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Keeping the Cranes Running: Port Houston Maintenance Veteran and Essential Worker Recognized for 45 Years of Service

Posted by Port Houston on May 18, 2020 4:49:54 PM

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Caption: Quintin Reynolds

It takes a lot of hands to move cargo across Port Houston’s docks, including the maintenance staff, who support Port Houston’s equipment and assets. One of the essential Port employees working on the front lines throughout the COVID-19 pandemic is Quintin Reynolds, a maintenance foreman at the Barbours Cut Container Terminal, who recently received recognition for 45 years of service at Port Houston.

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Topics: maritime, container, cranes, ports, maintenance, people

Port Houston Container Volumes Slowing, But Remain Steady

Posted by Port Houston on Apr 22, 2020 5:57:46 PM

Container activity at Port Houston, the largest container port on the United States Gulf Coast, began slowing in late March as expected due to the coronavirus pandemic, but was still up for the first quarter of 2020..

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Topics: maritime, container, ports, Houston, shipping

Record Gate Moves at Port Houston Container Terminals

Posted by Port Houston on Sep 25, 2019 7:31:58 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 Aug 20, 2019 8:52:49 AM

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

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

Port Houston Sets Records on Container and Steel Volumes; Moves Forward on Expansions

Posted by Port Houston on Aug 15, 2019 5:28:13 PM

Port Commissioners gather at July public meeting.

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Topics: maritime, container, ports, Houston, trucking

Port Houston Successfully Completes NAVIS N4 Upgrade

Posted by Port Houston on Jul 30, 2019 7:56:52 AM

Caption: Port Houston container terminal truck gates.

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Topics: maritime, container, ports, Houston, shipping, technology, operations

Contract Awarded for Nine New Yard Cranes at Bayport

Posted by Port Houston on Jul 15, 2019 1:15:52 PM

Caption: RTG cranes transiting the Houston Ship Channel in 2018.

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Topics: maritime, container, cranes, ports, Houston, shipping

Port Hosts JOC Gulf Shipping Conference

Posted by Port Houston on Jun 11, 2019 8:33:53 AM

Caption: Port Houston Executive Director Roger Guenther

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Topics: maritime, container, ports, Houston, shipping, Gulf Coast

Port Chairman Recognized at 2018 State of the Port

Posted by Port Houston on Dec 7, 2018 9:16:19 AM

Caption: Port Chairman Longoria and Greater Houston Partnership CEO, Bob Harvey.

On Nov. 29, the Greater Houston Partnership's "State of the Port" event honored Port Chairman Janiece Longoria, who is completing her third and final term. More than 500 industry professionals and public officials attended.

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Topics: maritime, container, ports, trade, shipping, cargo, supply chain

Port Houston: A Gateway for Asian Imports

Posted by Port Houston on Nov 27, 2018 5:12:33 PM

Port Houston welcomed a business delegation from Qingdao City, China Nov. 21. Staff highlighted the port’s geographic location, surrounding facilities, Houston Ship Channel connections and history. The port has three East Asia all-water container services via the Panama Canal.

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Topics: maritime, container, ports, Houston, trade, Texas, Asia

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