R. J. PFEIFFER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : R. J. PFEIFFER
    • Operator : MATSON NAVIGATION COMPANY
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Containership (Specialized)
    • Vessel Type : Containership
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 33680
  • Location
    • City : SAN FRANCISCO
    • STATE : CA
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 15054
    • Full Load Capacity : 21500 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 673.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 105.8 Feet
    • Overall Length : 713.6 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 105.8 Feet
    • Load draft : 40 Feet
    • Light Draft : 24 Feet
    • Height : 156 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1992
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 979814

MATSON NAVIGATION COMPANY

  • Area of Operation : PACIFIC COAST, HAWAII, GUAM AND FAR EAST PORTS
  • Principal Commodity : VEHICLES, PACKAGE AND BULK FREIGHT, LUMBER, CONTAINER CARGO, SUGAR AND MOLASSES

KAUAI

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

LIHUE

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

LURLINE

  • Type : Container / Vehicle / Trailer (RO-RO) Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

MAHIMAHI

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MANOA

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MANUKAI

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MANULANI

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MATSONIA

  • Type : Container / Vehicle / Trailer (RO-RO) Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

MAUI

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAUNALEI

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MAUNAWILI

  • Type : Containership
  • Construction : Steel

MOKIHANA

  • Type : Container / Vehicle / Trailer (RO-RO) Carrier
  • Construction : Steel

HALEAKALA

  • Type : Container Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MANA

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MAUNA KEA

  • Type : Container Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MAUNA LOA

  • Type : Container Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WAIALEALE

  • Type : Container Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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