Services

Southern Towing Company is a leading inland tank barge operator specializing in transporting bulk liquid fertilizer products throughout the Mississippi River System and the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway. In addition, Southern Towing Company provides towing services for several other commodities including refined petroleum, chemicals, coal, grain, and aggregates. Our environmentally friendly Z-Drive Tug Boats allow us to tow much more efficiently and cost-effectively. The Z-Drive allows Southern Towing to offer our customers a very unique product, and we believe this speaks to our willingness to innovate in the marketplace.

Our specialties include:

 - River towing.   We operate all over the inland waterway system, and provide services for a number of different commodities.

 - Fertilizer expertise. We operate the largest fleet of anhydrous ammonia barges and 50 tank barges dedicated to UAN.

 - Diverse experience.  We offer towing services for a variety of cargoes, including coal, grain aggregate, and specialty chemicals.