SANTA MARIA

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SANTA MARIA
    • Operator : PUERTO RICO AND MUNICIPAL ISLANDS
    • Ships Type (ICST) : General Cargo / Passenger
    • Vessel Type : Combination Passenger and Cargo
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2720
  • Location
    • City : FAJARDO
    • STATE : PR
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 67
    • Full Load Capacity : 326 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 149
  • Size
    • Register length : 136.3 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 37.5 Feet
    • Overall Length : 136.3 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 37.5 Feet
    • Load draft : 11.1 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7.5 Feet
    • Height : 40 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1990
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 965338

PUERTO RICO AND MUNICIPAL ISLANDS

  • Area of Operation : HATO REY SAN JUAN; FAJARDO-VIEQUES-CULEBRA
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS AND FREIGHT

AMELIA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

CARIBENA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

CAYO BLANCO

  • Type : Combination Passenger and Cargo
  • Construction : Aluminum

CAYO LARGO

  • Type : Combination Passenger and Cargo
  • Construction : Steel

COVADONGA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

CRISTOBAL COLON

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

CULEBRA II

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

FAJARDO II

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

ISLA BONITA

  • Type : Combination Passenger and Cargo
  • Construction : Aluminum

ISLENO

  • Type : Combination Passenger and Cargo
  • Construction : Steel

LA DANZA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

LA DECIMA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

LA NINA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

LA PINTA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

LA PLENA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

LA PRINCESA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

LA SALSA

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

VIEJO SAN JUAN

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

VIEQUES II

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

News

'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.

Parana River Level Drops to 77-year Low. Argentina Declares State of Emergency

Parana River Level Drops to 77-year Low. Argentina Declares State of Emergency

The government of Argentina on Monday declared a 180-day “water emergency” for the Parana River, which is suffering a historic bout of shallowness that has affected the amount of grains that can be shipped from the country’s key ports hub of Rosario.The country is a major international food supplier.

Trafigura, Yara Sign Deal on Ammonia for Shipping Fuel

Trafigura, Yara Sign Deal on Ammonia for Shipping Fuel

Global commodities trader Trafigura and Norway's Yara said on Monday they had signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) aiming to supply the marine industry with carbon emissions-free ammonia for fuel.Yara will supply Trafigura with clean ammonia and together the two firms will jointly conduct research and develop marine fuel infrastructure and market opportunities for both "green" and "blue"

Fincantieri to Build Two Submarines for Italian Navy for $1.64B

Fincantieri to Build Two Submarines for Italian Navy for $1.64B

Italy's Fincantieri will sign as prime contractor a contract worth 1.35 billion euros ($1.64 billion) for the construction of two new-generation submarines for the Italian Navy, the shipbuilder said on Friday.The contract, signed together with OCCAR (the international organization for joint armament cooperation) includes an option for the construction of two additional units, a statement said.

Video: Injured Containership Crewman Medevaced off California Coast

Video: Injured Containership Crewman Medevaced off California Coast

An injured crew member was medevaced from a U.K.-flagged containership more than 46 miles west of San Luis Obispo, Calif., on Friday.The captain of the 1,060-foot Hyundai Jupiter contacted 11th U.S. Coast Guard District command center watchstanders requesting assistance for the ailing mariner who reportedly suffered injuries from a 16-foot fall.

Hapag-Lloyd Expects Q1 Operating Profit to More Than Triple

Hapag-Lloyd Expects Q1 Operating Profit to More Than Triple

Germany's Hapag-Lloyd sees its first-quarter operating profit more than tripling to at least 1.5 billion euros ($1.81 billion) thanks to strong demand for container transportation amid the coronavirus pandemic, it said on Tuesday.The company expects demand for seaborne shipments normalizing over the course of the year.

Biden's Transportation Secretary Pick Buttigieg Supports the Jones Act

Biden's Transportation Secretary Pick Buttigieg Supports the Jones Act

Pete Buttigieg, President Joe Biden's nominee to head the U.S. Department of Transportation, has voiced his support for the Jones Act, a federal law that regulates maritime commerce in the United States.Buttigieg's comments came in response to questioning by Sen. Maria Cantwell (Dem.-Wash.

Interpol Issues Red Notices for Ship Captain, Owner Over Beirut Blast

Interpol Issues Red Notices for Ship Captain, Owner Over Beirut Blast

Interpol has issued red notices for the captain and owner of the ship that carried the chemicals which devastated Beirut in an explosion in August, killing 200 people, Lebanon’s state media said.Five months since one of the biggest non-nuclear blasts on record, big questions remain about the ammonium nitrate that detonated after being stored at the port for years.

Russian Fishing Trawler Sinks in Barents Sea, 17 Feared Dead

Russian Fishing Trawler Sinks in Barents Sea, 17 Feared Dead

A Russian fishing trawler capsized and sank in the freezing waters of the northern Barents Sea on Monday, with 17 of its 19 crew members feared dead.The Emergency Situations Ministry attributed the sinking to a heavy build-up of ice on the trawler, which sank off the coast of the Novaya Zemlya archipelago.

Dive Boat Captain Charged in Fire that Killed 34

Dive Boat Captain Charged in Fire that Killed 34

The captain of a dive boat that caught fire last year near Santa Cruz Island, resulting in 34 deaths, was indicted Tuesday by a federal grand jury on 34 counts of seaman’s manslaughter.Jerry Nehl Boylan, of Santa Barbara, was named in the indictment by a federal grand jury that alleges Boylan, as the captain and master of the Santa Barbara-based Conception

World's First LPG-fueled Gas Carrier Completes Sea Trials

World's First LPG-fueled Gas Carrier Completes Sea Trials

The world's first very large gas carrier (VLGC) to run on liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) dual-fuel propulsion technology has completed sea trials, shipowner BW LPG announced Wednesday.BW Gemini and its newly retrofitted LPG propulsion technology were tested to their safe limits by an expert team from engine manufacturer MAN Energy Solutions

NTSB Urges New Safeguards Following Probe into Deadly Conception Boat Fire

NTSB Urges New Safeguards Following Probe into Deadly Conception Boat Fire

A U.S. safety board on Tuesday called for new safeguards for small passenger vessels following a September 2019 early morning boat fire in California that killed 34 people.The 75-foot (23-m) recreational diving vessel, Conception, with 33 passengers and six crew aboard, was anchored off Santa Cruz Island when it caught fire.