Port News
Article Image

Dredging begins at Port of Port Angeles Terminal 3

WA, United States

PORT ANGELES — A $1.6 million dredging project began Wednesday at the Port of Port Angeles’ Terminal 3 primary cargo dock.Port Director of Engineering Chris Hartman said the six-week underwater...

Article Image

Gulf Stream Marine buys Alabo Street Terminal operations at Port NOLA

United States

Gulf Stream Marine (GSM) has acquired the Alabo Street Terminal operations in the eastern section of the Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA).Gulf Stream Marine (GSM) has acquired the Alabo Street...

Article Image

South Carolina sees uptick in port activity

SC, United States

Influx of cars and cargo could signal better economic times aheadThe South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) said its September volumes reflect the strongest year-over-year activity since the COVID-19...

Article Image

Federal $4.1M grant to improve terminal in Port of Portland

ME, United States

PORTLAND, Maine — The U.S. Department of Transportation Maritime Administration is awarding $4.1 million to improve the International Marine Terminal in Portland Harbor, U.S. Sen. Susan...

Article Image

Louisiana Ports Prepare for Hurricane Delta

LA, United States

As Hurricane Delta approaches the Louisiana coast, the U.S. Coast Guard is implementing plans to secure ports in the storm's path. The Captain of the Port for Port Arthur has implemented port...

Article Image

JAXPORT’s Board of Directors re-elects Shelton as Chair, selects new officers

FL, United States

During the October 5 meeting of the Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) Board of Directors, the Board unanimously re-elected Jacksonville business executive and civic leader Jamie Shelton as...

Article Image

Kerrick Henny Joins Port Houston Leadership Team

TX, United States

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 6, 2020--Port Houston’s Executive Director, Roger Guenther, has officially announced Kerrick Henny as the new Chief Government & Public Relations Officer. In this...

Article Image

SC Ports' Leatherman Terminal progresses toward opening in March 2021

SC, United States

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) — Construction of SC Ports’ Hugh K. Leatherman Terminal says it's progressing toward a March 2021 opening. The Leatherman Terminal is expected to add more capacity and...

Article Image

Charleston, S.C., to Soon Have Deepest Harbor on East Coast

SC, United States

The CMA CGM Brazil, a 15,000 TEU container vessel spanning 1,200 ft. in length, sailed into Charleston's harbor Sept. 20. The ship — the largest to ever visit the East Coast, and Charleston...

Article Image

Terminal operator and port authority clash over expansion for Vancouver

Canada

Vancouver Fraser Port Authority (VFPA) plans for a fourth container terminal have been halted by a government request for more information.As he considers the project’s impact, Canadian minister of...

Article Image

Ricardo Carlton is new Port Everglades Director of Operations

FL, United States

Port Everglades Chief Executive and Port Director Jonathan Daniels has appointed Ricardo D. Charlton, BSME, FSO, as the port’s new Director of Operations.“Ricardo is an outstanding addition and...

Article Image

New Port of Long Beach bridge to generate jobs, boost economy

CA, United States

It’s longer, wider and taller.And with the new, cable-stayed bridge poised to open for business at the Port of Long Beach on Monday, Oct. 5, those expanded dimensions will translate to more jobs for...

Article Image

Port of Baltimore moves ahead with two key projects despite budget cuts

MD, United States

Two capital projects critical to the long-term growth of the Port of Baltimore continue to move forward amid a slew of proposed cuts across the Maryland Department of Transportation's business...

Article Image

Port of Virginia CEO says terminals set record in September, expects October to perform well, too

VA, United States

NORFOLK — The CEO and director of the Port of Virginia isn’t retiring until March, but he was lauded Thursday at an annual State of the Port event as if it were his last day. John Reinhart,...

Article Image

South Carolina Ports Authority: Covering Up Environmental Pollution?

SC, United States

Last week, this news outlet provided our readers with another depressing update on the extent to which the abysmally managed South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) continues to squander one of the...