Steel export shipments through the Port of Mobile are growing so strongly that the Alabama State Port Authority is building a big new steel terminal to handle shipments of steel coil.
18 Oct 2013
Jimmy Lyons is on a hunt for a lot more empty import containers to load with all the export cargo funneling through the Port of Mobile.
14 Aug 2013
A UPS cargo plane crashed near Birmingham, Ala., this morning.
24 Jul 2013
The Alabama State Port Authority has approved a concession agreement with Alabama Steel Terminals to develop a new $36 million steel coil handling facility...
29 May 2013
Alabama State Port Authority has named Frank Fogarty as vice president for trade and development, effective June 3, according to Jimmy Lyons, ASPA’s director and CEO.
15 May 2013
Mark Ivey Sheppard, vice president for trade and development at the Alabama State Port Authority, died Tuesday at his home following a brief illness. He was 61.
16 Apr 2013
Kuehne + Nagel has opened a new facility in Mobile, Ala., to expand its footprint in the Southeast.
20 Feb 2013
The Port of Mobile is positioning itself to become a gateway for Gulf Coast container traffic to and from the U.S. Midwest and mid-South in the next two years as it starts construction this year on a $36 million intermodal container transfer facility next to its main container terminal.
06 Feb 2013
Millard Refrigerated Services, a refrigerated warehousing and distribution services company, has expanded its distribution center in Attalla, Ala., following the signing of a multiyear contract with a U.S. food manufacturer.
28 Jan 2013
The Alabama State Port Authority reported revenue was a record $144.6 million for its fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 2012.
25 Jan 2013
The Alabama State Port Authority’s board of directors has approved two measures that advance the development of the port’s new intermodal container transfer facility.