SEA ARK

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SEA ARK
    • Operator : MTT EQUIPMENT SERVICE, LLP
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 400
  • Location
    • City : NORFOLK
    • STATE : VA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 7
    • Full Load Capacity : 9 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 6
  • Size
    • Register length : 28 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 10 Feet
    • Overall Length : 28 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 10 Feet
    • Load draft : 5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 13 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1998
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1133120

MTT EQUIPMENT SERVICE, LLP

  • Area of Operation : PORTSMOUTH & NORFOLK, VA - PRIMARY ELIZABETH RIVER ENGAGED IN CONSTRUCTION OF NEW MIDTOWN TUNNEL

F. DAWSON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KENNY O

  • Type : Other
  • Construction : Steel

MTT

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TCC

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WEEKS

  • Type : Carfloat (Railroad Car Barge)
  • Construction : Steel

News

ThayerMahan Buys Sea-KIT USV

ThayerMahan Buys Sea-KIT USV

UK-based uncrewed surface vessel (USV) specialist SEA-KIT on Thursday announced its first USV export sale to ThayerMahan, an autonomousmaritime solutions firm based in Connecticut, USA.Sea-KIT said that the X-Class USV's combination of extended range, high sea state endurance and payload capacity attracted ThayerMahan initially to the UK-based USV firm.

Royal Caribbean Unveils World's Largest Cruise Ship Icon of the Seas

Royal Caribbean Unveils World's Largest Cruise Ship Icon of the Seas

Royal Caribbean has unveiled new design details for what is set to be the world's largest cruise ship, Icon of the Seas.The 250,800 GT vessel, the first in Royal Caribbean's new Icon-class, is being built by Finnish shipbuilder Meyer Turku, who began construction in June. First announced in 2016, the mega cruise ship is scheduled for delivery in October or November 2023.

Romanian Navy Ship Hit by Drifting Mine in Black Sea

Romanian Navy Ship Hit by Drifting Mine in Black Sea

A Romanian Navy vessel hit a drifting mine it was trying to defuse in bad weather on Thursday, but the crew of 75 were unharmed by the explosion, the defense ministry said.Mines began floating in the Black Sea after Russia invaded Ukraine on Feb. 24, and Romanian, Bulgarian and Turkish military diving teams have been defusing those drifting in their waters.

Russia to Spend $30 Billion on Northern Sea Route by 2035

Russia to Spend $30 Billion on Northern Sea Route by 2035

Russia is to spend almost 1.8 trillion roubles ($30 billion) on the Northern Sea Route development project up to 2035, according to a document uploaded to the government's website.The document said the sea route, which is being facilitated by reduced sea ice as a result of climate change, is "a very important transport corridor, of both national and global significance".

Container Losses Are On the Rise

Container Losses Are On the Rise

The number of containers being lost overboard from ships at sea has been on the rise, according to a recent report from the World Shipping Council (WSC).In 2021, international liner carriers’ onshore staff and crews managed 6,300 ships, successfully delivering vital supplies worth $7 trillion to the people of the world, in approximately 241 million containers.

Floating Mines in Black Sea Putting Grain, Oil Trade at Risk

Floating Mines in Black Sea Putting Grain, Oil Trade at Risk

The risk of coming across floating mines in the major Black Sea shipping route is adding to perils for merchant ships sailing in the region, and governments must ensure safe passage to keep supply chains running, maritime officials say.The Black Sea is key for shipping grain, oil, and oil products.

Ships at Risk as Mines from Ukraine Drift into the Black Sea

Ships at Risk as Mines from Ukraine Drift into the Black Sea

Several hundred mines have drifted into the Black Sea after breaking off from cables near Ukrainian ports, Russia's main intelligence agency and shipping market participants said.The Black Sea is a major shipping artery for grain, oil, and oil products."Due to storm weather, the cables connecting the mines to anchors were broken," Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB)

World’s Most Famous Superyacht Gets New BWTS

World’s Most Famous Superyacht Gets New BWTS

The world’s most famous luxury yacht is operating an advanced BIO-SEA ballast water treatment system from France’s BIO-UV Group.Christina O, the 1943-built motor yacht named after the only daughter of Greek shipping magnate Aristotle Onassis, was fitted with a low-flow BIO-SEA system last year as part of a major refurbishment at the D.K Fotinakis yard, in Greece.

IMO Calls Special Ukraine Meeting Amid Safety Fears for Ships

IMO Calls Special Ukraine Meeting Amid Safety Fears for Ships

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) will convene a special meeting next week to discuss the risks to seafarers and ships in the Black Sea and Sea of Azov after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the UN’s shipping agency said on Friday.Over 15 countries earlier this week called for an IMO meeting as concerns grow for the safety of ships and their crews amid ships being damaged by projectiles.

Countries Seek IMO Meeting Over Shipping Dangers After Ukraine Invasion

Countries Seek IMO Meeting Over Shipping Dangers After Ukraine Invasion

Over 15 countries have called for a special meeting with the UN’s shipping agency to discuss the safety of ships and their crews sailing through the Black Sea and Sea of Azov after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and growing dangers to vessels.Many shipping firms have suspended sailings to affected Black Sea ports and other terminals in Ukraine.

NATO Leaves Black Sea Exposed as Russia Invades Ukraine

NATO Leaves Black Sea Exposed as Russia Invades Ukraine

When Russia attacked Ukraine, the nearest naval vessel of a major NATO ally was in the Mediterranean. The last such ship from a major naval member of the Western military alliance left the Black Sea – an area roughly the size of California bordering Russia, Ukraine and NATO members Turkey, Bulgaria and Romania – over a month ago.

Russia Starts Navy Drills to Rehearse Protecting Arctic Shipping Lane

Russia Starts Navy Drills to Rehearse Protecting Arctic Shipping Lane

Russian warships entered the Barents Sea on Wednesday to rehearse protecting a major shipping lane in the Arctic, its Northern Fleet said on Wednesday, as Moscow stages sweeping military exercises involving all of its fleets.Russian military moves are being closely watched by the West at a time when a troop build-up near its border with Ukraine has sparked fears of a conflict.