VIRGINIA

  • General
    • Vessel Name : VIRGINIA
    • Operator : WEEKS MARINE, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : Tugboat
    • Vessel Type : Tugboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 1440
  • Location
    • City : NEW YORK
    • STATE : NY
  • Capacity
    • Net Tonnage : 59
  • Size
    • Register length : 65.7 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 24 Feet
    • Overall Length : 65.7 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 24 Feet
    • Load draft : 9.5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 8 Feet
    • Height : 40 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 1979
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 609007

WEEKS MARINE, INC.

  • Area of Operation : EAST COAST AND GULF COAST
  • Principal Commodity : CONTRACTING MATERIALS

WEEKS

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DAN G

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

DAVID P.

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

SUSAN L

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

ALEXANDRA

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

BILL M

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CANDACE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CAROLYN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

CHRISTOPHER

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DAVE V

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DON CARLOS

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DON DAVID

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ED H

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ELIZABETH

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

GERARD D

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

JOSEPH P

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KATHERINE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KATHLEEN

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KATIE

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

KRISTY LAUNCH

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

LESLIE D

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

MARTY C

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

RICK H

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROBERT

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROBERT B

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

ROBERTA G

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SHELBY WEEKS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

THOMAS

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

TREVOR

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

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