CAP'N SAM

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CAP'N SAM
    • Operator : GATEWAY TOWING
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Open Dry Cargo Barge
    • Vessel Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : NEW HAVEN
    • STATE : CT
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 750
    • Full Load Capacity : 6000 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 240 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 66 Feet
    • Overall Length : 240 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 66 Feet
    • Load draft : 14.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2.5 Feet
    • Height : 25 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2004
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1165214

GATEWAY TOWING

  • Area of Operation : U. S. ATLANTIC AND GULF COASTS AND THEIR TRIBUTARIES
  • Principal Commodity : BULK SAND, SCRAP METAL AND ROLLEN STEEL COILS, BEAMS AND AGGREGATES

BRIDGEPORT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

C. ANGELO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CONNECTICUT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LYMAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NAVIGATOR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OUTRAGEOUS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BULKMASTER

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CARGOMASTER

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

G. T. COAST TRADER

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

G.T. 1500

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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