AAPA Seaports Advisory
February 6, 2018
Port of Everett staff surprised CEO Les Reardanz with a send-off luncheon to wish him well on his upcoming 8-month deployment to Afghanistan.
Dates: May 16-18, 2018 
Location: Baltimore, Maryland 
If you work in the port/shipping/maritime/logistics industries and are involved in any environmental/green initiatives, projects or programs, you don’t want to miss it!

CEOs of six well-known American energy companies today signed a letter addressed to President Donald Trump in support of the Corpus Christi Ship Channel Improvement Project (CIP). Port of Virginia’s plan to make the Norfolk Harbor wider, deeper and safer was approved by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to take its next step forward.
The Montreal Port Authority released the main findings of its container terminal project’s environmental impact assessment. The Port of Seattle is restoring 4.5 acres of habitat along the shoreline of Terminal 5, while getting closer to its goal of removing 90 percent of creosote pilings from its properties.
Jeff Miles has been named Port Director for the Port of Indiana-Jeffersonville. The Port of San Diego has named Donna Morales as its new District Clerk. The Port of Stockton has announced the election of Sylvester Aguilar as its new Chairman and Stephen Griffen as Vice-Chairman. 
The Port of Virginia will debut the first phase of its PRO-PASS® Trucker Reservation System (TRS), an innovation that will provide multiple benefits to the motor carriers servicing the port, cargo owners, logistics companies and the port’s terminal operations team. AAPA Sustaining Member BRUKS has completed the start-up and commissioning of a total of four new Truck Receiving Systems for the two DRAX Pellet Plants in Gloster, MS and Bastrop, LA. 
The Hogan Administration announced that 2017 was a record year of business for the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore’s state-owned public marine terminals. Port Houston achieved record-breaking performances and milestones in 2017. Mexico’s General Coordination of Ports and Merchant Marine, the entity that administers the nation’s ports under the Secretariat of Communications and Transportation (SCT), released their preliminary annual report of cargo statistics for Mexican ports from January to December 2017. Cargo moving across the docks at the Port of Redwood City tonnage totaled a record first-half of the fiscal year.
Green Marine
Employment Opportunities:

Executive Counsel (Department of Legal Services), New Orleans, LA; Port of New Orleans

Director, Government Affairs, Jacksonville, Florida; The Jacksonville Port Authority 

Real Estate & Business Development Director, Olympia, Washington; Port of Olympia

Chief of Construction Engineer, Corpus Christi, Texas; Port of Corpus Christi Authority

Chief Wharfinger, Oakland, California; Port of Oakland

Manager of Project Management Services, Oakland, California; Port of Oakland

Port Business Operations:

Posted Date:February 1, 2018
Deadline: 3/5/2018

Posted Date: January 25, 2018
Deadline: 2/28/2018

Posted Date: January 24, 2018
Deadline: 2/16/2018
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