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Posted on: September 26, 2016

Commission Approves Marine Fueling Station at Swantown Marina

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The Port Commission approved the construction of a Marine Fueling Station at Swantown Marina at its September 12 Commission meeting. Anderson Environmental Contracting, LLC was awarded the construction contract with a bid of $2,102,539.

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Posted on: September 21, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Star Lysefjord

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The Star Lysefjord is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on September 22, 2016. After unloading cargo (bagged proppants), it's scheduled to depart around September 25, 2016.

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Posted on: September 21, 2016

Cleanwater Centre Rebuilding Project Underway

Cleanwater Centre Proposed Future

The Port is underway with a vigorous Campus Rebuilding Program for the Cleanwater Centre Campus, previously named the Tumwater Town Center Campus. The campus consists of ten buildings, with parking, situated on 9.5 acres along Tumwater Boulevard.

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Posted on: September 13, 2016

Port Welcomes the Expected Arrival of the Forest Trader

Forest Trader Vessel

The Forest Trader, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on September 14, 2016. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around September 20, 2016.

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Posted on: September 13, 2016

Port Schedules Listening Session on Military Cargo on September 19th

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The Port is holding a listening session to hear ideas on the best way to keep the public, law enforcement, customers, workers, military personnel and all concerned safe if and when the Port is called upon to facilitate the movement of military cargo.

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Posted on: September 12, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Ince Atlantic

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The Ince Atlantic is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on September 13, 2016. After unloading cargo, it is expected to depart around September 19, 2016.

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Posted on: August 31, 2016

Sirens, Horns Will Salute Troops September 9, 7:45 AM

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On September 9th at 7:45AM the Port of Olympia and local “First Responders” will be joining the Olympia Yacht Club and Thurston County Chamber to honor our Armed Forces for the 54th Annual Foofaraw.

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Posted on: August 29, 2016

Conflict of Interest Complaint Investigation Results

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"Judge McPhee's investigation concluded with a finding that there was no basis for the allegation."

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Posted on: August 26, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Kiwi Trader

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The Kiwi Trader, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on August 28, 2016. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around September 2, 2016.

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Posted on: August 25, 2016

Tour the Working Waterfront and More at the 43rd Harbor Days Maritime Festival

Harbor Days Tug Boats

Vintage, working and retired tugboats return to the southernmost tip of Puget Sound for three days of fun at Harbor Days, Sept. 2-4. Experience it all at Percival Landing and Port Plaza on Olympia’s downtown waterfront.

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Posted on: August 17, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Mountpark

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The Mountpark, a Pacific Lumber and Shipping vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on August 18, 2016. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around August 23, 2016.

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Posted on: August 9, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Aster K

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The Aster K, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on August 10, 2016. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around August 16, 2016.

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Posted on: August 4, 2016

Olympia Brew Fest Toasts Local Brewing Heritage

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Olympia Brew Fest returns to Port Plaza on Saturday, Aug. 6, for an afternoon of beer sampling, delicious food and live music on the downtown waterfront.

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Posted on: August 2, 2016

Music on the Plaza Features Post War Blues When the Sheriff Comes to Town

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Against the backdrop of sparkling Budd Inlet, Blues County Sheriff will entertain with Post War Blues at the free Music on the Plaza, August 5, 7:00 p.m. Port of Olympia is proud to partner with the ODA for the 11th year of Music on the Plaza.

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Posted on: July 27, 2016

Port Welcomes the Expected Arrival of the Shikoku Island

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The Shikoku Island, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on July 28, 2016. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around August 4, 2016.

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Posted on: July 26, 2016

Port and City of Olympia Team with Nisqually Indian Tribe for Canoe Journey Landing

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The City of Olympia and the Port of Olympia are proud to partner with the Nisqually Indian Tribe as they host the 2016 Paddle to Nisqually Canoe Journey landing in downtown Olympia on July 30, 2016.

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Posted on: July 14, 2016

Port Welcomes the Expected Arrival of the Campanula

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The Campanula, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on July 15, 2016. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around July 21, 2016.

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Posted on: June 28, 2016

Capitol Lake/Deschutes Estuary Workgroup

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A workgroup made up of representatives from Squaxin Island Tribe, cities of Olympia and Tumwater, Thurston County and the Port is holding monthly meetings to make progress on the long-term management of Capitol Lake. The meetings are open to the public.

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Posted on: April 1, 2016

Port Offers Free Tours of the Working Waterfront

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Nearly every month, Port of Olympia offers free, educational and fun tours of its Marine Terminal operations in downtown Olympia. Tours offer the opportunity to watch and learn the workings of Thurston County’s international shipping terminal.

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Posted on: September 21, 2016

Cleanwater Centre Rebuilding Project Underway

Cleanwater Centre Proposed Future

The Port is underway with a vigorous Campus Rebuilding Program for the Cleanwater Centre Campus, previously named the Tumwater Town Center Campus. The campus consists of ten buildings, with parking, situated on 9.5 acres along Tumwater Boulevard.

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Posted on: September 21, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Star Lysefjord

The Star Lysefjord.jpg

The Star Lysefjord is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on September 22, 2016. After unloading cargo (bagged proppants), it's scheduled to depart around September 25, 2016.

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Posted on: September 13, 2016

Port Welcomes the Expected Arrival of the Forest Trader

Forest Trader Vessel

The Forest Trader, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on September 14, 2016. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around September 20, 2016.

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Posted on: September 12, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Ince Atlantic

Ince Atlantic.jpg

The Ince Atlantic is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on September 13, 2016. After unloading cargo, it is expected to depart around September 19, 2016.

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Posted on: August 26, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Kiwi Trader

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The Kiwi Trader, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on August 28, 2016. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around September 2, 2016.

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Posted on: August 17, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Mountpark

Welcoming the expected arrival of the Mountpark.jpg

The Mountpark, a Pacific Lumber and Shipping vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on August 18, 2016. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around August 23, 2016.

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Posted on: August 9, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Aster K

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The Aster K, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on August 10, 2016. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around August 16, 2016.

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Posted on: July 27, 2016

Port Welcomes the Expected Arrival of the Shikoku Island

Shikoku Island Ship Announcement.jpg

The Shikoku Island, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on July 28, 2016. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around August 4, 2016.

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Posted on: July 14, 2016

Port Welcomes the Expected Arrival of the Campanula

Campanula Ship Announcement

The Campanula, a Weyerhaeuser vessel, is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on July 15, 2016. After loading cargo (logs), it's scheduled to depart around July 21, 2016.

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Posted on: September 12, 2016

Welcoming the Expected Arrival of the Ince Atlantic

Ince Atlantic.jpg

The Ince Atlantic is expected to arrive at the Port of Olympia's Marine Terminal on September 13, 2016. After unloading cargo, it is expected to depart around September 19, 2016.

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Posted on: September 26, 2016

Commission Approves Marine Fueling Station at Swantown Marina

Swantown Marina Docks.jpg

The Port Commission approved the construction of a Marine Fueling Station at Swantown Marina at its September 12 Commission meeting. Anderson Environmental Contracting, LLC was awarded the construction contract with a bid of $2,102,539.

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Posted on: July 26, 2016

Port and City of Olympia Team with Nisqually Indian Tribe for Canoe Journey Landing

2012 Canoe Journey.jpg

The City of Olympia and the Port of Olympia are proud to partner with the Nisqually Indian Tribe as they host the 2016 Paddle to Nisqually Canoe Journey landing in downtown Olympia on July 30, 2016.

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