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Project Cargo / Heavy Lift Bi-Annial

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Metro Ports promotes Johnson to VP Business Development

AJOT | February 01, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Metro Ports, a holding of Nautilus International Holding Corp., recently announced the promotion of Brian Johnson to vice president of business development from director of strategic analysis and contracts.

In his new position, Johnson will focus mai Read More »

GPA selects Lynch as COO

AJOT | February 01, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Georgia Ports Authority’s (GPA) Executive Director Curtis J. Foltz announced that Griffith Lynch will assume the position of Chief Operating Officer effective mid-March 2011.

“Griff has an excellent record of achievement and advancement in his career Read More »

GPA posts 20% TEU increase for 2010

AJOT | February 01, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Georgia Ports Authority’s (GPA) Executive Director Curtis J. Foltz announced the Port of Savannah experienced nearly 20-percent growth in twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) for calendar year 2010 with 2,826,308 TEUs, a record for the Authority. Read More »

GPA, SEDA & LEA sign joint resolution

AJOT | February 01, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Leaders from the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA), Savannah Economic Development Authority (SEDA) and Lowcountry Economic Alliance (LEA) signed a joint resolution recognizing that maintaining strong port capacity and deepening both the Savannah and Charlesto Read More »

Schleicher named JAXPORT Executive Vice President

AJOT | February 01, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

The Jacksonville (FL) Port Authority Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer Paul Anderson announced the promotion of Roy Schleicher to the position of Executive Vice President of the public seaport authority.

Schleicher previously served as Read More »

LaGrange touts container gains at the Port of New Orleans

AJOT | February 01, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Port of New Orleans President and CEO Gary LaGrange announced container volumes at the Port rose 31 percent in 2010, compared to 2009.

LaGrange made the announcement during the Port’s monthly Board of Commissioners meeting. In 2010, the Napoleon Avenu Read More »

ICTSI Poland starts using MHC

AJOT | February 01, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Baltic Container Terminal (BCT) in Poland recently handled its first heavy cargo using its new Liebherr LHM-400 mobile harbor crane (MHC) from sister company Tartous International Container Terminal (TICT) in Tartous, Syria. The MHC took only 30 minutes Read More »

Premium Article  Arctic more than a blip on China’s radar screen

George Lauriat | January 23, 2011 | Energy | International Trade | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

Although it does not possess an inch of Arctic coastline, the economic potential of the region is clearly important to China’s global aspirations.

At a conference in Montreal on Arctic shipping late last year, the intervention of a Chinese spe Read More »

Premium Article  Canada’s Arctic shipping vanguard

Leo Ryan | January 23, 2011 | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

For decades, a select group of Canadian shipping firms have been actively involved in delivering vital supplies to remote communities in the Far North and transporting mineral products to foreign markets from arguably the world’s harshest region. Their ve Read More »

Premium Article  GPA sits well with trade mix

Karen Thuermer | January 23, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

If recent Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) throughput figures are any indication of how far the economy has improved since the recession hit in 2008, businesses should have a reason to feel optimistic. Overall GPA throughput rose 19.9 percent in 2010 versus Read More »

Premium Article  Port of Brunswick shows healthy growth

Karen Thuermer | January 23, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Besides the top headlines regarding the Georgia Port Authority’s (GPA) Port of Savannah, its Port of Brunswick is also showing cargo volume improvements.

By Karen E. Thuermer, AJOT Read More »

Premium Article  GPA prepares for SHEP

Karen Thuermer | January 23, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Facilitating global trade through strategic U.S. East Coast gateways, while creating opportunities for 9 million Georgians, the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) is a catalyst for international trade and investment.
But with more steamship line compan Read More »

Premium Article  From Hamburg to Xingang on a Pearl String

AJOT | January 23, 2011 | Breakbulk & Projects | Ports & Terminals

Extraordinary shipments are a rather common sight at the Wallmann terminal in Hamburg, Germany. The terminal, in which the breakbulk, heavylift and project cargo expert Rickmers-Linie holds a share of just over 25 per cent, specialises in the handling of Read More »

Premium Article  Bringing wind power to the Midwest

Peter Buxbaum | January 23, 2011 | Breakbulk & Projects | Energy | Ports & Terminals

Ports of Indiana - Burns Harbor experience spike in project cargoes thanks to massive green technology shipments.
The Ports of Indiana - Burns Harbor recently announced that it had handled ten times the project cargo in 2010 than it did the Read More »

Nordana’s Mediterranean Service to call Savannah

AJOT | January 23, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Nordana has announced that its Mediterranean service will be making regularly-scheduled, direct vessel calls in Georgia at the Port of Savannah. This enhancement to the service will commence with the sailing of the M/V Schackenborg on March 5th. Read More »

Arch Coal moves for second Pacific export facility

AJOT | January 23, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Arch Coal Inc said it signed an agreement for a Canadian Pacific Coast shipping terminal as part of its strategy to export more coal to Asian markets.

The deal with Canadian Crown Corp Ridley Terminals Inc to use the marine terminal near Prince Rupert Read More »

Debt-ridden Dubai World sees improving profitabilty

AJOT | January 23, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Dubai World, the Gulf emirate's flagship conglomerate that has restructured $25 billion in debt, expects recovery in its critical businesses such as ports and free trade zones, a government statement said.

"The board of directors voiced confidence in Read More »

Port of Long Beach posts record gains in 2010

AJOT | January 23, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Containerized cargo at the Port of Long Beach increased by 1.2 million units in 2010, the largest single increase of any seaport in the United States, according to year-end totals.

Port shipping terminals moved a total of 6.3 million twenty-foot equiv Read More »

South Carolina port volume up 17% in 2010

AJOT | January 23, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Charleston closed 2010 with a nearly 17 percent increase in container volume, capping a year marked by new shipping services, statewide business initiatives and the arrival of the biggest ships on the East Coast.

December marked the twelft Read More »

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