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The boats you see below are currently out working. If you are interested in one of them please give us a call, it may be finishing up its job soon.
Work Boat for Sale: MB Repair One, Located Catlettsburg, Ky. 40 x 16 x 6, Operating draft fully loaded 4' 6", recently rebuilt single screw 6-71 GM Diesel (230 HP @ 2100 RPM), Alison gear 2 1/2" shaft & 3 blade bronze 38" x 28" wheel, Detroit diesel 3-53 Lima Generator 30 KW, 220 amp, 3 Phase, New 100 amp power service, new hydraulic steering (no power required), 40,000 pound deck capacity, 3 1/2 ton pedestal crane with 20' reach with all new hydraulic system, current OSHA inspection certificate 11/02/12, USCG inspection OCT 12, all USCG equipment remains with the boat, (1) Miller Bobcat 225 AC/DC gas power welding machine with 10,000 watt generator, (1) electric stationary air compressor with 60 gallon tank, fuel cap 740 gallons. This boat is in operation daily and can be dry docked easily. Owners have asked Paducah Barge to sell this one. 
A construction boat that may be operated by unlicensed master as the boat carries a worksite exclusion.
Tow Boat for Sale or Lease: 1968 Humboldt 46 x 18 x 4.5, 800HP, Twin Cummins 855's, Twin discs gears 4.13:1 ratio, USCG UTV Decal Issued September 2012 ,Replaced Port Main Engine May 2011, Replaced Starboard Main Engine July 2012,Installed new generator February 2011, New Turbo Charger January 2010. 

Tow Boat for Sale: 1973 twin screw with Cummins 855 engines, twin disc 6:1 ratio, flanking rudders, rebuilt generator, fresh paint. A nice boat. Asking 225k. In Mobile, Alabama

​Towboat for sale: 1960 Humboldt, 800 HP, 46 x 18 x 5, The main engines are Cummins NTA855-M rated at 400HP each. They have roughly 6100 hours on each of them since the COMPLETE rebuilds. The gearbox is a MG509 twin disc 3:1. The fuel capacity is 1700 gallons. The hydraulics can be run off of the port engine or via generator.The generator has 7238 hrs on it. The wheels are in good shape and have rock guards installed. (2) extra gearboxes and (2) extra wheels. Great running boat, currently working in KY. Asking 265k.

For Sale or Lease: 25'3" x 14' x 5' Truckable: twin Detroit Diesel 6-71NA engines rated at 238 hp each with water cooled exhaust manifolds, overhauled 2015, twin disc 2.43:1, wheel house eye level 18ft above water line, 300 gallon fuel tank, freshly blasted painted, new diesel generator. Come and get it!​

Towboat for Lease:  1000 HP,twin screw fresh water boat, KTA 19’s have 3000 hours, new generator, new compressors, remodeled pilot house and galley. It’s a great shoving boat with perfectly matched wheels. Will lease for $600 per day. Located on the UMR.

NEW TRUCKABLE TOWBOAT FOR LEASE: 25'3"x14'x5', 600 HP, twin screw, with John Deere 6068AFM85 engines, ZF 2.91:1 transmissions, 34"x18" x 4 blade bronze propellers.Designed to be trucked with minimum reassembly. 
Towboat for Sale: 50 x 18 x 7, 800hp, twin Cummins 855's, twin disc 4.5:1, great hull, SS 46 x 38 props. Asking 385k in Houma, LA.
TOW BOAT FOR SALE OR LEASE: 1981 built by Gulfgate Shipyard , a twin screw with turbocharged Caterpillar Model 3406 engines, engines are rated at 400 HP when operated at 1800 rpm, and each drives a 4 bladed 60”x 48”. She has a nice galley, quarters, laundry, and is ready to go work, currently finishing up a new paint job. A great boat for a great price!

LUGGER TOWBOAT for sale, lease, or lease to own: 75' x 22' x 5'6" shallow water boat, 600 hp via twin Detroit 8-71's with 2:1 gears, NEW CROPPED HULL, NO BULL! Has a large work deck, quarters for two, nice accommodations, new radar, new AIS, the boat has been rebuilt from top to bottom. Its very nice and priced right! 260k
1000 HP twin screw towboat for sale: Complete rebuild completed in fall of 2016, 1976 Ortis build, 60x22, New Mitsubishi Mains S6A3 with less than 500 hours,Flanking Rudders, Fleet Deck, and Blasted and painted, New TD516 @ 6:1 Gears with New 60″ x 50″ SS Wheels, Like new 1/2″ bottoms. Available in NOLA. 525K OBO