Crowley launches deck barge 455-4

Crowley has christened and launched its newest heavy-lift series deck barge 455-4 at Gunderson Marine Shipyard in Portland, Oregon.

Offshore staff

JACKSONVILLE, Florida -- Crowley has christened and launched its newest heavy-lift series deck barge 455-4 at Gunderson Marine Shipyard in Portland, Oregon.

The vessel's first assignment will be hauling a Parker Drilling rig. Following that assignment, it will be turned over to a major energy company for work on the world's largest land-based rig in Alaska's North Slope at Satellite Drilling Island (SDI), the company says.

04/01/2009

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