ALABAMA

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ALABAMA
    • Operator : CRESCENT TOWING & SALVAGE CO., INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3200
  • Location
    • City : MOBILE
    • STATE : AL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 70
  • Size
    • Register length : 75.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 24 Feet
    • Overall Length : 87.2 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24.7 Feet
    • Load draft : 8.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8.6 Feet
    • Height : 28 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1963
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 293230

CRESCENT TOWING & SALVAGE CO., INC.

  • Area of Operation : MOBILE, AL - PORT OF MOBILE, INTERCOASTAL WATERWAY; NEW ORLEANS, LA - PORT OF NEW ORLEANS; MISSISSIPPI RIVER; INTERCOASTAL WATERWAY; SAVANNAH, GA - PORT OF SAVANNAH
  • Principal Commodity : HARBOR TOWING

ERVIN S COOPER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

FLORIDA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

G. SHELBY FRIEDRICHS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GEN. OGLETHORPE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GEORGIA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

J. K. MCLEAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LISA COOPER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LOUISIANA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARDI GRAS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARGARET F COOPER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MIRIAM WALMSLEY COOPER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISSISSIPPI

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NED FERRY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NEW ORLEANS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NOON WEDNESDAY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

POINT CLEAR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PORT ALLEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PORT HUDSON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PROVIDENCE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAVANNAH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TEXAS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ADMIRAL JACKSON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ANGUS R. COOPER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BULLDOG

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAVID J. COOPER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

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DOT Secretary Chao Announces Infrastructure Grants

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Sub M is here, now what?

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