Tug & Barge Services

Tug Services

 
Ship Docking
Barge Movements
Vessel Assist

 

Barge Services

 
Cargo Transport
Sewage Transport
Potable Water Transport
Submarine Support
Spud Work
Stiff Leg – 30 ton

Little Brutus

Very solid little tug with great abilities. The bow rubber extends well into the water, making it great for dredge tending and pushing low barges. 

Vessel Specifications

Length                                           42

Beam                                          14.7′

Draft                                             6.5′

Speed                                 8.5 knots

Engines                        

           Twin 350 hp Detroit Diesel                (500 hp total)

Auxiliary Power         

            5500 kW generator

Electronics

GPS                Chartplotter

Rada       36 nautical mile 

Depth Sounder            Yes

# of VHF’s                        2

Emergency Equipment 

MOB Equipment

– Life Sling recovery system 

First Aid Kit

– Fully stocked (exceeds industry standard) 

Fire Fighting 

– (2) portable fire extinguishers

– Diesel powered pump

Distress Signals

– (6) red flares

– Air horn

– Bell

    Cape Henry Express

    This is the newest vessel in our fleet and was named after Gary’s wife, Shirley, voted on from a list of names given from the crew. This is a brand new, state of the art “truckable” style tug. 

    Vessel Specifications

    Length                                         25.7

    Beam                                          15.7

    Draft                                                6′

    Speed                                   8 knots

    Engines                        

        Twin John Deere 6135 – 425 hp                (850 hp total)

    Electronics

    GPS                Chartplotter

    Rada       36 nautical mile 

    Depth Sounder            Yes

    # of VHF’s                        2

    Emergency Equipment 

    MOB Equipment

    – Life Sling recovery system 

    First Aid Kit

    – Fully stocked (exceeds industry standard) 

    Fire Fighting 

    – (2) portable fire extinguishers

    Distress Signals

    – (3) red flares

    – (3) orange smoke signals

    – Electric / Air horn

      CHLS – 313

      Vessel Specifications

      Length                                  78

      Beam                                    29

      Draft                                      6′

      Cargo Space                        78′ x 25′

      Sewage Capacity                44,362 gallons

      Potable Water Capacity     31,725 gallons 

      Deck Load Capacity           350,000 lbs

      Spud Depth                          44′