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New Port Houston Chairman Ric Campo Working Collaboratively to Elevate and Strengthen Nation’s Most Vital Port

TX, United States

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In his first weeks as Port Houston Commission Chairman, Ric Campo stressed his firm commitment to finding a solution to the concerns raised regarding one-way vessel traffic...

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Canada’s Largest Port Joins Effort on LNG as Marine Fuel

Canada

Port of Vancouver has implemented a number of emissions reduction programmesWith the implementation of the IMO global sulphur cap just months away, the Port of Vancouver has committed to the effort...

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Port of Virginia Completes First Phase of NIT Capacity Expansion Project

VA, United States

12 container stacks at Norfolk International Terminals (NIT) are up and running as expansion project continues on schedule, port officials say.The Port of Virginia continues to expand capacity,...

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Disney Cruise Line Inks 10-Year Deal With Port of Galveston

TX, United States

Disney Cruise Line is getting more comfortable away from Florida ahead of its fleet expansion.The Port of Galveston signed a 10-year agreement for an increase in presence from the cruise line, which...

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Vancouver Fraser Port Authority Joins SEA\LNG

Canada

SEA\LNG – a multi-sector industry coalition that is aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of LNG as a marine fuel – has announced that the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority has joined its...

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Rio Grande LNG Takes Step Forward With 984-Acre Lease at Port of Brownsville

TX, United States

Photo: NextDecade Corp.In a Wednesday evening decision, the Brownsville Navigation District awarded Rio Grande LNG a 30-year lease for 984 acres of land along the north shore of the Brownsville Ship...

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Port Director Says Jobs and Economic Development Come With Ship Channel Improvements

AL, United States

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) -- Alabama Port Director Jimmy Lyons had just returned from a trip to Montgomery and the opening day of a special session of the legislature. Lawmakers are considering Governor...

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Port of Baltimore Handles 10.9M Tons of General Cargo in 2018, Another Record Year

MD, United States

The port of Baltimore had another historic year in 2018. The Maryland Port Administration’s public terminals handled 10.9 million tons of general cargo — more containers, cars, construction...

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SSA Marine to Develop and Operate $238.7M Terminal For Jaxport

FL, United States

Photo Credit: JAXPORTThe Jacksonville Port Authority (Jaxport) Board has voted to approve an agreement with SSA Marine to develop and operate a $238.7m international container terminal at its Blount...

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PortMiami Dredging Hinges on Army Engineers Test Simulation

FL, United States

The decision on whether to proceed with another round of dredging at PortMiami will depend on results of a harbor simulation at an Army Corps of Engineers testing facility, part of $3 million study...

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JAXPORT and SSA Marine Reach Long-Term Agreement on $238.7 Million International Container Terminal at Blount Island

FL, United States

The Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) Board of Directors approved a long-term agreement with experienced terminal operator SSA Marine for the development and operation of a state-of-the-art,...

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Texas Legislator Files Bills To Shake Up Port Of Corpus Christi Governance, Operations

TX, United States

The Port of Corpus Christi could see a shakeup in its operations and governance, if a series of bills proposed by two state legislators gains traction in this year's legislative session. State...

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Halifax Port Authority Consults CN to Better Use Assets

Canada

The Halifax Port Authority says discussions are underway with port authority tenants and CN Rail on how to better use the port’s existing assets and infrastructure. - File The Halifax Port...

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Fourchon Completes $12 Million Slip Expansion

LA, United States

The Greater Lafourche Port Commission has completed a $12 million slip expansion project at Port Fourchon.“This project from start to finish demonstrates further our commissioner’s commitment to...

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Review Panel for Roberts Bank Terminal 2 Project Announces Date For Public Hearing

Canada

OTTAWA, March 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - The Review Panel established to conduct an environmental assessment of the proposed Roberts Bank Terminal 2 Project (the Project) has determined that the...