Port of New Orleans Container-on-Barge Service Sets New Record


Service expands shipping options to inland markets while honoring sustainability commitment to help mitigate the effects of global climate change

New Orleans Public Belt Railroad Board Awards Contract for New Transloading Industrial Park


Today, the New Orleans Public Belt Railroad (NOPB) Board of Commissioners awarded a $2,209,635 contract to Cycle Construction Company LLC for construction on the NOPB Transloading Industrial Park off Jourdan Road in New Orleans East. The completed project will provide a site for shippers to move freight more efficiently between rail and truck into America’s heartland.

Port of New Orleans Cruise Passenger Numbers Back to Pre-Pandemic Levels


The Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) finished calendar year 2023 with nearly 1.2 million cruise passenger movements and renewed commitments to the New Orleans cruise market from both oceangoing and river cruise lines.