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South Carolina Ports

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NIT South begins straddle carrier operations

AJOT | September 04, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

Thirty bright blue straddle carriers went to work recently at the south wharf of Norfolk International Terminals, ushering in the latest technology being employed to increase productivity at The Port of Virginia. Read More »

Port of Oakland initiates night gates trial project

AJOT | September 04, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Port of Oakland is initiating a trial project to extend gate hours at one of its eight international marine terminals from 6:00 pm to 2:30 am, Monday through Friday, beginning September 6. These extended hours of operation for exports only, commonly r Read More »

Shipping industry must brace for months of Katrina impact

AJOT | September 04, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

While the top official at the Port of New Orleans is hopeful that the Big Easy's port could resume operations within three to six weeks following Hurricane Katrina, the shipping industry is likely to feel the impacts of the devastating storm for months. Read More »

Vancouver work stoppage mandate seen as flawed

AJOT | August 28, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

As of August 19, the backlog of domestic containers at the Port of Vancouver's container terminals had been pared down to about 5,000 boxes according to Anne McLellan, port spokesperson. However, drivers and brokers remain reluctant to work evening and we Read More »

Panama Canal traffic up, expansion eyed

AJOT | August 28, 2005 | Breakbulk & Projects

More ships carrying more tonnage moved through the Panama Canal in the second quarter, with the Pacific-Atlantic waterway operating near capacity and authorities studying expansion. Read More »

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 »

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