Ingram Barge Company, also known as IBCO, offers marine transportation services on inland waterways in North America. Established in 1946, the company offers moving services for dry- and liquid-bulk commodities between Minnesota and Louisiana. It maintains an in-house deckhand training school. Ingram Barge Company utilizes electronic charting and satellite communication systems. The company additionally has in-house repair and fueling capabilities. It maintains a fleet of more than 100 line-haul vessels and over 40 boats. Ingram Barge Company is one of the business units operated by Ingram Marine Group, which also owns and manages Ingram Materials. The parent company s Ingram Terminals assists with the intermodal transfer of commodities.