Albacor Shipping move heavy transformer across USA

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects

Albacor Shipping USA, member to the WWPC in North America, through their branch in Banning ,CA handled the transport of one Transformer with 473000 Lbs ' 41 x 12'6 x 15' ' from the Port of Houston to Scurry , TX Read More »

Magdenli transports abnormal loads for wind and gas power plants through Turkey

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects

Turkish Member to the CEE, Magdenli Transport and Trade Co, recently handled the safe transportation of abnormal loads for two major Turkish power plant projects. Read More »

WWPC USA and Germany combine forces to relocate tunnel boring equipment across the Atlantic

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects

Albacor Shipping, a member to the WWPC in North America, handled the transport of two used Tunnel Boring Main Drives , each with 95 tons , from Manhattan , NY to Kehl / Germany. Read More »

Jurong Shipyard extends their relationship with AVEVA

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

AVEVA Group one of the world's leading providers of engineering design and information management solutions for the plant, power and marine industries, announced that Jurong Shipyard, a subsidiary of Sembcorp Marine has extended its association with AV Read More »

BHP moves to secure potash export facilities

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Diversified miner BHP Billiton has reached a preliminary agreement with Port of Vancouver USA, in Washington state, regarding the location of a potash export facility.

"The port and BHP Billiton have reached preliminary agreement to proceed a Read More »

Salvador named VP of Sales and Marketing

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

AMPORTS has announced the appointment of Gary Salvador to the position of Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Read More »

Charleston box volume up 26% in July

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The South Carolina State Ports Authority (SCSPA) Board today approved $26 million in projects, while the Port of Charleston reported a 26 percent increase in container volume last month over the same month last year.

July was the port’s stron Read More »

Port of Palm Beach sets single day record for total tonnage

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Palm Beach announced that on August 16, 2010, the Port set an all time record for the total tonnage of ships on a single day. There were a total of nine ships in the Port, with a total gross tonnage of 95,526. This eclipses the previous reco Read More »

Exotic debt return brewing in transport, jet bonds

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Intermodal

With structured finance markets largely moribund, some investors are taking a test drive in esoteric securitization markets backed by trains, planes and ships.

Securities backed by transportation assets and equipment leases varying from shipp Read More »

Mexico puts tariffs on more US goods in truck row

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Intermodal

Mexico expanded the list of U.S. products subject to retaliatory tariffs as it steps up pressure on Washington to settle a long-running dispute that has kept Mexican long-haul trucks off U.S. roads.

The government of President Felipe Calderon Read More »

Rebates are still available under the Conserve Nova Scotia Trucking Program

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Intermodal

The Atlantic Provinces Trucking Association announced that the deadline to apply for the Conserve Nova Scotia Energy Efficiency Incentive Program as been extended to September 30th, 2010. Read More »

US visa restrictions not WTO compatible: India official

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | International Trade

Recent visa restrictions imposed by the United States are not compatible with World Trade Organisation (WTO) regulations, a senior Indian government official said.

The U.S. Congress passed legislation to strengthen security along the border w Read More »

WTO raps EU in IT suit, Brussels complains

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | International Trade

A World Trade Organization panel gave broad backing to the United States, Japan and Taiwan in their complaint over European duties on electronics products, and told Brussels to bring its trade measures into line with international rules.

The Read More »

Envirotainer’s RAP e2 container EASA certified

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Air Cargo

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has awarded Envirotainer with the airworthiness certificate for Envirotainer's newest development, the RAP e2 container.

The Envirotainer RAP e2 container is the latest addition to the fleet of activ Read More »

DHL launches lighting retrofit program to drive its carbon efficiency improvement targets

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Air Cargo

DHL, the world's leading logistics company announced the launch of a coordinated Lighting Retrofit Program at it's Global Forwarding unit in the Americas region ' as part of an aggressive interim target of five percent CO2 efficiency improvement by the en Read More »

ANS appoints new midwest sales team in Chicago

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Air Cargo

Appointment of Valerie Hecht as Midwest regional sales manager for Airline Network Services was announced by Jens Tubbesing, chief executive of the New York-headquartered general sales agency. Read More »

Merger to give LAN, TAM edge in global air market

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Air Cargo

Brazil's TAM and Chile's LAN announced a proposed merger that would create Latin America's biggest airline by far and compete for the region's booming demand for passengers and cargo.

LAN said the merger would mean synergies of about $400 mil Read More »

Korean Air achieves record high Q2 results

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Air Cargo

Korean Air, South Korea's flagship airline, announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2010 ended June 30, 2010, which hit record high in terms of the operating revenue.

Thanks to the global economic recovery which spurred dema Read More »

NOL carried 18% more cargo

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Liner Shipping

Singapore's Neptune Orient Lines (NOL), the world's sixth-largest container shipping firm, said on Monday it carried 18 percent more containers in the four weeks to July 23 compared to a year ago. Read More »

TCC releases online schedule enquiry using ARL’S e-schedule platform

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Liner Shipping

TCC, The Containership Company, adds online schedule enquiries to their web-site using's e-Schedule web platform.

The TCC website,, now allows customers and business partners to query for suitable de Read More »