The construction of the first phase concrete docks for our marina are almost complete. They will be arriving here in Wilmington at the end of the month. Thanks Eastern Floatation Systems, keep up the good work!
Crews have started patching the existing holes and testing finishes on the concrete pier.
Wilmington's northern riverfront got another boost Wednesday as a Raleigh company announced plans to build a 300-unit, $50 million apartment complex along Port City Marina between PPD's headquarters and the Wilmington Convention Center. Construction is expected to begin on the project, the Pier 33 Apartments, in the fall with completion about 16 months later, according to [...]
Construction crews have installed the in-ground gas and diesel tanks for the marina.
USA InvestCo Principal Chuck Schoninger has accepted a position on the Board of Directors of the North Carolina Foreign Trade Promotion Council. The organization was spearheaded by state Representative Rick Catlin, and has selected John G. Hayes, PhD as its First Executive Director. Recently, Dr. Hayes has been the President of the North Carolina World [...]
Coastal Construction Crews are nearly done with the installation of the stormwater system on Harnett Street in Downtown Wilmington.
The Aspen Institute College Excellence Program named Cape Fear Community College as one of the nation’s top 150 community colleges, according to a recent announcement. This prize is the nation’s signature recognition of high achievement and performance among America’s community colleges, according to a news release. The award is given out every two years and focuses [...]
North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory toured the Port of Wilmington last week and spoke about the promising future of the NC Ports System. McCrory met with USA InvestCo and Port of Wilmington Cold Storage principals Charles Schoninger and Chuck McCarthy. He also visited the sites of the future wood pellet and cold storage facilities. "The [...]