EXECUTIVE SUMMARY OF COMPREHENSIVE UPSTATE NEW YORK PORTS STUDY

This executive summary is divided into four parts. Part I describes the total upstate market for waterborne transportation services. Within this total market, that segment which can be handled by the five upstate ports at least-cost is also described. Part II covers the development plans for the five ports. Port specializations, facility and port plans, economic and financial feasibility, as well as the regional economic benefits are also determined for each port. Part III is concerned with management, financial, and marketing issues related to the development of the upstate ports. Part IV provides specific recommendations for the future organizational framework for upstate port development. (Authors)

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared by Frederic R. Harris, Incorporated.
  • Corporate Authors:

    New York State Department of Transportation

    Engineering Research and Development Bureau, 1220 Washington Avenue
    Albany, NY  United States  12232
  • Publication Date: 1976-9

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 51 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00322673
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 12 1981 12:00AM