JOE B. WARD

  • General
    • Vessel Name : JOE B. WARD
    • Operator : FLOWERS, J. RUSSELL, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1550
  • Location
    • City : NEW ORLEANS
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 131
  • Size
    • Register length : 70 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 28 Feet
    • Overall Length : 70 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 28 Feet
    • Load draft : 8 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8 Feet
    • Height : 40 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2011
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1231040

FLOWERS, J. RUSSELL, INC.

  • Area of Operation : INLAND WATERWAYS
  • Principal Commodity : CHARTERS TO OTHERS

PGM

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RF

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

AEP

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

FMT

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

HB

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HD

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

IN

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JPF

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MEM

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CHARLOTTE ROUSH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LAURA RODGERS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MATT LAGARDE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY CHALLENGER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY CRUSADER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY EXPLORER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY FIRST

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY FOREVER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY GLORY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY GOAL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY GUIDE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY JOURNEY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY LEGEND

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY PRIDE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY PRIORITY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY QUEST

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY RUNNER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY SPIRIT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY STAR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY TEAM

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAFETY VOYAGER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ACL

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

B

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BV

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ES

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

FMTA

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

FRI

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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