TITLE

Box Port Blowup

AUTHOR(S)
Watson, Will
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
DPC: Dredging & Port Construction;Jul2005, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the controversy surrounding the construction of a deepwater container facility in Jasper County, Georgia. A fight has broken out in Jasper County where governments and terminal operators are battling for the right to build a new container facility. Four years ago, Jasper County hired SSA Marine Inc. (SSA) as its port construction consultant and designated SSA's local subsidiary South Atlantic International Terminal to develop the port. Whether Jasper can secure the site will depend on South Carolina Ports Authority's decision. INSET: Port Players.
ACCESSION #
17666167

 

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