Building for Tomorrow: PNWA 2010 Mid-Year Meeting

June 28-30, 2010
Skamania Lodge

The 2010 Mid-Year Meeting was a great meeting!
We sincerely appreciate our attendees, speakers and sponsors for making this event such a great success!

2010 SPONSORS

CH2M HILL
COLUMBIA RIVER PILOTS
MOFFATT & NICHOL
NORTHWEST GRAIN GROWERS
PORT OF LEWISTON
PORT OF LONGVIEW
PORT OF PASCO
PORT OF PORTLAND
PORT OF UMATILLA
PORT OF VANCOUVER USA
SCHWABE, WILLIAMSON & WYATT
SHAVER TRANSPORTATION

Please follow the link below to view presentations seen at the 2010 Mid-Year Meeting.

2010/2011 Extended Lock Maintenance Closure Update
Hal Thomas, Business Line Manager, Operations Division, USACE, Walla Walla District
Matt Cutts, Project Manager, USACE, Portland District
John Pigott, Assistant to the President, Tidewater Barge Lines  

FEMA Flood Plain Ordinance and Effects on the Pacific Northwest
John Graves, Senior National Flood Insurance Program Specialist, FEMA, Region 10  

PNWA New Members Panel
Mike Schmid, Principal, KPFF Consulting Engineers
Jon Keiser, Vice President, PND Engineers, Inc.
Scott Vandegrift, Senior Project Manager, J.E. McAmis, Inc.   

New Columbia River Container Service
Guy Stephenson, President, Westwood Shipping

State of the Economy, Part II
Tom McCollough, Vice President/Branch Manager, Moffatt & Nichol  

MCR Jetties: Detailed Design Report
Laura Hicks, Chief, Planning Branch, USACE, Portland District  

The Collaborative Effort to Promote the West Coast Gateway
Kurt Beckett, Chief of Staff, Port of Seattle
Stephanie Bowman, Manager, Federal Governmental Affairs, Port of Tacoma
Rick Finn, Federal Government Relations Manager, Port of Portland
Zak Anderson, Director, Federal Government Relations, BNSF

Marine Spatial Planning
Crescent Moegling, Hydrographic Team Lead, NOAA, Pacific Hydrographic Branch    

Regional Leadership panel: Outlook for the future
Alan Feistner, Deputy District Engineer, USACE, Walla Walla District
LTC Steve Capps, Deputy Commander, USACE, Portland District
Capt. Fred Myer, Sector Portland Commander, U.S. Coast Guard