ALBERT C

  • General
    • Vessel Name : ALBERT C
    • Operator : ILLINOIS MARINE TOWING, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 700
  • Location
    • City : LEMONT
    • STATE : IL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 44
  • Size
    • Register length : 61.2 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 18 Feet
    • Overall Length : 61.2 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 18 Feet
    • Load draft : 5.7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5.2 Feet
    • Height : 15.1 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1971
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 537179

ILLINOIS MARINE TOWING, INC.

  • Area of Operation : CHICAGO, IL TO CAIRO, IL; ALSO, LAKE AND RIVER HARBORS IN VICINITY OF CHICAGO, IL
  • Principal Commodity : PET COKE, SAND

AGGIE C

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHANNAHON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

EILEEN C

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LEMONT TRADER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY C

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MIDWEST PRIDE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WILLIAM C

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

WINDY CITY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

IMT

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RCI

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RMT

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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