SCORPIO

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SCORPIO
    • Operator : BLUE & GOLD FLEET
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other Carriers (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2820
  • Location
    • City : SAN FRANCISCO
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 61
    • Full Load Capacity : 90 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 199
  • Size
    • Register length : 112.4 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 28.7 Feet
    • Overall Length : 112.4 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 28.7 Feet
    • Load draft : 10 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6 Feet
    • Height : 33.8 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2009
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1215086

BLUE & GOLD FLEET

  • Area of Operation : SAN FRANCISCO BAY
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

BAY MONARCH

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

BAY ROCKET

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

ENCINAL

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

GOLDEN BEAR

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

HARBOR EMPEROR

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

OLD BLUE

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

OSKI

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Steel

PERALTA

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

PISCES

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

ROYAL STAR

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

ZELINSKY

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

News

Fuel, Propulsion, Emissions & the Decision to Scrap or Refit

Fuel, Propulsion, Emissions & the Decision to Scrap or Refit

When the maritime history books are written, 2020 will be viewed as a year of pivots, re-invention and new paradigms. By February 2020, concerns about marine fuel’s sulfur content quickly shifted to near-term disruptions induced by the COVID-19 pandemic. By mid-year, with demand recovering

Scorpio Bulkers to Exit Dry Bulk Sector in 2021 to Focus on Offshore Wind Vessels

Scorpio Bulkers to Exit Dry Bulk Sector in 2021 to Focus on Offshore Wind Vessels

Following a string of bulk carrier vessel sales and a plan to order an offshore wind installation vessel, dry bulk carrier operator Scorpio Bulkers on Sunday said its Board of Directors had authorized the company, as part of its transition to a sustainable future, to sell its remaining dry bulk vessels and exit the dry bulk sector during 2021.

Scorpio Continues to Sell Bulkers in Transition to Offshore Wind

Scorpio Continues to Sell Bulkers in Transition to Offshore Wind

Scorpio Bulkers has sold off another vessel as the NYSE-listed shipowner shifts its focus to the offshore wind market. SBI Tethys was sold for $18.25 million and is expected to be handed over to its new owner in the first quarter of 2021, Scorpio announced Tuesday. The 2016-built Ultramax is the latest in a string of bulk carriers sold by Scorpio since the company announced in August that it

Scorpio Bulkers Sells Another Ultramax Amid Offshore Wind Pivot

Scorpio Bulkers Sells Another Ultramax Amid Offshore Wind Pivot

Scorpio Bulkers said on Thursday it has sold another Ultramax bulk carrier, the sixth ship to leave its fleet since the Monoco-based shipowner announced plans to pivot away from dry bulk shipping toward offshore wind services. The sale of the 2016-built SBI Hera to an unnamed unaffiliated third party for $18.

Opportunities Gust Off US Shores

Opportunities Gust Off US Shores

Throughout the world, offshore wind is on a growth trajectory. With green energy mandates from states in New England and the mid-Atlantic, the U.S. is joining the fray. Consultants Wood MacKenzie, in its U.S. Offshore Wind Outlook 2020-2029, suggested that as much as 25 gigawatts (GW) of capacity could be deployed in the U.S.

Sovcomflot Targets at Least $500 Million in Moscow IPO

Sovcomflot Targets at Least $500 Million in Moscow IPO

Sovcomflot plans to raise at least $500 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on the Moscow Exchange, Russia’s top shipping company said on Tuesday, in a deal that could value it at roughly $10 billion according to sources.The move by the state-controlled firm comes as Russian airline Aeroflot also plans to raise capital in a secondary public offering (SPO).

Hermitage Offshore Services Files for Chapter 11

Hermitage Offshore Services Files for Chapter 11

Offshore vessel owner Hermitage Offshore Services, hit by prolonged low oil prices and business fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, said it has voluntarily filed for reorganization under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

Scorpio Bulkers Plans to Buy Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

Scorpio Bulkers Plans to Buy Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

Dry bulk shipowner Scorpio Bulkers on Monday announced it has signed a letter of intent to purchase a newbuild wind turbine installation vessel (WTIV) as a “first step in a transition towards a sustainable business in renewable energy”.Scorpio said it expects to sign a $265-$290 million shipbuilding contract with South Korea's Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) in the fourth

Pandemic Forces Ship Owners to Shelve Scrubber Installs

Pandemic Forces Ship Owners to Shelve Scrubber Installs

Ship owners are postponing or canceling the installation of “scrubbers” that extract harmful sulphur emissions from their vessels as the coronavirus pandemic tightens finances.Regulations from United Nations agency the International Maritime Organization (IMO), which took effect in January

Scorpio Sells Another Bulk Carrier

Scorpio Sells Another Bulk Carrier

Scorpio Bulkers announced it has entered into an agreement to sell another Ultramax bulk carrier, its second this week, as the company continues its transition away from dry bulk shipping to focus on the offshore wind market.Scorpio said Wednesday the 2015-built SBI Orion was sold to an unaffiliated third-party buyer for approximately $16.1 million.

Scorpio Sells Another Bulk Carrier

Scorpio Sells Another Bulk Carrier

Scorpio Bulkers announced it has sold another bulk carrier, marking its seventh ship sale since revealing plans to pivot away from dry bulk shipping toward offshore wind services.The Monoco-based shipowner said on Thursday it reached a deal with an unnamed, unaffiliated third party to sell the 2016-built Ultramax SBI Zeus for approximately $18.5 million.

Scorpio Bulkers Sells Two Ultramax Vessels

Scorpio Bulkers Sells Two Ultramax Vessels

Scorpio Bulkers, Inc. announced Wednesday that it has entered into agreements with an unaffiliated third party to sell two 2017-built Ultramax bulk carriers for approximately $34 million as the dry bulk shipping company continues its transition to offshore wind services.The ships, SBI Phoenix and SBI Samson, are expected to be handed over to the unnamed buyer in the fourth quarter, Scorpio said.