Port of Hueneme prioritizes fiscal responsibility by pre-funding retiree health benefits

June 12, 2018 – The Port of Hueneme continues to reduce unfunded liability by contributing another $500,000 to the Oxnard Harbor District’s account with the California Employers’ Retiree Benefit Trust (CERBT). This money is in addition to the $500,000 pre-funded last July.

“This pre-funding is a result of the fiscal prudency exercised by the Port read more

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MAST 2018

Port Celebrates World Trade Week with Innovation in Trade and Technology Expo

On the heels of National Maritime Day, the Port hosted “World Trade and Innovation” on May 23, 2018 — an event to celebrate its 5th annual Maritime Advanced Systems and Technologies (MAST) Expo together with trade partners, and highlighting World Trade Week.

During the event, the Port collaborated with Naval Base Ventura County, EDC-VC, and read more

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Port Joins State and Local Officials, Assemblymember Irwin and VCTC to Celebrate the Funding of the Rice Ave. Overpass Project on the Occasion of National Maritime Day

Port Joins State and Local Officials to Celebrate the Funding of the Rice Ave. Overpass Project

On May 22, 2018, Jacqui Irwin and state and local leaders convened to celebrate the new funding allocated to construct the Rice Avenue Grade Separation Overpass Project in Oxnard.

The Port gives major accolades to Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin for securing $70 million funding for this important project. “Last year, during transportation funding discussions, I read more

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Spring 2018 Dock Talk

The Port’s Spring 2018 Dock Talk

The Spring 2018 issue of Dock Talk focuses on Innovation and Technology, and how our Port and customers use cutting edge technology to help make cargo move! (Download as PDF)

Watch a short video about Yara and the Port of Hueneme!

In this issue:

Message from Mary Anne Rooney, President, Board of Harbor Commissioners
Welcome from Kristin Decas, read more

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Port Breaks Ground on Intermodal Infrastructure Project

On May 11, joined by community members and project stakeholders, the Port of Hueneme celebrated the groundbreaking of the Terminal Paving Improvement phase of their Intermodal Infrastructure Project. The project is possible in large part thank to a $1.5 million of grant awarded from the United States Economic Development Administration (EDA).

Congresswoman Julia Brownley.

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Happy Earth Day 2018 – The Port Celebrates Its Diverse Ecosystem

The Port is proud to be a part of the unique ecosystem thriving in our local community. As a leader in environmental sustainable business practices for the region, the Port takes pride in being a good neighbor to all species who call Port Hueneme home. On any given day, onlookers can spot harbor seals read more

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The Port of Hueneme gives back in partnership with Habitat for Humanity

The Port of Hueneme not only makes cargo move, they also take pride in giving back to the community. On Friday, April 13, 2018, the Port’s staff partnered with Habitat for Humanity in building six new homes in the La Colonia community of Oxnard. These new homes are a part of Habitat’s effort to read more

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The Port Hueneme and the Military: A Strong Partnership   

With the support of local businesses and the community, Richard Bard (The Father of the Port) welcomed customers to the Port of the Hueneme on July 4, 1940. Commerce was just starting to take off at the Port with lumber carriers, farmers, and fishermen utilizing the then 322-acre port, when War broke out in read more

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Oxnard Harbor District’s Leadership Looks Toward Expanding Exports and Strengthening Community Relationships in 2018

March 13, 2018 — The Port of Hueneme welcomes new leadership as the Board of Harbor Commissioners named officers for the 2018 year. Mary Anne Rooney was unanimously voted to serve as President, marking the second time she has led the Board in this capacity.

Rooney was first elected to the Board of Harbor Commissioners read more

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Calling all California High School Seniors! We’ve Got a Scholarship Contest – $1000 Prize

Port of Hueneme, California, March 6, 2018 — The California Association of Ports (CAPA) announces the first ever California Ports Day Scholarship Contest. Ventura County high school students are encouraged to participate.

As a member of CAPA, the Port of Hueneme encourages participation in the Scholarship Contest. The contest is open to high school seniors who read more

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