CITY OF GALVESTON

  • General
    • Vessel Name : CITY OF GALVESTON
    • Operator : TARGA TRANSPORT, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Liquid Tank Barge (Double Hull)
    • Vessel Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : HOUSTON
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 1251
    • Full Load Capacity : 991 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 210.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 44.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 210.1 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 44.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 8.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3.5 Feet
    • Height : 16 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1960
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 282474

TARGA TRANSPORT, LLC

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND GULF COAST INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY OF LOUISIANA, MISSISSIPPI AND TEXAS
  • Principal Commodity : LIQUEFIED GASES - PROPANE BUTANE, PROPYLENE, BUTYLENES AND BUTADIENE

UTE

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

APACHE

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

ARROWHEAD

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

CHEROKEE

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Single Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

CHEYENNE

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

CHICKSAW

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

CHOCTAW

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

CITY OF CORPUS CHRISTI

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

CITY OF MOBILE

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

CITY OF NEW ORLEANS

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

CITY OF ST. MARKS

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

COMANCHE

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

CREEK

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

NATCHEZ

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

OSAGE

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

PUERTO LA CRUZ

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Single Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

SEMINOLE

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

SHOSHONE

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

SIOUX

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

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