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Port adds container service

The Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore has been added to an existing international container service with the Mediterranean Shipping Co. that will include port visits between Asia and the Panama Canal, as well as the U.S. and the Suez Canal. The MSC Santana service will now include port calls in Baltimore and Boston, as well […]

Posted inBusiness News

Ports garners federal funding for rail infrastructure

The Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore will receive $15.6 million from the Federal Railroad Administration Consolidated Rail and Infrastructure Safety Improvements program for its Rail Capacity Modernization Project.  The project will reconstruct and update the Seagirt Marine Terminal’s intermodal rail yard infrastructure and support increased demand for double-stacked trains of containerized cargo to markets […]

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State welcomes new container shipping line service to port 

The state of Maryland welcomed the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore’s newest container line service, the ZIM e-Commerce Baltimore Express (ZXB) from China and Southeast Asia. ZXB, part of Israel-based ZIM Shipping Lines, will begin service with bi-weekly frequency and build up to weekly within a few months.  The addition of ZXB complements the […]

Posted inAnne Arundel County

Avelo announces two nonstops from BWI

Avelo Airlines will begin serving two new routes from BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport with nonstop service to Orlando and Wilmington, N.C. Introductory one-way fares from BWI Marshall to Wilmington International Airport and Orlando International Airport will start at $29. “We are seeing growing demand for air service from BWI to Orlando and Wilmington, and Avelo’s […]