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December 2, 2014

The Shearer Group, Inc. and Conrad Shipyard, L.L.C. Receive ABS Approval in Principle for LNG Towboat

The Shearer Group, Inc. and Conrad Shipyard, L.L.C. Receive ABS Approval in Principle for LNG Towboat
Posted by Greg Beers

New Orleans, Louisiana - International WorkBoat Show - December 3rd, 2014 --Conrad Shipyard, L.L.C. and The Shearer Group, Inc. (TSGI) have worked together to develop the design of a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) powered towboat utilizing a proven design from TSGI.  The team has been awarded an “Approval in Principle” (AIP) by the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) for the design of the 4,200 horsepower LNG towboat.


November 13, 2014

"INLAND TOWBOATS The Next Generation" by Greg Beers, P.E. and Ed Shearer, P.E.

Posted by Greg Beers

The Shearer Group, Inc. is excited to share with the marine industry a paper on z-drive technology called INLAND TOWBOATS The Next Generation by TSGI's President, Greg Beers, P.E. and Ed Shearer, P.E., a Principal Naval Architect at TSGI! Please click on the link below to read the full paper. 

INLAND TOWBOATS The Next Generation by Greg Beers, P.E. and Ed Shearer, P.E.