INVESTIGATOR

  • General
    • Vessel Name : INVESTIGATOR
    • Operator : PACIFIC COAST MARITIME, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Liquid Tank Barge (Double Hull)
    • Vessel Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : PORTLAND
    • STATE : OR
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 1730
    • Full Load Capacity : 3296 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 214.3 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 65 Feet
    • Overall Length : 214.3 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 65 Feet
    • Load draft : 11.9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3.5 Feet
    • Height : 10 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1981
    • EQUIP1 : 2 PUMPS DIESEL
    • Coast Guard Number : 638965

PACIFIC COAST MARITIME, INC.

  • Area of Operation : DUTCH HARBOR, AK TO AKUTAN, KING COVE, SAND POINT & BEAVER INLET, AK; KODIAK, AK TO CORDOVA, AK; ALITAK, AK AND OTHER POINTS ON KODIAK ISLAND AS NEEDED; LONG BEACH, CA TO SAN FRANCISCO, CA
  • Principal Commodity : LEASES TO OTHERS

EAGLE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GYRFALCON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HML

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

MH370 Report to Be Released after Latest Search Ends

MH370 Report to Be Released after Latest Search Ends

The full investigation report into the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 will be released after the latest search efforts are completed, officials said on Thursday, four years after the aircraft first went missing.   Flight MH370, carrying 239 people onboard, became one of the world's greatest aviation mysteries when it disappeared on its way from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing on March 8

What Happens when Commercial and Recreational Vessels Face Off?

What Happens when Commercial and Recreational Vessels Face Off?

A generally sound assumption to make is that many recreational boaters operating power boats and sailing vessels are not very familiar with the maritime Rules of the Road that their professional mariner counterparts understand and adhere to. The unfortunate consequence is a wide array of marine casualties and incidents from collisions, allisions, capsizings, groundings, wake damage

Cargo Vessel Refloated after Grounding off St. Thomas

Cargo Vessel Refloated after Grounding off St. Thomas

A 223-foot cargo vessel that ran aground Tuesday morning near Charlotte Amalie Harbor in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands has been refloated, according to local responders.   The Togo-flagged vessel Ocean Spirit I grounded just off of the entrance of the harbor’s East Gregory Channel while reportedly transporting more than $1 million of cargo from St.

Cargo Vessel Runs Aground off St. Thomas

Cargo Vessel Runs Aground off St. Thomas

A 223-foot cargo vessel has run aground near Charlotte Amalie Harbor in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands.   The U.S. Coast Guard said its watchstanders in San Juan where contacted at approximately 5 a.m. Tuesday by St. Thomas Harbor pilots who reported that the Togo-flagged cargo vessel Ocean Spirit I had run aground just off of the entrance of the harbor’s East Gregory Channel.

Danish Submarine-owner Charged with Abusing Journalist before Killing Her

Danish Submarine-owner Charged with Abusing Journalist before Killing Her

Danish inventor Peter Madsen tied up and abused Swedish journalist Kim Wall before murdering her on board his home-built submarine, according to the indictment published on Tuesday.   Madsen planned the murder by bringing items, including a saw and screwdrivers, which were used to hit, cut and stab Wall while she was alive, the prosecutors said.

Search Resumes for Malaysian Flight MH370

Search Resumes for Malaysian Flight MH370

A U.S.-based company has begun searching for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, Malaysia said on Tuesday, as it tries to solve one of the world's greatest aviation mysteries.   Flight MH370 disappeared en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing in March 2014 with 239 people, mostly Chinese, on board.

Malaysia to Pay up to $70 Mln if MH370 is Found

Malaysia to Pay up to $70 Mln if MH370 is Found

Malaysia signed a deal on Wednesday to pay a U.S. seabed exploration firm up to $70 million if it finds the missing Malaysia Airlines aircraft MH370 within 90 days of embarking on a new search in the Southern Indian ocean.   The disappearance of the aircraft en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing in March 2014 with 239 people aboard ranks among the world’s greatest aviation mysteries.

US Firm Gets Go-ahead to Resume MH370 Search

US Firm Gets Go-ahead to Resume MH370 Search

Malaysia will allow a U.S.-based exploration firm to resume the search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, an airline support group told families of the victims on Friday, in a bid to solve one of the world’s greatest aviation mysteries. Flight MH370, carrying 239 people, disappeared en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing in March 2014.

US Firm Expects MH370 Search Contract Soon

US Firm Expects MH370 Search Contract Soon

U.S.-based seabed exploration firm Ocean Infinity on Wednesday said it was moving a vessel closer to a possible search area for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 as it soon expects to be awarded a contract by Malaysia to resume the search. The disappearance of the aircraft en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing in March 2014 with 239 people aboard ranks among the world’s greatest aviation

Floating Offshore Wind Turbine Design Passes ABS Review

Floating Offshore Wind Turbine Design Passes ABS Review

The American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has completed the design review of the Front End Engineering and Design (FEED) documentation for the VolturnUS, a floating offshore wind turbine (FOWT), developed by the University of Maine Advanced Structures and Composites Center.   “UMaine is pleased that its innovative design became the first floating wind turbine concrete semisubmersible hull to be

Australian Agency Believes it Can Locate MH370

Australian Agency Believes it Can Locate MH370

Australia's main scientific agency said on Wednesday it believed with "unprecedented precision and certainty" that a missing Malaysia Airlines aircraft crashed into the sea northeast of an area scoured in a fruitless two-year underwater search.   The agency's assertion is based on satellite pictures taken two weeks after Flight MH370 went missing on March 8, 2014, with 239 people on board

El Faro Investigators Call for Better Weather Forecasting

El Faro Investigators Call for Better Weather Forecasting

New recommendations coming out of the investigation into the 2015 sinking of U.S. cargo ship El Faro call for efforts to improve the weather information available to mariners.   All 33 crew on board died when the 790-foot El Faro sank close to the eye of Hurricane Joaquin near the Bahamas on October 1, 2015, two days after leaving Jacksonville, Fla. en route to Puerto Rico.