The Yangtze Maritime Safety Authorities have this week adopted a new strategy for supervising the movement of 79 different dangerous goods in bulk on the Yangtze.
Bodewes Binnenvaart BV and QaGroup have developed a new concept for an inland shipping vessel using only LNG as fuel.
US tank barge operator Kirby Corporation has entered into an agreement to purchase the assets of Allied Transportation and two affiliated companies.
US tank barge operator American Commercial Lines (ACL) has purchased eight 20,000-bbl tank barges from SeaRiver Maritime, a subsidiary of ExxonMobil.
US Tank barge operators in the US market, as well as vessel manufacturers and other domestic shippers, are riding a wave of rising demand and coming up with new ways to serve the market
Tank barge operator Kirby Corporation has purchased the coastwise tank barge fleet of fellow operator Seaboats for $42.3m.
Kirby Corp has completed the acquisition of K-Sea Transportation Partners.