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FY17: Surge of private investments, record cargo volumes

FY17: Surge of private investments, record cargo volumes

GPA’s Lynch announces 1M square feet of new e-commerce warehouse space

During his annual State of the Port Address, Georgia Ports Authority Executive Director Griff Lynch announced record cargo volumes, infrastructure development and two new customers bringing a combined 1 million square feet of additional distribution center space to Savannah.
Wednesday, October 11, 2017/Number of views (1501)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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August trade heats up in Brunswick, Savannah

August trade heats up in Brunswick, Savannah

Autos up 15 percent, containers up 5 percent

Auto and container volumes at the U.S. Southeast’s busiest ports in Brunswick and Savannah experienced impressive growth in the month of August. Colonel’s Island Terminal in Brunswick moved 53,675 units of roll-on/roll off cargo, an increase of 7,109 or 15.3 percent more than August last year.

Monday, September 18, 2017/Number of views (1266)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Savannah serves largest vessel ever to call on East Coast

Savannah serves largest vessel ever to call on East Coast

GPA works CMA CGM Roosevelt with seven cranes

The CMA CGM Theodore Roosevelt, the largest container ship ever to serve the U.S. East Coast at 14,414 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs), called the Port of Savannah today. Working the vessel with seven cranes at the 1,200-acre Garden City Terminal, the Port of Savannah is expected to move 4,500 containers (approximately 8,000 TEUs) on and off the ship. The GPA will work six other vessels simultaneous to the Roosevelt.
Friday, September 01, 2017/Number of views (1948)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Donate Supplies for Hurricane Harvey Relief

Donate Supplies for Hurricane Harvey Relief

Georgia Ports Authority, community collecting supplies

Savannah, Ga. – Aug. 30, 2017 – The Georgia Ports Authority, maritime organizations and the greater Savannah community are collecting disaster relief supplies for the Port of Houston.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017/Number of views (2055)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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GPA up 10.8 percent in CY17

GPA up 10.8 percent in CY17

Savannah on record pace, moves more than 335,000 TEUs in July

The Georgia Ports Authority moved 2.33 million twenty-foot equivalent container units for the calendar year through July, up 10.8 percent, or an additional 230,000 TEUs.
Thursday, August 10, 2017/Number of views (1409)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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