LONGSHORE DIVISION CONTRACTS The basic documents of the Longshore Division are the Pacific Coast Longshore and Clerks Agreements, Walking Bosses and Foremen’s Agreement and Marine Safety Code, which are negotiated by the ILWU and the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA), an organization of stevedore companies, ports and shipping companies. These contracts establish uniform rates of pay, […]
Port Eligible for Funding as part of Nation’s Marine Highway The U.S. Transportation Department selected the Port of Hueneme as one of the ports participating in an initiative to create more “marine highways” in America. Shortly after unveiling the America’s Marine Highway Program, a new initiative to move more cargo on the water rather than […]
As president of the board of commissioners of the Oxnard Harbor District, I chose to celebrate today with our agricultural family. Since I was elected to the board of commissioners of the Oxnard Harbor District 17 years ago, I have often heard that our beautiful port was built by farmers. The Port of Hueneme is […]
This is what can happen if the United States Government takes over healthcare. Your benefits are in JEOPARDY! The employer will have to (mandatory) take you off their healthcare and basically put you on government care. How many times has the Union fought for benefits from the Employer? How many times has the Employer tried […]
The Ventura County niche facility is feeling the recession’s effects even more than its larger rivals in Los Angeles and Long Beach. By Ronald D. White (email@example.com) – October 28, 2009 On the vast tarmac that marks the Port of Hueneme, a couple of dozen Volvos sit waiting to be trucked to a dealership. There […]
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The Oxnard Harbor District has received a $2.26 million federal stimulus grant to build a new security center at the Port of Hueneme. U.S. Rep. Lois Capps, D-Santa Barbara, represents the port area in Congress and announced the grant on Friday. It will pay for a new fiber optic network and a center to connect […]