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Exhibit 32.1
I, Michael P. Ryan, President and Chief Executive Officer of American Commercial Lines Inc. (the “Company”), certify, pursuant to Section 906 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, 18 U.S.C. Section 1350, that:
  1.   The Report on Form 10-K of the Company for the annual period ended December 31, 2008 (the “Report”) fully complies with the requirements of Section 13(a) or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (15 U.S.C. 78m); and
  2.   The information contained in the Report fairly presents, in all material respects, the financial condition and results of operations of the Company.
Date: March 11, 2009  /s/ Michael P. Ryan    
  Michael P. Ryan   
  President and Chief Executive Officer