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2014 Media Kit

Ports & Terminals

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Adani says India ready for huge coal import boom

AJOT | September 30, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

India's Adani expects Asia's No.3 economy to have the infrastructure in place to handle a surge in domestic coal demand from power, steel and cement industries, a senior executive said.

Coal powers more than half of India's electricity plants Read More »

South Africa’s Transnet studying, rail port expansion

AJOT | September 30, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

South Africa's logistics group Transnet said that it would this year complete a study to expand the rail infrastructure leading to the Richards Bay Coal Terminal and for another port.

South Africa is a major exporter of coal to power stations Read More »

GPA posts 22% growth for August

AJOT | September 30, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Georgia Ports Authority’s (GPA) Executive Director Curtis J. Foltz announced the GPA experienced 22-percent container growth in August and has recorded nine consecutive months of double-digit growth.

“August represented the second highest tot Read More »

Premium Article  The compelling case for the US Marine Highway

Stas Margaronis | September 26, 2010 | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

Building a “marine highway” could save money, add jobs, help build the economy and cut air emissions but does the US have the political will to overcome historical obstacles?

As Congress struggles to find the $450 billion to pay for th Read More »

Premium Article  Heartland Corridor also draws attention of Canadian East Coast ports

Leo Ryan | September 26, 2010 | International Trade | Ports & Terminals

In what some industry stakeholders have described as a “game-changer” in North American intermodal transportation, the significant upgrade to the rail route of Norfolk Southern (NS) between the busy Virginia ports and the big Midwest hubs of Columbus, O Read More »

Premium Article  Port of Long Beach’s $3 billion modernization

Stas Margaronis | September 26, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Long Beach is embarking on three projects with a price tag of $3 billion to accommodate the new generation of container vessels with a 10,000 to 12,000 teu capacity as well as improve cargo-moving efficiencies and reduce air pollution. Abo Read More »

Ceres Terminals appoints LaForgia

AJOT | September 26, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Ceres Terminals Incorporated announced the appointment of Anthony LaForgia as Vice President of Ceres Atlantic Terminals, Inc., operating in New York and New Jersey, effective October 1, 2010.

Mr. LaForgia replaces Gary Lesnevich who is retir Read More »

Port of Baltimore cargo business recovering from difficult 2009

AJOT | September 26, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Governor Martin O’Malley announced that some of the key commodities of the Port of Baltimore’s public marine terminals are rebounding from one of the worst economic downturns in U.S. history. Comparing Fiscal Year 2010 (July 2009- June 2010) with Fiscal Y Read More »

Charleston enhances breakbulk handling

AJOT | September 26, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Charleston’s breakbulk-handling capabilities just got a big lift.
The barge-mounted Charleston Giant heavy-lift crane, already the largest floating crane in the Southeast, has increased its certified load capacity from 450 short tons (9 Read More »

Port Manatee wins Marine Highway Grant

AJOT | September 26, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Port Manatee will share $3.34 million in grant funds with the Port of Brownsville, Texas for their successful joint application supporting U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood’s America’s Marine Highway Initiative. Read More »

Brazil port sugar delays seen easing next season

AJOT | September 26, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Investment in Brazilian ports and higher forecasts for Indian output are set to prevent a repeat of severe loading delays for the new sugar crop next year, but terminals will be pressured to meet booming demand. Read More »

Derailed train damages S.Africa iron ore line

AJOT | September 26, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

South Africa's Palabora Mining said its magnetite exports would be hit after a derailed train damaged a bridge on the railway line linking its mine with the ports of Richards Bay and Maputo. Read More »

Charleston nets new breakbulk service

AJOT | September 26, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Charleston’s growing breakbulk business has attracted a new regular shipping service.
Liberty Global Logistics LLC, an American-flag ocean carrier specializing in general breakbulk and roll-on/roll-off cargo, has announced regula Read More »

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