COOL BOB

  • General
    • Vessel Name : COOL BOB
    • Operator : BOYER TOWING, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : KETCHIKAN
    • STATE : AK
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 317
    • Full Load Capacity : 500 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 120 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 45 Feet
    • Overall Length : 120 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 45 Feet
    • Load draft : 5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
    • Height : 8 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1994
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1022103

BOYER TOWING, INC.

  • Area of Operation : PUGET SOUND; ALASKA AND PACIFIC COASTS
  • Principal Commodity : GENERAL FREIGHT AND LOGS

ALISON H

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BILLIE H

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRENDA H

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DIANE H

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EDITH OLSON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GGK

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

GRETCHEN H

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HALLE H

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JENNIFER H

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KIRSTEN H

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LOIS H

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MAIA H

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NORMA H

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SONJA H

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

AFOGNAK

  • Type : RO-RO Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BAINBRIDGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CALLAPOOYA

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

EGLON

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HUNTER BAY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KLINKWAN

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KOOTZNAHOO

  • Type : RO-RO Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KP

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KUMTUX

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LITTLE BOYER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MADISON BAY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MISTER ED

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

PORPOISE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SEABECK

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

THLINGIT

  • Type : Carfloat (Railroad Car Barge)
  • Construction : Steel

AIR SNIPE

  • Type : Undefined
  • Construction : Wood

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US Coast Guard Cutter Docks in Japan After Shipboard Fire

US Coast Guard Cutter Docks in Japan After Shipboard Fire

A fire-stricken U.S. Coast Guard cutter docked in Yokosuka, Japan Tuesday for inspection and possible repairs days after an onboard blaze left five crew members with minor injuries.Black smoke was reported on the cutter Waesche (WMSL 751) at 5:18 p.m. (local time) on Sunday while the ship was on deployed within the U.S. 7th Fleet's area of operations, the Coast Guard said.

All Known Fires Extinguished Aboard USS Bonhomme Richard

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Firefighters Evacuated from Listing USS Bonhomme Richard

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Wabtec to Supply Engines for Marad's NSMV Fleet

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Merchent Named CEO of VT Halter Marine

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