KRISTIN J.

  • General
    • Vessel Name : KRISTIN J.
    • Operator : GILLEN, EDWARD E., COMPANY
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 800
  • Location
    • City : MILWAUKEE
    • STATE : WI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 40
  • Size
    • Register length : 52.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 19.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 52.6 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 20 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5 Feet
    • Height : 27 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1963
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 291991

GILLEN, EDWARD E., COMPANY

  • Area of Operation : LAKE MICHIGAN AND LAKES AND RIVERS IN THE VICINITY OF GREEN BAY, WI TO GARY, IN
  • Principal Commodity : VARIOUS SIZED STONE AND CRUSHED SLAG

BEACH BUILDER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SCOW

  • Type : Other
  • Construction : Steel

SCOW NO.

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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