KUPARUK RIVER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : KUPARUK RIVER
    • Operator : CROWLEY MARINE SERVICES, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1095
  • Location
    • City : PRUDHOE BAY
    • STATE : AK
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 50
  • Size
    • Register length : 64 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 27 Feet
    • Overall Length : 64 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 27 Feet
    • Load draft : 5.7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5.7 Feet
    • Height : 40 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1970
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 526290

CROWLEY MARINE SERVICES, INC.

  • Area of Operation : PUGET SOUND, ALASKA, HAWAII AND WORLDWIDE
  • Principal Commodity : GENERAL FREIGHT AND TOWING

OILER NO

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

ADVENTURER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

AKU

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

AVIK

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BULWARK

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DEFENDER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ENSIGN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

EXPLORER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GUARDIAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GUARDSMAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

HUNTER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

INVADER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JUDY SNOW

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KAVIK RIVER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MONITOR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NAVIGATOR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

OCEAN PATHFINDER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PATRIARCH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PIONEER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

POINT THOMPSON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RANGER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SAG RIVER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SEA BREEZE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SEA HORSE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SEA PRINCE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SEA VOYAGER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SENTINEL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SENTRY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SIKU

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

STALWART

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TOOLIK RIVER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

WARRIOR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ARCTIC ENDEAVOR

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BARGE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

BC

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NO

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

VMS

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

EEK

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

NAPAMUTE

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

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Stranded Grains Ships to Be Towed Free from Rosario

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Barge Operations Cleared to Resume on the Lower Mississippi

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More Than 1,000 Barges Backed Up on Lower Mississippi River

More than 1,000 barges were backed up on the lower Mississippi River on Friday, according to the U.S. Coast Guard, while traders anxiously awaited an update on the shutdown of a portion of the waterway that is critical to U.S. crop exports.The Coast Guard on Tuesday stopped all traffic on the river near Memphis, Tennessee, after a fracture was discovered in the Hernando DeSoto Bridge

Barge Traffic Backs Up Near Memphis Amid Mississippi River Closure

Barge Traffic Backs Up Near Memphis Amid Mississippi River Closure

More than 700 barges are delayed on the lower Mississippi River on Thursday after a structural crack in the Hernando de Soto Bridge prompted the U.S. Coast Guard to halt vessel traffic on a portion of the crucial trade artery.The Coast Guard restricted all vessel traffic between mile markers 736 and 737 on the Mississippi River near Memphis after the Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT)

Vessels Queue After Mississippi River Closed Near Memphis

Vessels Queue After Mississippi River Closed Near Memphis

Towing vessels and barges are lining up near Memphis, Tenn. after a significant structural crack discovered on the I-40 Hernando de Soto Bridge bridge led the U.S. Coast Guard to halt vessel traffic in the area.At least 16 vessels with a total of 229 barges are waiting to transit in either direction after vessel traffic was restricted between mile markers 736 and 737 on the Lower Mississippi

Stolt Tankers Develops Unique Shallow-draft Tanker for BASF

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Digital Twins:  Rivers, Oceans, Harbors Recreated

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Historic Dredging Unlocks the  Might of the Mississippi

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River Dance: Grounding Triggers Breakaway Barges

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Ingram Barge to Acquire Cheryl K and San Jacinto River Fleet

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