Read about AWO's presentation to the Congressional Black Caucus Institute, recent news on the Jones Act, Hudson River Ports and Waterways Safety Assessment workshops, and other news in this edition of the AWO Letter.
Read about an important court victory in Washington State and recent House hearings on Puerto Rico relief and the Jones Act, and check out the changes to our newsletter layout in this edition of the AWO Letter.
Learn about the actions that AWO and the American Maritime Partnership have taken in the wake of multiple threats against the Jones Act. Read the highlights from the AWO Fall Convention and Board of Directors meeting in this issue of the AWO Letter.
Read AWO’s response to the Department of Homeland Security’s issuance of a Jones Act waiver in the wake of Hurricane Harvey and Irma in this issue of the AWO Letter. Register for Fall Convention, October 11-13 in Boston.
AWO President & CEO Tom Allegretti recently authored an op-ed that was featured in the Washington Times Infrastructure 2017 special report, in which he discussed the economic contributions and policy priorities of the U.S. tugboat, towboat and barge industry. The special report also featured op-ed contributions from Members of Congress and private sector industry leaders.