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Kirby Corporation

55 Waugh Drive
Suite 1000
Houston, TX 77007
United States
713-435-1000
http://www.kirbycorp.com

SectorIndustrials
IndustryMarine Shipping
Full Time Employees5,550

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Richard J. AlarioInterim CEO & Independent Director120kN/A1955
Mr. David W. Grzebinski C.F.A.Pres & Director3.21M136.1k1961
Mr. William G. HarveyExec. VP & CFO987.45kN/A1958
Ms. Amy D. HustedVP & Gen. Counsel657.7k77.73k1969
Mr. Joseph H. ReniersPres of Kirby Distribution & Services, Inc.909.83k345.13k1975
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Kirby Corporation operates domestic tank barges in the United States. Its Marine Transportation segment provides marine transportation services and towing vessels transporting bulk liquid products, as well as operates tank barges throughout the Mississippi River System, on the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, coastwise along three United States coasts, and in Alaska and Hawaii. This segment also transports petrochemicals, black oil, refined petroleum products, and agricultural chemicals by tank barges; and operates offshore dry-bulk barge and tugboat units that are engaged in the offshore transportation of dry-bulk cargoes in the United States coastal trade. It serves oil refining and petrochemical companies. As of February 22, 2019, this segment owned or operated 1,003 inland tank barges with 21.8 million barrels of capacity, 285 inland towboats, 53 coastal tank barges with 5.1 million barrels of capacity, 50 coastal tugboats, 4 offshore dry-bulk cargo barges, 4 offshore tugboats, and 1 docking tugboat. The company's Distribution and Services segment sells replacement parts; provides service mechanics to overhaul and repair medium-speed and high-speed diesel engines, transmissions, reduction gears, and related oilfield services equipment; rebuilds component parts or diesel engines, transmissions, reduction gears, and related equipment used in oilfield services, marine, mining, power generation, on-highway, and other industrial applications; rents generators, fork lifts, and pumps and compressors; and manufactures and remanufactures pressure pumping units. It serves oilfield service, on-highway transportation, marine transportation, commercial fishing, construction, and power generation companies, as well as oil and gas operators and producers, and the United States government. The company was formerly known as Kirby Exploration Company, Inc. and changed its name to Kirby Corporation in 1990. Kirby Corporation was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Corporate Governance

Kirby Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 8.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.