BROWN GULF

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BROWN GULF
    • Operator : BROWN WATER MARINE SERVICE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 600
  • Location
    • City : ROCKPORT
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 33
  • Size
    • Register length : 47.7 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 18.6 Feet
    • Overall Length : 47.7 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 18.6 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.2 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6.2 Feet
    • Height : 24.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1978
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 593805

BROWN WATER MARINE SERVICE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY OF THE STATES OF TEXAS AND LOUISIANA
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING AND PASSENGERS

BROWN BAYOU

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

BROWN COVE

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

BROWN CREEK

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

BROWN HARBOR

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

BROWN RIVER

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

BROWN BAY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN CANAL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN LAKE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN SEA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN TIDE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER I

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER II

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER III

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER IV

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER IX

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER V

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER VI

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER VII

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER VIII

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER X

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER XI

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROWN WATER XII

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BWM

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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Hornbeck Offshore Services to Complete Ultra-High-Spec MPSVs After Legal Settlement

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Biden’s Offshore Wind Target Slipping Out of Reach as Projects Struggle

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US Offshore Wind Sector Faces Key Test After Weak Gulf Auction

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Low Interest Shown in US' First Gulf of Mexico Offshore Wind Auction

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Only one of three available areas was sold during the United States' first ever offshore wind lease sale in the Gulf of Mexico on Tuesday.The auction, held by the Interior Department's Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) offered up three sites for offshore wind development, including one in Louisiana (Lake Charles) and two in Texas (Galveston I and II).

Iran's Navy Unveils New Vessels Equipped with 600-kilometer-range Missiles

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Bunker Fuel Contamination Hits US Gulf Coast

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US Navy Says It Prevented Iran from Seizing Tankers in Gulf

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