Pacific Maritime Magazine Online for January 9, 2018


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No Coal for You
By Chris Philips,
Managing Editor

On page 19 of this issue we note the rejection of two shoreline permits by a Washington State hearing examiner for the construction of a $680 million coal terminal.

Cowlitz County hearing examiner, Mark Scheibmeir, said he rejected the permits because Millennium could not show that it would adequately compensate for significant adverse impacts identified in the state’s environmental impact statement.

Among the usual suspects of vehicle traffic, vessel…

Tuesday, January 9, 2018


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Story1New Barge for Matson

By Karen Robes Meeks

In an effort to bolster services, one of Matson Navigation Company, Inc.’s three barges serving Hawaii’s neighbor island ports will be replaced with…(Read full article)

Story2New Port of Portland Commission President

By Karen Robes Meeks

Alice Cuprill-Comas has been appointed Port of Portland Commission President by Oregon Governor Kate Brown, effective December 27. Cuprill-Comas, who is…(Read full article)

Story3Green Award for Port of San Diego
By Karen Robes Meeks

The San Diego Regional Clean Cities Coalition recently presented the Port of San Diego with a Green Fleet Leadership Award for the port’s work in its search for alternative… (Read full article)

Story4Penalties for Non-Emergency Flare Use
By Karen Robes Meeks

Following a barrage of flares lit near Cannon Beach, Oregon, early New Year’s Day, the Coast Guard there is warning the public that such lighting in a non-emergency situation is illegal and… (Read full article)

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