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Record year for South Carolina Ports

AJOT | August 21, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

Riding a wave of increased productivity and a solid financial position, the South Carolina State Ports Authority (SCSPA) closed its most successful fiscal year by posting record container volume and revenues. Read More »

Vancouver region proposes super-port

AJOT | August 14, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

A proposal to merge all five port agencies in the Vancouver region highlighted the August 2-6 annual meeting and conference of the Association of Canadian Port Authorities (ACPA). Read More »

Charleston Navy Base access road makes

AJOT | August 14, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

Business leaders and elected officials gathered recently to hail a $10 million federal earmark that will help fund a new direct access road to the port expansion site on the former Charleston Navy Base. Read More »

MOL deal bodes to yield ‘huge’ JAXPORT impact

AJOT | August 07, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

"It's huge," Roy Schleicher, JAXPORT's director of marketing and trade development, told the American Journal of Transportation. "It's the biggest thing to happen to Jacksonville since the port opened in 1565."

Indeed, the 160-acre MOL containe Read More »

Port of VA closes books on strong FY ‘05;

AJOT | August 07, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

Growth in teu counts, ship calls and rail business highlighted the Virginia Port Authority's (VPA) fiscal year that ended June 30. In addition, fiscal 2005 (July 1, 2004 to June 30, 2005) was a year that held several milestones for The Port, from the appr Read More »

AAPA applauds House vote on water resources bill

AJOT | August 07, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

After a successful floor vote in the US House of Representatives on July 14 to approve passage of a Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) authorization bill, American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) President/CEO Kurt Nagle applauded committee and Read More »

Port of Montreal predicts record year

AJOT | August 07, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

"After reaching one of its highest peaks ever last year, traffic handled at the Port of Montreal was up again in the first six months of 2005, and there is nothing to indicate a slowdown in the making," Mr. Dominic J. Taddeo, the Montreal Port Authority's Read More »

CAFTA projected to create up to 2,769 new jobs in LA

AJOT | August 07, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Port of New Orleans and leaders from the local maritime and business community recently reiterated the importance of the Dominican Republic-Central American Free Trade Agreement (DR-CAFTA) to the Louisiana economy. DR-CAFTA has already passed the US S Read More »

Pensacola cement terminal welcomes first ship

AJOT | July 31, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

The M/V Sheng Qiang, a 613-ft. Hong Kong-flagged dry bulker, docked at the Port of Pensacola July 25, becoming the first vessel to call at the Port's newly-opened cement terminal. It is expected that the vessel will be in port 3 days while its 4,000 ton p Read More »

8,000-teu Hanjin Boston arrives at Long Beach’s Pier T

AJOT | July 31, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

One of the world's largest container ships, South Korea-based Hanjin Shipping Co.'s 8,000-teu Hanjin Boston, made its maiden call to the Port of Long Beach last week, docking under the bright red cranes at Total Terminals International's container termina Read More »

Technologies being adapted to seaports

AJOT | July 24, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

With seaport security and efficiency problems far from solved, a continuing stream of technology products continue to be introduced to the maritime terminal environment. Read More »

Mobile has forest products handled, coming and going

AJOT | July 24, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Port of Mobile, which became a leader in forest product transportation thanks in large part to pines of the U.S. Southeast, is now putting its burgeoning facilities to use handling almost as many imports as exports in the commodity sector that include Read More »

MOL announces JAXPORT’s first Asian container service

AJOT | July 24, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

Officials with Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd., (MOL, have announced their intent to sign a 30-year lease agreement on August 3 with the Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT), providing the city's first direct container ship service between Jacksonville and Asi Read More »

First ship arrives for Pensacola freezer cargo

AJOT | July 24, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

The M/V Lyra, a 466-ft. Lithuanian-flagged reefer ship, docked at the Port of Pensacola July 15, becoming the first vessel to call at the Port's newly-opened freezer terminal. The vessel is being loaded by freezer terminal operator, Pate Stevedoring and C Read More »

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