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4:33 am on Monday August 13, 2012

As Port of Port Royal sale lingers, public kept largely in the dark

Base image by Flickr user Chealion Only a sliver of information about the delays in the public sale are being shared. As the clock to close on the third deal for the sale of the Port of Port Royal nears 13 months, frustrations are growing over the...
11:26 am on Monday July 9, 2012

S.C. Ports Authority considering 'inland' port (Update: It is)

Image by Flickr user VaDOT Rail line connecting to the Norfolk International Terminals at the Port of Virginia. Update: The Ports Authority is indeed looking to set up a rail based inland port in Greenville area, specifically Greer. The Charleston...
12:40 pm on Tuesday November 16, 2010

Army Corps releases report on dredging Savannah River. What does it mean for Jasper port? (p.m. update)

Flickr user nostri-imago Afternoon update: The Associated Press has offered the first real coverage of the release of the Savannah Harbor dredging study. The AP basically leads with the Corps' assessment that the dredging will have negative...
4:12 am on Wednesday May 19, 2010

Port of Charleston handles more containers

Image by Flickr user Palmetto Max Reflecting a trend from earlier this year, the Port of Charleston handled more shipping containers last month than during same month last year. In April, the ports handling of containers rose 28.5% Both imports and...
6:29 am on Friday March 26, 2010

DHEC and S.C. Ports Authority extend clean air partnership

Image by Flickr user joanna8555The State Ports Authority and the Department of Health and Environmental Control have extended their agreement to reduce port-related air emissions for an additional three years. The partnership kicked off in 2007 and...
11:45 am on Thursday October 8, 2009

Union Pier looks ahead; seeks public input

At a public meeting this afternoon, The State Ports Authority gave a brief overview of the four-month planning process and emphasized the desire for public input concerning the Union Pier cruise terminal redevelopment project.