Port Status


NORMAL MARINE OPERATIONS/MESSAGES RE: COVID-19

From PORT OF SOUTH LOUISIANA
Port of South Louisiana facilities continue to operate as normal as we continue to follow best-practices to flatten the curve of COVID-19.
As per Louisiana Governor Edwards’ “Stay at Home” order, administrative personnel are telecommuting,
but essential personnel (emergency response and security) are on duty.

Updates on the Port of South Louisiana will be posted in this page.

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From LOUISIANA MARITIME ASSOCIATION
In an effort to consolidate and share important information regarding COVID-19 and the impacts, regulations,
and restrictions that are now affecting the maritime industry, we are going to be issuing a COVID-19 supplement.

2020-03-27B LAMA COVID-19 Daily

2020-03-27 LAMA COVID-19 Daily
2020-03-26 LAMA COVID-19 Daily
2020-03-25B LAMA COVID-19 Daily
2020-03-25 LAMA COVID-19 Daily
2020-03-24 LAMA COVID-19 Daily
2020-03-23B LAMA COVID-19 Daily
2020-03-23 LAMA COVID-19 Daily
2020-03-22 LAMA COVID-19 Daily
2020-03-21 LAMA COVID-19 Daily
2020-03-20B LAMA COVID-19 Daily
2020-03-20 LAMA COVID-19 Daily
2020-03-19B LAMA COVID-19 Daily
2020-03-19 LAMA COVID-19 Daily

2020-03-18 LAMA COVID-19 Daily

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From UNITED STATES COAST GUARD

Marine Safety Information Bulletin 09-20 | 2020-03-26 RE: 2019 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS
Vessel Inspections, Exams, and Documentation

Marine Safety Information Bulletin 07-20 | 2020-03-18 RE: 2019 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS
Novel Coronavirus – Port and Facility Operations

Marine Safety Information Bulletin 02-20 | 2020-03-09 RE: 2019 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS
CDC has updated its Interim Guidance for Ships on managing suspected Coronavirus disease 2019 and cruise ship travel to Asia

Marine Safety Information Bulletin 01-20 | 2020-01-24 RE: 2019 NOVEL CORONAVIRUS
Novel Coronavirus Precautions

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From LOUISIANA GOVERNOR’S OFFICE

On March 22, 2020, Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards issued a statewide
Stay at Home” order, set to go into effect on Monday, March 23, at 5 p.m.

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PORT OF SOUTH LOUISIANA Office Closures
Due to recommendations set forth by state and federal officials and the concern for all Port of South Louisiana employees,
all non-essential personnel will be placed on Civil Leave effective March 16, 2020 at 1:00 PM until further notice.
Employees shall remain available to perform business functions from home.

Emergency response and security personnel will remain on duty.

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From LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
February 2020
Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers to Plan and Respond to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)


The Port of South Louisiana’s Marine Operations Department
is on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

In the event of an emergency, call
985-536-1118 (MSOC – primary for all emergencies) or 1-866-536-3678 (Marine Operations Barge)
(both available 24-hours)

In the event of a major crisis and/or official Port of South Louisiana closure,
important information will be posted below.