EL CONQUISTADOR

  • General
    • Vessel Name : EL CONQUISTADOR
    • Operator : CROWLEY PUERTO RICO SERVICES, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Other Barge
    • Vessel Type : RO-RO Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : JACKSON- VILLE
    • STATE : FL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 7856
    • Full Load Capacity : 10512 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 580 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 105 Feet
    • Overall Length : 580 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 105 Feet
    • Load draft : 11.1 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 70 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1978
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 597404

CROWLEY PUERTO RICO SERVICES, INC.

  • Area of Operation : DELAWARE BAY; ST JOHNS RIVER; JAX FL; SAN JUAN HARBOR; PUERTO RICO; ST THOMAS BAY VIRGIN ISLAND
  • Principal Commodity : CONTAINERED GOODS & CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS

EL REY

  • Type : RO-RO Barge
  • Construction : Steel

FORTALEZA

  • Type : RO-RO Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LA PRINCESA

  • Type : RO-RO Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LA REINA

  • Type : RO-RO Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MIAMI

  • Type : RO-RO Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SAN JUAN

  • Type : RO-RO Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TMT JACKSONVILLE

  • Type : RO-RO Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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