Welcome to the Standing Committee on Water Transportation

SCOWT addresses all policy, regulatory, safety and enforcement i​​ssues impacting the nation's Coastal, Inland and Great Lakes waterways ability to move goods efficiently on the national freight transportation network.

SCOWT serves as the Water modal lead for the AASHTO Freight Transportation Network and Special Committee on Intermodal Transportation and Economic Expansion​.

SCOWT members include any state transportation department that elects to serve on the committee. States may also designate an alternate state-level agency to serve on their behalf. 

The latest subcommittee news and information can be found using the 

navigation menu on the left of the page.  For more information, please 
contact Katelyn Dwyer​ at 202-624-3698. 

Upcoming Events

SCOWT Annual Meeting- September 21st in Norfolk, VA (at the Virginia Port Authority). For more information regarding the meeting, email Katelyn Dwyer​​.