Shearer Group to design new Texas ferry

(HOUSTON) — The Shearer Group Inc. (TSGI) was recently awarded a five-year indefinite deliverable contract with the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT). TSGI will provide design, engineering and construction oversight services to TxDOT for a new 500-passenger, 70-car ferry providing service from Galveston Island to Bolivar Peninsula.

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By Professional Mariner Staff