BROWN WATER VIII

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BROWN WATER VIII
    • Operator : BROWN WATER MARINE SERVICE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1000
  • Location
    • City : ROCKPORT
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 69
  • Size
    • Register length : 57.2 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 57.2 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6 Feet
    • Height : 37 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1977
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 584092

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 GULF

  • Type : Tugboat
  • 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 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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