IRPT Annual Conference - April 23-25, 2019 - Baton Rogue, LA

Messages from Director

Notice of Funding Opportunity for Consolidated Rail Infrastructure and Safety Improvements

July 19, 2018: Federal Register (full link below) Notice of Funding Opportunity for Consolidated Rail Infrastructure and Safety Improvements The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), Department of Transportation (DOT) issued a notice of funding opportunity which details the application requirements and procedures to obtain grant funding for eligible projects under the Consolidated Rail Infrastructure and Safety…
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Inland Rivers, Ports and Terminals, Inc. (IRPT) invites you to a Missouri River Basin meeting

Inland Rivers, Ports and Terminals, Inc. (IRPT) invites you to a Missouri River Basin meeting.           Why: Provide platform for networking and discussion on river related issues affecting our region. Tuesday, August 14th at 2:00 central Port KC 300 Wyandotte, Suite 100 Kansas City, Missouri 64105 IRPT is a trade association for the nation’s inland waterway,…
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Inland Waterways User Board meeting

July 11, 2018: Federal Register (full link below) The Army Corps of Engineers, Inland Waterways Users Board will meet from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on August 30, 2018. Public registration will begin at 7:15 a.m. This meeting is open to the public. For additional information about the Board, please visit the committee’s website at…
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Executive Director of the Ports Association of Louisiana

Executive Director of the Ports Association of Louisiana DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF PAL EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR MANAGER The position of Executive Director of the Ports Association of Louisiana requires two distinct but interrelated functions: Association Management and Governmental Relations. The Executive Director will assume a primary role in the day-to-day operations, planning and programming, and use…
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NWC News Alert – Washington Update

NWC News Alert – Washington Update        June 11, 2018 FY18 Work Plan Released The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has released the work plan for fiscal year 2018. Enacted by Congress in March as the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018, the civil works program received $6.8 billion in federal funding, $789 million more than…
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ISFAC Update (Illinois Competitive Freight Program Awards)

ISFAC Update (Illinois Competitive Freight Program Awards) For Immediate Release Tuesday, June 5, 2018 Contact Rachel Bold Rachel.Bold@illinois.gov $241 million investment in freight mobility Move spurs local economies, enhances freight efficiency $241 million investment in projects that will improve the mobility of freight throughout the state and provide long-term benefits in congestion relief and economic…
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NWC News Alert – Washington Update

NWC News Alert – Washington Update • Senate water legislation • USACE Infrastructure Meetings • Section 7001 Request for Proposals The Senate’s “WRDA” To Be Released This Week The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee intends to release its version of WRDA tomorrow. Entitled the “America’s Water Infrastructure Act of 2018,” the bill includes traditional…
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2018 IRPT Officers, Directors and Basin Meeting Schedule

In accordance with the by-laws of the organization, the 2018-2019 Officers and Directors were elected at the General Membership Meeting on April 24th in Cincinnati, Ohio. I am pleased to present to you the following Board of Directors for Inland Rivers, Ports & Terminals, Inc.: Officers: Chairman of the Board: Anthony Hauer, Natchez Adams County…
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Pink barge brings cancer awareness Marquis Energy donates $10,000 to Mary Crowley Cancer Research

HENNEPIN — A massive pink barge is bringing some color and cancer awareness to the area. The barge, called Big Hope 1, brings awareness to cancer research, and it’s currently sitting among Marquis Energy’s fleet in Hennepin. The business is donating $10,000 to Mary Crowley Cancer Research, said Danielle Anderson, executive assistant/director of public relations…
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Inland Rivers, Ports & Terminals 2018 Annual Conference

If you have not yet registered for the Inland Rivers, Ports & Terminals 2018 Annual Conference, time is running out so please do not delay. Simply access online registration here.
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