Port of Kennewick asked to shave millions, prioritize projects – For the first time, commissioners asked to do two-year budget.
Port of Grandview commissioners approve purchase of steel building – During a special meeting on Tuesday, Port of Grandview commissioners completed the purchase of what will be an incubator for small businesses.
Foes see partiality in oil terminal review process – State’s choice to help evaluate Tesoro-Savage documents has worked for Tesoro.
Port of Camas-Washougal proposes park on waterfront – The Port of Camas-Washougal has filed a request with the city of Washougal seeking preliminary site plan approval to build a 5.73 acre waterfront park along the Columbia River.
In historic decision, Ports of Seattle and Tacoma join forces – The Ports of Tacoma and Seattle announced Tuesday they would join forces to create a Seaport Alliance that will manage their cargo terminals.
Seattle, Tacoma ports forge alliance to protect market share – The ports of Seattle and Tacoma are taking a bold step to improve the competitiveness of the Pacific Northwest gateway by unifying the planning, marketing and management of their marine cargo terminals and related functions under a single body.
New Harper Pier is born – Not much was keeping the old Harper Pier together by the time port officials roped it off in 2012.
Economic impact of Seattle and Tacoma ports quantified in study – Maritime cargo activity at the ports of Seattle and Tacoma supported 48,100 direct, indirect and induced jobs and $4.1 billion in income and re-spending in the region, according to a study released Tuesday by Martin Associates.
Study: Freight rail worth a decade of Washington’s economic growth – Washington residents can thank freight rail for insulating the state during the recent recession.
BNSF to invest $235M in Washington railroad system as debate over coal trains smolders – BNSF Railroad will invest $235 million in its system in Washington state this year, nearly double the amount invested in 2013.
US House bill would fund freight projects via cargo fee – Rep. Alan Lowenthal, D-Ca., thinks shippers are so frustrated with freight bottlenecks on the U.S. highway network that they’re willing to fork over more money for national infrastructure.