MARIN SUNSHINE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MARIN SUNSHINE
    • Operator : MARINE EXPRESS CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1800
  • Location
    • City : ALAMEDA
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 21
    • Passenger Capacity : 6
  • Size
    • Register length : 75 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22.6 Feet
    • Overall Length : 75 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22.6 Feet
    • Load draft : 11.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 11.5 Feet
    • Height : 32 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1963
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 293284

MARINE EXPRESS CO.

  • Area of Operation : SAN FRANCISCO BAY AND TRIBUTARIES; AND WEST COAST
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING AND PERSONNEL / STORES

AILINE ELIZABETH

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

JAMIE LEE

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

JO ANN

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

LANA

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

MISS TAMMY

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

STEPHANIE LYNN

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

EDWARD F ESCH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GWENDOLYN GRACE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SOUTHERN CROSS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

THERESA MARIE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

Baltimore Bridge Collapse Highlights Need to Protect Critical Foundations

Baltimore Bridge Collapse Highlights Need to Protect Critical Foundations

The collapse of Baltimore's Key Bridge has highlighted what engineers say is an urgent need to better protect the piers holding up spans over shipping channels as the size of cargo ships has grown in recent decades.Federal authorities continue an investigation into why a massive cargo ship lost power and crashed into a pier of the Francis Scott Key Bridge early Tuesday

Skarv Orders Four Short-sea MPVs from Huanghai Shipbuilding

Skarv Orders Four Short-sea MPVs from Huanghai Shipbuilding

Norway-based Skarv Shipping Solutions announced it has signed a contract with China's Huanghai Shipbuilding for the construction of four 7,000 dwt, low-carbon, multipurpose vessels, with an option for four more.The first vessel will be delivered in the third quarter of 2025, with the others in four-month intervals.

King to Open MARIN's Seven Oceans Simulator Center

King to Open MARIN's Seven Oceans Simulator Center

His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of The Netherlands will open the Seven Oceans Simulator center (SOSc) of MARIN, the Maritime Research Institute of the Netherlands, on Tuesday, May 28, 2024.The opening program takes place in the Shallow Water Basin, one of MARIN's test facilities for ship models.

First of Four CMAL Ferry MV Isle to Launch Mid-March

First of Four CMAL Ferry MV Isle to Launch Mid-March

Caledonian Maritime Assets Limited (CMAL) announced the launch of MV Isle of Islay on March 16, 2024 at the Cemre Marin Endustri shipyard in Yalova, Turkey.It is the first of four ferries being built at the yard, and marks a major milestone in CMAL’s commitment to delivering new ferries to serve the Scottish islands.

The Power of Offshore Molecule Production

The Power of Offshore Molecule Production

Energy ecosystems are evolving as the value of offshore power-to-X production is being realized.Flexible and delivered in long lengths on reels in a fast-track operation, thermoplastic composite pipeline can transfer up to nine times the amount of energy as a cable and can be used to store hydrogen, increasing the uptime of offshore wind farm generated power.

Fewer Containers Lost at Sea in 2023

Fewer Containers Lost at Sea in 2023

The World Shipping Council (WSC) has released its annual report on containers lost at sea, showing a significant decrease to 221 containers lost in 2023 out of 250 million containers transported, a reduction from the previous lowest-ever loss of 661 containers in 2022.While this is the lowest number recorded since the survey began in 2008

Indian Register of Shipping Partners with MARIN

Indian Register of Shipping Partners with MARIN

The Indian Register of Shipping (IRS) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Maritime Research Institute Netherlands (MARIN) for collaboration on hydrodynamic studies and model testing on ongoing new construction projects.The MoU provides for expanding this collaboration to all future projects classed by IRS for Indian shipyards.

Ferry Destined for Scottish Islands Launched by Cemre

Ferry Destined for Scottish Islands Launched by Cemre

The MV Isle of Islay, the first of two vessels to serve the islands of Islay and Jura in Scotland, has been launched at Cemre Marin Endustri shipyard in Turkey.The vessel, which is one of four ferries being built at the yard, marks a significant milestone in Caledonian Maritime Assets Limited’s (CMAL) commitment to delivering new ferries to serve the Scottish islands.

SCHOTTEL to Propel Windcat Offshore's Latest Walk-to-Work CSOVs

SCHOTTEL to Propel Windcat Offshore's Latest Walk-to-Work CSOVs

The first three new Walk-to-Work Commissioning Service Operation Vessels (CSOVs) built by the Dutch Damen Group for Windcat Offshore will be powered by full propulsion packages from SCHOTTEL. With vessel sizes of 87 metres by 20 metres, each CSOV will come with high-comfort accommodation for 120 passengers

MAIB Warns on Liferafts After Failure

MAIB Warns on Liferafts After Failure

The UK Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) has issued a safety bulletin following the engine room flooding and foundering of the stern trawler Piedras (FD 528) which led to the failure of a liferaft to inflate. A second liferaft was successfully launched, and the crew were rescued.

Ex-McDonald's in Russia Feeds Waste Cooking Oil to Fuel Gazprom Neft's Vessels

Ex-McDonald's in Russia Feeds Waste Cooking Oil to Fuel Gazprom Neft's Vessels

Russia's successor to McDonald's has teamed up with energy company Gazprom Neft to fuel marine vessels with biofuel produced using waste cooking oil an effort to lower their carbon footprints, the companies said on Thursday.Russia has said it was still committed to its climate targets despite the deepest political rift with the West in decades.

LMG Marin Tapped to Support Eastern Pacific eSAIL Install

LMG Marin Tapped to Support Eastern Pacific eSAIL Install

LMG Marin France reports it has secured an engineering contract with Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS) for integration of bound4blue eSAILsEPS will install its first ever wind-assisted propulsion system, three 22-metrer eSAILs o,n board the 2019-built oil and chemical tanker Pacific Sentinel in Q4 this year. The expected net gains in term of consumption are 10% subject to routing.