All Georgia Ports Authority articles

  • BrunswickPort01
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    GPA expands ro-ro and rail capacity at Brunswick

    2018-10-30T10:57:57Z

    Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) has announced it will be adding 24 hectares (60 acres) to support vehicle handling at the port of Brunswick over the next 12 months, creating 8,250 car parking spaces. It also said it would be doubling dockside rail capacity for building loads for inland distribution. GPA ...

  • Port of Brunswick, Colonel's Island Ro/Ro
    Article

    Georgia ports aim for a million units a year

    2018-02-06T15:38:07Z

    Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) has revealed strategic plans to support the handling of 1m vehicle and machinery units a year at ports in the state within the next ten years. Ro-ro cargo has already expanded from 411,000 units per year to over 640,000 units, said the authority, the majority of ...

  • Colonel's Island Terminal
    Article

    US vehicle ports hit by Hermine

    2016-09-02T16:58:30Z

    Vehicle terminals in the US states of Florida and Georgia shut down operations last week as Tropical Storm Hermine raged through the region. The Georgia Ports Authority took the precaution of shutting its facilities at Brunswick and Savannah ports on Thursday night (September 1st). The closures included Garden City Terminal ...