MARS, INC.

  • Engineering District : New Orleans
  • TSO Series Number : TS-4 Transportation Lines on the Mississippi River System and the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway
  • Vessels
    • Dry Covered Barge : 3
    • Dry Open Barge : 2
    • Vessels List : ACBL, OR, T, UBC, WF
  • Address
    52244 S. FONTANA RD. INDEPENDENCE LA 70443
  • Contact
    • Phone : 985-878-0018
52244 S. FONTANA RD. INDEPENDENCE LA 70443

Managed Vessels

ACBL

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

OR

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

T

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

UBC

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

WF

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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