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BRG Steams Ahead Breaking Record in 2020
The Brownsville & Rio Grande International Railway (BRG) ended 2020 riding an all-time high with 51,115 loaded railcars handled at the Port of Brownsville throughout the year. This marks a 24
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Container-On-Barge Service Connects Texas With Florida
BY STEVE CLARK / The Brownsville Herald Article published Thursday, January 28, 2021

A persistent shortage of truck drivers in the United States has helped pry open a window of

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2020 Year In Review Highlights
The year 2020 brought many challenges to our port family and community. Despite these hurdles, the Port of Brownsville staff, tenants and business partners were able to navigate these rough
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Dominion Energy Continues Development of First Jones Act Compliant Offshore Wind Turbine Installation Vessel
    RICHMOND, Va.Dec. 16, 2020  -- Dominion Energy announced it has reached a major milestone – the keel laying – in the construction of the first Jones Act compliant
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Houston, Texas, Dec. 17, 2020 -- Texas LNG Brownsville LLC has entered into a long-term lease agreement with the Port of Brownsville, successfully securing the Texas LNG export project

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PORT PROGRESS: 2020 was a Year of Milestones
BY STEVE CLARK/ The Brownsville Herald Article published Sunday,  January  3, 2021 Port of Brownsville officials have reasons to look back on 2020 with fondness despite the difficulties posed by the pandemic. The port
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Sixth U.S. Navy Ship to be Recycled in 2020 Arrives at Port
The USS Stephen W. Groves has completed her final journey to International Shipbreaking Ltd.’s  facility at the Port of Brownsville where she will be recycled. Her arrival marks the sixth
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This Year, ‘Thank You’ Means More
By Sergio Tito Lopez/Brownsville Navigation District Chairman Saying “thank you” is an often-underrated privilege, but 2020 requires an extra note of appreciation to those who continue to drive remarkable success at
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Mexican Steel Mill to Benefit Brownsville
BY STEVE CLARK / The Brownsville Herald Article published Sunday,  November 8, 2020  

A major steel mill expansion in Nuevo Leon, Mexico, is expected to have a big impact on the