MS. JOY

  • General
    • Vessel Name : MS. JOY
    • Operator : GRAHAM, BARRY OIL SERVICE
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 4400
  • Location
    • City : FOURCHON
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 92
    • Full Load Capacity : 141 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 69
  • Size
    • Register length : 137.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 30 Feet
    • Overall Length : 152 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 30 Feet
    • Load draft : 7.3 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4.9 Feet
    • Height : 28 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1998
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1062000

GRAHAM, BARRY OIL SERVICE

  • Area of Operation : FRESHWATER BAYOU; HOUMA NAVIGATION CHANNEL; THEODORE INDUSTRIAL CANAL - MOBILE SHIP CHANNEL; I.C.W. - SURFSIDE, TX; AND GALVESTON - HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL - PORT FOURCHON, BAYOU LAFOURCHE
  • Principal Commodity : OIL FIELD SUPPLIES AND PERSONNEL

AMETHYST

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

BETTY G

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

CAPT. GLENN

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

CAPT. JOHN E. GRAHAM

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

CAPT. LEVERT

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

JOHN JACOB

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

JOSEPH G

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

MATT

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

MR. HENRY

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

MR. LANNIE

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

MR. SEAMAN

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

MR. VICK

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

MS JILL

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

MS. JESSICA

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

MS. KRISTIE

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

MS. PEARL

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

MS. TAMI

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

MS.MARY

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

WARREN G

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

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