E. FRAKES

  • General
    • Vessel Name : E. FRAKES
    • Operator : MASSMAN CONSTRUCTION CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 150
  • Location
    • City : ST. LOUIS
    • STATE : MO
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 31
  • Size
    • Register length : 64.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 16.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 64.1 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 16.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7 Feet
    • Height : 19.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1933
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 232993

MASSMAN CONSTRUCTION CO.

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER SYSTEM
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS

AL GOULT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BILL O'DONLEY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BILL STAHL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BILOXI II

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DUTCHMAN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

FRANK PITZ

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JESS WOOLDRIDGE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KAY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KEITH JACOBSON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

L. P. WRIGHT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MAC II

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RAY PENSRUM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RON C

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SKIP

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CB

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MCC

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

N

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

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Close Call: US Coast Guard Rescues 12 as Bonnie G Ro-Ro Ship Runs Aground

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$754M Ship Repair Contract Awarded

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SECNAV Visits Bayonne Dry Dock

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