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

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UK Polar Research Vessel Named

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China-Built Cruiser Delivered to Sunstone

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Expedition Cruise Market Powers Ahead

Expedition Cruise Market Powers Ahead

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Market in Focus: Offshore Services Vessels

Market in Focus: Offshore Services Vessels

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Northern Drilling Orders New Drillship at DSME

Northern Drilling Orders New Drillship at DSME

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OSV Market: Which Way is Up?

OSV Market: Which Way is Up?

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Explorer Profile: Sven Lindblad

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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.

Ulstein Bags SunStone Ship Order

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Cruise Shipping: 'Green Cruising' with Hurtigruten

Cruise Shipping: 'Green Cruising' with Hurtigruten

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INVENTION: Pitching a Tent Underwater

INVENTION: Pitching a Tent Underwater

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French Frigate Shoals: A Canary in the Coal Mine

French Frigate Shoals: A Canary in the Coal Mine

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India Plans Deep Dive for Seabed Minerals

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