Port Manatee

Port Manatee receives first Carver Maritime shipment

For Full Story: American Journal of Transportation Article By: Staff   Port Manatee has received its first shipment for its newest terminal operator, Carver Maritime Manatee LLC, with arrival Wednesday [Feb. 6] of a ship bringing nearly 50,000 tons of raw material to be used in Florida cement manufacturing. Officials Read More

Port Manatee

Cargo traffic and passengers increase at Port Manatee and airport

For Full Story: The Herald-Tribune Article By: Dale White   “Tremendous.” In separate presentations to the Manatee Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, Port Manatee Executive Director Carlos Buqueras and Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport Chief Executive Rick Piccolo used the same superlative to describe how their transportation hubs fared in 2018. Combined, the Read More

Lakeland airport wins state grant to help build $40M+ intermodal project

For Full Story: Tampa Bay Business Journal Article By: Veronica Brezina-Smith   The city of Lakeland’s state funding application for Lakeland Linder Regional Airport for a project that will attract new companies to the city has won support. The city was one of six recipients announced in January for more than $18 Read More