Built in 2015, by Rodriguez Shipbuilding Incorporated of Coden, Alabama (hull #314) as the James E. Brown Thomas J. Brown and Sons Incorporated of Staten Island, New York.
Powered by to Caterpillar C32 diesel engines. With Twin Disc reduction gears at a ratio of 5.46:1. Turning two 79(in) by 66(in), fixed pitch propellers. For a rated 1,000 horsepower.
The tug's capacities are 27,000 gallons of fuel, 5,000 gallons of fresh water, 350 gallons of lube oil, and 350 gallons of clutch oil.