CHS expanding with new grain facility

June 15, 2022 | bakingbusiness.com ERSKINE, MINN. — CHS will expand its operational capabilities and increase efficiency with a new shuttle grain facility in Erskine, Minn., slated to open in the fall of 2023. Construction will start this summer on the 1.25 million bus of additional storage. It complements existing CHS grain, agronomy and energy…

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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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USACE: Illinois Waterway & Chicago Area Navigation

Dear Illinois Waterway & Chicago Area Navigation Partners, Many of you may know, but for those who have not already heard, the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) of 2022 provided Chicago District $52.5 million in Construction General (CG) funding in Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22) for a major rehabilitation of the T.J. O’Brien Lock &…

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Illinois River Basin Meeting

Inland Rivers, Ports & Terminals invites you to an: Illinois River Basin Meeting Tuesday, April 12th from 12 pm to 3 pm Par-A-Dice Hotel Casino 21 Blackjack Blvd, East Peoria, IL 61611 IRPT is a trade association for the nation’s inland waterway, port, and terminal professionals. Our mission is to provide a platform for inland…

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Illinois River open to Commercial Navigation

October 29, 2020: U.S. Army Corps, Rock Island District (full link below) The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Rock Island District, announced that construction is complete and the Illinois Waterway locks have reopened to navigation after a series of extended, consolidated closures. With construction coming to an end at Dresden Island, Starved Rock and Marseilles…

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Economic Impact of Inland Waterways on Illinois

Inland Rivers, Ports & Terminals (IRPT) has partnered with the Waterways Council, Inc. (WCI) to promote the economic impact on the Nation’s Inland Waterways. The National Waterways Foundation (NWF) has released waterways profiles for the economic impact of the inland waterways for states including Illinois. Ranked 8th in the nation with 1,100 miles of navigable…

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