The Case for an Inland River Transportation Caucus Within US Congress

The Case for an Inland River Transportation Caucus Within US Congress September 8, 2022 | maritimeprofessionals.com (full link below) Aimee Andres, Contributor An Inland River Transportation Caucus could help inland river transportation interests that are often misunderstood and greatly undervalued. For anyone doing business on the inland river transportation system, the goal is to keep…

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Request for Statement of Qualifications Development of a Port Master Plan – City of Henry, Illinois

CITY OF HENRY, ILLINOIS REQUEST FOR STATEMENT OF QUALIFICATIONS (link below) Development of a Port Master Plan  Release date: August 16, 2022 Response due: September 16, 2022  Notice is hereby given that the City of Henry is accepting submittals of Statements of Qualifications (SOQ) for providing master planning services for the Port of Henry located…

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Request for Qualifications – Marine Engineering and Planning consultant Port of Waukegan, Waukegan Illinois

REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS ISSUED: 10th June 2022 DUE: 12:00 PM (Central Standard Time), 1st July 2022  PUBLIC NOTICE Request for Qualifications – Marine Engineering and Planning consultant Port of Waukegan, Waukegan Illinois  Owner: The Waukegan Port District (“District”), as owner, operator, and sponsor of the Port of Waukegan (“Port”) hereby gives notice that it will accept Statements…

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New Marine Highway Route, Two New Marine Highway Designations, and A Project Designation Extension Support Supply Chain Resiliency

New Marine Highway Route, Two New Marine Highway Designations, and A Project Designation Extension Support Supply Chain Resiliency Tuesday, April 19, 2022 | US DOT Maritime Administration (full link below) WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) today announced the designation of a new Marine Highway Route, two new Marine Highway Projects,…

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Business View Magazine interviews Aimee Andres, Executive Director of IRPT, for our focus on Inland Rivers, Ports, and Terminals in the U.S.

Inland Rivers, Ports and Terminals, Inc. (IRPT) – Finding A Balanced Approach   Business View Magazine | April 4, 2022 (full link below) Business View Magazine interviews Aimee Andres, Executive Director of IRPT, for our focus on Inland Rivers, Ports, and Terminals in the U.S. In its capacity as the trade association for the nation’s…

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FACT SHEET:  Biden-⁠Harris Administration Announces Additional Infrastructure Funding for Ports and Waterways

FACT SHEET:  Biden-⁠Harris Administration Announces Additional Infrastructure Funding for Ports and Waterways March 29, 2022 | Whitehouse.gov (full link below) The Biden-Harris Administration is announcing that it will invest more than $2.7 billion in funding to [300] Army Corps projects through the country focused on strengthening ports and waterways. The announcement follows the Biden Administration…

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