BRIDGEBUILDER VII

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BRIDGEBUILDER VII
    • Operator : AMERICAN BRIDGE MANUFACTURING
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 170
  • Location
    • City : CORAOPOLIS
    • STATE : PA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 48
  • Size
    • Register length : 25.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 25.6 Feet
    • Overall Length : 25.6 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 25.6 Feet
    • Load draft : 4.3 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4 Feet
    • Height : 19 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1999
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1154238

AMERICAN BRIDGE MANUFACTURING

  • Area of Operation : GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY AND MISSISSIPPI RIVER SYSTEM
  • Principal Commodity : STRUCTURAL STEEL AND CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT AND MATERIALS

BRIDGEBUILDER III

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRIDGEBUILDER IV

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRIDGEBUILDER IX

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRIDGEBUILDER V

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRIDGEBUILDER XI

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ABD

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BAR-GCM

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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