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

USS Nevada Shipwreck Located

USS Nevada Shipwreck Located

The wreck of one of the U.S. Navy's longest serving battleships has been found 15,400 feet beneath the surface about 65 nautical miles southwest of Pearl Harbor, researchers said Monday.The USS Nevada (BB-36), which served in two world wars over the course of a career that spanned more than three and a half decades, was discovered by underwater and terrestrial archaeology firm SEARCH, Inc.

Austal Wins Contract to Build Six Australian Navy Patrol Boats

Austal Wins Contract to Build Six Australian Navy Patrol Boats

Shipbuilder Austal Australia has been awarded a A$324 million (US$209.8 million) contract to design and construct six evolved Cape-class Patrol Boats (CCPBs) for the Royal Australian Navy.It is the largest contract for an Australian vessel construction program ever awarded to Austal in the company’s 30-year history.

Ørsted to Charter First Ever Taiwan-Flagged SOV on 15-Year Deal

Ørsted to Charter First Ever Taiwan-Flagged SOV on 15-Year Deal

Danish offshore wind farm developer Ørsted has signed a 15-year contract with Ta San Shang Marine, chartering the shipping company to build the world's first-ever Taiwan-flagged service operation vessel (SOV) for the operation and maintenance (O&M) of Ørsted's Greater Changhua offshore wind farms.Ta San Shang Marine is a joint venture of Taiwan's Ta Tong Marine Group (TTM) and Japan's Mitsui O.S.

Adm. James Steele Gracey, 17th USCG Commandant, Passes Away

Adm. James Steele Gracey, 17th USCG Commandant, Passes Away

Admiral James Steele Gracey, USCG (retired), 17th Commandant of the Coast Guard, passed away on Sunday, April 5, 2020, in Falls Church, Va., at the age of 92.Born in Newton, Mass. in 1927, Adm. Gracey graduated from the United States Coast Guard Academy in 1949. Adm. Gracey was a 1956 graduate of the Harvard Graduate School where he earned a Masters Degree in Business Administration.

Holland America Line Extends Pause on Operations

Holland America Line Extends Pause on Operations

Carnival-owned Holland America Line, owner and operator of the coronavirus-stricken MS Zaandam, announced it will extend its pause of global cruise operations for an additional 30 days, cancelling sailings scheduled to depart through May 14, amid continued port closures and travel restrictions surrounding global health concerns.

All Sailors on US Aircraft Carrier to be Tested for COVID-19

All Sailors on US Aircraft Carrier to be Tested for COVID-19

All 5,000 personnel aboard the aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt will be tested for the coronavirus after the number of sailors on the ship who have tested positive for the virus increased, U.S. Navy officials said on Thursday.The move is the latest example of the coronavirus’s impact on the military.Acting U.S.

Swire Adds Newbuild MV Changsha

Swire Adds Newbuild MV Changsha

As COVID-19 coverage dominates the world’s news cycle, it’s a pleasure to report on a new ship delivery, Swire Shipping’s first 2400TEU newbuild vessel, MV Changsha. The vessel was built at CSSC Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., in China, and will be deployed on Swire Shipping’s South East Asia to Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands service.

FMC Commissioner Sees Some Normalcy Returning to Shipping

FMC Commissioner Sees Some Normalcy Returning to Shipping

A U.S. Federal Maritime Commissioner said he sees some normalcy returning to trans-Pacific shipping amid widespread upheaval brought on by the coronavirus outbreak.Many Chinese manufacturing and logistics services have been severely hampered by the COVID-19 pandemic, in some cases forcing ocean carriers to cancel services to and from China and the U.S.

Murphy Charters Pacific Drilling Drillship for Mexico Wells

Murphy Charters Pacific Drilling Drillship for Mexico Wells

Deepwater drilling rig contractor Pacific Drilling has found more work for its Pacific Sharav drillship.The drilling company on Wednesday revealed that Murphy Oil had hired the drillship for work offshore Mexico. According to the fleet status report, Murphy has agreed to charter the unit for two firm wells and one optional well.

Pirates Attack Anchor Handler off Equatorial Guinea

Pirates Attack Anchor Handler off Equatorial Guinea

Pirates have abducted seven crew members from an anchor handling tug supply (AHTS) vessel offshore Equatorial Guinea, the vessel's owner Swire Pacific Offshore (SPO) said.The Singaporean-flagged Pacific Warden was attacked on November 20, 2019 at approximately 5 a.m. local time, while supporting offshore field operations in Equatorial Guinea, SPO confirmed on Sunday.

Maritime History & the Panama Canal

Maritime History & the Panama Canal

The Panama Canal is a strategic crossroads for maritime traffic, and is arguably one of the most important maritime developments in the past century. Here we take a deeper dive into the history behind that famous strip of waterway.The present canal, which saw its first vessel transits in 1914, along with possible alternatives through Nicaragua and Mexico

ExxonMobil Charters Singapore's First LNG-fueled Bunker Barge

ExxonMobil Charters Singapore's First LNG-fueled Bunker Barge

ExxonMobil Asia Pacific has signed a two-year time charter agreement with Singapore-based Sinanju Tankers Holdings Pte Ltd to lease Singapore's first liquefied natural gas (LNG) powered bunker tanker, Sinanju said in an statement on Friday.The 7,990 deadweight tonnage (dwt) newbuild will be the first LNG bunker tanker for Singapore and Sinanju and will deliver ExxonMobil's new Engineered Marine