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

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.

#Oi2020: Drill Bit Rescue from 30,000 ft.

#Oi2020: Drill Bit Rescue from 30,000 ft.

Drilling wells more than three miles deep in the late 1960s was something that GHK Company and partner Lone Star Producing Company believed would product massive amounts of natural gas. The two companies that began this project discovered in 1974 that South of Burns Flat in Washita County their Bertha Rogers No. 1 rig would reach almost six miles deep, following a deep-sea fishing trip.

MTR100: Five "Ones to Watch"

MTR100: Five "Ones to Watch"

For Marine Technology Reporter's (MTR) 14th Annual "MTR100" - a look at 100 innovators and technologies in the subsea space - MTR editor-at-large Elaine Maslin reports on five companies and technologies that are worth the watch for the remainder of 2019 and beyond. For the full edition, see https://magazines.marinelink.

Dolphin Drilling Declares Bankruptcy

Dolphin Drilling Declares Bankruptcy

Norwegian oil and gas rig operator Dolphin Drilling filed for bankruptcy on Wednesday, leading creditors to seize its key assets in a restructuring that will see the company maintain operations.Formerly known as Fred. Olsen Energy, Dolphin Drilling ASA had debt of just over $1 billion at the end of 2018 and a net loss for the year of almost $300 million, its annual report shows.

Offshore wind: One-stop Power Conversion

Offshore wind: One-stop Power Conversion

With the United States and China about to start their respective offshore wind build-ups, grid operators wondering about the efficiency of their turbines or the emissions-areas compliance of their wind-service vessels will be warmed to know there’s someone they can talk to. Yaskawa’s The Switch — a Japanese industrial giant’s European environmental tech business — is offering one-stop

Wreckage of USS Wasp CV-7 Discovered

Wreckage of USS Wasp CV-7 Discovered

The expedition crew aboard the late Paul G. Allen’s research vessel (R/V) Petrel discovered wreckage from USS Wasp (CV 7), which was sunk in 1942.Wasp, found Jan. 14, was sunk Sept. 15, 1942, by four Japanese torpedoes from the Japanese submarine I-19 while escorting transports carrying the Seventh Marine Regiment to Guadalcanal as reinforcements.

EDF Buys Stake in Irish Offshore Project

EDF Buys Stake in Irish Offshore Project

French electricity giant Électricité de France (EDF) is moving into the Irish energy market.EDF Renewables, a subsidiary of the French energy utility, has acquired a 50% stake in the Codling offshore wind project from Hazel Shore, a company linked to the property developer, Johnny Ronan.

Austal Australia Launches Bajamar Express

Austal Australia Launches Bajamar Express

Australian-based global ship building company Austal Limited announced that its Henderson, Western Australia, shipyard has successfully launched Bajamar Express, the first of two 118-meter, high-speed trimaran ferries under construction for Fred. Olsen Express of the Canary Islands.The ferry is now in the final stages of fit-out.

Austal Cuts Steel for Fred. Olsen Ferry

Austal Cuts Steel for Fred. Olsen Ferry

Australian-based global ship building company Austal Limited has commenced construction of the second of two 118 metre high-speed passenger trimaran ferries for Fred. Olsen Express in the Company’s Philippines shipyard.The vessel is due to be delivered by the end of 2020 as part of an A$190 million contract with Fred.

Fred Olsen Windcarrier Debuts in Taiwan

Fred Olsen Windcarrier Debuts in Taiwan

The offshore wind parks specialist Fred Olsen Windcarrier won its first major deal in the Asian market after being picked to install the 8MW Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) turbines at the Yunlin offshore wind farm off Taiwan.Fred. Olsen Windcarrier will mobilise one of its special purpose-built jack-up installation vessels in Europe during the spring of 2020 which will head to Asia to