MISSISSIPPI MARINE SERVICES

  • Engineering District : Mobile
  • TSO Series Number : TS-4 Transportation Lines on the Mississippi River System and the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway
  • Area of Operation : BAYOU LABATRE OR MOBILE ALABAMA TO CAMERON, TEXAS
  • Vessels
    • Pushboat : 1
    • Tugboat : 1
    • Deck Barge : 1
    • Vessels List : BOLD EAGLE, OYSTER, CMS
  • Address
    P. O. BOX 717 PASS CHRISTIAN MS 39571
  • Contact
    • Phone : 228-363-0880
P. O. BOX 717 PASS CHRISTIAN MS 39571

Managed Vessels

BOLD EAGLE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OYSTER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CMS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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