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Virginia Port Authority hires new CEO

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PortandTerminal.com, October 31, 2020 NORFOLK, VA – Stephen Edwards will become the chief executive officer and executive director of the Virginia Port Authority, effective Jan. 19, the Virginia Port Authority Board of Commissioners announced Wednesday. He succeeds John F. Reinhart, who announced in May of his retirement in March 2021 after a seven-year term in which he oversaw the resurgence …

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Port of Virginia’s CEO John F. Reinhart announces his retirement

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PortandTerminal.com, May 19, 2020 NORFOLK, VA – John Reinhart, the Virginia Port Authority’s CEO and executive director who has overseen an era of expansion, will retire in March 2021. Reinhart has been the Port of Virginia’s leader for the last six-and-a-half years. The Virginian Pilot is reporting that Reinhart made the announcement at the authority’s Tuesday morning board meeting saying …

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Port of Virginia cargo April volumes down 16 percent

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PortandTerminal.com, May 12, 2020 NORFOLK, VIRGINIA – AJOT is reporting that The Port of Virginia’s April cargo volumes were down nearly 16 percent when compared with last year as the port and the shipping industry continue to deal with the effects of the ongoing pandemic on world trade. April’s cargo volumes were down nearly 38,700 TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units), when …

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Virginia soon to be home to deepest port on East Coast

PortandTerminal.com, October 17, 2019 NORFOLK, VA – On October 9, John F. Reinhart, CEO and executive director of the Virginia Port Authority, signed a contract with New Jersey-based Weeks Marine to begin the deepening of the western side of the Thimble Shoal Channel. John F. Reinhart, CEO and executive director of the Virginia Port Authority In late September, the port’s …

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Port of Virginia’s International Gateway expansion project completed

PortandTerminal.com, July 24, 2019 PORTSMOUTH, VA – Governor Ralph Northam on Tuesday announced the Port of Virginia’s $320 million expansion at the Virginia International Gateway container terminal is complete. John F. Reinhart – CEO and Executive Director – Port of Virginia “Today we celebrate a major milestone in the most ambitious construction project ever undertaken at The Port of Virginia,”John …

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