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Port NOLA President and CEO Highlights Record Traffic and Future Vision

LA, United States

Brandy D. Christian, Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) President and CEO, and New Orleans Public Belt Railroad Corporation (NOPB) CEO, highlighted the successes of the agencies’ diverse business...

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Valero, Darling planning major renewable diesel refinery in Port Arthur

TX, United States

Valero Energy and Darling Ingredients said Monday they're planning to build a massive renewable diesel refinery in Port Arthur.The companies, which have a 50-50 joint venture called Diamond Green...

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Carnival Pride to Load Relief Supplies at Port of Baltimore

MD, United States

The Carnival Pride will load key relief supplies on Sunday, Sept. 8, at the Port of Baltimore as the ship is poised to deliver them to Freeport to assist Bahamian residents in the aftermath...

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Fourth and final crewman pulled alive from capsized ship

GA, United States

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Coast Guard rescuers pulled four trapped men alive from a capsized cargo ship Monday, drilling into the hull’s steel plates to extract the crew members more than a...

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Prince Rupert port receives $153.7 million federal funding injection

Canada

Funds will aid development of $311 million in port expansion projects Continued development of the Port of Prince Rupert received a financial injection from Ottawa...

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Port of Mobile receives federal authorization to deepen, widen harbor channel

AL, United States

The historic planned modernization of the Port of Mobile is moving forward.The Alabama State Port Authority on Monday announced it has received federal authorization to upgrade Mobile Harbor to...

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Port upgrades in the Great Lakes

United States

Several ports around the Great Lakes have been chosen for upgrading works to prepare for future capacity growthThe port of Indiana-Burns Harbour, a bulk port on Lake Michigan in the state of Indiana...

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East Coast Ports Build Capacity For Growth

United States

Closer-to-market approach and robust business help propel uptick. Containerized cargo, infrastructure upgrades and a cold treatment pilot program now in its sixth year have helped Southeast U.S....

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Port of Corpus Christi fires back at Port Aransas moratorium with lawsuit

TX, United States

The Port of Corpus Christi has filed a lawsuit against the city of Port Aransas in an effort to reverse a 60-day moratorium the city council imposed on development of Harbor Island.The legal...

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Port Of Prince Rupert To Benefit From National Trade Corridors Funding

Canada

The Government of Canada announced today financial investments totalling over $153.7 million through its National Trade Corridors Fund (NTCF) to support three separate critical trade infrastructure...

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Port of Prince Rupert receives $153.7 M investment for three infrastructure projects

Canada

The Metlakatla Development Corporation was the recipient of $43.3 MThe federal government is injecting $153.7 million of investments for three separate projects at the Port of Prince Rupert.The funds,...

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Government of Canada invests in coastal research in the Port of Saint John, New Brunswick

Canada

SAINT JOHN, NB, Sept. 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada is an ocean nation. With the longest coastline in the world, from the Pacific, to the Arctic, to the Atlantic, we are blessed with an incredible...

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VIDEO: Car carrier capsize closes Port of Brunswick

GA, United States

The Port of Brunswick, Ga., was closed Sunday morning as the U.S. Coast Guard and port partners searched for four crew members aboard a disabled cargo vessel with a fire on board in St. Simons...

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Loadsmart Announces $19 Million Investment for Major Drayage Initiative with Maersk and Ports America

NY, United States

The Largest U.S. Port Operator Joins Maersk as a Loadsmart InvestorNEW YORK, Sept. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Loadsmart, a digital freight technology company, today announced they have raised $19 million...

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Port of Virginia posts record July for volume

VA, United States

Cargo handlers at Virginia’s container terminals saw one of their busiest months this summer. The port handled 265,559 containers in July, up roughly 5% from the same month last year. It marked the...