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Project Cargo / Heavy Lift Bi-Annial

South Carolina Ports

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2014 Media Kit

Breakbulk & Projects

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Inland waterways offer cost advantages, available capacity

AJOT | June 10, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The number of barges plying 12,000 miles of US rivers rose in 2006 for the first time in eight years, according to an annual study published earlier this year. Barge numbers rise and fall for a variety of reasons, but industry experts say the increase las Read More »

PRPA announces start of channel-deepening project

AJOT | June 10, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

Amid much fanfare, a day sought after by the Philadelphia regional maritime industry for more than two decades finally arrived when Pennsylvania Governor Edward G. Rendell announced that conflicts with New Jersey related to the Delaware River Channel Deep Read More »

VPA elects Morgan-Silvester as new Chair

AJOT | June 03, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Vancouver Port Authority's (VPA) Board of Directors announced that they have elected Sarah Morgan-Silvester as the VPA's new Chair. Morgan-Silvester replaces George A. Adams, whose term of office expired on March 17, 2007. Read More »

Industrial Dawn calls New Orleans on maiden voyage

AJOT | June 03, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The M/V Industrial Dawn, the newest heavy lift ship to join the Intermarine services fleet, recently called the Port of New Orleans on its maiden voyage. During this visit, the vessel was presented with a plaque and a Master Mariner certificate to celebr Read More »

Pasha wins two top PMA safety awards

AJOT | May 27, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

At the recent Pacific Maritime Association's (PMA) Southern California 58th Annual Safety Awards Banquet that recognized safety in the workplace for 2006, Pasha Stevedoring & Terminals operations in National City won two first place awards. Read More »

PMA and ILWU set course for early labor talks

AJOT | May 27, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) and the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) have agreed to pursue an early start to labor contact negotiations with the goal of reaching an agreement prior to the expiration of their current six-year l Read More »

Philadelphia port coalition praises PA governor

AJOT | May 27, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Maritime Stakeholders Group hailed Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell's announcement that the Food Distribution Center would not be built on Navy Yard property as "the first step in developing the world-class international Port of Philadelphia." Read More »

Premium Article  BREAKBULK 2007 - A comeback story: New Orleans and breakbulk

Peter Buxbaum | May 20, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects | Ports & Terminals

Surging breakbulk cargo imports have led the way as the Port of New Orleans continues on its road to recovery following the catastrophe of Hurricane Katrina nearly two years ago. New Orleans lost one-third of its container capacity in the storm and contai Read More »

Premium Article  BREAKBULK 2007 - Moving with the wind

Leo Quigley | May 20, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects | Energy | Alternative

Wind once moved the world’s cargo ships. Today, cargo ships move equipment to catch the wind and generate energy to support America’s energy-dependant way of life. Read More »

Premium Article  BREAKBULK 2007 - To “infinity and beyond” for Rickmers

Karen Thuermer | May 20, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

In October 2006, a photograph taken of Rickmers Tokyo as she left Italy bound for Asia showed the range of cargo carried on a typical round-the-world voyage for Hamburg-based Rickmers-Linie. As she departed, every square foot of deck space was utilized, a Read More »

Premium Article  BREAKBULK 2007 - Cemex builds for the future

Karen Thuermer | May 20, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

In 2012, the world will focus on London as athletes from around the globe gather to participate in the Summer Olympic Games and 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. But long before the Olympic Torch is lit and the crowds amass, contractors will begin the en Read More »

Port of Halifax and Suez Canal Authority enter into MOU

AJOT | May 20, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Halifax Port Authority and the Suez Canal Authority have entered into a memorandum of understanding. This agreement is aimed at generating new business by promoting the all water route between Asia and the Indian Subcontinent by moving cargo through t Read More »

AIGGIG enters into agreement to purchase MTC Holdings

AJOT | May 20, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

AIG Global Investment Group (AIGGIG) and Christopher Redlich, Jr. announced that Highstar Harbor Holdings III, Inc., a subsidiary of AIG Highstar Capital (Highstar), entered into a definitive agreement with Redlich to purchase 100% of MTC Holdings (MTCH). Read More »

SCSPA signs four-year contract for Suez Service with TNWA

AJOT | May 20, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The South Carolina State Ports Authority (SCSPA) has signed a new four-year agreement with The New World Alliance (TNWA), securing current business and adding a weekly, all-water service through the Suez Canal that connects Charleston to Southeast Asia an Read More »

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