DS&R Lands Barge Construction Deal
Donjon Shipbuilding & Repair (DS&R) has entered into a contract with Seabulk Tankers, Inc. to construct one 185,000 barrel coastal petroleum & chemical barge unit.
This barge will become the barge component of an Articulated Tug and Barge (ATB) Unit. Delivery is expected in the first half of 2016.
J. Arnold Witte, President and CEO of Donjon Marine Co., commented, “This barge order brings additional work and stability to DS&R and continues our efforts to provide quality and cost effective shipbuilding and repair services in response to the needs of the International Marine Community”.
Press Release, February 12, 2014