Our Push Boats

Terral River Service's ever growing fleet of push boats offers river barge transportation service on the Red River, Ouachita River, Atchafalaya River, Lower Mississippi River, and the Intracoastal Waterway.

Our extensive knowledge of running these complex river systems makes us a perfect partner for moving your river barges. Out of our Old River Fleet, we provide spot towing services to most of the major inland ports of Louisiana. Please contact one of our knowledgeable employees to receive a quote on moving barges on any of the inland waterways of the United States.

M/V Gabe Gattle

M/V Gabe Gattle

5,000 HP
GM 16-645e5b
Faulk Reduction 3.795:1 (Kort Nozzles)

Formerly the M/V Paul Striegel, the M/V Gabe Gattle was built in 1968 by Dravo Corporation. Prior to purchasing the vessel, Terral chartered it for one year. The M/V Gabe Gattle operates on the lower Mississippi River where it primarily moves aggregates from Paducah, Kentucky to our fleets at Old River.

M/V Amy Gattle + view larger

M/V Amy Gattle

4,600 HP
EMD 645
John Deere 150KW
Lufkin 5 to 1

Purchased from Lay Leasing where the boat was working for AEP. It was built in 1982. Totally refurbished by First Marine LLC in Paducah Kentucky in 2014. 150’ x 38’, 8 staterooms, 7 crew members. Operates on Lower Mississippi River moving bulk material for TRS and others.

M/V Marguerite L. Terral + view larger

M/V Marguerite L. Terral

3,000 HP
Cat 3512 Electronic Engines
6068T John Deere 99KW
Twin Disc 6:1 ratio MGX 5600

Built for TRS by New South Marine in 2002, this retractable-wheelhouse push boat is 103 ft long, sleeps seven crewmembers, and boasts the latest electronic navigation and operating systems. This vessel provides shipping freight service on many of the inland waterways of the US.

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M/V Edna T. Gattle

3,000 HP
Cat 3512 Electronic Engines
6068T John Deere 99KW
Twin Disc 6:1 ratio MGX 5600

Built for TRS by New South Marine in 2006, this retractable-wheelhouse push boat is 105 ft long, sleeps seven crewmembers, and boasts the latest electronic navigation and operating systems. This vessel has moved river barges on many of the inland rivers of the US and operates primarily on the Red, Atchafalaya, Ouachita, and Lower Mississippi Rivers and the Intracoastal Waterway.

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M/V Thomas M. Gattle

2,800 HP
Cat 3512 Electronic Engines
6068T John Deere 99KW
Twin Disc 6:1 ratio MGX 5600

Built for TRS by New South Marine in 2011, this retractable-wheelhouse push boat is 104 ft long, sleeps seven crewmembers, and boasts the latest electronic navigation and operating systems. This vessel will move river barges on many of the inland rivers of the US and operates primarily on the Red, Atchafalaya, Ouachita, and Lower Mississippi Rivers and the Intracoastal Waterway.

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M/V John C. Terral

2,000 HP
Cat 3508 Electronic Engines
4045T John Deere 50KW
Twin Disc 6:1 ratio

Completely refurbished in 2008, this push boat is equipped with the latest electronic operating systems. It’s 70 feet long and sleeps 6 crewmembers. It currently moves river barges on the inland waterways of Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, and Alabama.

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M/V Miss Lynn

‚Äč2,150 HP
Cat 3512
Cat 3304 65 KW
Cat 7241 -- 7:1 ratio

The Miss Lynn sleeps 6 crewmembers and is 78.8 feet long. It operates on the Red, Ouachita, Lower Mississippi River and the Atchafalaya and was purchased by Terral in December 2014.

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M/V Johnny M.

2,000 HP
Cat 3508 Electronic Engines/1600 RPM
6068T John Deere 99KW
Twin Disc 6:1 ratio MGX 5323

Built for TRS by New South Marine in 2009, this push boat is 326 gross tons and 92 feet long. It sleeps 6 crewmembers and boasts the latest electronic navigation and operating systems and moves river barges on the inland waterways of Louisiana.

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M/V Sydney T

1,400 HP
Cat 3412 Mechanical Engines
4045T John Deere 50KW
Twin Disc 7:1 ratio

Refurbished in 2008, this push boat currently operates from Freeport, TX to Mobile, AL on the Intracoastal Waterway and also pushes river barges on the Red, Ouachita, Atchafalaya, and Lower Mississippi Rivers.

M/V Hallie T.

M/V Hallie T.

2,000 HP
Caterpillar C32 Marine Propulsion Engines
John Deere 99kw
Twin Disc MG-5301
The M/V Hallie T. was launched on June 22nd into Lake Ferguson, making it the 9th towboat NewSouth Marine has constructed for Terral. The retractable wheelhouse vessel is 92' x 30' x 10' and can sleep up to 6 crewmembers. It is currently operating along the Atchafalaya, Ouachita, and Red Rivers, as well as the Gulf Intracoastal Canal. 
 
M/V Christy T. + view larger

M/V Christy T.

2,000 HP
Cat 3508 Electronic Engines/1600 RPM
6068T John Deere 99KW
Twin Disc 6:1 ratio MGX 5321

Built for TRS by New South Marine in 2009, this boat is 326 gross tons and 92 feet long. It sleeps 6 crewmembers and boasts the latest electronic navigation and operating system and moves bulk material on the inland waterways of Louisiana.

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M/V Amy T.

2,000 HP
Cat 3508 Electronic Engines/1600 RPM
6068T John Deere 99KW
Twin Disc 6:1 ratio MGX 5322

Built for TRS by New South Marine in 2010, this push boat is 326 gross tons and 92 feet long. It boasts the latest electronic navigation and operating systems and offers bulk material transportation service on the inland waterways of Louisiana.

M/V Danny Terral

M/V Danny Terral

1,800 HP
Cummins KTA38-M
Twin Disc 6.06:1 reduction

The M/V Danny Terral, formerly the M/V Howard Corse, was built in 1982 by Superior Boat Works out of Greenville, MS, and was purchased by Terral RiverService in 2015. The retractable wheelhouse vessel is 75’ by 26’ and sleeps 4 crewmembers. You can find the M/V Danny Terral operating primarily on the Red, Atchafalaya, Ouachita and Lower Mississippi Rivers, as well as the Intracoastal Waterway.

 

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M/V Virginia Renee

1,400 HP
Cat 3412 Mechanical Engines
4045T John Deere 50KW
Twin Disc 5:1 ratio

Currently serving as the Lake Providence fleet boat, this vessel was previously a line boat moving river barges on the inland waterways of the United States purchased by Terral in 1992. It’s 61 feet long and sleeps 6 crewmembers.

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M/V Renee T. Whatley

1,400 HP
Cat 3412 Mechanical Engines
4045T John Deere 50KW
Twin Disc 6:1 ratio

Built for TRS by New South Marine in 2007, this hard-shoving push boat moves river barges out of our Old River Fleet on the Red, Ouachita, Lower Mississippi, and Atchafalaya Rivers and the Intracoastal Waterway. It’s 73.5 feet long and sleeps 4 crewmembers.

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M/V Kim King

1,200 HP
CAT C18 Electronic Engines
4045T John Deere 50KW
Twin Disc 6:1 Ratio

Built for TRS by New South Marine in 2012, this boat is 175 gross tons and 65 feet long and sleeps 6 crewmembers. This boat was specifically designed to be a fleet boat in Terral's Lake Providence, LA harbor.

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M/V Anna Marie

1,200 HP
Cummings Q5K19 electric engines
4045T John Deere 45KW
Twin Disc 5:1 ratio

Built for TRS by A&B Industries in 2009, this push boat has the latest electronics package, including an EC 300 throttle system. It sleeps six crewmembers and currently operates as the main fleet boat at our Old River Fleet at 57.5 feet long.

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M/V Glenna M.

1,000 HP
Cat 3412
4045D John Deere 45KW
Twin Disc 5:1 ratio

The Old River fleet boat from 1991 to 2009, this hard-shoving push boat has proven itself to be a valuable asset to the Terral fleet of boats. At 59 feet long, it currently moves smaller river barge tows and specialty bulk material cargo on the Red, Ouachita, Lower Mississippi, and Atchafalaya Rivers and the Intracoastal Waterway. It sleeps 6 crewmembers.

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M/V Olivia C.

800 HP
Cat 3406
Kubota Gen Set 30KW
Tonan 6:1 ratio

This Spider style boat works our Tallulah Fleet. At 52.5 feet long, the Olivia C. sleeps 2 crewmembers and was purchased by Terral in 1982.