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  • World Wide Technology warehouse.

    Future of supply chain management getting review in Metro East

    This article originally ran in the Illinois Business Journal on July 9, 2021.  If you’ve wondered why car dealers are suffering inventory problems or why your favorite restaurant suddenly ran out of…

  • Barges on the Mississippi River at Downtown St. Louis.

    IRPT’s Andres says US inland ports need more infrastructure investment

    This article originally ran in the American Journal of Transportation on June 17, 2021.  Aimee Andres, executive director, Inland Rivers, Ports and Terminals, Inc. (IRPT), says U.S. inland river ports and terminals…

  • IDOT June 2021 Newsletter – I-270 Project

    Check out the latest issue of the Illinois Department of Transportation’s Chain of Rocks Bridge June 2021 newsletter here. You can find more information about the project here.

  • President Joe Biden with a bi-partisan group of Senators.

    Biden, bipartisan senators reach agreement on infrastructure plan

    This article originally ran in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch on June 24, 2021.  President Joe Biden announced on Thursday that “we have a deal,” signaling a bipartisan agreement on a $953 billion…

  • A truck on a highway

    USDA touts ‘ag corridors’ in new report presented at Freight Week 2021

    This article originally ran in the High Plains Journal on June 10, 2021.  A study of ag transportation released in December by the U.S. Department of Agriculture revealed that 80% of United…