Despite COVID-19 Pandemic, Port Of Baltimore Sees Cargo Volume ReboundDespite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, cargo volume at the Port of Baltimore was up last month compared to November 2019, the Maryland Port Administration said Wednesday.
Port Of Baltimore Officers Detect Over 150 Stolen Cars In 2020The Port of Baltimore is one of the best for detecting stolen cars being sent overseas. Baltimore field officers intercepted 157 stolen vehicles during the fiscal year 2020.
While Cruise Ships Remain At Shore, Cargo Volume At Port Of Baltimore Rebounding, Port Administration SaysWhile cruise ships have remained off the seas for more than six months due to the coronavirus pandemic, cargo volume at the Port of Baltimore is rebounding, the Maryland Port Administration said Thursday.
MDOT MPA Receives $10M In Federal Funds To Help Protect Port Of Baltimore From Severe Weather, Climate ChangeThe Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Port Administration will receive $10 million in federal funds to help protect the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore's Dundalk Marine Terminal against severe weather, sea level rise and other potential climate change impacts.
Baltimore CBP Discovers Nine Asian Gypsy Moth Egg Masses On Four Vehicle Carrier VesselsCustoms and Border Protection agriculture specialists recently discovered nine Asian Gypsy Moth egg masses on four vehicle carrier vessels at the Port of Baltimore.
Port Of Baltimore Getting $10M In Federal Funding To Improve Flood Mitigation SystemsThe Port of Baltimore will get $10 million in federal funding to improve its flood mitigation systems, Baltimore's congressional delegation said Friday.
Port Of Baltimore's July Cargo Numbers Show Signs Of Economic Recovery From Coronavirus Pandemic ImpactThere signs of economic recovery in Maryland, including at the Port of Baltimore.
Port Of Baltimore Sets Record For Most Container Moves From Single ShipIt took longshore workers more than three days to complete more than 5,500 container moves from the Maersk Edinburgh ship at the Port of Baltimore this week, but when they were done, they set a record for the most container moves from a single ship in the port's history.
Counterfeit COVID-19 Medication, PPE Seized At Local Ports, Including BaltimoreU.S. Customs and Border Protection agents recently seized counterfeit or unapproved COVID-19 medication and PPE from ports in the region, including Baltimore.
Port Of Baltimore Gets $1.1M In Funds For Security ImprovementsThe Port of Baltimore has been awarded more than $1.1 million in funding from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to enhance its security, the Maryland Port Administration said in a news release Monday.
Gov. Hogan Announces New Leaders For Baltimore Port, State HighwayMaryland Gov. Larry Hogan on Tuesday announced new leaders for the state's highway system and Baltimore's port.
CBP Baltimore Field Office Seizes Unapproved PPE, COVID-19 MedicationsU.S. Customs and Border Protection officers in Baltimore recently seized more than 7,000 doses of medicines alleged to treat COVID-19, but that are unapproved for import into the United States, according to officials.
U.S. Customs Seize Shipments Counterfeit COVID-19 Protective Equipment, Tests At PortsU.S. Customs and Border Patrol seized illegal shipments of personal protective equipment, coronavirus tests and unapproved medicine at several ports, including the Port of Baltimore.
Inspectors Find Invasive Asian Gypsy Moth Eggs On Ship At Port Of BaltimoreThe species is known to attack more than 500 types of trees and plants in the U.S., the statement said.
Coronavirus Latest: Maryland Gov. Activates National Guard, Closes Schools, Cruise Ship TerminalMaryland Gov. Larry Hogan activated the National Guard Thursday and announced more restrictions after 12 residents test positive for coronavirus -- including one community transmission case.