The April 2022 edition of WorkBoat features a cover story interview with AWO’s President & CEO Jennifer Carpenter on the challenges and opportunities facing the industry. The story begins on Page 26.htt
The American Waterways Operators Urges California Air Resources Board to Reconsider Proposed Harbor Craft Engine Emission Regulations
ARLINGTON, Va., March 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- As the California Air Resources Board (CARB) is poised to approve harbor craft engine emission regulations, The American Waterways Operators (AWO), the national advocate for the tugboat, towboat and barge industry, is urging the board to reconsider the regulations as drafted.
ARLINGTON, Va., March 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Waterways Operators is commending the Virginia Senate and House of Delegates on recent passage of a joint resolution expressing "resolute support" for the Jones Act, the federal law requiring that vessels transporting cargo between two U.S. ports be American-built, American-owned and American-crewed.