Success Through Commitment

Southern Towing Company owns and operates the nation’s largest fleet of Anhydrous Ammonia liquefied gas barges in the nation. For over 60 years, our expertise in agriculture chemicals has allowed Southern Towing Company to become one of the leading inland marine tank barge operators throughout the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway and the Mississippi River System including its tributaries, the Ohio and Illinois Rivers. Our fleet of tank barges allows us to specialize in various bulk liquid cargoes, such as UAN (Urea Ammonium Nitrate). In addition to our fertilizer expertise, we provide towing services for several other commodities including refined petroleum, coal, grain, and aggregates.

The safe, efficient and economical transportation of our customer’s products is of the utmost priority. The innovative development of our Z-Drive vessels was uniquely designed with our customers in mind.  We believe the Z-Drive design offers customers an unmatched product whose fuel efficiency generates substantial savings in fuel burn. Southern Towing takes great pride in our expanding fleet and our willingness to innovate in the market, and we believe the Z-Drive boats demonstrate that innovation in a unique and definitive way.

Our dedication and Commitment to Success allows us to provide exceptional, personable service towards our customer’s needs.

River Towing

We operate and provide transportation services throughout the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway and the Mississippi River System including the Ohio and Illinois Rivers.

Fertilizer Expertise

We operate the largest fleet of anhydrous ammonia barges and a fleet of tank barges dedicated to our customer’s specialty chemical needs.

Diverse Experience

We offer towing services for a variety of cargoes, including refined petroleum, coal, grain, and aggregates.

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If you have any question about Southern Towing Company or how we can support your business, please contact us directly by phone during business hours Monday – Friday, or send us a message through our contact form.

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