VALERIE B

  • General
    • Vessel Name : VALERIE B
    • Operator : DUROCHER MARINE, A DIVISION OF KOKOSING CONSTRUCTION CO., INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1600
  • Location
    • City : CHEBOYGAN
    • STATE : MI
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 81
  • Size
    • Register length : 67.2 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 20 Feet
    • Overall Length : 71 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 20 Feet
    • Load draft : 7 Feet
    • Light Draft : 7 Feet
    • Height : 30 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1981
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 638560

DUROCHER MARINE, A DIVISION OF KOKOSING CONSTRUCTION CO., INC.

  • Area of Operation : GREAT LAKES AND CONNECTING WATERWAYS
  • Principal Commodity : TOWING AND MARINE CONSTRUCTION

CHAMPION

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GENERAL

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOE VAN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

NANCY ANNE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

RAY DUROCHER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TIMMY V

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BIG

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

D

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KOKOSING 1

  • Type : Other
  • Construction : Steel

KOKOSING 2

  • Type : Other
  • Construction : Steel

KOKOSING III

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

KOKOSING IV

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

M

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MM

  • Type : Other
  • Construction : Steel

SAM II

  • Type : Other
  • Construction : Steel

News

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White House Says Orsted Remains 'Committed' to US Offshore Wind

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US Reviews of Gas-export Permits Slow Under Biden Administration

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US Approves Construction for Orsted's Ocean Wind Project off New Jersey

US Approves Construction for Orsted's Ocean Wind Project off New Jersey

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Biden Administration Approves Eighth US Offshore Wind Project

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COP28: US Cracking Down on Methane from Oil and Gas

COP28: US Cracking Down on Methane from Oil and Gas

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COP28 Puts Spotlight on Methane Pledges

COP28 Puts Spotlight on Methane Pledges

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Colonna's Shipyard's President & CEO Tom Godfrey to Retire. New CEO Named

Colonna's Shipyard's President & CEO Tom Godfrey to Retire. New CEO Named

Colonna's Shipyard said Wednesday that its President & CEO, Tom Godfrey, would retire effective December 31, 2023. Randall Crutchfield has been named to replace Godfrey as the company’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Crutchfield is currently Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer (COO).

Mack Boring Names Henkin COO

Mack Boring Names Henkin COO

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Tidewater Appoints Dick H. Fagerstal Chairman of the Board

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Retaining Gen Z in the Marine Industry

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While people in all generations measured themselves against eternal factors—fellow employees, family, their industry, etc.—Generation Z is fixated on measuring themselves against the world as seen through social media. Coaching them will help them begin to turn inward and measure success against their own goals. One of the keys to retaining your Gen Z workers will be in positively coaching them.