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Marcon is pleased to report that sales and charters have surpassed our total 2017 numbers with 25 sales and one 2,780nm long-distance tow fixed so far.
After completion of a long-term contract, Marcon International sold a 28,580mtdw double hull ocean tank barge to private interests in South America.
At 9,000ft2 and 450 ton payload capacity, the "Ghost" is the world's largest hover barge and available exclusively through Marcon.
Marcon sold the 3,800HP U.S. flag, twin screw tug "Altair".
Marcon started out the New Year with the sale of the ocean-going, combo deck / tank barge "PCC Provider" on 3rd January to Alaskan buyers.
Marcon sold the 205.0' x 90.0' x 15.0' depth former ice-strengthened, icebreaker / cargo barge "Arctic Endeavor" from Crowley Marine Services of Seattle, WA to Tagiuk LLC.
With our latest sale of the 7,200HP tug "Jimmy Smith", Marcon has sold or chartered tugs totaling over 1,000,000BHP over the past 35 years.
Marcon is pleased to report the deliveries of the 4,300HP tugs "Colleen McAllister" and "Katie G. McAllister" to Port City Marine Services of Muskegon, MI.
Marcon was appointed by Purple Water Ltd to market the shipyard licensing and construction of the double-ended, double hull tug "Giano" (R) design to be built in the Americas.