HOS EXPLORER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : HOS EXPLORER
    • Operator : HORNBECK OFFSHORE SERVICES, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 4200
  • Location
    • City : LAROSE
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 350
    • Full Load Capacity : 850 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 220 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 46 Feet
    • Overall Length : 220 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 46 Feet
    • Load draft : 15.2 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8 Feet
    • Height : 55 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1999
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1076230

HORNBECK OFFSHORE SERVICES, LLC

  • Area of Operation : OCEANS AND GULF OF MEXICO
  • Principal Commodity : LIQUID MUD AND DRILLING FLUIDS

CAPE BRETON

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

HOS ARROWHEAD

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

HOS BAYOU

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

HOS BEAUFORT

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

HOS BEIGNET

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

HOS BLACK FOOT

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

HOS BLACK POWDER

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

HOS BLACK ROCK

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

HOS BLACK WATCH

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

HOS BLUEWATER

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

HOS BOUDIN

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

HOS BOURRE

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

HOS BRIMSTONE

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

HOS CALEDONIA

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

HOS CAPTAIN

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

HOS CAROLINA

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

HOS CAROUSEL

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

HOS CAYENNE

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

HOS CHICORY

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

HOS CLAYMORE

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

HOS CLEARVIEW

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

HOS COMMANDER

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

HOS COQUILLE

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

HOS CORAL

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

HOS CORNERSTONE

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

HOS CRESTVIEW

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

HOS CROCKETT

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

HOS DOMINATOR

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

HOS DOUGLAS

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

HOS EAGLEVIEW

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

HOS GEMSTONE

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

HOS GREYSTONE

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

HOS INNOVATOR

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

HOS LODE STAR

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

HOS MYSTIQUE

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

HOS NOME

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

HOS NORTH STAR

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

HOS PIONEER

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

HOS POLESTAR

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

HOS RED DAWN

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

HOS RED ROCK

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

HOS RENAISSANCE

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

HOS RIDGEWIND

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

HOS RIVERBEND

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

HOS SANDSTORM

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

HOS SHOOTING STAR

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

HOS SILVER ARROW

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

HOS SILVERSTAR

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

HOS STORMRIDGE

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

HOS SUPER H

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

HOS SWEET WATER

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

HOS VOYAGER

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

HOS WESTWIND

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

HOS CENTERLINE

  • Type : Petroleum / Chemical Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

HOS STRONGLINE

  • Type : Petroleum / Chemical Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

News

Marine News' 2024 US Shipbuilding Report

Marine News' 2024 US Shipbuilding Report

If nothing else, building vessels in the U.S. is a complicated business.In a session on the domestic shipbuilding marketplace, at Marine Money’s late-November 2023 conference held in New Orleans, Ben Bordelon, president and CEO of Bollinger Shipyards (with more than a dozen facilities, in Mississippi and Louisiana)

NCL Orders Eight New Ships

NCL Orders Eight New Ships

Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) has ordered eight new ships, the most comprehensive newbuild order in its history.The order represents nearly 25,000 additional berths, with new classes of ships for each of its three brands and the construction of a multi-ship pier at Great Stirrup Cay, the company’s private island destination in the Bahamas.

BYD's First Chartered Vessel Sets Sail with 5,000 EVs for Europe

BYD's First Chartered Vessel Sets Sail with 5,000 EVs for Europe

BYD's first chartered vehicle carrier has set sail from China's southern city of Shenzhen, carrying more than 5,000 electric vehicles to Europe, state media Xinhua reported on Tuesday.Chinese automakers including BYD, Chery Automobile and SAIC Motor, have been placing orders for vessels to counter rising shipping costs as they boost exports.

Saudi Arabia Unveils Oil Platform-Inspired Adventure Tourism Rig

Saudi Arabia Unveils Oil Platform-Inspired Adventure Tourism Rig

Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund, the Public Investment Fund (PIF), has launched the masterplan for THE RIG – a world-first adventure tourism destination to be built on an offshore platform in the Arabian Gulf.The vision for THE RIG project is to redefine the sea sports and leisure experience while celebrating the legacy of Saudi Arabia's rich oil and gas heritage.

Eastern Awarded Contract to Complete MPSV Builds for Hornbeck

Eastern Awarded Contract to Complete MPSV Builds for Hornbeck

Panama City Fla. based Eastern Shipbuilding Group announced it has been awarded a contract to complete construction of two ultra high-spec 400 class multipurpose support vessels (MPSVs) for Hornbeck Offshore Services (HOS).The newbuilds were originally started by Gulf Island Shipyards in Houma, La. before Hornbeck terminated the contracts in 2018 over what it described as "performance issues".

Houthis Attack Commercial Ships, US Warship in the Red Sea

Houthis Attack Commercial Ships, US Warship in the Red Sea

The Pentagon said it was aware of reports regarding attacks on an American warship and commercial vessels in the Red Sea on Sunday, as Yemen's Houthi group claimed drone and missile attacks on two Israeli vessels in the area."We're aware of reports regarding attacks on the USS Carney and commercial vessels in the Red Sea and will provide information as it becomes available," the Pentagon said.

Biggest Chinese Antarctic Fleet Sets Off to Build Research Station

Biggest Chinese Antarctic Fleet Sets Off to Build Research Station

Two Chinese icebreaker research vessels and a cargo ship set sail on Wednesday for the Antarctic with more than 460 personnel on board to help complete construction of China's fifth station on the world's southernmost continent.China's biggest flotilla of research vessels deployed to the Antarctic will focus on building the station on the rocky, windswept Inexpressible Island near the Ross Sea

U.S. Revives Cold War Submarine Spy Program to Counter China

U.S. Revives Cold War Submarine Spy Program to Counter China

On a windswept island 50 miles north of Seattle sits a U.S. Navy monitoring station. For years, it was kept busy tracking whale movements and measuring rising sea temperatures. Last October, the Navy gave the unit a new name that better reflects its current mission: Theater Undersea Surveillance Command.The renaming of the spy station at the Whidbey Island naval base is a nod to a much larger U.S.

Cruise Ship Pulled Free After Running Aground in Greenland

Cruise Ship Pulled Free After Running Aground in Greenland

A luxury cruise ship that ran aground this week in a remote part of Greenland with 206 people on board was pulled free by a fishing trawler on Thursday.The Ocean Explorer cruise vessel had been stuck since Monday in mud and silt in the Alpefjord national park, some 1,400 km (870 miles) northeast of Greenland's capital Nuuk."We have just successfully become free now. ...

Expedition Cruise Ship Remains Stuck Aground in Greenland

A luxury cruise ship carrying 206 people remained stuck in a remote Greenland location on Wednesday after running aground earlier this week, the vessel's operator and rescue services said.The Danish military's Joint Arctic Command (JAC) said Tuesday's tide had failed to lift the 104-metre (341-foot) Ocean Explorer enough to free it.

Luxury Cruise Ship Runs Aground in Remote Greenland

A luxury cruise ship carrying 206 people has run aground in remote eastern Greenland with the nearest help by sea days away, the Danish military's Joint Arctic Command (JAC) said on Tuesday.The Ocean Explorer ran aground on Monday in Alpefjord in a national park some 1,400 km (870 miles) northeast of Greenland's capital Nuuk, the JAC said in a statement.There were no reports of injuries, JAC said.

Offshore Wind: US Shipbuilders Answering the Call

Offshore Wind: US Shipbuilders Answering the Call

It’s a big deal when a U.S. president visits an American shipyard, and these trips always send a message. When President Obama spoke at HII’s Newport News Shipbuilding in 2013, he warned of the consequences of sequestration. President Trump’s 2020 speech at Fincantieri Marinette Marine touted a $5.