John D. Porcari

White House Taps Porcari for Supply Chain Task Force Role

John D. Porcari, who served as the Obama administration’s Deputy Secretary and Chief Operating Officer of the Department of Transportation, has been named as Port Envoy to the Biden administration’s Supply Chain Disruptions Task Force.

The CMA CGM Pusan C vessel is one of the largest vessels to date that calls at Port NOLA’s current container facility at the Napoleon Avenue Container Terminal. (Port NOLA)

Port NOLA Moves Forward on New Container Terminal

The Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) reports that it is set to begin the due diligence process for a potential $1.5 billion multimodal container terminal to serve the largest container vessels calling in the Gulf of Mexico.