Maritime

White House releases action plan for ports

The Biden-Harris administration recently released its Port Action Plan to accelerate investment in U.S. ports, waterways, and freight networks. Recommendations…

2 weeks ago

Port of Seattle announces decarbonization acceleration

On Oct. 26, the Port of Seattle Commission voted to accelerate its emission reduction efforts, setting the new goal of…

3 weeks ago

Rep. Payne praises NY/NJ Port Authority for limiting cargo unloading delays

U.S. Rep. Donald Payne, Jr. (D-NJ) praised the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Tuesday for working to…

1 month ago

Senators call for Congress to bolster ports infrastructure in Build Back Better bill

U.S. Sens. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), Gary Peters (D-MI) and Maria Cantwell (D-WA) joined a group of their colleagues to urge…

2 months ago

Port of New Orleans container vessel operations resume after Hurricane Ida

The Port of New Orleans announced Tuesday that its container vessel operations had resumed, just nine days after Hurricane Ida…

3 months ago

NOAA Breaks Ground on Ketchikan, Alaska port facility

Federal, state and local officials joined the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Tuesday for the Ketchikan Port Facility groundbreaking…

3 months ago

Washington legislators tout inclusion of water infrastructure investments in federal funding bill

U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA) and U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer (D-WA) joined King County, Wash. County Executive Dow Constantine Wednesday…

3 months ago

FEMA awards Maryland Port Administration $1.6M grant for security efforts

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recently awarded the Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Port Administration (MDOT MPA) a $1.6…

3 months ago

FTA announces $38M in funding through Passenger Ferry Grant program

The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) recently announced it will offer up to $38 million in competitive grant funds through its…

4 months ago

Port Newark receives $44M federal grant

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey announced Monday that the U.S. Department of Transportation recently approved a…

4 months ago

Zero-emissions truck project launches at Port of Oakland

The Port of Oakland and its logistics partners announced Monday that they have launched a battery electric truck demonstration project…

4 months ago

Buttigieg hosts virtual roundtable on port congestion, supply chain disruption

In a virtual roundtable on Thursday, U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) Secretary Pete Buttigieg met with leaders throughout the Biden…

4 months ago

Officials tour Maine town to view transportation projects

U.S. Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME), Maine Department of Transportation (Maine DOT) Commissioner Bruce A. Van Note, Maine DOT officials, and…

4 months ago

Pennsylvania receives $70M in federal infrastructure grants

The U.S. Department of Transportation recently awarded $70 million in Infrastructure for Rebuilding America grants to two Pennsylvania projects. The…

5 months ago

USDOT awards more than $905M to 24 infrastructure projects

The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) recently awarded $905.25 million in Infrastructure for Rebuilding America grants to 24 projects in…

5 months ago

Virginia’s Commonwealth Transportation Board approves state department budgets

Virginia’s Commonwealth Transportation Board (CTB), a 17-member board charged with approving funding allocations for the state’s transportation system, recently approved…

5 months ago

President Biden announces support for bipartisan infrastructure deal

President Joe Biden announced he and a group of more than 20 Congressmembers had reached a deal on a new…

5 months ago

MARAD report: Nation’s shipyards support $42.4B in GDP

A new report from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) has found that America’s private shipyards support $42.4…

5 months ago

Private capital investment key to paying for U.S. infrastructure, experts say

Getting the next infrastructure investment plan passed and paid for will not only mean bringing together both parties to work…

6 months ago

Maritime Administration announces Notice of Funding Opportunity

On Friday, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) announced it would make more than $10.8 million available in…

6 months ago

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