seagoing barge

seagoing barge

[′sē¦gō·iŋ ′barj]
(naval architecture)
A barge capable of sailing on the open sea.
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The topside was loaded from the construction quay in Vlissingen, The Netherlands, on a seagoing barge for transport to the Gulf of Gabes, 110 km offshore Tunisia in the Mediterranean.
With (pride) we witnessed the load-out operation of the Tombua Landana template on a seagoing barge for transport to Angola.
When you consider that the typical seagoing barge these days measures 300 feet long by about 75 feet wide, the advantage in capacity becomes quite clear.