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U.S. Department of Transportation announced small shipyard grants

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U.S. Department of Transportation announced small shipyard grants

Congratulations to IRPT Members, Mike’s Inc. and TPG Chicago Dry Dock as well as the numerous IRPT Members that helped them in the grant application process: June 10, 2019: U.S. Department of Transportation announces Small Shipyard Grants Today, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) announced $19.6 million in grants to support capital improvements…

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Illinois River Closures, Fish Barriers Are Top Concerns At IRCA

Illinois River Closures, Fish Barriers Are Top Concerns At IRCA September 2018 By David Murray click here to read more Scheduled closures of the Illinois River in 2019 and 2020 to repair aging locks were the topic of greatest concern for members of the Illinois River Carriers Association (IRCA), as the association held its third-quarter…

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B. L. Duke River Transport

B.L. Duke River Transport, located on the former Gerdau Rolling Mill property at 1 Industry Avenue, Joliet, Illinois, is conveniently adjacent to B.L Duke’s Scrap Metal processing facility in Joliet, equipped with barge and rail terminals. With 30.5 acres and a 250,000 square foot warehouse, this nearly doubles their footprint to almost 64 acres. The location…

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Breaking News: IRPT signs Memorandum with USACE

Inland Rivers, Ports & Terminals and U.S. Army Corps, Institute of Water Resources sign Memorandum of Common Purpose Cindy Cutrera, Port of Morgan City and President of Inland Rivers, Ports & Terminals and Dr. Joe Manous, Jr., Director for the Institute of Water Resources (IWR) of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers signed the Memorandum…

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Inland Rivers, Ports and Terminals, Inc. (IRPT) invites you to an Illinois River Basin meeting.

Inland Rivers, Ports and Terminals, Inc. (IRPT) invites you to an Illinois River Basin meeting. The basin meeting is being held in conjunction with the Illinois River Carrier’s meeting. Why: Provide platform for networking and discussion on river related issues affecting our region. Tuesday, September 11th at 12:00 Central Par-A-Dice Hotel and Casino 21 Blackjack…

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Kinder Morgan Terminals (Stony Island)

Kinder Morgan’s Chicago terminal sits on 177 acres on the Calumet River and the St. Lawrence Seaway with direct access to Norfolk Southern Railroad. The terminal is located along Interstates 94, 80, 57, 55 and 65. The terminal offers barge, rail and truck loading/unloading, storage and warehousing and additional services. The MidWest Region of KM Terminals primarily…

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Kinder Morgan Terminals (Argo)

Kinder Morgan’s Argo terminal sits on 145 acres on the Chicago Sanitary & Ship Canal with direct access to the Canadian National Railway. The terminal is located along route 171 and Interstates 294 and 55 and serves TEPPCO pipelines. The facility can handle 3 barges at a time and has a storage capacity of 2,493,108…

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ACBL Lemont Terminal

ACBL’s Lemont, IL, terminal provides an optimal location for transferring cargo from barge-to-truck, enabling shippers to take advantage of the significant cost efficiencies of barging while meeting their customers’ demands for truck delivery of smaller volume shipments. The facility offers the area’s most expansive slip and fleet space and close access to interstate highways. Capable…

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Central Gulf ports augmenting cargo terminal infrastructure

Central Gulf ports augmenting cargo terminal infrastructure By: Paul Scott Abbott | Issue #666 | Mar 26 2018 at 03:36 PM | Channel(s): Ports & Terminals  Ports With terminal expansions moving forward at most of the region’s ports, the central Gulf region is readying to meet burgeoning demands of cargo interests. The region appears to have favor in Washington, as the only two…

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