Savannah River deepening could begin in weeks

...impacted by the river deepening. Southwell said cargo shipped by ocean is rarely a candidate for air freight because of weight and cost, but the airport is seeking to increase its freight business just as the Georgia Ports Authority has.

City's marina operator still hasn't vacated premises

...the premises after the Augusta Port Authority filed a notice of intent to evict...were not returned Thursday.Port Authority Chairman Frank Carl said Thursday...overlooked, she said."The Port Authority is running better than it ever...

Ebola checks at Savannah port

...and we're continuing to look at the measures in place so we can mitigate any risk to the public."The Georgia Ports Authority works with the Coast Guard as well as U.S. Customs, Immigration and Border Protection, said GPA Executive Director...

Plan would deepen Charleston harbor at cost of $500 million

...and CEO of the South Carolina Ports Authority shortly after the Corps released...and the South Carolina State Ports Authority. The federal share is an estimated...R-Bonneau and chairman of the State Ports Authority Oversight and Review Committee...

Georgia, South Carolina accept greater burden for port improvements

...navigation policy director for the American Association of Port Authorities. "They're doing what was essentially a federal...day," said Jim Newsome, CEO of the South Carolina Ports Authority.South Carolina has already set aside $300 million...

Final deal to start dredging Savannah harbor close

...shipping channel to the Port of Savannah, the Georgia Ports Authority's top executive said Monday, meaning construction...officials have pursued for 15 years.Curtis Foltz, the port authority's executive director, told the agency's board...

Photograph shows Petersburg boat in 1913

...spaces forever. RIVER HERBICIDE ADVISORY: The Augusta Port Authority has arranged to lower the Savannah River's pool...used for irrigation during that period either, the Port Authority advisory said.As a precaution, the Augusta Utilities...

City notifies marina operator of eviction proceedings

...pages of objections to Augusta Port Authority members and The Augusta Chronicle...numerous alleged violations by the Port Authority, which voted to join marina co-owners...July.The documents allege the port authority includes two members, Paul Muckenfuss...

Deal says Georgia, Army Corps should finish agreement to deepen Savannah harbor this month

...of more than 3 million cargo containers of imports and exports.Curtis Foltz, executive director of the Georgia Ports Authority, said he agrees it's still possible that construction on the Savannah harbor expansion could start before New Year's...

River lowered, activities curbed

Water activities have been suspended on the Savannah River as the Augusta Port Authority lower the pool level today to apply an annual herbicide treatment to control hydrilla and other invasive weeds.The treatment...