MISSISSIPPI LIME CO.

  • Engineering District : Vicksburg
  • TSO Series Number : TS-4 Transportation Lines on the Mississippi River System and the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway
  • Principal Commodity List : HYDRATE LIME AND QUICK LIME
  • Area of Operation : MISSISSIPPI RIVER SYSTEM
  • Vessels
    • Deck Barge : 1
    • Dry Covered Barge : 7
    • Vessels List : F, LLG, POPS, VTC
  • Address
    C/O FALCO LIME;1543 HAINING ROAD VICKSBURG MS 39183
  • Contact
    • Phone : 601-636-0932
C/O FALCO LIME;1543 HAINING ROAD VICKSBURG MS 39183

Managed Vessels

F

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

LLG

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

POPS

  • Type : Covered Hopper Barge
  • Construction : Steel

VTC

  • Type : Flat / Deck Barge
  • Construction : Steel

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