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Little Rock Port Authority Reports June Shipping

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.  (July 19, 2017) – June saw a return to strong activity at the Port of Little Rock.  Logistic Services Inc. (LSI), the Port’s stevedore, handled 42 barges with over 64,000 net tons of cargo during the month.  The main dock was busier as LSI worked 25 barges with over 37,000 net tons. …
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Ports of Indiana shipments up 19% in first six months of 2017

Coal increases and world’s largest liquid argon particle hunter highlight mid-year cargoes   INDIANAPOLIS (Aug. 1, 2017) – Shipments reached nearly 5.7 million tons and grew by 19 percent at the Ports of Indiana during the first six months of 2017 compared to the same time period last year. This was the second highest volume…
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Executives from Ports of Indiana and Metro Ports celebrate grand opening of bulk terminal

PORTAGE, Ind. (July 18, 2017) – Executives from the Ports of Indiana and Metro Ports, the country’s oldest stevedoring company, celebrated the grand opening today of the new bulk terminal facility at the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor.  Metro Ports is now managing the loading and unloading of shipments along the port’s East Harbor for port…
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The Port of Milwaukee’s New Branding

New Logo and Name Highlight Milwaukee’s Connection to the World Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett publicly shared Port Milwaukee’s new logo Friday morning with the presentation of signs outside the Port’s offices. The new name, logo, and tag line are intended to project a contemporary image that highlights the Port’s role in domestic and international transportation.…
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