Port of Oakland Press Release: Moody’s upgrades Port of Oakland bond ratings

P R E S S    R E L E A S E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    Moody’s upgrades Port of Oakland bond ratings Says outlook is stable Oakland, Calif. – June 14, 2017: Moody’s Investors Service has upgraded Port of Oakland bond ratings and assigned ratings on an upcoming series of refunding revenue bonds.  The […]

Press Release: Port of Oakland import volume reaches highest level since 2015

P R E S S    R E L E A S E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Port of Oakland import volume reaches highest level since 2015 Positive sign ahead of peak shipping season Oakland, Calif. – June 8, 2017: The Port of Oakland said today that containerized import volume reached a two-year high in May. The […]

Press Release: Port of Oakland President receives LGBT leadership award

P R E S S    R E L E A S E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Port of Oakland President receives LGBT leadership award Michael Colbruno honored as an “OUTstanding voice” in Bay Area Business Oakland, Calif. – June 5, 2017: Oakland Board of Port Commissioners President Michael Colbruno has received the “OUTstanding Voices” award from […]

President Proposed $1.1 Billion Fiscal Year 2018 Budget for Bureau of Reclamation

Media Contact: Dan DuBray, ddubray@usbr.gov, (202) 513-0574 For Immediate Release:  May 23, 2017 President Proposed $1.1 Billion Fiscal Year 2018 Budget for Bureau of Reclamation Budget sustains Reclamation’s efforts to deliver water and generate hydropower in cost-efficient and environmentally responsible manner WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump proposed a $1.097 billion Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18) budget for the Department […]

Press Release: Port of Oakland vessel calls to Southeast Asia up 50 percent

P R E S S    R E L E A S E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Port of Oakland vessel calls to Southeast Asia up 50 percent U.S. Ambassadors learn about growing ties to Cambodia and Indonesia Oakland, Calif. – May 23, 2017: Direct vessel calls from here to Southeast Asia are up 50 percent this […]

Press Release: Port of Oakland hails mariners and industry contributions on National Maritime Day

P R E S S    R E L E A S E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    Port of Oakland hails mariners and industry contributions on National Maritime Day Oakland maritime activities support thousands of regional jobs Oakland, Calif. – May 22, 2017: The Port of Oakland hailed today the men and women who have served as […]

Top Transportation Committee Members Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Clean Water, Create American Jobs

TOP TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE MEMBERS INTRODUCE BIPARTISAN BILL TO PROTECT CLEAN WATER, CREATE AMERICAN JOBS May 18, 2017 Press Release For Immediate Release: May 18, 2017 Contact: Jen Gilbreath Adler (DeFazio), 202-225-4472 Top Transportation Committee Members Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Clean Water, Create American Jobs Washington, D.C. — Today, Ranking Member of the House Committee […]

Press Release: Port of Oakland begins project to raise height of four cranes

P R E S S    R E L E A S E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PHOTO LINK BELOW: The crane out of line on the right will be raised first. Port of Oakland begins project to raise height of four cranes In nine months, 366-foot giants will be 27-feet taller, reaching higher above ships Oakland, Calif. – May […]

Press Release: Port of Oakland gains from trend: more cargo, fewer ships

P R E S S    R E L E A S E FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Port of Oakland gains from trend: more cargo, fewer ships Larger vessels arrive here; fewer diesel emissions, no berth crowding Oakland, Calif. – May 12, 2017: A shipping industry trend toward bigger, more efficient container vessels is paying off at […]

Port of Redwood City Press Release: Port Commission Approves Lease Agreement with California Canoe & Kayak

Port Commission Approves Lease Agreement with California Canoe & Kayak               California Canoe & Kayak (CC&K) is coming to the Port of Redwood City to operate a retail store for the sale of kayaks, canoes, paddle boards, and related water recreation equipment and to offer kayak rentals and lessons. The company anticipates putting close […]