KYGER CREEK

  • General
    • Vessel Name : KYGER CREEK
    • Operator : PHIL'S TOWING CO., INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 410
  • Location
    • City : PITTSBURGH
    • STATE : PA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 18
  • Size
    • Register length : 42 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 14.3 Feet
    • Overall Length : 42 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 14.3 Feet
    • Load draft : 4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
    • Height : 24 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1954
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 268784

PHIL'S TOWING CO., INC.

  • Principal Commodity : CHARTERS TO OTHERS

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