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Vessel Characteristics

File Description(s):
Vessel Company Summary and Vessel Characteristics -
T.S. Operator File / Volume 2: Vessel Company Summary
T.S. Vessel File / Volume 3: Vessel Characteristics from the
Waterborne Transportation Lines of the United States

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Download in comma delimited (.txt)
Download in dbase format (.dbf)
Download in excel format (.xls)
Archived Reports 2010-2001

Vessel Company Summary and Vessel Characteristics from the Waterborne Transportation Lines of the United States (WTLUS)

Abstract
U.S. companies with vessels available for operation or in commercial operation on U.S. waterways, harbors and channels.

Mode
Water

Source of Data
Vessels available for operation or in operation as of 31 Dec 11. (includes updates through the publication date of 30 Oct 2012) as published in the Waterborne Transportation Lines of the U.S. - Volumes 1,2, & 3.

Sponsoring Organization
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Navigation Data Center, Waterborne Commerce Statistics Center.

Attributes
Geographic Coverage of Data: U.S. Inland and Coastal Waterways
Update Frequency: Annual
Data quality/accuracy: WCSC relies on the good faith of the companies submitting the data.
Number of Records:
File Size:
18,768 kbytes (total for all vessel .dbf files)
14,315 kbytes (total for all vessel .txt files)and
9,449 kbytes (total for all vessel .xlsx files)
File Format: ASCII Comma Delimited,dBase, and xls
File names:

\wtlus\data\
tsop11.txt



selfpr11.txt
towb11.txt
dryop11.txt
drycv11.txt
deck11.txt
otdbrg11.txt
tankbg11.txt
tsvs11.txt

volume 2 file:
Vessel Company Summary

volume 3 files:
Self-Propelled Vessels
Towboats
Open Dry Cargo Barges
Covered Dry Cargo Barges
Deck Barges
Other Dry Cargo Barges
Tank Barges
V
essel Charecistics

\wtlus\dbf\
tsop11.dbf


selfpr11.dbf
towb11.dbf
dryop11.dbf
drycv11.dbf
deck11.dbf
otdbrg11.dbf
tankbg11.dbf
tsvs11.dbf

\wtlus\xls\
tsop10.xlsx


selfpr11.xlsx
towb11.xlsx
dryop11.xlsx
drycv11.xlsx
deck11.xlsx
otdbrg11.xlsx
tankbg11.xlsx
tsvs11.xlsx

Maximum Characters per Record: tsop - 1000; all other files - 202
Media: CD, disk, tape, hardcopy


Contact for Additional Information:
Waterborne Commerce Statistics Center
PO BOX 61280
New Orleans, LA 70161-1280
Point of Contact:
WCSC (504) 862-1426 or (504) 862-1441
FAX (504) 862-1423

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