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SC Ports Authority
August 08, 2019 - 11:00 am
CHARLESTON, SC — AUG. 8, 2019 — South Carolina Ports Authority saw a strong start to fiscal year 2020, recording its busiest July in Port history at container terminals and inland ports. SCPA handled 210,542 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) at the Wando Welch and North Charleston...
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CPW PIC Alison Rauch
July 30, 2019 - 9:06 am
Press Release from the Greer Commisson of Public Works Public Information Coordinator, Alison Rauch: GREER – The Greer Commission of Public Works was recently awarded the Gold System Operational Achievement Recognition (SOAR) award by the American Public Gas Association (APGA). “Our staff has...
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July 19, 2019 - 4:39 pm
Munich . Oliver Zipse will assume the role of Chairman of the Board of Management of BMW AG effective on 16 August 2019. The company’s Supervisory Board made this decision today during its meeting in Spartanburg, South Carolina (USA). Zipse will succeed Harald Krüger, who informed the Chairman of...
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SC Ports Authority
July 18, 2019 - 10:10 am
CHARLESTON, SC — JULY 17, 2019 — South Carolina Ports Authority reports another successful year, handling record cargo volumes, rail moves and inland port activity in fiscal year 2019. SCPA handled nearly 2.4 million twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) from July 2018 through June 30, an 8...
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SC Ports Authority
June 20, 2019 - 10:35 am
CHARLESTON, SC – JUNE 19, 2019 – South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) recognizes 25 delegates for completing the 2018-2019 Port Ambassador Program, which provides participants a deep understanding of the connection between the Port of Charleston and South Carolina’s thriving business community...
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June 13, 2019 - 3:50 pm
It may just be getting into summer, but Greenville is already thinking about the fall. Fall for Greenville to be exact. Fall for Greenville board members have announced that Bank of America, one of the largest financial services companies in the U.S., is the new title sponsor for the 2019 festival...
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PR Newswire
June 12, 2019 - 11:46 am
Greenville based Michelin North America has announced the appointment of a new chairman and president. Image: Michelin Alexis Garcin, who has been with the company for 17 years, will take on the new role. He will be responsible for sales, marketing, quality, technical development and supply chain...
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SC Ports Authority
June 11, 2019 - 10:06 am
CHARLESTON, SC – June 11, 2019 - Today South Carolina Ports Authority reported its strongest May on record, with 204,457 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) handled last month. Fiscal year-to-date TEU volume is up 9.7 percent, with 2,192,689 TEUs handled since the Port’s fiscal year began...
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Image: Joshua Lott/Getty Images
June 05, 2019 - 3:17 pm
Someone is out to steal your credit card information and this time, it happened at some gas pumps in Greenville. Greenville police say that all of the pumps at the Sunoco gas station at 1601 Augusta Street were shut down after skimming devices were found on the machines. Police were called out...
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May 31, 2019 - 10:55 am
SIMPSONVILLE, SC – LCV Jalisco Inc. – a restaurant based in Simpsonville, South Carolina – has paid $92,670 in back wages to nine employees after an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD) found the employer violated the minimum wage, overtime, and recordkeeping...
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