Archive for August, 2021

  • Missouri Department of Transportation logo

    Missouri River Container-on-Barge Service Receives Marine Highway Designation

    One of six new Marine Highway Projects named nationally The Missouri Department of Transportation has received one of six Marine…

  • Red and white paddlewheeler docked on the rivers edge.

    Upcoming Event: Riverboat Cruise to View the Merchants Bridge Replacement Project on September 17

    You’re Invited to a Special Cruise to View the Merchants Bridge Replacement Project from a Unique Perspective Date & Time:…

  • University of Missouri–St. Louis, Associate Director of the College of Business’ Center for Business and Industrial Studies and professor of Supply Chain Management Department answers questions on the news.

    Experts say to start your holiday shopping now

    This article originally ran on Fox2Now.com on August 18, 2021. Forget December, if you want the most wonderful time of…

  • Freightway logo on a white background

    New school in north St. Louis hopes to combat truck driver shortage

    This article originally ran on STLToday.com on August 19, 2021.  A national training firm has opened a new truck driving school…

  • 39 Bremen Avenue along St. Louis' north riverfront.

    Company that makes ‘eco-friendly fertilizer’ is set to open St. Louis riverfront facility

    This article originally ran on StlToday.com on August 17, 2021.  The St. Louis riverfront is set to welcome a $25 million facility…

  • Stock image of a map showing connectivity throughout the world

    Commentary: Spotlighting the St. Louis region’s global connectivity

    This article originally ran in the St. Louis Business Journal on August 5, 2021.  FreightWeekSTL returned for the fourth consecutive…

  • Drawing of new development in Westport area

    Developer starts construction on first industrial park in Westport in 30 years

    This article originally ran in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch on August 6, 2021.  After years of debate on development in…