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  • Alabama Shipyard, Inc. delivered Nicole Leigh Reinauer and RTC 135, an articulated tug/barge (ATB) unit, built for Reinauer Transportation Companies of New York.

    Alabama Shipyard designed the 135,000 barrel, 460-ft. (140.2 m) double- hulled barge in compliance with OPA 90 regulations. Bob Hill of Ocean Tug and Barge Engineering designed the 7,200-hp twin-screw 124 ft. (37.7 m) tug, built by Alabama Shipyard's sister company, Atlantic Marine.

    "Reinauer is extremely pleased to have been able to work through Alabama Shipyard in the construction of the first ATB unit in the history of our company," said Craig Reinauer, president of Reinauer Transportation Co. "It was through the efforts of Mark Asbury, president of Alabama Shipyard Inc., his staff and craftsmen that we were able to accept the vessels on time and to the highly recognized standards of ABS. the United States Coast Guard and Reinauer Transportation Company." The ocean-going tug/barge unit features a patented Intercon tug/barge coupler system designed and built by Intercontinental Engineering and Manufacturing Corporation of Kansas City. The system consists of two independently mounted gear-driven ram assemblies, which connect the tug and barge. The connection is transversely rigid and mechanically locked, resulting in a vessel that handles like a commercial ship.

    The tug pushes the barge, resulting in speed advantages of 35 percent or more, compared to traditionally towed barges.

    The double-hulled barge design mated to a tug with redundant propulsion provides safeguards for the marine environment.

    Additionally, the ABS-classed vessels can be engaged and disengaged without crew on deck.

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  • Dr. Marvin A. Griffin, University of Alabama professor of computer science and industrial engineering, has joined Matson Navigation Company in San Francisco, Calif., as a vice president, it was announced by R.J. Pfeiffer, Matson president. Dr. Griffin, who previously served with Matson in the

  • Alabama Shipyard is hoping that last month's launching of its unique Articulated Tug Barge unit (ATB) for Reinauer Transportation signals the beginning of many more orders for the OPA 90 compliant product transporters. The company estimates that 50 single hull barges will need replacements by 2005

  • will be able to enter most ports in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The GoMAX 550 design is the result of a shipbuilding alliance between Conoco, Alabama Shipyard of Mobile, Ala., and Samsung Shipbuilding and Heavy Industries of South Korea. Designed by Samsung specifically for production at Alabama

  • J.R. Maumenee, president, Alabama Dry Dock and Shipbuilding Company, Mobile, Ala. 36601, has announced the promotions of two executive employees to officer status. The action was taken at a recent meeting of the board of directors. Vincent P. Bitowf was elevated to vice president-production and

  • of Employees: 400 The Company: Founded in 1997 by a father-and-son duo, Horizon Shipbuilding, Inc. is located on the southwestern coast of Alabama approximately 30 miles from the Port of Mobile. The company designs, builds and repair ships, boats and barges up to 300 feet in length and 1,500

  • Doran-Alabama Propeller Company of Mobile, Ala. has published an eight-page full-color brochure describing its complete propeller manufacturing and repair capabilities. Doran-Alabama Propeller, in business since 1950, offers all boat and shipowners a full line of knowledge from repairs to engineering

  • Atlantic Marine won a contract for a second state-of-the-art articulated tug and barge (ATB) vessel to be built at its Alabama Shipyard facility in Mobile, according to Dick Wells, President. This will be the second ATB to be supplied to the Staten Island, NY-based Reinauer Transportation Companies.

  • Crescent Towing & Salvage Co., Inc., recently announced establishment of an Alabama Division to provide complete harbor towing services for the Port of Mobile. James E. Smith, president of the New Orleans, La.-based firm, said two of his company's newest tugs, the 2,400-hp Marion Smith and the 1

  • Atlantic Marine Holding Company's subsidiary Atlantic Marine, Inc. of Mobile, Ala., will lease the repair shipyard of ADDSCO Industries in Mobile. The Alabama yard, which was recently closed, was formed in 1916 and since that time has repaired and converted all types of floating equipment. Atlantic

  • . Mr. Haun has been with Parker Towing since January 1975 and most recently served as vice president, operations. A 1972 graduate of the University of Alabama School of Law, Mr. Haun also holds a B.S. degree from U.A. in Chemistry. Mr. Peterson recently joined Parker Towing as vice president, sales

  • Levingston Shipbuilding Co. in Orange, Texas, and are scheduled for completion in September 1975 and February '1976. The new semi is to be built by Alabama Dry Dock & Shipbuilding Company, Mobile, Ala., and delivery is scheduled for November 1975. It will be the third Diamond M-Korkut designed and

  • MR May-19#90   
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  • MN Apr-19#23  – and now – 
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  • MN Apr-19#20  competition.  Franklin and Alabama the range of our expertise)
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    INSIGHTS made it even harder to export against foreign competition. Franklin and Alabama the range of our expertise continues Additionally, many countries with native shipbuilding ca- to grow. By applying the high volume production methods pability have similar Jones Act-like regulations, which also

  • MN Apr-19#18 , which 
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    – and coming – in 2019. Probably our biggest announcement last year was our acquisition of the assets of Horizon Shipbuilding, which brought a 35-acre Alabama shipyard into our portfolio, bolstering our steel shipbuilding capabilities and facilitat- Chris Allard ing our entry into multiple new markets.

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    the company in 2016 shipyards and services in Louisiana, John Falconetti as Chairman. Falconetti and has since then held the position Mississippi, Alabama, and Venezuela. is Chairman and CEO of Jacksonville- of VP Sales & Marketing. Prior to based print services provider Drum- that, he worked in

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  • MN Sep-18#51  
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    analysis at all stages of the acquisition process. RDC also operates a Maritime Test TODAY’S RESEARCH YIELDS TOMORROW’S Facility in Mobile, Alabama. RESPONSE STRATEGY RDC continues to analyze its ? ndings and will present preliminary results on these ? rst two prototypes in New Or- Alexander

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  • MR Aug-18#38  Community College, 
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    THE SHIPYARD ANNUAL 2018 Deliveries abundant and readily visible across the nered with Bristol Community College, • The Alabama Pilot, Inc. in Mobile, Ala., received a new Chesapeake Class pilot facility, with new piers, cranes, forklifts, who co-wrote the grant and provide the boat from Gladding-Hearn

  • MN Aug-18#88  provider, including Florida, Alabama, and 
ous small freighters)
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    fully stocked and owned response warehouses globally oversaw salvage jobs in the Caribbean, working on vari- than any other provider, including Florida, Alabama, and ous small freighters and island vessels. Following the 1989 Alaska. In addition, the ? rm maintains no less than 22 EXXON VALDEZ oil spill

  • MN Aug-18#76  equipment bearings, shaft  Alabama, for Waterfront Services)
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    shaft bearings, grease-free rud- built by US shipyard Master Marine of Bayou La Batre, der and tiller arm bearings, deck equipment bearings, shaft Alabama, for Waterfront Services, based in Cairo, Illinois. coatings and shaft seals for the global marine market. Thor- These vessels will be operating

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