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

31 Years Ago Today: The Exxon Valdez Oil Spill

31 Years Ago Today: The Exxon Valdez Oil Spill

On March 24. 1989, the single-hull tanker Exxon Valdez was departing the Port of Valdez, Alaska with a full load of North Slope crude oil (approximately 1.26 million barrels) destined for Long Beach when it grounded on Bligh Reef in Prince William Sound. The resulting oil spill (approximately 258,000 barrels), while not the largest in US history, was clearly the most important.

Ship Hull Cleaning: Shipowners Should Be Proactive to Improve Hull Performance

Ship Hull Cleaning: Shipowners Should Be Proactive to Improve Hull Performance

While owners have long recognized the link between clean hulls and lower fuel costs, lack of reliable data has slowed investments in optimizing hull performance. But with improved sensor technologies and data analysis tools, hull performance is getting a second look.  Owners seeking to lower fuel costs and comply with pending regulations on emissions and invasive species often look to equipment

Salvors Building Protection Barrier Around Golden Ray Wreck

Salvors Building Protection Barrier Around Golden Ray Wreck

Salvors are continuing work to remove the wreck of a South Korean car carrier vessel that ran aground and overturned near Brunswick, Ga. in September 2019.Last week, unified command contractors started driving the first of 70-80 piles that will be used to hold an environmental protection barrier (EPB) in place around the MV Golden Ray wreck in St.

Ship Efficiency: Improve Hull Performance

Ship Efficiency: Improve Hull Performance

While owners have long recognized the link between clean hulls and lower fuel costs, lack of reliable data has slowed investments in optimizing hull performance. But with improved sensor technologies and data analysis tools, hull performance is getting a second look.  Owners seeking to lower fuel costs and comply with pending regulations on emissions and invasive species often look to equipment

Golden Ray: Lightering of Fuel Completed

Golden Ray: Lightering of Fuel Completed

The a unified command team has completed the oil pumping of all accessible tanks from the M/V Golden Ray, a roll-on, roll-off car carrier that overturned near the Port of Brunswick in Georgia in September, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Salvage workers and divers gained access to 26 fuel tanks inside the Golden Ray

Remaining Golden Ray Crew Members Rescued

Remaining Golden Ray Crew Members Rescued

Rescue workers on Monday freed the final crew member trapped inside a South Korean cargo vessel that flipped on its side off the coast of Georgia, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Salvage crews gradually drilled an opening in the ship's massive hull on Monday, first to deliver food and water to the survivors, then to extract them, the U.S. Coast Guard said.

Rescue Planned for Missing Crew on Golden Ray

Rescue Planned for Missing Crew on Golden Ray

Rescue workers on Monday were planning to extract four missing crew members from a South Korean cargo vessel carrying about 4,000 cars to the Middle East that turned on its side off the coast of Georgia, the U.S. Coast Guard said.Helicopters rescued 20 crew members from the 656-foot (200-meter) Golden Ray on Sunday after it became disabled

Oil Recovered from WWII Shipwreck

Oil Recovered from WWII Shipwreck

Operations to recover oil from a World War II-era shipwreck are nearing completion after commencing on May 11, 2019 off the coast of Long Island, N.Y., the U.S. Coast Guard said on Thursday.The sunken vessel, Coimbra, was a supply ship owned by Great Britain that was torpedoed by a German U-boat off the coast of Long Island during World War II.

How To: Training Tips for Ships

How To: Training Tips for Ships

Important training need? A quick video may be the answer!Have you ever witnessed a mariner performing a task poorly or unsafely? Possibly day-to-day confined space entry? A commonly misapplied or misunderstood ColReg? Inattentive watchkeeping? Of course you have. And if you have seen it happen once, you can rest assured that it has happened before

Training Tips for Ships

Training Tips for Ships

Tip #1. Immediate exam retakes should never be allowed.It is very common practice, especially in eLearning environments, to allow trainees to immediately retake an exam they just failed. Worse, sometimes training is set up to allow the trainee to take the exam repeatedly until they pass.Never do this. It will ensure that your learners are not learning what you want them to learn.

Prelude FLNG Ships First LNG Cargo

Prelude FLNG Ships First LNG Cargo

The first shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG) has sailed from Shell’s Prelude floating LNG (FLNG) facility offshore Australia, Shell announced Tuesday alongside its joint venture partners INPEX, KOGAS and OPIC.This shipment from the world’s largest floating producer of LNG, located 475 kilometers northeast of Broome in Western Australia

KHI Delivers LPG Carrier Maple Gas

KHI Delivers LPG Carrier Maple Gas

Kawasaki Heavy Industries delivered the Maple Gas, a 82,200 m3 capacity liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carrier, for Astomos Energy.The shipbuilder said that this is the 57th LPG carrier and the eighth LPG vessel of the same type to be built by the company.Maple Gas (length: 229.9 m, gross tonnage: 46,851) adopts Kawasaki's uniquely developed bow shape called SEA-Arrow