ISLANDER EXPRESS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ISLANDER EXPRESS
    • Operator : CATALINA CHANNEL EXPRESS
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other Carriers (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Fiberglass
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 4000
  • Location
    • City : SAN PEDRO
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 67
    • Passenger Capacity : 149
  • Size
    • Register length : 88.7 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 23 Feet
    • Overall Length : 100 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 23 Feet
    • Load draft : 8.9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8.5 Feet
    • Height : 25 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1994
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1020244

CATALINA CHANNEL EXPRESS

  • Area of Operation : SAN PEDRO, LONG BEACH, CATALINA ISLAND, AVALON AND TWO HARBORS, LOS ANGELES MAIN CHANNEL TO BERTH 95 LONG BEACH, QUEENSWAY BAY, BOW OF QUEEN MARY, DANA POINT AND DANA WHARF SPORT FISHING; LONG BEACH LANDING 320 GOLDEN SHORE
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

AQUA LINK

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

AQUA LINK II

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

AQUABUS I

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Fiberglass

AQUABUS II

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Fiberglass

AVALON EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Fiberglass

CAT EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

CATALINA EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Fiberglass

CATALINA JET

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

JET CAT EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

STARSHIP EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

SUPER EXPRESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Fiberglass

News

Maersk Suspends Five Crew Members as it Investigates Alleged Sexual Assault

Maersk Suspends Five Crew Members as it Investigates Alleged Sexual Assault

The world's largest shipping firm A.P. Moller-Maersk has suspended five employees as part of an investigation into an alleged sexual assault on one of its ships run by a U.S. subsidiary, and said it was working closely with American authorities."We do everything we can to ensure that all of our workplace environments, including vessels

Five Dead, Six Injured in Pemex Offshore Platform Fire

Five Dead, Six Injured in Pemex Offshore Platform Fire

Five workers were killed and six injured in Sunday's fire on an offshore platform in the southern Gulf of Mexico operated by Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) that cut about a quarter of Mexico's oil production, the company said on Monday.The fire broke out as crews were performing maintenance on the platform, and a search for missing workers continues

Seacor Power Public Hearing Concludes

Seacor Power Public Hearing Concludes

The U.S. Coast Guard and National Transportation Safety Board on Friday wrapped up the formal public hearing proceedings into the sinking of the liftboat Seacor Power and the death of 13 of its 19 crewmembers in the Gulf of Mexico.The Seacor Power capsized in heavy winds and seas on April 13, 2021, about seven miles south of Port Fourchon, La.

Congestion at Container Shipping Ports in Southern China Worsens on Anti-COVID-19 Measures

Congestion at Container Shipping Ports in Southern China Worsens on Anti-COVID-19 Measures

Congestion at container shipping ports in southern China is worsening as authorities step up disinfection measures amid a flare-up in COVID-19 cases, causing the biggest backlog since at least 2019.More than 150 coronavirus cases have been reported in Guangdong province, a key manufacturing and exporting hub in southern China, since the latest wave of cases struck in late May

World’s First Large Containership Converted to LNG Propulsion

World’s First Large Containership Converted to LNG Propulsion

The 15,000 TEU Brussels Express is the first large containership in the world to have been converted to liquefied natural gas (LNG) propulsion, German shipping company Hapag-Lloyd said on Monday, as operators look to LNG fuel to reduce their environmental footprint.In September 2020, the ship went into the Huarun Dadong Dockyard in Shanghai where the conversion was performed.

Egyptian Court Rejects Appeal Against Ever Given Detention in the Suez Canal

Egyptian Court Rejects Appeal Against Ever Given Detention in the Suez Canal

An Egyptian court on Tuesday ruled that the containership which blocked the Suez Canal in March could continue to be held in the waterway, rejecting an appeal by its Japanese owner against its detention, a judicial source said.The Ever Given, one of the world's largest container ships, got jammed across the canal on March 23 and remained stuck for six days, stopping traffic in both directions.

InterManager to Source Vaccinations for Seafarers

InterManager to Source Vaccinations for Seafarers

Frustrated by the lack of progress and slow pace of international efforts, ship management trade group InterManager said it will work separately to obtain COVID-19 vaccines to protect the world’s more than 1.5 million seafarers and thereby keep international trade routes open.InterManager president, Mark O’Neil, said

Singapore Launches $90 Million Shipping Decarbonization Fund

Singapore Launches $90 Million Shipping Decarbonization Fund

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) announced two initiatives on Wednesday to reduce the shipping industry's greenhouse gas emissions, including a S$120 million ($90 million) fund for a decarbonization center."Maritime decarbonization is a global challenge requiring a collective responsibility from all stakeholders involved," MPA Chief Executive Quah Ley Hoon said in a statement.

Cruise Execs, Health Experts Meet to Discuss Restart Plans

Cruise Execs, Health Experts Meet to Discuss Restart Plans

Cruise industry executives met with health experts and White House staff earlier this week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Friday, following criticism of its guidelines on restarting voyages.The discussion, which centered around how the pandemic-battered industry could get back into business

NTSB Accident Report: Erratic Steering Led to 2019 Sabine Pass Collision

NTSB Accident Report: Erratic Steering Led to 2019 Sabine Pass Collision

The National Transportation Safety Board found that the erratic steering of a supply vessel led to a 2019 collision resulting in more than 6,000 gallons of diesel oil being dumped into the Sabine Pass, a busy waterway between Texas and Louisiana.On Thursday, April 8, 2021, NTSB released Marine Accident Brief 21/08 detailing its investigation of the collision between offshore supply vessel

China Inquires About Chinese Crew Aboard Tankers Seized By Indonesia

China Inquires About Chinese Crew Aboard Tankers Seized By Indonesia

China said on Wednesday it was seeking details about 25 of its nationals who were among 61 crew on two supertankers seized by Indonesia on suspicion of illegally transferring oil.Indonesia said on Sunday it had seized the vessels after they were detected making the transfer from Iranian-flagged MT Horse to Panamanian-flagged MT Freya, causing an oil spill.

ONE to Charter World's Largest Containerships

ONE to Charter World's Largest Containerships

Singapore-headquartered container carrier Ocean Network Express Pte. Ltd. (ONE) said it has signed a letter of intent (LoI) with Japan's Shoei Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. for the 15-year charter of six new ultra large containerships (ULCS). The vessels, with capacity greater than 24,000 TEU each, are said to be the world's largest.