Proposed Louisiana International Terminal
Port NOLA is exploring the potential development of a second international container terminal in St. Bernard Parish to meet growing demand and create local jobs and opportunity locally. We are at the very beginning stages of a two-year due diligence process that will engage our stakeholders and partners.
Maritime Career Info Webinar
Have you ever considered a career on the working Mississippi River? Watch the recording of our October 2020 Maritime Career Info Webinar, in which representatives from Port NOLA, Port tenants and industry partners discuss local maritime careers that require minimal qualifications to start.
Lineage Logistics to Expand at Port of New Orleans
Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards, Port of New Orleans President and CEO Brandy D. Christian, and Lineage Logistics President and CEO Greg Lehmkuhl announced the company will build a $42 million expansion of its Jourdan Road cold-storage facility in New Orleans East, where Lineage plans to create 50 new direct jobs.
Port NOLA Caps Off National Procurement Month With Roundtable
The Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) Procurement team is hosting a virtual Procurement Roundtable on March 31 at 2 p.m. in recognition of March’s designation as National Procurement Month and to create awareness of and access to opportunities for businesses to work with the Port. The free online session is designed to educate potential and update current vendors about how to best engage with the Port and the New Orleans Public Belt Railroad (NOPB) as well as share information about upcoming projects and bid opportunities.
Port of New Orleans and New Orleans Public Belt Railroad Boards Elect Langenstein Chairman
The Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans selected new officers with the election of William H. Langenstein, III as Chairman, Charles H. Ponstein as Vice Chairman and Jack C. Jensen, Jr. as Secretary-Treasurer during the March 25 monthly Board meeting.