We specialize in moving barges. Whether the barge is carrying
a million dollar piece of electrical equipment or an empty dumpster,
we guarantee safe delivery. The SHENANDOAH is capable of getting
your barge into places most tugs can't go.
We now have use of small barges for bridge inspections, cargo
transportation into shallow waters, waterside construction for
buildings fronting and over the water and a ramp barge for getting
your equipment and personnel to islands and remote places.
|NYS Barge Canal - Erie,
Champlain, Oswego & Cayuga-Seneca Canals
The New York State Canal System is a navigable 524-mile inland
waterway that crosses upstate New York. It forms an extensive
transportation network providing intermodal linkages within and
beyond the state's borders.
Ships and Barges
Intracoastal Transportation is the perfect choice for your assist
into Port. Whether you have a tandem tow, or just need an assist
at the dock, we can help. Our Captains have considerable experience
with difficult barge movements.
We can move barges and/or boats into drydocks, graving docks and
railways or reposition boats and barges at the dock for work. We'll
run the containment booms around your vessel or docks and we will
handle pollution control for you. We also can help with underwater
surveys at the shipyard to help determine placement of blocks.
Other Vessel Movements
Intracoastal Transportation is available for you in any Eastern
U.S., NY State Canal and Great Lakes port and for assisting vessels,
such as liftboats and other marine construction vessels, through
From rocks to pilings and planking, Intracoastal Transportation
can help with your project, by providing delivery of your supplies
when and where you need them.
Intracoastal Transportation can provide cost-effective transportation
for all your equipment delivery needs. We have experience shifting
some of the largest barges on the East Coast, and supporting them
on site. We'll take your crane barge to Connecticut or tow your
vessels to Norfolk.
Is the day to day trash piling up around you on the barges and
boats? Our "Floating Dumpster®"
Service can take the pressure off. We are environmentally friendly
and all debris is disposed of in accordance with all applicable
We have had training as HAZMAT General Site Workers
and are qualified under OSHA regualtions for work on HAZMAT Dredging
Security Assessments and Plans
here for more detailed information.
We are allied with Associated Diver for all of your
commercial diving needs. Some services include wheel cleaning and
changing, hull inspections and cleaning, underwater construction
and equipment retrieval. Ed Redfield can be reached through us or
directly at (508) 726-1980.
We offer a complete line of salvage services. Do you need a diver,
compressed air and liftbags? How about a tow off of a beach? We
can raise your vessel, get it to land and transport it to your
repair facility or we can repair it in place.
Whatever your need, we can help!
We offer training programs for all people interested
in the industry. We are not accredited, but can help you through
the maze of Federal Regulations and will help you on your way to
a position on deck, in the engine room or in the wheelhouse. Ask
us what we can do for you!
We have been involved in all phases of the commercial
marine industry and supporting our customers in these often unchartered
waters is what we do best. We can help you complete your project.
Whether it is a movie shoot on Lake Champlain,
providing a platform for bridge work in the Patapsco or Niantic,
or heavy equipment landing on a barrier island, we can handle
Allow us to work out a solution for you. If you
have a challenge, we can provide a cost-effective solution.