ACBL christens new towboat from Steiner Construction

| February 11, 2017

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American Commercial Barge Line (ACBL), Jeffersonville, Ind., christened its newest towboat on Friday at the New Orleans riverfront. Built and designed by Bayou La Batre, Ala.-based Steiner Construction, the 88’x35′ steel-hulled Jeff Kindl is named for ACBL’s vice president, Gulf Operations.

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