Latest News for: Harbor seaport


Seattle Receives Giant Container Cranes Preparing for T5 Reopening

The Maritime Executive 19 Jun 2021
This week the Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA) which operates the Port of Seattle along with SSA Marine that operates Terminal 5 in the port took a key step forward with their long-term plan for port expansion. Four of the tallest cranes on the West Coast arrived in Seattle harbor as part of the Terminal 5 modernization project.

10 tropical hotels on Key West you'll want to book for a relaxing island escape

Business Insider 10 Jun 2021
The Marker Key West Harbor Resort. The Marker Waterfront Resort Key West Harbor ... Old Town/Historic Seaport ... You should expect both late-night and early-morning crowds given the Duval Street and seaport location ... Overlooking the Key West Harbor, The Marker debuted in 2014 making it one of the newer properties in town.

Human trafficking attempt foiled at Manila North Harbor; 303 IPs rescued

The Philadelphia Inquirer 06 Jun 2021
According to IACAT, the indigenous people, all Badjaos, were rescued on Friday morning at the Manila North Harbor Seaport, in Tondo, Manila ... .

On the waterfront

The Daily Journal - San Mateo 05 Jun 2021
He contrasted this with nearby Portland — where we were staying — which has not ... the one now underway to add a boutique hotel, restaurant and shops to Westpoint Harbor, at the end of Seaport Boulevard ... Along East Bayshore Road there was the Diving Pelican Café and the Waterfront Restaurant (formerly The Harbor House) at Pete’s Harbor ... .

Take it to the water with the Independence Seaport Museum

Metro USA 31 May 2021
Summerfest, Cherry Street Pier’s beer garden, Spruce Street Harbor Park and now the Independence Seaport Museum have opened up outdoor and some indoor activities, and this is the closest that things have been to “normal” down by Penn’s Landing in quite some time.

Ship larger than the Empire State Building sailing to New York Harbor, will be biggest ...

Finger Lakes Times 12 May 2021
... Harbor next week and become the biggest vessel to ever dock on the East Coast ... The Marco Polo’s arrival is made possible by Port Authority work to deepen the harbor around the New Jersey seaports in 2016 and by the raising of the Bayonne Bridge’s roadway in 2017.

Ship larger than the Empire State Building set to become the biggest ever to dock ...

Penn Live 12 May 2021
... New York Harbor next week and become the biggest vessel to ever dock on the East Coast ... The Marco Polo’s arrival is made possible by the Port Authority’s work to deepen the harbor around the New Jersey seaports in 2016 and by the raising of the Bayonne Bridge’s roadway in 2017.

FYI Miami: May 13, 2021

Miami Today 12 May 2021
Below are some of the FYIs in this week’s edition ... ART DECO AGENDA ... The pilot, set to start in 2023, will allow the cruise ships to plug into the local power grid, reducing air pollution from the harbor. The grant will make PortMiami “the first seaport in Florida and the southeastern US to provide [shore power],” Mayor Daniella Levine Cava said ... .

New commander takes charge of Army Corps' Savannah District

San Francisco Chronicle 08 May 2021
The Army CorpsSavannah District operates three hydroelectric dam and reservoir projects on the Savannah River and maintains the shipping channels to the seaports in Savannah and Brunswick.

Jacksonville and Puerto Rico port authorities sign pledge to work together

The Florida Times Union 27 Apr 2021
The formal signing of the memorandum of understanding does not ink any financial obligations between the port authorities, but it does say the two seaports will voice support for each other in the crucial quest for federal dollars that can pay for harbor deepening and other port-related improvements.

Commentary: Simpson dam proposal smart, strategic

Capital Press 26 Apr 2021
The Simpson Plan does everything the Ag and Rural Caucus asked for ... Fish advocates get the dams breached. Farmers are guaranteed grain transportation at the same cost as using barges ... Power supply is assured ... The Port of Lewiston walks away from its seaport investment. Ice Harbor irrigators look to the banks to finance reconfiguring their intakes ... ....

Does New York Still Want to Be the Capital of the World?

Wall Street Journal 02 Apr 2021
Most Americans are familiar with the great events and places that define our national past—Bunker Hill in Massachusetts, Independence Hall in Pennsylvania, Jamestown in Virginia ... Consider lower Manhattan’s South Street Seaport area. In the 19th century, it was the beating heart of the local economy and the center of the busiest harbor on earth ... .

In One Ear: Grand old girl

The Daily Astorian 25 Mar 2021
Did you know the Hawaiian Chieftain, one of the Grays Harbor Historical Seaport's tall ships, is up for sale for $150,000? ... and her bowsprit" are the problem, according to a recent Grays Harbor Historical Seaport update.

South Bay History: How and why the ‘Shoestring Strip’ came into existence

Daily Breeze 01 Mar 2021
As the 20th century approached, the growing City of the Angels began to address its need for a permanent seaport with greater urgency ... Wilmington was considered, but its sandy harbor needed more dredging than nearby San Pedro ... White, San Pedro officially was chosen as the site of the new harbor on March ... Free Harbor, Wilmington city hall, Western Ave.

Love bubble: Restaurant igloos takes on a romantic twist for Valentine’s Day weekend

Worcester Telegram 07 Feb 2021
a plastic bubble for your group). Valentine’s Day celebrations gain an added romantic twist when secluded inside one of these geodesic domes ... (For singles, grab some pals and toast independence.) ... Perfect for a double date! ... At Woods Hill Pier 4 in Boston’s Seaport District, dine under the stars in igloos overlooking Boston Harbor ... Dinner.