BETTY R. GAMBARELLA

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BETTY R. GAMBARELLA
    • Operator : OFFSHORE EXPRESS, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 3600
  • Location
    • City : HOUMA
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 141
  • Size
    • Register length : 90 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 28 Feet
    • Overall Length : 90 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 28 Feet
    • Load draft : 13.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 13.6 Feet
    • Height : 37 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1974
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 562590

OFFSHORE EXPRESS, INC.

  • Area of Operation : GULF OF MEXICO
  • Principal Commodity : OIL FIELD EQUIPMENT

AUGER EXPRESS

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

BRAZOS EXPRESS

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

HELM EXPRESS

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

HURRICANE EXPRESS

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

LIGHTNING EXPRESS

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

MR. HARLAN JR.

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

TORNADO EXPRESS

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

TYPHOON EXPRESS

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

CAPT BILL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MR. GILBERT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OFFSHORE KING

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHESTER TRADER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MALANA

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

OT&T

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PICTOU TRADER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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