Port of Pittsburgh Commission

Port of Pittsburgh Commission The mission of the PPC is to promote the commercial use and development of the inland waterway-intermodal transportation system and to integrate that system into the economic, recreational, environmental and intermodal future of southwestern PA.

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Moving products by barge is safe
07/29/2021
Moving products by barge is safe

Moving products by barge is safe

After reading Debbie Larson’s letter (“Barges put health at risk”), I felt compelled to respond to your readers as a 30-year professional...

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District installing new commander
07/29/2021
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District installing new commander

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District installing new commander

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District is getting a new commander. A change of command ceremony installing Col. Adam Czekanski as Pittsburgh district commander will take place 10 a.m. Thursday at the Sen. John Heinz History Center on Smallman Street in the Strip District. Czekanski suc...

PortPitt's interactive map shows local marinas and boat launches in our region. Check it out by visiting portpitt.com/ma...
07/28/2021

PortPitt's interactive map shows local marinas and boat launches in our region. Check it out by visiting portpitt.com/marinas.

PortPitt's interactive map shows local marinas and boat launches in our region. Check it out by visiting portpitt.com/marinas.

Gateway Clipper fall leaf tour is back on the Allegheny River in Armstrong County
07/26/2021
Gateway Clipper fall leaf tour is back on the Allegheny River in Armstrong County

Gateway Clipper fall leaf tour is back on the Allegheny River in Armstrong County

After a five-year hiatus, the Gateway Clipper will return to the Armstrong County portion of the Allegheny River for two boat tours and a dinner cruise on Oct. 9. Tickets have gone on sale and are expected to sell out. While the Armstrong County portion of the Allegheny River is

Boaters beware: High waters on Allegheny River from Kinzua to Pittsburgh for 5-7 days
07/21/2021
Boaters beware: High waters on Allegheny River from Kinzua to Pittsburgh for 5-7 days

Boaters beware: High waters on Allegheny River from Kinzua to Pittsburgh for 5-7 days

Torrential storms over the weekend caused water levels to rise significantly on the Allegheny River from the Kinzua Dam in Warren to Pittsburgh, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said. Water levels are decreasing but will stay elevated for the next five to seven days, according to Megan Gottlieb, wat...

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07/21/2021

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#infrastructureiscalling #LocksMoveUs

07/21/2021
Home - Campbell Transportation Company
07/15/2021
Home - Campbell Transportation Company

Home - Campbell Transportation Company

(CTC) is committed to providing efficient and reliable service across all its business segments to its valued customers where safety is our top priority.

07/12/2021

#LocksMoveUs #infrastructureiscalling

Photos from Pittsburgh District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers's post
07/08/2021

Photos from Pittsburgh District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers's post

The PortPitt staff had the honor of attending the U.S. Coast Guard Sector Ohio Valley Change of Command ceremony for the...
07/02/2021

The PortPitt staff had the honor of attending the U.S. Coast Guard Sector Ohio Valley Change of Command ceremony for the Maritime Safety Unit Pittsburgh yesterday at the Pittsburgh Botanic Garden in Oakdale. Commander Aaron Demo, USCG, was relieved by Commander Eric Velez, USCG. The ceremony was presided over by Captain Amy Beach, Commander of the USCG Ohio Valley Sector. We look forward to working with Commander Velez during his service duty as Captain of the Port of Pittsburgh.

PortPitt hosted a conversation with the US Maritime Administration (MARAD), industry stakeholders, and other local agenc...
07/02/2021

PortPitt hosted a conversation with the US Maritime Administration (MARAD), industry stakeholders, and other local agencies on Thursday to talk about Growing the Marine Highway.

PortPitt staffers Scott Harshman and Matt Pavlosky visited industry partner S.H. Bell Co's East Liverpool, OH facility o...
07/02/2021

PortPitt staffers Scott Harshman and Matt Pavlosky visited industry partner S.H. Bell Co's East Liverpool, OH facility on Tuesday. This facility straddles the PA/OH border and is therefore part of the Pittsburgh Port district.

Wolf Administration Highlights Responsible Celebration Ahead of Independence Day Holiday Weekendhttps://www.penndot.gov/...
07/02/2021
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Wolf Administration Highlights Responsible Celebration Ahead of Independence Day Holiday Weekend
https://www.penndot.gov/pages/all-news-details.aspx?newsid=853

Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), Pennsylvania State Police (PSP), Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, and the Office of the State Fire Commissioner held a media event today at the Fort Hunter boat launch urging safe and responsible celebration ahead of t...

07/02/2021

This graphic from Waterways Council, Inc. may look overwhelming, but it’s quite simple:
One barge on the water has the carry capacity of 16 rail cars or 70 tractor trailers.

Imagine the 🤢 #pollution prevented every time you watch a barge float on the water. How would you like to be stuck in that kind of road traffic?

Here. Let us explain this again, but with #emojis this time:

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06/25/2021

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All Aboard for Weekday Fun! Three Rivers Sightseeing Cruises now sail on Wednesdays and Thursdays beginning June 30! And, of course, 3 Rivers Sightseeing Cruises sail Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays, too! For sailing times, visit: http://bit.ly/GCFSightseeing

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06/23/2021

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Every parent wants to make sure their child is as safe as possible, and that goes double for parents who take their kids on the water. We make it easier for boating families to stay safe with our nationwide life jacket loaner program.

Find a Loaner Site Near you >>https://www.boatus.org/life-jacket-loaner/map

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06/22/2021

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We're hiring! Ingram Marine Group has an opening for a Crew Dispatch Support Coordinator in our Paducah, KY office, reporting to the General Manager, Crew Dispatch. Our environment thrives on teamwork, and we achieve our best results when we collaborate, share information, and back each other up. Check out the full description below and see if it's the right fit for you!

APPLY HERE: https://bit.ly/3vLNc3c

#jobsearch #jobsforyou #jobs #hiring #nowhiring #career #dispatchservices #barge #barges #jointheteam

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06/22/2021

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The #JonesAct supports not only maritime but many American industries, including steel in West Virginia. Read more from the The Herald-Dispatch about WV steel, the Jones Act and the future of green energy: https://bit.ly/2Sh1g70

Photos from Allegheny CleanWays's post
06/22/2021

Photos from Allegheny CleanWays's post

US Coal Production Grows | Coal Age
06/22/2021
US Coal Production Grows | Coal Age

US Coal Production Grows | Coal Age

US Coal Production Grows June 17, 2021 | Breaking news This week, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported that year-to-date coal production has grown to nearly 241 million tons, an 8.7% increase over where the industry stood last year. Wyoming leads the nation with approximately 10...

Cruise Pittsburgh's waters on the Rivers of Steel's Explorer
06/17/2021
Cruise Pittsburgh's waters on the Rivers of Steel's Explorer

Cruise Pittsburgh's waters on the Rivers of Steel's Explorer

Being aboard a boat on Pittsburgh’s three rivers can be both scenic and scientific. The Explorer riverboat’s “Uniquely Pittsburgh Sightseeing Tour” is a 90-minute excursion that offers guests views from the water while they learn the rich history of the city. The Explorer was...

06/17/2021

Keep yourself, friends and family safe by NEVER drinking and boating. Operation Dry Water #NeverBUI #BoatSober #OperationDryWater #OpDryWater #ODW #ODW21

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State Transportation Commission Adopts Updated 12-Year Transportation Program Action Clears Way for Latest Round of Transportation Improvements across Pennsylvania https://www.penndot.gov/pages/all-news-details.aspx?newsid=755
Press Conference for 40th Anniversary EQT Pittsburgh Regatta