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

Course Correction for DDG 1000, Navy Will Replace Main Battery for Guided Missile Destroyer

Course Correction for DDG 1000, Navy Will Replace Main Battery for Guided Missile Destroyer

The U.S. Navy’s controversial USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000) class of guided missile destroyers raises the legitimate question of whether a ship is too transformational, or not transformational enough.While the Navy Fact File states that DDG 1000 is the “largest and most technologically advanced surface combatant in the world,” it’s a program that has been in existence for many years.

LMG Marin to Design Zero-emissions Fuel Tanker

LMG Marin to Design Zero-emissions Fuel Tanker

Naval architecture firm LMG Marin has secured a contract to design a zero-emissions tanker for Grieg Edge, the dedicated innovation unit of the Grieg Maritime Group. The vessel is said to be the world’s first green ammonia-fueled tanker, according to the Norway-based designer, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Singapore-headquartered Sembcorp Marine.

Philly Shipyard Nets First Contract in U.S. Offshore Wind Market

Philly Shipyard Nets First Contract in U.S. Offshore Wind Market

U.S. shipbuilder Philly Shipyard has won a contract from the dredging giant Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company to build a Jones Act-compliant subsea rock installation vessel that will serve the growing U.S. offshore wind market.The contract award, first in the U.S. offshore wind space for the shipyard, is worth around $197 million. Great Lakes, the U.S.

Pertamina Shipping Unit to Spend $4 Billion on Fleet Upgrades

Pertamina Shipping Unit to Spend $4 Billion on Fleet Upgrades

Indonesia's state oil company Pertamina's new unit, Pertamina International Shipping (PIS), is looking to spend $4 billion in the next seven years to refurbish its fleet of vessels and upgrade terminals, a top official said on Friday.The new unit plans to replace 23 vessels and expand its fleet

UK Royal Navy Appoints First Woman Admiral

UK Royal Navy Appoints First Woman Admiral

A woman officer will be appointed to the rank of admiral for the first time in the centuries-long history of the British Royal Navy.Commodore Jude Terry, who has served for nearly a quarter of a century, has been selected for promotion to rear admiral, making her the most senior woman in the Royal Navy, past or present.

Bollinger Buys Gulf Island’s Shipyard Facilities

Bollinger Buys Gulf Island’s Shipyard Facilities

Lockport, La.-based Bollinger Shipyards has acquired Gulf Island Fabrication’s shipyard facilities in nearby Houma for approximately $28.6 million.The purchased site encompasses 437 acres on the west bank of the Houma Navigation Canal, of which 283 acres is unimproved land that is available for expansion.

Enabling America’s Offshore Renewable Energy Opportunity

Enabling America’s Offshore Renewable Energy Opportunity

Offshore wind (OSW) energy is a new focus for the U.S. under President Biden, who highlighted it in his January 27, 2021 Executive Order on climate. Since then, there have been several new supporting developments:Rulings by the Customs and Border Patrol (CBP);Announcement that workers in Alabama and West Virginia are supplying 10

Woodside, Trafigura Load First Carbon Offset Condensate Cargo at Pluto LNG

Woodside, Trafigura Load First Carbon Offset Condensate Cargo at Pluto LNG

Australian oil and gas firm Woodside and its Pluto LNG joint venture partners have delivered their first cargo of carbon offset condensate to commodity trading company Trafigura.The cargo was loaded at Pluto LNG plant in Western Australia, which processes gas from the offshore Pluto and Xena gas fields.

Strong Offshore Wind Lifts U.S. Maritime, Port, and Logistics Companies

Strong Offshore Wind Lifts U.S. Maritime, Port, and Logistics Companies

After several false starts, 2021 is the year when the U.S. offshore wind industry begins to realize its potential. This is according to Philip Lewis, Director of Research, World Energy Reports (WER).In an interview with Maritime Reporter TV's Greg Trauthwein, Lewis, whose WER is set to release an intelligence pack that presents a roadmap to the opportunities in the U.S.

Norwegian Seismic Firm Reactivates Vessels Citing Pick Up in Activity

Norwegian Seismic Firm Reactivates Vessels Citing Pick Up in Activity

Norway-based marine seismic surveyor PGS said Thursday it was experiencing an increase in seismic acquisition project activity, and that it would reactivate some previously stacked vessels."Based on project awards so far, PGS has started preparations to activate Ramform Vanguard for the summer season, with the acquisition expected to commence in April," PGS said.

Keppel to Exit Offshore Rig Building Business

Keppel to Exit Offshore Rig Building Business

Singapore's Keppel Offshore & Marine, a company famous for its offshore rig construction, is set to undergo a major transformation, look for opportunities as a developer and integrator of offshore energy and infrastructure assets, and exit the offshore rig building business.The company will be restructured into three parts

Coles Resigns as CEO of Wallem Group

Coles Resigns as CEO of Wallem Group

The board of Wallem Group announced that chief executive Frank Coles has resigned and will be leaving the company shortly.As many will be aware, Coles has been very active in highlighting the plight of seafarers during the COVID-19 pandemic, and he now wishes to become more involved in promoting their welfare, as well as pursuing other opportunities.