Industry Insights (blog)

Environment: Vancouver USA

The Port of Vancouver USA approved the purchase of environmental mitigation credits from the Wapato Valley Mitigation and Conservation Bank (Wapato Bank) in anticipation of several upcoming projects. The Port of Vancouver USA is the first port within the Wapato Bank service area to create an agreement like this to secure credits that will be released upon bank certification for future port development. ...

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Women Port Leaders Recognized

Despite the barriers they face, women in the field of logistics work hard to make a difference and are paving the way for a new generation of women to be inspired to join the field. AAPA applauds the leadership of Kristen Decas, CEO and director of the Port of Hueneme, and Elaine Forbes, executive director of the Port of San ...

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Community: Seattle, Tacoma

Browns Point Lighthouse Park. Courtesy of Points Northeast Historical Society The Port of Tacoma Commission has identified 10 local economic development projects to invest in. These projects will be funded by the port’s Local Economic Development Investment Fund, an annual program that supports non-profit organizations and local governments in Pierce County that promote international trade, tourism or infrastructure efforts. The Port of Seattle will rename six ...

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Join Our Upcoming Webinars: Aug. 12, 19, 28

LTE and 5G as the Wireless Foundation for Digitalization to Boost Productivity of Ports and TerminalsSponsored by Nokia of America CorporationsWednesday, August 12 | 2:00 p.m. EDTCommunications technologies, particularly wireless, play a key role in the digital transformation of terminal operations. Private wireless networks are key to unlocking new productivity gains. The strongest candidates for wireless communications of the future ...

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