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Panama Ports Company receives four super post-panamax cranes

AJOT | February 17, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

Panama Ports Company (PPC), part of the Hutchison Port Holdings (HPH) Group, has taken delivery of four super post-panamax quay cranes at the port of Balboa. Read More »

Long Beach to Vote on Clean Truck Concessions

AJOT | February 17, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners will vote on Tuesday, February 19, 2008, on the final elements of a landmark Clean Trucks Program that will modernize the port trucking fleet and slash truck-related air pollution by 80 percent within five year Read More »

Ports of Tacoma and Olympia meeting

AJOT | February 17, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Port of Tacoma and Port of Olympia have scheduled a second Joint Commission Study Session regarding the feasibility of establishing an integrated rail logistics center in the South Sound region (South Sound Logistics Center). The Port Commissions w Read More »

Predicted sharp rise in Mississippi River

AJOT | February 17, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Lower Mississippi River (LMR) is currently reading 4.5 feet at the Carrollton Gauge. The river stage is predicted to rise to almost 9.0 feet in the next 10 days. Read More »

Toll Holdings Limited Announces Acquisition Of BALtrans Holdings Limited

AJOT | February 17, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

BALtrans Holdings Limited: Toll Holdings Limited announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Toll (BVI) Limited (Toll) has received acceptances for 56.51% of the issued shares in BALtrans Holdings Limited (BALtrans), . . . Read More »

Kuehne + Nagel acquires oil business specialist Elite Airfreight Inc

AJOT | February 17, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Kuehne + Nagel announced today that it has acquired Elite Airfreight Inc. in Houston, TX, a market leader in the oil & gas logistics arena. Read More »

YRC Worldwide Inc. Units To Close 27 Service Centers-DJ

AJOT | February 17, 2008 | Intermodal

Press reports have indicated that YRC Worldwide Inc. announced that two of its subsidiaries will close a combined 27 service centers and take $10 million in charges related to the move. The Company's USF Holland unit will close six service centers located Read More »

WTO report on Mexico notes progress but higher productivity is required

AJOT | February 17, 2008 | International Trade

Since its previous review in 2002, Mexico has continued with the gradual and unilateral liberalization of its trade regime. It has also concluded new free-trade agreements, conducting 85 per cent of its trade with preferential partners. Mexico economic pe Read More »

Iberia’s bid for Spanair might strengthen carrier

AJOT | February 17, 2008 | Air Cargo

Iberia's plan to bid for rival Spanair may help the flag carrier as its dominance is eaten away by high-speed trains and low-cost airlines but an ageing fleet and rickety business make it a bit of a gamble, analysts said. Iberia said it would make a joint Read More »

Monuments for Centennial of Japanese Emigration to Brazil

AJOT | February 17, 2008 | Liner Shipping

TOKYO - Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL, President: Akimitsu Ashida) today announced the departure of the containership MOL Wisdom from Yokohama, transporting stone monuments to Brazil to commemorate the centennial anniversary of Japanese emigration to Bra Read More »

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd.

AJOT | February 17, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. ("K" Line) is pleased to announce joining Central-China/Red Sea (CRS) Service presently operated by Hapag Lloyd (HL) and Wan Hai Lines (WHL). Read More »

APL launches new Baltic feeder service

AJOT | February 17, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Singapore-based Neptune Orient Lines' container shipping arm APL has launched a new feeder service linking Tallinn (Estonia) and St Petersburg (Russia) with Northern Europe, Asia and the Americas. Read More »

Four new Super Post-Panamax Cranes arrive at Port of Savannah

AJOT | February 12, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) announced today the arrival of four new Super Post-Panamax cranes at the Port of Savannah. The cranes traveled aboard the Dockwise Swift for a total distance of approximately 15,000 nautical miles to the GPA's Garden Cit Read More »

Economy means slow growth for retail container traffic

AJOT | February 12, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

Traffic at the nation's major retail container ports will see weak or even negative growth compared with last year for the next several months as the nation's economic slowdown continues, according to the monthly Port Tracker report released today by the Read More »

SCI Philadelphia to award ‘Spirit of the Port Award’ to Uwe Schulz for contributions to . . .

AJOT | February 12, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

Uwe Schulz, who has been active in the Delaware River maritime community for some 35 years, will be honored with the Spirit of the Port award by the Seamen's Church Institute of Philadelphia and South Jersey at a industry-wide luncheon on April 10, 2008. Read More »

Carmichael Conference addresses future of American transportation

AJOT | February 12, 2008 | International Trade

A two-day conference named in honor of Gil Carmichael, Senior Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Intermodal Transportation Institute at the University of Denver, was sponsored by the Boston-based National Corridors Initiative on January 28-29. The Read More »

Schneider National Intermodal names primary rail providers

AJOT | February 12, 2008 | International Trade

Schneider National, Inc., a premier provider of transportation, logistics and intermodal services, announced today that it is consolidating its network of primary rail providers and simplifying its container/trailer pool operations to further enhance its Read More »

Cars on the fast track thanks to Emirates SkyCargo

AJOT | February 12, 2008 | Air Cargo

Emirates SkyCargo will be watching this weekend's GP2 and Speedcars Asia Series race with a great sense of pride. Earlier this week the cargo arm of Emirates Airline transported the last of the 26 GP2 cars, 20 Speedcars and all of their spare parts from D Read More »

Vessel and personnel shortages changing the dynamic of today’s project cargo market

AJOT | February 12, 2008 | Liner Shipping

The skyrocketing costs of energy, and shortages of specialized vessels, equipment and experienced personnel are key factors behind the rising costs of project cargo transport these days. However, says Michael Ruediger, Project Chartering Director in the H Read More »

Paper rolls into the Port of Baltimore

AJOT | February 11, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

The Maryland Port Administration (MPA) announced today that Myllykoski (MILL-UH-KOSS-KEE), a family-owned international paper company headquartered in Europe, has begun bringing rolled paper into the Port of Baltimore as part of a new annual contract. The Read More »

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