming the vessel with a chunk of ice.

Bollinger Delivers 34th FRC to Coast Guard

Bollinger Delivers 34th FRC to Coast Guard

Bollinger Shipyards has delivered the USCGC William Hart, the 34th Fast Response Cutter (FRC) to the U.S. Coast Guard.  The Coast Guard took delivery on May 23, 2019 in Key West, Florida.  The 154-foot Sentinel-class Fast Response Cutter has a flank speed over 28 knots, state of the art command, control, communications and computer technology

WCI Honors Senator Duckworth

WCI Honors Senator Duckworth

On February 12, 2019, Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) received Waterways Council, Inc.'s (WCI) 18th Annual Leadership Service Award for her continual championing of ports and inland waterways. She was presented the award by Wade Beasley, Business Representative, Carpenters Local 174, Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters.

Tankers Switch from Clean to Dirty as Rates Surge

Tankers Switch from Clean to Dirty as Rates Surge

A recent surge in tanker rates due to U.S. sanctions on subsidiaries of Chinese shipping company Cosco is driving some shipowners to switch from carrying clean to dirty cargoes, according to oil analytics firm Vortexa.The Aframax tanker Elandra Sound, which was carrying clean products in Q3, recently loaded crude in Corpus Christi in the United States, Vortexa said in a note.