GAELIC TUGBOAT CO.

  • Engineering District : Detroit
  • TSO Series Number : TS-3 Transportation Lines on the Great Lakes System
  • Principal Commodity List : TOWING
  • Area of Operation : GREAT LAKES
  • Vessels
    • Tugboat : 3
    • Vessels List : PATRICIA HOEY, SHANNON, WILLIAM HOEY
  • Address
    P.O. BOX 707 LINCOLN PARK MI 48146
  • Contact
    • Phone : 313-841-9440
P.O. BOX 707 LINCOLN PARK MI 48146

Managed Vessels

PATRICIA HOEY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SHANNON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WILLIAM HOEY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

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