INLAND FLEET: BETTER WITH AGE

Executives in the inland waterways industry estimate that most barges on the Mississippi River today are well into the second half of the 20- to 25-year work life on the river. There is, however, little concern about this. There is instead a cautious perception that business is improving, and that operators who kept their boats and barges in good repair are going to reap the benefits of having done so.

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    • Journal article
  • Authors:
    • Shipper, C
  • Publication Date: 1990-7

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  • Pagination: 6 p.
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00660941
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Technical Information Facility
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 21 1994 12:00AM