CHAMPION

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CHAMPION
    • Operator : MCCULLEY, JOHN W.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1000
  • Location
    • City : FORT PIERCE
    • STATE : FL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 58
  • Size
    • Register length : 66 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 22.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 69.3 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 22.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7 Feet
    • Height : 40 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1966
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 506725

MCCULLEY, JOHN W.

  • Area of Operation : ICW, ATLANTIC COASTAL WATERS, ATLANTIC/GULF - OKEECHOBEE WATERWAY AND GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

ELIZABETH ANNE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

REGINA T.

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUMMER STAR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

D

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MOBRO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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