The ports of Savannah and Brunswick remain open during the coronavirus crisis. (Photo: Georgia Ports Authority)

GA - Georgia ports employ ‘isolate and operate strategy’ to battle COVID-19

Best February ever recorded despite challenges from coronavirus pandemic

It’s business as usual at Georgia’s ports, but with an “isolate and operate strategy.”

That strategy includes spreading out workers at the 1,300-acre Garden City Terminal in Savannah to minimize the risk of exposure to the coronavirus, Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) Executive Director Griff Lynch said.

GPA operates deepwater ports in Savannah and Brunswick as well as inland terminals in Chatsworth, Bainbridge and Columbus, Georgia.

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