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SpaceX drops plans for Port of Los Angeles facility again

CA, United States

WASHINGTON — For the second time in less than 18 months, SpaceX has abandoned plans to build a manufacturing facility at the Port of Los Angeles for its next-generation Starship launch...

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Port of Albany expansion clears a regulatory hurdle in Bethlehem

NY, United States

Officials envision offshore wind industry tenants shipping to Long IslandBETHLEHEM — Plans to expand the Port of Albany by 80 acres to the south into the town of Bethlehem received a boost last...

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Port of Los Angeles Adopts $1.5 Billion Fiscal Year 2020/21 Budget

CA, United States

The Los Angeles Board of Harbor Commissioners has approved a $1.5 billion budget for Fiscal Year (FY) 2020/21. The budget is based on expectations of slower cargo volumes in the near term and a...

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Port of Corpus Christi Receives Grant for Joe Fulton Corridor, Rincon Industrial Complex Improvements

TX, United States

Corpus Christi, TX, USA –The Port of Corpus Christi was awarded a grant by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) under the 2019-2020 Port Access Program for safety improvements to...

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Georgia Ports Authority accelerates dredging project

GA, United States

Work will deepen harbor without disrupting ship traffic, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says.The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) is taking advantage of slow container traffic incurred by coronavirus...

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Braskem chooses South Carolina as international logistics hub

SC, United States

Braskem has chosen South Carolina as the location of its new Global Export Hub to serve its international customers, according to the South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA).In a statement, the SCPA...

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Ports America Chesapeake welcomes new on-dock rail at Seagirt Marine Terminal

MD, United States

Ports America Chesapeake, terminal operator of the Port of Baltimore’s Seagirt Marine Terminal, recently announced the expansion of its partnership with Norfolk Southern Corporation to offer on-dock...

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Corps Seeks Federal Authorization for Port Expansion Project in Nome

AK, United States

JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska – Lt. Gen. Todd T. Semonite, commanding general of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and 54th U.S. Army Chief of Engineers, approved the recommended plan for...

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Port Authority of New York, New Jersey Gets Congressional Support for Aid Request

NY, United States

Twenty-seven members of Congress representing the states of New York and New Jersey are asking leaders in the House and Senate to include $3 billion in relief funds for the Port Authority of New...

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Pasco County Commission approves Port Richey dredging plan

FL, United States

Will resubmit new Phase I RESTORE Act project to Treasury Department NEW PORT RICHEY — Pasco County commissioners voted 3-2 in favor of allowing the Port Richey dredging plan to begin...

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JAXPORT welcomes Acting US Secretary of Homeland Security Wolf

FL, United States

Leadership from JAXPORT, U.S. Customs and Border Protection – Area Port of Jacksonville, and U.S. Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville joined U.S. Congressman John Rutherford in welcoming Acting...

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Corps, New Orleans Port to Deepen Access to Uptown Docks for Large Ocean-going Vessels

LA, United States

The Army Corps of Engineers and the Port of New Orleans are recommending dredging to 50 feet the access to nearly 2½ miles of the port's Uptown wharves on the Mississippi River, which will allow the...

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East Coast Ports Optimistic for Post-coronavirus Recovery

United States

Officials from South Carolina and New York/New Jersey ports see an end in sight to blanked sailings and lower volumes.“Despite what’s happening right now, we are very optimistic. We think May and June...

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The Port of Baltimore – Open for Business and Looking to Expand

MD, United States

Far from the facilities in the Port of Baltimore out at the York Spit in Chesapeake Bay, crews contracted to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District are busy with maintenance dredging of...

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Port Houston Plans Continued Growth in Central and South America

TX, United States

New Representative Announced for this Key AreaMoacyr Pedro of São Paulo, Brazil, has joined the Port Houston team to lead business development efforts in Central and South America. He replaces...