FRED R. MCKENZIE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : FRED R. MCKENZIE
    • Operator : DUBUQUE BARGE & FLEETING SVC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 730
  • Location
    • City : DUBUQUE
    • STATE : IA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 46
  • Size
    • Register length : 46.2 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 20 Feet
    • Overall Length : 46.2 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 20 Feet
    • Load draft : 5.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5.6 Feet
    • Height : 26 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1980
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 623246

DUBUQUE BARGE & FLEETING SVC.

  • Operating Name : NEWT MARINE SERVICE CO.
  • Area of Operation : WESTERN RIVERES
  • Principal Commodity : MARINE CONSTRUCTION SAND, ROCK & EQUIPMENT

BURL JOE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. NEWT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CLEVA LEE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DARCEE LANE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ELLEN MARIE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JAMES FARIS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LADY POTASA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NEBRASKA CITY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

SUNFLOWER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TIGRE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CMT

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NMS

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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