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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