Accession Number : ADA121619


Title :   Transportation Lines on the Mississippi River System and the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway; Transportation Series 4; 1980.


Descriptive Note : Current vessel data as of 31 Dec 80.


Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS FORT BELVOIR VA WATER RESOURCES SUPPORT CENTER


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a121619.pdf


Report Date : May 1982


Pagination or Media Count : 406


Abstract : This annual revision of Transportation Series 4 contains information on the vessel operators and their American flag vessels operating or available for operation on 31 December 1980 on the Mississippi River System and the Gulf Intercoastal Waterway in the transportation of freight and passengers. General ferries, floating equipment used in construction work such as dredges, piledrivers, and flats; fishing vessels; and recreational craft are not included. The names of the vessel operators are listed alphabetically in Table 1. Each line carries Engineer District number and the name and business address of the operator. Table 2 lists the operators in alphabetical sequence and describes each vessel operated by indicating its net register tonnage, register and overall lengths, register and overall breadths, draft (both loaded and light), horsepower, carrying capacity in short tons or units of cargo and number of passengers, heights of fixed superstructures, cargo handling equipment, vessel operating base, and year built or rebuilt. Table 3 lists the type of service, principal commodities carried, the points or localities, and waterways between which or upon which the services are conducted.


Descriptors :   *TRANSPORTATION , COASTAL REGIONS , INDUSTRIES , COMMERCE , CORPORATIONS , SPECIFICATIONS , MARINE TRANSPORTATION , TABLES(DATA) , MERCHANT VESSELS , DIRECTORIES , MISSISSIPPI RIVER , BARGES , TUGBOATS , MEXICO GULF , INLAND WATERWAYS


Subject Categories : Marine Engineering


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE