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Port of Oakland December container volume continues overall decline

The Port of Oakland’s container volume dropped in December 2022. Year-end total TEUs for 2022 registered at 2.3 million, marking an estimated 4% decrease from the 2021 total. Total loaded container volume declined 8.1% in contrast to December 2021, recording 123,868 loaded TEUs in December 2022 compared to 134,779 TEUs in December 2021. Full imports decreased 17.1% compared to a year ago. The port handled 65,566 TEUs in December 2022, compared to 79,055 ... [+]

Port of Oakland debuts zero-emissions top picks

Two, all-electric top picks are operating at the Port of Oakland. They are part of a demonstration project to create a zero-emissions seaport.The Oakland Seaport has joined a select group of seaports to operate the green technology equipment. Only a handful of these innovative, zero-emissions top picks exist around the ... [+]

Port of Oakland welcomes solutions to sea level rise

Port officials from around the country and overseas, gathered virtually in November month to discuss the impacts of climate change and sea level rise, search for mitigations, and share best practices.“The Port of Oakland as well as all California ports are literally on the frontline of mitigating the effects on ... [+]

Port of Oakland receives federal grant for green development

The Port of Oakland will be awarded a $36.6 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation to support green infrastructure development for added cargo transport capacity and operational efficiencies at its Outer Harbor. The grant is part of a $94 million federal investment in California ports.The grant award is ... [+]

Port of Oakland Executive Director elected to international position

Port of Oakland Executive Director Danny Wan was elected to the Board of Governors of the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) at their recent Annual Convention & Exposition in Orlando, Florida.Danny Wan, who is also President of the California Association of Port Authorities (CAPA), will serve as the U.S. ... [+]

Port of Oakland August volume drops 8% from August 2021

The Port of Oakland’s total loaded container volume dropped by 8% in August compared to August 2021. Last month 155,682 loaded TEUs transited the Port, compared to 169,602 TEUs in August 2021.Loaded imports declined by 10.2% recording 87,844 TEUs last month compared to 97,850 in August 2021. Loaded export containers ... [+]

Port of Oakland collaborates with West Oakland

The Port of Oakland has joined forces with the West Oakland Job Resource Center (WOJRC) to train workers for green jobs in the transportation and logistics industry.WOJRC received a $350,000 grant from the California Energy Commission’s Clean Transportation Program. The Port of Oakland supported WOJRC during the application process and ... [+]

Pasha Hawaii marks historic milestone

On August 31, Pasha Hawaii and the Port of Oakland made its inaugural call of the MV George III to the Oakland Seaport.The George III is the first Liquefied Natural Gas (“LNG”) powered vessel to call Oakland. The 774-foot LNG-fueled containership was built in Brownsville, Texas by Keppel AmFELS, and ... [+]

White House Port Envoy meets Port of Oakland

White House Port and Supply Chain Envoy, retired General Stephen R. Lyons toured the Port of Oakland Monday, August 29, and met with Port officials and stakeholders. General Lyons has been visiting U.S. ports to address on-going supply chain issues in America. He toured the Oakland Seaport to take a ... [+]

Port of Oakland takes major step on clean energy project

$2 million renewable energy infrastructure design approved for Oakland SeaportThe Port of Oakland announced the approval of a $2 million contract for the design of a new, clean energy project at the Oakland Seaport. The project includes electrical infrastructure including solar generation, battery storage systems, a fuel cell, and the ... [+]

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