LESLIE GEISMAR

  • General
    • Vessel Name : LESLIE GEISMAR
    • Operator : EQUIPMENT CHARTERING CO., INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1650
  • Location
    • City : BAY ST. LOUIS
    • STATE : MS
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 127
  • Size
    • Register length : 66.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26 Feet
    • Overall Length : 70 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 26 Feet
    • Load draft : 8.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8.5 Feet
    • Height : 47 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1975
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 568126

EQUIPMENT CHARTERING CO., INC.

  • Area of Operation : LMR BATON ROUGE, LA TO VENICE, LA; GIWW BATON ROUGE, LA TO PORT ARTHUR, TX (INCLUDES P.A.R.); UMR CAIRO, IL TO VENICE, LA; GIWW PORT ARTHUR, TX TO PANAMA CITY, FL; TOMBIGBEE, TENN-TOM, TENNESSEE AND OHIO RIVERS
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING

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