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Chuck Raymond named

AJOT | October 09, 2005 | Liner Shipping

Charles G. (Chuck) Raymond, Chairman, CEO and President of Horizon Lines, has been named Kings Pointer of the Year 2005, by the US Merchant Marine Academy Alumni Foundation. Read More »

Crowley acquires Titan Maritime LLC

AJOT | October 09, 2005 | Liner Shipping

Crowley Maritime Corporation announced that it has acquired Titan Maritime LLC, a worldwide salvage company based in Fort Lauderdale, FL. The newly acquired company will be known as - Titan, a Crowley company. Read More »

Stormy weather buoys river barge offering

AJOT | October 09, 2005 | Liner Shipping

In the wake of Hurricane Katrina, which boosted river freight rates with the Midwest grain harvest underway, the maker and operator of dry-cargo river barges was expected to price its offering on Oct 6. Read More »

Southern California officials advance container fee notion

AJOT | October 02, 2005 | Liner Shipping

With diminishing prospects for receipt of federal funds, Southern California officials are continuing to look more seriously at other means - such as a fee imposed on shippers for each imported container - to help alleviate transportation bottlenecks. Read More »

Fuel costs a key concern for transpacific ocean carriers

AJOT | October 02, 2005 | Liner Shipping

Container shipping lines in the Transpacific Stabilization Agreement (TSA) are sounding a warning to Asia-US freight shippers that runaway fuel costs pose critical operating and financial difficulties for the trade despite fuel surcharges already in place Read More »

Wallenius Wilhelmsen names newest addition to fleet

AJOT | September 25, 2005 | Liner Shipping

A ceremony naming the newest addition to Wallenius Wilhelmsen's fleet was held on September 16th, at the Port of Baltimore, Maryland. The M/V Toronto was christened by Mrs. Elisabeth Hartmann, the wife of Arild B. Iversen, President of Wilhelmsen Lines, W Read More »

President urged to reject waiver of Jones Act

AJOT | September 25, 2005 | Liner Shipping

American shipping companies are ready to transport agricultural products in the US and a request to use foreign shipping companies instead is "unprecedented and unnecessary," the largest coalition of the American maritime industry said in a letter to Pres Read More »

Grand Alliance announces 2006 service structure

AJOT | September 25, 2005 | Liner Shipping

The member lines of the Grand Alliance, Hapag-Lloyd Container Line (HLCL), Malaysia International Shipping Corp. (MISC), Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK), and Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL), have outlined their service structure for 2006, following a resi Read More »

Port of New Orleans restarts operations

AJOT | September 18, 2005 | Liner Shipping

The Lykes Flyer, operated by CP Ships docked at the Napoleon Avenue Container Terminal Sept. 13 around 7:15 p.m. P&O Ports worked the ship during the night and it set sail the morning of Sept. 14. The ship holds the equivalent of 3,200 twenty foot long ca Read More »

TWNA extends alliance agreement to 2012

AJOT | September 18, 2005 | Liner Shipping

The New World Alliance (TNWA) partners, NOL's container shipping arm APL, Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) and Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) announced a five-year extension to their Alliance Agreement, signalling a long-term focus on working together to me Read More »

Comments onTemporary Jones Act Waiver

AJOT | September 11, 2005 | Liner Shipping

"The domestic maritime industry supports President Bush's effort to respond quickly and effectively to this terrible tragedy and is prepared to assist in any way it can. America's domestic fleet, which numbers tens of thousands of vessels manned by US cit Read More »

DOT Sec’y requests RRF ships for hurricane relief

AJOT | September 11, 2005 | Liner Shipping

New ships and oil trucks will soon be joining the planes, trains, buses and trucks involved in the massive operation to bring supplies into areas ravaged by Hurricane Katrina, according to Secretary of Transportation Norman Y. Mineta. The announcement com Read More »

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