Against the odds: Plaquemines – heavy project swiftly tiptoeing to success
A fast buck for fast development
Waterways Journal reports:
After almost six years working exclusively with the Plaquemines Port Harbor & Terminal District (PPHTD) to develop a new intermodal container terminal on the Lower Mississippi River near West Pointe à la Hache, La., and deploy a fleet of inland container vessels to connect that port to Midwest markets, American Patriot Holdings (APH) has canceled its exclusivity agreement.
Now, APH is moving ahead with Phase 1 plans to build the first four of its inland container vessels and has ...