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34 Workboat Profile: Geronimo An inside look at Suase Bros.’ newest Mikiona- class ocean towing tugboat.
By Eric Haun
38 The Great Lakes Towing Company & Great Lakes Shipyard The Great Lakes Group has deep roots in America’s industrial business history. The venerable ? rm also has a big role in maritime’s future.
By Tom Ewing 44 U.S. Inland Waterways:
High Waters & Swirling Currents The inland waterway system, ? owing through the
U.S. heartland, is microcosm of all that has been 50 happening in 2020.
By Barry Parker 50 There’s Room to Grow on Brazil’s
Inland Waterways The South American country’s rivers are currently underutilized, but they have enormous potential for commercial transport.
By Claudio Paschoa
On the Cover
The Great Lakes Group Hidrovias do Brasil The Great Lakes Group
The Great Lakes Group, including the Great Lakes Towing Company and Great Lakes Shipyard, is a long-serving and important player in America’s workboat industry.
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