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"Mame Faye"

Tug "Mame Faye"

"Mame Faye" Custom Built in-house for shallow draft operation. The "Mame Faye's" features an Upper Station that provides enhanced visibility over high tows , Flanking Rudders for exceptional backing control and a closed cooling system for operation in ice and turbid water. She is uniquely suited for shifting barges in and around Bridge, Dam and Lock and Dredge Sites.

Vessel Particulars

  • Dimensions LOA 25' Beam 10'
  • Minimum Air Draft 14'-0"
  • Minimum Operational Draft 3'-6"
  • Main Engine Detroit 6-71 265hp
  • Tankage
    • Fuel Oil 1200 gallons
    • Hydraulic Oil 60 gallons
  • Electronics
    • VHF Radio
    • Sitex Radar 4kw
    • Apelco Recording Fathometer
    • Mobile Telephone



  • Equipment
    • Hydraulic Winch Face Wires
    • Towing Hawser
    • Gate Lines
    • 3" Portable Dewatering Pump
    • Hydraulic Power Supply


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