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Breakbulk & Projects

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Study shows economic impact of Port Everglades

AJOT | October 14, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

Broward County's Port Everglades generates approximately $17 billion worth of business activity and approximately 188,000 jobs statewide, according to a new study, released today, by nationally recognized maritime research company Martin Associates. Read More »

Breakbulk exports rise at Port of Tacoma

AJOT | October 14, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

While containerized imports to North America generally exceed exports, a constant stream of agricultural, mining and construction equipment is strengthening non-containerized exports through the Port of Tacoma. In fact, compared with 2006, breakbulk cargo Read More »

Railroads need millions in new infrastructure

AJOT | October 07, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

Nearly $150 billion must be invested to expand the nation's freight rail infrastructure over the next 30 years in order to provide adequate rail capacity to meet future demand. That was the key conclusion of the National Rail Freight Infrastructure Capaci Read More »

Canadian port workers challenge new security regulations

AJOT | October 07, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

Longshoremen unions representing marine industry workers in Canada are challenging new security clearance regulations ' notably on human rights and privacy grounds - that will kick in on a phased basis in mid-December. The wind of rebellion is currently b Read More »

Users call for Federal review of CA ports’ trucking plan

AJOT | October 07, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

Citing the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach's own independent economic studies over the harmful impacts of the Ports' 'Clean Truck Plan,' two major stakeholder groups today called for the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) to review 'legal, logistical Read More »

Georgia ports show 30% growth in teus

AJOT | October 07, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

Doug J. Marchand, Executive Director of the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA), released tonnage and volume reports during a meeting of its board of directors today reflecting a very strong start to fiscal year 2008. Read More »

‘Move over Jamestown’

AJOT | September 30, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

Festivities marking the 400th anniversary of the Jamestown Settlement demonstrate Virginia's long tradition of international trade and business. In fact, part of the Jamestown celebrations center on the fact the Commonwealth was founded as a foreign-owned Read More »

Is US-Mexico crossborder trucking dead?

AJOT | September 30, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The on-again off-again plan to allow crossborder trucking between the United States and Mexico may be off again. In mid-September the US Senate added an amendment to the Department of Transportation fiscal year 2008 spending bill that would cut off funds Read More »

US Sec. of Transportation visits Port Manatee

AJOT | September 30, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

US Secretary of Transportation Mary E. Peters and Rep. Vern Buchanan (R-Longboat Key) discussed the merits of an east-west connector road linking Port Manatee to I-75 during a visit to the busy port Sept. 21st. Read More »

GPA taking advantages to the next level

AJOT | September 30, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

Doug J. Marchand, Executive Director of the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA), outlined actions required to achieve continued growth and prosperity for the Port of Savannah during his annual State of the Port speech today, 'Taking Our Advantages to the Next L Read More »

Canadian ports unfazed by US scan-all legislation

AJOT | September 23, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

While endorsing international criticism against Washington's recent scan-all legislation on ocean containers entering US ports, Canadian port officials see little impact on their operations due to existing or planned security measures at their facilities. Read More »

Vancouver USA welcomes Glorious Sunrise on maiden voyage

AJOT | September 16, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Port of Vancouver USA welcomed the Glorious Sunrise, commanded by Captain Alberto P. Lomongo of the Philippines, on her maiden voyage to Vancouver, WA. The Glorious Sunrise is owned by Ambitious Lines S.A. of Japan and operated by Exeno Yamamizu. The Read More »

DHL wins new agreement with world’s largest retailer

AJOT | September 16, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

DHL announced a new three-year agreement with Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., the world's largest retail chain. DHL will provide Wal-Mart with air express and ground shipping throughout the US, supporting the retail giant's 4,000 stores nationwide. The new contrac Read More »

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