Innovative companies are constantly coming out with new products and services to help the inland barge industry operate more safely and economically. You’ll find our coverage here.
Thordon Bearings Inc. reports that the safe-return-to-port function of the company’s TG100 emergency shaft seal prevented an Ohio River towboat from sinking following a catastrophic shaft failure. On the evening… Read More
Taylor Machine Works Inc., has announced a new model to its material handling equipment portfolio. The new XHRS-1000 is purpose-built to handle containers in the unique lift situations that barge… Read More
Great ideas can come from anywhere. A field team member’s understanding of the physical exertion required to operate a ratchet handle, while seeing value in the older, spoked, hand wheel… Read More