SIGNET VOLUNTEER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SIGNET VOLUNTEER
    • Operator : SIGNET MARITIME CORPORATION
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1200
  • Location
    • City : INGLESIDE
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 117
    • Full Load Capacity : 146 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 70 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26 Feet
    • Overall Length : 70 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 26 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6 Feet
    • Height : 28 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2000
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1106302

SIGNET MARITIME CORPORATION

  • Area of Operation : GULF OF MEXICO AND GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY OF LOUISIANA AND TEXAS
  • Principal Commodity : OCEAN AND COAST-WISE ENERGY CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS AND PLATFORMS

SIGNET TROJAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET VALIANT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET VICTORY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET VIGILANT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET WAR HORSE I

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET WAR HORSE II

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET WAR HORSE III

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET WEATHERLY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET ATLAS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

EXPEDITOR

  • Type : Petroleum / Chemical Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

RIVER CONVEYOR

  • Type : Petroleum / Chemical Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

AMERICA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PACIFIC STAR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET ARCTURUS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET COLUMBIA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET CONSTELLATION

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET COURAGEOUS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET DEFENDER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET ENTERPRISE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET FREEDOM

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET INTREPID

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET INTRUDER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET LEGEND

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET LIGHTING

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET MAGIC

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET POLARIS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET PURITAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET RANGER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET RELIANCE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET RESOLUTE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET SPIRIT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET STARS & STRIPES

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET THUNDER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIGNET TITAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Ship of the Month: Mercy Ships and the Quest to Build Global Mercy

Ship of the Month: Mercy Ships and the Quest to Build Global Mercy

Mercy Ships is known globally for its charitable work performing medical procedures in developing countries. For the first time, the organization has a new ship, Global Mercy, recently delivered from a shipyard in China. Jim Paterson, Marine Executive Consultant, Mercy Ships takes Maritime Reporter & Engineering News inside the construction of the world’s largest civilian hospital ship.

Hundreds of Dead Turtles Wash Ashore After X-Press Pearl Fire

Hundreds of Dead Turtles Wash Ashore After X-Press Pearl Fire

Hundreds of turtles have washed ashore after a ship caught fire and sank off the west coast of Sri Lanka in June in the country's worst-ever marine disaster, a court in the capital Colombo heard this week.A fire erupted on the Singapore-registered MV X-Press Pearl on May 20, carrying 1,486 containers, including 25 tonnes of nitric acid along with other chemicals and cosmetics.

Norwegian to Resume US Cruise Sailings in August

Norwegian to Resume US Cruise Sailings in August

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd said on Monday it would return to sailing in the United States from August 7, more than a year after the COVID-19 pandemic brought the industry to a virtual standstill.The restart of cruising in the United States is contingent on obtaining a conditional sailing certificate from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the company said

Responders Working to Salvage Capsized Lift Boat Seacor Power

Responders Working to Salvage Capsized Lift Boat Seacor Power

The U.S. Coast Guard is working with the Seacor Power's owner to salvage the lift boat that capsized earlier this month in the Gulf of Mexico.A unified command including representatives from the Coast Guard and Houston-based Seacor Marine engaged in-person for the salvage and wreck removal, including the removal of fuel and oil from the overturned vessel, the Coast Guard said on Tuesday.

US Coast Guard Ends Search for Missing Seacor Power Crew Members

US Coast Guard Ends Search for Missing Seacor Power Crew Members

The U.S. Coast Guard said on Monday it will call off its search at sunset for the remaining eight crew members missing from the lift boat Seacor Power, which capsized in the Gulf of Mexico last week.The Coast Guard said its vessel and air crews worked with local agencies and good Samaritans to scour more than 9

One Dead, a Dozen Missing, Six Rescued After Lift Boat Capsizes off Louisiana

One Dead, a Dozen Missing, Six Rescued After Lift Boat Capsizes off Louisiana

One person has died, a dozen are missing and six others have been rescued after a commercial lift boat used to service oil rigs capsized in hurricane force winds south of Louisiana’s Port Fourchon, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Wednesday.Rescuers in Coast Guard cutters, aircraft and volunteer civilian boats were hunting for the dozen missing people in the Gulf of Mexico after the 234-foot

CDC Updates Cruise Ship Guidance; Still No Date for Resumed Voyages

CDC Updates Cruise Ship Guidance; Still No Date for Resumed Voyages

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention on Friday issued new guidance to the cruise ship industry, including the need for COVID-19 vaccinations, a necessary step before passenger voyages can resume.The new technical instructions, the first update since October, include increasing from weekly to daily reporting frequency of COVID-19 cases and illnesses and implementing routine

Israel Widens Search for Oil Spill Culprit After Ruling Out Ship in Greece

Israel Widens Search for Oil Spill Culprit After Ruling Out Ship in Greece

Israel on Sunday broadened its search for the ship behind an oil spill that blackened its beaches with tar after investigators ruled out one of the suspected tankers.An Israeli team, in coordination with Greek authorities, carried out a surprise inspection of the Minerva Helen while it was docked at Athens’ Piraeus port.

Historic Steam-driven Tug Returns to Service

Historic Steam-driven Tug Returns to Service

One of the world’s oldest tugboats, the 117-year-old, steam-driven Daniel Adamson, is set to return to service offering short cruises along the River Weaver, a tributary of the fabled Mersey River in England, after the completion of a project to install new propeller shaft bearings.

Great Lakes Group: Venerable & Versatile

Great Lakes Group: Venerable & Versatile

“…We have built our reputation job by job, boat by boat, and tow by tow, and we intend to continue to do so.”The Great Lakes Towing Company (GLT) and the Great Lakes Shipyard are core businesses within The Great Lakes Group of Companies, based in Cleveland, on the Old River, a shipping channel that runs west from where the Cuyahoga River meets Lake Erie.

Great Ships and The Ship Designer’s Curse

Great Ships and The Ship Designer’s Curse

For the Design issue Greg Trauthwein asked me to write about a favorite ship design. I have no favorite ship design, or should say there are simply too many that are truly worthy of mention.  But when considering favorite designs, ship designers (and builders) do carry a strange curse.

Video: Disabled Cargo Ship Rescued in Heavy Seas off Ireland

Video: Disabled Cargo Ship Rescued in Heavy Seas off Ireland

Three rescue craft came to the aid of a disabled cargo ship adrift in heavy seas and in danger of hitting the rocks off the Irish coast.The Antigua Barbuda-flagged general cargo vessel Lily B reported to MRCC Dublin Tuesday afternoon that it had lost power off the Waterford Harbor, southeast of Ireland.