SOUND ARROW

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SOUND ARROW
    • Operator : ARROW LAUNCH SERVICE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Fiberglass
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 225
  • Location
    • City : PORT ANGELES
    • STATE : WA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 15
    • Full Load Capacity : 2 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 13
  • Size
    • Register length : 35.4 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 11.8 Feet
    • Overall Length : 36 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 12 Feet
    • Load draft : 5.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5.6 Feet
    • Height : 13 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1972
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 540195

ARROW LAUNCH SERVICE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : ANACORTES, WA; PORT ANGELES, WA; SEATTLE, WA AND TACOMA, WA
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS AND PACKAGED GOODS

BRAVE ARROW

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

CHEYENNE ARROW

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

CHIEF ARROW

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

CROW ARROW

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

MOTEGA

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

SEALTH ARROW

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

SIOUX ARROW

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

STRAIT ARROW

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

SWIFT ARROW

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

WARRIOR

  • Type : General Cargo Freighter
  • Construction : Steel

JUNEAU I

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Fiberglass

WOLFPACKER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PACIFIC ARROW

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

News

Inaccurate Stability Calculations Caused Golden Ray Capsizing -NTSB

Inaccurate Stability Calculations Caused Golden Ray Capsizing -NTSB

Inaccurate stability calculations caused the capsizing of vehicle carrier Golden Ray that resulted in $200 million worth of damages, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said Tuesday.The Marine Accident Report details the NTSB’s investigation of the September 8, 2019, capsizing of the roll-on/roll-off vehicle carrier Golden Ray as it transited outbound through St.

Golden Ray Salvage Paused—Again

Golden Ray Salvage Paused—Again

Salvage crews have once again paused operations to remove the Golden Ray wreck outside Georgia's Port of Brunswick, this time for "routine maintenance" on the equipment being used to cut and separate sections of the hulking overturned car carrier. Considered one of the most complex wreck removals in U.S.

Fire Put Out at Golden Ray Wreck Site

Fire Put Out at Golden Ray Wreck Site

Engineers are assessing the condition of the Golden Ray wreck and salvage equipment after a fire ripped through the overturned and partially dismantled car carrier outside the Port of Brunswick, Ga. on Friday.The fire broke out on Friday afternoon aboard the Korean-owned Golden Ray, which has been aground on its side in the St.

'Nuisance' Tug Scuttled off Alaskan Coast

'Nuisance' Tug Scuttled off Alaskan Coast

A derelict tugboat abandoned near Juneau, Alaska since 2016, has been towed to sea and scuttled in the Gulf of Alaska, the U.S. Coast Guard said.The Lumberman had been causing problems for locals since it was abandoned in the Gastineau channel five years ago, and the decision was made to dispose of the vessel at sea after the 107-foot steel hulled tugboat was determined to be derelict and a

Poor Bridge Resource Management Led to Gas Carrier Allision -NTSB

Poor Bridge Resource Management Led to Gas Carrier Allision -NTSB

A liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carrier struck a Washington State wharf in 2019 because the pilot approached with excessive speed and at too steep an angle, resulting from poor bridge resource management by the Puget Sound pilot and the ship’s bridge team, the National Transportation Safety Board said Thursday.The 741.

Golden Ray Salvage: Cutting Operations Resume

Golden Ray Salvage: Cutting Operations Resume

The crew working to cut and lift sections of the capsized car carrier Golden Ray in Georgia's St. Simons Sound has resumed salvage efforts after suspending operations ahead of a tropical storm that traveled up the southern U.S. East Coast late last week.The team resumed operations to cut the first vessel section using the specialized heavy lift crane vessel VB 10

Golden Ray Salvors Brace for Storm Eta

Golden Ray Salvors Brace for Storm Eta

The salvage team working to cut and lift sections of the capsized car carrier Golden Ray in Georgia's St. Simons Sound has suspended operations ahead of a tropical storm that made landfall in neighboring Florida on Thursday.The specialized heavy lift crane vessel VB 10,000 has paused work partway through the first cut, which began Friday

C&C Delivers 6,600hp Towboat for Hines Furlong Line

C&C Delivers 6,600hp Towboat for Hines Furlong Line

Belle Chasse, La. shipyard C&C Marine and Repair announced Wednesday it has delivered the first in series new 6,600-horsepower triple-screw towboats for Nashville-based Hines Furlong Line.Scarlett Rose Furlong measures 170’ by 50’ with the pilot house eyeline measuring at 39’-3”.Designed by CT Marine based in Portland, Maine, the vessel includes three Cummins QSK60-M main engines

Golden Ray Salvors Begin Cutting Operations

Golden Ray Salvors Begin Cutting Operations

A specialized heavy lift crane vessel began cutting the first bow section of the capsized car carrier Golden Ray on Friday as salvage crews enter the next phase of operations to remove the overturned vessel from Georgia's St. Simons Sound.The Korean-owned Golden Ray, which capsized after leaving the Port of Brunswick in September 2019, will be dismantled in place and removed in sections.

Video: Heavy-lift Ship Arrives at Golden Ray Wreck Site

Video: Heavy-lift Ship Arrives at Golden Ray Wreck Site

The heavy-lift vessel VB 10,000 arrived Tuesday at the Golden Ray wreck site in Georgia's St. Simons Sound, where the specialized vessel will be used by salvage crews to cut and lift sections of the overturned car carrier. The Korean-owned Golden Ray, which capsized after leaving the Port of Brunswick in September 2019, will be dismantled in place and removed in sections.

Heavy Lift Vessel Heads to St. Simons Sound for Golden Ray Salvage

Heavy Lift Vessel Heads to St. Simons Sound for Golden Ray Salvage

A specialized heavy-lift vessel departed the Port of Fernandina, Fla. Monday en route to Georgia's St. Simons Sound, where it will be used by salvage crews to cut and lift sections of the capsized car carrier Golden Ray.The U.S. flagged VB 10,000 is expected to reach the St. Simons Sound in the early hours on Tuesday and remain on scene for a minimum of eight weeks

Golden Ray Salvage Facing More Delays

Golden Ray Salvage Facing More Delays

Operations to remove the overturned car carrier Golden Ray in St. Simons Sound, Ga. are facing further delays after new engineering challenges surfaced relating to the mooring system of a specialized heavy-lift crane vessel that will be used for the project.The complex salvage project had been paused earlier this year due to coronavirus concerns and Hurricane Isaias