SURVEY POINT

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SURVEY POINT
    • Operator : AMAK TOWING CO., INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2600
  • Location
    • City : KETCHIKAN
    • STATE : AK
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 45
  • Size
    • Register length : 63 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 18.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 63 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 18.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 6.7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6.7 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1983
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 662650

AMAK TOWING CO., INC.

  • Area of Operation : SOUTHEAST ALASKA - DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE SPENCER
  • Principal Commodity : BARGE AND LOG TOWING, VESSEL ASSIST AND PASSENGERS

CAPE LOOKOUT

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

SHORELINE IX

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

VALLENAR

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

ANNA T

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ARDIE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BANNER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRIAN T

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPE ARAGO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHAHUNTA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KODIAK KING

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LE CHEVAL ROUGE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MUZON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PETREL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SKOOKUM YARDER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KODIAK PRINCESS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

QUARTZ HILL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

News

World Faces Shortage of Sailors to Crew Commercial Ships, Study Says

World Faces Shortage of Sailors to Crew Commercial Ships, Study Says

There could be a shortage of merchant sailors to crew commercial ships in five years if action is not taken to boost numbers, raising risks for global supply chains, a report said on Wednesday.The shipping industry is already struggling with crewing shortfalls due to the coronavirus pandemic, a situation that will exacerbate expected labour supply problems over the next few years

Baltic Dry Index Hits 11-year High

Baltic Dry Index Hits 11-year High

Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index , tracking rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities, hit a more than 11-year peak bolstered by firmer rates across vessel segments.The overall index, which factors in rates for capesize, panamax and supramax shipping vessels, was up 69 points, or 2.1%, at 3,324, its highest level since June 2010The capesize index edged up 34 points, or 0.9%, to 4,021.

Baltic Dry Index Surges to 11-year Peak

Baltic Dry Index Surges to 11-year Peak

The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index soared to its highest in 11 years on Thursday as rates across all vessel segments were lifted by strong demand for dry bulk commodities.The Baltic dry index, which tracks rates for capesize, panamax and supramax vessels, added 91 points, or 2.9%, to 3,267, its highest level since June 2010.

Baltic Dry Index Hits One-month High

Baltic Dry Index Hits One-month High

The Baltic exchange's main sea freight index rose for the fourth straight session on Monday to its highest in a month, supported by higher rates across vessel segments.The Baltic dry index, which tracks rates for capesize, panamax and supramax vessels ferrying dry bulk commodities, gained 87 points, or 3%, to a peak since May 13 at 2,944.The capesize index rose by 197 points, or 5.9%, to 3,543.

UK MCA to Conduct Surprise Inspections of Fishing Vessels after Fatalities Spike

UK MCA to Conduct Surprise Inspections of Fishing Vessels after Fatalities Spike

Surveyors from the UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency are to carry out unannounced inspections of fishing vessels across the UK with the aim of increasing safety in the industry after a growing number of fatalities."The inspections are being carried out as part of ongoing work around fishing vessel safety in an industry-recognized to be one of the dangers in the world," the MCA said.

Need a Survey? There’s a USV for That

Need a Survey? There’s a USV for That

While the adoption of unmanned/uncrewed surfaces vessels (USVs) was initially in defence, use of these low footprint systems has spread into other sectors, not least survey, and now the race is on for greater capability, endurance and autonomy. Elaine Maslin reports.After starting small, in inland waterways, use of USVs for survey operations has moved into coastal and now offshore waters.

Fire-Stricken Containership Starts Transit to Port of Oakland

Fire-Stricken Containership Starts Transit to Port of Oakland

The Unified Command, consisting of the U.S. Coast Guard, the State of California, Resolve Marine and Witt O'Briens said Sunday it was coordinating the safe transit of a containership 80 miles southwest of Big Sur to the Port of Oakland, Calif. after the ship had reported an engine fire on Friday.

Baltic Dry Index Books Biggest Weekly Gain Since Mid-February

Baltic Dry Index Books Biggest Weekly Gain Since Mid-February

The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index climbed on Friday to post its best weekly gain since mid-February thanks to higher demand for capesize vessels.The Baltic dry index, which tracks rates for capesize, panamax and supramax vessels ferrying dry bulk commodities, rose 38 points, or 1.4%, to 2,788, its highest since September 2010.The main index firmed 16.

Baltic Dry Index Rises to 1.5-year Peak

Baltic Dry Index Rises to 1.5-year Peak

The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships ferrying dry bulk commodities, rose to 1-1/2-year peak on Monday as demand improved across vessel segments.The Baltic dry index, which tracks rates for capesize, panamax and supramax vessels, added 47 points, or 2%, to 2,432, its highest level since September 2019.The capesize index gained 37 points, or 1.

VIDEO: MarTID Survey Looks at Pandemic’s Impact on Seafarer Training

VIDEO: MarTID Survey Looks at Pandemic’s Impact on Seafarer Training

2020 presented a monumental challenge for many industries and workers, particularly seafarers, as COVID-19 effectively left hundreds of thousands of seafarers stranded at sea, unable to disembark and partake in crew changes due to onerous restrictions by the majority of port states.

Equinor Awards Long-term Frame Deals to Seismic Players PGS and Shearwater

Equinor Awards Long-term Frame Deals to Seismic Players PGS and Shearwater

Offshore seismic survey contractors PGS and Shearwater GeoServices have been awarded framework agreements with Equinor for 4D towed streamer seismic acquisition on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS) in what Equinor said was a new way of working with seismic contractors.The agreements have a total estimated value of around NOK 700 million (~USD 82,7 million).

VIDEO: MarTID 2021 ... A Call to Action for Global Survey of Maritime Training Practices

VIDEO: MarTID 2021 ... A Call to Action for Global Survey of Maritime Training Practices

The 2021 Maritime Training Insights Database (MarTID) survey is about to be launched. This is a unique and pivotal time in maritime training. The pandemic has forced us to adapt our training and has accelerated training innovations. This year’s survey is uniquely important for its ability to help us learn from these unprecedented changes to training practices.