HopperBarges are mainly taken up by the construction repair works, dumping, dredging
works, Hopper barges available with and without engines. In hopper barge
category, split bottom barges are also available.
|Barge on the Maas (Photo credit: athomson)|
Cargo Barge, Flat Top Barge, Hopper Barge
Small barges with coastal operation are economical for transporting general commodities in bulk to the coastal regions and also with in port limits. The small barges with engines also navigate in river channels and are the best economical transport system by means of water ways.
Barges with low draft are also utilized for coastal operation at shallow water where the draft is restricted for mother vessels. These barges are significant for lighterage operations. The barges utilized for lighterage operations are gearless barges and capacity of 1000 DWT to 2500 DWT.
On the other hand, Flat Top barges are very helpful in transporting over dimension cargoes like construction material, industrial equipments etc. The flat top barges are available with low draft and maximum free space on deck. These barges are mainly utilized for transporting cargoes which can be stored on deck during sailing. Flat top barges are available with engines and without engines, and also taken in services for costal and river channel project works.-->
|US Army Corps of Engineers split hopper dredge Currituck (Photo credit: Wikipedia)|
Water barges and oil barges are similar to tanker barges which are mainly hired for transporting oil with in the coastal and river channels. Water barges are used for providing water to vessels / ships.
These all services are available with us. Interested clients contact us with their requirement details and their contact details.-->