TAKOTNA RIVER

  • General
    • Vessel Name : TAKOTNA RIVER
    • Operator : ALASKA LOGISTICS
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Other RO-RO Cargo (General Cargo)
    • Vessel Type : RO-RO Vessel
    • Construction : Aluminum
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 900
  • Location
    • City : BETHEL
    • STATE : AK
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 33
    • Full Load Capacity : 41 Short ton
  • Size
    • Register length : 74 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 21 Feet
    • Overall Length : 74 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 21 Feet
    • Load draft : 4 Feet
    • Light Draft : 3 Feet
    • Height : 34.6 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1968
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1159276

ALASKA LOGISTICS

  • Area of Operation : SEATTLE, WA TO SEWARK, AK, TO WESTERN, AK; INCLUDING: BETHEL, NOME, KOTZEBUE, SERVING VILLAGES ON THE KUSKOKWIM & YUKON RIVERS
  • Principal Commodity : CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT & MATERIALS, MODULAR HOUSING UNITS, PACKAGED FOOD STUFFS, PIPES & FITTINGS, CONTAINERS, MISC. CONTAINERS AND HOUSEHOLD GOODS

KAKTOVIK II

  • Type : General Cargo Freighter
  • Construction : Aluminum

SEA HAWK

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

FISH HAWK

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BRITTNEY MOE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KUSKO KATE

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LILY

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LOGISTICS PROVIDER

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MADISON ROSE

  • Type : Open Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

NIXON

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TAKOTNA

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

TULUKSAK

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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