Built in 2021, by the Eymard Marine Construction Company of Harvey, Louisiana (hull #139) as the Kyle Smith for Maritime Partners LLC. of Metairie, Louisiana.
The tug was designed by Entech Design, based in Kenner, Louisiana.
Powered by two, Tier III compliant, Caterpillar C42 diesel engines. With Reintjes WAF 572L reduction gears. At a ratio of 7.091:1. Turning two, 76(in) by 66(in), fixed pitch propellers. She is a twin screw towboat rated at 2,000 horsepower.
The towing equipment consists of two, Patterson, 40 ton, electric winches mounted on the bow.