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Paraguay: New Hotbed of Marine Business
A South American country not named “Brazil” poses good business prospects for boatbuilders and marine suppliers.

Posted to Inland Waterways by Gregory Trauthwein on 4/14/2014 2:56:01 PM | with 0 comments


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Abdul Kalam advocates ‘National Smart Waterways Grid Mission’
The conference on ‘Shipping Industry in times of Economic change’ gives an in depth on what ails the shipping and port sector



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Indian government considering incentive scheme of Indian Coastal Conference Shipping Association for modal shift of cargo from road / rail to inland waterways / coastal shipping



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Move to shift significant part of freight moving by road and rail on to coastal shipping and inland waterway transport



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Waterways Council, Inc. to Meet the Press March 10
Arlington, VA –Waterways Council, Inc. (WCI) will address the news media about the President’s FY 2012 budget and outlook for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Civil Works program, the state and importance of lock and dam infrastructure to the nation, and the prospects for the Inland Waterways Capital Development Plan in the 112th Congress.

Posted to Waterways Council by Jocelyn Redfern on 2/10/2011 1:51:00 PM | with 0 comments


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Intended for the USA, Seasnake set to slither into Indian waters
Seasnake could become a reality in India



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RiverNotes: A Thinking Man's Game
Rearranging the tow is more than playing a game of Tetris. Sometimes it's like playing chess with Bobby Fischer.

Posted to MarineNews Notes by Raina Clark on 7/6/2010 10:53:17 AM | with 1 comments


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RIverNotes: Mom & Pop on the Mississippi
The Captain ordered groceries for the boat this morning and at about 1700 hours an aluminum skiff from S&S Boat Store out of Burlington Iowa, tied up alongside the Theresa Wood and delivered food.

Posted to MarineNews Notes by Raina Clark on 7/3/2010 8:27:28 PM | with 0 comments


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RiverNotes: FIrst Day Aboard The Theresa Wood
I climbed aboard the M/V Theresa Wood, owned and operated by Marquette Transportation and on charter to AEP River Operations, on July 1 at about 1500 hours.

Posted to MarineNews Notes by Jocelyn Redfern on 7/2/2010 7:59:02 PM | with 0 comments


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RiverNotes- Live Blog Posting Starts Tomorrow
From July 2-8 Raina Clark will be posting on-the-spot updates from vessels on the Mississippi and Illinois rivers

Posted to MarineNews Notes by Jocelyn Redfern on 7/1/2010 12:41:02 PM | with 2 comments


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