Alaskan Processor

  • A 180-foot supply vessel which once served offshore oil and gas rigs in the Gulf of Mexico was converted in 90 days by Halter Marine's Moss Point, Miss., shipyard to a crabber/ processor for use in the Bering Sea.

    The "new" Northern Enterprise began life in 1980 at Halter's Moss Point yard as the Summer Sun. She was purchased by her new owner, Arctic Alaska Seafoods of Seattle in 1987.

    John Dane III, president of the Trinity Marine Group which includes the Halter shipyards, said the abundance of idled offshore oil field boats and their low prices make them ideal for conversion for other uses.

    Halter removed the vessel's drilling mud tanks below decks and sandblasted, painted, and insulated that area, turning those spaces into a 26,000-cubic-foot refrigerated hold. Miscellaneous offshore equipment and the wooden aft deck was removed and replaced with a 1,400- square-foot processing room.

    Two hydraulically driven Alaskan Marine knuckle boom cranes with 50-foot booms on 12-foot pedestals, a hydraulic double pot launcher, a Marco power block, and a Halterbuilt picking boom were installed along with stability enhancing rolling chocks.

    The Northern Enterprise's electrical system was also redesigned to support the extensive processing and refrigeration equipment. Two Detroit Diesel 8V71T engines were added to drive two new 250-kw generators, and a Detroit Diesel 12V92T engine was installed to drive a 425-kw generator.

    The boat's propulsion is provided by two EMD 12-567-BC diesels with Falk 2.98:1 reverse/reduction gears.

    The Northern Enterprise is the fourth vessel built or converted by Halter for the Arctic Alaska Seafoods fleet. Her Enterprise sisters are the Alaskan, Northwest, and Aleutian Enterprise. A fifth sister, the much larger 224-foot U.S. Enterprise will join the fleet soon.

    Halter Marine Inc. is part of the Trinity Marine Group which is owned by Trinity Industries, Inc., Dallas. The group includes Halter's shipyards in Moss Point, Miss., and Lockport, La., Equitable/Halter shipyards in New Orleans, and Madisonville, La., Moss Point Marine, Inc., in Escatawpa, Miss., and Gretna Machine and Iron Works, in Harvey, La.

    For free literature giving full details on the facilities and capabilities of Halter Marine, Circle 88 on Reader Service Card

  • to M/S Kwality Steel Supplier of India. The vessel was built in 1959 in Sparrows Point, Md. If approved, the vessel would be scrapped in India. • All Alaskan Seafoods, Inc., Seattle, Wash, requested permission to transfer to Russian registry the 3,145-gt fish processor Northern Alaskan. The vessel, built

  • Corporation of Seattle. The redesigned Seattle Enterprise is one of only four U.S. vessels capable at sea of transforming fish, primarily Alaskan pollock, into lowcholesterol fish paste (surimi), used to make imitation crab meat, shrimp and other products. Originally a 220-foot steel-hull boat

  • Nation's Energy Security And The Negative Effect On Maritime Industry The Export Administration Act of 1979 places restrictions on the export of Alaskan North Slope crude that effectively ban its export. The act states that "no domestically produced crude oil transported through the Alaska pipeline

  • What is one of the largest vessels ever designed for the Alaskan crab fishery, with an estimated capacity of 450,000 pounds of live king crabs, was recently completed at Halter Marine, Inc., Moss Point, Miss., shipyard. The $2-million-plus Alaskan Enterprise, which was delivered on Labor Day in

  • —Literature Available Saab Marine Electronics AB of Gothenburg, Sweden, has been supplying radar-type level gauging systems for over ten years. Originally, the system's only function was to measure level. However, with the price of crude oil and refined products continually climbing, Saab realized th

  • Radio-Holland USA, B.V. recently announced that Mobile Marine Radio, Inc., owners/operators of Coastal Station WLO Radio, North America, has awarded Radio-Holland USA, B.V., in Houston, and Thrane & Thrane A/S in Denmark the contract to supply an automatic radiotelex system that will be used by WLO

  • A revolutionary new commercial waste oil dehydrator is presently beginning "on stream" operations after its recent installation on the Houston Ship Channel. The new, multi-effect dehydrator will be operated by Oil Processors of Texas under a franchised lease agreement covering virtually all of the Gulf

  • Free Color Literature Available Diagnostic/Retrieval Systems, Inc. (DRS), Oakland, N.J., is a prime defense contractor designing and manufacturing advanced systems for signal processing, videoimage display, data recording, storage and playback, and training for undersea warfare, command, control

  • The first oil-drilling rig constructed in Alaska by an Alaskan firm recently was unveiled by its owner and operator, VANguard Industries. The 175-foot-high rig was begun in November 1979 as a joint venture by VECO, Inc. of Anchorage, and three Alaskan native organizations—NANA Development Corporation

  • Newpart Resources, Inc. recently announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Newpark Environmental Services, Inc., has added 16 additional U.S. Coast Guard certified barges to its fleet, increasing to 31 the number of vessels used exclusively for the movement of nonhazardous oil field waste. Newpark'

  • —Literature Available Trimble Navigation of Mountain View, Calif., recently introduced its newest navigation aid, the Loran*GPS 10X. The combined Loran-GPS (Global Positioning System) 10X provides among the most precise position, navigation, velocity and time systems available. According to the manu

  • MN Nov-19#34 WORKBOAT COMMUNICATIONS
“If the Agile 4Marine does 
not f)
    November 2019 - Marine News page: 34

    WORKBOAT COMMUNICATIONS “If the Agile 4Marine does not f nd any other connection than satellite, only then will it select satellite. But, if a cellular connection is found, it will re- evaluate and switch over from satellite back to cellular.” – Sheryar Wahid, Agile’s Co-Founder and Chief Technical

  • MT Oct-19#8 Technology New & Notable
OSIL
EOMAP Meet the Blue?)
    October 2019 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 8

    Technology New & Notable OSIL EOMAP Meet the Blue? n-12 EOMAP OSIL General Dynamics Mission Systems This application of multi-temporal the data for later analysis. The system EOMAP Wins Funding for analytics, which EOMAP patented can be ? tted with a 25cm2 T-bar, Next-Gen Satellite-Derived for SDB

  • MT Jul-19#50 MTR 100
McLane Research Labs 
E. Falmouth, Mass.
President/C)
    July 2019 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 50

    MTR 100 McLane Research Labs E. Falmouth, Mass. President/CEO: Susumu Honjo No. of Employees: 20 https://mclanelabs.com McLane Research Laboratories, founded in 1983, is a leader in time-series in-situ oceanographic pro? lers, samplers, and ? otation. In 2019, McLane launched the Credit: Rebecca

  • MP Q3-19#27 on/roll off heavy farm and construction machinery – for)
    Jul/Aug 2019 - Maritime Logistics Professional page: 27

    on/roll off heavy farm and construction machinery – for eight consecutive years. Naturally, The Port of Baltimore hopes to continue that momentum. It turns out that, once again, location “We have an outstanding relationship plays a major part in that enviable metric. For starters, says with Ports

  • MN Aug-19#34 , and 
cranes; one for the Alaskan Fish & Wildlife as well)
    August 2019 - Marine News page: 34

    for the Univer- sity of Minnesota’s research vessel and new orders for two boats, another with Bisso Offshore for Z-Drive Tugs, and cranes; one for the Alaskan Fish & Wildlife as well as the myriad other contracts and deliveries to a wide range of diverse customers. www.easternshipbuilding.com Alaskan Fish

  • MN Aug-19#27  for Navy destroyers and 
Alaskan ?  shing vessels alike)
    August 2019 - Marine News page: 27

    , Carver Pump has proudly served com- mercial and military marine customers. The ? rm’s pumps provide mission-critical services for Navy destroyers and Alaskan ? shing vessels alike. The Company: Since the ? rm built its ? rst pumps in 1938, Carver Pump has become recognized as one of the leading centrifugal

  • MT Jun-19#8 Technology New & Notable
Subsea Visualization:  Sonardyne)
    June 2019 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 8

    Technology New & Notable Subsea Visualization: Sonardyne Tech for Seabed “You never miss anything” Observatory At the Offshore Technology Confer- A new seabed observatory is to be ence 2019 (OTC) in Houston this year deployed offshore Vancouver, Canada, Sidus Solutions and Vantrix unveiled using long

  • MT Apr-19#53  system (INS)
Monitoring the Alaskan Subduction Zone: 
• Second)
    April 2019 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 53

    • Sonardyne acoustic modems Zone and elsewhere. • Dual frequency GPS receiver embedded in an inertial navigation system (INS) Monitoring the Alaskan Subduction Zone: • Second GPS antenna/receiver to align the INS Dr. Chadwell and his research team completed a mission to • High precision acoustic

  • MT Apr-19#52  The Cascadia 
Subduction and Alaskan Subduction Zones:
On)
    April 2019 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 52

    , Cefas, in the U.K. Scripps Institution of Oceanography-University of California San Diego GPS-Acoustic Measurements of The Cascadia Subduction and Alaskan Subduction Zones: On land, we can measure Earth’s movements with millimeter accuracy using a satellite-based GPS technique. But the ra- dio signals

  • MT May-19#39 Images Courtesy RTSYS/French Navy
ABOVE: Old analog sonar)
    May 2019 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 39

    Images Courtesy RTSYS/French Navy ABOVE: Old analog sonar on the left versus new console. LEFT: New console working. Image Courtesy French Navy/RTSYS as it works on various sides. First of all, it allows tremen- dous gain of time for Navies as the upgrade does not run for too long so the crew can quickly

  • MR Mar-19#52 T
TECH FILES
MAN CEON Platform: Backbone of Digital)
    March 2019 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 52

    T TECH FILES MAN CEON Platform: Backbone of Digital Service Business MAN Energy Solutions introduced its new digital platform, MAN CEON, designed to collect and evaluate operating and sensor data, enabling real-time monitoring of marine or power plant engines, turbines and compressors. “MAN CEON is the

  • MR Mar-19#50  and synchronization  and Alaskan cruises are also planned)
    March 2019 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 50

    . Paci? c North West coast expectations for connectivity, which is able data and voice communication for optimized transfer and synchronization and Alaskan cruises are also planned. considered a lifestyle entitlement: “For operations and crew welfare, and Mar- of ? les between ship and shore, and vice

  • MR Jan-19#40  will be able to explore the Alaskan  center, three restaurants)
    January 2019 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 40

    to take ac- new and unique destinations. From 2020, in? nity pool, a panoramic sauna, wellness tion.” said Skjeldam. guests will be able to explore the Alaskan center, three restaurants, a number of bars, An estimated 15 metric tons of plastic ends wilderness on board the MS Roald Amund- the Explorer Lounge

  • MN Dec-18#36  ABS Classed Pas-
Alaska by Alaskans. As such, it is a symbol)
    December 2018 - Marine News page: 36

    ferry of its kind ever built in and 53 vehicles loaded via both a bow and stern door. M/V Tazlina is the ? rst of two Ro/Ro ABS Classed Pas- Alaska by Alaskans. As such, it is a symbol of Alaska Ma- rine Highways System (AMHS) and the state of Alaska’s senger Ferries built by Vigor in Ketchikan for the

  • MN Nov-18#80 COATINGS
Tripling the Service Life 
of Fish Holds
Epoxyamine)
    November 2018 - Marine News page: 80

    COATINGS Tripling the Service Life of Fish Holds Epoxyamine Coating Extends Tank Maintenance Intervals: A Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings Case Study. By Ray Meador commercial ? shing vessel that shows up at a sea- McManus prefers to take his risks crabbing in the un- food processing facility

  • MR Sep-18#19 maritime industry into a bustling global hub; pro- specializ)
    September 2018 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 19

    maritime industry into a bustling global hub; pro- specialized set of laws and rules. Given the com- viding a resourceful trading corridor connecting plexity of these disputes, alternative dispute reso- East and West. The ? ow of international trade re- lution is a preferred way to litigation that can go

  • MT Jul-18#48 MTR 10 0
Moog Focal
Dartmouth, NS Canada
www.moog.com/focal)
    July 2018 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 48

    MTR 10 0 Moog Focal Dartmouth, NS Canada www.moog.com/focal McLane Research Labs, Inc. President & CEO: Craig Bowers, Managing Director E. Falmouth, MA www.mclanelabs.com Focal Technologies, a Moog Inc. company, specializes in pro- President & CEO: Susumu Honjo viding electrical slip rings, ? ber optic

  • MR Jul-18#44  powerful seine skiffs for the Alaskan ?  shery to sturdy and)
    July 2018 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 44

    guration allows for opti- 4. U.S. Navy Workboat Large mal speed, power and maneuverability. In addition, the Z-drives From powerful seine skiffs for the Alaskan ? shery to sturdy and operate at lower engine loads to boost fuel ef? ciency. The third practical crew boats for the safe transfer of workers

  • MT Jun-18#25 minimize the risk of damage to the tow  motor operation)
    June 2018 - Marine Technology Reporter page: 25

    minimize the risk of damage to the tow motor operation and disconnects power typical human, the onboard memory of body while eliminating any risk of cable to the motors. A variety of warnings on the Tentacle Winch records all motion breakage. the operator panel also alert the user to data within the

  • MR May-18#76 MR
Employment
Select jobs that can be found posted now on)
    May 2018 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 76

    MR Employment Select jobs that can be found posted now on www.MaritimeJobs.com Category: Shipboard Of? cer / Personnel / Crew Master Mariner Master Unlimited (USCG Licensed) Full Time , Company Employee Job Location: 12700 Towne Park Way, Suite 319 Louis- Phoenix Processor Limited

  • MR May-18#64 FUELS & LUBES
Photo: Shell
Dr. Sara Lawrence, Global)
    May 2018 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News page: 64

    FUELS & LUBES Photo: Shell Dr. Sara Lawrence, Global Technical Manager, Shell Marine: new cylinder oils are needed to overcome technical, commercial and regulatory chal- lenges in the maritime sector. to perform reliably and signi? cantly Fishing for Fuel Savings Power Fuel Savers has con? rmed that

  • MP Q1-18#63 IT & BIG DATA
into the vessel’s operation and performance.)
    Mar/Apr 2018 - Maritime Logistics Professional page: 63

    IT & BIG DATA into the vessel’s operation and performance. sel’s performance through a ship performance monitor (SPM), To reduce costs even further, Høglund also has the ability to combining fuel consumption, power consumer data, and ves- analyze 90% of issues remotely and fnd the root cause of the sel

  • MN Mar-18#46  spends most of its 
time in Alaskan waters. The original)
    March 2018 - Marine News page: 46

    above Ulmatec’s range. The F/T Northern Glacier, built in 1983, is still running at full capacity. Based out of Seattle, it spends most of its time in Alaskan waters. The original Exhaust Economizer is still on board, contributing to signi? cant fuel savings. Separately, the Norwegian Coast Guard NoCGV

  • MN Mar-18#41  Reliant, at least in Alaskan waters, competes against)
    March 2018 - Marine News page: 41

    ,’ YAN- The last part is especially important. That’s because the MAR has already lived by those tenets for more than a cen- Cape Reliant, at least in Alaskan waters, competes against tury. It was YANMAR founder Magokichi Yamaoka who an i