Home Search Links About Us Updates TBI Store Login
KUPARUK WIND

Built in 1970, by Colberg Boat Works Incorporated of Stockton, California as the Kuparuk River for Crowley Marine Services Incorporated of San Francisco, California.

In 2019, the tug was acquired by the Cook Inlet Tug and Barge Company of Anchorage, Alaska. A subsidy of Foss Marine Holdings of Seattle, Washington. Where she was renamed as the Kuparuk Wind.

She is a triple screw towboat, rated at 1,095 horsepower.


  • Vessel Name: KUPARUK WIND
  • USCG Doc. No.: 526290
  • Vessel Service: TOWING VESSEL
  • Trade Indicator: Coastwise Unrestricted, Registry
  • Call Sign: WBN4379
  • Hull Material: STEEL
  • Ship Builder: COLBERG, INC.
  • Year Built: 1970
  • Length: 64
  • Hailing Port: ANCHORAGE, AK.
  • Hull Depth: 5.7
  • Hull Breadth: 27
  • Gross Tonnage: 105
  • Net Tonnage: 50
  • Previous Vessel Owners:
    CROWLEY MARINE SERVICES INC