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

NYK LNG Carrier Rescues Sailors in Caribbean

NYK LNG Carrier Rescues Sailors in Caribbean

Marvel Falcon, a liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier owned by NYK, offered humanitarian assistance to four sailors requesting rescue on on May 13, said a press release from the company.   The LNG carrier had been sailing from the port of Balboa, Panama, to the Sabine Pass LNG terminal in the U.S. state of Louisiana when the small boat was spotted.

Submarine Excursions Now Available in the Maldives

Submarine Excursions Now Available in the Maldives

Relax by the pool, sip a cocktail on the beach, explore the marine environment in a submarine . . .Guests at the Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru are able to go beyond the typical vacation experience with an underwater flight excursion aboard the three-person DeepFlight Super Falcon 3S, a submarine designed specifically for underwater tourism.For $1,500.

The World’s Largest Ocean Garbage Patch is Growing Rapidly

The World’s Largest Ocean Garbage Patch is Growing Rapidly

The world’s largest heap of ocean garbage is growing at an alarming rate.   The 600,000-square-mile collection of ocean plastic and trash floating halfway between California and Hawaii known as the Great Pacific Garbage Patch now contains four to 16 times more plastic than previously estimated, with pollution levels increasing exponentially, new analysis reveals.   It’s estimated some 1.

Fatal US Destroyer Collision Caused by 'Sudden Turn' -Singapore

Fatal US Destroyer Collision Caused by 'Sudden Turn' -Singapore

A U.S. guided missile destroyer's deadly collision with an oil tanker near Singapore in 2017 was caused by "a sudden turn" made by the warship that put it in the path of the commercial vessel, said a report by the Singapore government on Thursday.   The collision on Aug. 21, which killed 10 sailors and was one of a handful of incidents in the Asia Pacific region involving U.S.

Coast Guard Responds to Grounded Vessel in St. Lawrence Seaway

The U.S. Coast Guard and the Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation are responding to the motor vessel Pacific Huron, loaded with soybean, that ran aground late Wednesday in the Saint Lawrence Seaway near Wellesley Island, New York.   The forward portion of the 623-foot motor vessel is aground and their stern anchor is deployed. The vessel is 1,000 feet outside of the channel.

LNG Tankers Divert to China as Winter Demand Spikes

LNG Tankers Divert to China as Winter Demand Spikes

China's LNG demand soars as tankers from the Americas divert to China.   Liquefied natural gas (LNG) is being re-exported to China from Japan and tankers are being diverted from as far away as Brazil, with traders rushing to find cargoes in the face of a supply crunch in the world's No.2 economy as winter bites.

CMA CGM to Acquire SOFRANA Unilines

CMA CGM to Acquire SOFRANA Unilines

CMA CGM announced it will purchase through its subsidiary, ANL, the majority of the shares in SOFRANA Unilines, a key player in the Pacific Islands regional maritime trade.   With operations in the South Pacific region for almost 50 years, SOFRANA Unilines operates directly or in partnership a fleet of 10 vessels on eight trade-lanes, servicing 21 ports in Australia, New Zealand

U.S. Navy Relieves Seventh Fleet Commander

U.S. Navy Relieves Seventh Fleet Commander

Vice Admiral Aucoin relieved of command; Pacific Fleet commander cites "loss of confidence."   The U.S. Navy on Wednesday said it had removed Seventh Fleet Commander Vice Admiral Joseph Aucoin after a series of collisions involving its warships in Asia as the search goes on for 10 sailors missing since the latest mishap.

First Pacific Patrol Boat Keel Laid

First Pacific Patrol Boat Keel Laid

Austal hosted the Hon. Christopher Pyne MP, Minister for Defense Industry, at the ceremonial keel laying of the first of 19 Pacific Patrol Boat vessels for the Australian Government’s Pacific Patrol Boat Replacement (PPB-R) Project.   Minister Pyne authenticated the keel by committing his signature to a plate that was subsequently welded and placed in the hull of the vessel.

Scientists Explore Canada’s Deep Ocean Seamounts

Scientists Explore Canada’s Deep Ocean Seamounts

A team of scientist from Fisheries and Oceans Canada has set out on a mission to study the oceanographic conditions on and around two intriguing seamounts in Canada’s new Offshore Pacific Area of Interest off the coast of Vancouver.   A seamount is a mountain rising from the seafloor that does not reach the water's surface, and thus is not an island.

A Small Solution Solves a Big Problem

A Small Solution Solves a Big Problem

A clever idea has found a way to penetrate the labyrinth inside offshore production tanks in search of environmental contaminates prior to decommissioning.   Saab Seaeye customer Stinger Technology, a Norwegian firm known for finding innovative ways to work in confined underwater spaces

Nigeria Invests in Boats to Fight Piracy

Nigeria Invests in Boats to Fight Piracy

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has assured Nigerians and the international maritime community that the Federal Government is actively working to keep the menace of piracy and other illicit crimes in check on the nation’s territorial waterways.