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Port of Corpus Christi Could Ink Lease For Harbor Island Worth Billions With Carlyle Group

TX, United States

The Port of Corpus Christi is preparing to ink a lease for a crude oil terminal on Harbor Island that could result in billions of dollars in new revenue.The port commission will meet Tuesday to...

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Sen. Rick Scott Pushes For $140M in Funding For Ports

FL, United States

Good-paying jobs for men and women -- that's one reason why Sen. Rick Scott says he’s pushing for millions of dollars in funding for Florida ports.“There are a lot of jobs around our airports for...

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Port of Long Beach Balances Rapid Growth With Sustainability

CA, United States

The Port of Long Beach, California is booming, and it is preparing for even more growth despite trade tensions between the U.S. and China. It is also putting serious funding and effort into reducing...

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Exclusive: Environmental Review Could Delay Carlyle Deepwater Oil Export Project up to 18 Months

TX, United States

Carlyle and commodities trader Trafigura AG are vying to open the first Texas port in Corpus Christi that can fully load supertankers. Carlyle has partnered with the port for a dredging project that...

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East Coast Port Deepening Gets Trump Budget Priority

SC, United States

Two of the biggest container ports on the U.S. East Coast received top billing from President Trump’s 2020 budget plan that allows their harbor deepening projects to remain on schedule for completion...

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Port of Virginia Expands Capacity With 12 New Container Stacks at NIT

VA, United States

The first phase of a $375 million expansion project for the Norfolk International Terminals (NIT) concluded this month, expanding capacity by 12 new container stacks.The Port of Virginia wove this...

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$400M Investment Will Boost Corpus Christi as Top U.S. Crude Oil Exporter

TX, United States

Carlyle Group Managing Director Ferris Hussein speaks with reporters at CERAWeek by IHS Markit. The Carlyle Group is investing $400 million into developing a crude oil export terminal near Corpus...

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Port of Virginia Volumes Up 4.3% Vs. Prior Year

VA, United States

The Port of Virginia continues to move near-peak season cargo volumes, thanks in part to the completion of all 13 new container stacks at Virginia International Gateway (VIG) – bringing the total...

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Port Celebrates California Ports Day With Deepening Project Groundbreaking

CA, United States

Championing Social Justice and Environmental LeadershipThe Port of Hueneme capped off a week of focus on California’s ports in February 2019 with a groundbreaking for their newest project, deepening...

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Port of Seattle Makes Move to Add 4th Cruise Ship Berth Near Pioneer Square

WA, United States

If successful, a 4th cruise ship berth would open in Seattle's Pioneer Square near 1st and Main by 2022.The Port of Seattle is open for a sea change on Terminal 46.On Tuesday, the Commission voted...

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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...

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Trump Wants $130M For Deeper Savannah Harbor in Fiscal 2020

GA, United States

Pixabay, MGNSAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) -- President Donald Trump wants another $130 million to continue deepening the shipping channel to Savannah's busy seaport.RELATED: New funding for Savannah Harbor...

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Infrastructure Bill Will Benefit Port of Mobile

AL, United States

(IMG: WPMI)MOBILE, Ala. (WPMI) — The Port of Mobile has more than an $8 billion impact annually, which is certainly not chump change.But the modern era requires the channel to be widened and...

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CERAWeek: Port of Corpus Christi to Load Aframaxes, Suezmaxes For Export by October 2020

TX, United States

Houston — The Port of Corpus Christi should be able to load Aframaxes, Suezmaxes and partially loaded VLCCs to export US crude to international markets by October 2020, an executive with The...

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Biggest Cruise Terminals Deal Ever a Public-Private Win-Win

FL, United States

PortMiami, which is already setting cruise and freight records, is poised to multiply the bounty with the world’s largest contractual guarantee between a cruise line and any seaport.A resolution in...