POLAR ENDURANCE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : POLAR ENDURANCE
    • Operator : FIFTH THIRD EQUIPMENT FINANCE COMPANY
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 5000
  • Location
    • City : SEATTLE
    • STATE : WA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 126
  • Size
    • Register length : 120 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 34 Feet
    • Overall Length : 120 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 34 Feet
    • Load draft : 14.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 14.5 Feet
    • Height : 16.4 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 1999
    • Year : 1999
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 553042
    • REBLT : *

FIFTH THIRD EQUIPMENT FINANCE COMPANY

  • Area of Operation : U. S. GULF OF MEXICO (PORTS OF MISSISSIPPI THROUGH TEXAS)
  • Principal Commodity : LEASES TO OTHERS

BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BKO

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

IN

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ING

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MEM

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MTC

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NO

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ZB

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

COLUMBIA

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

DBL

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

DOUBLE SKIN

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

AMY CLEMONS

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

DAMON B BANKSTON

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

LESTER POLLACK

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

MISS JANE TIDE

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

SOLAR TIDE II

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

APOLLO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ATHENA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OUTLAW

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SASSAFRAS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

STEVEN MCALLISTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

AEP

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

US Icebreaker Polar Star Reaches Antarctica

US Icebreaker Polar Star Reaches Antarctica

The U.S. Coast Guard's sole heavy icebreaker arrived January 22 at McMurdo Station, following a 58-day transit from the United States. Cutter Polar Star (WAGB 10) departed its’ homeport of Seattle on November 26.This year marks the Polar Star’s 23rd journey to Antarctica in support of Operation Deep Freeze, an annual joint military service mission to resupply the United States Antarctic stations

USCG PSC Equals meaningful Polar Presence

USCG PSC Equals meaningful Polar Presence

The Coast Guard needs a ship that can do more than just break ice; it needs a multi-mission ship to provide for the nation’s security, asserting its sovereign rights, and protecting its long-term economic interests.  That ship is the Polar Security Cutter.Since Russia cashed the check in 1867 for the purchase of Alaska the U.S. has been an Arctic nation.

Ship Design: Evolving for Efficiency, Compliance

Ship Design: Evolving for Efficiency, Compliance

The evolution of marine design is increasingly influenced by three drivers: New three-dimensional design tools, the increasing complexity of power systems, and new access to high-latitude shipping routes. While new digital design tools are a natural progression of the current Information Age

UK Polar Research Vessel Named

UK Polar Research Vessel Named

The UK’s new polar research ship is being formally named the RRS Sir David Attenborough today (Thursday, September 26) by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and special guest Sir David Attenborough will be in attendance. A three-day public celebration, hosted at the shipyard by British Antarctic Survey and Cammell Laird

Crowley Orders New ATB for Enhanced AK Service

Crowley Orders New ATB for Enhanced AK Service

Crowley Fuels has signed construction contracts to build a 55,000-barrel, articulated tug-barge (ATB) that is specifically designed to serve the Western Alaska market with delivery of clean fuel products.The 410-foot ATB will have enhanced performance features for the demanding river and sea conditions of Western Alaska

Shipbuilding Interview: Ron Baczkowski, VT Halter

Shipbuilding Interview: Ron Baczkowski, VT Halter

VT Halter in Pascagoula, MS has been on a strong run, capped by its winning the high-profile contract to build the U.S. Coast Guard’s next generation of icebreakers. Maritime Reporter recently spoke with Ron Baczkowski, President and CEO, VT Halter Marine, for insights on the shipyard’s recent success and future prospects.

Cruise Ships: Oceanwide Orders Polar Class Ship

Cruise Ships: Oceanwide Orders Polar Class Ship

The expedition cruise ship market maintains its torrid pace with news that Oceanwide Expeditions has orders another Polar Class 6 ship, following the success of its ship Hondius.Croatian shipyard Brodosplit, the builder of Hondius, won the follow on order for M/V Janssonius, which is scheduled to be completed in October, 2021.

Hamburg Süd Christens Polar Ecuador

Hamburg Süd Christens Polar Ecuador

Hamburg Süd christened the Polar Ecuador containership in Antwerp.The new vessel belongs to a group of four structurally identical vessels in the Polar class that have been built for Hamburg Süd by the Chinese shipyard Jiangsu New Yangzi Shipbuilding. With a total length of 230 meters and a width of 37.

VT Halter Wins Historic $746m CG Contract

VT Halter Wins Historic $746m CG Contract

VT Halter Marine of Pascagoula, MS has emerged the victor in one of the most prized and coveted shipbuilding contracts in recent memory, a $746m deal to build the Coast Guard's lead Polar Security Cutter. If two additional ship options are exercised, the total deal could approach $2B.The U.S. Coast Guard and U.S. Navy, through an Integrated Program Office (IPO), awarded VT Halter Marine Inc.

"The best expedition cruise ship ever"

"The best expedition cruise ship ever"

A cruise industry veteran of more than 25 years, Nikolaos Doulis, Lindblad Expeditions’ SVP, New Buildings, discusses with Maritime Reporter & Engineering News the build plan for “the best expedition cruise ship ever built.”Born in Greece to a seafaring family, Nikolaos Doulis was destined for a maritime career.

Fire Breaks out on USCG's Polar Star

Fire Breaks out on USCG's Polar Star

It seems the U.S. cannot do enough to fast-track the construction of its new icebreaking fleet, as the USCG announce last night that the 150-member crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star fought a fire at approximately 9 p.m. PST Feb. 10 that broke out in the ship's incinerator room about 650 miles north of McMurdo Sound, Antarctica.

Cruise: Lindblad Orders Another Polar Ship

Cruise: Lindblad Orders Another Polar Ship

Lindblad Expeditions Holdings signed an agreement with Norway's Ulstein to build a new polar vessel, expanding the line’s National Geographic polar fleet to four ships. The ship is the next phase of Lindblad’s fleet expansion following the launches of new builds National Geographic Quest in July 2017