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Port Chairman Receives A Comcast Hispanic Hero Award

Posted by Port Houston on Sep 24, 2018 11:25:44 AM

Port Chairman Janiece Longoria was honored with a Hispanic Hero Award by Comcast Sept. 21.

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Topics: Houston, leadership, Port Commission, community, maritime

Strong Mid-Year Growth at Port Houston

Posted by Port Houston on Aug 7, 2018 11:10:29 AM

Port Houston moved 1.3 million container TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) through the first six months of 2018, a six percent increase from 2017, Executive Director Roger Guenther announced in his report to the Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority in its regular monthly meeting in July.

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Topics: containers, growth, Port Commission, operations, Houston, ports

Cargo Tonnage Growth at Port Up 7 Percent

Posted by Port Houston on Apr 2, 2018 1:24:33 PM

The amount of cargo handled at Port Houston was up 7 percent through the first two months of 2018, signaling another strong year, Executive Director Roger Guenther announced at the March Port Commission meeting.  

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Topics: cargo, growth, Port Commission, Houston, ports

Commissioner John Kennedy Reappointed To Port Commission

Posted by Port Houston on Feb 28, 2018 8:46:42 AM

John D. Kennedy was reappointed to the Port Commission by the Harris County Commissioners Court Feb. 27. He was originally appointed to the Port Commission in December of 2012.

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Topics: leadership, ports, Houston, maritime, Port Commission

Port Commissioner Branch III Reappointed

Posted by Port Houston on Feb 13, 2018 9:37:47 AM

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Theldon R. Branch III was reappointed to the Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority by the Houston City Council Feb. 7.

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Topics: Port Commission, leadership, ports, maritime, Houston

I-69 Alliance Vital to Port Supply Chain

Posted by Port Houston on Feb 1, 2018 2:33:10 PM

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The Port Commission renewed Port Houston’s membership with the Alliance for I-69 Texas during January’s Port Commission meeting.

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Topics: freight, transportation, Port Commission, highways, Houston, ports

Port Commissioner DonCarlos Reappointed

Posted by Port Houston on Jan 31, 2018 2:25:53 PM

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Port Commissioner Stephen H. DonCarlos was recently appointed for another two-year term by the Harris County Mayors and Councils Association. The organization represents around 16 cities in Harris County.

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Topics: leadership, Port Commission, maritime, Houston, ports

Port Chairman Receives Texas Law School Alumna Community Service Award

Posted by Port Houston on Oct 11, 2017 10:35:06 AM

Port Chairman Janiece Longoria was honored with the University of Texas School of Law's Distinguished Alumna for Community Service Award Oct. 6.

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Topics: community, leadership, awards, service, Port Commission

PORT CHAIRMAN RECOGNIZED AS “MARITIME PERSON OF THE YEAR” AT ANNUAL MARITIME DINNER

Posted by Port Houston on Sep 7, 2017 3:47:35 PM

Port Commission Chairman Janiece Longoria was honored with the prestigious “Maritime Person of the Year” award at the Greater Houston Port Bureau’s Annual Maritime Dinner August 19.

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Topics: leadership, maritime, award, Port Commission

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