DISCH CONSTRUCTION

  • Engineering District : 3
  • TSO Series Number : TS-5 Transportation Lines on the Atlantic Gulf and Pacific Coasts
  • Principal Commodity List : DREDGE SPOILS AND CONSTRUCTION DEBRIS
  • Area of Operation : NEW YORK HARBOR, LONG ISLAND SOUND AND SEA BRIGHT MUD DUMP
  • Vessels
    • Tugboat : 2
    • Deck Barge : 3
    • Dry Open Barge : 2
    • Vessels List : BEAR, LITTLE BEAR, ARTHUR KILL, KILL VAN KULL, RARITAN, SPUYTEN DUYVIL, STEPPING STONE
  • Address
    P. O. BOX 1412 SUMMIT NJ 07901
  • Contact
    • Phone : 908-273-3500
P. O. BOX 1412 SUMMIT NJ 07901

Managed Vessels

BEAR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LITTLE BEAR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ARTHUR KILL

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KILL VAN KULL

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RARITAN

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SPUYTEN DUYVIL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

STEPPING STONE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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