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Deal Reached Over Automation at the Port of LA

CA, United States

Ending a monthslong fight over automation, the dockworkers’ union and operators of APM Terminals' Pier 400 reached a tentative agreement that provides training for workers to service the robots, the...

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Earthquake Damage Adds to Infrastructure Woes at Port of Alaska

AK, United States

The primary users of Anchorage’s beleaguered port want city officials to delay the first major rehabilitation work at the port in years while port leaders continue to discover earthquake damage to...

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Port of Everett Awards Contract for Central Marina Improvements Phase 4, Final Phase of $30 Million Recapitalization Effort

WA, United States

Everett, Wash. – On July 9, the Port of Everett Commission awarded a $3.37 million contract to American Construction Company for the fourth and final phase of Central Marina Improvements. This...

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Houston Business Journal Names PinnacleART to 2019 List of Largest Port Houston & Ship Channel-area Employers

TX, United States

PASADENA, Texas, July 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — PinnacleART was named to Houston Business Journal’s 2019 list of largest Port Houston & Ship Channel-area employers. The list ranks the...

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Charleston ports agency to issue $400M in bonds for terminal improvements

SC, United States

The agency that operates the Port of Charleston will take on another $400 million in debt this year to pay for new construction projects and upgrades to its workhorse Wando Welch Terminal in Mount...

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INSIGHTS: John F. Reinhart, CEO, Virginia Port Authority (VPA)

VA, United States

John F. Reinhart is the CEO and executive director of the Virginia Port Authority (VPA). He is responsible for the broad programmatic areas of business development and growth, strategic marketing,...

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Port of Corpus Christi Recognized by the American Association of Port Authorities with Award of Excellence

TX, United States

Corpus Christi, TX, USA – The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) recognized the Port of Corpus Christi’s Moving America’s Energy™ media campaign with its 2019 Award of Excellence....

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New York was second-busiest port through May for first time in decades

NY, United States

For the first time in a long time, the Port of New York and New Jersey ranked No. 2 in the U.S. by volume shipped from January through May. The Port of Long Beach in California for a while has been...

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Inland Port Dillon's first year a big success

SC, United States

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Inland Port Dillon handled 29,580 rail moves in its first year of business.The South Carolina State Ports Authority announced Inland Port Dillon’s first year statistics in a...

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Port Report: New York-New Jersey Lays Out Port Expansion Options

NY, United States

The Port of New York and New Jersey published its plans on how it will handle an expected doubling of container volume over the next 30 years, all while trying to mitigate pollution and...

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Modernizing Port of Seattle’s Terminal 5

WA, United States

We’re going to need a bigger dock!With cargo ships getting bigger and bigger, the Northwest Seaport Alliance is working to bring in cranes that can keep up.You can see the huge cranes at Terminal 5...

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Port of Galveston reports record revenues for 2018

TX, United States

The Port of Galveston reported a record $43.5 million in operating revenues during 2018, according to a financial report that was confirmed by an independent audit.The operating revenues were 15...

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Texas’ Port Corpus Christi poised to become top U.S. crude oil exporter along Gulf of Mexico

TX, United States

Port Corpus Christi could emerge as the United States’ top crude oil export hub over the next decade, thanks to more than $380 million in new shipping facilities and three oil pipeline projects...

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Port Report: Virginia looks to develop LNG as ship fuel

VA, United States

First U.S. port commits to develop LNG as future fuel for maritime industry. NotOne of the largest eastern U.S. ports is looking to promote the use liquefied natural gas as the marine fuel of the...

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Why The Port of Savannah Has Been Smashing Trade, Revenue Records

GA, United States

President Trump said he would pause tariff escalations with China after meeting with that country’s president, Xi Jinping, at the G20 Summit.One Georgia industry tracking the ongoing talks is...