Illinois Marine Towing Inc. – headquartered in Joliet, Illinois – has been a South Shore Clean Cities member since 2019.
Illinois Marine Towing was founded after the acquisition of Joliet Harbor Service in December 1987. Canal Barge Company later acquired IMT in the fall of 2008.
The operation now includes the largest fleet of harbor and towing vessels in the Chicago Harbor, a quick-repair shipyard, a dry cargo terminal, liquid and dry cargo barge cleaning, barge readiness services and now crewing services. IMT continues to be the best-in-class provider of marine services in the Chicago Harbor and down the Illinois River. IMT’s goal is to partner with customers, vendors and employees alike to build a sustainable culture and find the ‘win-win’ opportunities that deliver mutual benefit.
Illinois Marine Towing (IMT) was built on the promise of providing excellent service and it has stayed true to that commitment for more than 30 years. IMT’s team provides innovative and safe solutions, becoming an integral part of its customers’ business. Through unmatched reliability and efficiency, IMT gives its customers peace of mind from the moment their equipment is placed in IMT’s care and custody.
IMT’s extensive market coverage, with fleet locations from Channahon to South Chicago, allows them to serve their customers’ every need. IMT delivers on its promise of excellent service daily, ensuring their needs are met on-time, every time.
IMT meets the requirements of the American Waterways Operators Responsible Carrier Program, its customers’ Tanker Management Self Assessment (TMSA) and U.S. Coast Guard regulations.
More information is available online at https://imtowing.com/.
Senior Port Engineer
16600 Des Plaines River Road
Lemont IL 60439