BLAHA TOWING

  • Engineering District : Norfolk
  • TSO Series Number : TS-5 Transportation Lines on the Atlantic Gulf and Pacific Coasts
  • Principal Commodity List : BULK BARGING OF FERTILIZER DRY
  • Area of Operation : HOPEWELL, VIRGINIA - SHIP DOCKING HOPEWELL, VIRGINIA TO NORFOLK, VIRGINIA, JAMES RIVER, AND BARGING
  • Vessels
    • Tugboat : 2
    • Deck Barge : 1
    • Vessels List : ALFRED WALKER, HILL CARTER, BCT
  • Address
    3524 ARTHUR DRIVE SUFFOLK VA 23438
  • Contact
    • Phone : 757-627-6286
3524 ARTHUR DRIVE SUFFOLK VA 23438

Managed Vessels

ALFRED WALKER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HILL CARTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BCT

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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