If 2020 didn’t bring enough excitement for us all, a pink barge is adding some color and cancer awareness to Van Buren, Arkansas. The barge, called BIG HOPE 1, brings awareness to cancer research, and is sailing to Five Rivers Distribution in Van Buren for Christmas. There is always hope that one day there will…

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  Our custom solutions employ architectures and technologies developed over years of experience providing solutions that solve your specific needs. From ad-hoc utilities to a large ERP handling all aspects of your business, we’ve got you covered.   We’ve spent years honing in on and building skills for the technologies that provide the most flexibility…

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Since 1978, the Hickman-Fulton County Riverport has served as the only public port on the east side of the Mississippi River in Kentucky.  This port is located on the lower Mississippi at mile 922 in the Elvis J. Stahr Harbor, with no locks south of St. Louis, Missouri, creating a distinct advantage regarding waterborne shipping…

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  Innovate your organization with InnoBarge   Innobarge LLC is a training and development company.  The company offers training programs in advanced project and program management.  Innobarge “practices what it preaches” by developing innovative port and shipping methods of the future.  Container on barge is a targeted initiative. To “barge” ahead – Move forcefully forward with intent. Born of business…

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MISSISSIPPI RIVER VICINITY OF SOUTHWEST PASS, PASS A LOUTRE & SOUTH PASS (UPDATE)   NOTICE NUMBER: MVN 20-199 / MVN 20-164-1 EFFECTIVE: 9/7/20 thru 11/30/20   Reference Navigation Bulletin No. 20-164, dated 2 September 2020, stating that the U.S. Government Contract Cutterhead Dredge RS WEEKS will be working at the Head of Passes (mile 0),…

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What started as a common initiative of three major barging companies in 2005 is now an organization called MarineNet. MarineNet’s purpose is to facilitate the initiative on electronic business standards within the marine industry. MarineNet’s vision is to reduce overall operational cost in the marine industry by achieving marine industry and enterprise-wide integration of business…

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AMENDMENT – Navigation Notice 11378-2, MVN 20-33 SUBAQUEOUS STONE PLACEMENT Mississippi River Mile 242.3 AHP LDB   Notice Number: 12584 /  11378-3 Local Number:  MVN 20-33 Effective: Immediately thru 08/28/2020 10:00 CDT Reference Navigation Bulletin No. 20-33, dated 24 February 2020, stating that work by a U.S. Government Contractor placing subaqueous stone at approximate mile…

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Continental Heavy Civil Corp is a Heavy Civil and Marine contractor with a specialty in: Marine Construction Shoreline Protection Dredging (Hydraulic and Mechanical)   Our management team has over 50 years of cumulative experience in our fields of expertise with offices in Miami, Jacksonville, Savannah, Brunswick, Virginia, and Puerto Rico.   Our team’s varied talents allow us to…

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At Fenstermaker, we believe in building strong, long-term partnerships. We offer a unique combination of services to assist state and federal agencies in developing smart solutions to complex contemporary challenges. Experienced in collaborating with many types of organizations and government agencies, we understand the requirements and goals of public work. From procurement to project completion,…

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Anchor buoy adrift UMR mile 115.6   Just passing along there is an anchor buoy adrift UMR mile 115.6 favoring the RDS.  We overtook it SB at about 1800.  It is the shape of a ball, is brownish rust in color, is approximately 4’ in diameter and has pad eye plates protruding from it.  …

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