Accession Number : ADA192195

Title :   Transportation Lines of the United States, 1983 - 1984.

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

Report Date : JUL 1985

Pagination or Media Count : 964

Abstract : This annual revision of Transportation Lines contains information of the vessel operators and their American flag vessels operating or available for operation on 1 May 1983 in the transportation of freight and passengers. 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 Coast Guard number, net register tonnage, VTCC (vessel type, construction and characteristics) 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 and waterways upon which and the location between which the services are conducted.

Descriptors :   *MARINE TRANSPORTATION, *MERCHANT VESSELS, CARGO, CARGO HANDLING, COMMERCE, COMMODITIES, PASSENGERS, TRANSPORTATION, UNITED STATES, INLAND WATERWAYS, FERRIES(WATER CRAFT), CORPORATIONS, CARGO SHIPS.

Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE