MOON CHASER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MOON CHASER
    • Operator : BAY TOURS, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Cruise)
    • Vessel Type : Passenger Vessel
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 240
  • Location
    • City : WEST ISLIP
    • STATE : NY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 64
    • Full Load Capacity : 20 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 263
  • Size
    • Register length : 59.9 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26.9 Feet
    • Overall Length : 65 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 28 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 40 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1962
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 288079

BAY TOURS, INC.

  • Area of Operation : LAKE, RIVERS AND GREAT SOUTH BAY AREA IN VICINITY OF FIRE ISLAND, NY
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

News

Offshore Installation Ship Island Victory Delivered

Offshore Installation Ship Island Victory Delivered

Island Offshore took delivery of Island Victory, a new offshore installation vessel, at VARD Langsten today (Friday, February 7, 2020).Upon delivery the vessel will head straight into operation, spending a couple of weeks in the spot market, before commencing a series of contracts – in the Barents Sea and the Gulf of Mexico – securing work for the vessel potentially throughout October this year.

Taming Ferry Wakes and Reducing CO2

Taming Ferry Wakes and Reducing CO2

Will Moon was one of my very early engineering interns (and also helped me finish out the second story of my house decades ago). He has since moved to the West Coast and has worked for the naval architecture firm Glosten for quite a while now. On Marinelink.com I saw a quick flash of a foiling passenger ferry and the name Glosten and I contacted him for a closer look.

Silver Moon Launched at Fincantieri

Silver Moon Launched at Fincantieri

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has launched Silver Moon, the second of three Muse-class ships to be built for Silversea Cruises.The new ultra-luxury cruise ship was launched on August 29 at Fincantieri’s Ancona yard and is set to enter the ship owner’s fleet in 2020.The ceremony was attended, among others, by Manfredi Lefebvre d’Ovidio, Chairman of Silversea

Performance Shipping Adds Tanker to Fleet

Performance Shipping Adds Tanker to Fleet

Greece-based Performance Shipping Inc. announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has taken delivery of the m/t Blue Moon.The 2011-built Aframax tanker vessel of 104,623 dwt was formerly “Maersk Jeddah”, said the global provider of shipping transportation services through its ownership of vessels.Including the newly delivered m/t Blue Moon, Performance Shipping Inc.

IMO 2020: Total Plans NY Event

IMO 2020: Total Plans NY Event

As the IMO 2020 Global Sulfur Cap draws nearer, confusion among shipowners remains. To help inform, experts from Total Lubmarine and Total Marine Fuels Global Solutions (TMFGS) are embarked on a global conference tour, with the next event coming soon to New York City on board the USS Intrepid, which now serves as a museum and a coveted event space.

25 More Years for Ocean Surveyor

25 More Years for Ocean Surveyor

Damen Oskarshamnsvarvet in Sweden has won the public tender for a contract to undertake a major life extension program on the survey and research vessel S/V Ocean Surveyor, owned by SGU, Sweden’s national geological survey agency.“We are happy to let Damen Oskarshamnsvarvet perform the extensive conversion of the vessel and are confident that she will be ready for another 25 years of marine

Performance Shipping Adds P. Fos to Fleet

Performance Shipping Adds P. Fos to Fleet

Performance Shipping, a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of vessels, announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it took delivery of the M/T P. Fos (formerly M/T Virgo Sun).The vessel is a 2007-built Aframax tanker vessel of 115,577 dwt that the Company entered into an agreement to purchase in November 2019.

Carnival to Build 2 New Ports in Bahamas

Carnival to Build 2 New Ports in Bahamas

British-American cruise operator Carnival Corporation and two of its cruise line brands have signed an agreement with the government of The Bahamas to build two major port developments.The world's largest travel leisure company, with a combined fleet of over 100 vessels across 10 cruise line brands

Grindrod Shipping Updates on Fleet

Grindrod Shipping Updates on Fleet

Grindrod Shipping Holdings, a global provider of maritime transportation services in the drybulk and product tanker sectors, announced that it took delivery of the IVS Phoenix, a Japanese-built eco ultramax drybulk carrier newbuilding in June 2019.  The vessel has been chartered-in from its owner for a minimum period of three years with options to extend for up to two additional years

Jotun Signs Agreement with HHI

Jotun Signs Agreement with HHI

Norwegian paints and coatings company Jotun Group announced that  it signed a memorandum of understanding with the world’s largest shipyards for a new type of marine paint that reduces solvent emissions by up to 90 percent.A memorandum of understanding has been signed with Korean Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI).

Heavy Lift Jack-up Apollo Refit Completed

Heavy Lift Jack-up Apollo Refit Completed

DEME Offshore’s newest heavy-lift jack-up Apollo has recently completed a one-month conversion project at Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque (DSDu) that included the installation of a moon pool on the main deck.According to DSDu, the technical demands combined with the limited time available required highly precise planning together with working around the clock in order to complete on time.

INS Ranjit Decommissioned

INS Ranjit Decommissioned

INS Ranjit, a Rajput class destroyer ship in India, was decommissioned at a solemn yet grand ceremony at Naval Dockyard, Visakhapatnam culminating a glorious era on 06 May 19.The decommissioning ceremony was attended by officers and sailors of the commissioning crew as well as other who have been part of Ranjit’s voyage over the last 36 years.