AAPA Seaports Advisory
April 26, 2016
Former AAPA President Erik Stromberg has been named executive director of Lamar University’s Center for Advances in Port Management.
Eco Seal Protective Coatings
CohuHD Costar LLC
Buoyed by hefty gains in January and February, first quarter container volumes at the Port of Long Beach rose 6.1 percent from a year ago, resulting in the port’s best quarter since 2007. Auto imports and container throughput posted gains during the first quarter of 2016 at the Northwest Seaport Alliance’s facilities in Seattle and Tacoma.
POSCO, a multinational steel producer headquartered in Pohang, South Korea, plans to build a wire rod processing center at the Port of Indiana-Jeffersonville, creating up to 60 high-wage jobs by 2018.
Paul Soares will be joining the Jacksonville Port Authority as senior director, facilities development on May 16. 
Port of Long Beach
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The Maryland Port Administration (MPA) on April 21 announced a new contract with Royal Caribbean International that will extend the cruise line’s year-round departures from the Port of Baltimore through June 2020. Carnival Magic is the latest Carnival ship to be homeported at Port Canaveral, joining Carnival Victory and Carnival Valor on year-round departures from the Space Coast.
A C$244,000 donation from the Prince Rupert Port Authority’s Community Investment Fund will help preserve traditional food production, increase nutritional education and develop new skills at a nearby First Nation community.
DHI Water & Environment
Transportation Technology Associates
For the sixth year in a row, the Port of Seattle presented its Green Gateway Partners Awards, which recognize the comprehensive environmental achievements of the port’s maritime operators. This year’s award winners are Carnival Cruise Line, Royal Caribbean International, Princess Cruises, Celebrity Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Line, and Holland America Line.
Employment Opportunities:
Deputy Director; Eureka, California; Humboldt Bay Harbor, Recreation and Conservation District
Senior Program Manager, Port Master Plan (Project); New York, New York; Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
Sr. Director Environment & Sustainability; Seattle, Washington; Port of Seattle
Controller (Assistant Director of Finance); Long Beach, California; Port of Long Beach
Director, Public Affairs; Tacoma or Seattle, Washington; The Northwest Seaport Alliance
Director of Operations; Washington; Port of Longview
SENIOR DESIGN ENGINEER; Corpus Christi, Texas; Port of Corpus Christi Authority
DESIGN ENGINEER; Corpus Christi, Texas; Port of Corpus Christi Authority
MANAGER OF FOREIGN-TRADE ZONE; Corpus Christi, Texas; Port of Corpus Christi Authority
Director, The Port of Buffalo; Buffalo, New York; Industrial Search Partners
Assistant Chief of Police; Deputy Chief of Police; San Pedro, California; The Port of Los Angeles
Environmental Project Manager I-Remediation; Tacoma, Washington; The Port of Tacoma 
Request for Expressions of Interest:
Notice to Industry of Upcoming Work
Posted Date:October 30, 2015
Deadline: Not Applicable