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Southwest Shipyard to Deliver Four New Heater Barges Fitted with Laborde Products Mitsubishi Barge Power Units and Laborde Generators

Laborde Products, a leading provider of high-quality marine power solutions, is pleased to announce its partnership with Southwest Shipyard in the construction of four new heater barges. These barges are equipped with fully mechanical Laborde Products Mitsubishi Barge Power Units and a Laborde Generator. The collaboration between Laborde Products and Southwest Shipyard aims to redefine efficiency, reliability, and performance in the heater barge space.

Each of the four heater barges will be outfitted with one 99kW Laborde Generator and two Laborde Barge Pump Units, ensuring optimal performance and seamless operations during discharge. Laborde Products' generators, boasting an impressive 99kW output, are renowned for their unmatched efficiency, durability, and superior power delivery, making them the ideal choice for marine applications.

The Laborde Barge Pump Units, which have garnered widespread acclaim in the industry, bring reliability and longevity to barge pump engines. Those hours at the dock discharging are the most critical of the life of the barge and the robust simplicity of these mechanical C1-D1 barge pump power units provide the dependability operators require when it matters most.

"We are excited to be partnering with Southwest Shipyard on this project," said Trace Laborde, VP of Sales at Laborde Products. "The combination of our heavy-duty Mitsubishi Barge Power Units and 99kW Laborde Generators will undoubtedly raise the bar in terms of performance, efficiency, and sustainability. "

Laborde Products prioritizes the customer experience above all else, ensuring their power solutions are designed with ease of use for operators in mind. With an unwavering commitment to delivering top-of-the-line products and support to the marine industry.

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.