Department of Homeland Security: Port/Terminal Security Matters

IRPT Presented, “Department of Homeland Security: Port/Terminal Security Matters” webinar on May 27, 2020 at 10:00 AM CDT. This webinar was to discuss port/terminal security issues and the tools offered by the Department of Homeland Security: port/terminal physical and cyber security assessments (cascading effects of port closures), regional resilience assessments, dependency/inter-dependency analysis, emergency support functions, and…

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Port of Little Rock: New Dock Case Study

IRPT hosted, “Little Rock Port Authority: New Dock Case Study” on May 26, 2020 at 1:00 PM CDT. This webinar to explored a case study at the Little Rock Port Authority on their new dock construction. The webinar, hosted by IRPT, covered project conception to completion, including: Economic case, Funding sources, Transportation inter connectivity, Innovative…

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Levels of Service (LoS) Regulation

IRPT proudly hosted a Levels of Service (LoS) Regulation webinar on Wednesday, April 22nd, presented by: Dean Marlin, Waterways Association of Pittsburgh Mary Ann Bucci, Port of Pittsburgh Commission LoS is not simply a Pittsburgh issue. 15 of the 27 rivers within the Inland Marine Transportation System are classified as “Low Use” waterways. Classification of…

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Maritime Administration Funding

IRPT proudly hosted the Maritime Administration Funding webinar on April 21st, presented by: Admiral Mark H. Buzby, Maritime Administrator Wade Morefield, Office of Ports & Waterways, Maritime Administration Kirk Claussen, Loan Specialist, Maritime Administration Mauricio Castro, Transportation Specialist, Maritime Administration The MARAD webinar covered grant opportunities available to Inland Ports and Terminals such as BUILD,…

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IAMPE Commissioner’s Tract

IRPT proudly hosted the International Association of Maritime and Port Executives Commissioner’s Tract seminar on April 20, 2020. The Commissioner’s and Board Members Seminar is to orient the member of a sitting policy making body to the current trends in the public and private port sector. The 3- hour program focused on current trends in…

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All About Tonnage

On November 19th, 2019, IRPT hosted a webinar titled “All about Tonnage”, presented by Inland Rivers, Ports & Terminals, Inc. and the Institute of Water Resources and Waterborne Commerce Statistics Center. Over the past year since the signing of our Memorandum of Common Purpose, IRPT, IWR and WCSC has been working together to ensure all…

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Port and Terminal Tariffs

December 5, 2017: “Port and Terminal Tariffs” was presented by the International Association of Maritime Port Executives (IAMPE). The webinar covered the basics of tariffs, their legal implications, content and use in port and terminal pricing. An essential discussion for anyone who is involved in marine terminal operations and public port activities where fees for…

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How to Win Grants and Loans for Inland Port Projects

October 1, 2019: “How to Win Grants and Loans for Inland Port Projects” was presented by Prime Focus, LLC. The focus of the webinar will include an overview of National, State and Regional Funding and Programs, including (but not limited to): Inland Port and Terminal Grant Program America’s Marine Highway Program Build and INFRA Programs…

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Strategic Port Planning

September 24, 2019: “Strategic Planning for Inland Ports” was presented by the International Association of Maritime Port Executives (IAMPE). Topics of coverage included (but limited to): Different Types of Planning The Planning Process Step-by-step Methodology IAMPE is a not-for-profit membership association dedicated to developing and maintaining professional standards in the maritime industry. For more IAMPE…

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