AMERICAN BRIDGE MANUFACTURING

  • Engineering District : Pittsburgh
  • TSO Series Number : TS-4 Transportation Lines on the Mississippi River System and the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway
  • Principal Commodity List : STRUCTURAL STEEL AND CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT AND MATERIALS
  • Area of Operation : GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY AND MISSISSIPPI RIVER SYSTEM
  • Vessels
    • Tugboat : 6
    • Deck Barge : 6
    • Vessels List : BRIDGEBUILDER III, BRIDGEBUILDER IV, BRIDGEBUILDER IX, BRIDGEBUILDER V, BRIDGEBUILDER VII, BRIDGEBUILDER XI, ABD, BAR-GCM, JO
  • Address
    2000 AMERICAN BRIDGE WAY CORAOPOLIS PA 15108
  • Contact
    • Phone : 412-631-3068
2000 AMERICAN BRIDGE WAY CORAOPOLIS PA 15108

Managed Vessels

BRIDGEBUILDER III

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRIDGEBUILDER IV

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRIDGEBUILDER IX

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRIDGEBUILDER V

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRIDGEBUILDER VII

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRIDGEBUILDER XI

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ABD

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BAR-GCM

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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