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Saluting The Captains, 2021

Each February in The Waterways Journal, we take the opportunity to feature a few of the captains who helm towboats and tugs on the rivers. From harbor boats to line-haul vessels, these are the true ‘Masters’ of the industry.

Our featured captains this year are:

Capt. David Barchie, ACBL

Capt. Chad Fielder, Campbell Transportation Company Inc.

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Capt. Jayson Grimes, Blessey Marine Services

Capt. Tom Hanes, Upper River Services

Capt. Chris Harvey, Great Lakes Dredge & Dock

Capt. Mike Porter, Imperial River Transport

Capt. Ronnie Stevens, LA Carriers

Capt. Bretford Wildrick, Parker Towing Company

To see all of this year’s profiles, as well as those from previous years, click here.