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Port Commission Approves Mobile Emergency Radio Equipment

Posted by Port Houston on April 26, 2019 at 4:29 PM

The Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority approved the purchase of Motorola equipment at its March public meeting, including radios, batteries, chargers and related hardware under the Houston-Galveston Area Council’s cooperative purchase program.

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Topics: ports, Houston, security, Texas, technology, commercial

Port Houston Firefighters Recognized for ITC Fire Response

Posted by Port Houston on April 15, 2019 at 10:20 AM

Port Houston Commission Chairman Ric Campo recognized the efforts of those responding to the ITC tank fire on the Houston Ship Channel that impacted the channel and surrounding neighboring communities.

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Topics: safety, ports, Houston, emergency management, Texas, fire

Texas Ports Association “Navigates the Future” at 1st Annual Conference

Posted by Port Houston on March 18, 2019 at 11:03 AM

Texas ports play a crucial role in the state’s economy, creating nearly 1.4 million jobs and a total of over $68 billion in federal, state and local tax revenue in the U.S., and about $7 billion of state and local taxes are supported in the state of Texas.

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Topics: maritime, navigation, ports, Houston, channel, Texas, waterway

Port Houston: Keeping Safety in the Forefront

Posted by Port Houston on March 4, 2019 at 3:22 PM

Recent safety initiatives put in place at Port Houston are aimed at ensuring a healthy and safe work environment for employees, tenants and visitors alike.

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Topics: maritime, safety, ports, Houston, Texas

Port Houston, UHD, HCC and HISD Take Action to Support Maritime Education

Posted by Port Houston on February 19, 2019 at 5:11 PM

 

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Topics: maritime, ports, Houston, education, community, Texas

Port Commissioners Fitzgerald, Mease Reappointed

Posted by Port Houston on February 13, 2019 at 3:43 PM

       

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

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

Port Chairman Honored for 16 Years of Service on Port Commission

Posted by Port Houston on December 20, 2018 at 1:34 PM

Port Commission Chairman Janiece Longoria was recognized for her 16 years of service to Port Houston during the Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority’s last regular monthly meeting of 2018, which was held Dec. 12. Chairman Longoria has volunteered on the Port Commission since 2002.

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Topics: maritime, Houston, leadership, Port Commission, shipping, cargo, Texas

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