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GPA Unveils Ambitious Plans For Huge Expansion At The Port Of Savannah

GA, United States

Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) has underscored its ambition to maintain growth at the port of Savannah with plans to accommodate increasing numbers of ultra-large container vessels (ULCVs).An...

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Dock and Crane Rail Extension, Warehouse Improvements Underway at Port of Wilmington

DE, United States

GT USA Wilmington has begun work on the initial set of major improvements at the Port of Wilmington and is on track to complete warehouse improvements and dock and crane rail extension on schedule...

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Port Report: U.S. Southeast Ports Reap Higher Volumes, Less Delays as Earlier Projects Bear Fruit

United States

(Photo: Port of Virginia)Ports of Virginia and Charleston put up strong numbers to start 2019, but regional Fed warns that slowdown could be approaching.Ports in the southeastern U.S. are seeing...

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Port of Seattle to Consider Design Funding For New Terminal 91 Light Industrial Buildings

WA, United States

Image courtesy of the Port of Seattle: The Port of Seattle Commission will consider approving design and planning funding to construct two 50,000-square-foot light industrial buildings at Terminal...

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Ports Competing For ULCVs Along North America’s East Coast

Credit: South Carolina PortsWhen ultra-large container vessels (ULCVs) of 18,000-TEU capacity first entered service, very few major ports could berth and provide service to them. At present, several...

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Houston Company Seeks to Make Port of Corpus Christi Alternative LPG Export Hub

TX, United States

Photo: Sergio Chapa / Houston CronicleINGLESIDE — A pair of spherical storage tanks located along the Corpus Christi Ship Channel may soon become an alternative hub for exports of propane,...

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ICTSI´s Batumi Terminal Builds Capacity O Facilitate Bigger Cargo Flow

GA, United States

During the ribbon cutting ceremony marking the formal inauguration of BICT’s multifaceted expansion program (from left): Jemal Inaishvili Partner of MSC Georgia and MEDLOG Georgia. Ribbon cutting:...

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RTGs for Miami Port

FL, United States

South Florida Container Terminal (SFCT) in Miami, Florida, USA, has ordered six zero-emission rubber-tired gantry cranes (RTGs) from cargo handling solutions specialist Kalmar.According to Kalmar,...

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Port of Los Angeles Names Jennifer Cohen as Director of Policy and Legislative Affairs

CA, United States

Transportation and government relations expert Jennifer Cohen has been appointed by the Port of Los Angeles as its new Director of Policy and Legislative Affairs. Cohen most recently served as the...

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Port of Beaumont OKs $30M in Bonds for Harvey Repairs

TX, United States

Repairs to damage caused by Tropical Storm Harvey at the former CB&I Island Park on Pine Street will soon begin. Port of Beaumont...

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Port 32 Buys Tampa Harbour

SC, United States

Port 32, based in Charleston, South Carolina, has expanded its footprint in Florida with the purchase of Tampa Harbour, now named Port 32 Tampa.Managing Partner Jim Miller said the property...

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Carolina This Week: Dredging Georgetown's Port and Putting a Face With The March of Dimes

SC, United States

CONWAY, S.C. (WPDE) — Rep. Carl Anderson stopped by Carolina This Week to discuss the need to dredge Georgetown's port to increase business in the area and a family spoke about why they’re...

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Conley Box Terminal Breaks TEU Record Again

MA, United States

Photo: Port of BostonThe Port of Boston’s Paul W. Conley Container Terminal set a new all-time record in 2018 for volume for the fourth year in a row. The Port of Boston is the main artery of...

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PhilaPort Nears Completion of Deepening Project

PA, United States

Image: ShutterstockPhilaPort, the Port of Philadelphia, is nearing completion of the Delaware River Deepening Project. The project will create a 45-foot shipping channel capable of accommodating...

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Port of Savannah to Handle Six 14,000 TEU Vessels by 2024

GA, United States

Photo Credit: Georgia Ports AuthorityGeorgia Ports Authority (GPA) in the US has unveiled a programme for the Port of Savannah to accommodate six 14,000 twenty-foot equivalent unit (TEU) vessels by...