INNOVATION

  • General
    • Vessel Name : INNOVATION
    • Operator : VESSEL MANAGEMENT SERVICES, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 9280
  • Location
    • City : JACKSON- VILLE
    • STATE : FL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 316
  • Size
    • Register length : 129.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 42 Feet
    • Overall Length : 129.6 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 42 Feet
    • Load draft : 10 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3 Feet
    • Height : 86 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2010
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1217329

VESSEL MANAGEMENT SERVICES, INC.

  • Area of Operation : U. S. WEST COAST AND BRINSKI, COLUMBIA PRIMARILY; ALSO TO U. S. GULF COAST VIA PANAMA CANAL
  • Principal Commodity : CLEAN PETROLEUM PRODUCTS

ACHIEVEMENT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ALERT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ATTENTIVE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

AWARE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

COASTAL RELIANCE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

COMMITMENT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

COURAGE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GULF RELIANCE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

INTEGRITY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NACHIK

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NANUQ

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OCEAN RELIANCE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

OCEAN SKY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Unknown

OCEAN SUN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Unknown

OCEAN WAVE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OCEAN WIND

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Unknown

PACIFIC RELIANCE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PRIDE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RESOLVE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SEA RELIANCE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SOUND RELIANCE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TAN'ERLIQ

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NO

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

NO.

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

News

First Foundations Installed at World's Largest Offshore Wind Farm

First Foundations Installed at World's Largest Offshore Wind Farm

The first monopile and transition piece have been installed at the Dogger Bank Wind Farm in the U.K. North Sea, marking a key milestone for the construction of the world's largest offshore wind farm.The foundations, designed by Wood Thilsted, are up to 72m in length, weigh on average 1057 tonnes and include the world’s largest 8m offshore wind flange.

New Hydrogen-powered Tanker Concept Unveiled

New Hydrogen-powered Tanker Concept Unveiled

A newly unveiled hydrogen-powered tanker concept aims to allow zero emission at berth, and up to 100% reduction of GHG emissions during voyage.The Hy-Ekotank concept, launched by TECO 2030 and partners Ektank AB, Shell Shipping and Maritime and DNV, would see fuel cells with compressed or liquid hydrogen storage retrofitted on existing Ektank vessels.

LNG Carrier Sails from US to South Korea Using Autonomous Navigation

LNG Carrier Sails from US to South Korea Using Autonomous Navigation

A 180,000-square-meter-capacity liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier is said to be the world's first large cargo ship to cross the Pacific using autonomous navigation.Built by Hyundai Heavy Industries in 2021 and delivered to SK Shipping in South Korea, the vessel Prism Courage is equipped with HiNAS 2.

North and Standard Club Members Approve Merger

North and Standard Club Members Approve Merger

Members of the North and Standard Clubs have voted to approve the merger between the two marine insurance firms, creating one of the largest providers of mutual cover in the maritime industries.The P&I clubs, which revealed plans to merge earlier this year, each held special general meetings on May 27 where members voted to greenlight the move to join forces as a single, larger mutual insurer.

ISS Issues RFP to Construct North America’s First Zero-emissions Towboats

ISS Issues RFP to Construct North America’s First Zero-emissions Towboats

Houston-based Industrial Service Solutions (ISS) announced Thursday it is seeking bids from U.S. shipyards to build up to four hulls for what will become North America's first fully-electric towboats.The zero-emissions vessels, which will be constructed for New York-based Zeeboat and available for charter from 2025, will run entirely on battery power

World's First Emissions-free Containership Yara Birkeland Christened

World's First Emissions-free Containership Yara Birkeland Christened

Yara Birkeland, the world’s first electric, autonomous container vessel, was christened in Norway on Friday.The battery-driven vessel completed its maiden voyage in November 2021 and is due to enter service this year, transporting fertilizer across the fjord from Yara International’s Porsgrunn plant to Brevik port, eliminating the carbon emissions of 40,000 diesel truck loads per year, Yara said.

In Offshore Energy, the Winds of Robotic Change are Blowing

In Offshore Energy, the Winds of Robotic Change are Blowing

Whether we realize it or not, robotics and robotics systems are starting to impact our daily lives. From warehouse picking systems through to high-end medical devices through to your mowbot lawnmower. Each tends to be specialized to its own task and a similar trend is now starting to play out in the offshore wind space, where it’s hoped that robots can make operations safer and more efficient.

Dutch Test Barriers to Prevent Ships from Hitting Wind Turbines

Dutch Test Barriers to Prevent Ships from Hitting Wind Turbines

In research prompted by the incident in the Dutch North Sea in January when a drifting bulk carrier hit offshore wind facilities, Dutch maritime research institute MARIN this week, with industry partners, tested three innovative barriers aimed at averting collisions between ships and wind turbines.

Cranes: Mammoet Investigating Potential Patent Infringement by Huisman and BMS

Cranes: Mammoet Investigating Potential Patent Infringement by Huisman and BMS

Update (April 29, 2022): A court has ruled that Mammoet unlawfully accused Huisman of crane patent violation. Read more here:  https://bit.ly/3y1bmeFDutch heavy lifting and transportation company Mammoet said Thursday it was investigating a possible violation of its intellectual property rights by Dutch crane maker Huisman and Danish crane specialist BMS.

Nippon Foundation, DeepStar Launch Joint Decarbonization R&D Program

Nippon Foundation, DeepStar Launch Joint Decarbonization R&D Program

The Nippon Foundation signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the offshore technology development consortium DeepStar to establish a joint research and development program focused on decarbonization in offshore oil and gas, with a focus on renewable energy and the environment.

The Satcom ‘Highway’ will Enable Maritime Digitalization & IoT Solutions

The Satcom ‘Highway’ will Enable Maritime Digitalization & IoT Solutions

Global maritime communications powerhouse Inmarsat earlier this year announced a pair of new tech offerings – ORCHESTRA and ELERA – that are touted as ‘the communications network of the future.’ We caught up with Ronald Spithout, President, Inmarsat Maritime, for additional insights on how these services will power the future of maritime IoT.

BV Approves Design for World's Largest Gas Carrier

BV Approves Design for World's Largest Gas Carrier

Classification society Bureau Veritas said it has issued novel design approval for what will be the world’s largest very large gas carriers (VLGC).The new 93,000-cubic-meter (CBM) capacity Panda 93P VLGC design has been developed by Jiangnan Shipyard, part of the CSSC Group (China State Shipbuilding Corporation), as an evolution of of the shipyard’s Panda gas carrier series