Port News
Article Image

SC Ports reports record cargo volumes, successful bond issuance

SC, United States

South Carolina Ports Authority reported its best monthly container volumes on record in August.SCPA handled 233,110 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) at the Wando Welch and North...

Article Image

$547M bond offering caps funding plan for SC ports agency’s ‘big ship’ future

SC, United States

The final piece to a $1.6 billion spending plan to keep the Charleston waterfront competitive in an era of bigger, heavier ships came together this week with the State Ports Authority’s second bond...

Article Image

Port of Siuslaw continues seasonal upgrades

OR, United States

Pier improvements, long-awaited dredging to start soonThe Port of Siuslaw has had a busy summer —installing new camping sites, reinforcing a large segment of the grounds that meets the...

Article Image

Proposed Georgia, SC Terminal Operator Agreement Withdrawn

GA, United States

U.S. Federal Maritime Commission." data-reactid="27">The petitioners of a joint marine terminal operation in the ports of Savannah and Charleston have withdrawn their proposed agreement from the...

Article Image

Florida DOT increases funding for Jaxport deepening project

FL, United States

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has awarded the Jacksonville Port Authority (Jaxport) an additional $35.3 million in funding for the Jacksonville Harbor deepening project.The funding...

Article Image

Port of Hamburg: Interconnectivity, Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Resilience – How Technology Empowers Leading Ports – chainPORT concludes 5th Annual Meeting in Montreal

Canada

chainPORT – the multilateral partnership of the world leading ports – has just concluded its 5th Annual Meeting which was hosted on September 16 & 17 by the Port of Montreal.While welcoming...

Article Image

SC Ports welcomes 2019-2020 Port Ambassadors

SC, United States

CHARLESTON, SC — SEPT. 17, 2019 — South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) announced its 2019-2020 Port Ambassadors class, which consists of 25 delegates from around the state who will gain...

Article Image

Georgia Ports Authority plans to expand Savannah port capacity

GA, United States

The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) has revealed plans to establish a new container port on Hutchinson Island across the Savannah River channel to expand the capacity of Savannah port in Georgia,...

Article Image

Georgia Ports Authority: The industry has added 12,000 new jobs to the state this year

GA, United States

The Georgia Ports Authority says it plans on expanding by adding a new cargo port on Hutchinson Island in the coming years Business is booming at the Port of Savannah. The port is the third largest...

Article Image

Eagle Ford Terminals Joint Venture Receives First Vessel at New Dock

TX, United States

Corpus Christi, TX, USA – Eagle Ford Terminals Corpus Christi LLC, a joint venture between Plains All American Pipeline and Enterprise Products Partners L.P., received its first vessel at its new...

Article Image

Port of Houston steps up game to build support for $1 billion expansion project

TX, United States

Officials with the Port of Houston are stepping up lobbying efforts to build support for a proposed $1 billion project to widen and deepen the Houston Ship Channel, the nation’s busiest...

Article Image

Port Report: Big ship calls almost double in New York-New Jersey

NY, United States

East coast ports are showing stronger growth in import volumes thanks to the ongoing sourcing shift for U.S. shippers hit with tariffs and the ports’ increasing ability to service larger ships....

Article Image

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...

Article Image

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...

Article Image

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...