HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 3, 2018--Witness the arrival of Port Houston's newest Super Post-Panamax cranes as they complete their 90-day journey from Shanghai, China arriving to Port Houston’s Bayport Container Terminal as their final destination. These three Super Post-Panamax Ship-to-Shore cranes standing more than 25 stories tall will arrive to the terminal with booms fully raised onboard a vessel providing a majestic visual.

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Three new Super Post-Panamax cranes en route to Barbours Cut Container Terminal in 2017 (Photo: Business Wire)

About Port Houston

For more than 100 years, the port has owned and operated the public wharves and terminals of the Port of Houston – the nation’s largest port for foreign waterborne tonnage and an essential economic engine for the Houston region, the state of Texas, and the nation. It supports the creation of nearly 1.175 million jobs in Texas and 2.7 million jobs nationwide, and economic activity totaling almost $265 billion in Texas – 16 percent of Texas’ total gross domestic product – and more than $617 billion in economic impact across the nation. For more information, visit Port Houston’s website at: .

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CONTACT: Port Houston

Lisa Ashley, Director, Media Relations

Office: 713-670-2644; Mobile: 832-247-8179

E-mail:lashley@poha.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA TEXAS

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT TRANSPORT MARITIME RAIL TRUCKING OTHER TRANSPORT LOGISTICS/SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT RETAIL

SOURCE: Port Houston

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