Port Tampa Bay Welcomes its Largest Container Ship Ever

Port Tampa Bay Welcomes its Largest Container Ship Ever

Port Tampa Bay marked a major milestone and partnership yesterday with CMA CGM as Port customers, local officials, and business leaders gathered to celebrate the inaugural call of the CMA CGM DALILA at 4 pm yesterday at …
Jun 14, 2019 /  Vessels
Port Tampa Bay Welcomes New CMA CGM Container Service

Port Tampa Bay Welcomes New CMA CGM Container Service

CMA CGM Group, a leading worldwide shipping group will begin serving Port Tampa Bay in late May 2019 on its Pacific Express 3, or PEX3 service.   With a presence in 160 countries and a fleet of 506 vessels, CMA …
Feb 21, 2019 /  Curious
Port Tampa Bay Welcomes New Direct Asian Container Service by COSCO Shipping

Port Tampa Bay Welcomes New Direct Asian Container Service by COSCO Shipping

Port Tampa Bay welcomes COSCO Shipping’s announcement that it will add Port Tampa Bay to its Gulf of Mexico Express (GME) Transpacific service, with the first vessel M/V COSCO PIRAEUS scheduled to arrive Tampa on …
Dec 5, 2018 /  Curious
First Shipment Of Fresh Pineapples Arrive At Port Tampa Bay

First Shipment Of Fresh Pineapples Arrive At Port Tampa Bay

Port Tampa Bay and cold storage tenant, Port Logistics Refrigerated Services, announced Tuesday that they received their first shipment of Costa Rican pineapples.   On Saturday, September 22, 2018, Seacat Line …
Sep 27, 2018 /  Curious
US Coast Guard medevacs man from cargo ship west of Tampa Bay

US Coast Guard medevacs man from cargo ship west of Tampa Bay

The US Coast Guard medevaced a 22-year-old man from a cargo ship 35 miles west of Tampa Bay, Tuesday. Medevaced was Shuklendra Singh, 22, from India. Caption: Self Discharging Bulk Carrier Bahama Spirit - Image …
Aug 1, 2018 /  Accidents
Port Tampa Bay Welcomed Inaugural Port Call of Vulcan's mv Ireland on Her Maiden Voyage

Port Tampa Bay Welcomed Inaugural Port Call of Vulcan's mv Ireland on Her Maiden Voyage

Port Tampa Bay celebrated one of the largest ships ever to call at the Port, Vulcan Materials Company’s newest vessel, M/V Ireland. Ireland arrived at Port Tampa Bay Sunday morning (Apr 22), after its departure …
Apr 25, 2018 /  Vessels
High Cruise Demand at Port Tampa Bay Brings Renovated Cruise Ship For Year-Long Service to Cuba, Mexico and the Caribbean

High Cruise Demand at Port Tampa Bay Brings Renovated Cruise Ship For Year-Long Service to Cuba, Mexico and the Caribbean

High cruise demand at Port Tampa Bay brings renovated cruise ship for year-long service to Cuba, Mexico, and the Caribbean. Caption: The refurbished Carnival Paradise returned to Port Tampa Bay last week, …
Apr 3, 2018 /  Cruise
Port Tampa Bay expands footprint by opening new cargo berths at Eastport

Port Tampa Bay expands footprint by opening new cargo berths at Eastport

Already the largest and the most diversified seaport in the state of Florida, Port Tampa Bay announced on Dec 8 the opening of a new, multi-use cargo berth at the are known as Eastport. Historically, one of the …
Dec 14, 2016 /  Curious
Ship repair companies at Tampa port merge operations

Ship repair companies at Tampa port merge operations

Two local ship repair companies considered major tenants at Port Tampa Bay merged operations Monday (Nov 30), a move designed to better position them for future growth. Gulf Marine Repair Corp. and Hendry …
Dec 1, 2015 /  Finance