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PPCY alternate access

FTBT staff appreciates the opportunity to be instrumental in the process of planning an alternate entrance to the PPCY empty yard at times of rail interruption to Harper &Lee road. **NOTE: THIS ROUTE WILL ONLY BE ACCESSIBLE DURING RAIL CROSSING CONGESTION!!! OTHERWISE CONTINUE TO USE NORMAL ROUTE. Please continue your support of this organization, as…

Fuel discounts for members

✯✯✯✯ℕ𝔼𝕎 𝔸ℕℕ𝕆𝕌ℕℂ𝔼𝕄𝔼ℕ𝕋✯✯✯✯ FULL DISCOUNTS START TODAY AT CHARLIES TRUCK PLAZA 5792 NORTHAMPTON BLVD. VA. BEACH, VA.23455 EXCLUSIVELY FOR FTBT PAST AND PRESENT CARD HOLDERS. *YOU MUST PRESENT YOUR GOLD OR SILVER MEMBERSHIP CARD AT THE TIME OF PURCHASE. *YOU MUST ALSO PURCHASE A MINIMUM OF 100 GALLONS OF DIESEL FOR THE CASH BACK INCENTIVE TO…

Knights Towing- Newest Vendor

Our newest vendor is Knights towing. We are delighted to see our network of valuable vendors develop. Having a dependable company like Knights Towing is a service we can all appreciate when it comes to our wrecker needs. To take advantage of the 15% off discount on services, you must have a current FTBT membership…

MLK DAY– Birthday and Holiday Port Hours

Friday, January 15 (MLK birthday) While the local ILA contract stipulates this date as a longshore holiday (unrestricted), all container terminals (NIT/PMT/VIG), Richmond Marine Terminal and the Virginia Inland Port will be OPEN for business. Port administrative offices will also be OPEN. No short shore labor or container freight station (CFS) work at Newport News…

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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Quick180 APP

From Quick180: We are extremely excited to announce the Quick180 Mobile app, available today in the iPhone and Android app stores, and online at http://mobile.quick180.com/ This app uses geolocation to find nearby opportunities for street-turns based on the container you input. We will match you with an exporter with a need for your container, and…

Veterans Day Operating Hours 2015

Subject: Veterans Day Operating Hours Wednesday, November 11, 2015, is Veterans Day – a federal and state holiday. Port of Virginia administrative offices, including the World Trade Center, will be closed. However, with the exception of Newport News Marine Terminal, all Port of Virginia cargo terminals**, the PPCY and the Chesapeake Drop Lot will offer…