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August 30, 2016 -- Texas A&M University at Galveston will celebrate the 45th anniversary of the Pelican Island campus on Wednesday. More
August 27, 2016 -- The George P. Mitchell Society of Texas A&M University at Galveston hosted a reception for its members Thursday at the Bryan Museum, featuring remarks by museum founder J.P. Bryan and Dr. Douglas J. Palmer, TAMUG Interim COO. More
August 26, 2016 -- The Port Freeport Commissioners, at their meeting Thursday, honored safety milestones reached by three entities. More
August 24, 2016 -- The Lake Charles Harbor and Terminal District Board of Commissioners on Monday voted unanimously to enter into a professional services contract with Gahagan & Bryant Associates, Inc. for consulting services associated with the dredging of the port's ship channel. More
August 23, 2016 -- The Port of Beaumont Board of Commissioners on Monday voted unanimously to approve the port's FY2017 Budget. More
August 22, 2016 -- The Board of Trustees of the Galveston Wharves and the Galveston Port Facilities Corporation today elected and installed new officers, as well as swore in new members. More
August 22, 2016 -- The Katy Area Economic Development Council recently held discussions regarding the economic impact of the Port of Houston Authority at the council's August General Assembly meeting. More
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August 22, 2016 -- The Economic Alliance Houston Port Region will host the Gulf Coast Industry Forum Wednesday and Thursday at the Pasadena Convention Center. More
August 17, 2016 -- The Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority, in a special meeting held Wednesday, approved a $1.5 million increase in funding for the United States Army Corps of Engineers’ maintenance dredging of a portion of the Bayport Ship Channel. More
August 10, 2016 -- Port Freeport Commissioner John Hoss, CEO Phyllis Saathoff and Business and Economic Development Director Jason Miura recentlyy joined in meetings and tours with private sector and Panamanian Government officials. More
August 10, 2016 -- The Port of Orange Board of Commissioners on Monday voted unanimously to approve electrical updates to Warehouse 6, in an amount not to exceed $50,000. More
August 08, 2016 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today attended the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Harbor Bridge over the Port of Corpus Christi's Main Turning Basin. More
August 05, 2016 -- The Lake Charles Harbor and Terminal District Board of Commissioners, in a special meeting on Thursday, voted unanimously to approve corrections of a clerical error in resolutions approving an ad valorem millage rate for 2016. More
August 04, 2016 -- The Port of Houston Authority will once again be the presenting sponsor of the Gulf Coast Industry Forum. More
August 02, 2016 -- The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will meet August 15-18 in New Orleans, Louisiana. More
July 29, 2016 -- The Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority on Tuesday voted to award a $1,273,601 contract to Belaire Environmental for a planting project to vegetate the Bayport Container Terminal Sound Berm. More
July 28, 2016 -- The Houston Maritime Museum today announced that it will be closed through August 2 for repairs. More
July 28, 2016 -- The Lake Charles Harbor and Terminal District Board of Commissioners on Monday voted unanimously to adopt a millage rate of 2.53 mills for Tax Year 2016. More
July 27, 2016 -- Texas A&M University today announced that Ilya Espino de Marotta, a graduate of Texas A&M University at Galveston, served as executive vice president of the recently-completed Panama Canal Expansion Project. More
July 27, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard reopened the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway to traffic near Galveston on Tuesday after a sunken barge near the causeway railroad bridge was refloated and towed to a salvage yard. More
July 26, 2016 -- The Port of Houston Authority today reported that its mid-year results for container shipping volume, and announced that works on projects including a canopy into the entrance of the Turning Basin Terminal and a new front entry into the Executive Office Building at the terminal kicks off this week. More
July 26, 2016 -- The Board of Trustees of the Galveston Wharves on Monday voted unanimously to approve the port's participation in the United States Customs and Border Protection Reimbursable Services Program, through which the CBP provides services to requesting parties on a reimbursable basis. More
July 26, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today issued a safety zone and temporarily restricted traffic on the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway after a barge sank east of the Galveston Causeway railroad bridge. More
July 25, 2016 -- The Port of Beaumont Board of Commissioners today voted unanimously to select Jefferson Rail Port Terminal II as construction manager agent for the Jefferson Energy Companies Project. More
July 25, 2016 -- HBW Resources today announced that it has been retained by Port Cameron, LLC to enhance the its campaign to identify and secure new customers for its new private deepwater staging port in Cameron Parish, Louisiana. More
July 18, 2016 -- Lakewood Yacht Club will host its annual Bay Cup II Regatta on August 6 in Galveston Bay. More
July 15, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday held a change-of-command ceremony for Station Freeport at the Lake Jackson Recreation Center. More
July 14, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today responded to a benzene spill from a tanker at the Vopak Terminal at the Houston Ship Channel, resulting in the closure of the channel between the Lynchburg Ferry Crossing and Carpenters Bayou. More
July 14, 2016 -- Port Corpus Christi today held a groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of Oil Dock 15, which will accommodate through a new pipeline and accept both Aframax and new Panamax class ships. More
July 13, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Wednesday held a change-of-command ceremony in which Coast Guard Commander Monica L. Rochester transferred command of the Marine Safety Unit Lake Charles to Cmdr. Dan Cost. More
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