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2014 Media Kit

Ports & Terminals

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APM Terminals acquires 50% of New Terminal in Santos

AJOT | August 19, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

APM Terminals will, subject to regulatory approval, acquire 50% of the shares in Brasil Terminal Portuario (BTP), a new container terminal being built in Santos, Brazil. APM Terminals and Terminal Investment Limited reached agreement to jointly manage t Read More »

Brazil sugar vessel loading lineup declines

AJOT | August 19, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The lineup of ships to load sugar at Brazilian ports fell last week to 115 vessels from 135 a week ago as dry weather allowed the main ports of Santos and Paranagua to move cargo, shipping agents Unimar Agenciamentos Maritimos said. Read More »

Jurong Shipyard extends their relationship with AVEVA

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

AVEVA Group one of the world's leading providers of engineering design and information management solutions for the plant, power and marine industries, announced that Jurong Shipyard, a subsidiary of Sembcorp Marine has extended its association with AV Read More »

BHP moves to secure potash export facilities

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Diversified miner BHP Billiton has reached a preliminary agreement with Port of Vancouver USA, in Washington state, regarding the location of a potash export facility.

"The port and BHP Billiton have reached preliminary agreement to proceed a Read More »

Charleston box volume up 26% in July

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The South Carolina State Ports Authority (SCSPA) Board today approved $26 million in projects, while the Port of Charleston reported a 26 percent increase in container volume last month over the same month last year.

July was the port’s stron Read More »

Port of Palm Beach sets single day record for total tonnage

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Palm Beach announced that on August 16, 2010, the Port set an all time record for the total tonnage of ships on a single day. There were a total of nine ships in the Port, with a total gross tonnage of 95,526. This eclipses the previous reco Read More »

Mobile Harbor turning basin opens

AJOT | August 15, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers delivered on August 7th a critical federal asset to the Port of Mobile. The Mobile Harbor Turning Basin cost approximately $32 million for its five year program that included study efforts, environmental clearances, desig Read More »

Brazil ports resume raw sugar loading post rains

AJOT | August 15, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Bulk sugar exports at the main Brazilian ports of Santos and Paranagua are running normally, favored by clear weather along the southeast coast but long waiting times for loading vessels are still the norm.

Although down with other markets, s Read More »

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 »

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