Tag Archives: infrastructure

Exploring All Rhoads to Success at LGA

By Alana Calmi, Media Relations Staff It was just after 5 p.m. on a recent Thursday evening and Chris Rhoads, the manager of airport operations at LaGuardia Airport, was engaging in one of his favorite pursuits – talking with high … Continue reading

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Replacing a Rail Bridge to Make Way for the New Goethals

By Neal Buccino, Media Relations Staff Photography by Mike Dombrowki, Port Authority Staff Sometimes, to replace an enormous bridge, you first have to replace a smaller one. The Goethals Bridge is 1.3 miles long, and currently undergoing a historic replacement. … Continue reading

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PONYNJ and the Panama Canal

By Portfolio Editor Roz Hamlett A week ago, the MOL Benefactor, the mega-sized container ship from China, berthed successfully at the Global Container Terminal in Bayonne, N.J. The Benefactor was the largest vessel ever to call upon the largest port … Continue reading

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