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Marine Services

Within our network we can provide a wide variety of barge services. Our partners at Middle River Marine can help you accomplish shifting your fleet, loading and unloading barges, ballasting and de-ballasting quickly, and more.

Barge Ballasting & De-ballasting

Our crew is highly experienced with ballasting and de-ballasting barges expediently to keep products moving.

Barge Cleaning

Middle River Marine’s barge cleaning turnaround time is the best in our service area.

Barge Loading & Unloading

Our terminals can handle dry and project cargos for a wide range of industries.

Barge Shifting

Highly skilled logistics professionals can ensure that your fleet is shifted properly and efficiently at many of our locations.

Barge Cover Handling

We can facilitate cover removal, cover storage, barge shifting, and cover spreading at strategic locations along the Illinois River

Barge Fleeting

Located near strategic river locks and with access to other river networks as well as the city of Chicago, our ports can handle multiple vessels and offer a wide array of additional services.

Heavy Lift/Project Cargo

Many of our locations have the equipment necessary to facilitate heavy lifting and project cargo to make a difficult move easy.





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Locations That Offer This Service

Midwest Marine & Rail Terminals
Alsip
Northside
Henry
Chinatown
Calumet Park
Lemont
Joliet