PHYLLIS E

  • General
    • Vessel Name : PHYLLIS E
    • Operator : ECHO TOWING SERVICE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1000
  • Location
    • City : HOUSTON
    • STATE : TX
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 89
  • Size
    • Register length : 61.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 23.9 Feet
    • Overall Length : 61.1 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 23.9 Feet
    • Load draft : 8.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8 Feet
    • Height : 40 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1983
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 664199

ECHO TOWING SERVICE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : INTERCOASTAL; HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL; BUFFALO BAY; CEDAR BAYOU AND SAN JACINTO RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING DRY CARGO (STEEL AND GRAIN) AND CHEMICALS

CAPT. TOM ECHOLS SR.

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

NITA E

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RHONDA E.

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

TOMMY E

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

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Chevron Completes Testing of New Marine Cylinder Oil meeting MAN ES’ Category II Spec

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Update: Israel Blames Iran for Tanker Attack that Killed Two

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MAN ES, UGS Make Joint Decarbonization Commitment

MAN ES, UGS Make Joint Decarbonization Commitment

Following a meeting during the 2022 Posidonia trade fair in Athens, MAN Energy Solutions and the Union of Greek Shipowners (UGS) announced their mutual commitment to a policy of decarbonization, especialy in regard to the testing and development of alternative fuels and, more generally, the maritime value chain.

Oil Tanker Docks at Libya’s Es Sider Port Despite Blockade

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Shell Marine Receives NOL from MAN ES for Shell Alexia 40 XC

Shell Marine Receives NOL from MAN ES for Shell Alexia 40 XC

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Partners Aim to Develop Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Technology for Ships

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Chevron Oil Gains Unique Approval for MAN Engines

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Protesters Stop Oil Tanker Loading at Libya's Hariga

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