POPS

  • General
    • Vessel Name : POPS
    • Operator : MISSISSIPPI LIME CO.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Covered Barge
    • Vessel Type : Covered Hopper Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : VICKSBURG
    • STATE : MS
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 705
    • Full Load Capacity : 1600 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 200 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 35 Feet
    • Overall Length : 200 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 35 Feet
    • Load draft : 9 Feet
    • Light Draft : 2 Feet
    • Height : 16 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1998
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1223048

MISSISSIPPI LIME CO.

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER SYSTEM
  • Principal Commodity : HYDRATE LIME AND QUICK LIME

F

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LLG

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

VTC

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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