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Aug

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Mega-Ships Facing Mega- Problems

Mega-Ships Facing Mega- Problems

These days’ mega-vessels are facing mega-problems. New environmental regulations are going to drastically reduce allowable sulfur emissions on ships and it’s easy to understand why: Globally shipping counts for a whopping 3% of sulfur emissions and it’s been calculated that the largest 15 ships emits as much carbon as 3/4 of a billion cars. That’s a […]

01
Jul

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British Virgin Islands Welcomes CPE Certified Port Executive Program

British Virgin Islands Welcomes CPE Certified Port Executive Program

British Virgin Islands Welcomes CPE Certified Port Executive Program HALIFAX, Nova Scotia—Ralston MacDonnell announced today the CPE Certified Port Executive Program will be available to port and terminal managers and executives outside of North America for the first time. The training program will be held at the British Virgin Islands Ports Authority, February 22-26, 2016. […]

12
May

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Nineteen managers earn Certified Port Executive status

Nineteen managers earn Certified Port Executive status

Nineteen port industry professionals recently earned Certified Port Executive status, with the newest eight graduates finishing the program this week in Long Beach, Calif. Recent graduates include Port of Long Beach’s Linda Clifford, Dimitar Poryazov, Kenneth Uriu and Randy Parsons; Canaveral Port Authority’s Jason Palmer, George Arocha, Gary Raia, Carol Noble, David Frederick and Christy […]

27
Apr

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Port of New Orleans names new COO

Port of New Orleans names new COO The Port of New Orleans has named Brandy D. Christian as its new Chief Operating Officer, replacing the longtime COO Patrick Gallwey, who is scheduled to retire in March after 34 years. Here’s the full press release from the Port: Brandy D. Christian has been named the new […]

27
Apr

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Seaports Press Review

Seaports Press Review Port Managers Training for Competitiveness: Philadelphia Hosts Port Management Program Tuesday, June 5, 2012 PHILADELPHIA – In an industry as dynamic and competitive as the maritime seaport industry, how do you ensure you have the most effective workforce? Recruit, retrain, and retain. Ports around the world must recruit, retrain, and retain management […]