Latest News From the Port of Houston

September 17, 2008 -

John Heald

Hello Everyone

Many thanks to all of you who wrote in and here is the latest news on Houston from our Senior Vice President Brendan Corrigan who is at the port.

He says:

” Port is open and as of 10.00 am they are taking all vessels with max draft 30′..we are less.

Conquest scheduled to be tied up tomorrow by noon.

Houston, we don’t have a problem!”

Directions:
From Intercontinental Airport: Take 45 South through downtown Houston to 610. Take 610 North to 225 East (to Pasadena). Take 225 East for 18 miles to 146 South. Take 146 South for 9 miles to Repsdorph. Turn East onto Repsdorph. Take Repsdorph/E. Meyer to Todville Rd. Turn North on Todville Rd. Follow Todville Rd. to El Jardin Dr. Turn West. El Jardin Dr. becomes Cruise Terminal Rd. Take Cruise Terminal Rd. to Houston’s Bayport Cruise Terminal.

From 45 South/Hobby Airport: Take 45 South to NASA Rd 1. Turn East on NASA Rd 1 and drive 20 miles to 146. Take 146 North (Left). Follow 2 miles to Repsdorph. Turn East onto Repsdorph. Take Repsdorph/E. Meyer to Todville Rd. Turn North on Todville Rd. Follow Todville Rd. to El Jardin Dr. Turn West. El Jardin Dr. becomes Cruise Terminal Rd. Take Cruise Terminal Rd. to Houston’s Bayport Cruise Terminal.

Directions have also been posted at mapquest.com and googlemaps.com. To link to those, visit the Port of Houston website at;

http://www.portofhouston.com/cruiseinfo/cruiseinfo.html

Let me know if there is anything else I can do
Cheers
John

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