BRIDGEBUILDER XI

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BRIDGEBUILDER XI
    • 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 : 10
  • Size
    • Register length : 25.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 25.6 Feet
    • Overall Length : 25.6 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 25.6 Feet
    • Load draft : 5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 19 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2004
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1176743

AMERICAN BRIDGE MANUFACTURING

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

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