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  • Engineering District : Vicksburg
  • TSO Series Number : TS-4 Transportation Lines on the Mississippi River System and the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway
  • Principal Commodity List : CHARTERS TO OTHERS
  • Area of Operation : INLAND WATERWAYS
  • Vessels
    • Double Hull Tank Barge : 4
    • Dry Covered Barge : 8
    • Dry Open Barge : 4
    • Vessels List : FRI, MEM, RF, FMT
  • Address
    P. O. BOX 1439 GREENVILLE MS 38702
  • Contact
    • Phone : 662-378-4000
P. O. BOX 1439 GREENVILLE MS 38702

Managed Vessels

FRI

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MEM

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

RF

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

FMT

  • Type : Liquid Cargo Barge (Double Hull)
  • Construction : Steel

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