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Peru chosen by roofing manufacturer GAF as site for new plant, creating 70 jobs

July 14, 2022 | NewsTribune (full link below) On-site production expected to begin in 2024 GAF Commercial Roofing, the largest roofing and waterproofing manufacturer in North America, announced Thursday morning it will build a $80 million, 450,000 square foot manufacturing facility in Peru. The plant will employ more than 70 workers and will be located north…
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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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NWS Greater Mississippi River Basin: Spring Hydrologic Outlook Webinar for External Partners

  The slides for the NWS Greater Mississippi River Basin: Spring Hydrologic Outlook Webinar #1 for External Partners, held at 2:30 PM CT on February 10, can be viewed here. NWS Greater Mississippi River Basin: Spring Hydrologic Outlook Webinar #1 for External Partners on February 10, 2022 was recorded. That recording can be viewed at…
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