Vessel Owner/Operator: United StatesArmy Corps of Engineers – Rock Island District
Vessel Builder: Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Panama City, Fl.
Project Delivery Team: USACE Marine Design Center and Rock Island District
Vessel Certification: American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) Class “A1, Barge, River Service, Reinforcement B.”
Mission: Stow maintenance gate modules and enable erection of complete gate leafs for temporary installation in lock chambers to facilitate service gate repairs on the Mississippi and Illinois rivers.
Length Overall: 300'-4"
Hull Depth: 10'-0"'
Draft: 6 ’-0”
Year Built: 2007
(4) Deck Winches: Nabrico –DF 156-40-18-M
(2) 480V 3-phase Shore Power Service Connections
Special Feature: (400) Gate Tie Down Assemblies
Special Feature: (10) Gate Stowage Pads