CFIRE Consortium

Consortium member, the Transportation and Logistics Management Research Center at the University of Wisconsin–Superior has hosted its second successful Transportation Day for Girl Scouts. By partnering with a local council of the Girl Scouts, Dr. Richard Stewart, the center’s director, has developed the day-long event that brings elementary and middle-school-aged girls to the UW–Superior campus to explore careers in transportation.

Transportation Day for Girl Scouts

CFIRE Sponsors UW-Superior Transportation Day for Girl Scouts

Stewart together with research associate, Cassie Roemhildt, built on knowledge shared by the Women in Trucking Association and pulled-in support from industry sponsors as well as from the National Center for Freight & Infrastructure Research & Education (CFIRE) to create this event.

This program was featured in the Midwest Transportation Workforce Center’s Success Stories Campaign at The full story can be read here.

The Center for Logistics, Trade and Transportation (CLTT) at the University of Southern Mississippi with sponsorship from the US Department of Commerce and the National Center for Freight and Infrastructure Research and Education (CFIRE) is hosting the Logistics, Trade and Transportation (LTT) Symposium on Febuary 26-27, 2014 in Gulfport, Mississippi. This Symposium will provide a unique opportunity for industry practitioners, academics, and students to network, share ideas, and learn from the experts.

On behalf of the organizing committee of the 2014 Logistics, Trade, and Transportation Symposium, we are accepting submissions in the areas of your expertise. For more information:

For information about the Symposium, go here.

CFIRE presentations at 2012 Mid-Continent

September 20, 2012

The new CFIRE consortium was well-represented at the 2012 Mid-Continent Transportation Research Forum. Consortium partners made a number of presentations, all of which are now available online: Estimating the Effect of Climate Change on Transportation Infrastructure (Tracey Holloway, University of Wisconsin-Madison) Maritime Data Standardization and Enhancement using AIS and GIS (Samir Dhar & Peter Lindquist, University […]

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May 2012 CLTT Newsletter

May 15, 2012

The May 2012 edition of the newsletter of the University of Southern Mississippi Center for Logistics, Trade, and Transportation (CLTT) is now available. This issue includes the following articles: CLTT Industry Summit Ingalls Shipbuilding Completes Helicopter Hanger for Navy CLTT Helping Connect Appalachia to the Gulf Coast About CLTT The University of Southern Mississippi Center […]

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