PERE MARQUETTE

  • General
    • Vessel Name : PERE MARQUETTE
    • Operator : PERE MARQUETTE SHIPPING
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : LUDINGTON
    • STATE : MI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 3413
    • Full Load Capacity : 5700 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 389.2 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 58.2 Feet
    • Overall Length : 407 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 58.6 Feet
    • Load draft : 19.1 Feet
    • Light Draft : 10 Feet
    • Height : 48 Feet
  • Other
    • Rebuilt year : 1998
    • Year : 1998
    • EQUIP2 : EXCAVATR,PAYLOAD
    • EQUIP1 : 80' BOOM,HITACHI
    • Coast Guard Number : 240326
    • REBLT : *

PERE MARQUETTE SHIPPING

  • Area of Operation : GREAT LAKES
  • Principal Commodity : DRY BULK: GRAVEL & AGGREGATES; IRON & STEEL PRODUCTS; WOOD PRODUCTS AND PROJECT CARGOES

UNDAUNTED

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

News

Workboat Report: The U.S. Workboat ($33.8B) Market

Workboat Report: The U.S. Workboat ($33.8B) Market

The U.S. towing and tug business is 5,500 boats, more than 31,000 barges with an estimated total impact on U.S. GDP of $33.8 billion.“At a macro level, the bigger ships are causing downward pressure on the ship assist business because there are fewer ship calls given the increased capacity of these vessels.

Towboat Sinks in the Mississippi River

Five crewmembers have been rescued from a towing vessel that sank in the Mississippi River near Laplace, La., Thursday, the U.S. Coast Guard said.At approximately 3 p.m Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report that the St. Rita, owned and operated by Marquette Transportation Company, sank on the right descending bank on the Mississippi River.