Trends in the Region: Charleston Port's Big Expansion Plans Cause a Ruckus
- Uncommon South Carolina port-revenue bonds ready for sale next week. Molis, Jim // Bond Buyer;06/11/98, Vol. 324 Issue 30412, p32
Focuses on the South Carolina State Ports Authority's (SCSPA) sale of $125 million of bonds backed solely by port revenues. Increase in volume at the Port of Charleston; Insurance of the bonds by Financial Security Assurance; Bond ratings; Plan by the SCSPA to build a terminal in Charleston.
- A vision for the future and dream realized. Woodward, Sandra K. // South Carolina Business;1998, Vol. 18, p94
Focuses on the success of South Carolina's commercial seaport system. How commercial seaport system in the state began; Major advance that made volume of trade possible; Developments began by the Ports Authority's role in the development of ports.
- Charleston fiscal year container volume highest in five years. // American Journal of Transportation;5/6/2013, Issue 555, p22
The article cites South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) results which show that the Port of Charleston is having its strongest fiscal year for container volume in five years, with 1,160,999 20-foot equivalent units (TEU) handled at SCPA's two container terminals in Charleston through March 2013.
- "New Tango" Service brings additional Post-Panamax vessels to Charleston. // American Journal of Transportation;11/3/2014, Issue 591, p16
The article reports that the South Carolina (SC) Ports Authority has received the first ship call of a new East Coast South America service called the New Tango in November 2014.
- Charleston Harbor Deepening Project earns key federal funding. // American Journal of Transportation;7/13/2015, Issue 606, p10
The article reports that the South Carolina (SC) Ports Authority will provide 1.303 billion U.S. dollars in federal funding for the Post-45 Harbor Deepening project and allow the Preconstruction Engineering and Design (PED) Phase of the 52-foot deepening effort to start. Topics covered include...
- Give Us The Cash! // DPC: Dredging & Port Construction;Jan2010, p5
The article reports on the fundings needed for the construction of Port of Georgetown in South Carolina. According to Joe Bryant, vice-president of terminal development in South Carolina Ports Authority, the project has not received proper funding for dredging since 2004. In result, the access...
- HEADING EAST. Brooks, Chris // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);6/1/2015, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p4
The article focuses on the agenda of South Carolina Ports Authority chief executive officer Jim Newsome to make the port be one of the most competitive ports in the eastern U.S. Topics discussed include the extent to which East and Gulf Coast ports have benefited from the West Coast strife, the...
- MSC Extends Deal With Charleston. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);5/11/2009, Vol. 10 Issue 19, p6
This article reports on the extension of the deal between Mediterranean Shipping Co. (MSC) and the South Carolina State Ports Authority. Under the deal, MSC will serve the Port of Charleston, South Carolina until 2017. MSC is making more than 200 vessel calls a year at the port, which includes...
- South Carolina State Ports Authority. Groseclose Jr., Bernard S. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);1/7/2008 Supplement, Vol. 9, p199
This article presents the opinion of South Carolina State Ports Authority president and chief executive Bernard S. Groseclose Jr. on the challenges that he expects the global logistics sector will face in 2008. He believes that the current economic situation will present real challenges in U.S....