PACIFIC FALCON

  • General
    • Vessel Name : PACIFIC FALCON
    • Operator : OLYMPIC TUG & BARGE
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3950
  • Location
    • City : SEATTLE
    • STATE : WA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 121
  • Size
    • Register length : 121.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 32.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 132 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 33 Feet
    • Load draft : 16 Feet
    • Light Draft : 10 Feet
    • Height : 40 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 1998
    • Year : 1998
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 507257
    • REBLT : *

OLYMPIC TUG & BARGE

  • Area of Operation : BETWEEN THE BOUNDARIES OF THE PUGET SOUND; PORT ANGELES AND TACOMA
  • Principal Commodity : 20/36 PETROLEUM

ALYSSA ANN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRIAN S

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

C. F. CAMPBELL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CATHERINE QUIGG

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ERNEST CAMPBELL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HUNTER D

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JAMES T. QUIGG

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LELA JOY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LISSY TOO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LUCY FRANCO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MAX SONDLAND

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MILLENNIUM STAR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

OLYMPIC SCOUT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BERNIE BRIERE

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

BETSY ARNTZ

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

BMC

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Single Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

CF STARLIGHT

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Single Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

CHIPPY

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Single Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

DAVID

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Single Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

DAVID FANNING

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

DR BONNIE W RAMSEY

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

DUGAN PEARSALL

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

HANNAH

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

HMS

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

LILY

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Single Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

LILY BLAIR

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

MAX

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Single Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

OLYMPIC SPIRIT

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

SHAUNA KAY

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

SIXTY FIVE ROSES

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

STODDARD SEA

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

WEBB MOFFETT

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

News

US Proposes Offshore Wind Sale Off California Coast

US Proposes Offshore Wind Sale Off California Coast

The Biden administration on Thursday proposed auctioning five areas off the coast of California for offshore wind development, a critical milestone in expanding the nascent U.S. industry to Pacific waters.It is the latest in a government effort to put wind turbines along every U.S. coastline, with a goal of generating 30 gigawatts of power by 2030.

Ørsted, TSS Hold Naming Ceremony for First Asia-built SOV

Ørsted, TSS Hold Naming Ceremony for First Asia-built SOV

Offshore wind developer Ørsted and Taiwanese vessel company Ta San Shang Marine Co. Ltd. held a ceremony in Taichung on Tuesday to christen and name the first-ever purpose-built Service Operation Vessel (SOV) "TSS Pioneer" in the Asia-Pacific region. The vessel, built in Vietnam, will be used to service the 900 MW Greater Changhua 1 & 2a offshore wind farms in Taiwan.

Tidewater Completes Swire Pacific Offshore Acquisition

Tidewater Completes Swire Pacific Offshore Acquisition

U.S.-headquartered offshore support vessels (OSV) owner Tidewater Inc. on Friday announced it has completed its acquisition of Singapore's Swire Pacific Offshore Holdings Limited (SPO), creating the industry’s largest OSV fleet.The $190 million transaction adds 50 vessels to the Tidewater fleet, which now stands at more than 200 vessels in total, including crew boats

'World's Largest OSV Fleet': Tidewater to Buy Swire Pacific Offshore

'World's Largest OSV Fleet': Tidewater to Buy Swire Pacific Offshore

U.S.-based offshore support vessel owner Tidewater said Wednesday it had agreed to acquire Swire Pacific Offshore Holdings Limited (SPO), a subsidiary of Swire Pacific Limited for around $190 million. Tidewater said the transaction would create the industry’s largest fleet of offshore support vessels with 203 vessels in total, including crew boats, tug boats and maintenance vessels.

World’s First IMO Type-B Tank VLEC Named in Houston

World’s First IMO Type-B Tank VLEC Named in Houston

Ineos' new ethane carrier, said to be the world's largest and first with IMO type-B tanks, was named Pacific Ineos Belstaff at a ceremony in Houston.The 230-meter-long, 99,000-cubic-meter-capacity very large ethane carrier (VLEC) was built by China's Jiangnan Shipyard and will be operated by Pacific Gas, primarily for the transport of U.S. ethane to China and Europe.

Eastern Pacific Says It Won't Carry Coal

Eastern Pacific Says It Won't Carry Coal

Ship management firm Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS) announced it will no longer carry coal cargos on its bulk carrier vessels as a matter of company policy aimed at supporting the global transition away from the fossil fuel.EPS' commercially managed dry bulk fleet hasn't carried coal since April 2020, and the Singapore-based tonnage provider made its commitment official this month

Russia to Hold Major Navy Drills Involving All Its Fleets

Russia to Hold Major Navy Drills Involving All Its Fleets

Russia announced on Thursday its navy would stage a sweeping set of exercises involving all its fleets this month and next from the Pacific to the Atlantic, the latest show of strength in a surge of military activity during a standoff with the West.The drills will take place in the seas directly adjacent to Russia and also feature maneuvers in the Mediterranean, the North Sea, the Sea of Okhotsk

U.S. Coast Guard Boards Containership in Connection to California Pipeline Oil Spill

U.S. Coast Guard Boards Containership in Connection to California Pipeline Oil Spill

The U.S. Coast Guard boarded a container ship on Saturday in the Port of Long Beach that dragged its anchor close to a subsea pipeline found to be the source of an oil spill off Orange County, California, it said in a press release.The spill released some 3,000 barrels (126,000 gallons) of crude oil into the Pacific Ocean, killing wildlife

Despite Preparation, California Pipeline Operator May Have Taken Hours to Stop Offshore Leak

Despite Preparation, California Pipeline Operator May Have Taken Hours to Stop Offshore Leak

The company that operates the pipeline that spilled an estimated 3,000 barrels of oil into the Pacific Ocean off California has an 800-page manual on handling an oil spill - but it is unclear whether its employees followed those procedures.Houston-based Amplify Energy Corp and several state and federal regulatory agencies have provided differing accounts of what happened on Oct.

US Nuclear Sub Hits 'Object' in Asia-Pacific

US Nuclear Sub Hits 'Object' in Asia-Pacific

U.S. Navy submarine USS Connecticut (SSN 22) hit an "object" while submerged in the Asia-Pacific region, but the incident did not result in any life-threatening injuries, the United States military said on Thursday.The incident took place on Saturday and the submarine's nuclear propulsion plant and spaces were not impacted and remain operational, the Navy said in a statement.

'Catastrophic' California Offshore Oil Spill Kills Fish, Damages Wetlands

'Catastrophic' California Offshore Oil Spill Kills Fish, Damages Wetlands

A large oil spill off the southern California coast left fish dead, birds mired in petroleum and wetlands contaminated, prompting local officials to call it an environmental catastrophe.The U.S. Coast Guard, heading a clean-up response involving federal, state, and city agencies, said on Sunday there was an around-the-clock investigation into how the spill occurred.

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.