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.
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
The COVID-19 virus is affecting a lot of businesses. But Tom Spalj wants customers to know that his company, Big Bags USA, is up and ready for business. “I’m sitting… Read More
With the drastic increase in COVID-19 cases, the USNS Comfort was recently deployed to New York to provide relief for land-based hospitals that were over capacity and struggling to keep… Read More
Harken Towing, a western Canada-based workboat company with operations along the Fraser River, is converting its vessels’ tailshaft bearings to RiverTough following the success of the Thordon bearing system aboard… Read More
Transport Systems & Products Inc., which serves the specialized transportation, commercial and recreational marine industries, has introduced the Power Hoss self-propelled modular transporter (SPMT). Manufactured in Germany by Scheuerle, this… Read More