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Towboats, Tugs & Barges

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Insights Jennifer



President & CEO,

The American Waterways Operators (AWO)

Jennifer Carpenter has been president and CEO of

The American Waterways Operators (AWO) in January 2020, but her time with the national trade association representing the inland and coastal tugboat, towboat and barge industry dates back to 1990. This month, she weighs in on top challenges and opportunities currently present in the industry, from dif? cult regulatory changes to the uptake of cleaner vessel technologies.

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