Archive for September, 2012

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

CBC’s Del Wilkins Appointed President of IMT

Del Wilkins, Canal Barge Company Vice President of Northern Operations and Business Development, was appointed to the additional position of President of Illinois Marine Towing (IMT) in the summer of 2012. IMT is a wholly owned subsidiary of Canal Barge Company that provides towing, fleeting and shipyard services along the Illinois Waterway. The appointment to President formalizes Wilkins’ current role as the senior executive in charge of “CBC-North” operations, which include Illinois Marine Towing and Canal Terminal Company.

Del has extensive experience in the maritime industry, including operations and business development responsibilities with several major barge lines encompassing vessel and fleet operations, logistics management and the start-up of South American barge operations. He has provided oversight of CBC’s northern operations since 2007. CBC is proud of our growing northern business lines and we congratulate Del on his new appointment to President of IMT.

Thursday, September 6, 2012

Summer 2012 CBC “Spotlight”

Communicating with the CBC family through the Spotlight has been a rich tradition since the very first edition was created in the 1960’s. We are delighted to share the Summer 2012 Spotlight with our employees, customers, vendors, family and friends. To view our latest newsletter, please click here.

Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Update: Post-Hurricane Isaac Communications

Canal Barge Company has resumed regular operations post-Hurricane Isaac. Please use your normal methods of contacting us, and as usual we are proud to provide world-class marine transportation services to our customers.