Category: port canaveral

WATCH: Port Canaveral Awards $108.5 Million Contracts for New Cruise Terminal 3

At a special meeting on Tuesday, the Canaveral Port Authority Board of Commissioners unanimously approved awarding Merritt Island-based Ivey’s Construction Inc. a $78.98 million contract for the Port’s Cruise Terminal 3 project and a $29.53 million contract for the adjacent 1,800-vehicle parking garage.

Port Canaveral Officials Authorize Issuance of Bonds Up $117 million For Cruise Terminal 3

Canaveral Port Authority Commission Chairman Micah Loyd, CPA Chief Financial Officer Michael B. Poole, Commission Secretary/Treasurer Bob Harvey and Port CEO Capt. John Murray signed documents on Thursday authorizing the issuance of bonds up to $117 million to provide financing for Port Canaveral’s Cruise Terminal 3 project.

WATCH: Construction Temporarily Halted on Friday at Port Canaveral for Sea Turtle Rescue

The Sea Turtle Preservation Society transported an ailing green sea turtle to Brevard Zoo on Friday morning after it was found nearly motionless in the waters near the construction site of Port Canaveral’s new Cruise Terminal 3.

Carnival Sunshine Passengers Frightened By Sudden Listing After Departing Port Canaveral Sunday

Passengers aboard the Carnival Sunshine had a scary few minutes when the ship listed shortly after their ship left Port Canaveral on Sunday. Carnival Sunshine, formerly Carnival Destiny, is currently homeported at Port Canaveral, Florida, and is the lead ship of the Destiny-class of cruise ships.

REPORT: Gator’s Dockside Set to Open Nov. 2 in Old Milliken’s Reef at Port Canaveral

Gator’s Dockside, a popular Florida -themed restaurant chain founded in 1991, reportedly is aiming to open its 29th location on Friday, Nov. 2, at the site of the old Milliken’s Reef restaurant, located at 683 Dave Nisbet Drive at Port Canaveral.

Port Canaveral’s U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Vigilant Has Rich Tradition, Long Legacy

Coast Guard Cutter Vigilant (WMEC-617) was commissioned in 1964, which means it has served this nation well over 50 years. During those many years, the cutter and its crews have performed the missions of maritime law enforcement, search and rescue, homeland security, national defense and international engagement.