THE OPPORTUNITY

  • General
    • Vessel Name : THE OPPORTUNITY
    • Operator : PENINSULA BAY ENTERPRISES LTD. CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 300
  • Location
    • City : PORT BOLIVAR
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 51
    • Full Load Capacity : 84 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 16
  • Size
    • Register length : 63.2 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 24.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 63.2 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7 Feet
    • Height : 23 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1978
    • EQUIP1 : HYD 5 TON CRANE
    • Coast Guard Number : 600453

PENINSULA BAY ENTERPRISES LTD. CO.

  • Area of Operation : PORT BOLIVAR, GALVESTON BAY AND FEW TIMES INTERCOASTAL TO CAMERON, LA
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

ANCHOR DOCK

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

CAPT. BOB

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

BAD DOG

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. BRANDON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. WAYNE TAYLOR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DIAMOND ANNIE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DIAMOND BACK

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JESSICA LYN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS VICKI

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TIGER II

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CMS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GRETCHEN

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

IBR

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MTM

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PM

  • Type : Other
  • Construction : Steel

News

NORDEN Orders Four Ultramax Bulkers

NORDEN Orders Four Ultramax Bulkers

Danish shipping company NORDEN announced Monday it has ordered four 61,000 dwt Ultramax bulk carriers from Nantong Cosco Khi Ship Engineering Co. (NACKS), for scheduled delivery in 2022.NORDEN CEO Jan Rindbo noted that the newbuilding contract is in line with the company’s strategy of agile asset trading and active management of NORDEN’s cyclical market exposure.

Norwegian Shipowners Commit to Carbon Neutral Fleet by 2050

Norwegian Shipowners Commit to Carbon Neutral Fleet by 2050

Norwegian shipowners have laid out plans to make the country's fleet entirely climate neutral by 2050, surpassing the International Maritime Organization's (IMO) target to halve shipping emissions within the same timeframe.The Norwegian Shipowners' Association on Tuesday revealed its member shipping companies have adopted four goals to reduce their environmental footprint.

COVID-19 Economic Recovery Should Include Infrastructure Investment

COVID-19 Economic Recovery Should Include Infrastructure Investment

As the nation continues to be impacted by COVID-19, there are silver linings to the crisis: family time and togetherness, gratitude for what we had before it was taken away, and a chance to seek opportunities to be better and more productive.As funding bills related to the COVID-19 crisis move forward, there may be an opportunity for the nation to better itself by modernizing its infrastructure.

Samsung Heavy Scores $209M Order for Two LNG-Fueled VLCCs

Samsung Heavy Scores $209M Order for Two LNG-Fueled VLCCs

South Korea's Samsung Heavy Industries has signed a contract worth $209.2 million (KRW 253.6 billion) with a Bermudan ship owner to build two LNG-fueled VLCCs, which will be delivered by April 2022.The Very Large Crude Carriers will be equipped with S-Fugas, an LNG fueling system independently developed by SHI

Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) 2020 Canceled

Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) 2020 Canceled

The 2020 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) has been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic."While OTC’s purpose is to provide an opportunity for those in the offshore petroleum industry from around the world to meet and share knowledge, our first priority is to the health and safety of our attendees and exhibitors.

Titan Acquires HII's San Diego Shipyard

Titan Acquires HII's San Diego Shipyard

One the United States' largest fleet service and ship repair sites is changing hands.Ship repair and commercial- and defense-related fabrication services provider Titan Acquisition Holdings announced on Wednesday it has reached a deal to acquire San Diego Shipyard from Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII). Financial terms were not disclosed.

Offshore Wind: The Domino Effect

Offshore Wind: The Domino Effect

Matt Tremblay, SVP, Global Offshore, ABS, discusses the next hot growth market ... offshore wind. While the market grows, the question begs: Is the U.S. marine industry ready to meet demand?The American Bureau of Shipping convened a conference to discuss the pace and direction of the U.S.

SBM Orders Two More Fast4Ward Hulls

SBM Orders Two More Fast4Ward Hulls

SBM Offshore announced it has signed contracts with Chinese shipyards for the construction of the company’s fourth and fifth hulls under its purchase program for Fast4Ward newbuild multipurpose floating production, storage and offloading unit (FPSO) hulls.The contracts were signed with Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding and Offshore Co., Ltd. (SWS) and China Merchants Industry Holdings (CMIH).

Car Carrier Shipping in Rough Weather

Car Carrier Shipping in Rough Weather

As car carrier shipping is expected to continue its slow recovery, backed by better utilization and minimal vessel ordering, costs are increasing while the trade outlook seems vulnerable to emerging geopolitical risk.  Slow car carrier recovery is expected to lead to more distressed vessel sales as shipping lines focus on landside investments in search of profitability

Kneen Takes over as Tidewater CEO

Kneen Takes over as Tidewater CEO

Offshore vessels owner Tidewater announced on Wednesday that its board has appointed Quintin V. Kneen as President, Chief Executive Officer, and director, replacing retiring President, Chief Executive Officer and director John T. Rynd, effective immediately.Kneen, who has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Tidewater since Tidewater’s November 2018 business

Cape May-Lewes Ferry: Women on the Water

Cape May-Lewes Ferry: Women on the Water

Women make up only an estimated two percent of the global maritime industry. In the U.S., the statistics are a little better, with less than eight percent of ship and boat captain operator roles held by women.Still, for a female to have the opportunity to train up to ship captain is considered “unique.

Privinvest’s Deliveries to Mozambique: A Model for Africa

Privinvest’s Deliveries to Mozambique: A Model for Africa

Media reports about Mozambique’s failure to launch a fishing and security fleet and its subsequent $2 billion debt default seem destined to torpedo, or at least set back similar efforts to build needed coastal security and national fishing fleets across Africa. That must not happen.