The University of Minnesota’s Center for Transportation Studies (CTS) has presented its 2017 William K. Smith Distinguished Service Award to Vanta Coda, executive director of the Duluth Seaway Port Authority
, for his leadership in freight transportation and logistics and contributions to leadership, mentorship and education of future leaders in private sector freight transportation. The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners on February 13 named Port of Long Beach
senior executive Sean Gamette as the managing director of engineering services. The board of commissioners of the Port of Vancouver USA
on February 14 confirmed the appointment Julianna Marler as CEO/executive director. She is the port’s first female chief executive.
Carnival Cruise Line is adding Havana to Carnival Paradise’s Port Tampa Bay
-based sailings beginning this summer. The four- and five-day itineraries will include overnight visits to Cuba’s capital city.