New Addition to the Madere & Sons Towing and Deep South Fleet

The Madere Family proudly introduces the “Big Al”; the newest vessel in the Deep South Oilfield Construction fleet. The “Big Al” is a phenomenal addition to the fleet with its shallow water heavy lift capacity.


  • Length: 185 ft.
  • Width: 54 ft.
  • Hull Depth: 16 ft.  
  • Draft: 4 ft.
  • 250 Ton lift capacity utilizing a Kabelco CK 2500Hydraulic Track Crane
  • 40 ft. by 10 ft. notched keyway
  • Two 60 ft. Power Spuds
  • Two 15 ton hydraulic cranes
  • Internal Ballast System
  • Living Quarters for 12 personnel with full accommodations to include Wi-Fi and satellite access