PACIFIC STAR

  • General
    • Vessel Name : PACIFIC STAR
    • Operator : SIGNET MARITIME CORPORATION
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 6610
  • Location
    • City : SEATTLE
    • STATE : WA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 108
    • Full Load Capacity : 475 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 91.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 40 Feet
    • Overall Length : 98 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 40 Feet
    • Load draft : 17.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 15 Feet
    • Height : 41.7 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2008
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1207246

SIGNET MARITIME CORPORATION

  • Area of Operation : GULF OF MEXICO AND GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY OF LOUISIANA AND TEXAS
  • Principal Commodity : OCEAN AND COAST-WISE ENERGY CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS AND PLATFORMS

SIGNET TROJAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET VALIANT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET VICTORY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET VIGILANT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET VOLUNTEER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET WAR HORSE I

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET WAR HORSE II

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET WAR HORSE III

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET WEATHERLY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET ATLAS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

EXPEDITOR

  • Type : Petroleum / Chemical Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

RIVER CONVEYOR

  • Type : Petroleum / Chemical Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

AMERICA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET ARCTURUS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET COLUMBIA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET CONSTELLATION

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET COURAGEOUS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET DEFENDER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET ENTERPRISE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET FREEDOM

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET INTREPID

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET INTRUDER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET LEGEND

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET LIGHTING

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET MAGIC

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET POLARIS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET PURITAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET RANGER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET RELIANCE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET RESOLUTE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET SPIRIT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET STARS & STRIPES

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET THUNDER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET TITAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

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.

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

VARD to Build North Star's Dogger Bank SOV Fleet in Vietnam

VARD to Build North Star's Dogger Bank SOV Fleet in Vietnam

Norwegian shipbuilder VARD has won contracts to build three Service Operation Vessels (SOVs) for the UK-based North Star Renewables. The vessels, to be built in Vietnam, will operate on the Dogger Bank Wind Farm in the North Sea, the world's largest.The shipbuilding contract announcement comes three weeks after North Star said it had won a deal worth around $375 million to supply SOVs for the

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).

VIDEO: North Star to Deliver SOV Trio for Dogger Bank Wind Farm in $375M Deal

VIDEO: North Star to Deliver SOV Trio for Dogger Bank Wind Farm in $375M Deal

Aberdeen-based offshore vessel owner North Star Renewables has won contracts worth around £270 million (~$375 million), to deliver three service operation vessels (SOVs) to be used on what will be the world’s largest offshore wind farm, the 3.6GW Dogger Bank Wind Farm in the UK North Sea.

Elon Musk's Firm Buys Two Offshore Rigs to Serve as Launchpads for SpaceX Rockets

Elon Musk's Firm Buys Two Offshore Rigs to Serve as Launchpads for SpaceX Rockets

Two offshore drilling rigs, previously used for oil and gas exploration beneath the seabed, could soon help with space exploration.Namely, according to multiple reports this week, a company linked to billionaire Elon Musk bought two deepwater semi-submersible drilling rigs last year, with plans - reportedly - to convert them into floating launch pads for Musk's SpaceX rockets.

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.

Wärtsilä and Grieg to Build World's First Green Ammonia Tanker

Wärtsilä and Grieg to Build World's First Green Ammonia Tanker

Finnish maritime technology firm Wärtsilä and Grieg Edge, the innovation hub of Norwegian shipping group Grieg Star, are working on a joint project to launch an ammonia-fuelled tanker producing no greenhouse gas emissions by 2024. With Norwegian government support worth 46.3 million NOK (4.4 million EUR), the partnership aims to build what will be the world's first green ammonia fuelled tanker.

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.