VANGUARD

  • General
    • Vessel Name : VANGUARD
    • Operator : ISLAND PACKERS CORPORATION
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Passenger (Cruise)
    • Vessel Type : Passenger Vessel
    • Construction : Wood
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 636
  • Location
    • City : VENTURA
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 56
    • Passenger Capacity : 81
  • Size
    • Register length : 68 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 20 Feet
    • Overall Length : 68 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 20 Feet
    • Load draft : 5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4 Feet
    • Height : 15 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1990
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 968507

ISLAND PACKERS CORPORATION

  • Area of Operation : VENTURA HARBOR, CA TO CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL PARK
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

CHARGER

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Wood

ISLANDER

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

SUNFISH

  • Type : Passenger Vessel
  • Construction : Wood

News

Gallery: BP's Giant Argos Platform Arrives in Texas

Gallery: BP's Giant Argos Platform Arrives in Texas

BP's behemoth Argos offshore oil platform, the centerpiece of the company's $9 billion Mad Dog 2 project in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, has arrived in the U.S. after a 16,000-mile journey from South Korea.The platform, loaded onboard Boskalis' BOKA Vanguard heavy transport vessel, had left South Korea on February 3

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.

VIDEO: BP's Argos Platform Sails Away from S. Korea

VIDEO: BP's Argos Platform Sails Away from S. Korea

Oil major BP has informed that its Argos oil platform, built by Samsung Heavy Industry, has set sail from South Korea and is en route to Texas.The platform, which will be capable of producing up to 140,000 gross barrels of crude oil per day from up to 14 production wells, will be deployed in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico as part of the Mad Dog 2 development.

Gallery: BP's Giant Argos Platform Loaded on BOKA Vanguard in South Korea

Gallery: BP's Giant Argos Platform Loaded on BOKA Vanguard in South Korea

BP's giant Argos offshore platform, to be used for the Mad Dog 2 development in the Gulf of Mexico, was this week loaded on Boskalis' BOKA Vanguard vessel in South Korea and is preparing set sail for the U.S.According to Boskalis, the Dutch marine services contractor, the giant Argos floating production unit weighing nearly 70

Wilson Sons Building Four NOx-slashing Tugs

Wilson Sons Building Four NOx-slashing Tugs

Brazil's largest integrated port and maritime logistics operator Wilson Sons said it is building four tugs that will reduce nitrogen oxides (NOx) emissions by more than 75%.The IMO Tier III vessels were developed by Damen Shipyards Group and are being built at Wilson Sons' shipyard in Guarujá. The total cost to implement IMO Tier III standards is US$290,000.

Equinor: Several Factors Behind Faulty Welds on Johan Castberg FPSO Hull

Equinor: Several Factors Behind Faulty Welds on Johan Castberg FPSO Hull

Norwegian oil and gas giant Equinor last year said that the delivery of an FPSO, being built for the Johan Castberg field development in the Barents Sea, would be delayed after the company discovered issues with the weld quality of the hull of the FPSO under construction in Singapore.

Biden Introduces Buttigieg as Transportation Secretary

Biden Introduces Buttigieg as Transportation Secretary

President-elect Joe Biden touted the diversity of his incoming administration as he introduced former rival Pete Buttigieg on Wednesday as his choice for U.S. transportation secretary.Buttigieg, the former mayor of South Bend, Indiana, would be the first openly gay Cabinet secretary confirmed by the Senate if he is approved.

Baxter Marine Group Acquires WheelHouse Technologies, Vessel Vanguard & SeaKits

Baxter Marine Group announced it has acquired Wheelhouse Technologies, VesselVanguard and SeaKits Brand.The combined companies support more than 3,000 commercial, military, charter and recreational watercraft worldwide. Intuitive user tools, mobile applications, work orders, inventory and advanced telematics give owners and operators complete command of their vessel’s operations.