Freight News, Sea

Liberty Global Logistics Welcomes New Vessel to the Fleet

[ December 15, 2017   //   ]

In honor of the maiden voyage of the Liberty Peace, a plaque was presented to Capt. Raider of Liberty Global Logistics by Port of Beaumont staff and members of the 842nd Transportation Battalion, 597th Transportation Brigade, SDDC on Dec. 5, 2017.

The vessel was designed to transport commercial vehicles, rolling stock and project cargo, as well as military wheeled and containerized equipment such as M-ATVs, HUMVEEs, MRAPs, armored personnel carriers, tanks, helicopters and unit equipment. When used to carry commercial cargoes, the vessel is capable of carrying up to approximately 6,500 cars on 12 decks and has a total deck area of approximately 580,000 square feet.