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Posted Oct. 29, 2015, at 1:17 p.m.
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Back in April, the Brookings Institution...
Heartland Barge Management owns and manages over
600 Hopper Barges. We also provide management services
for dry bulk barge afreightments and charters.
Heartland Barge’s Sister company, Brownsville
Marine Products LLC, is a new construction shipyard
specializing in building hopper...
By MarEx 2015-09-21 17:41:23
The U.S. Waterways Council, Inc. (WCI) and the Illinois Corn Marketing Board have undertaken a campaign with Google and YouTube to raise public awareness about the critical importance of...
September 14, 2015 • Volume 12, Issue #14
CONGRESS BACK, BUT EMBATTLED
Congress returned from recess on September 8, but with limited legislative days to deal with a host of controversial issues.
No FY 2016 appropriations bills have passed nor been signed into law...
On Sept. 11, 2001, the largest sea evacuation in history took place in Lower Manhattan. Civilians streaming off of the island in the aftermath of the World Trade Center attacks were ferried to safety...
Heartland Barge is located within 5 miles of the Mississippi River. We share the concerns of the local citizens, the maritime industry and all those who are affected by spills such as these. Here...
A crane barge carrying an excavator crane and a backhoe broke free of its moorings and sank on the Mississippi River near the town of Convent, Louisiana.
The US Coast Guard (USCG) was liaising with...
After months of growing unease in Washington over the Coast Guard’s Arctic capabilities, President Obama called Tuesday for accelerating the planning and construction of a new icebreaker fleet.
“The growth of human activity in the...
A RETURNING CONGRESS HAS MUCH TO TACKLE NEXT WEEK
Congress remains in recess until September 8, but will return to an ambitious agenda. With the lateness of Labor Day this year, the House will...