Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg Announces New Members of Maritime Transportation System National Advisory Committee

Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg Announces New Members of Maritime Transportation System National Advisory Committee By Crystal Hutchinson | June 9, 2022 Aimee Andres, Executive Director of Inland Rivers, Ports and Terminals, Inc. (IRPT), has been appointed by U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg to the Maritime Transportation System National Advisory Committee (MTSNAC). In April, Ms. Andres had also…

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Expanded Design Services for Liquid Fertilizer Storage and Chemical & Seed Warehouses

Marcus Construction, announces the exclusive relationship with Steve Swift as a Project Adviser focused on the design of liquid fertilizer storage and chemical & seed warehouses. After spending the past 30 years with Kahler Automation, Steve brings substantial knowledge to the Marcus Construction team and will provide an incredible benefit to our customers in helping them discover…

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Ports of Indiana-Jeffersonville completes $24 million in new infrastructure projects

  JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. – The Ports of Indiana-Jeffersonville is celebrating the completion of $24 million in infrastructure enhancement projects. The Port received a $10 million Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grant in 2015 initiating big changes in Jeffersonville. All projects were completed in 2022. The grant provided partial funding for $24 million in infrastructure enhancements that…

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS: Louisville & Jefferson Co. Riverport – Tangent Loop Track

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS – LOUISVILLE & JEFFERSON CO. RIVERPORT TANGENT LOOP TRACK Notice is hereby given that the Louisville and Jefferson County Riverport Authority will receive bids up to 2:00 p.m., local prevailing time, June 22, 2022, at the offices of the Louisville and Jefferson County Riverport Authority, 6900 Riverport Drive, Louisville, Kentucky, 40258, for tangent loop track…

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Biden Administration Announces Over $368 Million in Grants to Improve Rail Infrastructure, Enhance and Strengthen Supply Chains

Thursday, June 2, 2022 | U.S. DOT 46 Projects in 32 States to Modernize Rail Across Rural & Urban Communities Will Enable Economic Growth WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) today announced over $368 million in Consolidated Rail Infrastructure and Safety Improvements (CRISI) grant program funds to 46 projects in 32 states and…

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Port of Little Rock is awarded $5.6M through CRISI Grant Program

Little Rock port awarded $5.6M federal grant to add railroad tracks and build engine maintenance facility The Port of Little Rock Railroad operates a five-person crew Monday through Friday, with switching services provided from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. June 3, 2022 | Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette (full link below) The Little Rock Port Authority…

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Transport 360 Doubles its Capacity

  Besides expanding to Kansas City, Transport 360 has made major upgrades to the port in St. Joseph, including a tele-stacker and additional storage areas. May 29, 2022 | News-Press Now (full link below) Transport 360 has been continually expanding its equipment in St. Joseph to ramp up the number of barges the company can…

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Port of Harlingen Releases First Annual Report

Port of Harlingen Releases First Annual Report May 23, 2022 | HARLINGEN, TX: The Port of Harlingen releases its first Annual Report highlighting the 2020-2021 fiscal year. Click Here to view a digital version of an online version of our 2020-21 Annual Report. CONTACT: Amy Lynch, Director of PR and Marketing (956) 244-7883 or amy@portofharlingen.com…

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