SC Ports makes significant progress on fluidity, vessel queue

  July 1, 2024

Three berths opening at Wando Welch Terminal, July 3-14  With the support of the maritime community, South Carolina Ports is quickly working ships and reducing its vessel queue by implementing…

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ONE launches new service connecting Charleston, India

  June 27, 2024

ONE launched its new West India North America (WIN) service at the Port of Charleston with the arrival of the ONE Modern on Wednesday at Wando Welch Terminal.  A new…

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PGT Trucking opens new facilities in KY and SC to broaden operational reach

  June 10, 2024

GT Trucking, Inc., a multi-service transportation firm offering flatbed, dedicated, international and specialized solutions, announced the launch of two new facilities in Ghent, Kentucky, and Spartanburg, South Carolina, expanding the company’s operational…

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Southwest Airlines begins nonstop service to Nashville from GSP

  June 4, 2024

Today, Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) welcomed Southwest Airlines’ new nonstop service to Nashville International Airport (BNA) and increased frequency to Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI). This marks the first…

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SC Ports graduates 31 Port Ambassadors

  June 4, 2024

South Carolina Ports recently celebrated 31 professionals from across the state who completed the 2023-2024 Port Ambassador program. During day-long educational sessions held throughout the year, participants received an in-depth…

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SC Ports drives economic success in Upstate

  June 3, 2024

South Carolina Ports makes an $87 billion economic impact in South Carolina each year, and more than half of that economic benefit occurs in the Upstate. Having a world-class port…

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COMET receives multiple awards at Live United event

  May 22, 2024

The Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority (The COMET) received two awards at the Live United Awards hosted by United Way of the Midlands at Central Energy recently. The COMET’s United…

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SC Ports’ inland ports benefit cargo owners’ supply chains

  May 16, 2024

Retailers, manufacturers and agricultural producers are benefiting from South Carolina Ports’ inland port network. Inland Port Dillon and Inland Port Greer provide daily dedicated rail service to and from the…

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New D-Day exhibit at Upcountry History Museum personifies stories honoring men and women of ‘Greatest Generation’

  May 13, 2024

From best-kept secret of World War II to largest invasion of Allied air, land, and sea forces in military history, the legacy of the sixth day of the sixth month…

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GSP welcomes Breeze Airways

  May 6, 2024

Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) welcomes the arrival of Breeze Airways, marking the start of new service to the Upstate South Carolina region. The inaugural flight to Providence/Boston (PVD) took off…

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Rick Crawford from Emerger Strategies earns Sustainability Excellence Associate Credential

  April 17, 2024

Rick Crawford, from Emerger Strategies has earned the Sustainability Excellence Associate (SEA) from Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI). By obtaining this credential, Rick has demonstrated competency in the field of…

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Imports, inland ports drive 12% volume growth at SC Ports

  April 17, 2024

A 17% increase in loaded imports and strong intermodal cargo movements drove year-over-year container volume growth at South Carolina Ports, marking the most significant uptick this year. The SC Ports…

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Southwest Airlines adds new daily nonstop service to Nashville

  April 10, 2024

Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) announces that Southwest Airlines will expand service at GSP with the addition of a new daily nonstop route to Nashville International Airport (BNA) and increased frequency…

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Marinemax Charleston announces new upcoming showroom

  April 3, 2024

MarineMax Charleston is thrilled to announce the upcoming groundbreaking of its new showroom and dealership. Located on Sportsman Island Drive in Daniel Island, it will open its doors in Spring…

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SC Ports efficiently works big ships as imports increase

  March 25, 2024

South Carolina Ports seamlessly handled big ships and big move counts at Wando Welch Terminal as imports trend back up. The SC Ports team and maritime community recently moved 4,474…

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Greenlink recruiting volunteer mystery riders

  March 21, 2024

Greenlink is seeking volunteers for its pilot Mystery Rider Program. This customer service initiative aims to collect trip feedback in real-time, is intended to gather details on the complete customer…

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New food and beverage concepts available at CAE

  February 27, 2024

In an event hosted at the Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE), Carolina Concessions, LLC proudly introduced an array of new national brands to the airport. The grand opening event, held on…

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New traffic pattern – Calhoun Street improvements

  February 12, 2024

Long-planned improvements to fourteen blocks of Calhoun Street (Wayne to Harden) include resurfacing (from Wayne to Gregg), restriping, and the installation of bike accommodations.  This project includes a change in…

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SCDOT to hold public involvement meeting in Calhoun County

  February 7, 2024

SCDOT will hold a public involvement meeting on Thursday, February 22, 2024 regarding the proposed intersection improvements to US 21 (Columbia Highway) at SC 6 (Caw Caw Highway)/SC 172 (Bull…

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CAE welcomes over 1.2 million passengers, 2023 year in review

  February 5, 2024

The numbers are in and the Columbia Metropolitan Airport is excited to share that the airport welcomed 1,234,487 million passengers in 2023 – inching closer to the highest number of passengers in over a…

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CAE welcomes over 1.2 million passengers, 2023 Year in Review

  February 1, 2024

The numbers are in and the Columbia Metropolitan Airport is excited to share that the airport welcomed 1,234,487 million passengers in 2023 – inching closer to the highest number of passengers in over a…

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SC Ports sees growth in intermodal cargo in 2023

  January 22, 2024

SC Ports’ inland ports enable goods to efficiently move between the Port of Charleston and inland markets via trains. (Photo/Matthew Peacock) South Carolina Ports’ strategic focus on rail is proving…

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