Six-cylinder tugs prove their mettle in Mobile Bay
On a crisp day in early January, the Crescent Towing tugboat Lisa Cooper crossed the Mobile River and joined the shiny new tug J.K. McLean at the C&G Boat Works dock.
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Fifth-generation McAllister becomes top leader in family business, AWO
The first half of 2013 was eventful in the life of Brian Buckley McAllister. First it was announced that Buckley, the son of Capt. Brian McAllister and a fifth-generation member of the famous New York tugboat family, was promoted to president of McAllister Towing and Transportation Co., a position his father held since 1984.
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|6.||New pilot boat navigates the mouth of the Mississippi||article||100 %|
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Crew boat builders struggle to keep the torches lit
Although the crew boat shipyards, tucked among the sugarcane fields lining Bayou Teche in south Louisiana, are in a deep slump, Gulf Craft, Breaux Brothers and Breaux’s Bay Craft are still employing skeleton crews on a smattering of orders.
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|15.||Z-drive reports for duty on the lower Mississippi||article||100 %|
Watch-standers ensure smooth sailing at tight Port Everglades
Florida's Port Everglades resembles an airport, right down to a control tower overlooking the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway (AIW) running between the port and a narrow barrier island that is the John U. Lloyd Beach State Park.
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World’s most famous crane? Shuttle move shines spotlight on Weeks
With a late afternoon storm threatening, the space shuttle Enterprise made its final atmospheric flight in the form of a crane lift from the deck of a Weeks Marine barge onto the flight deck of the retired aircraft carrier USS Intrepid.
|19.||The Browns of New York: Traditional boats, traditional skills||article||100 %|
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