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Placing an Order
Ordering a Barge for Loading on an Active Contract
When placing an order for a barge loading, contact the appropriate Logistics Team member for the river area where your barge is loading. A list of Logistics Team contacts and their river areas can be found by clicking HERE.
Provide the following information to your Logistics Team contact:
- Contract number
- Number of barges requested
- Loading and unloading locations, including the river, mile point, city and dock name
- Loading date
***ACBL requires a 14-day notice for barge delivery. If this is not possible, we will do our best to accommodate your needs.
- Commodity to be loaded
***Including Material Safety Data Sheet upon request and;
specific cleaning instructions for the barge based on the cargo to be loaded, i.e. jackmopping the coaming caps
- Vessel name, ETA, and stevedore, if loading cargo from an import vessel
Need a Contract? Request a Quote!
To request a freight rate quote, contact our Sales Team at 800-638-2134.