Changes in the Cairo Harbor

Changes in the Cairo Harbor

WICKLIFFE, KY (KFVS) - American River Transportation Company (ARTCO), a subsidiary of Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM), announced plans to launch new barge fleeting and switching operations in the Cairo, Illinois, harbor starting January 1, 2016.

The Cairo harbor is a vital hub in the inland waterway supply chain.

The new operation will be based in Wickliffe, Kentucky, and will provide fleeting and switching operations from mile 948 on the Lower Mississippi River to mile 29 on the Upper Mississippi River and mile 974 on the Ohio River.

ADM operates an agricultural transportation network, with a global network of assets including boats and barges, stevedoring cranes, oceangoing vessels, railcars, and trucks.

The company offers third-party logistics solutions to customers around the world, from designing systems to freight transportation.

ARTCO will begin the staffing process for the new location immediately and is looking for people interested in joining their team.

To apply for a position, visit. and search for positions in Wickliffe, Kentucky.

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