Port ops Update 10/12

Per the Port of Virginia

The high winds associated with the remnants of Hurricane Michael are creating a challenging operating environment at Virginia International Gateway (VIG) and Norfolk International Terminals (NIT). With safety as our primary goal, please be advised of the following:

At VIG:

Multiple containers are blown over inside the stacks
Stacks 4, 11, 12, 13, 14 are OUT OF SERVICE
Stacks 5, 6, 15 and 24 are operating with limited capacity
All other stacks are fully operational
Effective immediately, all standard empties routed to VIG, by matrix, must be returned to the PPCY for the remainder of today, Oct. 12

At NIT:

Multiple containers are blown over inside the stacks/rows across the terminal
Both NIT North and NIT South are impacted
Some TRS reservations will be CANCELLED
Straddle carriers are operating, but may be impacted (slowed) by ongoing wind gusts

At PPCY:

OPEN and operating, per standard procedures

http://www.portofvirginia.com/vig-terminal-operations-update-friday-oct-12-0430-hours/

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