LA FORCE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : LA FORCE
    • Operator : MARTIN MIDSTREAM PARTNERSHIP, LLC
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 5100
  • Location
    • City : HOUSTON
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 128
  • Size
    • Register length : 116.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 35 Feet
    • Overall Length : 116.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 35 Feet
    • Load draft : 18 Feet
    • Light Draft : 17 Feet
    • Height : 58.8 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1974
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 555374

MARTIN MIDSTREAM PARTNERSHIP, LLC

  • Area of Operation : INLAND WATERS, LAKES, BAYS AND SOUNDS
  • Principal Commodity : DIESEL FUEL #2, LUBE OILS AND WATER

ANNE BLAKE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ANNIE JEANNE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

BROOKE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

C. R. TALEN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

CPL JACOB C LEICHT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DANI MAYES

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

HERNDON R

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JEANIE G

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JO ANN EDWARDS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOEL SMITH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LCPL PHILLIP C. GEORGE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LORI JOHNSON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARIE C

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARTIN ADMIRAL

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARTIN CAPTAIN

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARTIN CHALLENGER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARTIN EXPLORER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARTIN EXPRESS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARTIN NAVIGATOR

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY EDWARDS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARY ROBERTS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MONICA MEANS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ORION

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

PIC

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TEETER MENARD II

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TERRY CONNER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TERRY FONTENOT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TEXAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

W O WATSON

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

M

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

MARGARET SUE

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

MF

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

MGM

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

MMLP

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

PONCIANA

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

POSEIDON

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

TTT

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

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