Freight Advisory Committee - Intermodal freight

Cover of the Intermodal Freight in Wisconsin ReportIn late 2017 the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) created the Intermodal Subcommittee under the umbrella of the greater Freight Advisory Committee (FAC), as allowed by the FAC Charter. The Subcommittee consists of public and private sector representatives, and is co-chaired by WisDOT and Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce. WisDOT’s goal is to identify current and future opportunities and challenges to connect Wisconsin industries to world markets through the increased efficiency of containerized shipping.

NewIntermodal Freight Report

The Subcommittee’s final report, titled Overview of Intermodal Freight in Wisconsin, was published in March 2019. An Executive Summary is available.

NewAttend an Intermodal Freight Summit

WisDOT and its partners are planning two summits this summer to enable freight shippers and industry representatives to explore expanding intermodal shipping opportunities in Wisconsin.

Who should attend?

  • 3PLs
  • Class I and Shortline Railroads
  • Consultants
  • Domestic Shippers
  • Exporters
  • Financial Institutions
  • Freight Forwarders
  • Importers
  • Local and Regional Economic Development Agencies
  • Maritime Liner Services
  • Site Developers
  • Terminal Operators
  • Truck Drayage Operators
  • Utilities
  • Warehousing Companies

Want to learn more?

This distribution list allows WisDOT to send information about the summits to subscribers.

 

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If you are unable to subscribe or unsubscribe from the list, or if you have questions, please contact freight@dot.wi.gov.

2018 Intermodal Subcommittee Meetings

Contact

Matt Umhoefer
WisDOT Program Officer - Freight
Wisconsin Department of Transportation
Bureau of Planning and Economic Development
(608) 266-9476
matthew.umhoefer@dot.wi.gov

Note: If you arrived on this page looking for information about the Milwaukee Intermodal Station, go to the Milwaukee Intermodal Station webpage.