About Jeffboat


Company Overview

Jeffboat is the nation's largest inland shipyard. Located on the bank of the Ohio River in Jeffersonville, Indiana, the shipyard spans 80 acres with one mile of river front. A leader in the production of inland barges, Jeffboat's capabilities include construction of towboats and ocean-going vessels and a wide range of dry dock, repair, and machining services. The shipyard is operated by American Commercial Barge Line, a leading provider of inland barge transportation services.

The longest continually operated shipyard in the U.S., Jeffboat has been building the highest-quality, longest-lasting vessels on the water for over 180 years. Today, our team of the most experienced and highly skilled naval architects, engineers, and master shipbuilders upholds this legacy with an unwavering commitment to innovative engineering and the highest quality craftsmanship.