Ports America

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Ports America is a marine terminal operator and stevedore company. It provides services for various types of cargo, including container, bulk, breakbulk, automotive, roll-on and roll-off operations as well as project, military, cruise terminals and intermodal facilities. In addition, the company delivers related maintenance and repair services.
HQJersey City, NJ, US
Employee Ratings3.7

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2022)1,015
Job Openings34
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Ports America

Peter Levesque

Peter Levesque

Joe Greco

Joe Greco

Vice President of Containers
Bayard Hogans

Bayard Hogans

Vice President
Doug Wray

Doug Wray

Vice President of Commercial
John Malczewski

John Malczewski

Regional Director of Claims
Luke Doremus

Luke Doremus

Director of Sales, Auto/RoRo
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Ports America Office Locations

Ports America has offices in Jersey City and Chandler
Jersey City, NJ, US (HQ)
525 Washington Blvd #1660
Chandler, AZ, US
55 N Arizona Pl #400
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Ports America Financials and Metrics

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Ports America total Funding

$3.3 m

Ports America latest funding size

$189 k

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Ports America investors

Ports America's latest funding round in September 2019 was reported to be $189 k. In total, Ports America has raised $3.3 m
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Ports America Operating Metrics

Oct, 2020Y, 2020Sep, 2021

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Ports America Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
East Coast Holdings
Marine Terminals Corporation
Marine Terminals Corporation-East
Mtc Holdings
Port Newark Container Terminal
Ports America Baltimore, Inc.
Ports America Chesapeake, LLC
Ports America Florida, Inc.
Ports America Tampa, LLC
Ports America Texas, Inc.
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Ports America News and Updates

CPP Investments to take 100% ownership of Ports America

Ports America, the largest marine terminal operator and stevedore in North America with operations in 70 locations and 33 ports across the U.S., is to become 100% owned by Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPP Investments), which has previously been a minority investor in the company, but is now…

Seagirt container repair depot moved to Broening Highway

A container repair depot operated by Ports America Chesapeake at the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore’s Seagirt Marine Terminal has been being relocated to an off-dock location to accommodate the Port’s surging growth in container volume.

Moody's upgrades Port Newark Container Terminal to Baa3 from Ba1; stable outlook

Moody's Investors Service, ("Moody's") has upgraded to Baa3 from Ba1 the senior unsecured bond ratings assigned to Port Newark Container Terminal LLC's approximately $273 million Series 2017 Bonds issued by New Jersey Economic Development Authority. The rating outlook is stable. The revenue bonds…

Ports America Chesapeake Invests Over $160m in Seagirt Marine Terminal in Preparation for Future Growth and the Howard Street Tunnel Expansion

As container volumes continue to grow and the Howard Street Tunnel expansion project moves forward, Ports America Chesapeake is currently investing more than $110 million in marine terminal upgrades, and will invest an additional $56 million in yard equipment, to support the ongoing growth of the…

Port of Baltimore moves ahead with two key projects despite budget cuts

Two capital projects critical to the long-term growth of the Port of Baltimore continue to move forward amid a slew of proposed cuts across the Maryland Department of Transportation's business units due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Loadsmart Raises $19M in Funding

Loadsmart, a Chicago, IL- and NYC-based digital freight technology company, raised $19m in funding. Backers included Ports America, Maersk Growth, Chromo Invest and Connor Capital SB.

Ports America Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Ports America founded?

    Ports America was founded in 1922.

  • Who are Ports America key executives?

    Ports America's key executives are Peter Levesque, Joe Greco and Bayard Hogans.

  • How many employees does Ports America have?

    Ports America has 1,015 employees.

  • Who are Ports America competitors?

    Competitors of Ports America include Foss Maritime, Columbia Group and Florida International Terminal.

  • Where is Ports America headquarters?

    Ports America headquarters is located at 525 Washington Blvd #1660, Jersey City.

  • Where are Ports America offices?

    Ports America has offices in Jersey City and Chandler.

  • How many offices does Ports America have?

    Ports America has 2 offices.