Alabama State Docks

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Name: Alabama State Docks
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Alabama State Port Authority interested in coal terminal property if Walter Energy project doesn't happen

MOBILE, Alabama – The Alabama State Port Authority is interested in purchasing waterfront land where a proposed coal terminal could be built, the head of the state organization said Wednesday.But CEO Jimmy Lyons denied that there is a deal in the works ... [Published al.com - 3 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Leaning on coal, Port of Mobile outpaces budget in first half of fiscal year

MOBILE, Alabama -- Earnings for the Alabama State Port Authority outpaced expectations in the first half of the fiscal year, with the largest chunk coming from its coal handling facility.Officials presented the results at a meeting of board members Tuesday ... [Published al.com - 4 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Extra stuff from a lively public hearing on coal; Fred Richardson confirms that he's not dead

Welcome to today's installment of the new Sharp Eye on Mobile column, which will be published three days a week (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday). My goal is to provide a snapshot of what's happening at Government Plaza along with some insights on the ... [Published al.com - 17 hours ago]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Blue Creek Coal Terminal: Time for Mobile to stop depending on the kindness of strangers

Supporters of the Blue Creek Coal Terminal project proposed for the foot of Virginia Street like to repeat a phrase: "Respect the integrity of the process."This is to remind us that the project has received air and water permits from the Alabama Department ... [Published al.com - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Boat tour through Mobile-Tensaw River Delta is April 26

SPANISH FORT, Ala. — A three hour narrated boat tour through the Mobile-Tensaw River Delta and down the Mobile River past the Alabama State Docks and busy shipbuilding and marine facilities is set by Blakeley State Park for April 26.Blakeley’s 50-passenger ... [Published Gulf Coast News Today - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

'It's a good living': Mobile County career tech students learn about maritime careers

MOBILE, Alabama – A job on the Mobile River sounds pretty appealing: You can work on a boat and earn up to $200 per day, straight out of high school. They’ll cover your meals, too.About 100 career tech students from Mobile County high schools learned ... [Published Mobile Press Register - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Cruise terminal's reuse as a banquet hall grows in popularity: 'I would say I'm the No. 1 venue downtown'

MOBILE, Alabama – Sheila Gurganus worked all last weekend with limited down time because the venue she manages was booked.There was a crawfish boil on Thursday, a prom on Friday, wedding on Saturday and a benefit for the USA Children's and Women's Hospital ... [Published al.com - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

iSAM North America seeks permanent space for expanded Mobile presence

MOBILE, Alabama – iSAM North America Corp. plans to nearly triple its workforce in Mobile from seven to 19, and the German automation developer is scouting permanent space to accommodate the growth.In turn, the city of Mobile’s Industrial Development ... [Published Huntsville Times - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Trends—August 2010

By Tags: Forklifts , Ocean , Education & Careers , Supply Chain Management , Materials Handling , PortsThe Port of New OrleansShipping Maintains Traction Despite Gulf SlickThe considerable environmental impacts from British Petroleum’s (BP) Deepwater ... [Published Inbound Logistics - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

COVER STORY: Editors’ Location Picks

By Business Facilities StaffFrom the September/October 2012 issueThe time has come for Business Facilities to once again shine our economic development spotlight on locations that have caught our eye during the year and impressed us with the scope of ... [Published Business Facilities - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Before we agree to a coal terminal... Dome it, dammit! (Our view)

Mobile's Planning Commission is poised to vote Thursday on whether to approve the Blue Creek Coal Terminal project proposed by Walter Energy for the foot of Virginia Street in downtown Mobile.As we said in an earlier editorial, coal dust has been a nuisance ... [Published al.com - Mar 18 2014]

Quotes

"There is no scientific evidence (that asthma-related and other health problems are related to coal)" he said
"I am alive," Richardson said, stating the obvious during the end of Tuesday’s council meeting. "Whoever thought I was dead, I got news for you, I am alive and well."
"Building a dome over the coal pile will control only 1%, or 14.8 pounds, of annual emissions expected from the terminal. This is the equivalent of charbroiling 2.5 quarter pound burgers a day for a year."
"Twenty years ago, I was the first female operations manager at the port" she said. "Now, we have female managers all over the port."

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