Category Archives: Logistics

New gate system coming to Wando Welch Terminal

The ports authority will implement a new gate system at the Wando Welch Terminal in Mount Pleasant on Saturday. (Photo/Liz Segrist)

The State Ports Authority will implement a new gate system at the Wando Welch Terminal on Saturday. The new system should enable faster turn times and provide more information about the trucks while they are on the terminal.

Cold-storage distribution center opens in North Charleston

John Greenlee, the general manager for the Lineage cold-storage distribution center in North Charleston, talks about the layout of the 180,000-square-foot facility during a tour for visitors, customers and public officials. (Photo/Andy Owens)

The blast freezer at Lineage Logistics’ 180,000-square-foot cold storage facility keeps products at a constant 20 degrees below zero. State and local officials welcomed the addition to the import and export infrastructure of Charleston’s logistics sector.

Obama sets aside money in budget for Charleston Harbor dredging

President Barack Obama has designated $21.3 million in his fiscal year 2017 budget for major civil works projects of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Charleston District. The money is to be used for maintenance dredging, condition surveys and environmental