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Construction Completed, PortMiami Dedicates Tunnel Last Updated: July 24, 2014  
May 19, 2014 - After nearly four years of construction, there was a dedication ceremony held today signifying the completion of the PortMiami Tunnel.



Seaboard Marine Jamaica Wins 7th Straight JEA Award Last Updated: July 24, 2014  
July 03, 2014 - Seaboard Marine (Jamaica) has once again been recognized by the Jamaican Exporters Association (JEA).For the seventh consecutive year, our office in Jamaica are being acknowledge by this esteemed organization.



Seaboard Marine Participates in League Against Cancer Telethon Last Updated: July 08, 2014  
June 02, 2014 - As part of our commitment to play an active, positive role in the communities where we live, work and do business, Seaboard Marine once again participated in the League Against Cancer’s (La Liga Contra El Cancer) annual fundraiser.



Houston Ship Channel Fully Re-Opened Last Updated: March 31, 2014  
March 28, 2014 - (Final update: 3:00p CDT). The U.S. Coast Guard is now allowing transit of all vessels through the Houston Ship Channel with no restrictions.



Berthing Improvements at PortMiami Last Updated: March 13, 2014  
March 13, 2014 - Contractors recently began construction of a new 650’ bulkhead adjacent to the Seaboard Marine terminal at PortMiami.



Two New Cranes at Seaboard’s PortMiami Terminal Last Updated: March 08, 2014  
March 10, 2014 - As a part of a broad strategy to improve both productivity and capacity at its PortMiami facility, Seaboard Marine has added two more new Liebherr-built LHM550 cranes to its terminal operations.



Important Notice Regarding M/V MARCHASER, VOYAGE 187 Last Updated: March 08, 2014  
March 08, 2014 - As a result of the closing of the Mississippi River and other extenuating circumstances beyond the control of Seaboard Marine, the sailing schedule of the M/V Marchaser, voyage 187, remains delayed.



Operations Impacted at Puerto Cortes, Honduras Last Updated: February 28, 2014  
February 28, 2014 - The workers that belong to Transportistas Unitarios de Honduras, which provides inland transportation to certain shipping companies in Puerto Cortes, went on strike earlier this week but such strike has been officially suspended as representatives continue to meet with government and port officials.



Seaboard Marine Sponsors Food For The Poor’s Efforts in Haiti Last Updated: February 06, 2014  
February 03, 2014 - Pleased to share in their commitment to international relief in the Caribbean and Latin America, Seaboard Marine was a proud sponsor of Food For The Poor’s 19th Annual Building Hope Gala.



Seaboard Marine Signs 267,400SF Lease Renewal in Medley, Florida Last Updated: January 23, 2014  
January 23, 2014 - Seaboard Marine has signed a 267,400 square-foot industrial lease renewal including a 64,000-square-foot expansion at its current warehouse and office facility in Medley, Florida.



Leda Trader Sails Today from Miami Last Updated: January 22, 2014  
January 22, 2014 - The M/V Leda Trader (v.4002S) sailed late this afternoon from PortMiami and is expected to arrive in Manzanillo, Panama the morning of January 26.



New Gates at Seaboard Marine’s PortMiami Terminal Last Updated: January 09, 2014  
January 06, 2014 - Seaboard Marine’s new gate complex at its PortMiami terminal successfully opened this morning.



Seaboard Marine Provides Toys to Hospitalized Children Last Updated: January 06, 2014  
December 26, 2013 - For the past 23 years, Seaboard Marine has supported the Jackson Memorial Toy Drive by collecting toys and monetary contributions from employees, then delivering them directly to the less fortunate children.



World BASC Organization Honors Seaboard Marine for Continued Support Last Updated: November 07, 2013  
November 06, 2013 - The World Business Alliance for Secure Commerce (BASC) Organization presented a plaque to Seaboard Marine, yesterday, for its support and contributions in promoting security and economic prosperity throughout the Caribbean and the Americas.



Seaboard Marine and Crowley Announce Vessel Sharing Agreement in Central America Last Updated: October 30, 2013  
October 30, 2013 - Seaboard Marine and Crowley Maritime today announced a new vessel sharing agreement that will provide customers of both companies with reliable, weekly service on larger ships between South Florida, Costa Rica and Panama.



Seaboard Marine Upgrades WCSA Services Last Updated: September 12, 2013  
September 12, 2013 - Seaboard Marine’s South American division this week rolled out a new fixed-day arrival and departure schedule to and from all main ports on the West Coast South America (WCSA) service.



Seaboard Marine Works to Raise Awareness for Fading Plant Species Last Updated: August 27, 2013  
August 27, 2013 - An event organized recently in Santiago, Dominican Republic by the Dominican Association of Environment & Agriculture made the local news.



Seaboard Marine Wins “Quest for Quality” Award. Last Updated: August 20, 2013  
August 20, 2013 - Logistics Management’s annual survey is regarded as the transportation industry’s most relevant measure of customer satisfaction and performance excellence.



Florida Governor Scott Visits Seaboard Marine Last Updated: May 15, 2013  
May 14, 2013 - Florida Governor Rick Scott visited the Seaboard Marine terminal at PortMiami this morning and spoke about the jobs to be created by legislation he just signed that will eliminate sales taxes for equipment purchased by Florida manufacturers.



Seaboard Receives 674 New 40-foot Refrigerated Containers Last Updated: February 07, 2013  
January 24, 2013 - Seaboard Marine has recently received 340 new 40-foot refrigerated (reefer) high-cube containers. The reefers, which will be used throughout the Seaboard Marine network, were delivered in Santo Tomas, Guatemala last week in preparation for the peak perishables season.



Potential Port Delays in Honduras Last Updated: November 20, 2012  
November 20, 2012 - Seaboard Marine would like to advise its customers who ship via Honduras that under the weight of a mobile shore crane, one of the key piers in Puerto Cortes, Honduras recently sustained damage and presently remains inoperable.



New Service from Port of Miami to Mexico Last Updated: November 09, 2012  
November 09, 2012 - Seaboard Marine is pleased to announce the launching of a new weekly service commencing on Thursday November 15th to/from Port Miami and Puerto Morelos, Mexico.



Hurricane Sandy. Important Notice. Port of New York/New Jersey Last Updated: November 01, 2012  
October 31, 2012 - As a result of the impact of Hurricane Sandy in the Port of New York/New Jersey area, Port Authority Officials have closed all port terminal facilities and the harbor is currently closed to vessel traffic. It is not yet known when these facilities and the harbor will reopen.



Seaboard Marine Supports Jamaican Youth Leadership Program Last Updated: September 13, 2012  
September 14, 2012 - Seaboard Marine proudly sponsored the recent annual 2012 Summer Youth Leadership program in Kingston, Jamaica. With the guidance of Seaboard Marine Vice President, Stephen Bell, and his wife, EXIM Bank Managing Director Lisa Bell, a week long program was developed to help promising Jamaican teenagers learn about leadership.



Seaboard Honored for Quality by Logistics Management Last Updated: September 07, 2012  
September 04, 2012 - Seaboard Marine was recently honored by Logistics Management in their 29th annual “Quest for Quality” as the second best ocean carrier in overall performance.



New Orleans Fully Open After Isaac Last Updated: September 04, 2012  
September 03, 2012 - The Port of New Orleans has resumed full operations.



Hurricane Isaac. Important Notice. New Orleans and Houston Cargo. Last Updated: August 30, 2012  
August 30, 2012 - As a result of the impact of Hurricane Isaac in the New Orleans area, the U.S. Coast Guard has not yet reopened the port waterways.



Notice of Force Majeure. Haiti Earhquake Last Updated: January 21, 2010  
January 16, 2010 - Due to the damage and disruption cause by the January 12, 2010 earthquake in Haiti