PACIFIC KNIGHT

  • General
    • Vessel Name : PACIFIC KNIGHT
    • Operator : FOSS MARITIME-PACIFIC SOUTHWEST
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1700
  • Location
    • City : LONG BEACH
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 72
  • Size
    • Register length : 73.3 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26.3 Feet
    • Overall Length : 76.6 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 26.3 Feet
    • Load draft : 11.4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 9.6 Feet
    • Height : 38 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1980
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 629812

FOSS MARITIME-PACIFIC SOUTHWEST

  • Area of Operation : ALASKA TO WEST COAST, SOUTH AMERICA AND HAWAII
  • Principal Commodity : BUNKER FUEL, HARBOR AND OCEAN TOWING, SHIP REFUELING

PIPER INNESS

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

ALTA JUNE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ARTHUR FOSS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRYNN FOSS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAMPBELL FOSS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAROLYN DOROTHY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EDITH FOSS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HOWARD OLSEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MAMO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MIKIALA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

P. J. BRIX

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PACIFIC QUEEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

FOSS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KAKELA

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MSRC

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

FDH

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

PT&S

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

SAN PEDRO

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

News

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.

Union Pacific to Restart Container Shipments from U.S. West Coast Seaports

Union Pacific to Restart Container Shipments from U.S. West Coast Seaports

Union Pacific Corp container shipments from U.S. West Coast seaports to one of the railroad's major hubs in Chicago will restart early next week after a seven-day suspension, Chief Executive Lance Fritz told Reuters on Thursday.The railroad on Sunday night paused cargo shipments from the ports of Los Angeles, Long Beach

US Navy Recovers Downed Helicopter from Record Ocean Depth

US Navy Recovers Downed Helicopter from Record Ocean Depth

The U.S. Navy last week retrieved one of its crashed helicopters from 19,075 feet below the surface of the North Pacific, setting a record for the deepest aircraft recovery at sea.The helicopter, a twin engine Sikorsky Seahawk, crashed off the coast of Okinawa, Japan last year while operating from the amphibious command ship USS Blue Ridge (LCC-19).

Plastic Free Oceans: Maersk Supply Service, The Ocean Cleanup Extend Partnership

Plastic Free Oceans: Maersk Supply Service, The Ocean Cleanup Extend Partnership

Danish offshore support vessel operator Maersk Supply Service will continue providing marine support to The Ocean Cleanup, a nonprofit engineering and environmental organization working to rid oceans of plastic pollution.The Ocean Cleanup’s mission is to develop advanced technologies to rid the world’s oceans of plastic.

Boxship Loses Nearly 2,000 Containers in Pacific Ocean Storm

Boxship Loses Nearly 2,000 Containers in Pacific Ocean Storm

ONE Apus containership - Credit:Marco Wisniowski / MarineTrafficNearly 2,000 containers aboard a ship managed by NYK Shipmanagement of Japan were lost or damaged when it hit by stormy weather in the Pacific Ocean, the company said, adding that the vessel was heading to Japan for assessment.

Coast Guard Cutter Returns Home After Crew Tests Positive for COVID-19

Coast Guard Cutter Returns Home After Crew Tests Positive for COVID-19

A U.S. Coast Guard cutter's patrol in the Eastern Pacific has been cut short following a coronavirus outbreak on board, the Coast Guard said Wednesday.Legend-class cutter Stratton (WMSL-752) returned to its homeport Wednesday at Coast Guard Island in Alameda, Calif. after 11 crew members tested positive for COVID-19 during the deployment.

Pacific Drilling Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Again

Pacific Drilling Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Again

Offshore drilling firm Pacific Drilling and certain of its subsidiaries have filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy with the aim to eliminate $1.1 billion debt.The company, which had previously filed for Bankruptcy in 2017, said Friday that it and certain of its domestic and international subsidiaries had filed voluntary petitions for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the

Eastern Pacific Shipping to Trial Biofuels

Eastern Pacific Shipping to Trial Biofuels

Singaporean-based Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS) said it will trial biofuel bunkers aboard its 2010-built 47,377 dwt MR tanker Pacific Beryl.EPS, which has said it aims to test various alternative marine fuels in an effort to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions, has appointed Dutch-based GoodFuels to supply the biofuel bunkers.

Danish Offshore Wind Installation Firm Set for Oslo IPO. Picks New Name

Danish Offshore Wind Installation Firm Set for Oslo IPO. Picks New Name

Danish offshore wind turbine transportation and installation company Swire Blue Ocean (SBO) is getting ready for listing on the Oslo Stock Exchange, to position the company for the next phase of its growth.Also, Swire Blue Ocean, as a subsidiary of Swire Pacific Offshore, will be rebranded and renamed Cadeler.