HURRICANE EXPRESS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : HURRICANE EXPRESS
    • Operator : OFFSHORE EXPRESS, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1530
  • Location
    • City : HOUMA
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 67
    • Full Load Capacity : 30 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 55
  • Size
    • Register length : 95.3 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 21.5 Feet
    • Overall Length : 102 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 21.5 Feet
    • Load draft : 9.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5.5 Feet
    • Height : 25 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1980
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 617247

OFFSHORE EXPRESS, INC.

  • Area of Operation : GULF OF MEXICO
  • Principal Commodity : OIL FIELD EQUIPMENT

AUGER EXPRESS

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

BRAZOS EXPRESS

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

HELM EXPRESS

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

LIGHTNING EXPRESS

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

MR. HARLAN JR.

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

TORNADO EXPRESS

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

TYPHOON EXPRESS

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

BETTY R. GAMBARELLA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT BILL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MR. GILBERT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OFFSHORE KING

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHESTER TRADER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MALANA

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

OT&T

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PICTOU TRADER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Measuring the Hostile Ocean Beneath Hurricanes

Measuring the Hostile Ocean Beneath Hurricanes

Unmanned Vehicles Collect Data for Improving Storm ForecastsThe influences of ocean conditions and currents on living environments are now more widely appreciated—from the Earth’s climate and severe weather conditions to fisheries and biodiversity. Sustained and widespread measurements are needed to provide essential clues for understanding the oceans

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

Bourbon Rhode Search Continues

Bourbon Rhode Search Continues

Search teams continue to scour the Atlantic Ocean for traces of seven mariners still missing offshore tug supply vessel Bourbon Rhode, which sank near a category 4 hurricane in September, the vessels' owner said."To date, the search operations decided by the CROSS continues: the Alp Striker vessel – a 90-meter anchor handling tug supply vessel (AHTS) capable of operating over very long distances

Three Confirmed Dead in Bourbon Rhode Sinking

Three Confirmed Dead in Bourbon Rhode Sinking

The bodies of two more crew members from sunken offshore tug supply vessel Bourbon Rhode have been recovered by search teams in the Atlantic Ocean, the vessel's owner Bourbon announced on Tuesday. Three crew members are confirmed deceased, three have been rescued and eight are still missing after the vessel sank in heavy seas with 14 on board near a category 4 hurricane on Thursday.

Offshore Vessel Sinks: 3 Rescued, 1 Dead, 10 Missing

Offshore Vessel Sinks: 3 Rescued, 1 Dead, 10 Missing

French offshore vessels owner Bourbon confirmed that its tug supply vessel Bourbon Rhode sank in middle of the Atlantic Ocean while navigating heavy seas near a category 4 hurricane on Thursday. Three crew members have been rescued, the body of one deceased has been recovered, and responders are searching for 10 crew still missing.

Bourbon Vessel Taking on Water Near Hurricane Lorenzo

Bourbon Vessel Taking on Water Near Hurricane Lorenzo

Bourbon said a mission has been launched to rescue 14 crew from one of its vessels taking on water in heavy seas near a category 4 hurricane in the Atlantic Ocean.The French offshore vessels owner said water is entering the stern of the 49.5-meter tug supply vessel Bourbon Rhode, about 60 nautical miles south-southeast from the eye of hurricane Lorenzo.

USCG's Dorian Response in Bahamas Continues

USCG's Dorian Response in Bahamas Continues

Coast Guard Hurricane Dorian response operations are underway in support of the Bahamas.As of Wednesday at 1000 hours:Coast Guard crews from across the Coast Guard have rescued 61 people and rescued four pets in the Bahamas since Hurricane Dorian began.The Coast Guard is currently conducting air operations based out of Andros Island, Bahamas.

Hurricane Dorian Update

Hurricane Dorian Update

At 800 AM EDT (1200 UTC), the center of Hurricane Dorian was located near latitude 29.5 North, longitude 79.6 West.Dorian is moving toward the north-northwest near 8 mph (13 km/h), and a northwest or north-northwest motion is expected through this morning.  A turn toward the north is forecast by this evening, followed by a turn toward the north-northeast on Thursday morning.

Florida Braces for a Hit as Dorian Strengthens

Florida Braces for a Hit as Dorian Strengthens

Florida's governor on Friday urged residents in the state to stock up on at least a week's worth of food, water and medicine and to prepare to lose power and cellphone service for days after Hurricane Dorian makes landfall early next week.The slow march and rising intensity of the storm, which is moving in a northwestern direction to the Bahamas

Hurricane Dorian Builds, Aims for Bahamas, Florida

Hurricane Dorian Builds, Aims for Bahamas, Florida

Hurricane Dorian took aim at the Bahamas and the Florida coast on Thursday, spurred on by warm Atlantic waters as it threatens to strengthen into a dangerous Category 3 storm.Dorian earlier sideswiped the Caribbean without doing major damage but is expected to strengthen and slam the Bahamas and the southeastern United States with rain

US Gulf Production Restarting After Barry

US Gulf Production Restarting After Barry

U.S. oil companies on Monday began restoring some of the more than nearly 74% production shut at U.S. Gulf of Mexico platforms ahead of Hurricane Barry, the U.S. offshore drilling regulator said.There was 1.3 million barrels per day (bpd) of oil production off line in the U.S.-regulated areas of the Gulf of Mexico on Monday, about 80,000 barrels less than on Sunday, according to the U.S.

Trump to Meet with GOP Senators on Jones Act

Trump to Meet with GOP Senators on Jones Act

President Donald Trump is set to meet with Republican senators on Wednesday over a proposal to waive rules that only U.S.-flagged ships can move natural gas from American ports to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Northeast.The nearly 100-year-old Jones Act mandates the use of U.S.-flagged vessels to transport merchandise between U.S. coasts.