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Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor Sails Into 50th Anniversary of Grand Opening

A History of Record-breaking Numbers and Events PORTAGE, Ind. – (July 17, 2020) – Today marks the 50th Anniversary of the Grand Opening of the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor, the

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Ports of Indiana earns U.S. Marine Highway Grant for developing steel barge shuttle at Jeffersonville port

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (June 17, 2020) – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) has awarded a Marine Highway Grant to the Ports of Indiana for developing a steel barge

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Ports of Indiana Reflects on Environmental Progress on Earth Day 2020

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (April 21, 2020) –As Earth Day reaches its milestone 50th Anniversary on April 22, Ports of Indiana reflects on its progress and long-term commitment to environmental stewardship, including

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First ocean vessel of 2020 Arrives at Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor Traditional Ceremony Canceled Due to COVID-19 Precautions

PORTAGE, Ind – (April 13, 2020) The first ocean-going vessel arrived today at the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor, thereby commencing the 2020 international shipping season. Port officials welcomed the M/V

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Port of Indiana-Mount Vernon Completes $2 Million Capital Improvement Project Investments Include New Overhead Gantry Crane, Concrete Floor in General Cargo Terminal

MOUNT VERNON, Ind. (April 10, 2020) –The Port of Indiana-Mount Vernon recently completed a $2 million capital improvement project geared toward attracting more cargo to the southwest Indiana port. The

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Ports of Indiana Celebrates 5th Annual ‘Ports Day’ on April 5 – 2020 Event Recognizes Value of Western Hemisphere Ports to COVID-19 Response

INDIANAPOLIS (March 31, 2020) – Ports of Indiana will join the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) in celebrating the fifth annual “Western Hemisphere Ports Day” again this year on

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Ports of Indiana Commission Elects New Chairman Vincent Replaces Kaczmarek after 15 years of Service

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (March 3, 2020) – The Ports of Indiana Commission selected Micah Vincent as its next chair during its last meeting. The vice president of strategy + M&A at

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Governor Holcomb appoints Micah Vincent and David Fagan to Ports of Indiana Commission

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (February 26, 2020) – Indiana Governor Eric J. Holcomb has appointed Micah Vincent and David Fagan to the Ports of Indiana Commission. Vincent serves as Vice President of

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Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor Receives 2019 South Shore Clean Cities Sustainability Leadership Award

MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. (Feb. 26, 2020) – At its annual conference and expo, South Shore Clean Cities (SSCC) presented Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor the 2019 Sustainability Leadership Award for showing

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Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor to Host First Commissioning Ceremony in Indiana for a U.S. Navy Vessel

PORTAGE, Ind. – (July 16, 2019) — The Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor will host Indiana’s first U.S. Navy vessel commissioning ceremony when it commissions the USS Indianapolis littoral combat ship

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