LUCKY D

  • General
    • Vessel Name : LUCKY D
    • Operator : NORFOLK TUG CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 2600
  • Location
    • City : NORFOLK
    • STATE : VA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 103
  • Size
    • Register length : 86 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 27.9 Feet
    • Overall Length : 86 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 27.9 Feet
    • Load draft : 13 Feet
    • Light Draft : 11.5 Feet
    • Height : 46 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1970
    • EQUIP1 : TOWING WINCH
    • Coast Guard Number : 528453

NORFOLK TUG CO.

  • Area of Operation : NORFOLK HARBOR AND INTERCOASTAL WATERWAY
  • Principal Commodity : PUSH BARGES

CAPTAIN D

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ELLIE J

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JACK HOLLAND

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JULIE ANNE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

LORETTE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

PATHFINDER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROBERT BURTON

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TAFT BEACH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BERKLEY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GILMERTON

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NTC

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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SHI to Pay $75m in Fine: US Justice Dept

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