Lockport, Louisiana - Bollinger Shipyards LLC has announced the delivery of the M/V COLE GUIDRY, an 80-ft. 2,000 HP inland towboat to Lorris G. Towing of Cut Off, Louisiana. Designed by Bollinger Shipyards, is a 2,000 HP inland towboat measuring 80 feet by 36 feet with a 10-foot draft. The vessel is powered by three (3) Caterpillar C18 Tier 3 engines rated at 670 HP each, supplied by Louisiana Machinery. The reduction gears are Twin Disc Model MGX517ODC with a ratio of 6:1. Electrical power is provided by three (3) Kohler generators, 65 kW each, supplied by Caroline Marine of Cut Off, LA. Tank capacity for fuel is 20,000 gallons and potable water capacity is 7,400 gallons. The vessel has four (4) staterooms and seven (7) bunks for the comfort of its crew. Luke Guidry of Lorris G. Towing said, “This vessel exceeds our expectations. Bollinger’s technology and craftsmanship are evident in the design and construction of this vessel. We can expand on this design to meet our future needs and the needs of our customers.” For more information contact: Eric Bollinger, Bollinger Vice President of Sales, Tel.: 985-532-2554.