New Orleans secures federal grant

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The Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) is to receive US$73.77M from the federal government to support the development of its Louisiana Internat...

New Louisiana terminal faces lawsuit

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The District Attorney has filed a lawsuit claiming the Port of New Orleans does not have jurisdiction to build a new container terminal in S...

NOLA prepares for new terminal

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The Port of New Orleans has approved over $8M in design and engineering contracts for its new Louisiana International Terminal....

Ports America & TiL sign up for LIT

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Louisiana announces a Public Private Partnership including Ports America and TiL will build the new Louisiana International Terminal, just t...

MARAD funds Marine highways

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The US Maritime Administration (MARAD) has announced $4.8M in grants to six Marine Highway projects throughout the US....

Chiquita returning to New Orleans

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Fruit shipper Chiquita Brands will shift its shipping operations from the Port of Gulfport in Mississippi to the Port of New Orleans in Loui...

Trying on the new Panama hat

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Latest thinking is that the Panama Canal expansion will not have the dramatic effect on the US port market that some were expecting....

Crane price gap opens up

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The gap between crane prices in mainland China and in the US market appears to be getting wider....

New Orleans orders Doosan cranes

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The Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans has awarded a US$26.5M contract for two new container/multi-purpose gantry cranes for ...