Unfortunately our project has been hauled.
SHIP BY BARGE
1/15 the cost of truck
The importance of inland shipping from the Waterways Council
“Our nation’s waterways Keep America Moving, provide family-wage American jobs, support exports, and protect the environment. They relieve traffic congestion, are the most energy-efficient mode of surface transportation, and are vital to our agriculture, manufacturing and energy sectors.” WCI waterways benefit video.
The latest multimodal freight comparisons can be found at WCIPub20170429_08445224.
Ever wondered what it is like to be a deckhand?
The video about a deckhand above will give you some idea about what the job is like. If you are looking for good pay plus room and board while you are on the boat this is certainly worth checking out.
July 2017 Workboat Magazine article by Capt Farmer