Diamond Sponsors

Bromma

For more than 50 years Bromma has been moving the containers that move the world. Today 97 out of the top 100 container terminals in the world use Bromma spreaders. Bromma is the market leader in every segment of crane spreaders and each day we handle more containers than all of our competitors combined.


CH2M

As a global leader in integrated, full-service program delivery, CH2M has over 50 years’ experience partnering with maritime clients to achieve their goals. Recognized by Engineering News Record as a Port and Maritime industry leader, CH2M’s global portfolio includes some of the world's most recognized marine and intermodal projects.


Coastal Logistics Group, Inc.

In today’s logistics market, it takes a lot to be a leader. CLG’s continual process improvement and value creation have allowed us to become just that. Our relentless focus on efficiency, reliability and flexibility creates unprecedented value by providing manufacturing and distribution support, packing and preservation and other services engineered to create “THE SOLUTION” for customers.


Colonial Group, Inc.

Founded in 1921, Colonial Group is a third-generation led family of companies supported each day by more than 1,100 employees dedicated to delivering the highest levels of customer service. What began literally as one barrel of lubricating oil has grown into a bundle of diversified service and logistics businesses including: liquid/dry bulk terminaling; energy storage, marketing and distribution; fuel and lubricant services; industrial chemicals; manufacturing; marine vessel safety compliance; and retail convenience stores.


Container Maintenance Corporation

Since 1971, MRS-CMC has focused on intermodal equipment maintenance & repair with superior customer service.  The last 12 months has seen rapid expansion into trucking, road service, and dedicated intermodal chassis programs.  MRS-CMC is pleased to announce expansion of CMC Logistics in Georgia, South Carolina and Tennessee.  Our foundation has always been safety, our people, and customer service as the pillars of a successful family business.  Intermodal continues to rapidly evolve and MRS-CMC is positioned to exceed the industry’s needs.


Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics

The Center of Innovation for Logistics is Georgia’s lead agency for fueling logistics competitiveness. Our team connects with all freight logistics sectors and provides a unique combination of access to technology leaders and university R&D, expert analysis of data and trends, cross-sector collaboration, and a collective industry voice. The result is increased opportunities for innovation, leading to industry growth and success. A division of the Georgia Department of Economic Development, COI provides the leading technical industry expertise, research collaborations, and business partnerships to help the state’s strategic industries connect, compete and grow.


Georgia Ports Authority

Georgia Ports Authority’s deepwater terminals in Savannah and Brunswick are vital links in the global supply chain. These gateway ports handle everything from retail shipments and refrigerated cargo, to cars, machinery, agri-bulk, breakbulk and project cargo. Growing volumes have made the Port of Savannah the nation’s fourth-busiest container terminal, and the GPA the second busiest U.S. hub for Ro/Ro traffic. Georgia’s ports provide direct interstate connections, on-terminal rail, and 34 weekly container services.


Georgia Power

Georgia Power is proud to partner with the Georgia Ports Authority in providing clean, reliable electricity to one of the fastest growing port systems in North America. For more than 85 years, Georgia Power has been helping companies grow and expand in our state. Learn about our services at www.SelectGeorgia.com


Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co.

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co, celebrating its 125th year, is the largest U.S. dredging company and the only company with an international presence. As a publically traded company, GLDD also provides environmental restoration services. GLDD is currently investing $140 million in what will be the largest hopper dredge in the US fleet. GLDD has a long history working in Georgia and is also proud to be the dredger completing the initial Savannah Harbor Deepening.


International Auto Processing, Inc.

International Auto Processing is proud to be the pioneer in vehicle processing operations at Brunswick, launching operations on October 6, 1986. IAP handled over 400,000 import and export units in 2016, and has processed over 5.8 million vehicles during the last 30 years. IAP is dedicated to providing responsive, top quality vehicle processing services that meet or exceed customers’ expectations.


International Longshoremen's Association Local #1414

For over 70 years the International Longshoremen’s Association LOCAL #1414 has been in the business of loading and unloading ships at the Port of Savannah, Georgia. In addition to ship loading and unloading, LOCAL #1414 programs include safety, lift truck and jockey truck training. The men and women of LOCAL #1414 are committed to providing you with the very best of qualified labor at a moment’s notice.


Konecranes

Konecranes is the world’s most experienced and innovative provider of crane technology. Our fleet of container handling equipment delivers shorter turn-around times in operations involving ships, trains and trucks. The key words describing the benefits of our technology are: less air and noise pollution; a safer working environment; more efficient land use. The formula for our long-term success is to deliver all of the above with the lowest possible total cost of ownership.


LiftOne LLC

LiftOne is a family-owned, southern-based company with 17 branch locations in GA, NC, SC, AL and TN. For over 85 years, LiftOne has delivered the highest levels of customer support and services – backed by dependable family ownership. We proudly represent Hyster® lift trucks, which are designed to meet our customers’ challenging requirements for dependability and cost of operation, while offering the highest quality and value in the industry. We are committed to being our customers’ trusted partner.


Moffatt & Nichol

Moffatt & Nichol is a leading U.S.-based global infrastructure advisor specializing in the planning and design of facilities that shape our coastlines, harbors and rivers as well as an innovator in the transportation complexities associated with the movement of freight. From offices throughout North America, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, and the Pacific Rim, the firm serves clients in the following key practice areas – marine terminals; coasts, water and the environment; waterfronts and marinas; transportation; inspection and rehabilitation; and energy.


Navis, LLC

Navis is the global technology standard for managing the movement of cargo through terminals, standing the test of time. Navis combines industry best practices with innovative technology and world-class services to enable our customers to maximize performance and reduce risk. Whether tracking cargo through a port, automating equipment operations, or managing multiple terminals through an integrated, centralized solution, Navis provides a holistic approach to operational optimization, providing customers with improved visibility, velocity and measurable business results. www.navis.com  


Norfolk Southern Corporation

Norfolk Southern is the fourth largest North American railroad operating over 21,000 route miles. It serves the Ports of Savannah and Brunswick, and maintains one of its headquarters in Atlanta. NS has the most extensive Eastern intermodal network, and is the largest rail carrier of metals in North America.


Savannah Economic Development Authority

The Savannah Economic Development Authority’s mission is to expand the region’s economy through the creation and attraction of new national and international business opportunities and the expansion of businesses in the region through business development, business retention and Foreign-Trade Zone 104. World Trade Center Savannah, through its membership in World Trade Centers Association, provides added benefit/value to the region with international connections through the 300+ World Trade Centers in nearly 100 countries. (seda.org and wtcsavannah.org)


TICO/Terminal Services

TICO: The leading provider of equipment and services in the port, distribution, and intermodal space.

TICO/Terminal Services partners with leading ports and terminal operators delivering service and cost value that is unique and unmatched.

TICO Manufacturing leverages our fleet operating and maintenance knowledge to be the one true terminal equipment innovator for the real world.

TICO:

  • Committed to long-term relationships.
  • Integrity is essential to the TICO vision.
  • Best Services. Best products. Best support.

Vopak Terminal Savannah, Inc.

Royal Vopak is the world's leading independent tank storage provider for the oil and chemical industry. The company operates 73 terminals in 26 countries with a combined storage capacity of 34.1 million cbm, with another 4.6 million cbm under development. Vopak's mission is to ensure safe, reliable and effective storage and handling of bulk liquid products at key marine locations that are critical to its customers around the world.