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Port of Oakland Takes Comprehensive Action on Expenditures

Press Releases For Immediate Release December 10, 2012 Port of Oakland Takes Comprehensive Action on Expenditures Oakland, CA – December 10, 2012 – Today the Port of Oakland is taking comprehensive and decisive action that demonstrates a new era of transparency and accountability at the Port. Specifically, the Port is: releasing the Port Purchasing Card… Read More

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FedEx to Deploy New Clean Air Technology at OAK

Press Releases For Immediate Release December 9, 2012 FedEx to Deploy New Clean Air Technology at OAK Department of Energy Award will Retrofit Vehicles with Hydrogen Powered Fuel Cells Oakland, Calif. (Dec. 19, 2012) — FedEx at the Oakland International Airport will receive tow tractors retrofitted with hydrogen powered fuel cells as announced by U.S. Senator… Read More

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Port of Oakland Reaches Milestone in Shore Power Implementation

Press Releases For Immediate Release December 3, 2012 Port of Oakland Reaches Milestone in Shore Power Implementation Global Shipping Company Hapag-Lloyd Conducts Final System Test Final shore power test conducted successfully on Hapag-Lloyd’s Dallas Express vessel located at the Port of Oakland’s Oakland International Container Terminal (OICT) on December 1, 2012. Shore Power Regulations (PDF)… Read More

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Port of Oakland Appoints Danny Wan as New Port Attorney

Press Releases For Immediate Release November 21, 2012 Port of Oakland Appoints Danny Wan as New Port Attorney Oakland, CA—November 21, 2012— At their November 15 Board meeting, the Oakland Board of Port Commissioners unanimously appointed Danny Wan as the new Port Attorney. Mr. Wan’s appointment is effective December 17, 2012. As Port Attorney, Danny Wan… Read More

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Normal Operations at OAK Despite Strike Action

Press Releases For Immediate Release November 20, 2012 Normal Operations at Oakland International Airport Despite Strike Action Fluid Situation with Disruptions Throughout Maritime Area Impacting Truckers and Workers We have maintained normal operations at Oakland International Airport despite the strike action, and are ready for our busiest travel week of the year. In the maritime… Read More

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OAK Ready for Holiday Travelers

Press Releases For Immediate Release November 20, 2012 OAK Ready for Holiday Travelers More Nonstop Destinations than Ever Before; Unique “Free Parking” Offers Begins Thanksgiving Day Oakland, Calif. (Updated Nov. 20, 2012) — Oakland International Airport expects a busy holiday travel season and is focused on providing a safe, on-time and positive airport experience for… Read More

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Port of Oakland & SEIU Local 1021 to Renew Discussions

Press Releases For Immediate Release November 20, 2012 Port of Oakland & SEIU Local 1021 to Renew Discussions Mayor of Oakland Helps Bring Parties Together to Re-Engage so that Work can Resume at the Seaport Oakland-CA – November 20, 2012 – Oakland Mayor Jean Quan brought the leadership of the Port of Oakland and Service… Read More

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Normal Operations Expected at OAK During Union Action, Nov. 20

Press Releases For Immediate Release November 19, 2012 Normal Operations Expected at Oakland International Airport During Union Action Today and Tuesday, Nov. 20 However, Port Expresses Concern on Impact to Shipping, Finances, and Jobs by Union Picketing Oakland, CA—November 19, 2012— Port of Oakland officials today said that a labor action starting tonight and running through… Read More

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Port of Oakland Executive Director Retires

Press Releases For Immediate Release November 12, 2012 Port of Oakland Executive Director Retires Nov. 12, 2012, OAKLAND, CA — Omar Benjamin has notified the Port of Oakland Board of Port Commissioners that he is retiring from his position as Executive Director of the Port of Oakland, effective immediately. Acting Executive Director Deborah Ale Flint will… Read More

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Update Acting Executive Director Deborah Ale Flint

Press Releases For Immediate Release November 1, 2012 Update from Port of Oakland Acting Executive Director Deborah Ale Flint Focused on Progress Toward Financial Sustainability and Maintaining 24/7 Operations for Customers and Community I would like to take this opportunity to address the Port’s leadership and provide an update on where we are with the… Read More

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