203, 2021

Transloading 101: How BL Duke River Terminal connects shippers to new markets cost effectively & sustainably

March 2nd, 2021|

It does not take a rocket scientist to understand that transportation costs can have tremendous impacts to a company’s bottom line. Transloading can be an effective solution for any sh [...]

1502, 2021

Temperatures Are Temporary: Midwest shippers remain optimistic that flows on the Illinois will be restored

February 15th, 2021|

It has been a while since the Illinois River limited barge traffic due to freezing temperatures, but at long last we find ourselves preparing for the inevitable this week as artic temp [...]

3010, 2020

Back to Business: BL Duke River Terminal Prepares for Illinois Waterway Reopening

October 30th, 2020|

BL Duke River Terminal, a division of BL Duke, is planning to resume normally scheduled business as repairs to the Illinois Waterway near completion. Northbound traffic from Port of NO [...]

406, 2020

Scrap Happens

June 4th, 2020|

Entering 2020, what everyone thought was a light at the end of the tunnel, was really an on coming train. “We were prepared for the Illinois River closure, but no one could have predicted the impact of COVID-19 on the metals industry ...”




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