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  • 22 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Northwest Seaport Alliance, a marine cargo operating partnership of the ports of Seattle and Tacoma, needs to conduct an additional environmental review required by the State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) so as to move forward with its plans to modernizing Terminal 5 and making it “big ship ready”, capable of meeting growing marine cargo industry needs. The […]

  • 22 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Northwest Seaport Alliance, a marine cargo operating partnership of the ports of Seattle and Tacoma, needs to conduct an additional environmental review required by the State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) so as to move forward with its plans to modernizing Terminal 5 and making it “big ship ready”, capable of meeting growing marine cargo industry needs. The […]

  • 3 August 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is seeking public comment on the Seattle Harbor Navigation Improvement Project Draft Feasibility Report and Environmental Assessment released yesterday. The Corps and the Port of Seattle have agreed on a tentatively selected plan of -57’ Mean Lower Low Water (MLLW) for both the East and West Waterways. This depth will […]

  • 5 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    Commissioners from the U.S. ports of Tacoma and Seattle formally launched The Northwest Seaport Alliance on August 4, unifying the two ports’ marine cargo terminal investments, operations, planning and marketing to strengthen the Puget Sound gateway and attract more marine cargo to the region. The launch of The Northwest Seaport Alliance comes after the U.S. Federal Maritime […]

  • 5 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    Commissioners from the U.S. ports of Tacoma and Seattle formally launched The Northwest Seaport Alliance on August 4, unifying the two ports’ marine cargo terminal investments, operations, planning and marketing to strengthen the Puget Sound gateway and attract more marine cargo to the region. The launch of The Northwest Seaport Alliance comes after the U.S. Federal Maritime […]

  • 9 April 2019

    ZIM is expanding its presence at the NWSA by joining the 2M Transpacific service.

  • 25 February 2018

    A giant ship carrying four of the West Coast’s largest container cranes arrives in Tacoma.

  • 20 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA) has seen another busy month as December’s full import volumes recorded their highest for the month over the last five years. Following a solid November for full international imports and exports, NWSA said it delivered another strong month in December with 14 percent and 6 percent increases, respectively, compared with December 2015. The […]

  • 21 April 2017

    The Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA), comprised of the ports of Seattle and Tacoma, said that it has recorded the strongest first quarter international container volumes since 2005, which was a record-breaking year for the ports. From January to March 2017, NWSA’s full imports reached 351,607 TEUs, up more than 13 percent compared to the same period […]

  • 28 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    The fourth-largest container gateway in North America, the Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA) witnessed its year-to-date volumes increase by 7 percent. Full import volumes for the six-month period ended June 30 were up 7 percent to 694,175 TEUs, while full exports grew 2 percent to 476,745 TEUs. At the same time, international container volume, including empties, […]

  • 19 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Northwest Seaport Alliance, a marine cargo operating partnership of the ports of Seattle and Tacoma, saw container volumes surpass the 3 million mark in October, a 5 percent increase year to date. Containerized exports fueled the growth, posting a 9 percent gain over October 2014. Import volumes declined slightly, signaling the end of the […]

  • 9 March 2018

    The Northwest Seaport Alliance raised concerns about new tariffs on imported steel and aluminum.

  • 9 October 2018
    Business & Finance

    The Kota Pekarang is PIL’s first vessel to call the harbor since 2014.

  • 22 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Contractors will begin driving test piles at the Northwest Seaport Alliance Terminal 5 in Seattle the first week of January. The installation will last through March. The pile driving and testing is part of the design phase of the terminal’s improvements. Test results could help reduce the final number of piles required and refine the depth of […]

  • 19 January 2018

    NWSA international container volumes increased by 4 percent in 2017 and were the fourth highest in its history. 

  • 3 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    NWSA starts preparing to welcome containership giants; authorizes Terminal 5 construction and lease agreements.

  • 20 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    Container volumes through The Northwest Seaport Alliance, jointly launched by the ports of Seattle and Tacoma on August 4, marked a growth of nearly 8 percent in July 2015 compared to July 2014, the ports said in their monthly stats. Through the first seven months of the year, the NWSA has handled nearly 2.1 million […]

  • 17 December 2015

    The Northwest Seaport Alliance, a marine cargo operating partnership of the ports of Seattle and Tacoma, saw container volumes grow by 6 percent year to date in November, making this the ninth consecutive month of growth. Containerized exports improved by 11 percent to 1.2 million TEUs on the strength of Washington state’s agricultural sector, the alliance said. Containerized imports rose […]

  • 23 November 2016

    This October, The Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA) recorded the strongest full load import and export container volumes for the month since 2012.  Year to date, imports for October rose to 117,665 TEUs from 106,236 TEUs seen in the same month last year, an increase of 11 percent. In addition, October exports stood at 88,763 TEUs, […]

  • 22 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    The Orion Group Holdings has won a $160 million contract from the Port of Seattle, Washington, for the construction of The Northwest Seaport Alliance’s Terminal 5 Improvements Project. The Orion’s scope on the project includes the rehabilitation and strengthening of the existing wharf at Terminal 5, including berth deepening and electrical upgrades, as well as […]

  • 7 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Northwest Seaport Alliance has approved a USD 52 million purchase of four more container cranes to join four others already on order for Husky Terminal in the South Harbor. Additionally, the alliance approved of an additional investment of USD 2.9 million in Seattle and Tacoma terminal improvements at Terminal 18 in the North Harbor and the […]

  • 11 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    The US ports of Tacoma and Seattle have issued a draft of the final agreement to form a Northwest Seaport Alliance and unify the two ports’ marine cargo terminal investments, operations, planning and marketing.  The agreement outlines the Alliance’s governance charter, management and financial structures, a transition plan and a business development strategy. While the ports […]