PORT ALLEN

  • General
    • Vessel Name : PORT ALLEN
    • Operator : WEBER MARINE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Dry Cargo Deck Barge
    • Vessel Type : Flat / Deck Barge
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
  • Location
    • City : CONVENT
    • STATE : LA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 88
    • Full Load Capacity : 300 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 80.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 26.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 80.1 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 26.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 3.2 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.5 Feet
    • Height : 7.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1980
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 625485

WEBER MARINE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER BETWEEN NEW ORLEANS AND BATON ROUGE, LA
  • Principal Commodity : STORES AND PARTS TO SHIPS; PASSENGERS TO AND FROM SHIPS; BARGE FLEETING

ALI-MANGO

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

BAD BILL

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

COASTAL

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

DANNY G

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

EXPRESS

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

INSPECTOR II

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

KATRINA

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

MARIE

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

MISS ESTER

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

MISS LAUREN

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

MISS MONICA II

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

MISS RACHEL

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

PAPA JOE

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

RIP RUNNER

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

RITA

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

TOM

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

WESLEY S

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

WILD WES

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

CAJOLE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GOOG-E

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JO ANNA

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

JO-REE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KAY T

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MAR G

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MAR-LO

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

MISS GINGER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GRANDVIEW

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

REL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WBF I

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WM

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WMCS I

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WMCS II

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WMI

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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