Pacific Maritime Magazine News Online, January 3, 2014

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  • on January 6, 2014
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Fidley Watch: Blivet


By Chris Philips


In late November, an “informational” meeting with the Washington State Department of Ecology (Ecology) regarding the establishment of a Puget Sound No-Discharge Zone was well attended by people representing the commercial maritime industries that operate in Puget Sound. Where the State had expected thirty people, more than 60 showed up… (More) 


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Port of Quincy Selling 200 Acres to Microsoft

by Mark Edward Nero

The Port of Quincy, Washington intends to sell about 200 acres of land to tech giant Microsoft for about $11 million, which would be one of the largest land deals in the port’s history….(Read Full Article)




New Assist Tug Docks at Grays Harbor Port

by Mark Edward Nero

The tractor tug Wynema Spirit arrived in late December at the Port of Grays Harbor, operated by Brusco Tug & Barge, the port’s ship-assist service provider….(Read Full Article)




WWL Extends Port of Hueneme Contract

by Mark Edward Nero


The Port of Hueneme and Norwegian/Swedish shipping and solutions company Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics have agreed to an extension of WWL’s contract that’s expected to keep the company at the port through the end of 2018…(Read Full Article)