SOUND RELIANCE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SOUND RELIANCE
    • Operator : VESSEL MANAGEMENT SERVICES, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 9278
  • Location
    • City : SEATTLE
    • STATE : WA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 157
  • Size
    • Register length : 121.8 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 42 Feet
    • Overall Length : 127 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 74 Feet
    • Load draft : 21.8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 12 Feet
    • Height : 86 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2002
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1122837

VESSEL MANAGEMENT SERVICES, INC.

  • Area of Operation : U. S. WEST COAST AND BRINSKI, COLUMBIA PRIMARILY; ALSO TO U. S. GULF COAST VIA PANAMA CANAL
  • Principal Commodity : CLEAN PETROLEUM PRODUCTS

ACHIEVEMENT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ALERT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ATTENTIVE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

AWARE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

COASTAL RELIANCE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

COMMITMENT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

COURAGE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GULF RELIANCE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

INNOVATION

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

INTEGRITY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NACHIK

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NANUQ

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OCEAN RELIANCE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

OCEAN SKY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Unknown

OCEAN SUN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Unknown

OCEAN WAVE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OCEAN WIND

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Unknown

PACIFIC RELIANCE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PRIDE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RESOLVE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SEA RELIANCE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TAN'ERLIQ

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NO

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Single Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

NO.

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

News

Maersk Sees No Let Up In Surging Cost of Shipping Goods

Maersk Sees No Let Up In Surging Cost of Shipping Goods

The cost of shipping goods has surged 25-30% since the start of the pandemic due to array of inflationary pressures that are "unlikely to abate in the short term," world No. 1 container shipping company Maersk told Reuters on Wednesday.Maersk is viewed as a bellwether for global trade as it transports goods for retailers and consumer companies from Walmart and Nike to Unilever.

Old is Gold: Sky-high Cost of Ageing Containerships Sounds Inflation SOS

Old is Gold: Sky-high Cost of Ageing Containerships Sounds Inflation SOS

Shipping companies are transforming rust buckets into gold mines in a modern-day alchemy that could fuel already rampant inflation for years to come.The disruption to world trade caused by pandemic lockdowns and a shortage of new cargo vessels has pushed freight rates for ageing containerships to record highs.

Italy's Snam Signs FSRU Conversion Deal with Golar

Italy's Snam Signs FSRU Conversion Deal with Golar

Italian gas group Snam has signed a contract with Golar LNG under which Golar will deliver the existing LNG Carrier "Golar Arctic" as a floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU).Snam will install the FSRU in the port area of Portovesme, in Sardinia, as part of a project to supply the island with energy.

Hybrid-electric Tour Boat Enters Service in Svalbard

Hybrid-electric Tour Boat Enters Service in Svalbard

High-latitude tourism company Hurtigruten Svalbard has launched a first-of-its kind hybrid-electric excursion vessel in Longyearbyen, just 800 miles from the North Pole.The 14-meter vessel, Kvitbjørn, runs on a hybrid-electric propulsion system developed by Volvo Penta in partnership with Swedish boatbuilder Marell Boats and Hurtigruten Svalbard.

Hydrogen-powered Ferry Prepares to Launch in San Francisco Bay

Hydrogen-powered Ferry Prepares to Launch in San Francisco Bay

The San Francisco Bay will soon have a new fossil fuel-free ferry floating in its waters, propelled completely by hydrogen fuel cells, and officials hope it heralds change on the high seas.Aptly named Sea Change, the 70-foot (21-meter), 75-passenger ferry will service multiple stops along San Francisco's waterfront.

BW Offshore Sells FPSO Umuroa for Scrap

BW Offshore Sells FPSO Umuroa for Scrap

After it last month said it would recycle its FPSO BW Cidade de São Vicente, FPSO owner BW Offshore has now agreed to sell another FPSO for scrap, this time the FPSO Umuroa.The company said Monday it had signed an agreement to recycle the FPSO Umuroa in compliance with the Hong Kong International Convention at Baijnath Melaram (‘the Yard’) in India. "The sale will generate USD 13.

Uninsulated Exhaust Header Likely Ignited Towboat Fire -NTSB

Uninsulated Exhaust Header Likely Ignited Towboat Fire -NTSB

An engine room fire aboard a towing vessel was the result of spraying diesel fuel hitting an uninsulated section of the engine's exhaust system, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said in a marine investigation report released Tuesday.On March 17, 2021, the towing vessel Miss Dorothy was pushing 14 barges upbound on the Lower Mississippi River, north of Baton Rouge, La.

Final Section of Golden Ray Shipwreck Removed

Final Section of Golden Ray Shipwreck Removed

The largest shipwreck removal project in American history is drawing to a close.On Monday, salvage personnel removed the final section of the overturned car carrier Golden Ray, which capsized in the St. Simons Sound near Georgia's Port of Brunswick in September 2019.The ensuing salvage project—considered to be the largest and most complex in U.S.

A BC Ferries Case Study: Lessons Learned in Setting Underwater Radiated Noise Targets

A BC Ferries Case Study: Lessons Learned in Setting Underwater Radiated Noise Targets

In a typical year, the waters surrounding British Columbia’s Port of Vancouver host approximately 3,000 deep sea commercial vessels and 19 of the 35 ferries operated by BC Ferries, one of the largest ferry operators in the world. These waters are also home to a wide variety of aquatic wildlife, including the southern resident killer whales (SRKW)

Ocean Cleanup Struggles to Fulfill Promise to Scoop Up Plastic at Sea

Ocean Cleanup Struggles to Fulfill Promise to Scoop Up Plastic at Sea

Docked at a Canadian port, crew members returned from a test run of the Ocean Cleanup's system to rid the Pacific of plastic trash were thrilled by the meager results — even as marine scientists and other ocean experts doubted the effort could succeed.The non-profit, launched in 2013 amid buoyant media coverage, hopes to clear 90% of floating plastic from the world's oceans by 2040.

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.

As Big Oil Pushes into Offshore Wind, Seabed Lease Prices Will Rise

As Big Oil Pushes into Offshore Wind, Seabed Lease Prices Will Rise

The world's largest offshore wind developer Orsted is concerned that Big Oil's eagerness to harness wind at sea could push up prices for seabed leases, making the technology less competitive, its chief executive told Reuters.European oil firms including Total, BP, Equinor and Shell have all outlined plans to speed up investments in renewables, including offshore wind