MATERIAL SALES CO., INC.

  • Engineering District : St. Louis
  • TSO Series Number : TS-4 Transportation Lines on the Mississippi River System and the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway
  • Principal Commodity List : TOWING AND MARINE SERVICES
  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER IN VICINITY OF ST. LOUIS, MO; UPPER MISSISSIPPI RIVER MILE 52 TO MILE 848; ILLINOIS RIVER MILE 0 TO MILE 207 AND MISSOURI RIVER MILE 0 TO MILE 28
  • Vessels
    • Pushboat : 1
    • Tugboat : 1
    • Deck Barge : 1
    • Dry Open Barge : 1
    • Vessels List : PIONEER, SPIRIT, DREW, JTR
  • Address
    920 S. 2ND ST. ST. LOUIS MO 63102
  • Contact
    • Phone : 314-436-1541
920 S. 2ND ST. ST. LOUIS MO 63102

Managed Vessels

PIONEER

  • Type : Tugboat
  • Construction : Steel

SPIRIT

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

DREW

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

JTR

  • Type : Open Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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