inland shipping

Monday, September 7, 2015

Low Water Hampers Shipping on Rhine, Danube River

  HAMBURG, Sept 7 (Reuters) – Low water levels persist on the Rhine and Danube in Germany and cargo vessels cannot sail fully loaded on the German

September 7, 2015
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Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Maritime News

Flooding Disrupts Grain Shipping on Illinois River

Flooding halted barge traffic on the Illinois River on Wednesday and high water levels prompted futures market operator CME Group Inc to declare force majeure

June 17, 2015
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Wednesday, March 19, 2014
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Maritime News

Kirby Triples 2014 New Tank Barge Capacity

Houston-based Kirby Corporation announced this week plans to construct an additional 29 tank barges totaling more than 850,000 barrels of new capacity to be

March 19, 2014
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Saturday, February 8, 2014

Icy Illinois River Impedes Barge Traffic

Icy waters on the Illinois River brought barge traffic to a virtual halt this week, slowing transportation of grains and other raw materials to export

February 8, 2014
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Wednesday, October 23, 2013
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Waterways Council Lobbies for Multi-Billion Dollar U.S. Ship-Channel Project

Oct. 23 (Bloomberg) — Confronted by Tea Party Republicans who question every dollar the U.S. government spends, Michael Toohey is turning to the most

October 23, 2013
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Thursday, August 22, 2013
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Canal Lock Workers’ Strike Disrupts German Inland Shipping

HAMBURG, Aug 22 (Reuters) – Cargo shipping on various rivers and canals in Germany was again disrupted on Thursday, German inland navigation agency WSA

August 22, 2013
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