Water Transportation Council

AASHTO Liaison
Avital Barnea, Program Manager for Freight

Baton Rouge, LA

April 22-23, 2019

Registration is now open for the 2019 AASHTO Council on Water Transportation Meeting!

This meeting is being held in conjunction with the Inland Rivers, Ports, and Terminals (IRPT) 2019 Annual Conference. Please click here to register for the AASHTO meeting. More information on IRPT’s meeting, which has separate registration, is available here.

Both meetings will take place at the Raising Cane’s River Center, 275 South River Road, Baton Rouge, LA. For a draft agenda, please click here.

Rooms are being held at the Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center at a rate of $129/night. This rate is available until March 31, or until the group block is sold out. Please click here for reservations.

Washington, DC

February 27, 2018


USDOT StrongPorts, MARAD Update

Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway System

Port Performance Freight Statistics Program Annual Report

WIFIA for Navigation Projects

Marine Highways Update

USACE Civil Works Budget Low-Tonnage Channel Prioritization

Norfolk, VA

September 21, 2016



St. Lawrence Development Seaway Corporation 

State of Freight II Report– American Association of Port Authorities

Innovative Financing 

Navigation Program– USACE

Freight Flows, Statistics, and Data

Virginia Port Authority Update 

MARAD Initiatives