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Metro Ports announces new president

AJOT | August 15, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Metro Ports, a holding of Nautilus International Holding Corp., recently announced the appointment of James Dillman to the position of president, Metro Ports.

As Metro Ports president, Dillman is in charge of Metropolitan Stevedore Co., South Read More »

Indonesia to build new container port in Jakarta

AJOT | August 15, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Indonesia's state port firm will start building a new container terminal in Jakarta this year to cope with overflowing volumes at the main shipment hub in Indonesia's capital as trade grows.

The first phase of the 22 trillion rupiah ($2.45 bi Read More »

Port of Rotterdam throughput back on track

AJOT | August 15, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

In the first half of 2010, 213 million tons of cargo were handled, 14.8% up on the same period of 2009. Outgoing trade rose by 15% to 62 million tons, incoming by 14.7% to 150 million tons. The handling of bulk cargo increased by 14.3%, to 146 million ton Read More »

Port of LB Harbor Commission approves bridge project

AJOT | August 15, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners on August 9, unanimously approved a plan to replace the aging Gerald Desmond Bridge with a new, nearly $1 billion span that will accommodate future traffic needs and dramatically improve safety for vessels and Read More »

Port of Vancouver Commission approves sale to Farwest Steel

AJOT | August 15, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Vancouver USA announced the sale of 20 acres of industrial land to Farwest Steel Corporation, one of the leading distributors, processors and fabricators of specialty steel products in the Northwest. The sale was approved unanimously by the p Read More »

Brazil sugar industry sees port jams as one-off

AJOT | August 09, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

A senior Brazil sugar industry official rejected the notion that the country's congested ports needed to expand capacity to better handle export surges, saying current conditions were a one-time anomaly.

Unprecedented queues of vessels have d Read More »

ICTSI 1H net income up 83% to US$42.4 million

AJOT | August 05, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) has reported consolidated unaudited financial results for the six months ended 30 June 2010, posting first half revenue from port operations of US$246.9 million, an increase of 31 percent over the US Read More »

Ports, retail lift Hutchison to forecast-beating H1

AJOT | August 05, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Hutchison Whampoa is set for a strong second-half due to a rebounding global economy, after a strong performance in its ports and retail divisions helped billionaire Li Ka-shing's flagship conglomerate post a forecast-busting first-half profit.

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Port Metro Vancouver launches Blue Circle Award for shipping

AJOT | August 05, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Port Metro Vancouver is launching its new Blue Circle Award for the EcoAction Program for Shipping, a user-friendly financial incentive for shipping lines that reduce emissions of their ocean-going vessels. A global leader in Port sustainability, Port Met Read More »

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