BRUCE WOOD

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BRUCE WOOD
    • Operator : CASHMAN EQUIPMENT CORP.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Open Dry Cargo Barge
    • Vessel Type : Open Hopper Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : HOUMA
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 341
    • Full Load Capacity : 1250 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 220 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 54 Feet
    • Overall Length : 220 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 54 Feet
    • Load draft : 11.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
    • Height : 14 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1992
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 985369

CASHMAN EQUIPMENT CORP.

  • Area of Operation : GULF OF MEXICO; U. S. EAST COAST; CHESAPEAKE BAY AND CARIBBEAN
  • Principal Commodity : CHARTERS TO OTHERS

CMC

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JMC

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MISS HANNAH

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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