SEA WITCH

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SEA WITCH
    • Operator : MARINE SALVAGE & SERVICES, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 900
  • Location
    • City : PORT ISABEL
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 66
    • Full Load Capacity : 73 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 26
  • Size
    • Register length : 103.9 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 25 Feet
    • Overall Length : 110 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 25 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7 Feet
    • Height : 32 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1976
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 578813

MARINE SALVAGE & SERVICES, INC.

  • Area of Operation : BETWEEN PORT ARTHUR, TX AND PORT OF BROWNSVILLE, TX - GENERALLY ON / NEAR GIWW
  • Principal Commodity : OWN EQUIPMENT AND MATERIALS FOR PILE DRIVING, MARINE CONSTRUCTION, DEMOLITION AND SALVAGE

TEXAS LION

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JH

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

M

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

W

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

UK Royal Navy Tests AI at Sea to Counter Missile Threats

UK Royal Navy Tests AI at Sea to Counter Missile Threats

The U.K. Royal Navy recently trialed the use of artificial intelligence (AI) technologies at sea to counter supersonic missile threats.The operational experiment was carried out on the Type 45 Destroyer (HMS Dragon) and Type 23 Frigate (HMS Lancaster), using the AI applications Startle and Sycoiea as part of Exercise Formidable Shield, which wrapped up on Thursday off the coast of Scotland.

Russia's First LNG Bunkering Ship Completes Sea Trials

Russia's First LNG Bunkering Ship Completes Sea Trials

Russia’s first ship designed to run on liquefied natural gas (LNG) and fuel other vessels with LNG has completed its sea trials, energy firm Gazprom Neft reported on Friday.The Dmitry Mendeleev is expected to enter Gazprom Neft’s fleet in the second half of this year, the company said.“The next stage will be the testing of systems for loading, storing and discharging of LNG,” it said.

Sea Change: Global Freight Sails Out of the Digital Dark Ages

Sea Change: Global Freight Sails Out of the Digital Dark Ages

If suppliers in China fail to pick up freight containers to fill an order for MediaShop, Marcel Schneider gets an alert via a digital freight system, allowing the retailer to reach out and fix the problem swiftly.Before July 2020, Austria-based MediaShop’s deputy supply chain director says he would discover problems in his supply chain only when containers failed to arrive in Hamburg as scheduled.

Dutch Gov't Grants $2.4B for Exxon, Shell North Sea CCS Project

Dutch Gov't Grants $2.4B for Exxon, Shell North Sea CCS Project

The Dutch government has granted a consortium that includes oil majors Royal Dutch Shell and ExxonMobil around 2 billion euros ($2.4 billion) in subsidies for what is set to become one of the largest carbon capture and storage (CCS) projects in the world, the Port of Rotterdam said on Sunday.

Oil Spill Clean-up in China's Yellow Sea Depends on Weather

Oil Spill Clean-up in China's Yellow Sea Depends on Weather

Chinese officials were waiting for better weather before deciding whether to siphon off the remaining cargo from a stricken tanker after hundreds of tonnes of oil spilled into the Yellow Sea after a collision in dense fog two days ago.The size of the spill from the Liberia-flagged tanker A Symphony was revised down to about 400 tonnes (2,920 barrels) on Thursday

Iranian Cargo Ship Attacked in the Red Sea

Iranian Cargo Ship Attacked in the Red Sea

An Iranian cargo ship has come under attack in the Red Sea, Al Arabiya TV reported on Tuesday, quoting unnamed sources, and semi-official Iranian news agency Tasnim said the vessel was targeted by a limpet mine.Al Arabiya cited the sources as saying the vessel was attacked off the coast of Eritrea and was affiliated with Iran’s Revolutionary Guards

Royal Caribbean's New Cruise Ship Odyssey of the Seas Delivered

Royal Caribbean's New Cruise Ship Odyssey of the Seas Delivered

Royal Caribbean Group on Wednesday took delivery of its newest cruise ship Odyssey of the Seas, built at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Germany.The 169,000 GT, 347.1-meter vessel is the last of five Quantum Ultra class cruise ships started in January 2013 with the launch of Quantum of the Seas.

Stranded at Sea, Coronavirus Takes a Toll on Seafarers' Mental Health

Stranded at Sea, Coronavirus Takes a Toll on Seafarers' Mental Health

When Ritesh Mehra, 43, enlisted for a four-month stint as captain on a liquid gas tanker last July, he never expected to be stranded at sea until spring.“Twice it has happened that the ports are not allowing crew change,” Mehra told Reuters via Zoom from the bridge of the 80,000 tonne ship docked outside the Indian port of Haldia.“My family won’t trust me anymore.

Israeli-owned Cargo Ship Hit by Missile in Arabian Sea

Israeli-owned Cargo Ship Hit by Missile in Arabian Sea

A cargo ship owned by an Israeli company was damaged by a missile in the Arabian Sea on Thursday in what was suspected to be an Iranian attack, an Israeli security official said.The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said the ship was on its way from Tanzania to India and was able to continue its voyage after the attack.The official did not provide further details.

Royal Caribbean's Odyssey of the Seas Starts Sea Trials

Royal Caribbean's Odyssey of the Seas Starts Sea Trials

Royal Caribbean's latest Quantum Class cruise ship Odyssey of the Seas has set sail for sea trials in the North Sea ahead of planned delivery in the coming weeks, German shipbuilder Meyer Werft said.Trials for the 348-meter, 169,379 GT cruise ship include technical and nautical tests while final interior work remains underway on board.

Greece Delivers Food to Cattle Ship Stuck at Sea

Greece Delivers Food to Cattle Ship Stuck at Sea

Greece will deliver 50 tons of animal feed to the Togo-flagged ElBeik, which has been stuck at sea for nearly three months in the Mediterranean carrying hundreds of cattle rejected by their buyers amid fears of disease, government sources said on Tuesday.The vessel is expected to sail for Spain once the food transfer is completed in the late evening, an agriculture ministry official told Reuters.

TikTok’s Sea Chanteys: How Pandemic Life Has Mirrored Months at Sea

TikTok’s Sea Chanteys: How Pandemic Life Has Mirrored Months at Sea

If you’ve perused social media in recent weeks, you may have come across people singing chanteys, which were work songs employed on merchant sailing ships.Historically, chanteys – which are also spelled as “shanties” or “chanties” – began with a sing-out by a crew member recognized as “the chanteyman,” usually someone prized for his voice and ability to extemporize.