Website Information Alexandria, Va.:, . also tracks the previous names that are tracked in, so if you click on a link and you don't see the name of the ship you're researching, click on "NAME" within the ShipVault results and you'll find the name you're researching as a previous name for the vessel in question. contains data on over 300,000 vessel names, along with information about fleets, companies, shipping statistics, and more.