The purpose of the study was to determine the feasibility of development of the marine terminal facilities at the State Pier in Fall River, Massachusetts. The study evaluates socio-economic, technical and environmental resources of the area with specific emphasis on marine related industrial development and enhancement of employment opportunity. The program has three areas of concern: Economic/Marketing Analyses, Socio-Economic Analysis and Implementation Feasibility Analyses. The research considered the existing economic base and human resources, shipping and transport trends, environmental resources, transport routes, and existing industries.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared for Maguire (C. E.), Inc., Waltham, Mass.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Fall River, City of, Massachusetts

    Fall River, MA  United States 

    Maguire (CE) Incorporated

    Waltham, MA  United States 

    Economic Development Administration

    Office of Technical Assistance
    Washington, DC  United States  20230
  • Publication Date: 1976-10

Media Info

  • Pagination: 182 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00151329
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: EDA-76-081
  • Contract Numbers: EDA-01-6-01258
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 13 1977 12:00AM