Content Tagged 'port of gulfport'

H.U.D. Says Port of Gulfport Has Not Created Enough Jobs
H.U.D. says the port has failed to meet job creation requirements as part of the port restoration project. Video Video
U.S.M. Presents Documentary for M.L.K. Celebration
This week, the Coast begins the 29th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Coast celebration. Video Video
Port of Gulfport Plans Big Renovations of West Pier
Monday, the Port of Gulfport awarded a $63.3 million contract to Necaise Brothers Construction for the expansion and restoration of the port's west pier. Video Video
Port of Gulfport Commission Awards Money for Restoration
Monday, the Port of Gulfport Commission held a special meeting to award a nearly $63 million contract for a restoration and expansion project. Video Video
Chiquita Leaves Port, Longshoremen are Hurting for Jobs
Wednesday night, Chiquita's final vessel sailed out of the Port of Gulfport, and for many longshoremen, that means they no longer have a job. Video Video
Port of Gulfport Negotiates Long Term Lease with Dole
The Mississippi State Port Authority is in final lease negotiations with Dole Fresh Fruit Company which will provide Dole with a state-of-the-art, expanded port terminal.
Dredging to Begin Soon at Port of Gulfport
Crews are setting up to start dredging the channel at the Port of Gulfport and expect to be getting started very soon. Video Video
Port of Gulfport Awarded Green Marine Certification
After the BP oil spill damaged much of the environment on the Gulf Coast, the Port of Gulfport is taking steps toward protecting our natural resources. Video Video
Exploration Vessel, Nautilus, Sets Out for the Gulf
Wednesday, the exploration vessel, Nautilus, is gearing up to leave Gulfport for a mission in the Gulf of Mexico. Video Video
Channel Dredging at Port of Gulfport is Right on Schedule
The Port of Gulfport has exciting news: the channel dredging is on schedule. Video Video
Dredging at Port of Gulfport to Bring in Millions in Revenue
The dredging will allow larger ships to dock at the port, bringing millions in revenue into the port and the city. Video Video
Port of Gulfport Continues Big Expansion Project
The Port of Gulfport is continuing its expansion project and estimates they will finish by 2016, but according to the regulations of the half billion dollar grant funding the project, the port must create or maintain over 2,000 jobs by 2015. Video Video
New Small Craft Harbor Could be Coming to Gulfport
A new small craft harbor may soon be coming to Gulfport. Video Video
Dredging at Port of Gulfport Finally Set to Begin
Dredging at the Port of Gulfport is finally set to begin by September 1st. Video Video
Port of Gulfport Secures McDermott International as New Tenant, Creating 100 Jobs
Commissioners for the Mississippi State Port Authority (M.S.P.A.) have finalized a lease agreement with McDermott International, Inc. to locate and operate a spoolbase pipe fabrication facility supporting the oil services industry at the Port of Gulfport.
Exploration Vessel Nautilus Docks at the Port of Gulfport
On Friday June 20th, Titanic-founder Dr. Robert Ballard's Exploration Vessel, Nautilus, will be docked at the Port of Gulfport.
Dole Celebrates 50 Years at the Port of Gulfport
A celebration will be held June 5 to commemorate Dole's 50 years at the Port of Gulfport. Video Video
Port of Gulfport Has Some Big Changes in Store
After some delays, dredging will finally begin on the port, and Chiquita Banana is extending its lease before it leaves for New Orleans. Video Video
CLIMB C.D.C. & Its Partners Announce the Gulfport Ports of Call Food, Music, & Art Festival
CLIMB Community Development Corporation (Climb C.D.C.) is partnering with the Port of Gulport and Gulport Main Street to sponsor the Ports of Call Food, Music, & Art Festival, to be held on Thursday, May 22nd from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Cafe Climb in Gulfport.
Chiquita Leaving Port of Gulfport for New Orleans
Chiquita is returning to New Orleans and leaving Gulfport. Video Video
Port of Gulfport Moves Forward with Big Expansion Project
The Port of Gulfport is moving forward with their $570 million expansion project with the help of their tenants. Video Video
Chiquita Announces Decision to Leave Port of Gulfport
Wednesday, the Port of Gulfport confirmed that Chiquita will not be renewing its lease. Video Video
Port of Gulfport Community Tours Set for Feb. 15
The Port of Gulfport is offering Community Tours to the public on Saturday, Feb. 15, from 9 a.m. until noon.
Port of Gulfport Continues Restoration Proj. Despite Loss of Chiquita
After the announcement Wednesday of the loss of Chiquita Banana at the Port of Gulfport, the restoration project must move forward. Video Video
Port of Gulfport Excited for New Opportunities & Growth
Plans to move McDermott International into the Port of Gulfport are well underway. News 25 spoke to both port officials and concerned members of the Steps Coalition about the direction the port is moving in. Video Video
First Block of the 5:30 p.m. Show for June 5
Dole's celebrates an anniversary, the congressional race heats up, and a reality show may come to a coast town. Check out all that's happening in on Coast now. Video Video
Port of Gulfport Announces New Tenant, McDermott International
McDermott International and more than 100 jobs will be anchored at the Port of Gulfport. Video Video
Port of Gulfport to Invest 30 Million in Expansion
The Port of Gulfport is focusing on its future by investing a total of 30 million dollars into Dole’s presence at the port. Video Video
Port Authority Holds Workshop for Local Businesses
With the announcement Wednesday of Chiquita Banana leaving Gulfport, the port is looking to move forward with revised plans for their restoration project. Video Video
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