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IRPT is the trade association for the nation’s inland waterway, port and terminal professionals. Our Mission is to provide a platform for inland river port and terminal professionals to improve their businesses and to inform policy makers on the needs and economic impacts of our industry.

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2015 Annual Conference

Register for the 2015 Annual Conference now! To be held in Shreveport, LA from April 28-30.

2015 Annual Conference

If you were not able to attend IRPT’s 2014 annual conference at the impressive Union Station in downtown St. Louis, you really missed out! This ranks as one of the best annual conferences IRPT has held.
Hugh McConnell, IRPT President