Posted on: December 1, 2016

Bee-lieve It! We Got Honey!

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Beekeepers from the Olympia Beekeepers Association (OBA) re-introduced two new colonies of bees at the Olympia Regional Airport in April. Around 30,000 bees were installed into two hives.

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Posted on: October 3, 2016

Port of Olympia to Pursue Green Marine Certification

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Port of Olympia is proud to announce it has joined the Green Marine environmental certification program, making it one of the first 40 Port Authorities to do so globally and, following the Seaport Alliance and Port of Longview, the third regional Port.

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Posted on: September 30, 2016

Port of Olympia Completes Greenhouse Gas Inventory

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As part of its continuing focus on sustainability, the Port of Olympia has completed a baseline inventory of greenhouse gas emissions generated by Port activities at its downtown and airport facilities.

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Port Staff Safety Incident

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At approximately 3:45PM on Thursday a Port of Olympia staff member was harassed in his vehicle along Columbia Street between 4th and 5th Streets in downtown Olympia.

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Bee-lieve It! We Got Honey!

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Beekeepers from the Olympia Beekeepers Association (OBA) re-introduced two new colonies of bees at the Olympia Regional Airport in April. Around 30,000 bees were installed into two hives.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Port Statement on Rail Blockade

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On the morning of November 18, local law enforcement removed a group of individuals creating a blockade located on a privately owned rail line in downtown Olympia.

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Posted on: November 21, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Port Pegasus

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The Port Pegasus, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on November 22, 2016. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around December 1, 2016.

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Posted on: November 16, 2016

Port Statement on Rail Blockade

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The Port of Olympia is continuing to monitor a blockage located on a privately-owned rail line outside of Port facilities, where protestors have essentially halted interstate commerce for Port and other local business customers.

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Posted on: November 15, 2016

Barge Brings Revenue

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The Tagiuk Provider, a 205 foot deck barge, is expected to arrive in Olympia this week for a six month layberth and refit.

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Posted on: November 4, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Global Endeavor

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The Global Endeavor, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on November 8, 2016. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around November 14, 2016.

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Posted on: November 1, 2016

Get Social with the Port of Olympia

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The Port is connected to the world by air, land and sea, but we want to be able to connect with you personally through social media. You can find the Port on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to keep up with the latest news, events and inside stories.

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Posted on: October 31, 2016

Port Administrative Offices Vandalized

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Over the weekend, the Port of Olympia administrative offices were vandalized. Windows were broken and a brick wall on the building was spray painted. As a result, the Port is increasing security measures to help prevent future incidents.

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Posted on: October 28, 2016

Welcoming The Expected Arrival Of The Kiwi Trader

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The Kiwi Trader, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on October 30, 2016. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around November 4, 2016.

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Posted on: October 13, 2016

Port Commission Invites Applicants For Citizens Advisory Committee – Application Deadline October 26

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The Port of Olympia Commission is seeking applicants for the Citizens Advisory Committee. The Committee comprises 9-12 citizen volunteers who meet monthly, or as needed, to address assignments from the Commission. The application deadline is 10/26/2016.

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Posted on: October 3, 2016

Port of Olympia to Pursue Green Marine Certification

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Port of Olympia is proud to announce it has joined the Green Marine environmental certification program, making it one of the first 40 Port Authorities to do so globally and, following the Seaport Alliance and Port of Longview, the third regional Port.

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Posted on: September 30, 2016

Port of Olympia Completes Greenhouse Gas Inventory

Carbon Cycle

As part of its continuing focus on sustainability, the Port of Olympia has completed a baseline inventory of greenhouse gas emissions generated by Port activities at its downtown and airport facilities.

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Posted on: September 28, 2016

Port Commission Invites Applicants For Citizens Advisory Committee

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The Port of Olympia Commission is seeking applicants for the Port of Olympia Citizens Advisory Committee. The Citizens Advisory Committee comprises 9-12 citizen volunteers who meet monthly, or as needed, to address assignments from the Commission.

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Posted on: September 26, 2016

Commission Approves Marine Fueling Station at Swantown Marina

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The Port Commission approved the construction of a Marine Fueling Station at Swantown Marina at its September 12 Commission meeting. Anderson Environmental Contracting, LLC was awarded the construction contract with a bid of $2,102,539.

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Posted on: September 21, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Star Lysefjord

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The Star Lysefjord is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on September 22, 2016. After unloading cargo (bagged proppants), it's scheduled to depart around September 25, 2016.

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Posted on: September 21, 2016

Cleanwater Centre Rebuilding Project Underway

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The Port is underway with a vigorous Campus Rebuilding Program for the Cleanwater Centre Campus, previously named the Tumwater Town Center Campus. The campus consists of ten buildings, with parking, situated on 9.5 acres along Tumwater Boulevard.

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Posted on: September 13, 2016

Port Schedules Listening Session on Military Cargo on September 19th

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The Port is holding a listening session to hear ideas on the best way to keep the public, law enforcement, customers, workers, military personnel and all concerned safe if and when the Port is called upon to facilitate the movement of military cargo.

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Posted on: September 12, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Ince Atlantic

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The Ince Atlantic is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on September 13, 2016. After unloading cargo, it is expected to depart around September 19, 2016.

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Posted on: June 28, 2016

Capitol Lake/Deschutes Estuary Workgroup

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A workgroup made up of representatives from Squaxin Island Tribe, cities of Olympia and Tumwater, Thurston County and the Port is holding monthly meetings to make progress on the long-term management of Capitol Lake. The meetings are open to the public.

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Posted on: September 21, 2016

Cleanwater Centre Rebuilding Project Underway

Cleanwater Centre Proposed Future

The Port is underway with a vigorous Campus Rebuilding Program for the Cleanwater Centre Campus, previously named the Tumwater Town Center Campus. The campus consists of ten buildings, with parking, situated on 9.5 acres along Tumwater Boulevard.

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Posted on: November 21, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Port Pegasus

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The Port Pegasus, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on November 22, 2016. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around December 1, 2016.

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Posted on: November 15, 2016

Barge Brings Revenue

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The Tagiuk Provider, a 205 foot deck barge, is expected to arrive in Olympia this week for a six month layberth and refit.

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Posted on: November 4, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Global Endeavor

Global Endeavor

The Global Endeavor, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on November 8, 2016. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around November 14, 2016.

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Posted on: October 28, 2016

Welcoming The Expected Arrival Of The Kiwi Trader

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The Kiwi Trader, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on October 30, 2016. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around November 4, 2016.

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Posted on: October 3, 2016

Port of Olympia to Pursue Green Marine Certification

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Port of Olympia is proud to announce it has joined the Green Marine environmental certification program, making it one of the first 40 Port Authorities to do so globally and, following the Seaport Alliance and Port of Longview, the third regional Port.

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Posted on: September 21, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Star Lysefjord

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The Star Lysefjord is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on September 22, 2016. After unloading cargo (bagged proppants), it's scheduled to depart around September 25, 2016.

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Posted on: September 12, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Ince Atlantic

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The Ince Atlantic is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on September 13, 2016. After unloading cargo, it is expected to depart around September 19, 2016.

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Posted on: September 12, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Ince Atlantic

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The Ince Atlantic is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on September 13, 2016. After unloading cargo, it is expected to depart around September 19, 2016.

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

Holiday Open House

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Come join us for some holiday cheer! Swantown is hosting an open house at the Harbor Office on December 21st.

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Posted on: September 26, 2016

Commission Approves Marine Fueling Station at Swantown Marina

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The Port Commission approved the construction of a Marine Fueling Station at Swantown Marina at its September 12 Commission meeting. Anderson Environmental Contracting, LLC was awarded the construction contract with a bid of $2,102,539.

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