The Shearer Group, Inc. (TSGI) is a full-service naval architecture, marine engineering and marine surveying firm located in Houston, TX. TSGI is a global leader in the design of inland towboats and barges and has a rich history of providing naval architecture and marine engineering services to the marine industry, with a focus on the inland marine sector.

Recent projects TSGI has completed or is currently working on include, the design and construction oversight of a new 500 passenger, 70 car diesel-electric ferry for the Texas Department of Transportation; functional design for a 1600HP inland towboat; functional design for a 2400HP triple screw inland towboat; functional design for a 1300HP inland towboat; functional design and production engineering of sixteen Subchapter D/O 30,000 BBL barges; design of a series of 200’ x 35’ x 12’, 12,000 BBL tank independent product D/O barges; and the design of two ABS Loadlined Ocean Going 2000CY hopper barges.


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