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Monday, May 25, 2020
Galveston Wharves, Corps Ink Agreement on Channel Deepening Project »
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) will complete engineering and design resulting in a set of plans and specifi...
Monday, May 25, 2020
APHIS to Implement Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Imports eFile Permits »
APHIS Plant Protection and Quarantine has announced that importers will be able to apply for and receive fresh fruit a...
Monday, May 25, 2020
Marlink Unveils Monitoring Tool for Increased IT Network Transparency »
TLINK enables shoreside teams or administrators to view the IT system status and availability, providing visibility on com...
Monday, May 25, 2020
Odfjell SE Sells Ownership Share of Terminal in Dalian, China »
Odfjell SE (Odfjell) has announced that Lindsay Goldberg (LG) is considering a sale of its 49% shareholding in Od...
Monday, May 25, 2020
Port Houston Achieves Security Management System ISO 28000 Recertification »
Port Houston recently obtained its ISO 28000 recertification for its Security Management System (SMS) for the fifth tim...
Monday, May 25, 2020
Shell Sells U.S. Appalachia Assets to National Fuel »
Royal Dutch Shell plc, through its affiliate SWEPI LP (Shell), has reached an agreement with publicly listed U.S. energ...
Monday, May 25, 2020
84 Years Strong: Port of Brownsville Observes Milestone Anniversary »
Crowds gather to kick off the celebration of the opening of the Port of Brownsville on May 16, 1936. When the two-day fest...
Monday, May 25, 2020
LyondellBasell’s PO/TBA Project Installs Major Pieces of Process Equipment »
Construction on LyondellBasell ’s world-scale propylene oxide (PO) and tertiary butyl alcohol (TBA) plant has achie...
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Freeport LNG Achieves Commercial Operations Start for Third Liquefaction Train »
  Freeport LNG  announced that it began commercial operations for its third liquefaction train on Fr...
Monday, May 18, 2020
Short Term Energy Outlook: May 2020 »
Forecast Highlights Global liquid fuels   Although all market outlooks are subject to many ris...
Friday, May 15, 2020
Fact Finding FMC Teams Identify Information Helpful to Mitigating COVID-19 Supply Chain Impacts »
Ocean carriers, marine terminal operators, and port authorities participating on Supply Chain Innovation Teams established...
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Cornyn Announces Texas Priorities in Senate Water Infrastructure Bill »
WASHINGTON— U.S. Senator John Cornyn announced that the following Texas priorities he advocated for have been included i...
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
IMO Issues COVID-19 Guidance for PPE, Ship and Shore-Based Personnel Interactions »
Shipping is vital to the world supply chain. During the COVID-19 pandemic, it is crucial that all personnel involved are p...
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Full Integration of MOL Nordic Tankers into MOL Chemical Tankers Group »
MOL Chemical Tankers Pte. Ltd.  (MOL) began providing services under one united brand, MOL Chemical Tankers, on May...
Friday, May 1, 2020
Texas Railroad Commission Considering Oil Production Limits on May 5 »
The Railroad Commission of Texas (RRC) is seeking public comments on a proposal that would cut the state's oil productio...
Thursday, April 30, 2020
BOW OPTIMA Enters Odfjell Fleet »
The Bow Optima is the fourth and final of Odfjell’s newbuilt 49,000 dwt stainless steel chemical tanker that was deliv...
Thursday, April 30, 2020
Enterprise Pipeline Opens Oil Route to Cushing Storage Hub »
Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (Enterprise) will offer the northbound capacity of its Seaway pipeline to oil produce...
Thursday, April 30, 2020
91st Annual Maritime Dinner to be Hosted November 6 »
The Port Bureau’s  91st Annual Maritime Dinne r has been rescheduled to November 6, 2020. We look forward to honori...
Thursday, April 30, 2020
Exxonmobil Field Testing New Comprehensive Methane Monitoring Technologies »
ExxonMobi l is conducting field trials of eight emerging methane detection technologies, including satellite and aerial...
Thursday, April 30, 2020
Kirby Corporation Closes Savage Inland Marine Barge Fleet Acquisition »
Kirby Corporation (Kirby) announced on April 2 it completed the acquisition of Savage Inland Marine’s (Savage) inland b...
Thursday, April 30, 2020
Carriage Ban of Non-Compliant Shipping Fuel Now in Effect »
Consistent implementation of the IMO 2020 regulation limiting sulphur in ships’ fuel oil has been enhanced with the entr...
Thursday, April 30, 2020
San Jacinto College Maritime Hosts Research Projects in the Port of Houston »
Full-mission bridge simulators at San Jacinto College Maritime Technology & Training Center. Photo courtesy of San Jac...
Thursday, April 30, 2020
BGE President and CEO Named Board Chair of ACEC Texas Facility »
BGE, Inc. , has announced its president and CEO Lee Lennard, PE, F.SAME, will serve as the 2020-2021 Board Chair for the...
Thursday, April 30, 2020
Cheryl Cruezot Appointed to Port Commission »
Cheryl D. Creuzot was appointed to the Port Commission in March, representing the City of Houston. Creuzot, a 36-year...
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Port of Antwerp Tests Smart Bracelet to Prevent Corona Infection on the Workfloor »
Port of Antwerp is teaming up with the tech company Rombit to prevent corona infection on the workfloor. Rombit has dev...
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Keppel Data Centres Partners with Toll Group, Royal Vopak to Explore Floating Data Center Park »
Keppel Data Centres Holding Pte Ltd (Keppel Data Centres) has signed separate MOUs with Toll Group and Royal Vopak to...
Friday, April 17, 2020
Container Activity Slowing at Port Houston; First-Quarter Volume Still Up »
Container activity at Port Houston , the largest container port on the United States Gulf Coast, began slowing in late Ma...
Wednesday, March 4, 2020
MOL and DSME Designing New Cold Energy Use Regasification System »
MOL and DSME Obtain AIP for Design of FSRU "Cryo-Powered Regas" System - Development of New Technology to Reduce En...
Tuesday, March 3, 2020
ExxonMobil Proposes Framework for Industry-Wide Methane Regulations »
IRVING, Texas – ExxonMobil today released a model framework  for industry-wide methane regulations and urged stake...
Monday, February 24, 2020
PortXchange Pronto Nominated for IAPH World Ports Sustainability Award »
Pronto, a shared digital platform for real time information exchange around port calls offered by PortXchange at the Port...
Friday, February 21, 2020
Lone Star Harbor Safety Committee Recognizes J.J. Plunkett for Leadership »
    J.J. Plunket, Houston Pilots; Capt. David Foret, the ACTion Group, Ch...
Friday, February 21, 2020
LyondellBasell’s PO/TBA Project Installs Major Pieces of Process Equipment »
Construction on LyondellBasell’s , world-scale propylene oxide (PO) and tertiary butyl alcohol (TBA) plant has achieved a...
Monday, February 17, 2020
Shell Backs Europe’s Biggest Battery in Support of Renewable Power »
Shell Energy Europe Limited (SEEL) has agreed to a multi-year power off take deal that enables the installation of Europe...
Thursday, February 13, 2020
Richardson Receives Authorization for Incineration of Non-Compliant Wood Dunnage »
R Warehousing & Port Services Inc., a Richardson Company , announced they received final approval by both USDA (APHI...
Thursday, February 13, 2020
Progress Continues toward Channel Widening and Deepening »
The Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority considered Houston Ship Channel matters at a special meeting Wednesda...

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