Crowley Leads the Way in Building and Operating Double-Hull Petroleum Barges for Coastwise and River Transportation in Alaska
In keeping with their dedication to environmental safety, Crowley Maritime Corporation utilizes two double-hulled barges specially designed for safety and environmental protection.
“The delivery and deployment of these barges gives Crowley the opportunity to better serve the Alaska market with the enhanced design features that are built into these vessels,” said Bob Cox, Crowley’s vice president of petroleum distribution. “This exemplifies our commitment to moving petroleum and petroleum products efficiently and safely.”
The hulls were designed specifically for the Western Alaska environment, with the highest priority given for the safety of the personnel and the environment.
(Link to press release: http://www.crowley.com/News-and-Media/Press-Releases/Crowley-Leads-the-Way-in-Building-and-Operating-Double-Hull-Petroleum-Barges-for-Coastwise-and-River-Transportation-in-Alaska )