Port Log Summer 2017

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Director’s Log

The first quarter of 2017 has been a busy one for the Port of South Louisiana. Total throughput increased by 21% in the first...

River Parishes Light up the Mississippi

River Road, the byway in Louisiana that follows the Mississippi as it carves through the fertile soil between Baton Rouge and New Orleans, is...

Meet the Secretary

Appointee Brings Fresh Perspective to the DOTD

Meet the Plant Manager

Director of Gulf Operations for Bunge North America oversees logistics, production and manpower at the Port of South Louisiana with a new dock to facilitate enhancements in the global producer-to-consumer food chain.

Customized Solutions

Building 19 expansion at Globalplex Intermodal Facility helps streamline client operations

First Annual St. John Parish Aviation Awareness Day

The Port hosted a Guys Achieving Goals - sponsored event where over 160 area children were exposed to the aviation industry and given the opportunity to go up in an airplane with one of the volunteer pilots.
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Effective to the Corps

The link between the Consular Corps and Louisiana

The Graders of the Grain

Before all of America’s grain agricultural exports leave the mouth of the Mississippi River, they must first be inspected and weighed by the Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration’s Federal Grain Inspection Service

Same Mission, New Methods

A pioneering organization copied many times over across the globe, the World Trade Center of New Orleans uses modern avenues and initiatives to aid the international trade efforts of local businesses.

Champions of the Waterways

Dedicated to advocating for the modernization of lock and dam infrastructure on the nation’s inland waterways, Waterways Council, Inc. (WCI) tirelessly does what it can to shape policy and initiatives that benefit maritime commerce and the marine environment, simultaneously.

Planting a Seed

Shell engineer brings S.T.E.M. education and resources to West Africa


The Port of South Louisiana participated with St. John Parish in promoting IEDC’s National Economic Development week.  (L-R)  Vincent Caire, Port of South Louisiana...
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Final Frame

From behind the lens, Iowa Public Television cameraman captures the importance of dredging the Mississippi River. The video can be seen at Portsl.com

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