MARGARET D

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MARGARET D
    • Operator : LS MARINE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 600
  • Location
    • City : ST. PAUL
    • STATE : MN
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 25
  • Size
    • Register length : 45.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 16.5 Feet
    • Overall Length : 45.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 16.5 Feet
    • Load draft : 4.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4.5 Feet
    • Height : 22 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1963
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 291298

LS MARINE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : DREDGED MATERIAL

ANGELA KAY

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRAND MARIE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JILLIAN RAE

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

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VisuDREDGE: Visualizing the Dredging Process

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US Invests Nearly $10 Million to Advance Marine Energy

US Invests Nearly $10 Million to Advance Marine Energy

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Schottel to Provide Full Propulsion Packages for Edda Wind's New CSOVs

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