Archive for 2019

  • $12B company to build distribution center at Premier 370

    This story was originally published in the St. Louis Business Journal on July 16, 2019. “Medline, a manufacturer and distributor of medical…

  • Wentzville GM plant hiring 300 part-time production workers

    This story was originally published in the St. Louis Business Journal on June 20, 2019. “The General Motors Assembly Plant in Wentzville…

  • TRRA Awarded $28.8 Million for MacArthur Bridge Rehabilitation

    The Terminal Railroad Association of St. Louis (TRRA) announced it has been awarded a Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) $28.8 million…

  • Barge on river

    Efforts Underway to Move More Containers on the Mississippi River and its Tributaries

    With dramatic growth projected in the global container market over the next decade, public and private sector leaders are working…

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    Port Of Savannah’s $3 Billion Investment Plan Paves The Way For New, Lower Cost, Efficient And Consistent Rail Service Between The East Coast Port And The St. Louis Region

    The St. Louis Regional Freightway and the Port of Savannah are forging a partnership to create a new connection between…

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    Hyperloop Project Plans Progressing as an Innovative Transportation Option in America’s Heartland

    The possibility of bringing the first Hyperloop One intercity route to Missouri is progressing at a rapid pace, putting this innovative…

  • FreightweekSTL Returns to St. Louis for a Second Year May 20-23

    Freight and logistics industry experts, business leaders and elected officials will gather in St. Louis May 20 through 23 for…

  • Lock Closures Starting on the Illinois Waterway This Summer May Result in More Freight Flowing Through St. Louis Region

    Businesses that move or handle commodities on the Illinois Waterway system are being encouraged to start making alternative plans due…

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    Pepsi expands St. Louis footprint with new lease

    This story was originally published in the St. Louis Business Journal in April 2019. Steph Kukuljan | St. Louis Business Journal PepsiCo (NASDAQ: PEP)…

  • Port of Savannah’s $3 Billion Investment Plan and The Opportunities It Presents for the St. Louis Region

    The Port of Savannah’s $3 billion plan to double containerized cargo capacity and how that investment could positively impact the…