Commissioned July 2021

USACE Marine Design Center
Published Dec. 10, 2021
Photo shows a barge in a waterway

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Marine Design Center managed the construction of a dock barge for the USACE Kansas City District. The vessel was commissioned in July 2021.

Vessel Owner: USACE Kansas City District
Vessel Builder: Thoma-Sea Marine Constructors, LLC
Project Delivery Team: USACE Marine Design Center 
Vessel Operation Team: Gasconade Harbor Facility
Year Built and Classed: 2021
Vessel Certification: Maltese Cross ✠A-1 Barge, River Service Reinforcement ‘B.’”

Vessel Particulars, Equipment, and Special Features

  • Hull Length: 196’
  • Molded Beam: 35’
  • Hull Depth: 11’
  • Draft (Unloaded): 2’6”
  • Displacement: 58,000 lb.
  • Fuel Capacity: 500 Gal.
  • Max Air Draft: 44’
  • Freeboard: 8’6”
  • Breadth (Overall, Loading Ramp Raised): 46’
  • Barge Moving Winches: Wintech
  • Mooring Winches: Wintech
  • Ramp Winches: Wintech
  • Breasting Winches: Wintech
  • Generators: Northern Lights M40C3FR Tier III