PORT DEVELOPMENT FEASIBILITY, FALL RIVER, MASSACHUSETTS

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