SAFE Boats staying in Bremerton – SAFE Boats International is staying put. The manufacturer of defense and law enforcement boats will finalize new leases for its Port of Bremerton properties this month.
Jorgensen to retire from port commission – Longtime Blaine resident Jim Jorgensen has announced he won’t run again for the Port of Bellingham commission after his term ends.
$3.8 million port upgrade will allow it to handle heavier cargo – The improvements will allow the terminal to support the port’s behemoth mobile harbor crane and to handle heavier cargo that can be directly rolled on or off a waiting freighter.
Foss Maritime’s Terminal 5 proposal moves forward despite criticism – A move to require a Port of Seattle commission vote before deciding on a use for the empty Terminal 5 was not successful.
Ships back up at US West Coast ports after night vessel work ends – Although the ports have had vessel backups since last fall, the numbers are now accelerating.
Help is on the way for drivers frustrated by backups near Port – Seattle will use traffic police and vacant land to try to relieve congestion when truckers converge on Harbor Island again Friday morning.