The US Army Corps of Engineers is now exploring the possibility of partnering with the private sector for projects involving waterways and ports. This would be a new addition for the Army Corps and it is still in the very early stages of development as there is no existing model or framework established. Article goes on to explore some of the ways that they see the private sector becoming involved as well as the issues that they need to iron out before proceeding with P3s. An interesting quote appears at the bottom highlighting the importance that the private sector is gaining in the face of a lack of federal funding.