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Port of Charleston launches truck replacement program

AJOT | September 27, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

The South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) has launched a new voluntary program to help truck owners replace older trucks with newer, cleaner rigs. That means truckers can earn some extra green, while they go green at the same time.

Seaport Truck Air Read More »

Philippines International Container will bid for Greek ports

AJOT | September 14, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Philippines-based International Container (ICTS) will make an offer to buy the two main Greek ports if the government were to make them available for sale, the port operator's chief said.

Enrique Razon, chairman and president of ICTS, told Reuters in Read More »

Syria’s ports suffer as unrest hits economy

AJOT | September 14, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

From his window on the corniche of Syria's Mediterranean port city of Tartous, an international shipper bemoans the change since a popular uprising six months ago engulfed the country and dealt a heavy blow to its economy.

"At night, ship lights made Read More »

Premium Article  Albacor transports tunnel boring machine from Rotterdam to Miami

AJOT | September 11, 2011 | Breakbulk & Projects | Ports & Terminals

Albacor Shipping New York handled the transport of one tunnel boring machine to Miami, FL. The tunnel boring machine will be used to drill a tunnel between Watson Island and the Port of Miami.

The cargo, total 8700 CBM, included the Main Drive which w Read More »

Premium Article  A harbinger of recovery?

Peter Buxbaum | September 11, 2011 | Breakbulk & Projects | Ports & Terminals

Growth in Burns Harbor project cargo shows America is retooling
What does it say about the United States economy when more project cargoes are moving into American ports?

It says that U.S. businesses are recapitalizing and preparing comp Read More »

Premium Article  Project cargo a mainstay of Port of Albany

Peter Buxbaum | September 11, 2011 | Breakbulk & Projects | Ports & Terminals

Proximity to GE Schenectady is key
GE Energy, a division of General Electric, is headquartered in Schenectady, N.Y., and Schenectady is a short half hour drive to the state capital of Albany in upstate New York. Since GE Energy is a major ex Read More »

Premium Article  Traffic diversity keeps PMV on an even keel says Port President

Leo Quigley | September 11, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Port Metro Vancouver’s mid-year report, while showing a drop in some traffic segments and significant increases in others, indicates that Canada’s largest port has experienced a relatively balanced year so far in 2011. And, Robin Sylvester, President and Read More »

Premium Article  Cargo recovery gathers momentum on Canada’s East Coast

Leo Ryan | September 11, 2011 | International Trade | Ports & Terminals

Throughout the Canadian ports on the Atlantic Coast, the St. Lawrence River and on the Great Lakes, the recession is past history. Cargo volumes are either approaching or exceeding 2008 levels.

In some cases, the 2010 bounce-back reached double digits Read More »

Premium Article  Canadian ports assess potential of natural resources boom

Leo Ryan | September 11, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

The tremendous increase in development of Canada’s natural resources, in response especially to feverish foreign demand led by China, has not failed to grab the attention of senior Canadian port officials. This was, indeed, the major theme of the annual c Read More »

New cranes arrive at JAXPORT’s Blount Island

AJOT | September 11, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

JAXPORT’s two new container cranes arrived at the Blount Island Marine Terminal this week. The cranes are worth $10 million each, stand 170 feet tall and weigh 1.050 tons. Each crane boasts a 145 foot front reach and can lift 50 long tons of cargo. They Read More »

Port of Indiana ships ArcelorMittal steel to Macedonia

AJOT | September 11, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Indiana-made steel is headed from the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor to the Republic of Macedonia. The shipment – made up of 18,000 metric tons of hot-rolled steel coils – was produced at ArcelorMittal’s Burns Harbor facility. The steel will ship to Thessal Read More »

Barnhart Crane & Rigging opens branch at Port of Monroe, MI

AJOT | September 11, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Barnhart Crane & Rigging has opened its newest branch at the Port of Monroe, MI. The Port of Monroe, Michigan's only port on Lake Erie, is located 35 miles south of Detroit, MI and 17 miles north of Toledo, OH. Barnhart's new Eastern Michigan branch adds Read More »

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