SWIFT ARROW

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SWIFT ARROW
    • Operator : ARROW LAUNCH SERVICE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 600
  • Location
    • City : ANACORTES
    • STATE : WA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 17
    • Full Load Capacity : 4 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 24
  • Size
    • Register length : 44.8 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 14 Feet
    • Overall Length : 48 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 14.9 Feet
    • Load draft : 6.2 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6.2 Feet
    • Height : 20 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1977
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 588779

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

SOUND ARROW

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

STRAIT 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

Swift COVID-19 Vaccines Urged for Largest US Ports Amid Cargo Backlogs

Swift COVID-19 Vaccines Urged for Largest US Ports Amid Cargo Backlogs

Members of Congress have joined state and local leaders in urging California officials to hasten COVID-19 vaccinations for workers at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, the nation's two busiest, hit hard by pandemic workforce disruptions and surging imports.As of Wednesday, 27 arriving container ships stood anchored off the twin ports complex waiting for berths to clear at terminals piled

Biden Announces Return to Global Climate Accord, New Curbs on US Oil Industry

Biden Announces Return to Global Climate Accord, New Curbs on US Oil Industry

U.S. President Joe Biden on Wednesday announced America's return to the international Paris Agreement to fight climate change, the centerpiece of a raft of day-one executive orders aimed at restoring U.S. leadership in combating global warming.The announcements also included a sweeping order to review all of former President Donald Trump's actions weakening climate change protections

Ship Finance Lenders Fall Short of Sector's Carbon Targets

Ship Finance Lenders Fall Short of Sector's Carbon Targets

Many of the world’s biggest lenders to shipping companies fell short of carbon-cutting targets last year in the first analysis of CO2 goals for the sector by financiers, a report showed on Wednesday.Global shipping accounts for nearly 3% of the world’s CO2 emissions and the industry is under pressure to reduce those emissions and other pollution. About 90% of world trade is transported by sea.

HMM's New Mega Ships Each Sailed Fully Loaded on Maiden Voyages

HMM's New Mega Ships Each Sailed Fully Loaded on Maiden Voyages

South Korean shipping company HMM said all 12 of its new 24,000 TEU containerships—the world's largest—have each made their maiden voyages fully laden with containers.On September 31, HMM St. Petersburg, the last of the 24K-class series, departed for Europe from the Port of Yantian, China with 19,529 TEUs loaded on board.

New All-electric Niagara Falls Tour Ferries Enter Service

New All-electric Niagara Falls Tour Ferries Enter Service

A pair of first-of-their-kind passenger vessels installed with all-electric propulsion will bring Niagara Falls sightseers to experience one of the wonders of the natural world undisturbed by exhaust fumes, engine noise or vibrations.The zero-emissions ferries, named the James V. Glynn and the Nikola Tesla

IMO Head Urges Governments to Resolve Crew Change Crisis

IMO Head Urges Governments to Resolve Crew Change Crisis

International Maritime Organization (IMO) Secretary-General Kitack Lim is urging governments to take swift action to resolve the crew change crisis that has left several hundred thousand seafarers stranded at sea and unable to be repatriated despite the expiry of their contracts.It is estimated that more than 300,000 mariners are stuck at sea

Kitsap Transit Gets Fed Funds for High-Speed, Low-Emission Ferry Project

Kitsap Transit Gets Fed Funds for High-Speed, Low-Emission Ferry Project

As the global maritime community collectively is slowly pushed toward decarbonization, it is generally agreed that there is no ‘silver bullet’ technical solution and that progress will come in steps, led by public/private collaboration and funding.A recent development following that script is the awarding this week of federal funds to a Washington State team working to accelerate ferry technology

Opinion: Shame on Port States for the Treatment of Seafarers

Opinion: Shame on Port States for the Treatment of Seafarers

Port states benefit greatly from the vessels that call at their ports, loading and unloading cargoes with great efficiency and speed. The items manufactured in those states and sold overseas keep many of their citizens gainfully employed. The items imported supply stock for the stores of their nation and provide goods for their citizens.

UK Plans Summit to Address Crew Change Crisis

UK Plans Summit to Address Crew Change Crisis

The U.K. government announced Thursday it will host an international summit next month to address crew change challenges caused by the COVID-19 health crisis.Led by U.K. Maritime Minister Kelly Tolhurst, the virtual event will bring together UN, political and business leaders from across the globe to reflect on the impact of the pandemic on the global shipping industry

Subsea 7 to Cut 3000 Jobs, Reduce Vessel Fleet

Subsea 7 to Cut 3000 Jobs, Reduce Vessel Fleet

Offshore installation and construction specialist Subsea 7 will cut 3000 jobs by 2021, and reduce its active vessel fleet, it said in a statement on Thursday.Subsea 7 a month ago said that with the deterioration in the outlook for new oil and gas awards, it would "resize" the business to save $400 million in annual cash costs by the second quarter of 2021.

Norwegian Cruise Withdraws Forecast, to Cut $515 Mln in Spending

Norwegian Cruise Withdraws Forecast, to Cut $515 Mln in Spending

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd on Monday withdrew its 2020 forecast and said it would cut spending by about $515 million, as it extends the suspension of its ships to June 30 amid the coronavirus pandemic.The outbreak has effectively shut down the entire cruise ship industry, and with most international travel halted

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