HORIZON DISCOVERY

  • General
    • Vessel Name : HORIZON DISCOVERY
    • Operator : HORIZON LINES, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Containership (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Containership
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 26000
  • Location
    • City : JACKSON= VILLE
    • STATE : FL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 7425
    • Full Load Capacity : 15000 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 670 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 90 Feet
    • Overall Length : 700.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 90 Feet
    • Load draft : 32.1 Feet
    • Light Draft : 13.6 Feet
    • Height : 140 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1968
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 516464

HORIZON LINES, LLC

  • Area of Operation : U. S. DOMESTIC TRADE (CONUS, HAWAII, PUERTO RICO & ALASKA)

HORIZON ANCHORAGE

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON CONSUMER

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON EAGLE

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON ENTERPRISE

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON FAIRBANKS

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON KODIAK

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON NAVIGATOR

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON PACIFIC

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON PRODUCER

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON RELIANCE

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON SPIRIT

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON TACOMA

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

HORIZON TRADER

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

News

Eastern Cuts Steel for USCGC Ingham

Eastern Cuts Steel for USCGC Ingham

Eastern Shipbuilding Group on Monday commenced construction of U.S. Coast Guard Cutter (USCGC) Ingham (WMSM-917), the third hull of the Heritage Class Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC) program.The occasion was observed by leaders of the U.S. Coast Guard Project Resident Office at ESG’s Allanton Shipyard where the first steel plates were cut by ESG personnel in the 103

VIDEO: Guyana's Second FPSO Sets Sail from Singapore

VIDEO: Guyana's Second FPSO Sets Sail from Singapore

Liza Unity FPSO, set to become Guyana's second offshore production unit, has been completed in Singapore and has set sail towards Guyana.Keppel Shipyard, responsible for the construction and integration of the topside modules with the China-built FPSO hull said Thursday it had delivered the FPSO to SBM Offshore. Once in Guyana, the FPSO will be deployed at ExxonMobil's Stabroek offshore block.

Egypt Finds Ancient Military Vessel, Greek Graves in Sunken City

Egypt Finds Ancient Military Vessel, Greek Graves in Sunken City

Divers have discovered rare remains of a military vessel in the ancient sunken city of Thônis-Heracleion—once Egypt's largest port on the Mediterranean—and a funerary complex illustrating the presence of Greek merchants, the country said on Monday.The city, which controlled the entrance to Egypt at the mouth of a western branch of the Nile

Guyana in Focus: ExxonMobil Finds More Oil; FPSO Appetite 'Huge'

Guyana in Focus: ExxonMobil Finds More Oil; FPSO Appetite 'Huge'

U.S. oil major ExxonMobil has made another oil discovery at the prolific Stabroek offshore block in Guyana. This adds to around nine billion barrels of oil equivalent discovered over the past few years and paves way for future development.The discovery was made at Whiptail-1 well at the 6.6 million acres (26,800 square kilometers) offshore block.

Eastern Lays Keel for Second Offshore Patrol Cutter

Eastern Lays Keel for Second Offshore Patrol Cutter

Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Inc. (ESG) on Monday held a keel authentication ceremony for the U.S. Coast Guard’s future Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC), USCGC Chase (WMSM-916), at its Nelson Street facility in Panama City, Fla.The 360-foot vessel is the second of the Heritage-class OPC being built by Eastern to replace the Coast Guard's 210-foot and 270-foot Medium Endurance Cutters.

VIDEO: Up Close and Personal with Ocean Explorer Robert Ballard

VIDEO: Up Close and Personal with Ocean Explorer Robert Ballard

Ocean explorer and scientist Dr. Robert D. Ballard opens up on his personal life and his world-famous ocean discoveries like never before in his new book, “Into the Deep.” Best known as ‘the man who found the Titanic,’ Marine Technology Reporter had the opportunity to interview Ballard on the contents of the book

Chinese Naval Vessels Arrive in Indonesia to Assist with Sunken Submarine Retrieval

Chinese Naval Vessels Arrive in Indonesia to Assist with Sunken Submarine Retrieval

Three Chinese vessels, one with a manned submersible capable of descending to 10,000 meters (32,800 ft), have arrived in Indonesian waters to help retrieve a submarine that sank and broke apart last month, killing 53 on board, an official said.Indonesian navy officials and experts have acknowledged how difficult the salvage operation will be to recover the Nanggala-402 submarine lying on the sea

Subsea Discovery: SOI Releases Images from Study of NW Australian Deep Corals

Subsea Discovery: SOI Releases Images from Study of NW Australian Deep Corals

Scientists circumnavigate and map the seafloor of the entire mesophotic (deep water) zone in Ashmore Reef Marine Park.Scientists discovered a sea snake thought to be locally extinct and saw several species such as the great spotted cowrie (Perissersoa guttata) for the first time in the Ashmore Reef Marine Park, off Australia

Gallery: BP's Giant Argos Platform Loaded on BOKA Vanguard in South Korea

Gallery: BP's Giant Argos Platform Loaded on BOKA Vanguard in South Korea

BP's giant Argos offshore platform, to be used for the Mad Dog 2 development in the Gulf of Mexico, was this week loaded on Boskalis' BOKA Vanguard vessel in South Korea and is preparing set sail for the U.S.According to Boskalis, the Dutch marine services contractor, the giant Argos floating production unit weighing nearly 70

Sweden Clearing Legal Path to Reexamine Estonia Wreck Site

Sweden Clearing Legal Path to Reexamine Estonia Wreck Site

A new examination of the wreck of the ferry Estonia, which sank in the Baltic in 1994 with the loss of 852 lives, will be possible from the summer when a change to Swedish law comes into force, news agency TT reported on Thursday.The official investigation concluded in 1997 that the roll-on, roll-off ferry’s bow shield had failed, damaging the bow ramp and flooding the car deck.

Sweden to Allow Underwater Probe of Estonia Wreck Site

Sweden to Allow Underwater Probe of Estonia Wreck Site

Sweden said on Friday it would allow an underwater examination of the ferry Estonia, which sank in the Baltic 26 years ago with the loss of 852 lives, after a documentary film showed previously unknown holes in the wreck's hull. The official investigation concluded in 1997 that the roll-on, roll-off ferry's bow shield had failed, damaging the bow ramp and flooding the car deck.

Carnival Cancels Cruises in Early 2021

Carnival Cancels Cruises in Early 2021

Carnival Cruise Line has canceled additional voyages in the early months of 2021 as it works to meet requirements to resume operations amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.Having already suspended U.S. cruises for the remainder of this year, the cruise industry giant said Wednesday it has canceled all voyages from U.S.