Ports & Terminals

February cargo rises 37% in Long Beach

AJOT | March 14, 2013 | Ports & Terminals

Port of Long Beach terminals saw a dramatic increase in cargo in February, moving 36.6 percent more containers compared to the same month one year ago - including a nearly 46 percent surge in imports and a 17.2 percent jump in exports. Read More »

ISS warns of Asian gypsy moth regulations for North American ports

AJOT | March 14, 2013 | Ports & Terminals

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime services provider, is advising of Asian Gypsy Moth (AGM) regulations for vessels arriving at North American ports this summer issued by the US Department of Agriculture and Canadian Food Inspe Read More »

Konecranes to supply one of the world’s largest Goliath Gantry Cranes to Brazlian Shipyard

AJOT | March 14, 2013 | Ports & Terminals

In March 2013 Konecranes received a major order for a Goliath gantry crane from Brazilian shipyard Estaleiro Enseada do Paraguaçu (“EEP”). The high-tech Goliath crane, which will be one of the largest gantry cranes in the world, will be taken into operati Read More »

Moduslink opts for the Netherlands

AJOT | March 14, 2013 | Ports & Terminals

American company Moduslink is opening a European distribution center in Venray, with an area of 15,000 m2 and employing 350-500 people to serve its customers. Moduslink is a large American logistic services provider specialized in storage, assembly and di Read More »

Moduslink opts for the Netherlands

AJOT | March 14, 2013 | Ports & Terminals

American company Moduslink is opening a European distribution center in Venray, with an area of 15,000 m2 and employing 350-500 people to serve its customers. Moduslink is a large American logistic services provider specialized in storage, assembly and di Read More »

Port of Stockton selects SSA Marine as terminal operator for its M-580 Marine Highway Containers-on-

AJOT | March 14, 2013 | Ports & Terminals

Port of Stockton selects SSA Marine as terminal operator for its M-580 Marine Highway Containers-on-Barge Service

The Port of Stockton, Calif., has selected SSA Marine to manage the port's terminal for the new M-580 Marine Highway Corridor service be Read More »

Regal Logistics and RIDEMAKERZ bring import business to Southern CA ports

AJOT | March 14, 2013 | Ports & Terminals

Regal Logistics has announced that RIDEMAKERZ —a company that inspires kids to build their own one-of-a-kind toy cars—will use its new Los Angeles Distribution Center (DC) to import and distribute toys to its Southern California store beginning in March. Read More »

Curto, President of New York Shipping Association, makes statement on the settlement of local condit

AJOT | March 14, 2013 | Ports & Terminals

Curto, President of New York Shipping Association, makes statement on the settlement of local conditions for New NYSA-ILA collective bargaining agreement

"This Agreement will allow us to begin an evolutionary progression of meaningful change that wil Read More »

PTP announces Hilton as new CEO

AJOT | March 13, 2013 | Ports & Terminals

PTP, Malaysia’s largest container terminal operator, has appointed Glen Hilton as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with effect from March 1, 2013. Read More »

Metro Ports celebrates 90 years

AJOT | March 13, 2013 | Ports & Terminals

Metropolitan Stevedore Co., established in 1923 in Southern California and with business roots dating back to the 1850s Gold Rush era through its original San Francisco parent corporation, California Stevedore and Ballast Co., is celebrating its 90th a Read More »

APM Terminals to sell Zeebrugge stake to China Shipping Terminal

AJOT | March 13, 2013 | Ports & Terminals

A.P. Moller-Maersk has signed a deal to sell a 24 percent stake in APM Terminals Zeebrugge to China Shipping Terminal, the company said. Read More »

Brazil dock workers delay March strike

AJOT | March 13, 2013 | Ports & Terminals

Brazilian dock workers have postponed a 24-hour nationwide strike planned for March 19 to allow more time to negotiate with the government, an umbrella unit that represents them said. Read More »

Virginia TEUs up 7.9% in February

AJOT | March 13, 2013 | Ports & Terminals

Cargo volumes at The Port of Virginia continued their positive trend in February as the number of TEUs handled that month grew 7.9 percent when compared with the same month last year. Read More »

IDB President visits Panama Canal new locks construction

AJOT | March 12, 2013 | Ports & Terminals

The President of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Luis Alberto Moreno, visited the construction site of the new locks in Colon province, in the Atlantic, where he observed the progress Panama Canal Expansion works. Read More »

PTP announces Hilton as new CEO

AJOT | March 12, 2013 | Ports & Terminals

PTP, Malaysia’s largest container terminal operator, has appointed Glen Hilton as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with effect from March 1, 2012. Read More »

Port Corpus Christi anchors major partner for its La Quinta trade gateway

AJOT | March 12, 2013 | Ports & Terminals

Port Corpus Christi and other regional partners introduce a major partner for its La Quinta Trade Gateway, a multi-cargo terminal, located at the La Quinta Channel. voestalpine, the premier international steel making and processing group from Austria, an Read More »

Port Corpus Christi anchors major partner for its La Quinta trade gateway

AJOT | March 12, 2013 | Ports & Terminals

Port Corpus Christi and other regional partners introduce a major partner for its La Quinta Trade Gateway, a multi-cargo terminal, located at the La Quinta Channel. voestalpine, the premier international steel making and processing group from Austria, an Read More »

Contship Italia Group to implement Navis SPARCS N4 at five terminals

AJOT | March 11, 2013 | Ports & Terminals

Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation and the global technology standard for managing the movement of cargo through terminals, has announced that Contship Italia Group (CSI) group will implement Navis SPARCS N4 at its five terminals. Contship Italia Group Read More »

Inchcape Shipping Services appoints VP of Operations for Europe & North Africa

AJOT | March 11, 2013 | Ports & Terminals

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world’s leading maritime services provider, has announced the appointment of Clive Lane as Vice President of Operations for Europe & North Africa. Read More »

Vietnam Terminal realizes benefits of Tideworks’ Comprehensive Technology

AJOT | March 11, 2013 | Ports & Terminals

Tideworks Technology®, Inc., a premier provider of full-service terminal management and planning software solutions, hasannounced that Cai Lan International Container Terminal (CICT) has successfully implemented Tideworks’ terminal operating system (TOS) Read More »