UNCLE BOB

  • General
    • Vessel Name : UNCLE BOB
    • Operator : AMERICAN MILLING, LP
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 330
  • Location
    • City : PEKIN
    • STATE : IL
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 48
  • Size
    • Register length : 46.6 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 16.1 Feet
    • Overall Length : 50 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 16.1 Feet
    • Load draft : 5.1 Feet
    • Light Draft : 4.5 Feet
    • Height : 21.5 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1956
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 273838

AMERICAN MILLING, LP

  • Area of Operation : ST. LOUIS TO NEW ORLEANS, LA
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING (CHARTERS TO OTHERS), GRAIN

ACO

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

APEX

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

ESJ

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GBL

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KAL

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KRH

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

CRAY

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

DM

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

REGGIE

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

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