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Port Houston Welcomes Village School Pumps and Pipes STEAM Academy Students

Posted by Port Houston on Jun 18, 2018 3:03:07 PM

Middle school students with The Village School- Pumps and Pipes STEAM Academy took a tour of Port Houston recently.

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Topics: maritime, ports, Houston, education, community

Port Houston Participates in Shared Quarters National Maritime Workforce Conference

Posted by Port Houston on Jun 12, 2018 5:13:09 PM

Port Houston Chairman Janiece Longoria provided the keynote address at the Shared Quarters National Maritime Workforce Conference at the San Jacinto Maritime Technology and Training Center June 5.

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Topics: ports, Houston, education, workforce, Texas

Port Houston Receives Lloyd's List "Port Operator of the Year" Award

Posted by Port Houston on Jun 11, 2018 9:36:41 AM

Caption: Chief Port Operations Officer Jeff Davis accepts award from Lloyd's List representative.

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Topics: maritime, ports, Houston, Texas, operations

Container Growth Strong at Port Houston

Posted by Port Houston on Jun 6, 2018 9:07:06 AM

Port Houston steel imports increased by 17 percent and container activity grew by 3 percent over 2017, Executive Director Roger Guenther reported at the May Port Commission meeting. Guenther also stated that April was “another strong month” for cargo at port facilities.

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Topics: ports, Houston, Texas, containers, growth

Port Houston Named Best Seaport - North America

Posted by Port Houston on Jun 4, 2018 1:30:29 PM

Asia Cargo News named Port Houston the Best Seaport in North America, after tallying results from thousands of shippers and industry experts around the globe, Port Houston Executive Director Roger Guenther told the Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority during its May meeting.

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Topics: Houston, trade, shipping, cargo, Asia

Local Maritime Education Students Honored By Port Houston

Posted by Port Houston on May 31, 2018 8:47:47 AM

This spring, more than 155 students graduated through the port’s highly acclaimed maritime education program and Port Houston hosted several graduation dinners to recognize them.

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Topics: maritime, ports, Houston, education, community

Port Houston Participates in XChain² Blockchain Supply Chain and Logistics Forum

Posted by Port Houston on May 30, 2018 1:23:58 PM

Port Houston participated in a technology panel at the XChain²: Blockchain for Supply Chain and Logistics Forum May 21-22, discussing how terminal operators and ports are an essential part of the global supply chain strategy.

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Topics: maritime, ports, Houston, blockchain, technology

Port Houston Teams Up With Galveston Bay Foundation For Spring Events

Posted by Port Houston on May 24, 2018 2:32:00 PM

Port Houston volunteers had their hands full (of cordgrass) this spring, as they partnered with the Galveston Bay Foundation on several environmental stewardship projects focused on beautifying and restoring the bay.

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Topics: ports, Houston, community, volunteering, environment

Port Houston Enhances Turning Basin with Sam Houston Beautification Project

Posted by Port Houston on May 22, 2018 1:24:56 PM

Each year, the M/V Sam Houston Boat Tour brings nearly 30,000 visitors to Port Houston for a free, educational trip along the Houston Ship Channel.

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Topics: ports, Houston, stewardship, volunteer, environment

Port Houston Renews Environmental ISO Certification

Posted by Port Houston on May 16, 2018 10:05:42 AM
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Topics: maritime, ports, Houston, standard, environment

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