Port of Oakland Fighting Environmentalists' Efforts to Halt Harbor Work
- A rescue plan for the muddied port? Aichele, Richard O. // Business News New Jersey;11/1/95, Vol. 8 Issue 20, p17
Reports that the $1.6 billion financing plan to solve the dredging problem at Port Newark in New Jersey has been met with cautious optimism by business and government officials. October 19, 1995 proposal of the `Environmental Cleanup and Containment Bond Act (ECCBA) of 1996'; Proposal for...
- PA harbors plans to up port traffic. Lentz, Philip // Crain's New York Business;7/16/2001-7/22/2001, Vol. 17 Issue 29, p3
Reports on the bistate plan of the port authorities of New York and New Jersey to accelerate the dredging of the New York Harbor to a depth of 50 feet to accommodate larger ships. Estimated savings in speeding up the dredging operations; Positive economic impact of the dredging project;...
- Deepening appreciation. Groseclose Jr., Bernard S. // South Carolina Business Journal;Apr99, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p1
Presents an update on a project to deepen the shipping channels of the Charleston, South Carolina, harbor. Cost of the project; Significance of the initiative to the state's future position in international trade; Company assigned to perform the dredging; Plan to eventually develop a port...
- It's New York -- Think Deep. Visser, Bert // DPC: Dredging & Port Construction;Jun2003, p18
Reports on a dredging project designed to deepen the harbor and access channels of the Port of New York and New Jersey. Phases of the project; Plans of the port to accommodate so-called jumbo box containers.
- P.R. urged to hurry on S.J. Harbor dredging. Johnston, Robert D. // Caribbean Business;3/14/1996, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p21
Presents information on the dredging of the San Juan Harbor, Puerto Rico. Cost of the project; Where money is to come from; Implications of project for Puerto Rico.
- The dredging deadlock now threatens jobs. Aichele, Richard O. // Northern New Jersey Business;9/6/95, Vol. 3 Issue 18, p1
Reports on the effect of the deadlock on the dredging of the silt buildup in Port Newark-Elizabeth, New Jersey on Northern New Jersey's economy. Ships' bypassing of the port in favor of other east coast ports; Delay in dredging due to political battles involving environmentalists, government...
- Corps to study dredging. Quigley, Leo // Traffic World;06/22/98, Vol. 254 Issue 12, p37
Focuses on the plans of the Port of Portland and other small ports along the Columbia and Willamette Rivers to dredge the navigation channels. Reason for the project implementation; Feasibility of the dredging plan; Sponsors of the dredging project.
- Felixstowe channel deepening set to proceed. // DPC: Dredging & Port Construction;May98, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p6
Reports that dredging work to deepen the approach channel for the Port of Flexistowe in the United Kingdom is scheduled to start in June 1998. Reason for the deepening of the channel; Cost of the project; Prediction of opposition from environmental interests; Department which the approval for...
- Irish ports rethink. // DPC: Dredging & Port Construction;Oct99, Vol. 26 Issue 10, p4
Provides information on the recommendations from a report carried out by KPMG Consulting regarding the reorganization of Ireland's regional ports. Investment in ports; Funding for the port dredging programs; Administrative changes in port development plans.
- World Ports Welcome Far East Phoenix. // DPC: Dredging & Port Construction;Oct99, Vol. 26 Issue 10, p20
Discusses the status of international port development and dredging activities in 1999. Port development recovery in Asian countries; Effects of the currency devaluation on port activities in South America; Information on several port development projects around the world; Environmental issues...