NICHOLAS L.

  • General
    • Vessel Name : NICHOLAS L.
    • Operator : SO. CAL. SHIP SERVICES
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Offshore Support Vessel
    • Vessel Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1800
  • Location
    • City : LOS ANGELES
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 67
    • Full Load Capacity : 99 Short ton
    • Passenger Capacity : 50
  • Size
    • Register length : 100 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 21.7 Feet
    • Overall Length : 100 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 21.7 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 6.5 Feet
    • Height : 23 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 2006
    • Year : 2006
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 562749
    • REBLT : *

SO. CAL. SHIP SERVICES

  • Area of Operation : LOS ANGELES AND LONG BEACH HARBOR AREA
  • Principal Commodity : CREW, SHIP STORES (GOODS, LAUNDRY, ETC.)

ALAN T.

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

CAPT. T. LE

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

ISABEL L.

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

KENNETH CARL

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

LUKE

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

MAKO

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

MARLIN

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

PATRICK

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

PETER MAC

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

RYAN T

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

TIMBERWOLF

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

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