A recently formed company is rolling out a multi-patented, innovative new system for deploying boom around oil spills that promises a much quicker reaction time, with substantial savings possible in… Read More
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.
DuPont Personal Protection, a division of Dupont, announced on September 10 the winners of the sixth annual DuPont Kevlar Glove Innovation Awards. As the industrial workplace continues to evolve, hand… Read More
Thordon Bearings recently announced that it has updated its TG100 seal installation requirements to facilitate cost-effective installation at all shipyards with the release of new instructional videos. Shipyard staff can… Read More
Becker Marine Systems continues to provide advanced rudder solutions to the inland waterways market with the introduction of its “Late Separation” high lift flap rudder profile. This design is being… Read More
One of the biggest success factors for a port operator is efficient loading and unloading of a ship’s cargo. Based on experience of its own ships’ long retention period at… Read More
PASS Security has been providing commercial and industrial security solutions in the St. Louis area since 1969. The marine and terminal segment is a big and growing part of its… Read More
When Jon Mihalic’s last cable crane operator retired recently, he knew the time had come to also retire the aging Manitowoc 4000 crane from his barge dock. “You can’t find… Read More