TME MERCURY

  • General
    • Vessel Name : TME MERCURY
    • Operator : TEXAS MARINE EXPRESS, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 450
  • Location
    • City : GALVESTON
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 8
    • Full Load Capacity : 1 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 12
  • Size
    • Register length : 30 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 10 Feet
    • Overall Length : 30 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 10 Feet
    • Load draft : 6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 12 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 2006
    • Year : 2006
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1030712
    • REBLT : *

TEXAS MARINE EXPRESS, LLC

  • Area of Operation : GALVESTON AREA IN AND OFFSHORE
  • Principal Commodity : CREW AND SUPPLIES

CHARLIE B

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

News

Marell M15 Quad Outboard Open High-Speed Interceptor Launched

Marell M15 Quad Outboard Open High-Speed Interceptor Launched

Marell Boats of Sweden launched the M15 Quad outboard open high-speed interceptor that includes fine tuning of the M15 hull and the addition of four Mercury 450HP Outboard engines on an extended platform.The M15 is designed for high speed interception and boarding, with a center steering position for a helmsman to optimize control and allow for full view of the surroundings during boarding

Schottel Thrusters for Russia-bound Ice-Breaking W2W Vessel

Schottel Thrusters for Russia-bound Ice-Breaking W2W Vessel

Dutch shipbuilder Royal Niestern Sander has ordered Schottel thrusters for what has been described as the world's first shallow-draught ice-breaking walk-to-work vessel, targeted for operation at the Russian Far East.Under the order from a joint venture between the Russian companies Mercury Sakhalin and Pola, Royal Niestern Sander is constructing the 75.

Map of World's Seafloor Takes Shape Despite Crisis

Map of World's Seafloor Takes Shape Despite Crisis

Plans to map the entire ocean floor by 2030 are going ahead despite the challenges of the coronavirus crisis, officials leading the project said, with almost a fifth covered so far.Scientists say the topography of the ocean floor is less well known than the surfaces of Mars, Mercury or Venus and that charting the depth and shape of the seabed will help understand the impact oceans have on the

Tech Talk: Managing Ship Biofouling During Layups due to COVID-19

Tech Talk: Managing Ship Biofouling During Layups due to COVID-19

Biofouling control measures for ships are usually selected to match their operational profiles, and so what happens when constant service ships become idle for prolonged periods or operate at slower service speeds?  Will they become vulnerable to fouling, and what measures can be taken to reduce the risk?  These questions can best be answered by understanding the biology of the waters in which

Brunswick Appoints Arbuckle as Marine Autonomy Technology Lead

Brunswick Appoints Arbuckle as Marine Autonomy Technology Lead

Brunswick Corporation, in a move to to build on its ACES (Autonomy, Connectivity, Electrification & Shared Access) strategy to develop solutions to further improve boater experiences, named Jason Arbuckle to a newly formed role of Marine Autonomy Technology Lead.  Arbuckle joined Mercury Marine in 1997 and has since advanced through the company

Maersk Adds Xihe Tankers to Its MR Pool

Maersk Adds Xihe Tankers to Its MR Pool

Denmark's Maersk Tankers said it reached a deal to operate four product tankers owned by Singaporean shipping group Xihe Holdings (Xihe).Part of the Lim family business empire, Xihe Holdings and its subsidiaries were placed under court-appointed supervisors earlier this year.Maersk Tanks said the agreement aligns with its strategy to build scale through partnerships driven by the use of

Metal Shark Delivers Patrol Boat to the Dominican Republic

Metal Shark Delivers Patrol Boat to the Dominican Republic

Shipbuilder Metal Shark has delivered an 85- by 19.5-foot welded aluminum Near Coastal Patrol Vessel (NCPV) to the Dominican Republic’s Navy under a $54 million U.S. Navy contract to produce up to 13 Defiant-class patrol craft for U.S. partner nations.Christened Betelgeuse in keeping with the Dominican tradition of naming military vessels after constellations

VIKING Delivers Ambulance Boat for the Hellenic Coastguard

VIKING Delivers Ambulance Boat for the Hellenic Coastguard

VIKING Life-Saving Equipment has delivered the first vessel in a series of three new ambulance boats for the Hellenic Coastguard.For many years, the Coastguard and the Hellenic National Center for Emergency Care (EKAB) have worked together to support patient transfer requirements from the Greek islands to larger hospitals. Today, a call for transport services is almost a daily occurrence.

VIKING Wins Greek Patrol Boat Order

VIKING Wins Greek Patrol Boat Order

VIKING Life-Saving Equipment reports it has won a tender to supply the Hellenic Army Special Forces with its Munin S1200 daughter craft, continuing a series of agreements that support patrol, defense and search and rescue capability of Hellenic seaborne forcesDesigned to operate for extended periods of time away from land or its mother ship, the 12m length by 3.

Silver Ships Delivers RHIB for Eglin Air Force Base

Silver Ships Delivers RHIB for Eglin Air Force Base

Theodore, Ala. boat builder Silver Ships said it has recently delivered an Ambar 1100 oceangoing rigid hull inflatable boat (RHIB) for the Eglin Air Force Base in western Florida.Built to assist in ocean rescue and firefighting missions, the 36-foot-long vessel includes an enhanced center console model that features Silver Ships’ specially designed console with a front windscreen and additional

Ampelmann's Gangway for New Ice-Breaking W2W Vessel

Ampelmann's Gangway for New Ice-Breaking W2W Vessel

Dutch offshore crew transfer specialist Ampelmann will deliver an ice-strengthened gangway for the recently ordered, Russia-bound, shallow draft ice-breaking walk to work vessel.As previously reported, Dutch shipbuilder Niestern Sander, with compatriot vessel-owner Wagenborg Offshore, signed a deal with Mercury Sakhalin and Pola for the construction of the vessel.

Russian JV Orders Walk-to-work Icebreaker

Russian JV Orders Walk-to-work Icebreaker

After a tender procedure, Dutch shipyard Royal Niestern Sander and a joint-venture between Russia's Mercury Sakhalin and Pola have signed an agreement for the construction of the world’s first shallow draft ice-breaking walk to work vessel. After delivery in December 2021, Mercury Sakhalin will operate this vessel on the East Coast of Sakhalin, Russia for the offshore oil and gas industry.