VENTURE STAR

  • General
    • Vessel Name : VENTURE STAR
    • Operator : VARLACK VENTURES, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other Carriers (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1020
  • Location
    • City : CRUZ BAY
    • STATE : VI
  • Capacity
  • Size
    • Register length : 64.7 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 19.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 5.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1986
    • Coast Guard Number : 694741

VARLACK VENTURES, INC.

  • Area of Operation : CRUZ BAY, ST. JOHN, U.S.V.I. TO RED HOOK AND CHARLOTTE AMELIA, U.S.V.I. TO ST. THOMAS
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

BOMBA CHALLENGER

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Unknown

CAPITOL VENTURE

  • Type : Excursion / Sightseeing Vessels
  • Construction : Aluminum

ISLAND PRINCESS

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

LADY VENTURE

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

MISSY V

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

NIKI V

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

VENTURE PRIDE

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

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Suiso Frontier: World's First Hydrogen Tanker to Ship Test Cargo from Australia to Japan

Japanese-Australian venture producing hydrogen from brown coal is set to ship its maiden cargo on the world's first liquid hydrogen carrier from near Melbourne to Kobe on Friday, in a test delayed by nearly a year because of the COVID-19 pandemic.The Suiso Frontier, built by Japan's Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI), arrived on Friday from Kobe, in southern Japan

Partners Group to Buy UK-based Offshore Vessel Firm North Star

Partners Group to Buy UK-based Offshore Vessel Firm North Star

Partners Group, a global private markets firm, has agreed, on behalf of its clients, to buy North Star, a UK-based operator of emergency response and rescue vessels, which has recently also dived into the offshore wind sector with several orders made for essential offshore wind maintenance services vessels, from Basalt Infrastructure Partners for an undisclosed price.

Construction Begins at DP World's $1.1 Billion Port in Senegal

Construction Begins at DP World's $1.1 Billion Port in Senegal

Senegal President Macky Sall on Monday laid the foundation stone for the construction of a $1.13 billion deep-water port being developed by Dubai's state-owned port operator DP World at Ndayane, around 50 km (31 miles) south of the capital Dakar.DP World Dakar, a joint venture between the Dubai-based logistics provider and the Port Authority of Dakar (PAD)

Costamare Orders Eight New Containerships, Buys Seven Secondhand Bulkers

Costamare Orders Eight New Containerships, Buys Seven Secondhand Bulkers

Shipowner Costamare Inc. announced it has ordered eight newbuild containerships and acquired seven secondhand bulk carriers.The Monaco-headquartered company said Thursday it signed contracts with an unspecified Asian shipyard for two 13,000 TEU capacity newbuilds and exercised options under a previous agreement for two more of the same capacity plus four additional 15,000 TEU capacity vessels.

Eni: Coral Sul FLNG Complete and Ready to Sail Away to Mozambique

Eni: Coral Sul FLNG Complete and Ready to Sail Away to Mozambique

Italian energy industry giant Eni said Monday it had held the naming and sail away ceremony for the Coral-Sul FLNG unit, the first floating LNG facility ever to be deployed in the deep waters of the African continent. The event took place at Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard in Geoje, South Korea, in the presence of Filipe Jacinto Nyusi, President of the Republic of Mozambique, and H.E.

Emission Reduction: Eidesvik, Aker BP, Alma to Test Ammonia Fuel Cell Tech on Offshore Vessels

Emission Reduction: Eidesvik, Aker BP, Alma to Test Ammonia Fuel Cell Tech on Offshore Vessels

Eidesvik Offshore, a Norwegian offshore support vessel owner, has signed a deal with oil firm Aker BP and Alma to investigate the possibility of using Alma's fuel cell technology to accelerate the transition to zero-emission shipping.Alma is a venture under establishment by Aker Group's recently formed platform for venture capital in industrial technology Clara Venture Labs.

VARD to Build North Star's Dogger Bank SOV Fleet in Vietnam

VARD to Build North Star's Dogger Bank SOV Fleet in Vietnam

Norwegian shipbuilder VARD has won contracts to build three Service Operation Vessels (SOVs) for the UK-based North Star Renewables. The vessels, to be built in Vietnam, will operate on the Dogger Bank Wind Farm in the North Sea, the world's largest.The shipbuilding contract announcement comes three weeks after North Star said it had won a deal worth around $375 million to supply SOVs for the

Royal Caribbean's New Cruise Ship Odyssey of the Seas Delivered

Royal Caribbean's New Cruise Ship Odyssey of the Seas Delivered

Royal Caribbean Group on Wednesday took delivery of its newest cruise ship Odyssey of the Seas, built at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Germany.The 169,000 GT, 347.1-meter vessel is the last of five Quantum Ultra class cruise ships started in January 2013 with the launch of Quantum of the Seas.

VIDEO: North Star to Deliver SOV Trio for Dogger Bank Wind Farm in $375M Deal

VIDEO: North Star to Deliver SOV Trio for Dogger Bank Wind Farm in $375M Deal

Aberdeen-based offshore vessel owner North Star Renewables has won contracts worth around £270 million (~$375 million), to deliver three service operation vessels (SOVs) to be used on what will be the world’s largest offshore wind farm, the 3.6GW Dogger Bank Wind Farm in the UK North Sea.

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.

Taiwan: Keel Laying Ceremony Held for Offshore Wind Installation Vessel Green Jade

Taiwan: Keel Laying Ceremony Held for Offshore Wind Installation Vessel Green Jade

An official keel-laying ceremony for the offshore wind installation vessel ‘Green Jade’ was held Friday at CSBC’s shipyard in Kaohsiung, marking an important moment in Taiwan’s maritime and offshore wind history.‘Green Jade’ is owned by CDWE, a joint venture between CSBC, the largest shipbuilder in Taiwan and DEME Offshore.

Elon Musk's Firm Buys Two Offshore Rigs to Serve as Launchpads for SpaceX Rockets

Elon Musk's Firm Buys Two Offshore Rigs to Serve as Launchpads for SpaceX Rockets

Two offshore drilling rigs, previously used for oil and gas exploration beneath the seabed, could soon help with space exploration.Namely, according to multiple reports this week, a company linked to billionaire Elon Musk bought two deepwater semi-submersible drilling rigs last year, with plans - reportedly - to convert them into floating launch pads for Musk's SpaceX rockets.