VANTAGE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : VANTAGE
    • Operator : VORTEX MARINE CONSTRUCTION, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : OAKLAND
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 494
    • Full Load Capacity : 494 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 112.2 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 52.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 112.2 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 52.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 10 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1961
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 288487

VORTEX MARINE CONSTRUCTION, INC.

  • Area of Operation : SACRAMENTO AND SAN FRANCISCO RIVERS AND BAY
  • Principal Commodity : CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS

DORIS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LAGUNA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LARIAT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SEQUOYA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CB

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DS

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MB

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

VENGEANCE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

VICTORY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

VIGOR

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JOEY

  • Type : Undefined
  • Construction : Steel

VORACIOUS

  • Type : Undefined
  • Construction : Steel

News

INSIGHTS: Michael G. Johnson

INSIGHTS: Michael G. Johnson

Sea Machines Robotics CEO & President.Michael Gordon Johnson is a marine engineer, an accomplished entrepreneur and sector leader with a primary goal of building progressive and sustainable innovation for modern society. He is the founder of Sea Machines, a Boston-based tech company that is a leading provider of autonomous control and intelligent perception systems for marine vessels.

Shipping Companies: Is Bigger Better?

Shipping Companies: Is Bigger Better?

“If consolidation was the solution to all that ails shipping, then container liner companies would be super profitable. They are not. In ‘commoditized’ sectors of the shipping industry, which by now includes pretty much everything apart from very small niche markets, there is hardly any economies of scale at the company level.

Marine Fuel: World First for Megaboxer MV Sajir

Marine Fuel: World First for Megaboxer MV Sajir

"With the conversion of SAJIR, we are the first shipping company worldwide to convert a container vessel of this size to natural gas propulsion."  Richard von Berlepsch, Managing Director Fleet Management at Hapag-LloydIn its more than 170 years of existence, the Hamburg-based Hapag Lloyd  has used all kinds of solid and liquid fuels to generate energy for the propulsion of its ships.

Ulstein Bags SunStone Ship Order

Ulstein Bags SunStone Ship Order

Norwegian ship designer Ulstein has received a contract to design the fourth expedition cruise vessel for Miami-based SunStone Ships, in their Infinity series.The vessel, which will be constructed at the China Merchants Heavy Industries (CMHI)  yard in China, is a CX103 design featuring the X-BOW and designed by Ulstein Design & Solutions.

Seafast Marine Names New RSV

Seafast Marine Names New RSV

Seafast Marine has named its renewables service vessel (RSV) Isle of Jura at Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld in The Netherlands.Isle of Jura is a newbuild vessel, constructed at Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld, and is the second vessel built to a new Damen Renewables Service Vessel design.The RSV, according to Seafast Marine, is for use in the offshore and onshore wind industries.

Northern Drilling Cancels Drillship Resale Contract

Northern Drilling Cancels Drillship Resale Contract

Offshore drilling contractor Northern Drilling announced it has cancelled a resale contract for the 7th generation ultra deepwater drillship West Cobalt, which had been scheduled for delivery from South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) in 2021.Northern Drilling, which notified DSME of the cancellation on Monday

WORK Microwave Transforms Maritime SatCom

WORK Microwave Transforms Maritime SatCom

WORK Microwave has announced the results of its technology demonstration with Intellian and Telesat to increase the reliability, performance, and throughput of broadband for maritime applications. Recently, the companies successfully tested a high-throughput data link from Mount Jackson, Virginia to Pompano Beach, Florida using WORK Microwave's AX-80 wideband modem, the Intellian v150NX 1.

SunStone Cuts Steel for Ocean Explorer

SunStone Cuts Steel for Ocean Explorer

SunStone Ships oversaw the steel cutting of Ocean Explorer, the fourth Infinity-class vessel in the class, at China Merchants Heavy Industry yard in Haimen.With a goal of marrying European design and quality with Chinese ship-building efficiency, the Infinity class delivers cutting-edge design, innovations like X-bow technology, and significant operating efficiencies

RAL Intros Rapid Fire-Fighting Vessel

RAL Intros Rapid Fire-Fighting Vessel

A new 16m uncrewed fire-fighting vessel in Robert Allan Ltd, the RALamander series is designed to attack fires quickly & powerfully in busy ports without risking crews.With high speed capability and pumping capacity rivalling larger fireboats, RALamander 1600 can be brought into action quickly with water and foam to suppress a fire and establish a defensive line while fire crews remain safely

Bibby HydroMap Charters Glomar Vantage

Bibby HydroMap Charters Glomar Vantage

Bibby HydroMap have taken the 56-meter DP1 survey vessel Glomar Vantage on charter from GloMar Shipmanagement BV.The vessel will initially provide support to existing operations before becoming available for new projects in the first quarter of 2020.Bibby HydroMap CEO Gary Collins said, “The charter of the Glomar Vantage puts the company in a strong position going into 2020.

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.

Vantage Drilling Sinks Into the Red

Vantage Drilling Sinks Into the Red

Texas-based offshore drilling contractor Vantage Drilling International reported a net loss of  $52.2 million for the three months ended December 31, 2018 as compared to a net loss of $36.6 million for the three months ended December 31, 2017.For the year ended December 31, 2018, Vantage reported a net loss of $141.5 million or as compared to a net loss of $149.