Port of Redwood City’s PortFest Wins Industry Award

Press Release Contact:  Mike Giari, Executive Director, 650-306-4150 or mgiari@redwoodcityport.com Thursday July 5, 2012 Port of Redwood City’s PortFest Wins Industry Award               The Port of Redwood City’s annual “PortFest” has been awarded a special recognition, what judges call the equivalent of a bronze medal, by the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA), to […]

Back Press Releases For Immediate Release June 19, 2012 $15 Million Awarded to Port of Oakland Army Base First Phase Rail Projec

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Earl S. Hamlin brings over 30 years of finance and business development experience  Oakland, Calif.—May 18, 2012 – The Port of Oakland welcomes its newest Port Commissioner, Earl S. Hamlin, who was nominated by Oakland Mayor Jean Quan on April 6, 2012 and unanimously confirmed by the Oakland City Council on Tuesday, May 15. Commissioner […]

Port of Redwood City Releases 3rd Quarter Tonnage & Vessel Report (July 1, 2011 – March 31, 2012)

 Cargo tonnage at the Port of Redwood City for the first three quarters of  Fiscal Year 2011-2012 (July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2012) was 965,033 metric tons, an increase of 390,165 MT or more than 68 percent higher than the first three quarters of the previous fiscal year, Commission Chairman Dick Claire announced (April […]

Port Of Oakland Press Release: Powering Jobs, Empowering Communities

via Port of Oakland   Oakland, Calif. —April 5, 2012—The Port of Oakland today rolled out the key findings of an economic impact study by launching a new jobs brochure, “Powering Jobs, Empowering Communities”, which illustrates the Port’s positive economic impacts locally, regionally and nationally. The brochure features real people who hold Port-related jobs. Some […]

The Largest Container Ship Ever to Call North America Visits the Port of Oakland

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Central Subway Moves Ahead with Key Federal Approval

Central Subway Moves Ahead with Key Federal Approval


        PORT OF OAKLAND COMMISSIONERS APPOINT NEW SENIOR MANAGERS  DEPUTY EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AND DIRECTOR OF ENGINEERING ARE CONFIRMED Oakland, Calif. —January 26, 2012— The Oakland Board of Port Commissioners appointed Jean Banker as Deputy Executive Director at a January Port Board meeting (Jan. 12, 2012) and Chris Chan as Director of Engineering […]

Boustany and Tiberi Announce Hearing on Harbor Maintenance Funding and Maritime Tax Issues

House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Oversight Chairman Charles Boustany, Jr, MD (R-LA) and Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures Chairman Pat Tiberi (R-OH) today announced the Subcommittees will hold a hearing on harbor maintenance funding and maritime tax issues.  Submit comments for the hearing record.  

Port Business Increasing – Port of Redwood City Press Release

Press Release  Re:  Mid Year Tonnage & Vessel Report Cargo tonnage at the Port of Redwood City for all commodities during the first half of fiscal year 2011-2012 was 608,750 metric tons (MT), an increase of 197,297 MT, or nearly 48 percent higher than the first half of FY11.  Imported sand and aggregates accounted for […]