May 02, 2016 12:24 AM ET

Transportation Infrastructure

Company Overview of Port of Houston Authority

Company Overview

Port of Houston Authority owns and operates public facilities for handling general cargo, containers, grain and dry bulk materials, and project and heavy lift cargo. The company offers marketing, strategic market planning, and customer services, as well as operates maritime operations. It also develops and implements public relation strategies, including global trade and commerce, local and regional economic development, environmental stewardship, and community involvement. Port of Houston Authority has a strategic alliance with Panama Canal Authority. The company is based in Houston, Texas.

111 East Loop North

Houston, TX 77029

United States

Phone:

713-670-2400

Fax:

713-670-2429

Key Executives for Port of Houston Authority

Executive Director
Chief Operating Officer
Chief of Police
Senior Director of Small Business and Education Outreach
Senior Director of Asset Management
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

Port of Houston Authority Key Developments

Port of Houston Authority Announces Earnings Guidance for 2016

Port of Houston Authority at its special meeting held on November 17, 2015, approved the earnings guidance for 2016. Solid financial performance is expected to continue in 2016 with projections by the Port Authority of revenue growth after a very strong fiscal 2015 in terms of cargo tonnage. Total revenues are projected to increase by 2% next year with a steady growth in container units. Cash flow generated in 2016 will help support a capital improvement program of $314 million. Those capital improvements will include strategic projects to support new growth opportunities, along with recapitalization projects and channel projects to benefit the entire Houston Ship Channel.

Port of Houston Authority Provides Capital Expenditure Guidance for the Full Year of 2015

Port of Houston Authority provided capital expenditure guidance for the full year of 2015. The company plans to commit $275 million to capital improvement projects this year.

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