Assessment of Regional and Global Waterways Infrastructure Upgrades: Associated Impacts on Kentucky and National Security

This project will 1) assess the global and regional investments in waterways infrastructure that are currently underway that may impact Kentucky; 2) assess the current volume and varieties of goods shipped on the nation's river networks and; 3) identify instances where these activities should be monitored or controlled.


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    • Status: Active
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    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

      State Office Building, Clinton and High Streets
      Frankfort, KY  USA  40622
    • Project Managers:

      Byrd, Jamie

    • Performing Organizations:

      University of Kentucky, Lexington

      Kentucky Transportation Center
      College of Engineering, 176 Raymond Building
      Lexington, KY  USA  40506-0281
    • Principal Investigators:

      Kreis, Steven

    • Start Date: 20110101
    • Actual Completion Date: 20110531
    • Source Data: RiP Project 27959

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01463752
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: University of Kentucky, Lexington
    • Contract Numbers: TA-34
    • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 2:29PM