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Port of Houston braces as Hurricane Laura strikes

Man carrying sheet of plywood.

PortandTerminal.com, August 25, 2020 Evacuations near Houston as Texas prepares for Laura. Port of Houston braces for the blast. HOUSTON, TX – Gov. Greg Abbott of Texas warned residents to be prepared for “very high winds” and surging water of up to 10 feet when the storm slams into the eastern part of the state on Wednesday night or early …

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5 Highlights of the Port of Houston’s 2020 Operating and Capital Budget

PortandTerminal.com, November 14, 2019 The Fiscal Year 2020 Operating and Capital Budget was approved Monday during the Annual Budget Workshop, a special meeting of the Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority HOUSTON, TX – The Fiscal Year 2020 Operating and Capital Budget was approved Monday during the Annual Budget Workshop, a special meeting of the Port Commission of …

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Texas bans large vessels from Houston Ship Channel, appoints new traffic cop

Container ship at dock at the Port of Houston

PortandTerminal.com, August 15, 2019 On September 1, 2019, any vessel larger than 1,100 feet will no longer have open access to the Houston Ship Channel (HSC) HOUSTON, TX – On September 1, 2019, any vessel larger than 1,100 feet will no longer have open access to the Houston Ship Channel (HSC) absent approval by the newly authorized and independent Board …

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WATCH: Dramatic fire at Exxon’s Baytown refinery now under control

Fire at Exxon Baytown refinery in Houston

PortandTerminal.com, August 1, 2019 Exxon Mobil Corp brought under control a fire that erupted on Wednesday at its Baytown, Texas, refining and chemical plant complex, injuring 37 workers, none seriously HOUSTON, TX – A large explosion and fire broke out Wednesday at Exxon Mobil Baytown petrochemical and refinery complex near Houston, causing minor injuries to at least 37 workers. This latest …

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