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New Secretary General for Intercargo

AJOT | October 22, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

At their Annual Meeting, Intercargo members endorsed the planned succession of Secretary General from Roger Holt to Rob Lomas with effect from today's meeting, with Mr Holt staying on for a further year as Consultant Director to promote Intercargo and its Read More »

Canada ports group the leading voice of Canadian ports

AJOT | October 22, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

Gaétan Boivin, President and CEO of the Trois-Rivières Port Authority, and newly elected Chair of the Association of Canadian Port Authorities (ACPA), says the Association’s recent annual conference held in Saint John clearly shows Canada’s ports provide Read More »

GAC clinches award at 2008 Seatrade Middle East & Indian Subcontinent Awards

AJOT | October 22, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

Global shipping and logistics services provider GAC has won the coveted “Transport/Logistics/Freight Award” at the 2008 Seatrade Middle East and Indian Subcontinent (MEIS) Awards, the premier awards event for the region’s shipping industry. It is the seco Read More »

HTS pre-configured CCR gantries with built-in equipment

AJOT | October 22, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

Hi-Tech Solutions, Ltd. (HTS), a developer and provider of optical character recognition (OCR) computer vision systems, announced that it has begun providing a pre-configured container code recognition (CCR) gantry for ports and railway stations. The uniq Read More »

Maj. Gen. (USAR) Sanders joins Port of Corpus Christi

AJOT | October 22, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Corpus Christi announced Maj. Gen. (USAR) Maynard “Sandy” Sanders will assume the role of Deputy Port Director of Operations and Business Development effective November 3, 2008. Read More »

Port of Brunswick: Realizing new potential

AJOT | October 22, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

During the annual Brunswick State of the Port, Executive Director for the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) Doug J. Marchand, announced the Port of Brunswick handled more than 2.6 million tons of cargo, an eight-percent increase, setting a new record for tota Read More »

Jasper Ocean Terminal Board of Directors Retain Program Manager

AJOT | October 22, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The Jasper Ocean Terminal Joint Project Office Board of Directors agreed today to retain program management services to develop feasibility studies, quantify capital needs and perform overall management for the Jasper Ocean Terminal. Read More »

DCT Gdansk celebrates first year in business

AJOT | October 22, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

In October, the Polish deepwater container terminal DCT Gdansk celebrated its first birthday with a large reception party, attended by close to 300 people. Amongst invited guests were to be found representatives of freight forwarders, shipping lines and r Read More »

United Fresh Produce Association supply chain technology & logistics program

AJOT | October 22, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

United Fresh Produce Association has announced that the association will establish a new Supply Chain Technology & Logistics Program to serve its members in all areas of supply chain management, including transportation, cold chain quality control, inform Read More »

Schneider National Bulk sharpens emergency skills

AJOT | October 22, 2008 | Intermodal

Schneider National, Inc., a provider of transportation, intermodal and logistics services with over 40 years of experience in bulk specialty chemical transportation, closed out September (Disaster Preparedness Month) by hosting an emergency preparedness e Read More »

CSX reports record Q3 earnings

AJOT | October 22, 2008 | Intermodal

CSX Corporation reported third quarter 2008 earnings from continuing operations of $382 million, or 94 cents per share. This represents a 40% increase from the same period last year. In 2007, CSX reported third quarter earnings of $297 million from contin Read More »

Penske Truck Leasing joins EPA’s SmartWaySM

AJOT | October 22, 2008 | Intermodal

Penske Truck Leasing announced its collective support and participation in the SmartWaySM Transport Partnership, an innovative collaboration between the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the freight industry designed to increase energy efficien Read More »

Seaspan takes delivery of 4th new containership in 2008

AJOT | October 22, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Seaspan Corporation announced that it accepted delivery of the CSCL Lima, a 2,500 TEU newbuilding. The new containership, which was constructed by Jiangsu Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., expands Seaspan's current operating fleet to 33 vessels with 35 Read More »

CMA CGM expands coverage between Europe, Indian Ocean Islands

AJOT | October 22, 2008 | Liner Shipping

CMA CGM Group and its subsidiary DELMAS announced the launching, end of November 2008, of a new weekly service dedicated to the Indian Ocean Islands: Mascareignes Express Read More »

Tilden & Bloom to receive 2008

AJOT | October 22, 2008 | Liner Shipping

The Containerization & Intermodal Institute (CII) will present the 2008 Connie Awards this year to Douglas Tilden, Chairman of Ports America Group and Ken Bloom, Chief Executive Officer for INTTRA. The industry-wide luncheon will take place on Monday, Dec Read More »

Premium Article  Dubai continues to fly high

Karen Thuermer | October 12, 2008 | Air Cargo

Ned Laird, managing director of Air Cargo Management Group in Seattle, was quoted last year by the Puget Sound Business Journal as stating that limited space for air cargo expansion at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport has been limited the airport’s ca Read More »

Premium Article  VIRGINIA PORTS 2008 - Virginia ports put on boxing gloves for trade

Karen Thuermer | October 12, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The clock is ticking, and if all goes as scheduled, in six years the Panama Canal extension will be completed, thereby removing constraints that exist for trade today. Read More »

Premium Article  Mediterranean / Middle East / Africa Ports & Trade - Despite congestion, DP World expands in Gulf…

Karen Thuermer | October 12, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

In the early 1990s, Dubai was already hailing itself as the Hong Kong of the Middle East, although at that time, the UAE-emirate was virtually unknown. The reason, promoters contended, was its strategic geographic location halfway between Europe and the F Read More »

Premium Article  Mediterranean / Middle East / Africa Ports & Trade - African Global Competitiveness Initiative

George Lauriat | October 12, 2008 | International Trade | Ports & Terminals

In 2006, the Bush Administration launched the African Global Competitiveness Initiative (AGCI) to build services and promote trade between the US and Africa. With the global economic crisis and a change of administrations only months away, will the Initia Read More »

Port of Tacoma authorizes agreement with Union Pacific

AJOT | October 12, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Tacoma Commission authorized Port Executive Director Timothy J. Farrell to sign a lease and operating agreement with Union Pacific Railroad. Read More »

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