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3:11 am on Friday January 29, 2010

New plans for Charleston Port finally ready

Image by TheGoodReverend from FlickrAfter months of planning with the city, the South Carolina Ports Authority is finally unveiling their concept for a new cruise terminal at a community meeting on February 9th. Read more stories on this subject in...
10:20 am on Saturday October 3, 2009

Work to begin on passenger terminal area at port

Image by Flickr user McNamara Images Image by 20091003-port.jpg Work is set to begin Thursday, October 8, on the State Ports Authority's passenger terminal and surrounding land in downtown Charleston. There will be a little public-speaker fanfare,...
10:35 am on Thursday September 17, 2009

Carnival Cruise Line adding year-round cruises out of downtown port

Image by Flickr user afagen Image by 20090917-carnival.jpg The 2,056-passenger Carnival Fantasy is expected to cary some 140,000 people through Charleston's port. President and CEO of the S.C. State Ports Authority announced today that Carnival...
2:06 pm on Tuesday September 15, 2009

S.C. Ports Authority settles on firm to redesign downtown passenger terminal

Image by Flickr user DavidographyImage by 20090915-port.jpg The South Carolina Ports Authority has chosen Cooper, Robertson and Partners urban design firm to update the nine acres in downtown Charleston including the port's passenger terminal. The...
5:14 am on Wednesday July 22, 2009

State Ports Authority projects 20% drop in container volume

Image by Flickr user Mr. T in DCImage by 20090722-container.jpg The South Carolina Ports Authority has projected a nearly 20 percent drop in container volume for the upcoming fiscal year.  Read more stories on this subject in our port topic page....
8:30 am on Tuesday June 23, 2009

Newsome named new CEO of SC Ports Authority

It is official, Jim Newsome has been named the new CEO of the South Carolina Ports Authority. The Post and Courier has the full story.