Update on the Port of Long Beach. Doug Thiessen, P.E. Managing Director of Engineering . ACEC LA January 15, 2014. Port of Long Beach Premier gateway for U.S-Asia trade, major Southern California economic engine. Who We Are. 3,500 acres of land 4,600 acres of water
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Port of Long Beach
Doug Thiessen, P.E.
Managing Director of Engineering
January 15, 2014
Premier gateway for U.S-Asia trade, major Southern California economic engine
3,500-acre Port moves cars, crude oil, petroleum coke, lumber and container cargoes.
14,000-TEU MSC Corte Real came in October 2013 – too wide to pass through the expanded Panama Canal.
Port has begun a $4 billion upgrade of facilities to stay competitive
$1.2 billion facility will be one of the most technologically advanced terminals in the world.
Phase 1 Currently Underway
Middle Harbor Redevelopment
305-acre facility under construction in two phases.
$1.3 billion cable-stay bridge; $650 million
design-build contract awarded to Shimmick,
FCC & Impregilo on July 2012.
Preliminary engineering complete, two-thirds through Right-of-Way work.
Demolition of Existing Bridge
On-Dock Rail Support Facility*
Ocean Blvd. Track Realignment
Pier G South
Middle Harbor On-Dock Rail
(Next 12 months)
We face big challenges, but we see big opportunities that will bring a promising future to the Port of Long Beach