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Port Manatee fuel operations expanding

Fuel operations at Port Manatee are undergoing significant expansion, with additional capacity and a long-term contract extension expected to further increase liquid bulk cargo volumes at the port while supporting growth of RaceTrac Petroleum Inc.’s Florida presence.

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Port Manatee tram tours to resume Oct. 17

Oct 11 2016 MEDIA CONTACT: Virginia Zimmermann Senior Communications Manager Office 941-721-2323 Cell 941-932-1006 vzimmermann@portmanatee.com PALMETTO, Fla. – One of the Tampa Bay area’s favorite free attractions – Port Manatee’s award-winning public tram tour – is...

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Port Manatee promotes Stufflebeam, Zimmermann

Oct 04 2016 MEDIA CONTACT: Virginia Zimmermann Senior Communications Manager Office 941-721-2323 Cell 941-932-1006 vzimmermann@portmanatee.com PALMETTO, Fla. – Port Manatee has promoted Denise Stufflebeam to senior director of business administration and finance and...

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Port Manatee enters mutual aid pact

Sep 15 2016 MEDIA CONTACT: Virginia Zimmermann Marketing and Public Relations Manager Office 941-721-2323 Cell 941-932-1006 vzimmermann@portmanatee.com PALMETTO, Fla. – Port Manatee has entered into a pact with other Tampa Bay area ports for providing and/or receiving...

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Port Manatee inks Del Monte lease extension

Aug 18 2016 MEDIA CONTACT: Virginia Zimmermann Marketing and Public Relations Manager Office 941-722-6621 Cell 941-932-1006 vzimmermann@portmanatee.com PALMETTO, Fla. – Port Manatee has signed an agreement to keep Del Monte fruit coming into the Florida Gulf Coast...

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