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Campbell Transportation Repowers M/V Louise S with Mitsubishi Triple Screw Propulsion Supplied by Laborde Products

Campbell Transportation Company, Inc., a key player in the maritime industry, has strengthened
its operations by successfully repowering the M/V Louise S towboat. This was achieved through
a strategic collaboration with Laborde Products, a respected marine engine distributor in the

"With a long working history with Laborde Products, it was an easy decision to partner with them
for our two major repower projects on the Louise S and CJ Queenan. We replaced the vessels'
previous engines with more efficient Tier 3, S16R Mitsubishi engines. Since the Louise S has
returned to service, the numbers indicate significant fuel savings and noticeable performance
improvement. We are extremely pleased with the results we are currently seeing," said Captain
Michael Pilgrim, Director of Maintenance at Campbell Transportation Company.

The M/V Louise S, previously powered by three EMD 12-645 propulsion engines, has been
expertly refurbished and refreshed with Tier 3 Mitsubishi S16R-Y3 engines, provided by
Laborde Products. These new engines, each outputting 1,675 horsepower, bring the total vessel
power to an impressive 5,025 horsepower, significantly enhancing the boat's capability and

"We are honored to have partnered with Campbell Transportation on this repower project," said
Trace Laborde, Vice President of Sales at Laborde Products. "Our focus is always on delivering
optimal performance and reliability to our customers, and we believe that the Mitsubishi
S16R-Y3 engines will provide exactly that for the M/V Louise S."

Kyle Buese, President at Campbell Transportation, expressed his gratitude and satisfaction with
the project outcome, stating, "Thanks to Laborde, the crew of the Louise, and the Campbell
team for doing an amazing job with this project. The boat is an excellent reflection of our
company and its namesake."

Campbell Transportation Company, recognized for its commitment to safety and efficiency in
river transportation, values the power and dependability of the Mitsubishi engines. This repower
project exemplifies their ongoing efforts to modernize their fleet and enhance operational

About Laborde Products
Laborde Products is a renowned supplier of top-quality marine engines and cutting-edge power
solutions. With a customer-centric approach and a vast array of products, the company has
earned an exceptional reputation as a reliable and trusted partner in the maritime industry. With
25 years of experience, Laborde Products continues to lead the way in delivering innovative and
sustainable solutions for marine applications throughout the inland waterways.