Tag Archives: Cummins Mid-South

Big Hours, Little Wear
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Big Hours, Little Wear

Cummins Hotips#793                        August Russell Plaisance, president of Louisiana Carriers, built the pusher-tug Lady Loren at Dickie Adam’s Lockport Fabrication in …Read the Rest

Rodriguez Tow Boat For Mid-River
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Rodriguez Tow Boat For Mid-River

Cummins Hotips#782                        March 2016 Over the years Rodriguez triple-screw shallow-draft towboats have won a following in the shallow waters of …Read the Rest

And So the Fleet Grows
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And So the Fleet Grows

Cummins Hotips#776                        December 2016 Blessey Marine has a long history of growing one of the largest fleets of towboats and …Read the Rest

StingRay: Adapting to the Market
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StingRay: Adapting to the Market

Cummins Hotips#769, June 2015 There is no question that these are challenging times for offshore oil in the Gulf of …Read the Rest

Cummins Auxiliaries for Powerful New Off Shore Vessel
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Cummins Auxiliaries for Powerful New Off Shore Vessel

Cummins Hotips#740                        September 2014 Reliable auxiliary power is as important to a modern off shore vessel as are the main …Read the Rest

Triple Screw, Shallow Draft
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Triple Screw, Shallow Draft

 Cummins Hotips#725      Over the years, Rodriguez Shipbuilding Inc, of Bayou LaBatre Alabama has probably delivered more shallow-draft tugs than any …Read the Rest

Diesel-Electric Propulsion for Off Shore
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Diesel-Electric Propulsion for Off Shore

 Cummins Hotips#724      March 2014 Long reserved for specialized applications such as icebreakers, diesel electric has enjoyed a rapid growth for …Read the Rest

Popular Boat: Popular Engine
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Popular Boat: Popular Engine

Cummins Hotips#689               March 2013 On the Mississippi and throughout the US inland waterways pushboats of about 70 feet and with …Read the Rest

Aries PSV Earns Praise
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Aries PSV Earns Praise

Cummins Hotips#659             March 2012 The quality and functionality of a working vessel is only proven over time. When one …Read the Rest

Viguerie: Passing Quality from Father to Son
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Viguerie: Passing Quality from Father to Son

Cummins Hotips#658           March 2012 “I started in the shipyard 50 years ago with pick on the end of a …Read the Rest

Shallow Draft Dredge for US Corps of Engineers
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Shallow Draft Dredge for US Corps of Engineers

Cummins Hotips#657                March 2012   Time and tide are rightly noted as inevitable and with them comes silting. The …Read the Rest

Iconic Engines: Cummins K38 Joins the Club
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Iconic Engines: Cummins K38 Joins the Club

Cummins Hotips#627                 May 2011 Most Americans will recall an iconic automobile engine from their youth. It might be an …Read the Rest