RFP: Design-Build New Warehouse Construction Project

America’s Central Port is seeking proposals from Design-build teams for its P22-BLDG-02 Design Build New Warehouse Construction Project. The Deadline for Phase I Submission is December 16, 2022 @10:00AM (CT). The Deadline for Phase II Submission is January 27, 2023 @10:00AM (CT). Purpose The Port is seeking proposals in order to 1) select a short-list…
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Highbar LLC to Build First Rebar Mill in Northeast Arkansas

A newly formed company focused on sustainable scrap metal recycling and steel production, Highbar LLC, has announced its plans to build the first of its two rebar steel mini mills in northeast Arkansas. The mills are designed to be world leaders in terms of energy and water efficiency, labor productivity and carbon emission reductions. “My…
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Henderson County Riverport Authority Announces Hiring of New Executive Director

Henderson County Riverport Authority Announces Hiring of New Executive Director  Henderson, KY- November 4, 2022 – The Board of Directors for the Henderson County Riverport Authority announce the hiring of Bernard “Ben” Weithman as the new Executive Director for the Henderson County Riverport. Mr. Weithman takes over for the retiring Greg Pritchett, who has led…
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AGRIServices of Brunswick to Receive an $8.8 Million Grant

The Green Hills Regional Planning Commission will be receiving a $8,768,000 grant from the United States Maritime Administration (MARAD) to further the development of container-in-barge shipping services at AGRIServices of Brunswick The grant will upgrade the existing port terminal with a new container dock and related mooring structures, add a new rail spur with loading…
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Port Muskogee Awarded $34.9 Million In Infrastructure Grants

Port Muskogee Awarded $34.9 Million In Infrastructure Grants Sole Oklahoma PIDP Grant Recipient Selected by U.S. Dot   Muskogee, OK – The Muskogee City-County Port Authority has been awarded a Port Infrastructure Development Program Grant (PIDP) from the U.S. Department of Transportation for $23.9 million to address infrastructure needs at Port Muskogee in Muskogee County.…
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Seven IRPT Members Were Successful in Securing Port Infrastructure Development Program (PIDP) Funding

IRPT is Excited to Announce That Seven IRPT Members Were Successful in Securing Port Infrastructure Development Program (PIDP) Funding The U.S. Department of Transportation announced more than $703 million to fund 41 projects in 22 states and one territory that will improve port facilities through the Maritime Administration’s Port Infrastructure Development Program. We would like…
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