PhilaPort Moves Quickly to Accommodate Surge in Cargo

PhilaPort Moves Quickly to Accommodate Surge in Cargo

Leads Atlantic Coast Ports in Cargo Growth As the Port’s $392 million Main Channel Deepening Project approaches 100% completion, cargo volumes in The Port of Philadelphia are surging. In 2017, container cargoes …
Jan 30, 2018 /  Curious
Port Canaveral Completes Basin and Container Berth Deepening Project

Port Canaveral Completes Basin and Container Berth Deepening Project

Port Canaveral has completed the deepening of the West Turning Basin, which now allows deeper draft access to the Port's container cargo facility operated by GT USA at North Cargo Berth 5 and 6. The 6-month project …
Dec 8, 2017 /  Curious
U.S. Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation announces multiple business updates

U.S. Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation announces multiple business updates

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (Great Lakes) (NASDAQ:GLDD), the largest provider of dredging services in the United States and a major provider of environmental and infrastructure services, announced today …
Oct 11, 2017 /  Curious
Deepening of Nieuwe Waterweg starting in spring

Deepening of Nieuwe Waterweg starting in spring

The Directorate-General for Public Works and Water Management (Rijkswaterstaat) and the Port of Rotterdam Authority are to deepen the Nieuwe Waterweg and the Botlek. A tender for this was issued this week. The work will …
Oct 4, 2017 /  Curious
Vancouver Fraser Port Authority confirms there are no plans to deepen the Fraser River

Vancouver Fraser Port Authority confirms there are no plans to deepen the Fraser River

The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority announced Thursday that it has no plans to further deepen the Fraser River to accommodate larger vessels as it, together with existing marine terminal properties and port industrial …
May 26, 2017 /  Curious
Charleston Harbor Deepening Project receives construction funding

Charleston Harbor Deepening Project receives construction funding

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers allocates $17.5 million, names Charleston Project a “new start” The Charleston Harbor Deepening Project was named one of six “new starts” and received $17.5 million …
May 25, 2017 /  Finance
Port of Hamburg: Decision on the adjustment of the navigation channel is expected for February

Port of Hamburg: Decision on the adjustment of the navigation channel is expected for February

The adjustment of the navigation channel on the Lower and Outer Elbe is the most important strategic expansion project for the Port of Hamburg. In view of the rapidly growing ships, Hamburg is dependent on adapting its …
Dec 27, 2016 /  Curious
President Obama Gives Green Light to Brownsville Ship Channel Deepening Project

President Obama Gives Green Light to Brownsville Ship Channel Deepening Project

President Barack Obama yesterday signed into law the Water Resources and Development Act (WRDA) of 2016, authorizing the Brownsville Ship Channel deepening project, making it eligible for federal funding. The …
Dec 20, 2016 /  Curious