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Capital Enhancements to Support Rapid Growth

Posted by Chris Virk-Brown on April 14, 2022 at 3:18 PM

Unprecedented demand for cargo has impacted the entire supply chain causing record amounts of cargo. Port Houston is moving historic cargo volumes, but it is not without growing pains. That is why Port Houston is investing a total of $1.1 billion in capital enhancements over the next eight years to better serve our customers.

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Topics: cargo, infrastructure, containers, construction, operations, improvements

Harris County Commissioner Adrian Garcia Receives FTZ Overview

Posted by Port Houston on October 3, 2019 at 4:51 PM

Caption: Harris County Commissoner Adrian Garcia with port staff.

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Topics: ports, Houston, trade, shipping, cargo, foreign trade zone

Record Gate Moves at Port Houston Container Terminals

Posted by Port Houston on September 25, 2019 at 7:31 AM

Caption: Busy truck gates at Bayport Container Terminal.

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Topics: maritime, container, ports, shipping, cargo, truck gates

Port Secures New CMA CGM/Marfret MedCaribe Service

Posted by Port Houston on August 20, 2019 at 8:52 AM

The Spirit of Melbourne called at Port Houston’s Bayport Container Terminal.

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Topics: maritime, container, Houston, shipping, cargo, Texas

Universal Africa Lines to Call Port Houston

Posted by Port Houston on August 16, 2019 at 8:20 AM

Port Houston maiden voyage plaque presentation with Port Houston staff, UAL representatives, M/V MarMalaita vessel Captain Slepchenko and stevedore Schroder Marine.

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Topics: maritime, Houston, shipping, cargo, breakbulk

Broadway Double Track Project Complete in East End

Posted by Port Houston on July 23, 2019 at 8:07 AM

Caption: Union Pacific Railcar (Photo credit: PTRA)

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Topics: maritime, Houston, cargo, transportation, rail, freight mobility

Ric Campo Appointed New Port Houston Chairman

Posted by Port Houston on February 12, 2019 at 5:24 PM

Houston businessman Ric Campo was recently appointed chairman of the Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority by the City of Houston and Harris County Commissioners Court.

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Topics: ports, Houston, Port Commission, shipping, cargo, Texas

Strong Year-End Results Delivered by Port Houston

Posted by Port Houston on February 11, 2019 at 4:59 PM

Caption: Port Chairman Janiece Longoria presiding over her last Port Commission meeting in January. 

Year-end results for 2018 show that Port Houston’s business continues to be solid, with records set in some areas.

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Topics: maritime, ports, Houston, shipping, cargo, operations

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