Paul Bunyan Barge
The Paul Bunyan barge is expected to arrive at Port of Olympia’s Marine Terminal to discharge logs on Wednesday, July 14, 2010.
Barge: Paul Bunyan Origin: Canada Destination: Japan Board Footage: 1.5 million board feet estimated Customer: Weyerhaeuser Est’d Total Terminal Hours: 456 Hours* Total Barge Working Shifts: One 8-hour shift [...]
Clerical workers who struck the nation’s busiest port complex for 11 days returned to work Monday after arbitrators’ rulings said their union was negotiating in bad faith with shipping companies.
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The massive restocking that [...]
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