Tagged: arkansas waterways commission

Paul Latture Gives Port of Little Rock Last Glance

by Marty Cook 3/10/2014 12:00 am

Paul Latture has announced his retirement effective July 1, which is about the time the Port Authority's new $1.9 million headquarters building is scheduled to open. The new Arkansas River Resource Center occupies 4.2 acres on the banks of the Arkansas River and will also be home to the Little Rock Port Authority Shortline Railroad and the Arkansas Waterways Commission.

Update: Bruce Oakley Buys Johnston's Port 33 in Oklahoma

by Gwen Moritz 2/3/2014 11:07 am

Bruce Oakley Inc., the $1 billion revenue transportation company headquartered in North Little Rock, strikes a deal to buy the largest private terminal operator on the Arkansas River in Oklahoma.

U.S. Army Corps Kept Traffic Moving on Mississippi During Drought of 2012

by Mark Friedman 2/11/2013 12:00 am

The Midwestern drought of 2012 nearly closed barge traffic on parts of the Mississippi River.