IRPT Annual Conference - April 24-26, 2018 - Cincinnati, Ohio

Messages from Director

Tonnage Reporting: IRPT Request for Information

Members, Through the historic Memorandum of Common Purpose recently signed by the Institute of Water Resources (U.S. Army Corps) and Inland Rivers, Ports and Terminals (more information below), it is our vision to navigate a path forward through strategic partnerships, such as with the Institute of Water Resources (IWR) for an accurate reporting system with…
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REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS AS TO PORT FACILITIES

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS AS TO PORT FACILITIES The Howard-Cooper County Regional Port Authority, (hereinafter called “Port”), is a Political Subdivision recognized under Chapter 68 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri. The statutory purpose is to increase volume of commerce in its port district which is Howard and Cooper County, Missouri.   ➢ The Port is…
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Maritime Administration Issues Request for Proposal

Maritime Administration Issues Request for Proposal Vessel Construction Manager Will Deliver National Security Multi-Mission Vessel WASHINGTON –The Maritime Administration (MARAD) released a Request for Proposal (RFP) to solicit for a Vessel Construction Manager (VCM) to deliver a new class of training ships referred to as a National Security Multi-Mission Vessel (NSMV). The VCM selected by…
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Growing Mkarns Region Needs Updated Water Infrastructure

Growing Mkarns Region Needs Updated Water Infrastructure September 2018 By Waterways Journal The McClellan–Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System (MKARNS) was the largest civil works project undertaken by the Corps at the time. It was originally authorized by Congress as early as July 24, 1946, in that year’s Rivers and Harbors Act (it was known as…
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Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement

Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Missouri River Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement The Kansas City and Omaha Districts of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), in cooperation with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), have developed the Final Missouri River Recovery Management Plan and Environmental Impact…
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Lower Mississippi River Basin meeting

Inland Rivers, Ports and Terminals, Inc.(IRPT) invites you to a Lower Mississippi River Basin meeting. The basin meeting is being held in conjunction with the Mississippi Water Resources Association Annual Conference.         Why: Provide platform for networking and discussion on river related issues affecting our region. Monday, October 22, 2018 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm Central …
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IRPT Ohio River Basin Meeting: October 16 in Paducah, KY

Inland Rivers, Ports and Terminals, Inc. (IRPT) invites you to an Ohio River Basin meeting. Why: Provide platform for networking and discussion on river related issues affecting our region. Tuesday, October 16th at 1:00 Central River Discovery Center 117 S. Water Street Paducah, Kentucky 42001 IRPT is a trade association for the nation’s inland waterway,…
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IRPT and U.S. Army Corps, IWR sign Memorandum of Common Purpose

September 12, 2018: 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 in New Orleans, Louisiana on September 12th. Through the IWR, the Navigation and Civil Works…
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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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Follow up to IRPT’s Missouri River Basin Meeting

As a result of last week’s Missouri River Basin meeting, I wanted to update you on an agenda item we discussed. Please make sure you read to the below with the highlighted piece as it contains IRPT’s ask of you and potential action. Agenda item ix. on the attached meeting agenda was an update on…
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