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APM Terminals to manage proposed $1.5 billion Plaquemines container terminal

APM Terminals said Nov. 17 that it has signed a preliminary agreement with Plaquemines Port Harbor and Terminal Authority to manage a proposed $1.5...

Louisiana guaranteed more than $7 billion from infrastructure bill

Louisiana is guaranteed more than $7 billion from the bipartisan $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill that won final passage during a weekend vote in the...

A new way to Chicago: Logjammed suppliers eye Louisiana as a potential multimodal hub...

There is opportunity in the current supply chain mayhem, but local transportation leaders say they’re working against the shot clock.  Until recently, Asian markets have...

Nick of time: An emerging multimodal port in Mossville could help smooth kinks in...

The developers of the new Mossville Rail Port are benefitting from some rather fortuitous timing. Both phases of their multimodal facility will soon be operational,...

Port Fourchon rebuilds, but disappearing wetlands threaten its future

More than a month after Hurricane Ida hit the sprawling harbor of Port Fourchon, the destruction remains widespread even as a recovery effort continues...

A shortage of everything: A ‘perfect storm’ exposes the fragility of Louisiana’s industrial supply...

It came as a surprise to many that Louisiana’s industrial supply chain was so vulnerable. A series of unfortunate and unthinkable events in 2020...

James Construction lands Phase 2 contract for vital LA 1 corridor

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development recently awarded the contract for phase two of the LA 1 corridor project to James Construction Group,...

Cassidy weighs in on Port NOLA container port plans

U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy weighed in on the Port of New Orleans' expansion plans on Oct. 7, voicing concern for issues raised by St....

Sustainable ‘shore power’ to service tugboats in Lake Charles

The Port of Lake Charles has entered into an agreement with Crowley and Entergy Louisiana to provide "shore power" to Crowley tugboats while they...

Coast Guard still removing vessels sunk by Hurricane Ida

The U.S. Coast Guard is still working to remove obstructions in Bayou Lafourche and the Houma Navigation Canal left by Hurricane Ida, reports Houma...

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