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Port Celebrates Completion of Shore Power Infrastructure

Press Releases For Immediate Release November 8, 2013 Federal, State and Local Officials Celebrate Completion of Construction of Port’s Shore Power Infrastructure Meeting Our Clean Air Commitment   Oakland, CA – Nov. 8, 2013 – Today, officials from Port of Oakland, U.S. Maritime Administration, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, California Air Resources Board, Bay Area Air… Read More

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Oakland Global Breaks Ground at Army Base

Press Releases For Immediate Release November 1, 2013 Oakland Global Breaks Ground at Army Base Oakland, CA – Nov. 1, 2013 – Oakland’s largest development project in several years, Oakland Global, formally breaks ground on November 1, 2013. This project will bolster the Port’s ability to compete globally, allow higher volumes of cargo to be… Read More

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Port of Oakland Joins Farmers to Advocate for Infrastructure Funding

Press Releases For Immediate Release September 27, 2013 Port of Oakland Joins Farmers to Advocate for Infrastructure Funding September 27, 2013—Oakland, Calif.—The American Farm Bureau Federation and the Port of Oakland today called for much needed improvements in port infrastructure. Leaders from AFBF’s Trade Advisory Committee and Port officials are encouraging Congress to better utilize… Read More

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Port to Create New Mega-Terminal to Enhance Competitiveness

Press Releases For Immediate Release July 19, 2013 Port of Oakland to Create New Mega-Terminal to Enhance Competitiveness Port Settles Litigation to Achieve Long-Term Revenue Stability and Jobs Oakland, Calif. – July 19, 2013 – Yesterday the Oakland Board of Port Commissioners unanimously approved a litigation settlement agreement with SSA Terminals, LLC and SSA Terminals… Read More

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Oakland Board of Port Commissioners Elects New Officers

Press Releases For Immediate Release July 18, 2013 Oakland Board of Port Commissioners Elects New Officers New Officers bring business, legal, and financial expertise, continued commitment to rebuilding public trust and business confidence President Cestra “Ces” Butner 1st Vice-President Alan S. Yee 2nd Vice-President Earl S. Hamlin   Oakland, CA — July 18, 2013 –… Read More

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Port of Oakland Installs First Maritime Visibility Sensor

Press Releases For Immediate Release June 11, 2013 Port of Oakland Installs First Maritime Visibility Sensor on West Coast to Enhance Navigational Safety High tech sensor to help mariners safely navigate the SF Bay Oakland, CA — June 11, 2013 – Port of Oakland in collaboration with local and federal agencies hosted the placement of… Read More

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Port of Oakland Announces New Executive Director

Press Releases For Immediate Release May 23, 2013 Port of Oakland Announces New Executive Director Oakland, CA – May 23, 2013 – The Port of Oakland Board of Commissioners proudly announces the appointment of maritime shipping industry veteran Chris Lytle as the new Executive Director of the Port of Oakland. This announcement comes after a… Read More

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Port of Oakland Joins California China Trade Mission

Press Releases For Immediate Release April 5, 2013 Port of Oakland Joins California China Trade Mission Focus is on overseas aviation and maritime business opportunities that will create jobs here at home; also conducting business meetings in Singapore and Hong Kong Oakland, CA – April 5, 2013 – Next week Port of Oakland Acting Executive… Read More

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Port of Oakland Provides Policy Improvement Update

Press Releases For Immediate Release April 1, 2013 Port of Oakland Provides Policy Improvement Update Staff outlines policy revisions and corrective steps to promote accountability Oakland, CA – April 1, 2013 – Port of Oakland staff provided a progress report on its policy strengthening efforts to the Oakland Board of Port Commissioners at the regularly… Read More

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