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Chicago Tribune – Port of Victoria

Analysis: As Mississippi oil barge arbitrage window shuts, another opens (Reuters) - The brisk flow of oil barges shipping crude oil down the Mississippi has slowed to a trickle this summer, curbed by the vanishing gap in prices between inland and coastal prices. Yet...

“Victoria Barge Canal has long history” – Victoria Advocate

It operates daily, hauling in and shipping out massive loads of grain, gravel, oil and more. A load from there can make its way virtually anywhere in the world, through an intricate web of transportation. And it isn't just by waterway - railroad lines and highway also...

Area Ports Sign Cooperation Agreement

Regional cooperation is a key element in attracting new industry to the mid coast of Texas, and regional Ports have signed an agreement to work together to bring new jobs to the area. A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Victoria County Navigation District,...

First Ocean Going Vessel at Port

The first ocean going vessel to call the Port of Victoria arrived to load a unit manufactured by Valerus Compression Services, LP located at the Port. The OSV Warren Thomas is owned by Supreme Offshore Services out of Houma, LA. The unit was to be delivered to an...