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SC Ports Plans for Five Percent Container Growth, $277.6 Million in Capital Expenditures in FY2019

SC Ports Plans for Five Percent Container Growth, $277.6 Million in Capital Expenditures in FY2019

Port achieves record May; Community Giving Program application period opens Wednesday the South Carolina Ports Authority Board of Directors adopted a 2019 fiscal year financial plan that includes five percent pier …
Jun 21, 2018 /  Curious
Charleston Harbor Deepening Project Receives $49 Million Federal Funding

Charleston Harbor Deepening Project Receives $49 Million Federal Funding

Progress of the Charleston Harbor Deepening Project to 52 feet remains on track with $49 million awarded in the USACE FY18 Work Plan. Yesterday the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced $49 million for the …
Jun 12, 2018 /  Finance
South Carolina Ports Authority Announces Record May Container Volume

South Carolina Ports Authority Announces Record May Container Volume

Today South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) announced 197,437 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) handled last month, a record for the month of May and the second-highest month of container traffic in the …
Jun 11, 2018 /  Curious
South Carolina Ports Posts Fiscal Year Growth

South Carolina Ports Posts Fiscal Year Growth

South Carolina Ports Authority’s fiscal year-to-date volumes are nearly 2 percent higher than last year, with record-breaking container volumes handled in April. Caption: SC Ports is purchasing 26 new …
May 31, 2018 /  Finance
South Carolina Ports Authority Achieves Record April

South Carolina Ports Authority Achieves Record April

Yesterday South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) announced the highest April container volumes in its history, with growth of 4 percent over the same month last year. SCPA handled 196,439 twenty-foot equivalent container …
May 18, 2018 /  Vessels
South Carolina Ports Opens Inland Port Dillon

South Carolina Ports Opens Inland Port Dillon

Monday (Apr 16) South Carolina Ports Authority held the grand opening of Inland Port Dillon, its second inland facility constructed in the state to handle strong growth of the Port’s intermodal rail cargo volumes …
Apr 17, 2018 /  Curious
South Carolina Ports Handles Record Container and Finished Vehicle Volumes in March

South Carolina Ports Handles Record Container and Finished Vehicle Volumes in March

Wednesday (Apr11) South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) announced the strongest monthly container volume in its history, with 199,659 twenty foot-equivalent container units (TEUs) handled in March. The month was nearly …
Apr 12, 2018 /  Curious
WATCH: New cranes arrive at The Northwest Seaport Alliance

WATCH: New cranes arrive at The Northwest Seaport Alliance

Once the Zhen Hua 28 docked at Pier 4 last week, it was time to do some heavy lifting. With the help of a team from Port of Tacoma, ZPMC, Harbor Industrial, ILWU Local 23 and Husky Terminal, SCPA successfully offloaded …
Mar 7, 2018 /  Curious
South Carolina Ports Welcomes New Ship-to-Shore Cranes

South Carolina Ports Welcomes New Ship-to-Shore Cranes

Just a day prior to the South Carolina Ports Authority's celebration of the beginning of Charleston Harbor Deepening Project construction, the Port welcomed yesterday two new ship-to-shore cranes at the Wando Welch …
Mar 2, 2018 /  Curious
South Carolina Ports Authority Posts January Container Growth

South Carolina Ports Authority Posts January Container Growth

Yesterday South Carolina Ports Authority reported nearly two percent container volume growth since the Port’s fiscal year began last July. SCPA handled 167,398 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEU) in …
Feb 23, 2018 /  Curious