DONALD C.

  • General
    • Vessel Name : DONALD C.
    • Operator : KINDRA LAKE TOWING, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2400
  • Location
    • City : CHICAGO
    • STATE : IL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 130
  • Size
    • Register length : 89 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 29 Feet
    • Overall Length : 95 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 29 Feet
    • Load draft : 11.7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 9.6 Feet
    • Height : 16 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 1975
    • Year : 1975
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 290119
    • REBLT : *

KINDRA LAKE TOWING, INC.

  • Area of Operation : CHICAGO AND VICINITY: CALUMET RIVER, CAL SAG CHANNEL, CHICAGO SANITARY AND SHIP CANAL AND LAKE MICHIGAN
  • Principal Commodity : PUSHING BARGES

BUCKLEY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ELLIE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MORGAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OLD MISSION

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HMT

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

IM

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KLT

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TMS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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The Man Behind the 'Jones Act'

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U.S. Revives Cold War Submarine Spy Program to Counter China

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US Court Revives Lawsuit Against Royal Caribbean Over Toddler's Death

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