ORION MARINE CONSTRUCTION, INC. - DREDGING OPERATIONS

  • Engineering District : Galveston
  • TSO Series Number : TS-4 Transportation Lines on the Mississippi River System and the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway
  • Principal Commodity List : TOWING - DREDGING AND MARINE CONSTRUCTION
  • Area of Operation : INLAND WATERS OF THE UNITED STATES
  • Vessels
    • Pushboat : 1
    • Tugboat : 3
    • Vessels List : DANA ROBYN, JACK FISHER, LINDA FISHER, TOMMIE HICKS
  • Address
    BOX 108 PORT LAVACA TX 77979-0108
  • Contact
    • Phone : 361-552-6751
BOX 108 PORT LAVACA TX 77979-0108

Managed Vessels

DANA ROBYN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JACK FISHER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LINDA FISHER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TOMMIE HICKS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

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