BAY-HOUSTON TOWING CO.

  • Engineering District : Galveston
  • TSO Series Number : TS-4 Transportation Lines on the Mississippi River System and the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway
  • Principal Commodity List : TOWING
  • Area of Operation : FREEPORT, GALVESTON AND CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL AND TEXAS CITY CHANNEL TO GULF OF MEXICO
  • Vessels
    • Tugboat : 15
    • Vessels List : ANDREW K, C. R. HADEN, CAPTAIN W. D. HADEN, CHLOE K, FRANCES E. HADEN, HADEN II, HARRIS II, HUNTER M, LEXIE M, MARK K, MATTHEW K, PHILIP K, W. D. HADEN II, WESLEY A, WILLIAM M
  • Address
    P. O. BOX 3006;2243 MILFORD HOUSTON TX 77253-3006
  • Contact
    • Phone : 713-529-3775
P. O. BOX 3006;2243 MILFORD HOUSTON TX 77253-3006

Managed Vessels

ANDREW K

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

C. R. HADEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPTAIN W. D. HADEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHLOE K

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

FRANCES E. HADEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HADEN II

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HARRIS II

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HUNTER M

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LEXIE M

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARK K

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MATTHEW K

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PHILIP K

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

W. D. HADEN II

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WESLEY A

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WILLIAM M

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

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