Bristol, RI – April 24th,
2015 – Bristol Harbor Group, Inc. (BHGI) is currently completing the detail
design phase of a 399’ x 74’ x 30’ 80,000 BBL double hull oil tank barge and a 120’
x 40’ x 18’- 6” twin screw ocean service tug. Both vessels are currently being built under ABS survey at Conrad Shipyard, L.L.C. in Amelia, LA with a 2015/2016 delivery date. The new ATB the Gulf Venture and Gulf Carrier will be operated domestically and internationally by John W. Stone Oil Distributor. It will be used to support the continually expanding shore bases as well as offshore operations. She will be capable of transit and delivery of various marine fuels and associated products.