Month: December 2015

New Terminal Gate Hours – Effective January 4

The Port of Virginia will reduce hours of operation, effective January 4, 2016. The adjustment is being made to provide adequate service hours and maintain quality service levels at current volumes. Beginning January 4, 2016, gate hours will be as follows: Norfolk International Terminals (NIT) and Virginia International Gateway (VIG) Monday – Friday:          0500 –…

New ELD Ruling set for Dec. 2017

SOURCE—— FMCSA Website  WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) today announced the adoption of a Final Rule that will improve roadway safety by employing technology to strengthen commercial truck and bus drivers’ compliance with hours-of-service regulations that prevent fatigue. “Since 1938, complex, on-duty/off-duty logs for truck and bus…

Holiday Operating Hours – December 23, 2015, – January 4, 2016

In observance of the Christmas and New Year’s holidays, The Port of Virginia announces the following operating plan:

Wednesday, 12/23

  • Normal operating hours at all terminal and administrative offices
  • HARD STOP – all terminal work ceases at 11:59 p.m.

Thursday, 12/24 – Christmas Eve

  • All terminals and administrative offices CLOSED**
  • **Port of Richmond OPEN

Friday, 12/25 – Christmas Day

  • All terminals and administrative offices CLOSED

Saturday, 12/26

  • Normal Saturday gate hours (7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.) at NIT, VIG and the PPCY

Sunday, 12/27

  • All terminals CLOSED

Monday, 12/28 – Wednesday, 12/30

  • Normal operating hours at all terminals and administrative offices

Thursday, 12/31 – New Year’s Eve

  • Normal operating hours at all terminals with 5:00 a.m. – 5:59 p.m. gates at NIT, PMT, VIG and the PPCY
  • Inbound gates CLOSE at 5:00 p.m.
  • HARD STOP – all terminal work ceases at 5:59 p.m.

Friday, 1/1/16 – New Year’s Day

  • All terminals and administrative offices CLOSED

Saturday, 1/2

  • Normal gate hours (7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.) at NIT, VIG and the PPCY

Sunday, 1/3

  • All terminals CLOSED

Monday, 1/4

  • Normal operating hours at all terminals and administrative offices

 

 

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