Gov. Chafee Joins Sens. Reed and Whitehouse to Celebrate New Addition to Quonset’s Port of Davisville

Governor Lincoln D. Chafee joined with Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse today to announce the arrival of a Gottwald 7608 Mobile Harbor Crane at Quonset Business Park and the Port of Davisville. The new addition, which will be based on Pier 2, is expected to increase port business and is seen as the last key element required for the Port to become active in the short sea shipping industry. Senators Reed and Whitehouse were instrumental, along with Congressman Jim Langevin, in securing federal funds for the crane.

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