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Port of Baltimore welcomes new service

The Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Port Administration (MDOT MPA), working closely with public-private partner Ports America Chesapeake (PAC), has attracted Israel-based ZIM Shipping Line to begin calls at the Port of Baltimore. The name of the new service is the Zim e-Commerce Baltimore express (ZXB), a service from China and Southeast Asia to the U.S. East Coast.ZIM operates a fleet of close to 100 vessels and is a significant ... [+]

Port of Baltimore receives top U.S. Coast Guard Security Rating

The state-owned, public marine terminals of the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore received a top security rating for the 13th consecutive year by the U.S. Coast Guard as part of an annual inspection of facilities.  The assessment reviewed security procedures and protocols at the six public marine terminals: Dundalk, ... [+]

Port of Baltimore eases unprecedented congestion at port gateways

For many people anticipating a new Mercedes-Benz for the holidays, the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore may be helping deliver that wish – while also helping ease unprecedented levels of congestion at other American ports.On December 14, the Port of Baltimore welcomed the vessel Noble Ace, which discharged 1,800 ... [+]

Port of Baltimore gets top Coast Guard security rating

The state-owned, public marine terminals of the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore received a top security rating for the 13th consecutive year by the U.S. Coast Guard as part of an annual inspection of facilities. The assessment reviewed security procedures and protocols at the six public marine terminals: Dundalk, ... [+]

Maryland Breaks Ground – *Video*

Governor Larry Hogan led public and private sector leaders in breaking ground on the $466 million Howard Street Tunnel expansion project, which will reconstruct the 126-year-old freight rail tunnel to accommodate double-stacked container trains to and from the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore. The project is expected to generate ... [+]

Port of Baltimore welcomes gigantic cranes

Following a two-month journey that included dramatic passage under the Chesapeake Bay Bridge and the Francis Scott Key Bridge, four new, massive Neo-Panamax container cranes arrived September 9 at the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore’s Seagirt Marine Terminal. The cranes were delivered aboard the Zhen Hua 24 from China, ... [+]

Port of Baltimore welcomes new Maersk container service

The first vessel of a new Southeast Asia/Vietnam and China container service from Maersk Line arrived the week of September 6 at the Seagirt Marine Terminal of the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore. The Xiamen is part of a Transpacific/Panama Canal service named the TP20 that includes up to ... [+]

New Indian Subcontinent/Med containers service at Port of Baltimore

Working together through its public-private partnership, the Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Port Administration (MDOT MPA) and Ports America Chesapeake have secured a new Indian Subcontinent and Mediterranean container service for the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore. The Mediterranean Shipping Co. Indus 2 service will include an eight-ship string ... [+]

Port Of Baltimore Welcomes U.S. Transportation Secretary

Governor Larry Hogan welcomed U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg to Maryland’s Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore on July 29. During the visit, the governor touted the Port as an example of successful infrastructure investment, lauded leaders in Washington on reaching a bipartisan federal infrastructure package and urged Congress to ... [+]

Port of Baltimore welcomes new container service

The Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Port Administration (MDOT MPA) is welcoming a new Asian container service through Southeast Asia/Vietnam and China with the launch of a new Maersk Line to the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore. This Transpacific/Panama Canal service will begin in July with the firstships arriving ... [+]

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