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Ports of Indiana welcomes new public relations manager

Indianapolis (May 18, 2021) – Ports of Indiana announced that it has hired Jennifer Hanson as the new public relations manager. Hanson, a lifelong Indiana resident, will create and implement

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Ports of Indiana-Burns Harbor Earns Pacesetter Award

Award honors increase in international tonnage in 2020 navigation season PORTAGE (May 11, 2021) –The U.S. Great Lakes Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation (GLS) announced its Pacesetter Award recipients for

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Ports of Indiana Handling Cargo for $600 million Expansion Project for Southern Indiana Cement Company

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (April 27, 2021) –Ports of Indiana-Jeffersonville will receive more than 30 barges by June 30 destined for a local cement facility undergoing a $600 million expansion project. The

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Ports of Indiana Welcomes Two New Hires

McCoy Named Burns Harbor Port Director, Fifer Fills New Planning and Project Delivery Role INDIANAPOLIS (April 8, 2021) – Ports of Indiana announced today that it has hired Ryan McCoy

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Mount Vernon Port Director to Retire from Ports of Indiana

Wilzbacher is Longest-serving Port Director MOUNT VERNON, Ind. (April 2, 2021) – Ports of Indiana today announced that Phil Wilzbacher will retire from the Ports of Indiana, effective April 20.

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Ports of Indiana Seeks General Cargo Terminal Operator at Jeffersonville Port

First Opportunity Available in 40 Years INDIANAPOLIS (Feb. 9, 2021) – For the first time in over 40 years, the general cargo dock at the Ports of Indiana-Jeffersonville will be

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Hirt Resigns as Port Director of Ports of Indiana-Burns Harbor

Executive Team to Lead the Search for New HireINDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Jan. 22, 2021) — Ports of Indiana today announced that Ian Hirt has resigned after four years as port director

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Ports of Indiana Promotes Hermer to Chief Operating Officer, Hall Joins as General Counsel

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Nov. 17, 2020) — Ports of Indiana is pleased to announce the promotion of Andrea Hermer from general counsel to chief operating officer, along with the addition of

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Federal Maritime Administration Awards $4 Million to Ports of Indiana

Grant to Fund Multimodal Bulk Storage Facility Conversion at Burns HarborPORTAGE, Ind. (Oct. 27, 2020) – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) has awarded Ports of Indiana $4

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Governor Holcomb Announces Potential Port Purchase Agreement Withdrawn

INDIANAPOLIS (Sept. 17, 2020)– Gov. Eric J. Holcomb today announced the state will not move forward with plans to purchase land near Lawrenceburg that was under consideration as a potential

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