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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 »

Retail container traffic sets new record

AJOT | September 16, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

A month after hitting a record high in August, traffic at the nation's major retail container ports will see a lull in September before setting another record in October, according to the monthly Port Tracker report released by the National Retail Read More »

Hong Kong shipping register hits new tonnage mark

AJOT | September 16, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The cargo throughput of the Hong Kong port has continued to increase in the past decade and the gross tonnage of ships registered in Hong Kong had now topped 35 million, said Director of Marine, Mr. Roger Tupper. Read More »

SC judge tosses out Conservation League challenges

AJOT | September 16, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

A state administrative law judge has dismissed the South Carolina Coastal Conservation League's (SCCCL) challenges of state permits for the new port access road and marine terminal at the former Navy Base in Charleston. Read More »

APM Terminals Virginia container terminal opens

AJOT | September 16, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

APM Terminals Virginia officially opened its new $450 million, 291-acre container terminal (on 576 acres of land) to serve customers in the Hampton Roads region. This world-class maritime center, the third-largest container terminal in the United States, Read More »

Thamesport welcomes traffic boost

AJOT | September 09, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

Thamesport (London), Limited has welcomed the largest vessel ever handled at the Port. The 352m Adrian Maersk operates on Maersk's AE1 Far East service. This latest call by the world's largest container Line at Thamesport will be followed, on Sunday 2nd Read More »

Port of Stockton dedicates new expressway

AJOT | September 09, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Port of Stockton, CA, recently dedicated its new Port of Stockton Expressway that connects the Port of Stockton's West Complex, formerly the US Navy's Rough & Ready Island, to California State Highway 4. Read More »

Board of public works approves MPA wetlands license

AJOT | September 03, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

Governor Martin O'Malley and the Board of Public Works approved a wetlands license to the Maryland Port Administration (MPA) to clean up and develop one of the most contaminated areas of Baltimore Harbor. The area, referred to as Masonville, is located n Read More »

Charleston approves demolition on new terminal site

AJOT | September 03, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The SC State Ports Authority (SCSPA) Board of Directors approved $7.4 million in terminal improvement and investment projects, including a demolition contract that clears the slate for port expansion at the former Navy Base. Read More »

Port of Oakland mobile shoreside power test is a success

AJOT | September 03, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Port of Oakland, Wittmar Engineering and Construction, Inc., APL, Bay Area Air Quality Management District and Pacific Gas & Electric, have successfully completed a test on 'LNG mobile shoreside power.' Some ships can turn off their main engines and Read More »

Maher partners with Kalmar to launch Prince Rupert operations

AJOT | August 26, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

Maher Terminals of Canada Corp has opted to outfit its new container handling operations at Fairview Terminal in Prince Rupert, British Columbia, Canada with multiple types of Kalmar equipment. The New Jersey-based marine terminal operator has ordered in Read More »

Year of momentum at South Carolina Ports

AJOT | August 26, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The SC State Ports Authority (SCSPA) has closed its latest fiscal year, capping off a period of momentum and key accomplishments that included the groundbreaking for a new container terminal, significant new equipment deliveries and increased productivity Read More »

Construction of SITV Underway

AJOT | August 26, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

Hutchison Port Holdings (HPH) and joint venture partner Saigon Investment Construction & Commerce Company Limited (SICC) celebrated today the commencement of construction works for Saigon International Terminals Vietnam Limited (SITV). The occasion was ma Read More »

Port of Seattle to enter labor agreement for terminal projects

AJOT | August 19, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Port of Seattle Commission has agreed to enter Project Labor Agreements (PLA) for two new construction projects in the Seattle harbor, including conversion of Terminal 30 into a container terminal, and expansion of Terminal 91 as a base for cruise shi Read More »

Groundbreaking for West Vancouver Freight Access Project

AJOT | August 19, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

United States Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) spent part of the Congressional Recess today at the Port of Vancouver USA's Terminal 1 assisting in the groundbreaking for the West Vancouver Freight Access Project, which will provide congestion relief on the mai Read More »

Kwon appointed new Maritime Director at Port of Oakland

AJOT | August 12, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Port of Oakland Board of Port Commissioners has appointed James J. Kwon as its new Director of Maritime. Mr. Kwon was previously the President and CEO of Total Terminals International, LLC in Long Beach, California. The Commission announced the appoi Read More »

Gutierrez touts record US exports at Port of Charleston

AJOT | August 12, 2007 | Breakbulk & Projects

US Commerce Secretary Carlos Gutierrez and US Senator Jim DeMint today met with Charleston business leaders and touted the importance of exports to South Carolina and the United States as they toured the Port of Charleston, one of the busiest container po Read More »

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