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New Rock Island Terminal
New Rock Island Terminal
Electromagnet Barge Move
Electromagnet Barge Move



By John Shoulberg

Some huge changes will flow from the recently enacted Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA). The National Waterways Conference examined some of those changes in detail during its annual meeting September 17–19 in Shreveport, La.



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