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March 30, 2015 -- The Board of Trustees of the Galveston Wharves today voted unanimously to accept the Galveston Wharves Pension Plan Annual Financial Report for 2014 as submitted by the accounting firm of Whitley-Penn, P.C. More
March 30, 2015 -- Sea Star Line, LLC today announced that it has entered into an agreement for an additional barge to its current service package for shipments from Jacksonville to Puerto Rico. More
March 27, 2015 -- The Bay Area Houston Transportation Partnership Monthly Luncheon on Thursday featured Roger Guenther, Executive Director of the Port of Houston Authority. More
March 26, 2015 -- The Port of Houston Authority recently led Texas Secretary of State Carlos Cascos and members of his staff on a tour of the Bayport Container Terminal, which kicked off Cascos's statewide "Down to Business" Tour. More
March 25, 2015 -- The Lake Charles Harbor and Terminal District Board of Commissioners on Monday voted unanimously to approve a cooperative endeavor agreement with Port Rail, Inc. for an initial investment of $1 million by the district for Port Rail. More
March 24, 2015 -- Port of Houston Authority Executive Director Roger Guenther reported to the port commission this morning that the month of February continued a strong beginning to 2015. More
March 23, 2015 -- Lakewood Yacht Club in Seabrook held its annual Blessing of the Fleet on Sunday. More
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March 23, 2015 -- The Port of Beaumont Board of Commissioners today voted unanimously to certify unopposed candidates for two commissioners seats in the May 9 General Election. More
March 16, 2015 -- Port of Houston Authority Deputy Executive Director of Corporate Affairs Phyllis Saathoff last week was the featured speaker at the University of Houston-Victoria's School of Business Administration Distinguished Speaker Series. More
March 12, 2015 -- Galveston City Council today voted unanimously to approve appointments to the Charter Review Committee, the Intermodal Transportation Committee, the Landmark Commission and the Trolley Ad Hoc Committee. More
March 12, 2015 -- The Houston Ship Channel reopened today after responders successfully moved the Carla Maersk, a chemical tanker damaged in a collision with another vessel on Monday, out of the channel. More
March 11, 2015 -- Responders today began to execute salvage plans for the damaged tanker Carla Maersk, one of two ships involved in a collision on the Houston Ship Channel on Monday. More
March 11, 2015 -- The Port of Orange Board of Commissioners on Monday voted unanimously to renew the port’s property, liability and auto insurance coverage through the Texas Municipal League. More
March 11, 2015 -- Congressman Brian Babin today surveyed the damage and response to a collision between two ships on the Houston Ship Channel. More
March 10, 2015 -- The United States House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure Committee held a Transportation Roundtable meeting in Houston this morning at Rice University. More
March 10, 2015 -- The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will meet March 30 through April 2 in Biloxi, Mississippi. More
March 09, 2015 -- The Healthy Port Communities Coalition calls on "Houston’s petrochemical giants to act now to protect their neighbors" after a collision in the Houston Ship Channel on Monday led to a shelter-in-place order for several ship channel communities. More
March 06, 2015 -- NextDecade, LLC on Thursday announced that it has signed an option-to-lease agreement with the Port of Brownsville to expand the company's site for its proposed Rio Grande Liquefied Natural Gas export terminal. More
March 04, 2015 -- A consortium of environmental scientists has expressed strong concern about the impact of a controversial Central American canal across Nicaragua. More
March 03, 2015 -- Lakewood Yacht Club is celebrating its Diamond Anniversary, and has also named the club's first lady Commodore, Joyce Maxwell. More
March 02, 2015 -- The Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, recognized the Port of Houston Partners in Maritime Education as part of the 2015 Bright Ideas program. More
March 02, 2015 -- The West Gulf Maritime Association has updated its members on the conditions of area ports that are impacted by wide-spread sea fog. More
February 28, 2015 -- United States Coast Guard boat and air crews rescued a 64-year-old man after his oyster boat went aground and began taking on water in Matagorda Bay early Friday morning and rescued another man after his oyster boat went aground in the same area Friday afternoon More w/Photos
February 27, 2015 -- The United States Army Corps of Engineers Galveston District on Wednesday hosted a stakeholder partnering forum in Galveston to discuss best practices for various programs. More
February 26, 2015 -- The Port of Houston Authority has posted a news release about the recertification of its International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Environmental Management System. More
February 24, 2015 -- The Port of Houston Authority Commission voted 6-1, with Theldon Branch opposed, to approve staff’s ranking of vendors and to award a contract for an amount not to exceed $780,000 to BIO Landscape & Maintenance, Inc. for maintenance of dredge material placement areas on port property. More
February 23, 2015 -- The Board of Trustees of the Galveston Wharves today voted to approve a revised lease agreement with Archer-Daniels-Midland Company to resolve issues related to a reduction in revenue during the recent extended drought. More
February 23, 2015 -- The Port of Beaumont Board of Commissioners today voted 5-0-1, with Bill Darling abstaining, to extend a bank depository services agreement with Capital One Bank for an additional two-year period. More
February 23, 2015 -- The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will hold a series of scoping workshops to discuss a proposed amendment to the Red Snapper Individual Fishing Quota Program. More
February 23, 2015 -- Lakewood Yacht Club on Friday announced that several club members have joined as sponsors in support of the club's race series. More
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