Southern Towing Company acquires Devall Towing; Kirby reports on “extremely challenging year”

Inland Marine News
Arcosa
Southern Towing Company acquires Devall Towing

The combination of Devall’s long-standing customer relationships with Southern Towing’s (STC) upriver capabilities allows Devall and STC to provide integrated marine transportation solutions across the Gulf Intracoastal and U.S. inland waterways. Full Article

Fernstrum
Kirby reports on “extremely challenging year”

“Undoubtedly, 2020 will be remembered as an extremely challenging year,” said David Grzebinski, president and CEO of America’s largest tank barge operator, Houston-headquartered Kirby Corporation, as the company reported 2020 fourth quarter and full year results. Full Article

W&O EMI
TTB: Canal Barge to speak on “Safety: Operations Taking the Lead”

McCarthy, who was named one of Marine Log’s Top Women in Maritime in 2020, has been working alongside others at Canal Barge to approach safety in a different way. Registration for the free virtual TTB event is now open. Full Article

Digital Marketplace
Ocean carrier veteran joins Port NOLA leadership team

Todd Rives comes to Port NOLA with 15 years experience at ocean carrier CMA CGM, most recently as Vice President for Marine Sourcing, managing $1.7 billion in U.S. maritime operations, including contracts with key port authority terminals; stevedores; and various barge, vessel and tug operators. Full Article