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MARINE PEARL

Built in 1970, by Universal Iron Works of Houma, Louisiana (hull #94) as the Kyloe for Tidewater Marine Services of New Orleans, Louisiana.

In 1997, the tug was acquired by the OL Kirkpatrick Company of Houston, Texas. Where she was renamed as the Marine Pearl.

In 2004, she was acquired by Cummings Marine Company of Memphis, Tennessee. Where the tug retained her name.

In 2005, the tug went out of documentation. Her current, and or final disposition is unknown. She was a twin screw tug, rated at 900 horsepower.


  • Vessel Name: MARINE PEARL
  • USCG Doc. No.: 0527355
  • Vessel Service: TOWING VESSEL
  • Trade Indicator: Coastwise, Unrestricted Registry
  • Call Sign: WYZ2303
  • Hull Material: STEEL
  • Hull Number: 94
  • Ship Builder: UNIVERSAL IRON WORKS
  • Year Built: 1970
  • Length: 46.8
  • Hull Depth: 6.4
  • Hull Breadth: 18
  • Gross Tonnage: 50
  • Net Tonnage: 34
  • Previous Vessel Names:
    Kyloe, Marine Pearl
  • Previous Vessel Owners:
    Tidewater Marine Services Inc., MARINE TRANSPORT CO OF TEXAS, CMS OF MPHS INC, CMS OF MPHS INC, CMS OF MPHS INC, CMS OF MPHS INC, CMS OF MPHS INC, CMS OF MPHS INC, CMS OF MPHS INC, CMS OF MPHS INC, CMS OF MPHS INC, CMS OF MPHS INC