50+ years of
INLAND RIVER EXPERIENCE
Each of our shipyard repair services demand unique, customer-focused solutions, built on the solid knowledge-base we’ve developed from our years of experience. The result is a broad range of multi-faceted services – from topside work, dry dock repairs, or a thorough inspection our talented marine professionals and certified welders can get your barges back into operation.
Our full service shipyard includes a fabricating facility, floating crane facility, two dry docks, and many other equipment or services. We are able to retrieve your barges and will provide competitive pricing for repairs and refurbishment.
BARGE DRY-DOCK REPAIR
We are committed in providing a market driven competitive price for repairs and refurbishment of your valuable assets. Our seasoned and knowledgeable crews can facilitate complete inspections and repairs both major and minor in nature. There is no job too large for our experienced teams.
BARGE TOP-SIDE REPAIR
In need of a quick or large above the water line repair? We have the best welders in the Kentucky, Illinois, and Missouri tri state area. Leave your time-sensitive topside repairs to our experienced responsive crews – contact us today for a repair quote.
BARGE CLEANING & SWEEPING
Our crews have the equipment necessary and will effectively clean residue cargo of all types from both covered and uncovered hopper barges. Barge cleaning can be coupled with our harbor services of switching and fleeting to have a smooth and efficient turn around.
BARGE COVER HANDLING
We are fully equipped to handle your barge covers while also shifting to facilitate loading and unloading. We can facilitate cover removal, cover storage, barge shifting, and cover spreading at our strategic location at the confluence of the Mississippi and Ohio rivers.
Our fiberglass repair team use the highest quality materials and factory gel coats, so your repair is strong and looks great. Covers left damaged can lead to water intrusion contaminating precious cargo leading to larger and more expensive losses. Contact us to get it fixed today.
BARGE BALLASTING &
Located at Mile Marker 979 on the Ohio, our crew is fully capable in ballasting and de-ballasting barges conveniently to keep products moving. If you plan to transit this area, contact us for prompt service.
FABRICATING FACILITY & SERVICES
Our fabricating facility includes a 20ft hydraulic press rated up to 750 tons capable of bending a 1-1/2in. radius on a 5/8in. plate. Our highly skilled crews can handle any of your fabricating needs. Contact us for all the fabricating services we provide.
FLOATING CRANE FACILITIES
From a small derrick crane vessel to our Manitowoc 4000w we will be able to handle your hoisting and lifting needs. All of our cranes are annually inspected by an OSHA accredited crane inspector and are well maintained by our maintenance and service program. Let us handle your next barge loading or unloading.
Need an additional working surface or a barge to shift cargo or equipment? Please do not hesitate to contact us to see if we have available barges to fill your barge chartering needs.
We strive to form long term, mutually profitable partnerships with our customers by providing consistent, high quality marine repair services. We truly value the meaning of "win - win" relationships with our customers.