Ohio River Basin

Ohio River Basin

Basin Chair

Jeff Stewart                                                         Brian Wright
(Term expires 2017)                                         (Term expires 2018)
Cincinnati Barge & Rail Terminal, OH      Owensboro Riverport Authority, KY

Meg Barnes                                                       Phil Wilzbacher
(Term expires 2018)                                      (Term expires 2017)
Superior Marine Ways, OH                         Ports of Indiana – Mt. Vernon


Please join us for an IRPT Ohio River Container on Barge working group meeting.


Monday, September 12th, 2016 at 1:00 pm


Cincinnati Barge & Rail Terminal: 1725 Riverside Drive; Cincinnati, OH 45202


IRPT invites you to discuss bringing a container on barge service to the Ohio River (aka M-70).


I.             Welcome remarks

II.            Introductions

III.            Goals of the meeting:

  1. Understand the formation and expectations of the working group
  2. Discuss current trends surrounding container services
  3. Evaluate successes and failures of recent attempts
  4. Decide on Project Designation Application through Maritime Administration
  5. Training Opportunities

Basin meetings are roundtable discussions designed to focus on regional collaboration and industry coordination. We welcome newcomers, but RSVP’s are required. If you are interested in attending, please email admin@irpt.net or call (618) 468-3010.