KAREN W.

  • General
    • Vessel Name : KAREN W.
    • Operator : HOT ENERGY SERVICES, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 300
  • Location
    • City : HOUMA
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 24
  • Size
    • Register length : 49.2 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 15.2 Feet
    • Overall Length : 49.2 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 15.2 Feet
    • Load draft : 6.4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6 Feet
    • Height : 20 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1958
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 276181

HOT ENERGY SERVICES, INC.

  • Area of Operation : LAKES, BAYS AND SOUNDS IN SOUTH LOUISIANA
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

ANDREA P

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAPT. JIM

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY ANNE MC

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS LUCY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MS. AVA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MS. SUZANNE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PATTY L

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

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