HOWARD OLSEN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : HOWARD OLSEN
    • Operator : FOSS MARITIME-PACIFIC SOUTHWEST
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3000
  • Location
    • City : LOS- ANGELES
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 107
  • Size
    • Register length : 104.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 32 Feet
    • Overall Length : 110 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 32 Feet
    • Load draft : 14.2 Feet
    • Light Draft : 11.8 Feet
    • Height : 40 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1975
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 566412

FOSS MARITIME-PACIFIC SOUTHWEST

  • Area of Operation : ALASKA TO WEST COAST, SOUTH AMERICA AND HAWAII
  • Principal Commodity : BUNKER FUEL, HARBOR AND OCEAN TOWING, SHIP REFUELING

PIPER INNESS

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

ALTA JUNE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ARTHUR FOSS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRYNN FOSS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAMPBELL FOSS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAROLYN DOROTHY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EDITH FOSS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MAMO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MIKIALA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

P. J. BRIX

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PACIFIC KNIGHT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PACIFIC QUEEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

FOSS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KAKELA

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MSRC

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

FDH

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

PT&S

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Single Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

SAN PEDRO

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

News

All-electric Autonomous RoRo Ships Under Development

All-electric Autonomous RoRo Ships Under Development

Kongsberg Maritime and Massterly (a Kongsberg Wilhelmsen joint venture) have signed contracts with the Norwegian grocery distributor ASKO to equip two new all-electric vessels with autonomous technology, and to manage their operations at sea.ASKO, which currently transports its cargo by more than 800 trucks daily

Market Report: Global Heavy Lift Vessel Sector

Market Report: Global Heavy Lift Vessel Sector

The global heavy lift vessel market is a difficult place to be. Utilization for the fleet has remained depressingly low since the first oil and gas downturn in 2014, currently hovering around 33% for the global fleet with a lift capacity of over 800 tonnes, according to IHS Markit’s ConstructionVesselBase.

Austal Delivers Fast Ferry Bajamar Express to Fred. Olsen Express

Austal Delivers Fast Ferry Bajamar Express to Fred. Olsen Express

Shipbuilder Austal Australia has delivered a new 118-meter fast ferry to Fred. Olsen Express.The high-speed trimaran ferry Bajamar Express is the first of two identical vessels ordered by Fred. Olsen Express in a €126 million ($142.8 million) contract in October 2017. The second vessel, Bañaderos Express, is under construction at Austal Philippines shipyard in Balamban, Cebu

Cellphones Are Helping the USCG Locate Distressed Mariners

Cellphones Are Helping the USCG Locate Distressed Mariners

First Coast Guard District command center crews, from Maine to Northern New Jersey, have a new tool to help distressed mariners come home to their families after being out to sea.The i911 program allows for watchstanders to use a mariner’s cellphone number to assist in finding their location for Coast Guard rescue crews to locate them faster.

Acting Navy Head Blasts Fired USS Theodore Roosevelt Captain

Acting Navy Head Blasts Fired USS Theodore Roosevelt Captain

The acting head of the U.S. Navy, in a surprise speech to the crew of a coronavirus-stricken aircraft carrier, castigated their former commander for writing a leaked letter that demanded the Navy take stronger action to halt the spread of the illness.Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly stood by his decision to relieve Captain Brett Crozier of his command in a speech to crew members of the

Cruise Passengers Await Florida Deal Allowing Them to Disembark

Cruise Passengers Await Florida Deal Allowing Them to Disembark

The U.S. government and Florida were working on a plan on Wednesday to allow thousands of cruise ship passengers exposed to an onboard coronavirus outbreak to disembark, a day after President Donald Trump urged the governor to drop his opposition to their docking.Fort Lauderdale Mayor Dean Trantalis said he was not opposed to them docking in his city.

A Raft of Cruise Lines Have Suspended Operations

A Raft of Cruise Lines Have Suspended Operations

Several major cruise operators have voluntarily suspended operations in response to the developing coronavirus pandemic. For most, the reason given has been "an abundance of caution".On Wednesday, Viking became the first major cruise line to temporarily suspend operations, canceling all river and ocean cruises scheduled to embark between March 12 to April 30.

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

A New Plan for Queen Mary

A New Plan for Queen Mary

A new plan is being formulated to preserve and improve one of the world's most historic and well-known vessels.The record-setting superliner Queen Mary has been sitting permanently moored in Long beach, Calif. since its removal from transatlantic service in 1967. A 2015 survey revealed the once glorified liner has been in an escalating state of disrepair

Will 2020 be the year for Subsea Mining?

Will 2020 be the year for Subsea Mining?

Anyone who has been around the Offshore Oil and Gas or the Marine industries for long has heard of plans for mining various minerals located on or just below the seafloor. In fact, when Howard Hughes built the Glomar Explorer in 1972, the cover story for its true mission – recovering a Soviet submarine - was that the rig would be used to mine manganese nodules from the deep ocean floor.

V.Group Names Kofod-Olsen as CEO

V.Group Names Kofod-Olsen as CEO

Ship management and marine support services giant V.Group said on Wednesday it has appointed René Kofod-Olsen as the company’s chief executive officer, taking over from Graham Westgarth who will become chairman. Kofod-Olsen will join V. Group on November 1.Kofod-Olsen brings to the role almost three decades of global shipping industry experience.

Video: Ferry Bajamar Express Completes Sea Trials

Video: Ferry Bajamar Express Completes Sea Trials

The first of two Austal Auto Express 118 trimarans under construction for Fred. Olsen Express of the Canary Islands has completed sea trials in Western Australia. Launched in February, the Bajamar Express (Austal Hull 394) is scheduled to be delivered this month.Over the past weeks, Bajamar Express has achieved an average speed of 37.