Port Commission’s Updated Hurricane Guide Presented to Port Companies

june22006(GALLIANO, LA, JUNE 2, 2006) – On June 1, 2006, over 50 representatives from facilities located in Port Fourchon, attended a Hurricane Readiness Meeting at the Port Operations Center in Fourchon. The Port’s updated 2006 Hurricane Guide was presented.

Ted Falgout, Port Director, welcomed the crowd to the meeting and showed pictures of last year’s hurricane season. He said, “I hope that this hurricane season brings no excitement.” Falgout continues, “I hope that next year, we have to blow the dust off of this guide.”

Jon Callais, Director of Security, presented highlights of the Hurricane Guide and recommendations to facilities located in the Port. Callais said, “The goal of the Port Commission’s Guide is to address each storm in a manner that strives for the continued safe operation of port facilities while ensuring public safety.”