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Coming soon to the Port of Baltimore: Faster-moving freight

MD, United States

A faster, more cost-effective way to move cargo is coming to the Port of Baltimore, Governor Larry Hogan announced on Tuesday. Maryland will receive $125 million as part of the federal INFRA...

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Shoring up Long Island's beaches

NY, United States

This story was reported by John Asbury, Robert Brodsky, Vera Chinese and Jean-Paul Salamanca. It was written by Brodsky.The crest of the Atlantic Ocean pounds Montauk’s coastline, exposing buried...

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Port of Los Angeles invites bids to develop cyber resilience centre

CA, United States

The City of Los Angeles Harbor Department has invited companies to submit bids for the development of a cyber resilience centre for its city’s port.In accordance with the request for proposals (RFP)...

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Three US port projects in line for funding

United States

Three US port-related projects will receive funding totalling US$142.06m to spend on improving freight productivity and efficiency.The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) said the US...

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Connor To Represent And Promote A Spectrum Of Ports

United States

Chris Connor, who will take the helm of the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) from long-time President and CEO Kurt J. Nagle in September, has 38 years of experience in the maritime...

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Freeport Texas: LNG’s Train 1 Terminal enters final commissioning stage

TX, United States

Energy is big business on the Texas coast and the infrastructure to support it is massive and expensive. It's good to take note when another piece of the energy puzzle falls into place.McDermott...

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CAD$46.2M For Canadian Port

Canada

Canada’s Government will allocate CAD$46.2m in funding to enable the Port of Nanaimo to make significant infrastructure improvements and expansions at its Duke Point facilities.The funding will...

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Anchorage Assembly delays vote on port repair contract

AK, United States

Caught between potential disasters, the Anchorage Assembly again delayed a vote on July 23 to decide whether the city should start rebuilding its aging port that is badly in need of repair or wait...

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Corps of Engineers eyes hole in Duluth harbor

MN, United States

Port faces ‘critical’ need to place dredged materialsTo keep ships moving in the Twin Ports, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers needs to dredge a lot of sediment out of local navigation channels on an...

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Port Report: West Virginia looks at options for its inland port

VA, United States

Intermodal hub developed to handle freight between mid-Atlantic and Midwest states comes up short on volumes.West Virginia may look to sell an intermodal port that it developed, but which has failed...

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Cooperative Port Alliance Breaks Ground on $500 Million Terminal 5 in Seattle

WA, United States

The 185 acres of Port of Seattle property that has sat vacant, in need of repairs, will soon turn its naturally deep port waters into a spot to handle the shipping industry’s largest container...

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GOOD NEWS: Ports Authority continues bullish growth

United States

Staff reports | The S.C. Ports Authority handled record cargo volumes in the fiscal year ending June 30, moving almost 2.4 million twenty-foot-equivalent container units.“By setting another...

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10 candidates are competing for 2 seats on Port of Seattle Commission

WA, United States

With a growing airport and a looming trade war, the Port of Seattle is looking for ways to maximize growth in trade, tourism and transportation while accommodating conservation efforts.King County...

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Army trims PortMiami dredging plans

FL, United States

The US Army Corps of Engineers’ study of enlarging PortMiami now has a tighter focus, as new data found that only the port’s inner cuts need dredging.The Corps last week put a draft environmental...

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PMSA says New York/New Jersey is now nation’s second busiest port

NY, United States

For the first time since 1992, the Port of New York and New Jersey has overtaken the Port of Long Beach to become the second busiest port in the United States, according to the July Pacific Merchant...