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Georgia Ports Authority approves rail, gate expansion of Garden City Terminal The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) has approved rail and gate expansion work that is expected to boost capacity at the Garden City Terminal.

fairfax-shows-interest-in-joining-partnership-to-purchase-hbr
A Toronto-based holding company has expressed interest in a partnership that could purchase the beleaguered Hudson Bay Rail line, the Port of Churchill and other associated assets. Natural Resources Canada says Fairfax Financial Holdings Inc. is...
canada-moves-forward-with-legal-action-against-omnitrax
What began with a 200-year flood event may now be brought to a close through legal action. The government of Canada is following through with an ultimatum it issued to OmniTRAX Inc. in October: Repair...
georgia-ports-authority-approves-rail-gate-expansion-of-garden-city-terminal
The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) has approved rail and gate expansion work that is expected to boost capacity at the Garden City Terminal.   The Garden City Terminal is the largest container terminal in North America, GPA...
port-of-oakland-progresses-planned-logistics-facility-at-former-army-base
The Port of Oakland is progressing a plan 15 years in the making to expand onto a former Army base. Port Commissioners gave initial approval last week to a deal with CenterPoint Properties for a logistics...
panynj-proposed-2018-capital-budget-includes-funds-for-gateway-program-rail-to-air-connections
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) has proposed a $3.2 billion operating budget and a $3.4 billion capital budget for 2018. PANYNJ says the proposed operating budget represents an increase of $61...

massdot-releases-freight-plan-applies-for-federal-grant-to-upgrade-necr
A draft Massachusetts Freight Plan has been released in a bid to engage stakeholders within the commonwealth on how cargo moves through the region and how to plan for future needs.   The draft plan, developed by...
eda-grant-to-improve-rail-access-to-iowa-industrial-park
The city of Davenport, Iowa, has received a federal grant to improve rail access to an industrial park and manufacturing facility. The $2.2-million grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce's Economic Development Administration (EDA) will go...
howard-street-tunnel-expansion-plans-implode
Plans to expand the Howard Street Tunnel in Baltimore came to a halt as CSX has decided not to pursue the project.   Height restrictions within the 121-year-old tunnel prevent the shipment of double-stacked intermodal containers by...
congressional-committees-finalize-2017-small-fastlane-grants
All projects recommended by the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) for grants as part of the Fostering Advancements in Shipping and Transportation for the Long-term Achievement of National Efficiencies (FASTLANE) program have been approved by...
port-of-south-louisiana-commits-to-rail-project
Dow St. Charles will be able to utilize rail as a shipping method thanks to a $9.5-million commitment from the Port of South Louisiana to build a rail link. Dow's St. Charles Operations sits east of...

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