- published: 21 Dec 2010
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'Trade and Transformation' is a short documentary about the NW artists who were commissioned to create art installations for the Port of Portland's new Headquarters building. Featuring Jim Blashfield, Pete Beeman, Nori Sato, Linda Beaumont, Adam McIsaac and Tony Johnson. a SOCKEYE production directed and edited by JAMES WESTBY produced by LAURA HARDIN account director ERIN O'BRIEN executive producer ANDY FRASER creative director PETER METZ music by THE EMANCIPATOR photographed by ANDREW BURKE, JAMES WESTBY and LEE CHRISTOFFERSON
The port of Portland is dredging the Columbia river by Longveiw and the Cowlitz river. Port of Portland owns and operates the Dredge Oregon which maintains the Columbia River navigation channel, Dredging the channel provides ships with a safe and reliable transit route. The dredge operates around the clock, typically from June through January each year, working from the Columbia River bar near Astoria and inland to Portland Harbor .
The jobs impact from Port of Portland's airports, marine terminals and industrial properties.
The Port of Portland is a premiere auto gateway, ranking No.1 on the U.S. West Coast for exports. Thousands of vehicles roll in and out of port terminals to foreign markets and from domestic manufacturers. Learn more about how Portland has become a leading distribution hub.