Caboose display at port highlights region's history

May 18, the Port of Beaumont hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony for its recently completed display, a restored Atchison Topeka Santa Fe (ATSF) caboose, once used in Southeast Texas by the Santa Fe Railroad.

Spindletop Award winner for 2018 is Trans-Global Solutions

The Greater Beaumont Chamber of Commerce named Trans-Global Solutions Inc. (TGS) its 2018 Spindletop Award Recipient at a press conference Wednesday, May 23.

TGS is a leading provider of transportation, comprehensive railroad and heavy civil construction services. The company’s capabilities include marine terminal development and operations, industrial real estate development, earthwork and civil construction.

Interim Chamber President Andy Dill made the announcement to a mixed crowd of media, Chamber officials, members and other area business owners and representatives.

Tarrifs shake up steel sector

Addressing a topic related to U.S. President Donald Trump for a bimonthly magazine (or monthly business journal) comes with its own degree of risk. For an administration that has announced policy or personnel change in a 140-character Tweet, there was always the chance that his proposed tariffs on steel and aluminum imports could be reversed before the article made it into print.

Tagged for the taking

Sixty specially tagged redfish have been released for the 29th annual CCA Texas State of Texas Anglers’ Rodeo (STAR), sponsored by the Texas Ford Dealers, Tilson Home Corporation and Capital Farm Credit.

CCA Texas STAR officials released 60 redfish ranging from 20.5 to 25.5 inches in length. The tagged redfish were released throughout 600 miles of Texas coastal waters, from Sabine Lake to South Padre Island.