ORION

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ORION
    • Operator : COLUMBIA STAR, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1200
  • Location
    • City : GALVESTON
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 62
    • Full Load Capacity : 50 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 46
  • Size
    • Register length : 96.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26 Feet
    • Overall Length : 116 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 26 Feet
    • Load draft : 8.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6.9 Feet
    • Height : 34 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1978
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 591441

COLUMBIA STAR, INC.

  • Area of Operation : GULF COAST OF TEXAS AND LOUISIANA TO A MAXIMUM OF 200 NAUTICAL MILES OFFSHORE
  • Principal Commodity : COMPANY PERSONNEL, EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES

ATLANTIS

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

BRUTUS

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

CAESAR

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

COLUMBIA

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

CYCLOPS

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

HERCULES

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

NEPTUNE

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

PEGASUS

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

RMS CITATION

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

TRITON

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

VICTORY

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

News

Spanish Police Seize Cocaine Worth $114 Million from Cattle Ship

Spanish Police Seize Cocaine Worth $114 Million from Cattle Ship

Spanish police seized 4.5 tonnes of cocaine with an estimated street value of 105 million euros ($114 million) after raiding a cattle ship off the Canary Islands earlier this week, a statement said on Saturday.The ship had stopped at ports in about a dozen countries before Tuesday's raid

Hull Fouling Spoils Australia-New Zealand Cruise

Hull Fouling Spoils Australia-New Zealand Cruise

Viking Cruises will compensate hundreds of passengers on its Orion cruise ship after cruisers were forced to stay on board and miss multiple stops because officials blocked port access due to marine growth on the ship's hull.The 930-guest capacity Viking Orion docked in Sydney on Wednesday, the final stop on what is normally a 15-day, 9-stop cruise of New Zealand and Australia.

DEME Offshore's Flagship Vessel Orion Installs First Monopile at German Offshore Wind Project

DEME Offshore's Flagship Vessel Orion Installs First Monopile at German Offshore Wind Project

DEME Offshore's recently delivered flagship offshore installation vessel Orion has installed the first monopile at Arcadis Ost 1 offshore wind farm site in the German Baltic Sea to the northeast of Rügen island. Arcadis Ost 1 is a 257 MW offshore wind project developed by Parkwind.

'Revolutionary' Vessel Orion Joins DEME Offshore's Installation Vessel Fleet

'Revolutionary' Vessel Orion Joins DEME Offshore's Installation Vessel Fleet

Belgian offshore installation contractor DEME said Saturday that the "revolutionary" offshore installation vessel Orion officially joined its fleet.This next-generation vessel is equipped with a powerful 5,000-tonne crane and is designed to handle the massive turbines and foundations of the future.

DEME's 'Revolutionary' Offshore Installation Vessel Orion Set for Debut

DEME's 'Revolutionary' Offshore Installation Vessel Orion Set for Debut

Belgian offshore installation company DEME said Friday that its 'revolutionary' new offshore installation vessel 'Orion' this week docked for the first time at the company's base near Vlissingen, in the Netherlands.The  DP3 installation vessel Orion is equipped with a 5,000-tonne crane, built to handle the next generation of offshore wind farm components.

Green Jade Offshore Installation Vessel Launched in Taiwan

Green Jade Offshore Installation Vessel Launched in Taiwan

An official launching ceremony for the Green Jade DP3 heavy lift and installation vessel, the first such vessel built in Taiwan, was held at CSBC’s shipyard in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.The news was shared by the Belgian offshore installation firm DEME Offshore, part of CDWE consortium with CSBC, which commissioned the vessel in 202.

Cromarty Firth Port Wins Monopile Marshalling Deal for Moray West Offshore Wind Farm

Cromarty Firth Port Wins Monopile Marshalling Deal for Moray West Offshore Wind Farm

Developers of the Moray West offshore wind farm in the UK have selected Invergordon port in the Cromarty Firth, Scotland, as the location for marshalling all 62 monopiles prior to installation as part of the Moray West offshore wind farm.  The wind farm is being developed by Ocean Winds, a 50-50 joint venture owned by EDP Renewables and ENGIE.

Callan Marine Names Maldonado VP

Callan Marine Names Maldonado VP

Galveston, Texas based dredging and marine construction contractor Callan Marine said it has named Joey Maldonado as Vice President of Construction Estimating.A 25-year veteran of the construction and maritime industry, Maldonado has worked for Kingsley Constructors, Keystone Contractors, Orion Marine Group, and Russell Marine, serving as both a Project Estimator and Design Engineer.

DEME Offshore's Flagship Vessel  'Orion' Installs Fécamp Substation

DEME Offshore's Flagship Vessel 'Orion' Installs Fécamp Substation

Belgium-based offshore installation firm DEME Offshore has installed the offshore substation of the Fécamp offshore wind farm, offshore France, using its new flagship vessel 'Orion.'The  DP3 installation vessel Orion is equipped with a 5,000-tonne crane, built to handle the next generation of offshore wind farm components.

Orion to Fund Construction of American Offshore Services' CTV Fleet

Orion to Fund Construction of American Offshore Services' CTV Fleet

American Offshore Services, a crew transfer vessel owner/operator has entered a strategic partnership with Orion Infrastructure Capital to build "state-of-the-art CTVs designed to transport technicians and materials in varied offshore conditions."Under the arrangement, OIC will provide financing to build a series of CTVs at Blount Boats to service the United States’ emerging offshore wind

Orion Group Names Thanisch Executive VP & CFO

Orion Group Names Thanisch Executive VP & CFO

Specialty construction company Orion Group Holdings, Inc., announced that Scott Thanisch has been named Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer and will assume his new duties on September 12, 2022.Thanisch comes to Orion after serving as the Chief Financial Officer of a Texas commercial construction services company and a transport services, maintenance, and repair company