AAPA Seaports Advisory
May 1, 2018
The Port of Los Angeles was the recipient of two Project Achievement Awards by the Southern California Chapter of the Construction Management Association of America (CMAA) for recently completed port construction projects. The Port of New Orleans and Kansas City Southern (KCS) have announced a new weekly service between New Orleans and Wylie, Texas, relaunching intermodal service to this lane for the first time since 2005. The Port of Oakland Commissioners approved exclusive negotiations with the Oakland A’s in the team’s search for a new ballpark. The Port of Trois-Rivières has completed construction of Dock 9, finalizing the new Breakbulk Terminal.
The 16th World Conference Cities and Ports will be a unique opportunity to meet in North America the most influential figures from port cities around the globe, with some 450 delegates from more than 50 different countries expected in Quebec. Dialogue between port and city is essential for promoting economic development in the surrounding territory. Involving citizens in decision-making has become indispensable. These subjects will be at the heart of the discussions at the conference. 
Fitch Ratings affirmed the 'A' rating on approximately $64.3 million of Canaveral Port Authority (CPA) port revenue bonds. Texas Governor Greg Abbott showed his support for funding Texas seaports, including the Port of Corpus Christi, in a recent letter to Lt. Gen. Todd T. Semonite, Commanding General and Chief of Engineers for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE).
Green Marine
Chief Operating Officer, Corpus Christi, Texas; Port of Corpus Christi 

Executive Vice President, Mobile, Alabama; Alabama State Port Authority 

Transportation Planner - Goods Movement, San Diego, California; San Diego Association of Governments

EH&S Specialist III, San Francisco, California; University of California San Francisco

Executive Director, Duluth, Minnesota; Duluth seaway Port Authority 

Manager, Intermodal Rail Development, New York, New York; The Port Authority of NY & NJ 
Klein Marine Systems, Inc.