LADY LA FON

  • General
    • Vessel Name : LADY LA FON
    • Operator : DIAMOND SERVICES CORP.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 900
  • Location
    • City : MORGAN CITY
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 90
    • Full Load Capacity : 133 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 66 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 24 Feet
    • Overall Length : 70 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7 Feet
    • Height : 35 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1981
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 644058

DIAMOND SERVICES CORP.

  • Area of Operation : INLAND WATERS AND GULF OF MEXICO FROM BROWNSVILLE, TX TO FLORIDA
  • Principal Commodity : EQUIPMENT / TOWING

JOHN AB

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

KRISTIN GRACE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

LISA ANN

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

MARY GRACE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

MELISA

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

MISS GRACIE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

MISS JULIE

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

MR. D

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

MR. MEL

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

MR. STEPHEN

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

PAULA KAY

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

RIG RUNNER

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Steel

WALLACE GLENN

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

MR. GLENN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MR. SCOTT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

DIAMOND

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DIAMOND JIM

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

HOR

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MM II

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

SF

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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