GB II

  • General
    • Vessel Name : GB II
    • Operator : BROUSSARD BROTHERS, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Open Dry Cargo Barge
    • Vessel Type : Open Hopper Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : INTRACOAS- TAL CITY
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 200
    • Full Load Capacity : 500 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 120 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 30 Feet
    • Overall Length : 120 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 30 Feet
    • Load draft : 6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1 Feet
    • Height : 8 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1981
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1240144

BROUSSARD BROTHERS, INC.

  • Area of Operation : GULF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY -- HARVEY LOCKS -- PORT ARTHUR, TX
  • Principal Commodity : OIL FIELD MATERIAL

MR. PEDO

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

MR. WADE

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

ARLENE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BOBBIE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRANDI NICOLE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CATHY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHERYL ANN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JACKIE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LISA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS ANNE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS DANA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS TONI

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PEGGY ANN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SQUAW

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

UNCLE JOHN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

VANESSA RAE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BB

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GB I

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GB III

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GB IV

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GB V

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GB VI

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GEORGIA R.

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

HELEN S

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

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