Discount Ends Friday for Tugs & Barges 2018!

Best Practices, Best Technologies
Use code EARLY until March 9th for $100 off attendee registration!
Now in its 15th year, Marine Log’s Tugs & Barges Conference & Expo has established itself as the premier forum for the coastal and inland tug and barge industry in North America.

Designed as a boutique event to enhance networking and the exchange of information, Tugs & Barges draws together some of the most notable vessel owners and operators, shipbuilders, naval architects and marine engineers, regulators, and suppliers to discuss practical, real world solutions to industry challenges.

At Tugs & Barges, you’ll receive the information and contacts you need to sustain and grow your business.


  • Operators Roundtable: Critical Issues Impacting Tug & Barge Operations
  • Using Drone Technology to Improve Operations
  • Crew Training
  • Subchapter M and Its Impact on the Market
  • The Future of ATBs
  • LNG Solutions for the Tug & Barge Market
Jan Flores
Hybrid Technology for a Fleet Towboat

Jan Flores

Joseph Pratt
Zero Emission Vessels

Joseph W. Pratt
Golden Gate Zero Emission Marine

Gregory Castleman
Panel: Developing a Caribbean Fuels Supply Network

Gregory Castleman
SeaOne Corporation

Jeff Slesinger
Subchapter M and Its Impact on the Market

Capt. Jeff Slesinger
Delphi Maritime, LLC; AWO Responsible Carrier Program

From speaking opportunities to highly visible social functions, we can craft a package to suit your budget and your marketing goals. View our packages now, then let us know how we can help meet your needs.
Tabletop exhibits place the focus on networking with decision-makers, giving you a one-on-one sales advantage. Social functions take place in the exhibit space, ensuring attendee traffic. Learn more
Le Meridien
Hotel | Venue
Tugs & Barges 2018 takes place at the Le Méridien Philadelphia. Attendees can book at the group rate of $269/night. Our room block closes at 5pm eastern on April 18. Reserve online or call 888.627.7031.
Elliott Bay Design Group
JonRie InterTech
Alfa Laval
Electronic Marine Systems