Press Room

  1. HARBORMASTER RECEIVES PUBLIC SERVICE COMMENDATION

    Milutin Honored by U.S. Coast Guard Read on...
  2. GALVESTON ISLAND PORT OF CALL COMMITTEE STEAMS AHEAD

  3. PORT OF GALVESTON ENDS YEAR WITH CRUISE MILESTONE

    Sets Record for Most Passengers and Sailings in One Month Read on...
  4. PORT RECEIVES HIGHEST AWARD FOR FINANCIAL REPORTING

  5. PORT OF GALVESTON WELCOMES NEW DIRECTOR OF ADMINISTRATION

    GALVESTON, Texas (December 18, 2017) – The Port of Galveston welcomed its newest staff member today. Laura C. Camcioglu is the Port’s new Director of Administration. Read on...
  6. CCL TO INCREASE CAPACITY ON SHORT CRUISE PROGRAM FROM GALVESTON WITH ARRIVAL OF CARNIVAL DREAM

  7. VISION OF THE SEAS SETS SAIL ON FIRST CRUISE FROM GALVESTON

    GALVESTON, Texas (November 7, 2017)- Royal Caribbean International’s Vision of the Seas began its home port seasonal sailing itinerary from the Port of Galveston with a 5 day Western Caribbean cruise on Monday, November 6, 2017. Read on...
  8. PORT OF GALVESTON APPOINTS NEW PORT DIRECTOR

    Rodger Rees Named New Port Director Read on...
  9. PORT OF GALVESTON MAJOR ECONOMIC CONTRIBUTOR TO NORTH AMERICA'S CRUISE INDUSTRY

    Study Shows Significant Increase in Cruise Activity Read on...
  10. PORT OF GALVESTON AWARDED $1 MILLION FEDERAL SECURITY GRANT

    The Port of Galveston is pleased to announce that it has received a $1 million grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Read on...
  11. PORT OF GALVESTON OPEN FOR BUSINESS AS OF SEPTEMBER 1

    Despite some confusion in media reports, the Port of Galveston is open for business. The port has been fully operational since reopening Sept. 1 when the United States Coast Guard (USCG) lifted all traffic restrictions through the Galveston ship channel. Read on...
  12. PORT OF GALVESTON NAMES DIRECTOR OF ENGINEERING, MAINTENANCE, AND ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS

    The Port of Galveston welcomed its newest staff member today. Humberto A. Leal is the Port’s new Director of Engineering, Maintenance, and Environmental Affairs. Read on...
  13. PORT TO HOST FIRST COMMUNITY OPEN HOUSE

  14. A DAY TO SUPPORT OUR PORTS: UNITED FOR THE FUTURE

    The Port of Galveston is proud to mark April 4th as Western Hemisphere Ports Day. Led by the AAPA-under the banner “United for the Future” -the Port of Galveston joins hundreds of ports in Western Hemisphere, to highlight and celebrate the value of ports Read on...
  15. PORT OF CALL: WELCOME MS AMADEA

    MS Amadea of Phoenix Reisen Cruise Lines will call at the Port. The four star plus rated ship, arrives with approximately 600 passengers and 200 crew members on board. This is the first U.S. stop on this year’s worldwide itinerary. Read on...
  16. PORT OF GALVESTON PROMOTES THREE OFFICERS

    The Port of Galveston Police Department announced the promotions of three officers on its police force. Read on...
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