Bouchard: “We have a financial plan …”; WCI President/CEO Michael Toohey announces retirement

Inland Marine News
Karl Senner
Bouchard: “We have a financial plan …”

Two Bouchard tugboats had been stranded 5 miles off the coast of Sabine Pass for more than 80 days and included links to COTP orders from MSU Port Arthur to Bouchard Transportation and the Master of the Kim Bouchard and the Master of the Danielle BouchardFull Article

WCI President/CEO Michael Toohey announces retirement

“Having turned 71 this month, I believe it is time to focus on my faith, family, my golf handicap and my other interests,” Toohey said. “I remain committed to WCI’s continued achievement now and in the future, once a successor is named.” Full Article

RW Fernstrum
USCG responds to multi-barge breakaway

The Coast Guard and local agencies responded to a multi-barge breakaway in the vicinity of Mile Markers 176 and 177 on the Upper Mississippi River, last week. Full Article

Listen Up
Tugs, Towboats & Barges Exhibitor Preview

TTB 2020 takes place March 24 and 25 in Mobile, Ala. The event includes an expanding expo, highlighting products and services to enhance and improve tug, towboat and barge operations. Linked is a preview of the participating exhibitors. Full Article