Watch a New Episode of ‘Pulse of the Port’
Green building, inflatable shelters, radiation monitoring and more
May 19, 2011
For this episode, "Pulse of the Port" takes you to the recently completed Operations Building at the ITS Terminal on Pier G, which is seeking a LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, gold certification from the from the U.S. Green Building Council.
What makes the building so green? How about low flow faucets that conserve 30 percent more water than required by code, 5 percent of parking spaces devoted to low emission cars, individual room climate controls to conserve energy and a heat repelling roof, to name a few. Click here to watch the segment.
Also in this episode:
Check out the state-of-the-art inflatable shelters that will be deployed in the Port in case of a disaster. Click here.
The twin disasters in Japan earlier this year raised fears of cargo contaminated with radiation flowing through the Port. Learn how the Port complex is protected from radiation. Click here.
And as the country slowly recovers from the recession, see what the industry experts have to say about trade growth this year. Click here.
Click on the individual segments or catch the entire award winning "Pulse of the Port" below or on YouTube at www.youtube.com/portoflongbeach.
You can watch the old fashioned way too, on Long Beach Television Channel 3 Mondays at 7:30 p.m. and 11 p.m., Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m., Fridays at 7 p.m., Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., and Sundays at noon. Verizon subscribers can catch the program on Channel 21.