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Port of LA reports strong first quarter

CA, United States

Cargo volume at the Port of Los Angeles rose 13 percent in March and was up nearly 5 percent in the first three months of 2019, officials say.The Port of Los Angeles saw strong growth in cargo...

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Two finalists for Port of Tacoma executive director position

WA, United States

On April 11, the Port of Tacoma Commission held a public meeting to vote to proceed with two executive director candidates recommended by the search committee. The two candidates are Todd Coleman of...

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Inland Port, local businesses expanding in 2019

VA, United States

FRONT ROYAL – The Port of Virginia is pushing to become a premier shipper and receiver, not just on the East Coast but throughout the world, John Reinhart, the port’s CEO, told a room of business...

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Editorial: Dredging for port should be priority

VA, United States

IT MAY NOT matter that President Donald Trump’s proposed budget left Hampton Roads out of the list of East Coast ports chosen to receive millions of dollars to deepen their harbors. That’s because...

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Port Houston Takes Action to Accelerate Widening of Houston Ship Channel

TX, United States

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 10, 2019--The Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority met in special session Monday and moved to accelerate widening of the Houston Ship Channel, the nation’s...

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Houston sets limits on large container ships

TX, United States

Commissioners at the Port of Houston Authority today voted to impose limits on large container ships calling on Houston Ship Channel terminals after petroleum shippers complained that the big ships...

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Port of Albany – Working in break bulk and project cargo

NY, United States

Serving industries in New York’s “Central Tier”, the greater Albany area and western Massachusetts, the port of Albany provides a vital link for the movement of break bulk and project cargo to the...

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Gregoire Won't Run For Reelection To Port Commission

WA, United States

Gregoire said in a statement she's looking forward to "exploring new opportunities in public service."SEATTLE, WA - Seattle Port Commissioner Courtney Gregoire won't run for reelection in 2019, she...

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Port of Seattle to Redevelop Container Terminal for Cruise Uses

WA, United States

The Northwest Seaport Alliance of Seattle and Tacoma has authorized the construction of a cruise terminal at the Port of Seattle's Terminal 46. The agreement is part of a broader realignment of...

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Port of Corpus Christi seeks to keep Harbor Island lease agreement confidential

TX, United States

The Port of Corpus Christi is seeking an opinion from the Texas Attorney General's Office to withhold a copy of a lease for a proposed crude oil terminal on Harbor Island in Port Aransas.The...

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Ports make strides toward 'green' goals

LA, United States

Port of New Orleans receives EPA grant for eco-locomotive; ports of LA and Long Beach issue final clean trucks assessment.Air quality at some of the nation's key ports is on its way to getting...

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DHL Supply Chain To Build Distribution Center Complex In Charleston, SC

SC, United States

DHL Supply Chain said today it will spend $100 million to build a 1.7 million square foot warehouse and distribution center complex near Charleston, South Carolina. The Westerville, Ohio-based unit...

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Ports of Seattle, Tacoma approve major renovations for Terminal 5

WA, United States

The ports of Seattle and Tacoma voted in favor of a nearly half-billion dollar deal to renovate Terminal 5 and bring significant changes to Terminal 46. Editor's note: Above video originally...

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DHL to construct $100M distribution center in St. George, create 450 jobs

SC, United States

German-based global logistics company, DHL Supply Chain, announced Tuesday it has plans to construct a $100 million distribution and warehousing center on Dorchester County’s rural, western end to...

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Federal budget proposal includes $138 million for SCPA harbor project

SC, United States

Completion of a project to improve the Port of Charleston’s infrastructure became closer to reality when President Trump’s proposed 2020 budget allocated $138 to the Charleston Harbor Deepening...