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Deal announces Kia, rail provider partnership

Deal announces Kia, rail provider partnership

Cordele Intermodal Services to handle Kia parts imported via GPA

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Cordele Intermodal Services (CIS), Georgia's first inland terminal, will partner with Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia (KMMG), to handle up to 30,000 TEU containers per year to supply the Kia manufacturing plant in West Point. This partnership will save more than 6 million truck miles each year.
Wednesday, August 3, 2016/Number of views (5807)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 3.0
Savannah sees first vessel through expanded Panama Canal

Savannah sees first vessel through expanded Panama Canal

The MOL Benefactor is also the highest capacity vessel to ever call at the Port of Savannah

The MOL Benefactor is the first vessel to call on Savannah through the new locks of the expanded Panama Canal. At a capacity of 10,100 twenty-foot equivalent container units, the Benefactor is also the largest ship ever to call the Port of Savannah.
Wednesday, July 13, 2016/Number of views (7007)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 4.8
GPA awarded $44M transportation grant

GPA awarded $44M transportation grant

Rail expansion to improve capacity, traffic

The Georgia Ports Authority has received a $44 million Fixing America's Surface Transportation (FAST) grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation to increase rail capacity at the Port of Savannah.
Wednesday, July 6, 2016/Number of views (7956)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Savannah sustains rise in containerized trade

Savannah sustains rise in containerized trade

Achieves record February

Georgia Ports Authority Executive Director Curtis Foltz reported 8 percent growth in containerized trade in February, compared to the same month a year ago.

Monday, March 21, 2016/Number of views (6274)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 3.7
GPA container moves grow 11.7 percent in CY2015

GPA container moves grow 11.7 percent in CY2015

TEUs at all-time high

The Georgia Ports Authority achieved record container volumes in 2015, Executive Director Curtis Foltz reported to the GPA board Monday.
Monday, January 25, 2016/Number of views (9128)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 4.7
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