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South Carolina Ports Authority Still Working Hard

SC, United States

Three vessels, which include a 14,400 TEU, 13,0000 TEU and 8,000 TEU, working at #SCPorts Wando Welch Terminal this afternoon. 13 cranes deployed to keep freight moving. The South Carolina maritime...

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Alabama’s seaport expansion reaches another milestone

AL, United States

The Alabama Port Authority has finished its 400-foot container dock extension at the Port of Mobile.Completion of this project comes as funding secured by Senator Richard Shelby (R-AL) is now in...

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APM Terminals Mobile Bolsters Handling Capacity

AL, United States

The APM Terminals Mobile facility in Alabama has handled two container ships simultaneously for the first time at its newly expanded berth.The Alabama Port Authority completed its 400-foot container...

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New Port of Corpus Christi Commissioner Dr. Bryan Gulley Sworn In

TX, United States

Corpus Christi, TX, USA – The Port of Corpus Christi Authority’s newest Commissioner, Dr. Bryan Gulley, was sworn in on Tuesday, March 24, 2020. Nueces County Judge Barbara Canales administered the...

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Port of Seattle makes terminal available in COVID-19 fight

WA, United States

The Port of Seattle and the Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA) has announced it will parts of its port available for the US Army in the fight against the COVID-19, or coronavirus, pandemic.In a...

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Experts say New Jersey's ports essential to state's economy

NJ, United States

(The Center Square) – Experts discussed why ports are essential to New Jersey's economy during the Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey's Transportation Summit recently.Edward Kelly,...

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Southeast Texas ports keep moving in pandemic

TX, United States

Labor leaders say regional ports are still on track to see a growth in tonnage numbers despite changes and precautions the Southeast Texas shipping industry has experienced during the coronavirus...

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Port Houston Cargo Volume Report

TX, United States

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Container activity at Port Houston climbed 29 percent in February compared to the same period last year, while blank sailings in the month of March caused by a combination...

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Volume decline spurs Baltimore terminal to close for two days

MD, United States

Maryland port’s Seagirt Marine Terminal will not move cargo Monday and TuesdayThe Seagirt Marine Terminal at the Port of Baltimore will be closed Monday and Tuesday.Ports America Chesapeake operates...

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Georgia ports employ ‘isolate and operate strategy’ to battle COVID-19

GA, United States

Best February ever recorded despite challenges from coronavirus pandemicIt’s business as usual at Georgia’s ports, but with an “isolate and operate strategy.” That strategy includes spreading out...

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Foss tugs bring USNS Mercy into Port of Los Angeles

CA, United States

As Donjon Marine began dredging operations to prepare a berth at New York City’s Manhattan Cruise Terminal for the U.S. Navy’s hospital ship USNS Comfort, on the other side of the country, Foss...

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Port Houston Cargo Volume Report

TX, United States

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Container activity at Port Houston climbed 29 percent in February compared to the same period last year, while blank sailings in the month of March caused by a combination...

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Port of Vancouver is weathering pandemic so far

Canada

Cargo ship traffic has seen little impact from COVID-19 The Port of Vancouver closed its administrative offices but continues to operate amid COVID-19 pandemic. Most its 60 staffers are working...

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The Port of Houston is Open for Business

TX, United States

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 24, 2020--The Houston Ship Channel and the 200-plus private terminals and eight public terminals that comprise the greater Port of Houston remain operating and open for...

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Coronavirus slows down activity at Ogdensburg port, airport

NY, United States

OGDENSBURG — Commercial traffic is about all there is on the Ogdensburg-Prescott International Bridge.“It’s extremely slow, as far as what we are used to,” said Steven Lawrence, interim...