U.S. Great Lakes Ports Meeting in Erie, PA

Port of Erie

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This year, the Port of Erie (Pa.) was the host to the annual summer meeting of the American Great Lakes Ports Association (AGLPA), and once again the meeting provided participants with extensive information on various topics related to shipping on the Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway System. The two-day event (July 24-25) kicked off with a tour of the Donjon Shipyard in Erie, followed by numerous presentations relevant to the Great Lakes Seaway System. Attendees represented port authorities, shippers, various associations/organizations, and federal agencies. As with each AGLPA meeting, it provided an opportunity to reconnect with long-standing stakeholders and meet newcomers to the group.

The following presentations were on the meeting agenda:

 

SOURCE: Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation, SeawayCompass, Summer 2018