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Case made for ports to receive cash from any shipping decarbonisation fund

Splash24/7 19 Oct 2021
As the UN-recognised NGO representing the world’s ports, the International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) has submitted a commenting paper making the case for market-based measures (MBM) revenue allocation to land-based infrastructure to the IMO ahead of this week’s ...
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As port cargo keeps ramping up, so do containers, double-parked trucks in nearby Wilmington

LA Daily News 18 Oct 2021
Several residents have appealed to the harbor commission, saying impacts on their community are becoming a bigger problem with the growing cargo numbers ... The Wilmington Neighborhood Council, during an April 1 harbor commission meeting, also expressed concerns with port-related impacts seeping into the neighborhood.
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CA Marine Warning and Forecast

The Argus Press 18 Oct 2021
Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the ... Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the ... Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the ... Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the ... Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the.
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SC Ports to get its 1st woman CEO when Newsome retires

The Associated Press 18 Oct 2021
(AP) — South Carolina Ports ... The Charleston port is about to finish a project to deepen the harbor to 52 feet (15.8 meters), allowing even the largest ships to get through at low tide.
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Charleston port leader Newsome stepping down June 30, he tells State of the Port attendees

The Post and Courier 18 Oct 2021
Newsome made the announcement during his annual State of the Port speech on Oct ... port ... While Charleston hasn't been immune to the problem, it has fared better than most major ports because of roughly $3 billion in new equipment, a deeper harbor, a new container terminal and a stronger wharf at Wando Welch Terminal in Mount Pleasant ... container port.
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Charleston port leader Newsome stepping down, Melvin to take helm as first female leader

The Post and Courier 18 Oct 2021
operating port. Newsome made the announcement during his annual State of the Port speech on Oct ... While Charleston hasn't been immune to the problem, it has fared better than most major ports because of roughly $3 billion in new equipment, a deeper harbor, a new container terminal and a stronger wharf at Wando Welch Terminal in Mount Pleasant.
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South Carolina Ports Authority President and CEO Jim Newsome to retire next year

SCNOW Morning News 18 Oct 2021
South Carolina Ports Authority President and chief executive officer Jim Newsome will retire effective June 30, 2022 ... container port ... Ports Board Chairman Bill Stern said ... Ports ... operating container port ... As COO, Melvin oversees the daily operations of the port and leads major infrastructure projects, such as the Charleston Harbor Deepening Project.
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Freight Train Carrying Hazardous Sulfuric Acid Derails In Oakland

CBS Sports 18 Oct 2021
OAKLAND (CBS SF) — A freight train derailed Monday near the Port Of Oakland, toppling over four tanker cars carrying sulfuric acid, but fortunately the dangerous chemical has not leaked onto the tracks, fire officials said ... near the Port of Oakland.
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How one toy store found a way to avoid a supply chain nightmare before Christmas

Union Leader 18 Oct 2021
The worst traffic jam in Southern California sits offshore from the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, the nation’s two largest cargo container seaports, as dozens of ships await space at docks to unload ... Getting them to port requires delicate choreography involving harbor pilots and tugboats to inch the ships slowly through the water.
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Nation's contractors eye social programs

China Daily 18 Oct 2021
China Harbour Engineering Co Ltd, or CHEC, a marine engineering project specialist and a subsidiary of China Communications Construction Co Ltd, another Beijing-based central SOE, said in a separate development it will complete the Port of Cotonou No 5 wharf project in Benin, which belongs to the Port of Cotonou Authority, in 2024.
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Another Voice: Biodiversity crisis demands preservation at Outer Harbor

The Buffalo News 18 Oct 2021
Today a majority of Americans believe that climate change is an urgent problem to address, according to a recent survey by the Pew Research Center ... 15 outlines the agenda of the 15th UN Meeting on Biodiversity in Kunming, China ... Places like the Outer Harbor, formerly a huge wetland until we filled in for the port closed 50 years ago ... ....
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OH Cleveland OH Zone Forecast

The Argus Press 18 Oct 2021
OH Cleveland OH Zone Forecast for Sunday, October 17, 2021. —————. 526 FPUS51 KCLE 180657. ZFPCLE. Zone Forecast Product for Northern Ohio and Northwest Pennsylvania. National Weather Service Cleveland OH. 257 AM EDT Mon Oct 18 2021. OHZ003-182015-. Lucas-. Including the city of Toledo ... Southwest ... Including the cities of Port Clinton, Oak Harbor, and Genoa ... .
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Lorain: Jet Express to return for rides to Browns games

The Morning Journal 17 Oct 2021
The Jet Express and the Lorain Port and Financing Authority scheduled three stops in Lorain for passengers to embark for the trip to downtown Cleveland ... It’s great to see it back — as long as the weather cooperates, said Tom Brown, executive director of the Lorain Port and Financing Authority.
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Lowry: The U.S. supply chain makes no sense

Ogden Standard Examiner 17 Oct 2021
As part of the push to get our logistics unstuck, the president is prodding the Port of Los Angeles, one of the most important in the country, to operate on a 24/7 basis ... Consider our ports ... The head of the Harbor Trucking Association, representing port truckers on the West Coast, complained, “Now we’ve created scarcity and increased the cost.”.
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