SAM B

  • General
    • Vessel Name : SAM B
    • Operator : CATCOR SERVICES, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1160
  • Location
    • City : SAN JUAN
    • STATE : PR
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 95
  • Size
    • Register length : 72.1 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 23.6 Feet
    • Overall Length : 72.1 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 23.6 Feet
    • Load draft : 10.7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8.7 Feet
    • Height : 48 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1965
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 501786

CATCOR SERVICES, INC.

  • Area of Operation : PUERTO RICO, U. S. AND BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS, ST. DOMINGO AND DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
  • Principal Commodity : DIESEL FUEL, TURBO FUEL AND UNLEADED GASOLINE

ORLEANS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

VERONICA

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

News

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Harvey Gulf Announces New BoD

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Fire Engulfs Tourist Boat in Northwest Spain

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Paul “Chip” Jaenichen Joins Liberty Global Logistics

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