Missouri River Navigator’s Meeting

Missouri River Navigator’s Meeting
Published Dec. 10, 2021

February 23 to February 24 ICAL Google

Purpose:       

The Navigator’s Meeting will be led and hosted by the navigation industry in 2022 and will include presentations on ongoing activities and projections for the 2022 navigation year from the Missouri River navigation industry and applicable federal and state agencies.

Meeting location (tentative*): Jefferson City, Missouri

The meeting will be industry-hosted and the agenda is currently in the planning phase. 


Missouri River Navigators Meeting

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Purpose:       

The Navigator’s Meeting will be led and hosted by the navigation industry in 2022 and will include presentations on ongoing activities and projections for the 2022 navigation year from the Missouri River navigation industry and applicable federal and state agencies. 

Meeting location (tentative*): Jefferson City, Missouri

The meeting will be industry-hosted and the agenda is currently in the planning phase. 

MISSOURI RIVER CORPS, US COAST GUARD AND NAVIGATORS MEETING

February 26, 2020, 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Opening and Introductions Stu Cook, Chief Operations - Kansas City District
Northwestern Division Welcome Beth Coffey, SES, Director of Programs, Northwestern Division
Kansas City District Welcome  COL William C. Hannan, Commander, Kansas City District
2019 Navigation Season Industry Update

 

Governor's Flood Recovery Advisory Working Group
Missouri Department of Natural Resources
 

Governor Parson (Invited Speaker)
Dru Buntin (Alternate), Deputy Director, MDNR

Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) 2020 Aimee Andres
Inland Rivers Ports & Terminals
Lower Missouri River Study Richard Grenville
Port KC

U.S. Coast Guard 
Sector Upper Mississippi River

Bridge Branch Update

Commander Mick Scott, Deputy Commander, Sector Upper Mississippi River

David Orzechhowski
Bridge Administrator

I-70 Missouri River Bridge Replacement Brandi Baldwin, 
Missouri Department of Transportation
Inland Waterways Importance to Agriculture Kyle Liske
Sr Advisor, US Department of Agriculture
Current Climate Conditions and Outlook

Kevin Low, NWS-MRBFC
Doug Kluck, NOAA

Water Management Update Kevin Grode, MRBWM
Omaha District River Structure Update Dave Sobczyk, NWO OPS
Kansas City District River Structure Update J Rudy, NWK OPS
Closing Remarks  

MISSOURI RIVER CORPS, US COAST GUARD AND NAVIGATORS MEETING

February 13, 2019, 7:30am to 4:30pm

  Opening and Introductions USACE, NWK OPS
  Northwestern Division Welcome David Ponganis, Senior Executive Service, Director of Programs for Northwestern Division
  Kansas City District Welcome  COL Douglas Guttormsen, Commander NWK
  2018    Navigation Season Industry Update - What’s moving on the River?

 

  • Howard/Cooper Port Authority
  • MO River Towing
  • AgriService of Brunswick
  • St. Joseph Port Authority
  • Port KC
  • Central MO AGRI Services
  • NORAG
  • Central Plains Cement (Eagle)
  • Gavin Risley, Klingner & Associates
  • Steve Engemann
  • Doug Bonderer
  • Brad Lau
  • Jon Stephens
  • John Fletcher
  • Trey Parrott
  • Aaron Meyer/Terry VanWinkle
  Panel: Market Needs – Challenges and Opportunities  
  Panel Moderator: Aimee Andres, IRPT  
  Department of Agriculture Chris Klenklen  
  Port KC Jon Stephens  
  MO Department of Economic Development  Mark Stombaugh
  Congressman Graves’ Office - WRDA  Josh Hurlbert
  U.S. Coast Guard Briefings and WAMS Sector Upper Mississippi River CAPT Scott Stoermer, Commander, Sector Upper Mississippi River
  SubChapter M: Safety Regulations Governing the Inspection, Standards, & Safety Management Systems of Towing Vessels  LCDR Chris Barger
  Bridge Branch Update Allan Monterroza, USCG
  Current Climate Conditions and Outlook

Kevin Low, NWS-MRBFC
Doug Kluck, NOAA

  Water Management Update Kevin Stamm, MRBWM
  Omaha District River Structure Update Dave Sobczyk, NWO OPS
  MRRP Update (Fort Peck flow, IRCs…)     Mark Harberg, NWO
  Do you need a permit? Integration of Section 408 and Section 10/404 Permit Process Aaron Williams, Sect. 408 Coordinator, NWK
  Kansas City District River Structure Update J Rudy, NWK OPS
  Closing Remarks  
     

After two years, we will compile meeting materials into a collection that can still be accessed but without direct links to each item.