Great Lakes Shipyard awarded contract for drydocking, repairs
Great Lakes Shipyard was awarded a contract for drydocking and repairs by Geo Gradel & Co. for tug John Francis January 18. The tugboat was hauled out using the 770-metric-ton Mobile Marine Travelift January 19.
Geo Gradel & Co. also awarded a contract to the shipyard for drydocking and repairs for hopper barge Mobro 2000 on December 14. This contract includes significant metal repairs due to damage caused during the season. Work for both vessels is expected to be completed in March.