Arkansas River: Van Buren R/R Bridge Closure

Van Buren R/R Bridge Closure Sent: May 20, 2022, 11:31 AM Please see the below message from USCG. They did let the boat traffic through that was in the immediate area through the night last night. They are expected to be reopened by 8:00 PM this evening. Dwayne George Good Morning, The Arkansas Missouri R/R…

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Port Access Route Study: Seacoast of North Carolina Including Approaches to the Cape Fear River and Beaufort Inlet, North Carolina

  Port Access Route Study: Seacoast of North Carolina Including Approaches to the Cape Fear River and Beaufort Inlet, North Carolina  Notice Number: 2022-10457 Coast Guard, DHS.  Notice of availability, final report.  The Coast Guard announces the completion of the Port Access Route Study for the Seacoast of North Carolina including approaches to the Cape…

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Arkansas River: Van Buren RR Drawbridge – Update

Sent: May 14, 2022, 5:52 PM All please see the below message. Good news is the bridge is operational. It is currently open. However a closure next week will be necessary for some repairs. Good Afternoon, The Arkansas Missouri RR is planning to fix the electrical damages on Monday, 16MAY22 from dawn till dusk but…

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IRPT Lower Mississippi River Basin Meeting

Inland Rivers, Ports & Terminals invites you to a: Lower Mississippi River Basin Meeting Wednesday, June 1st from 11 am to 4 pm The Port of South Louisiana – Guest House 1692 Highway 44 Reserve, LA 70084 IRPT is a trade association for the nation’s inland waterway, port, and terminal professionals. Our mission is to…

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Port KC advances intermodal rail and river port terminal project

Port KC advances intermodal rail and river port terminal project Industry Day planned for May 23, 2022 KANSAS CITY, Mo (April 28, 2022) – On May 23, 2022, Port KC will host an Industry Day for the Missouri River Terminal project to raise awareness and engage potential industry partners. At the event, project team members…

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Missouri River Construction Update

  April 27, 2021 | Courtesy of Coalition to Protect the Missouri River Work continues to progress on the Missouri River from the nearly $315 million in funds received from the Infrastructure and Investment Jobs Act. Though low water is providing some access challenges in locations, construction crews are adapting and digging into areas needed…

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New Coal Processing Facility Planned in West Virginia

Frontier Applied Sciences subsidiary Frontieras North America revealed plans this week to build a new processing plant in Mason County, West Virginia that will manufacturer a “cleaner version” of coal using a proprietary technology. The facility will use the firm’s patented Solid Carbon Fractionation (SCF) technology to extract volatiles, moisture, and contaminates from coal, waste plastics and…

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Upper Mississippi River Basin Meeting

Upper Mississippi River Basin Meeting Thursday, April 28th from 9:30 am to 2 pm America’s Central Port 1635 West First Street Granite City, IL 62040 IRPT is a 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…

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Missouri River navigation support actions by the Kansas City District

Missouri River navigation support actions by the Kansas City District   US Army Corps of Engineers | Kansas City District Website – Northwestern Division Published March 21, 2022   Barge on the Missouri River delivers rock to stabilization areas along the river. KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City District received significant funds to make repairs…

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