On Tuesday, January 26, 2016, Teeters Agency & Stevedoring discharged 6,100 metric tons of rebar and 500 metric tons of rebar coils. The agency discharged the steel within 34 hours, which marked their fastest time to date. Prior to this milestone, on November 14, 2015, Teeters Agency brought in the first steel ship to enter the Port of Palm Beach in 8 years.
See how steel is moved from ship to truck:
Teeters Agency & Stevedoring has handled container and general cargo vessels at the Port of Palm Beach since 1983. Owned and operated by The Teeters Family, the firm uses patented equipment Engineered by William Teeters to transfer and store steel. The machinery offers faster and cleaner movements than competitive companies, with a minimum-to-none damage rate.