Staying the Course, Looking Ahead: William Dietrich Assumes Interim Director Role at the Port of Brownsville

BROWNSVILLE, Texas – January 9, 2024 – Closing out the year on significant milestones, the Port of Brownsville begins 2024 with Port Chief of Police William Dietrich succeeding former Port Director and CEO Eduardo A. Campirano as Interim Port Director. The Brownsville Navigation District Board of Commissioners began a national search for a new port…
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Poirrier and Fuller celebrate 25 years at Associated Terminals

Founded in 1990 by David Fennelly, Associated Terminals is acknowledged today as the leading stevedoring and terminal operator on the lower Mississippi River and beyond. This year the Port of South Louisiana is celebrating two men who have fostered that growth for more than two decades: Gary Poirrier and Todd Fuller. “Over the course of…
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Errin Howard Joins IRPT as Career Development Program Director

I am excited to announce my new position as a consultant for Inland Rivers, Ports & Terminals (IRPT) as the Career Development Program Director! In this role I will be working to expand IRPT’s career opportunities initiative into a career development program. IRPT’s Career Development Program, We Work the Waterways (WWW) focuses on four things:…
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Judge Stephen V. Callaway Sworn in as newest Caddo-Bossier Commissioner

SHREVEPORT/BOSSIER CITY, La. – Retired Judge Stephen V. Callaway was sworn-in as the newest member of the Caddo-Bossier Parishes Port Commission. Judge Callaway (Ret.) officially took his new seat at the Port Commission’s meeting on November 13. Callaway was selected by the Caddo Parish Commission to serve on the Port Commission to fulfill the rest…
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HCPHC: Hires Business Development Specialist

KILN, MISS: Hancock County Port and Harbor Commission (HCPHC) is excited to announce Taylor Lee Ladner, as the newest addition to our team, as a Business Development Specialist. Ladner will assist the economic development team with marketing HCPHC and the county, workforce development, business recruitment and retention, site development and research. The business development specialist…
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Stephen Sichmeller Joins Horner & Shifrin as Assistant Regional Manager – Transportation

Stephen Sichmeller, PE has joined Horner & Shifrin as Assistant Regional Manager responsible for leading Transportation efforts in Arkansas.  Stephen has more than 12 years of experience in transportation engineering design, with an emphasis on roadway infrastructure.  He has spent the last 12 years at Arkansas Department of Transportation (ArDOT), most recently as Assistant Division…
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