WATERWAYS TOWING & OFFSHORE, INC.

  • Engineering District : Mobile
  • TSO Series Number : TS-4 Transportation Lines on the Mississippi River System and the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway
  • Principal Commodity List : TOWING, DECK CARGO
  • Area of Operation : GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY AND MISSISSIPPI RIVER SYSTEM -- BLACK WARRIOR, TOMBIGBEE RIVERS -- ALABAMA RIVER
  • Vessels
    • Pushboat : 2
    • Vessels List : MISSY, WILLIAM LEE
  • Address
    P. O. BOX 1821 MOBILE AL 36633-1821
  • Contact
    • Phone : 251-438-5240
P. O. BOX 1821 MOBILE AL 36633-1821

Managed Vessels

MISSY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WILLIAM LEE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

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