Vessel Owner: United States Army Corps of Engineers
Project Delivery Team: USACE Marine Design Center and Nashville District
Vessel Operation Team: USACE Nashville District - Operations Division
Builder: Conrad Shipyard, LLC
Vessel Certification: American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) Classification for Maltese Cross A-1 Barge, River Service, Reinforcement "B". Crane Service is annotated in column "5".
Length Overall: 255'
Hull Depth: 10'-0"
Lightship Weight: 1002 Long tons (w/o crane)
Fuel Capacity: 25,000 Gallons
Potable Water: 5,000 Gallons
Spuds: (4) Top-entry, 45' LOA
Barge is outfitted with a machine shop containing overhead crane, drill press, lathe, band saw, vertical mill, and fabrication/welding area. Also contains day room and locker room for crew.
Machinery & Equipment:
Electrical power plant: 2 Cummins generator sets, set up to deliver 170 kw at 0.8 pf 480 volt, 60hz, 1800 rpm. Barge also has potable water, fuel oil, lube oil, waste oil, bilge and ballast systems