OCEAN SUN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : OCEAN SUN
    • Operator : VESSEL MANAGEMENT SERVICES, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Unknown
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 10880
  • Location
  • Capacity
  • Size
    • Register length : 156 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 46 Feet
    • Overall Length : 156 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 46 Feet
    • Load draft : 25 Feet
    • Light Draft : 21 Feet
    • Height : 73 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2012
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1231891

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

INNOVATION

  • 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 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

California Sets Big Offshore Wind Targets

California Sets Big Offshore Wind Targets

California on Wednesday set ambitious new targets for offshore wind development, saying turbines along its storied coastline would power some 25 million homes by 2050.In a unanimous vote, the five-member California Energy Commission (CEC) adopted a goal of 3,000 to 5,000 megawatts (MW) of offshore wind by 2030 and 25,000 MW by 2045, the agency said in a statement.

First-ever U.S. Sour Crude Cargo Sails to Germany as Russia Sanctions Bite

First-ever U.S. Sour Crude Cargo Sails to Germany as Russia Sanctions Bite

A tanker of U.S. sour crude was delivered at Germany's port of Rostock last week for the first time ever, according to sources, analysts and vessel tracking data, as local refiners test alternatives to Russian oil.The European Union plans an almost-complete embargo of Russian barrels by year-end, and is trying to wean itself off Russian crude imports, which have fed inland refineries in Germany

French Man Survives 16 Hours Trapped in Capsized Sailboat

French Man Survives 16 Hours Trapped in Capsized Sailboat

A 62-year-old French man survived for 16 hours in an air bubble inside his capsized sailboat in the Atlantic Ocean before being rescued by Spanish coastguard divers in what they described as an operation "verging on the impossible".The 40-foot (12-meter) Jeanne SOLO Sailor sent out a distress signal at 20.

Cruise Ship Strikes an Iceberg in Alaska

Cruise Ship Strikes an Iceberg in Alaska

A Norwegian Cruise Line ship has canceled the remainder of its voyage and will return to Seattle after striking an iceberg off the coast of Alaska on Saturday.The Norwegian Sun was transitioning to Hubbard Glacier in Alaska when the ship made contact with a small iceberg. No injuries were reported.

Biden Signs Ocean Shipping Reform Act Into Law

Biden Signs Ocean Shipping Reform Act Into Law

President Joe Biden on Thursday signed legislation to improve oversight of ocean shipping, which lawmakers say will help curb inflation and ease export backlogs.The bipartisan bill passed the U.S. House of Representatives on a 369-42 vote earlier this week. Biden said he had "promised to crack down on ocean carriers whose price hikes have hurt American families.

US House Passes Ocean Shipping Reform Act

US House Passes Ocean Shipping Reform Act

The U.S. House of Representatives approved legislation Monday to improve oversight of ocean shipping, which supporters say will help curb inflation and ease export backlogs. The bill was approved 369-42 and will head to the White House for President Joe Biden's signature. Biden said in a statement he looked forward to signing it into law.

4500 Years Old & 180km: World's Largest Known Plant Discovered in Shark Bay

4500 Years Old & 180km: World's Largest Known Plant Discovered in Shark Bay

Largest known plant on earth discovered at Shark Bay, and it's 4,500 years old.Researchers from The University of Western Australia and Flinders University have located what is believed to be the largest plant in the world – an ancient and incredibly resilient seagrass stretching across 180km that is estimated to be at least 4,500 years old.

PHOTO: Ocean Infinity's First 78-meter Robotic Ship Hits the Water

PHOTO: Ocean Infinity's First 78-meter Robotic Ship Hits the Water

Ocean Infinity, a seabed survey and ocean research company based in the United States, has released the first photographs of their Armada 78m remotely operated ship taking to the water, and shared them with Offshore Engineer.More than two years ago, in February 2020, Ocean Infinity first announced its plans to build the world's largest fleet of unmanned surface vehicles (USV).

US Senate Approves Bill to Ease Export Shipping Backlogs

US Senate Approves Bill to Ease Export Shipping Backlogs

The U.S. Senate on Thursday unanimously passed a bill to improve oversight of ocean shipping, a step supporters say will help ease export backlogs.The Ocean Shipping Reform Act, led by Senators John Thune and Amy Klobuchar, would strengthen the investigatory authority of the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC), the U.S.

Ocean Infinity Orders Six 85m Robotic Offshore Vessels from VARD

Ocean Infinity Orders Six 85m Robotic Offshore Vessels from VARD

U.S.-based seabed survey and ocean exploration firm Ocean Infinity has hired VARD to design and build a new series of six multi-purpose offshore vessels that will all be operated from shore and will eventually run on green ammonia.This order of six, 85-metre, optionally crewed robotic vessels will take Ocean Infinity’s remote vessel fleet to 23 vessels

Sembcorp Marine Delivers Vito Floater to Shell

Sembcorp Marine Delivers Vito Floater to Shell

Singapore's Sembcorp Marine said Thursday it had completed the construction of the Vito floating production facility, bound for deployment in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico for Shell.The integration of Vito’s topside structure with its hull was executed by a pair of goliath cranes with 30,000-tonne combined lifting capacity and 100-meter hook height in Tuas Boulevard Yard in Singapore.

Ocean Cleanup Struggles to Fulfill Promise to Scoop Up Plastic at Sea

Ocean Cleanup Struggles to Fulfill Promise to Scoop Up Plastic at Sea

Docked at a Canadian port, crew members returned from a test run of the Ocean Cleanup's system to rid the Pacific of plastic trash were thrilled by the meager results — even as marine scientists and other ocean experts doubted the effort could succeed.The non-profit, launched in 2013 amid buoyant media coverage, hopes to clear 90% of floating plastic from the world's oceans by 2040.