BLESSED SACRAMENT

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BLESSED SACRAMENT
    • Operator : MARQUETTE TRANSPORTATION GULF INLAND
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2800
  • Location
    • City : NEW ORLEANS
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 225
    • Full Load Capacity : 100 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 116 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 30 Feet
    • Overall Length : 116 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 30 Feet
    • Load draft : 10.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 9 Feet
    • Height : 37 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 2006
    • Year : 2006
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 263098
    • REBLT : *

MARQUETTE TRANSPORTATION GULF INLAND

  • Area of Operation : INLAND AND WESTERN RIVERWAYS OF LOUISIANA; MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND THE GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAYS
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING SALT, COAL AND ROCK

AUDREY PEARSON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

AVE MARIA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BLESSED TRINITY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CORPUS CHRISTI

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CRISTO SANTO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DANNI SUE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

EMMANUEL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

EMS EXPRESS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

FATHER PAT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

FATHER SEELOS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GINNY HOWELL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GOOD SHEPHERD

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

HOLY CROSS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

HOLY ROSARY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

J A WAED

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JEREMY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOANNE MARIE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOHN 3:16

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOSHUA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KRISTIN ALEXIS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LADY OF FATIMA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LADY OF GUADALUPE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LADY OF LOURDES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LADY OF PROMPT SUCCOR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LAUREN ELIZABETH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARLENE ELLIS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY KAY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS ROSLYN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NATIVITY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PAIGE GERTRUDE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PARACLETE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RANDY ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RAY ECKSTEIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

REDEEMER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

REPENTANCE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RESURRECTION

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RISEN SAVIOUR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROSS SALVAGGIO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SACRED HEART

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAINTE MARIE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SALVATION

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAMANTHA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAVIOUR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SEADRIFT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. ANDREW

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. CHARLES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. ELMO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. JOSEPH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. JUDE THADDEUS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. PADRE PIO

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. PAUL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. PEREGRINE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. RITA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. THERESE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ST. THOMAS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

STEVE RICHOUX

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUSAN FRANCES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TAYLOR MARIE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

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