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MarineNews May 2019 • Volume 30 Number 5

INSIGHTS 16 Dennis Wilmsmeyer Executive Director, America’s Central Port

INSURANCE 26 Risk Management on the Inland

Waterways Evolves


Credit: Mike Little

Is it time for P&I clubs to return to brown water?

And should inland operators welcome them home? 36 What’s Moving on Your Waterway?

By Joseph Keefe Conventional wisdom points to the usual bulk cargoes.

That may be true, but project cargoes involve big lifts and even bigger issues.


By Tom Ewing 30 Distractions Can Sink Careers 40 Kirby’s Secret Sauce

Familiarity can and does breed contempt. You don’t Another year; another major ? eet takeover by Kirby need anything else added to that heavy burden.

Corporation. But the leader of the inland tank-barge sector is

By Randy O’Neill not growing for growth’s sake: a deeper look at the numbers shows a disciplined strategy at work.

By Greg Miller


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