AGS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : AGS
    • Operator : CARGO CARRIERS
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : MINNEAPO- LIS
    • STATE : MN
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 764
    • Full Load Capacity : 1554 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 200 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 35 Feet
    • Overall Length : 200 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 35 Feet
    • Load draft : 13 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2002
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1122859

CARGO CARRIERS

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER SYSTEM
  • Principal Commodity : COAL, GRAIN, SALT AND MISCELLANEOUS COMMODITIES

CC

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PATHFINDER I

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SHOW-ME-STATE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

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