M-I DRILLING FLUIDS CO.

  • Engineering District : New Orleans
  • TSO Series Number : TS-4 Transportation Lines on the Mississippi River System and the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway
  • Principal Commodity List : DRILLING FLUID PRODUCTS
  • Area of Operation : ICW, MISSISSIPPI AND ATCHAFALAYA RIVERS; AND HOUMA NAVIGATION CHANNEL
  • Vessels
    • Single Hull Tank Barge : 1
    • Double Hull Tank Barge : 4
    • Deck Barge : 4
    • Dry Covered Barge : 10
    • Other Tank Barge : 1
    • Vessels List : DM, GBC, IRONSACKS, M-I, MI, MI SWACO, DAVE, USL
  • Address
    P. O. BOX 1220;2150 HWY. 662 NORTH AMELIA LA 70340
  • Contact
    • Phone : 985-631-2779
P. O. BOX 1220;2150 HWY. 662 NORTH AMELIA LA 70340

Managed Vessels

DM

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

GBC

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

IRONSACKS

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

M-I

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MI

  • Type : Covered Dry Cargo Barge
  • Construction : Steel

MI SWACO

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

DAVE

  • Type : Other Liquid Cargo Barge Not Elsewhere Included
  • Construction : Steel

USL

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

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