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

Ohio River Basin

Ohio River Basin In The News

Funding released for Cairo river port terminal in Illinois, US

October 12, 2018: Ship Technology (full link below) Funding released for Cairo river port terminal in Illinois, US A sum of $1m in capital funding has been released for the planned river port terminal in Cairo, Illinois, US. Illinois State Senator Dale Fowler (R-Harrisburg) said that the funding demonstrates the state’s effort to revive the…
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Notice of Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Leases in Ohio

September 20, 2018: Federal Register Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Leases in Ohio As provided for under the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) received a petition for reinstatement of competitive oil and gas leases OHES058186, OHES058187, OHES058188, OHES058191, OHES058198, OHES058199, OHES058200, OHES058203, OHES058204,…
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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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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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Proposed $5 Million Investment in MINGO JUNCTION, OHIO Steel Plant

June 22, 2018: WTRF.com (full link below) Proposed $5 Million Investment in MINGO JUNCTION, OHIO Steel Plant JSW Steel announced on Thursday a proposal to put up to $500 million into Acero Junction, Inc. Lawmakers said this is great news because it’s a step forward in putting America back in the forefront of steel production.…
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New ISC Facility in Morehead, Kentucky

April 6, 2018: Trade & Industry Development (full link below) KY: Independent Stave to Build 220-Job, $66.5M Cooperage in Morehead Gov. Matt Bevin announced barrel manufacturer Independent Stave Co. will create 220 jobs for Kentuckians with a new $66.5 million cooperage in Morehead. “Independent Stave is a strong corporate partner to Kentucky with multiple locations…
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