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$274.3 Million allocated to complete Port of Mobile Project

AL, United States

WASHINGTON, DC (WKRG) — U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) announced Monday that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers allocated $274,300,000 for the Port of Mobile in its Fiscal Year 2020...

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South Carolina Ports Authority new cranes moved into position

SC, United States

#SCPorts Crane 42 is on the move! The first of the three new ship-to-shore cranes moved into position on the dock this morning. Stay tuned as it becomes operational next week! ????:Ed Stehmeyer, P.E./...

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SC Ports recognized for engineering excellence

SC, United States

Two significant South Carolina Ports Authority projects received recognition during the prestigious 2020 Engineering Excellence Awards for their innovative, creative and environmentally focused...

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US east coast ports jockey for potential multibillion dollar offshore wind business

VA, United States

The US port of Virginia is preparing for a lengthy spell of handling materials and equipment for the establishment of offshore wind energy projects.Last Tuesday, the port’s board of commissioners...

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DCA thanks the Gulf Ports Association, Port of NOLA and USACE Colonels Murphy and Vail for productive meetings today

United States

Thanking the Gulf Ports Association, Port of NOLA and USACE Colonels Murphy and Vail for productive meetings today. Callan Marine also hosted a visit to its new 32” cutter dredge, CSD General...

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Port Houston Sets Record for Containers

TX, United States

Container activity at Port Houston surged in 2019, logging a hefty 11% increase and setting a record. This marks the eighteenth consecutive year of container growth at the largest container port on...

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SC Ports’ eco-friendly terminal takes step towards completion

SC, United States

South Carolina Ports (SC Ports) has announced that the construction of the Port of Charleston’s new container facility, the Hugh K. Leatherman Sr Terminal, remains on track following the structural...

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SC Ports celebrates construction milestone at Hugh K. Leatherman Sr. Terminal

SC, United States

Charleston, SC — The Hugh K. Leatherman Sr. Terminal is taking shape along the Cooper River as S.C. Ports Authority prepares to open the new container terminal in March 2021.S.C. Ports...

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Coos Bay: A Port Turned Intermodal Logistics Hub

OR, United States

Brand Story - With its rail line, channel expansion plans and space to grow, the Port has its sights set on diversification. To the general public, ports and ships go together like airports and...

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Georgia Ports Authority announces 145-acre expansion

GA, United States

The Georgia Ports Authority has announced the acquisition of 145 contiguous acres to the Port of Savannah, enough land to accommodate more than 1 million twenty-foot equivalent container units in...

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APM Terminals Eyes Deepwater Port Development in Georgia

GA, United States

Terminal operator APM Terminals Poti has presented its plans to the Government of Georgia for the creation of a deepwater port.As informed, the project would require an investment of over USD 250...

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Full Utilization of HMTF Passes in U.S. House of Representatives by Super Majority Vote

United States

Originally posted on 10/28/2019This evening the U.S. House of Representatives passed by a recorded vote the Full Utilization of the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund (HMTF), H.R. 2440. The vote was 296...

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New York was second-busiest port through May for first time in decades

NY, United States

For the first time in a long time, the Port of New York and New Jersey ranked No. 2 in the U.S. by volume shipped from January through May. The Port of Long Beach in California for a while has been...

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Inland Port Dillon's first year a big success

SC, United States

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Inland Port Dillon handled 29,580 rail moves in its first year of business.The South Carolina State Ports Authority announced Inland Port Dillon’s first year statistics in a...

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Port Report: New York-New Jersey Lays Out Port Expansion Options

NY, United States

The Port of New York and New Jersey published its plans on how it will handle an expected doubling of container volume over the next 30 years, all while trying to mitigate pollution and...