Built in 1965, by Barker Barge Lines Incorporated of Lockport, Louisiana (hull #1) as the Frank Candies for the Otto Candies Company of Des Allemands, Louisiana.
The tug was later acquired by Tweed Towing Incorporated of Richmond, California. Where she was renamed as the Pacific Eagle.
In 1991, Tweed Towing was acquired by the Brix Maritime Company of Seattle, Washington. Its operations were merged into the Brix subsidiary Sea Coast Transportation Incorporated. Where the tug retained her name.
In 2007, the SeaCoast Transportation Company was acquired by the K-Sea Transportation Partnership of East Brunswick, New Jersey. Where the tug retained her name.
In 2011, the K-Sea Transportation Partnership was acquired by the Kirby Corporation of Channelview, Texas. Where the tug retained her name.
She is a twin screw tug, rated at 2,000 horsepower.