WESTIN BREEZE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : WESTIN BREEZE
    • Operator : INTER ISLAND BOAT SERVICES, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other Carriers (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Ferry
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2100
  • Location
    • City : CRUZ BAY, ST. JOHN
    • STATE : VI
  • Capacity
    • Passenger Capacity : 132
  • Size
    • Register length : 70 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 21 Feet
    • Overall Length : 70 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 21 Feet
    • Load draft : 6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4.6 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2002
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1123021

INTER ISLAND BOAT SERVICES, INC.

  • Area of Operation : CRUZ BAY, ST. JOHN, RED HOOK, ST. THOMAS & WEST END, TORTOLA, BVI & ANEGADA, BVI
  • Principal Commodity : PASSENGERS

MONA QUEEN

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

NSI I

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

SUN DANCE QUEEN

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Aluminum

News

A Favorable Fetch for US Offshore Wind

A Favorable Fetch for US Offshore Wind

Offshore wind caught a favorable gust with the 2020 election of Joe Biden, and the following breeze from the early 2021 reconfiguration of the U.S. Senate toward Democrats. Though widely touted as a growth engine for maritime businesses (as well as shoreside trades), the latter years of the Trump administration seemed to see delay after delay.

Two LNG Tankers Bound for Australia's Prelude Facility Divert

Two LNG Tankers Bound for Australia's Prelude Facility Divert

Two liquefied natural gas (LNG) tankers that had initially signaled they would load at Royal Dutch Shell's Prelude floating LNG facility in Australia have diverted elsewhere, ship-tracking data showed on Tuesday.This comes just a week after Shell said that Prelude would resume loading cargoes after production had been suspended for nearly a year following an electrical trip.

River Dance: Grounding Triggers Breakaway Barges

River Dance: Grounding Triggers Breakaway Barges

It was a beautiful mid-summer afternoon in the nation’s heartland. The skies were clear, the sun was shining and the variable southwest breeze barely caused a ripple on the muddy water of the winding river. Optimistic fishermen lined the riverbanks and a few recreational boaters were cruising close to the floating docks lining both shores.

Carnival Cancels Cruises in Early 2021

Carnival Cancels Cruises in Early 2021

Carnival Cruise Line has canceled additional voyages in the early months of 2021 as it works to meet requirements to resume operations amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.Having already suspended U.S. cruises for the remainder of this year, the cruise industry giant said Wednesday it has canceled all voyages from U.S.

Wind Power Breezes Back into Shipping with New RoRo Concept

Wind Power Breezes Back into Shipping with New RoRo Concept

A Swedish consortium aims to launch commercially by 2025 a wind-driven car carrier that will emit 90% less carbon dioxide than a conventional roll-on/roll-off (RoRo) cargo ship, it said on Thursday.The 25-meter-long carrier will have a capacity for 7,000 cars and have a maximum height of 105 meters when its four 80-meter upright "wing sails" are fully extended - bringing to mind a futuristic

15 Companies make the cut in PortXL Maritime Acceleration Program

15 Companies make the cut in PortXL Maritime Acceleration Program

Fifteen companies from 11 countries were selected by a panel of industry experts, investors and entrepreneurs for the 6th PortXL acceleration program in Rotterdam. Starting in September, they will spend three months in Rotterdam. The PortXL team and its large network of expert mentors and partners will support them in validating their technologies and scaling their businesses.

Russia Says it Chases British Destroyer Out of Crimea Waters

Russia Says it Chases British Destroyer Out of Crimea Waters

Russia said on Wednesday it had fired warning shots and dropped bombs in the path of a British warship to chase it out of waters Moscow claims in the Black Sea off the coast of the Crimea peninsula.Britain rejected Russia’s account of the incident, saying it believed any shots fired were a pre-announced Russian “gunnery exercise”, and that no bombs had been dropped.

Keel Laid for Finnlines’ Second Hybrid RoRo Ship

Keel Laid for Finnlines’ Second Hybrid RoRo Ship

The Nanjing Jinling shipyard in China has laid the keel for the second of three new hybrid ro-ro vessels it is building for Finnlines.The construction of MS Finneco II is proceeding, and the keel laying ceremony was held on May 12, Finnlines said.The vessel is part of Finnlines’ €500 million ($607 million) newbuilding program which includes two eco-sustainable ro-pax vessels in addition to the

Finnlines' First New Hybrid RoRo Launched

Finnlines' First New Hybrid RoRo Launched

Finnlines’ first of three new hybrid ro-ro vessels was launched at the Nanjing Jinling Shipyard in China on Monday. The vessel, Finneco I, will start sailing on the Finnish shipping company’s Biscay–North Sea–Baltic Sea service at the turn of the year. The series’ second and third vessels, Finneco II and Finneco III, will be delivered in 2022.

Edda Wind Orders Two More Offshore Wind Support Vessels. Plans IPO

Edda Wind Orders Two More Offshore Wind Support Vessels. Plans IPO

Norwegian offshore wind vessel owner Edda Wind has ordered two additional Commissioning Service Operation Vessels (CSOV), as it expects long-term growth for the renewable energy sector. The company is also set for an initial public offering, which is aimed at helping finance its growth.

First Ever Electric Voith Schneider Propellers Ready to Be Installed

First Ever Electric Voith Schneider Propellers Ready to Be Installed

Spanish shipbuilder Gondan said it received last week at its main facilities in Castropol, Asturias, the first two electric Voith Schneider Propellers (eVSP) ever manufactured. They will be soon installed in the new offshore wind service operation vessel (SOV), being built for Norwegian shipping company Østensjø Rederi A/S.

Wilhelmsen Buys Into Østensjø's Offshore Wind Business

Wilhelmsen Buys Into Østensjø's Offshore Wind Business

Wilhelmsen, one of the world's largest shipping companies, has agreed to acquire a 25% stake in Østensjø Group’s growing offshore wind business Edda Wind.Wilhelmsen has also secured an option to buy another 25% before June 2021. Launched in 2018, Edda Wind owns and operates service vessels supporting the maintenance work conducted during the commissioning and operation of offshore wind farms.