BOYD GOLDING

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BOYD GOLDING
    • Operator : BOYD MARINE V, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2000
  • Location
    • City : VICKSBURG
    • STATE : MS
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 124
  • Size
    • Register length : 74 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 33 Feet
    • Overall Length : 74 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 33 Feet
    • Load draft : 9.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 9.5 Feet
    • Height : 40 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2006
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1183828

BOYD MARINE V, LLC

  • Area of Operation : ALL WESTERN RIVERS AND ICW
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

News

Back to the Drawing Board: Pondering Truths in Design

Back to the Drawing Board: Pondering Truths in Design

In producing a column for the Marine Design issue, I considered a number of subjects, but in starting to write about them, somehow my mind connected to “Beam is Cheap.” I have a faint memory of being made aware of this during a discussion of a ship design by a design luminary very early in my career, but I don’t remember who it was.