EDWARD F ESCH

  • General
    • Vessel Name : EDWARD F ESCH
    • Operator : MARINE EXPRESS CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1800
  • Location
    • City : SAN FRANCISCO
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 66
    • Full Load Capacity : 97 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 6
  • Size
    • Register length : 85.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26 Feet
    • Overall Length : 85.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 26 Feet
    • Load draft : 10 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
    • Height : 45 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1981
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 639817

MARINE EXPRESS CO.

  • Area of Operation : SAN FRANCISCO BAY AND TRIBUTARIES; AND WEST COAST
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING AND PERSONNEL / STORES

AILINE ELIZABETH

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

JAMIE LEE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

JO ANN

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

LANA

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

MISS TAMMY

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

STEPHANIE LYNN

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

GWENDOLYN GRACE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARIN SUNSHINE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SOUTHERN CROSS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

THERESA MARIE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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