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

For Fireboats, The Heat is On

For Fireboats, The Heat is On

These days, cost-conscious municipalities across the fruited plain, from sea to shining sea, are ordering new waterborne assets to cover their many local responsibilities. When they do, they want ‘more bang for their buck,’ combining multiple missions – and the equipment that makes it all possible – onto one hull.

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

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.

Brunswick Sets New Records at FLIBS

Brunswick Sets New Records at FLIBS

Brunswick Corporation has announced that its Sea Ray, Boston Whaler and Mercury Marine brands have set multiple records during the 2019 Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show.  Sea Ray, which launched an all-new 320 Sundancer Coupe at Ft. Lauderdale, saw a massive 80 percent increase in show sales from a year ago, demonstrating the success of its reinvention strategy.

Mercury Levels in Fish on the Rise

Mercury Levels in Fish on the Rise

Warming oceans are leading to an increase in the harmful neurotoxicant methylmercury in popular seafood, including cod, Atlantic bluefin tuna, and swordfish, according to a research.The scientists developed a first-of-its-kind, comprehensive model that simulates how environmental factors, including increasing ocean temperatures and overfishing, affect levels of methylmercury in fish.

Tax Quirk Sees Russia Buy Diesel From China and S.Korea

Tax Quirk Sees Russia Buy Diesel From China and S.Korea

Rare cargoes of diesel from China and South Korea have started to arrive in Russia due to a quirk in Russia's tax system which is making fuel shipments from abroad more profitable, data from traders and Refinitiv Eikon showed on Thursday.Because of a local tax scheme, Russian oil firms are due to make higher payments to the government despite a slump in oil prices due to excess supplies and the

Marine Jet Power Adds to Growing Team in the Americas

Marine Jet Power Adds to Growing Team in the Americas

Marine Jet Power (MJP) announced Cole Merritt and Peter Gonzalez have joined its business development team in the Americas.“Peter and Cole are a welcome addition to the MJP team in the Americas. As we continue to expand our footprint in the region their experience and expertise will be invaluable as we strive to offer an unmatched customer experience for shipyards, boat builders and operators

MasterCraft Boat Appoints Frederick Brightbill as CEO

MasterCraft Boat Appoints Frederick Brightbill as CEO

MasterCraft Boat Holdings announced that its Board of Directors has appointed current Board Chair, Frederick A. Brightbill, as Interim Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.Brightbill’s appointment follows Terry McNew’s decision to step down as President, Chief Executive Officer and a Director of the Company to pursue an opportunity outside of the boating industry.