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Port of L.A. approves budget for Westrec Marina Management

CA, United States

Proposed revenues for Fiscal Year 2021 is slightly up, while total expenses are down.LOS ANGELES—The Port of Los Angeles Board of Harbor Commissioners approved the annual budget for the...

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Nation’s Ports Post Drop in May Cargo

United States

Container volumes in May were down at most of the nation’s major seaports as the facilities struggled with the deepening U.S. recession and the slowdown of Asian and European economies at the start...

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Interview: William Doyle, Incoming Head of the Port of Baltimore

Baltimore, MD, United States

William P. Doyle is the incoming Executive Director of the Maryland Port Administration. A former U.S. Federal Maritime Commissioner, Doyle currently serves as CEO & Executive Director of the...

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Port of Corpus Christi Channel Deepening Activity

Galveston, TX, United States

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Houston Ship Channel expansion reaches major milestone

TX, United States

The Galveston District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) recently received a signed Chief of Engineers Report for the proposed Houston Ship Channel Expansion Project.The report culminates...

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FEMA awards $2 million to repair Port Lavaca pier

TX, United States

The Federal Emergency Management Agency obligated an estimated $2 million to repair the Lighthouse Beach Fishing Pier in Port Lavaca.The pier was destroyed in 2017 by Hurricane Harvey. The Texas...

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Good news, bad news on area dredging; Baker Hughes leaving port

LA, United States

The Port of Morgan City board continues to take the good with the bad as it tries to keep commercially important waterways open. At a meeting by teleconference Wednesday, delayed for two days by...

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Cristobal closes Port of New Orleans terminals

LA, United States

Operations at ports from Maine to Texas will cease for one hour Tuesday as ILA and USMX show respect for George FloydPort of New Orleans terminals were closed Monday after Tropical Storm Cristobal...

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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...