Honors & Recognition
|April 22, 2013:
The Port has been named one of three recipients of the 2013 Federal Maritime Commission's Chairman’s Earth Day Awards for its commitment to mitigating the environmental impacts of international shipping and for encouraging sustainability in Port operations.|
|September 11, 2012:
The Port of Long Beach has won top, coveted awards from two of the nation's leading organizations in the communications field, including the prestigious Telly Award and peer recognition from the national City-County Communications and Marketing Association, or 3CMA.|
|June 13, 2012:
The Port of Long Beach has won the prestigious Dan Maynard Award for Excellence in Communications from the American Association of Port Authorities for a second year in a row. Every year, the Dan Maynard is presented to the AAPA member seaport with the best overall communications program.|
|June 13, 2012:
The Port of Long Beach was named the best seaport in North America by Cargonews Asia at the 2012 Asian Freight and Supply Chain Awards in Shanghai. It is the 15th time in the past 17 years that the Port of Long Beach has been recognized as the best on the continent by importers, exporters, logistics and supply chain professionals.|
|May 31, 2012:
The recently finished West Arrival and Maitenance & Repair buildings at the Port's International Transportation Service Container Terminal have received Awards of Merits from the 2012 Golden Nugget Awards by PCBC, a building industry conference, trade show and meeting place. Last year, ITS' Administration Building also won an Award of Merit. The buildings are part of Pier G's redevelopment project.|
|November 21, 2011:
The Port of Long Beach has won a national award for successfully integrating security technologies that help protect the largest seaport complex in the country.|
|September 23, 2011:
The Port of Long Beach won several awards in the communications field in September, including the prestigious Dan Maynard Award for Excellence in Communications at the American Association of Port Authorities conference in Seattle on September 15. The Port was also a big winner at the national 3CMA (City-County Communications and Marketing Association) conference in Austin, Texas on September 9.|
|June 9, 2011:
Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has awarded the Port of Long Beach its highest recognition as the "Best Port Overall" during the carrier's annual Maritime Operations Conference in Charleston, SC.|
MSC is one of the largest ocean carriers in the world with calls to virtually every seaport in North America.
At the Port of Long Beach, MSC calls at SSA Terminals in Pier A. SSA Terminals was recognized along with the Port during the June 3 event.
|April 28, 2011:
The Port of Long Beach was named the best "Green Service Provider" among seaports in the world by Cargonews Asia at the 2011 Asian Freight and Supply Chain Awards in Hong Kong.|
It is the first time the Port has been recognized in this category. The Port has been named the "Best North American Seaport" a record 14 times.
|April 19, 2011:
The Port of Long Beach was the top awards winner at the California Association of Public Information Officials Annual Convention in Sacramento. CAPIO, the state’s premier association for government communications, recognized the best in the field during an awards ceremony April 15.|