Author: Site Staff

Women of the Port

Port Officials met with visitors from China at the Guest House in Reserve. Pictured L-R Julia Fisher-Perrier, Director of Business Development PSL; Dr. Luke Lee; Commissioner Paul Robichaux, Chairman of PSL, Chairman John Lee, Paul Aucoin,…

Final Frame

A vessel operated by agribusiness Bunge Limited uses the ADM grain elevator in Destrehan.

TRANSPORTATION CENTER OF THE AMERICAS

The state legislature established the Port of South Louisiana in 1960 to promote commerce and industrial development along the 54-mile stretch of the Mississippi River that runs through the St. Charles, St. John and St. James tri-parish regions. Philosophy The…

The Community Effort to Protect the Coast

Can you imagine Louisiana without its coastline--or, by extension, a Louisiana without abundant wetlands and wildlife or thriving maritime industries? Neither can the Port of South Louisiana or Nicholls State University. It’s because of the critical role the coastline plays…

For the Love of Aviation

Not only is the Executive Regional Airport a hub for business and travel in the River Region, but for the past 30 years, it has been home to the Avigators, an organization for people with a passion for all things…

Port Briefs

The Port Upgrades Operational and Administrative Facilities Two new projects that will significantly improve dock operations and enhance administrative processes at the Port of South Louisiana are underway. Improvements include the acquisition of two new dock cranes, structural upgrades to…

Last Call to Apply for Walmart's 'Open Call'

BENTONVILLE, Ark. – Only days remain to apply for Walmart’s eighth annual Open Call for products made, grown or assembled in the United States. The deadline to apply is Friday, April 30. Entrepreneurs and small businesses with shelf-ready products can…