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Ohio River Basin In The News

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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St. Louis, Plaquemines Ports Ink MoU for Mississippi River Cooperation

St. Louis, Plaquemines Ports Ink MoU for Mississippi River Cooperation Posted by Joseph Keefe March 27, 2018 APH vessels are being designed in lengths of 592, 772, and 952 feet. The Vessels will carry from 1824 to 2960 TEUs and will travel north and south at twice the speed of barge lines or about 12-14 knots.…
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Central Gulf ports augmenting cargo terminal infrastructure

Central Gulf ports augmenting cargo terminal infrastructure By: Paul Scott Abbott | Issue #666 | Mar 26 2018 at 03:36 PM | Channel(s): Ports & Terminals  Ports With terminal expansions moving forward at most of the region’s ports, the central Gulf region is readying to meet burgeoning demands of cargo interests. The region appears to have favor in Washington, as the only two…
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New Nova ethylene terminal on the Mississippi

March 27, 2018: Chemical & Engineering News (full link below) Nova plans ethylene export terminal Canadian chemical maker Nova Chemicals is working with the oil and gas infrastructure firm Energy Transfer Partners to develop an ethylene export terminal on the U.S. Gulf Coast. The terminal would have the capacity to export 800,000 metric tons of…
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LiebherrUSA announces 45million expansion 3-23-18

Liebherr to invest $45 million at its Newport News facility Liebherr invests $45 million in the expansion of its Newport News, Virginia, facility Liebherr continues to grow its operations in the United States Newport News, VA (USA) March 23, 2018 – Liebherr-International AG, the family owned company and one of the world’s largest manufacturers of…
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