JIM

  • General
    • Vessel Name : JIM
    • Operator : HAYS TUG & LAUNCH SERVICE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : CHESTER
    • STATE : PA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 100
    • Full Load Capacity : 800 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 110 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 34 Feet
    • Overall Length : 110 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 34 Feet
    • Load draft : 4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
    • Height : 10 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1944
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1137036

HAYS TUG & LAUNCH SERVICE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : ATLANTIC OCEAN (FROM DELAWARE BAY TO FALL RIVER, MA); DELAWARE RIVER, CHESAPEAKE AND DELAWARE CANALS, MARCUS HOOK, PA - JAMES RIVER, NORFOLK AND HOPEWELL, VA
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

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  • Construction : Steel

BIG DADDY

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  • Construction : Steel

GRAPE APE

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  • Construction : Steel

HIGH ROLLER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PURPLE HAYS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HUGH

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TOMMY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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Market Signals Fast Rebound in Floating Production Orders

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VIDEO: After Modest 2020, the Years 2021 and 2022 Could Be 'Pretty Good' for FPS Orders

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Floating Production Systems Market Bounces Back on Recovering Oil Prices

Floating Production Systems Market Bounces Back on Recovering Oil Prices

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U.S. Designates Already Sanctioned Russian Ship as Helping to Build Nord Stream 2 Pipeline

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The Biden administration on Friday identified a Russian ship and a company it believes are helping to build the Nord Stream 2 pipeline, but the entities had already been sanctioned by the Trump administration and the project's opponents in Congress said the move would do little to halt work on it.

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