AAPA Seaports Advisory
September 4, 2019
Become a partner with us at the AAPA 2019 Annual Convention Expo Hall to connect with port industry leaders, strengthen your brand image, increase your visibility, and show your company’s strong commitment to the port industry.

Please consider joining our exhibit hall partners and sponsor any of the activities in the exhibit hall. AAPA’s 108th Annual Convention and Expo, hosted by The Port of Virginia, is AAPA’s largest membership meeting of the year.
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Center for Advances in Port Management, Lamar University
Over 400 port executives and international experts will come together in Miami to share an intense academic and business agenda at the 2019 Latin American Congress of Ports. The traditional meeting, which is held every year in different parts of Latin America, will be held in Miami this year, November 19-21.
Port Everglades is waiving its tariff charges for ocean shipping lines transporting humanitarian relief supplies to the Bahamas in the wake of Hurricane Dorian.
The Port of New York and New Jersey reported a new record, handling the highest monthly cargo volume in the port’s history in July, breaking the previous best monthly total set in October 2018.
The Board of the Halifax Port Authority has chosen its new president and CEO. Captain Allan Gray will be concluding his tenure as Harbour Master and General Manager – Operations of Fremantle Ports in Perth, Australia, and joining the Halifax Port Authority as president and CEO in late November.
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The Port of Long Beach has been awarded a $4,777,500 port security grant by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency to enhance safeguards at the nation’s second-busiest seaport.
The Port of Vancouver USA and Vesta Hospitality, a fully integrated hotel development and hospitality management company, celebrated the groundbreaking of a new AC Hotel by Marriott at the port’s fast-growing waterfront area, Terminal 1.
Hug Engineering has 35+ years of experience in the design, development and application of exhaust gas treatment systems for reciprocating engines. It provides efficient solutions, state-of-the-art particulate filter and SCR technology, and customized systems in the field of exhaust gas purification. Whether you are interested in its spot particulate filter solution or a complete system with combined SCR and DPF, addressing the new IMO Tier III ECA zones requirements, Hug Engineering has the right solution for you.
Michelin, the leading tire company, is dedicated to sustainably improving the mobility of goods and people by manufacturing and marketing tires and services for every type of vehicle, including airplanes, automobiles, bicycles/motorcycles, earthmovers, farm equipment and trucks. It also offers digital mobility support services and publishes travel guides, hotel and restaurant guides, maps and road atlases. Headquartered in Clermont-Ferrand, France, Michelin is present in more than 170 countries, has 111,200 employees and operates 67 production plants in 17 different countries. Michelin has a Technology Center in charge of research and development, with operations in Europe, North America and Asia.
The Port of South Louisiana and Nicholls State University announced a partnership to aid the study of coastal restoration. This is the fourth year in a row the port has worked with Nicholls to support restoration efforts.
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Port Director, North Kingstown, Rhode Island; Port of Davisville

Maritime Attorney, Seattle, Washington; Confidential Employer

Port Director, Boston, Massachusetts; Massachusetts Port Authority

Manager - Programs & Operations, Redwood City, California; Port of Redwood City

Port Engineer, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada; Port Saint John

Vice President, Operations, Norfolk, Virginia; The Port of Virginia

Port/Marine Engineer, Riviera Beach, Florida; Port of Palm Beach

Docks Professional Facilities Engineer - Civil Option, Mobile, Alabama; Alabama State Port Authority

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