MARIA T

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MARIA T
    • Operator : LAFARGE BUILDING MATERIALS, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Covered Barge
    • Vessel Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : RAVENA
    • STATE : NY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 8865
    • Full Load Capacity : 20863 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 420 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 80 Feet
    • Overall Length : 420 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 80 Feet
    • Load draft : 27.6 Feet
    • Light Draft : 5.7 Feet
    • Height : 63.6 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1982
    • EQUIP2 : PUMPS; BOOMS
    • EQUIP1 : ELECTRIC CEMENT
    • Coast Guard Number : 649301

LAFARGE BUILDING MATERIALS, INC.

  • Area of Operation : HUDSON RIVER, NEW YORK HARBOR, ATLANTIC COAST, LONG ISLAND SOUND, CAPE COD CANAL, BOSTON HARBOR, NEW HAVEN HARBOR, NEWARK BAY, C&D CANAL, DELAWARE & CHESAPEAKE BAYS, WILMINGTON (NC) HARBOR, ST. JOHN'S AND SAVANNAH RIVERS
  • Principal Commodity : BULK CEMENT

ADELAIDE

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  • Construction : Steel

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  • Construction : Steel

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  • Construction : Steel

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