Utah’s rapid growth has resulted in a need to reduce costs to ship goods to and from our great state. To address that concern, the state created the Utah Inland Port Authority, led by President Jack Hedge, who explains what …
Addressing the Challenges Related to Supply Chain Disruptions
From grocery store product shortages and new automobiles to computer chips and electronic components, no industry has been spared from supply chain issues over the past couple of years.
Here’s what the supply chain will look like for the rest of the summer
Consumers and businesses will continue to experience supply chain disruptions but they won’t last forever
New UIPA board weighs changes for transparency, public engagement
A recently reworked Utah Inland Port Authority Board is hoping to provide more transparency and broaden public engagement.
Utah Inland Port Authority Ends fiscal year 2022 under budget
The Utah Inland Port Authority (UIPA) wrapped the fiscal year 2022 under budget, with more full-time staff members, and numerous exciting projects on the horizon.
Utah Inland Port Authority Ends Fiscal Year 2022 Under Budget
Press ReleaseJune 23, 2022 Utah Inland Port Authority Ends Fiscal Year 2022 Under BudgetThe Authority also Hired Seven Additional Full-Time Employees SALT LAKE CITY – The Utah Inland Port Authority (UIPA) wrapped the fiscal year 2022 under budget, with more …
Biden to sign ocean shipping reform bill after Congress approves legislation
The first major overhaul of regulations governing U.S. container trades since 1998 was easily approved by Congress on Monday and President Biden is expected to sign the bill into law shortly.
Hedge becomes president of Inland Port
Upon the recommendation of Executive Director Jack Hedge, the board of directors of the Utah Inland Port Authority has created the new role of president and appointed Hedge to the position.
More ports to join Supply Chain Information Highway
The Port of Long Beach’s Supply Chain Information Highway will expand to the Northwest Seaport Alliance and the Utah Inland Port Authority after going live at the Port of Oakland in July, Noel Hacegaba, deputy executive director of administration and operations, told …
Utah Inland Port Authority Board of Directors Meets at Utah Capitol
Press ReleaseMay 11, 2022 SALT LAKE CITY – The newly formed Utah Inland Port Authority (UIPA) Board of Directors met together for the first time Wednesday afternoon at the Utah State Capitol. After the new board members were sworn in …