PhilaPort

Tioga Marine Terminal
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Mark Abrams
June 18, 2019 - 2:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Federal agents have seized more than $1 billion worth of cocaine from cargo containers Tuesday aboard a ship docked at the Packer Avenue Marine Terminal, located along the Delaware River in South Philadelphia. According to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern...
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A typical cargo ship put to sea.
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Paul Kurtz
December 05, 2018 - 4:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Port of Philadelphia plans to open a Regional Maritime Training Center in Southwest Philadelphia early in the new year. This is a first-of-its kind initiative, as there's never been formal training for the tractor trailer drivers, forklift and crane operators at...
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The super-post-Panamax cranes at PhilaPort are described as a "game-changer."
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Steve Tawa
May 29, 2018 - 4:32 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Local, state and federal officials, along with dock workers, say two enormous new cranes rising from the Port of Philadelphia will keep them competitive with other top-notch ports. And, recent infrastructure improvements will translate to nearly 7,000 jobs. The super-...
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