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ILWU workers join Teamsters for an hour to stop traffic at one of seven terminals ...

LA Daily News 15 Apr 2021
Longshore workers briefly walked off the job on in solidarity with the Teamsters to picket and disrupt traffic at the Yusen Terminal, one of seven terminals in the Port of L.A ... Longshore workers briefly walked off the job on in solidarity with the Teamsters to picket and disrupt traffic in the Port of Los Angeles on Wednesday, April 14, 2021.
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Long Beach seeks at least $21 million from Queen Mary operator in firm’s bankruptcy case

Press Telegram 15 Apr 2021
Long Beach will explore transferring Queen Mary to harbor commission. Long Beach City Council to consider shipping Queen Mary responsibility to harbor department ... The city is currently exploring whether to transfer oversight of the Queen Mary and the surrounding Pier H in the Port of Long Beach to the Board of Harbor Commissioners.
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Updated: 12 Crew Missing, 1 Dead, 6 Rescued After Liftboat Capsizes

The Maritime Executive 15 Apr 2021
Among the teams deployed by the Coast Guard in the search are two cutters, multiple aircrews on helicopters and search planes and small rescue boats as well crews from the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, Port Fourchon Harbor Patrol, Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office, and seven good Samaritan vessels.
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Key West business owners lobby legislators over port bill

Tampa Bay Times 15 Apr 2021
The measures ban cruise ships with more than 1,300 passengers from docking at the city port and limit the total number of cruise visitors who can disembark each day to 1,500 ... “I would not trust this report,’' said Danny Hughes, owner of Two Friends Patio Restaurant, who once served on the board of the Port of New Orleans told the committee.
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Freeport Harbor Channel Improvement Project officially commences

The Facts 14 Apr 2021
Port Freeport celebrated a historic milestone April 8 with a ceremonial groundbreaking for the Freeport Harbor Channel Improvement Project, a federal cost-shared initiative with the U.S ... "Port Freeport is confident that the Freeport Harbor Channel Improvement Project will ...
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San Francisco Bay protection from costly disasters is being thrown away, scientists say

Phys Dot Org 14 Apr 2021
It costs $10 a cubic yard to dispose of dredge materials off Alcatraz, about $20 in the ocean, and about $30 in the Hamilton and Montezuma wetlands projects, said Jim Haussener, executive director of the California Marine Affairs & Navigation Conference, an organization that represents ports and harbors.
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One dead, 12 missing from commercial vessel capsized off Louisiana

Union Leader 14 Apr 2021
Tuesday as the ship foundered about eight miles off Port Fourchon, a coastal town nearly 100 miles south of New Orleans ... The National Weather Service issued a special marine warning for coastal waters around Port Fourchon at 3.57 p.m., warning that severe thunderstorms could produce gusts of at least 39 mph (34 knots) and large hail.
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Daily Freeman 14 Apr 2021
Companies listed in this industry group are primarily engaged in operating ports, harbors (including docking and pier facilities), or canals; providing stevedoring and other marine cargo handling services (except warehousing); providing navigational services to shipping; and/or providing other services to water transportation.- Advertisement - ... ....
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CA Marine Warning and Forecast

The Argus Press 13 Apr 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 ... Recreational boaters should remain in port ... should prepare for rough seas and consider remaining in port ... Recreational boaters should remain in port ... should prepare for rough seas and consider remaining in port.
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Four astronauts targeted a dragon on Monday morning

Swords Today 13 Apr 2021
Almost Monday, the crew kite anchored on the “front” port of the Harmony module ... It arrived at the dock with the “Zenith” port on the same space station module ... In the power of his Draco nozzles Refreshment He then proceeded to dock with another port on the Harmony module ... So on Monday, Refreshment Moved to Angel Harbor.
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CUBAG gets new executives

Ghana Web 13 Apr 2021
... members have been engaged in customs brokerage in and out of the ports of Ghana for nearly 3 decades ... Government institutions such as the Ghana Ports and Harbors Authority and the Ghana Shippers’ Authority, among other key stakeholders also delivered some words of solidarity.
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PHOTO GALLERY: SK Softball 14, Gig Harbor 12

Kitsap Sun 13 Apr 2021
South Kitsap Softball with a 14-12 win over Gig Harbor in Port Orchard on Monday, April 12, 2021 ....
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San Francisco Bay: Protection from costly disasters is being thrown away, scientists say

East Bay Times 13 Apr 2021
It costs $10 a cubic yard to dispose of dredge materials off Alcatraz, about $20 in the ocean, and about $30 in the Hamilton and Montezuma wetlands projects, said Jim Haussener, executive director of the California Marine Affairs & Navigation Conference, an organization that represents ports and harbors.
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Florida Regulators Leave State Littered With Toxic Time Bombs

WhoWhatWhy 13 Apr 2021
... Point in 2006 and used the reservoirs to store dredging waste scraped from the bay floor from nearby Port Manatee ... HRK’s moneymaking plan for Piney Point, located a short drive from the ship terminal at Port Manatee, was to store dredging waste from a harbor expansion project.
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