HERBERT P. BRAKE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : HERBERT P. BRAKE
    • Operator : DMC MARINE
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 800
  • Location
    • City : ALBANY
    • STATE : NY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 42
  • Size
    • Register length : 60 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 18.6 Feet
    • Overall Length : 60 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 18.6 Feet
    • Load draft : 8.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7 Feet
    • Height : 15.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1994
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1024813

DMC MARINE

  • Area of Operation : LONG ISLAND SOUND, NEW YORK HARBOR, HUDSON RIVER, THE KILLS, NEWARK BAY AND ALBANY, NY TO BRIDGEPORT, CT TO BOSTON, MA THROUGHOUT NYS CANAL SYSTEM
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING, SCRAP METAL, AGGREGATES AND DREDGE SPOILS

CHEYENNE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CROW

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EMPIRE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ALBANY

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARBARA A

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LITTLE WILLIE

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SMM

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SUE P.

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

VERONICA EVELYN

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

VIRGINIA C

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WITTE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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